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Outer Borough Residents Blast Proposal For Tolls On East River Bridges

Ardent protests erupted Friday against the latest attempt to put tolls on the free East River bridges as part of a congestion pricing plan.

03/13/2015

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams marches with other organizers during the "Selma is Everywhere" march across the Brooklyn Bridge (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Hundreds March Across Brooklyn Bridge To Honor ‘Bloody Sunday’ Anniversary In Selma

Organizers of the “Selma is Everywhere” march were arm-in-arm at the front of the procession across the famed span.

03/07/2015

Brooklyn Bridge (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Brooklyn Bridge Rehab Running Nearly $100M Over Budget

The city Department of Transportation now says the work won’t be completed until sometime in 2016. The project was started in 2010.

03/02/2015

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Could New York Harbor Ever Freeze Solid?

The shallower East River has frozen more often over the years, most famously in 1867.

02/16/2015

Police: An unknown woman grabs Lt. Philip Chan and assists in pulling him to the ground, while an unknown man pulls Chan and hits him in the back of the left shoulder. (Credit: NYPD/CBS2)

Police Renew Call For Information On Remaining Suspect In Brooklyn Bridge Attack On Cops

Police on Tuesday renewed a call to find one of the remaining suspects in an attack on two police lieutenants during protests on the Brooklyn Bridge last month.

01/13/2015

A group of concerned citizens claims this condominium under construction in Brooklyn will block views of the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. (Photo: CBS2)

Group Claims Brooklyn Bridge Views Obstructed By Too Tall Condo Complex

An unusual demand has been lodged by some residents of Brooklyn.

01/08/2015

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Supporter Lashes Out At Reporter After Brooklyn Bridge Attack Suspect’s Court Appearance

Another protester has been arrested in the attack of two NYPD lieutenants on the Brooklyn Bridge.

01/02/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014

In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.

12/31/2014

Protesters angry about the police shooting that killed Akai Gurley demonstrate on Saturday, Dec. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters March Demanding Justice In Officer Shooting That Killed Akai Gurley

About 200 people gathered Saturday to protest the November shooting of an unarmed Brooklyn man by a police officer in a public housing building in Brooklyn.

12/27/2014

Two lieutenants were attacked during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: Chris Nooney; CBS2)

Third Suspect Arrested In Protest Attack On NYPD Lieutenants

Police have not yet released the person’s name, but they are expected to be arraigned Saturday afternoon.

12/20/2014

Maria Garcia is the second person charged in an attack on two NYPD lieutenants on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. She is seen here outside the Fifth Precinct police station on Friday, Dec. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Another Suspect In Brooklyn Bridge Attack On Lieutenants Charged

Police are still searching for five additional suspects after a Brooklyn man was arrested and charged in connection with the assault of two NYPD lieutenants during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge.

12/19/2014

Two lieutenants were attacked during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: Chris Nooney; CBS2)

Suspect Charged In Brooklyn Bridge Attack On NYPD Lieutenants

Police have been looking for a group of suspects, four men and three women, caught on camera struggling with the two lieutenants during a clash between police and protesters on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday.

12/18/2014

Eric Linsker (Credit: CBS2)

Poll: Majority Of New Yorkers Don’t Agree With Protester Tactics Following Garner Decision

There’s growing public backlash against some protesters who demonstrated following the Eric Garner grand jury decision.

12/17/2014

Two lieutenants were attacked during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: Chris Nooney; CBS2)

Police Announce $12,000 Reward After 2 Lieutenants Assaulted During Garner Protest

A video showing a clash between protesters and police on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday is now a key piece of evidence in an investigation.

12/16/2014

Police: An unknown woman grabs Lt. Philip Chan and assists in pulling him to the ground, while an unknown man pulls Chan and hits him in the back of the left shoulder. (Credit: NYPD/CBS2)

Police Search For 6 More People In Attack On Lieutenants During Protests

Police said Monday that there are six more suspects being sought in an attack on two NYPD lieutenants during a protest at the Brooklyn Bridge this past Saturday.

12/15/2014

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