Carol D’Auria

LaGuardia Airport

TSA Agent Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman In LaGuardia Airport Bathroom

Port Authority spokesman Joe Pantangelo said Maxie Oquendo, of Manhattan, is charged with forcible touching, official misconduct and unlawful imprisonment.

21 hours ago

A suspect was wounded and a bystander was killed when NYPD officers opened fire, following an undercover gun deal gone bad in Mount Vernon. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect, Bystander Struck By NYPD Gunfire In Mount Vernon

A suspect and a bystander were wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting involving NYPD officers in Mount Vernon Friday afternoon.

21 hours ago

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NYC Calls On Parents To Register Children For Pre-K

New York City universal pre-K begins Sept. 9, but lots of parents still haven’t registered their children.

08/26/2015

A woman suffered third-degree burns after a man threw a caustic chemical in her face in Long Island City, Queens. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Throws Caustic Liquid In Woman’s Face In Queens

A woman suffered severe burns after a man splashed an unknown substance in her face in Queens, police said.

08/20/2015

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio

Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plans For Affordable Senior Living In Far Rockaway

Eligible seniors must have less than $36,000 a year in income.

08/20/2015

New York City school bus (Credit: Getty Images)

Public Advocate Alleges In Lawsuit Some NYC Special Ed Buses Are Dangerously Hot

Sweltering school buses carrying disabled students have led to a lawsuit against the New York City Department of Education.

08/19/2015

Police say a suspect in seen on surveillance video robbing a woman in Harlem on Aug. 2, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For Suspect In Violent Harlem Robbery Caught On Video

Police in Harlem are looking for a man who they said was caught on camera throwing a woman to the ground and robbing her.

08/19/2015

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2 Killed In Warren, New Jersey Standoff; Suspect Dead Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Somerset County Prosecutor said the gunman allegedly shot a man and woman before shooting himself.

08/16/2015

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Annual Sand Sculpting Contest Held In Coney Island

As you might suspect, there were lots of very ornate sand castles.

08/15/2015

Authorities say cocaine disguised as a children's birthday present was discovered in express mail packages. (Credit: CBS2)

Authorities: Drug Traffickers Disguised Cocaine, Mailed It Inside Children’s Birthday Gifts

Authorities said each package contained two kilograms of cocaine, gift wrapped to look like children’s presents and were shipped alongside toys.

08/12/2015

Kendell Owens, the driver charged in a deadly crash in Shirley, NY, speaks to reporters on Aug. 12, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Driver Charged In Deadly LI Crash Apologizes, Says He Was High On Drugs

Kendell Owens, 31, apologized as he was led away in handcuffs on his way to court Wednesday morning.

08/12/2015

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Death Toll Rises To 12 In Legionnaires’ Outbreak In The South Bronx

New York City is taking an unprecendented preventative move after two more deaths have been linked to the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the South Bronx, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday.

08/10/2015

Frank Gifford speaks at the 10th Anniversary of Cassidy's Place at  Cassidy's Place on October 24, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Pro Football Hall Of Famer, Giants Legend Frank Gifford Dead At 84

Gifford was the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 1956 when he led the New York Giants to a league championship.

08/09/2015

A case of Legionnaires' disease was reported in Rockland County on Friday, Aug. 7. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Says Legionnaires’ Outbreak Is Contained

The state Health Department began sending out teams to test cooling towers on Saturday.

08/09/2015

Irving Fields

100-Year-Old Piano Man Honored In Manhattan

Irving Fields still knows how to tickle the ivories and does it six nights a week at Tuscany, a restaurant on West 58th Street.

08/07/2015

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