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Crucita Alvarado, 73, was last seen Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, near her home in Coney Island, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Grandmother, 73, Missing For More Than A Week From Coney Island

Police Wednesday evening were asking the public to help them find a 73-year-old woman who has not been seen since Tuesday of last week.

3 hours ago

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cops: Brooklyn Man, 35, Fatally Shot Inside Of Bed-Stuy Home

Senecca McCullough was shot in the head and back. He was taken to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

3 hours ago

Brooklyn residents have called on store owners to replace tattered American flags atop their businesses. (Credit: CBS 2)

Customers Call On Brooklyn Businesses To Replace Tattered American Flags

Residents are calling tattered, dirty, and shredded American flags above several Brooklyn stores a slap in the face to Old Glory.

5 hours ago

Police say this man drew a gun and opened fire on a Brooklyn street corner. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Round Nearly Misses Police Officer After Man Opens Fire On Brooklyn Street Corner

The NYPD has asked the public for help in tracking down a man wanted in connection with a shooting that took place in Brooklyn.

08/19/2014

Businesses hope the 'Brooklyn Made' logo will draw attention to their products. (Credit:CBS 2)

Businesses Look To ‘Brooklyn Made’ Logo To Make Products Stand Out

Brooklyn has become the ‘it’ borough, and some companies claim that their products are made there. Soon 4 dozen businesses will be able to prove it.

08/19/2014

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The 5 Best Places For S’mores In NYC

The official National S’mores Day was Aug. 10, but the s’mores on offer at these five restaurants might make you lobby your congressperson for a National S’mores Month.

08/19/2014

A PATH train at Journal Square in Jersey City, N.J. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012.(credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Cops: Brooklyn Men Disrupted Service On Jersey City Bound PATH Train

Police charged Lopez with disorderly conduct and interference with transportation. Santiago is charged with interference with transportation and breach of peace. Foreman is accused of having an open container of alcohol.

08/18/2014

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5 Best Stores For Back To School Shopping

Make sure the tyke in your life is well-prepared this fall by stocking up on essentials, from desks to clothes to notebooks and sweaters at the stores listed below, our five favorites for back-to-school shopping in New York City.

08/18/2014

Suspects sought in four Brooklyn armed robberies. (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 2 Men In 4 Armed Robberies In Brooklyn

Police are looking for two men who they said pulled off four armed robberies over the last several weeks in Brooklyn.

08/14/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly grabbed a 63-year-old woman's buttocks and exposed himself to her in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Grabbed Woman, 63, Flashed Himself To Her In Brooklyn

Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who grabbed a 63-year-old woman’s buttocks and exposed himself to her in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn last week.

08/13/2014

This 9mm handgun was found buried in the sand by a 10-year-old girl at Coney Island Beach. (Credit: NYPD)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Disturbing Discovery Prompts Coney Island Lifeguard To Take Action

A veteran lifeguard stepped into action this week, after a 10-year-old girl found a loaded gun buried in the sand in the water at the beach at Coney Island.

08/12/2014

Image from surveillance video with attempted rape suspect in right corner (Credit: WLNY)

Boy, 16, Charged In Rape In Attempted Rape In Crown Heights

A 16-year-old boy was arrested and charged Tuesday with the attempted rape of a woman in the stairwell of a Crown Heights, Brooklyn building.

08/12/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a $2,400 Nikon camera from a photo studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Ripped Off $2,400 Camera From Greenpoint Photo Studio

Police on Tuesday were asking the public for assistance in finding a suspect who allegedly swiped a $2,400 camera from a photography studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

08/12/2014

A subway pulls into the Lexington Ave. 86th Street station (file/credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Neighborhood-Specific Maps Coming To NYC Subway Stations

The MTA announced Tuesday it has joined forces with the New York City Department of Transportation to install new neighborhood-specific maps in all city subway stations.

08/12/2014

The Barclays Center (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Continues Its 2016 Democratic Convention Pitch

Brooklyn is once again pulling out all the stops Tuesday for members of the Democratic National Committee in hopes of bringing the 2016 convention to the Barclays Center.

08/12/2014

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