Andrea Grymes

Police investigate a shooting at a lounge in Brooklyn on Aug. 28, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Shooting At Brooklyn Lounge Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Others Hurt

The gunfire erupted around 3 a.m. inside the Buda Hookah Lounge on Flatbush Avenue in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, police said.

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New Brunswick teacher Arnold Anderson is defending himself after a principal tried to have him fired for repeated tardiness. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Suspended New Brunswick Teacher Defends Tardiness Claims

A New Brunswick, New Jersey teacher was late for work 100 times, but will keep his job.

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William Helmreich spent four years walking every block in New York City (Credit: CBS2)

Professor Talks About Walking Every NYC Block, His Book About It

He said the idea was likely ingrained in his mind after, as a boy, his father would take him on random trips to city neighborhoods.


Flash flooding in Union County, NJ on Aug. 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents, Businesses Clean Up After Flash Flooding Submerges Union County

Wednesday’s powerful thunderstorms left major roads in New Jersey under several feet of water and some car owners with big repair bills.


Miss Fame offered some summer makeup tips on CBS2 on Sunday, Aug. 16. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Tips For Keeping Makeup Fresh In Summer, With Miss Fame

As the summer sun heats up, it can be difficult to keep your makeup looking fresh.


Back-to-school fashions on CBS2 on Sunday, Aug. 16. (Credit: CBS2)

A Look At Some Trendy Back-To-School Fashions

Most kids in the Tri-State Area will soon be heading back to school, and it is time for parents to start picking out clothes.


The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-2.5 quake hit around 3:41 a.m. on Aug. 14, 2015 roughly 2 miles north of Bernardsville at a depth of 31/2 miles. (credit: CBS2)

Small Earthquake Rattles Bernardsville, New Jersey

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-2.7 quake hit around 3:41 a.m. Friday, roughly 2 miles north of Bernardsville.


FILE - A cooling tower (credit: CBS2)

City Council Approves Cooling Tower Regulations In Wake Of Legionnaires’ Outbreak

The City Council is expected to vote Thursday on new regulations to force building owners to register and inspect their cooling towers as New York City’s outbreak of Legionnaires’ continues to spread.


U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Sources: White House May Be Out To Injure Sen. Schumer For Iran Nuke Pact Stance

Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday he “profoundly disagrees” with the reasoning behind decisions by two prominent Democratic lawmakers to vote against the nuclear deal he negotiated with Iran.


Republican presidential candidates (L-R) New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Ben Carson, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and John Kasich take the stage for the first prime-time presidential debate hosted by FOX News and Facebook at the Quicken Loans Arena August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The top-ten GOP candidates were selected to participate in the debate based on their rank in an average of the five most recent national political polls.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Candidates Spar Over Immigration, National Security, Deficit, Other Issues

The top polling Republican candidates were duking it out Thursday when they take the stage for the first debate of the 2016 campaign.


Peter Vardouniotis Jr. is seen at his sister's wedding two summers ago on the left, and apparently high on K2 in Harlem on the right -- as recognized by his family in CBS2 video. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Father Tells Story Of Son Ravaged By Synthetic Marijuana

For two days now, CBS2 has shown you how synthetic marijuana – often called K2 – is ravaging Harlem and other neighborhoods.


Storm damage on Long Island is seen on Aug. 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Thousands Still Without Power After Intense Storm On Long Island

The utility said the majority of the remaining outages are in Brookhaven, Smithtown and Southold, all of which sustained severe damage to trees, power lines and utility poles.


From the FDNY Foundation's 2016 Calendar of Heroes (Credit: FDNY Foundation)

NYC Firefighters Discuss 2016 Calendar Release

All the proceeds go to the FDNY Foundation.


Churchgoers attend Mass at Our Lady of Peace on the Upper East Side on July 31, 2015. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Stressful Times For New York Catholics As Churches Close, Parishes Merge

Churchgoers lit candles early Friday morning at Our Lady of Peace on the Upper East Side, one of 31 churches that must merge with a nearby parish by Saturday.


Fire crews respond to a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Manhattan on July 30, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power In Washington Heights As Tri-State Faces Another Day Of Extreme Heat

About 800 Con Edison customers lost power after a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Washington Heights. It happened around 5 a.m. Thursday.