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Chun Michael Deng (credit: CBS 2)

Anti-Hazing Law Proposed In Memory Of Baruch College Student

Two state lawmakers are looking to strengthen New York’s anti-hazing laws after a Baruch College fraternity member died in December.

02/23/2014

Chun Michael Deng (credit: CBS 2)

Death Of Baruch College Student In Pa. Ruled Homicide

A spokeswoman for the Luzerne County coroner’s office said Friday that the Dec. 8 death of 19-year-old Chun “Michael” Deng had been ruled a homicide.

02/14/2014

Baruch College student Chun Hsien “Michael” Deng died of brain trauma while on a trip with his fraternity brothers. (credit: CBS 2)

Fraternity Disowns Baruch College Chapter After Student’s Death

The Pi Delta Psi fraternity has disowned its Baruch College chapter, following the death of a student who died after taking part of a hazing ritual.

12/16/2013

Baruch College student Chun Hsien “Michael” Deng died of brain trauma while on a trip with his fraternity brothers. (credit: CBS 2)

Chief: Not Everyone Cooperating With Baruch Student Death Investigation

The Luzerne County Coroner said a preliminary autopsy report showed Chun Hsien “Michael” Deng died of “closed head injuries due to blunt force trauma.”

12/13/2013

Chun Michael Deng (credit: CBS 2)

DA: Charges Coming In Death Of Baruch College Student

Chun “Michael” Deng, a 19-year-old freshman and pledge at Pi Delta Psi, died Monday while at a weekend retreat with the fraternity in Pennsylvania.

12/12/2013

Police are investigating a frat's role in the death of a college student (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Probe Fraternity’s Involvement In College Student’s Death

Freshman Chun Hsien “Michael” Deng was pledging Pi Delta Psi and joined about 30 members for a trip to the Poconos when he suffered a traumatic brain injury and died on Monday.

12/11/2013

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota debate on Oct. 22, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Gloves Come Off: Lhota, de Blasio Trade Heated Jabs, Raise Voices In Second Debate

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota took jabs, raised their voices and frequently talked over each other at their second debate Tuesday, with de Blasio repeatedly accusing Lhota of “fearmongering,” and Lhota accusing de Blasio of failing to keep promises and being soft on crime.

10/22/2013

Democratic candidate for Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrates at his primary night party on September 11, 2013  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

De Blasio In Command, But Thompson Has No Intention Of Conceding

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio emerged as the top choice in the Democratic mayoral primary, but could still face weeks and another electoral fight before becoming his party’s nominee.

09/11/2013

Mayoral transportation forum at Baruch College, June 19, 2013. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Mayoral Hopefuls Weigh In On City Bike Lanes At Transportation Forum

Some of the Democratic candidates for mayor of New York City took part in a forum on transportation issues at Baruch College on Wednesday.

06/19/2013

President Barack Obama (R) speaks during his debate with Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L), who greets the audience at the conclusion in Denver, Colorado, on October 3, 2012. (Photo credit: STF/AFP/GettyImages)

Big Bird, Jim Lehrer Hot Topics On Social Media During Presidential Debate

Social networks lit up Wednesday as users argued over who emerged as the key character from Wednesday’s first president debate.

10/04/2012

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Voters Head To The Polls In New York For Primary Day

More than 20 Assembly seats and four Senate seats are up for grabs. There is also an unusual number of contests without incumbents because more than 20 of 150 Assembly members and four of 62 senators have retired or resigned this term.

09/13/2012

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High Level Administrator At Prestigious Business School Allegedly Involved In Grade Fixing Scheme

An administrator at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business is in hot water for allegedly forging professor’s names in order to raise the grade point averages of students studying for masters degrees, according to the New York Post.

06/17/2012

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly Said He Has No Plans To Run For Mayor

“Certainly flattering to be spoken about, but I have no plans to run for elected office,” Kelly told reporters on Wednesday.

04/18/2012

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sources: NYPD Commissioner Kelly Open To Idea Of Running As Republican For Mayor

There was a stunning development Monday in the New York City mayor’s race. Republican leaders have been trying to convince top cop Ray Kelly to seek the city’s top job — and sources told CBS 2 he’s thinking about it.

04/16/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg at the Art Show - New York, NY - Mar 6, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Bloomberg: Illnesses Down Since NYC Restaurant Grades Went Into Effect

Mayor Michael Bloomberg was crowing Tuesday about New York City’s restaurant letter grade system.

03/06/2012

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