Carol D’Auria

Rockaway Beach (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio Unveils First Section Of New Boardwalk At Rockaway Beach

A critical part of the Rockaways has been restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and Mayor Bill de Blasio was there Friday to mark the occasion.

05/22/2015

Daron Wint, suspect in a quadruple homicide in Washington, D.C. (credit: Metropolitan Police)

Police Sources To CBS2: DC Murder Suspect Daron Wint In Custody

The man wanted for the murder of a Washington, D.C., family and their housekeeper has been taken into custody, a police source said.

05/21/2015

A 68-year-old woman was killed in an accident involving a tour bus on Amsterdam Avenue on Wednesday, May 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Struck And Killed By Bus While Crossing The Street In Morningside Heights

Shortly after 3 p.m. police responded to a pedestrian struck at the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and West 113th Street in Morningside Heights.

05/20/2015

The Seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - File / Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Probe Into New Jersey Street Gang Ends With 71 Arrests

Federal prosecutors say a long-running investigation into a New Jersey street gang has ended with the arrests of 71 people on charges ranging from violence to drug-trafficking.

05/20/2015

Chinx in June 2014. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for BET)

Rapper Chinx Killed In Queens Shooting

A Queens rapper who was part of French Montana’s group, Coke Boys, has been killed in an early morning shooting.

05/17/2015

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1,000 Race Up 1 WTC Stairs

The event raised $500,000 to buy a “smart house” for a service man or woman who suffered catastrophic injuries abroad fighting terrorism.

05/17/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

De Blasio Takes Aim At Alleged Abuses, Health Risks At City Nail Salons

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is launching an effort to crack down on abuses and health risks at nail salons.

05/15/2015

Metro-North engineer William Rockefeller is loaded into an ambulance after a train derailment in the Bronx, Dec. 1, 2013. (credit: REUTERS via CBS 2)

No Criminal Charges For Engineer In Deadly 2013 Metro-North Derailment

There will be no criminal charges for the Metro-North Railroad engineer who was behind the controls during a deadly derailment in the Bronx in 2013.

05/14/2015

Members of the NTSB on the scene of the Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia, PA on May 13, 2015 (Credit: NTSB)

Amtrak Victims: College Dean, Tech CEO, Navy Midshipman, AP Software Architect, Wells Fargo VP

Five of the seven people killed in the Amtrak derailment in northeast Philadelphia have been identified, and their families have been left in shock and mourning.

05/13/2015

A Wegmans in Hunt Valley, Maryland (file / credit: Wegmans)

Wegmans To Open Store At Brooklyn Navy Yard

Wegmans said for the first two weeks of hiring, it will interview people exclusively from the surrounding public housing developments.

05/13/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Bratton Wants More Officers In City Budget; Cites Increased Terror Threat

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton has issued a call for more officers in the mayor’s budget.

05/11/2015

Visitors to Central Park on May 10, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Surveillance Video Shows More Than A Dozen Teens Rob Couple In Central Park

Visitors to Central Park remain on edge following 3 violent muggings over the weekend.

05/11/2015

Cardinal Dolan during Easter Sunday Mass on April, 5, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Mergers Of 31 Additional NY Catholic Churches Announced

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York is merging 31 parishes into 14 new parishes in the second phase of a consolidation process, church officials announced Friday.

05/08/2015

A memorial to slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore at the 105th Precinct police station. (Credit: CBS2)

NYPD Officer Brian Moore Among Fallen Officers Honored In Times Square

NYPD Officer Brian Moore, who died Monday — two days after being shot in the head in Queens, is among the fallen officers being honored at a ceremony in Times Square.

05/06/2015

Protesters clash with New York City police in a demonstration in solidarity with those protesting the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore. (Credit: CBS2)

NYC Officials Defend Handling Of Demonstrations

Some activists and elected officials are criticizing the NYPD’s handling of protests over the death of a Baltimore man critically injured in police custody.

04/30/2015

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