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A cluster of Legionnaires' cases has cropped up at the Melrose Houses in the Bronx. (Credit: CBS2)

4 Legionnaires’ Cases Reported At Melrose Houses In The South Bronx

A new cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases was recently diagnosed in the South Bronx, and city officials on Wednesday were investigating the water distribution system in one public housing development.

14 hours ago

An explosion caused severe damage to John F. Kennedy High School in the Bronx on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

John F. Kennedy High School In The Bronx To Be Ready For First Day Of Classes Despite Explosion

John F. Kennedy High School in the Bronx will reopen for the first day of school next week after all, less than three weeks after the building was severely damaged by a gas explosion.

16 hours ago

State Sens. Marty Golden, Jeff Klein and Diane Savino appear at a news conference Feb. 22, 2015, discussing a law protecting children from sexual offenders. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

WCBS 880: Rapist Near Bronx School Reveals Lapse in Sex Offender Enforcement

When a convicted child rapist was released from prison in July, the agency charged with keeping track of his whereabouts admittedly had no idea that his new home in the Bronx was a block from a special needs elementary school.

09/02/2015

NEW YORK - APRIL 07:  An ambulance is parked in front of St. Vincent's Hospital on April 7, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cheerleader Seriously Injured After Fall During Practice In The Bronx

A high school cheerleader was hospitalized Tuesday evening, after falling during practice in the Bronx.

09/01/2015

Surveillance video shows a woman being knocked over by a car in the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Bronx Hit-And-Run Victim Says Driver ‘Just Walked Away’

The victim of a hit-and-run accident that was caught on camera in the Bronx spoke out on Tuesday.

09/01/2015

More than a dozen people were evacuated after a fire in the Bronx on Sept. 1, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

16 Residents Displaced In Early Morning Fire In The Bronx

The blaze broke out just after 4 a.m. at a home on Bryant Avenue by East 172nd Street in the Charlotte Gardens section.

09/01/2015

Jose Lucero was killed in a fight in the Bronx on Sunday, Aug. 30. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Charged In Attack That Left Man Dead On Bronx Street

Two men were charged Monday in a fight in the Bronx that police believe was responsible for a man’s death.

08/31/2015

A worker is seen going after a man during a robbery at a Subway Restaurant in the Bronx. (credit: NYPD)

VIDEO: Subway Restaurant Worker Goes After Robbery Suspect In The Bronx

Police are looking for a man who they said cleaned out a register at a Subway Restaurant in the Bronx before being chased away by a worker.

08/31/2015

An MTA worker is looking for the owner of a dog found on a Bronx subway train. (Credit: CBS2)

MTA Worker Searches For Owner Of Dog Left On Subway In The Bronx

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority worker was hoping late Tuesday to find the owner of a dog left behind on a No. 6 train in the Bronx.

08/26/2015

Firefighters respond to a fire in the Bronx on Aug. 25, 2015. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Six Firefighters Hurt While Battling Bronx Fire

Six firefighters suffered minor injuries while battling a four-alarm house fire in the Bronx.

08/25/2015

A suspect in a series of robberies of pharmacies and other stores in East Harlem and the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect In Robbery Spree In East Harlem, The Bronx

Police on Monday were searching for a suspect who they believe has held up pharmacies and other stores in East Harlem and the Bronx this month.

08/24/2015

Surveillance images of two suspects in the theft of two vehicles from a Bronx parking garage. (Credit: NYPD)

Customers Uneasy After Thieves Steal Keys, Cars From Bronx Parking Garage

The parking attendants at one Bronx garage were no match for a car theft ring.

08/24/2015

An explosion caused severe damage to John F. Kennedy High School in the Bronx on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

De Blasio: Lit Match Sparked Explosion At John F. Kennedy High School In The Bronx

Fire marshals have determined that a gas explosion that damaged a school and injured three construction workers was sparked by a lit match.

08/21/2015

An explosion caused severe damage at John F. Kennedy High School in Marble Hill on Thursday, Aug. 20. (Credit: Mike Allan)

Explosion Rocks John F. Kennedy High School In The Bronx; 3 Injured

Three workers were injured Thursday night when an explosion severely damaged a high school in the northwest Bronx late Thursday.

08/20/2015

K2 on a bodega shelf. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Bronx Father Confronts Bodega Over Son’s K2 Crisis

A Bronx man afraid of losing his son to K2 has taken a very bold step.

08/19/2015

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