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Damage at Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort (Credit: CBS DC)

Jersey City Couple Killed After Tornado Hits Virginia Campground

Lord Balatbat and his wife, Lolibeth Ortega, both of Jersey City, were killed in the storm. Their son was critically injured.

07/24/2014

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams hands out fliers on water safety on the Coney Island boardwalk on July 23, 2014. (credit:  Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City Officials Call For Water Safety Reforms After 10-Year-Old Girl Drowns On Coney Island

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, City Councilman Mark Treyger and others spent the morning passing out fliers with water safety tips, not far from where Takara McDuffy drowned Tuesday.

07/23/2014

A sanitation truck struck and killed an elderly woman on Staten Island on July 18, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Elderly Woman Struck, Killed By Sanitation Truck On Staten Island

Marie Valentino was in the crosswalk at the corner of Clove Road and Delafield Avenue in West Brighton around 7:30 a.m. Friday when she was hit, police said.

07/18/2014

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Cuomo: Strike Averted As Deal Reached Between MTA, LIRR Unions

There was handshaking and back-patting all around on Thursday, after Gov. Andrew Cuomo helped broker a deal between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Long Island Rail Road unions to avoid a potentially crippling strike.

07/17/2014

Suspect wanted in alleged rape in Washington Heights. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Nearly 7-Foot-Tall Man Sought In Washington Heights Rape

Police are looking for a very tall man who they said forced his way into a Washington Heights apartment and raped a 20-year-old woman.

07/16/2014

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De Blasio Administration Unveils New Downtown Brooklyn Development Projects

The de Blasio administration has proposed a 21-acre greenway, more retail stores and business improvements that would attract the arts.

07/16/2014

Jessica Goldman ran 3,200 miles in 91 days to raise money for people with brain injuries. (Credit: CBS 2)

Runner Completes Journey From San Francisco To NYC

Jessica Goldman covered more than 3,200 miles, running from San Francisco’s City Hall to New York City’s City Hall.

07/15/2014

Firefighter Danae Mines, the first woman to appear in the FDNY Calendar. (credit: CBS 2)

Bronx Firefighter Becomes First Woman Featured In FDNY Calendar Of Heroes

New York City’s firefighters featured in the 2015 Calendar of Heroes greeted the public in Times Square Tuesday.

07/15/2014

Thomas Prendergast addresses the media after talks with unions representing LIRR workers on July 14, 2014. (credit: CBSNewYork)

MTA Chairman Prendergast On LIRR Unions: They Haven’t Moved At All

Long Island Rail Road unions say talks with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority have collapsed with just six days left before a potential walkout of 5,400 workers.

07/14/2014

Police say two women were hit by a bus in Hell's Kitchen on July 14, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Police: 2 Tourists From Spain Hit By Bus In Hell’s Kitchen

Police said the two women were struck by a private tour bus from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania as it was making a turn at the intersection of 10th Avenue and West 47th Street.

07/14/2014

De Blasio Budget Proposal May 8 (CBS 2)

Mayor de Blasio Signs Plan For Municipal ID Card Into Law

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed into law a plan to offer a municipal identification card to residents regardless of their immigration status.

07/10/2014

Delivery company DHL tests a drone in Bonn, Germany on Dec. 9, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

NYPD’s Miller: Drones Will Become More Popular, Commonplace

After a Florida man made headlines for video of a fireworks display in Florida with a drone, the NYPD on Monday addressed worries about whether the same could happen in New York.

07/07/2014

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

‘Operation All Out’ Putting Additional Cops On City Streets To Combat Spike In Shootings

Most are believed headed to Brooklyn and the Bronx, which have seen three-quarters of the shootings reported so far this year.

07/07/2014

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

Man, Boy Shot And Wounded Near Astoria Public Housing Development

A man and a teenage boy were wounded Thursday afternoon outside the Astoria Houses public housing development in Queens.

07/03/2014

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio watches as Joey "Jaws" Chestnut and Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas have a stare-down a day prior to the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at City Hall on July 3, 2014. in New York City.  (Credit: Getty Images)

Nathan’s Hot Dog-Eating Contestants Weigh In At City Hall Ceremony

Mayor Bill de Blasio will oversee the weigh-in ceremony for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest.

07/03/2014

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