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Ramos family places flowers, candles in front of Cyprus Hill home (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Family Of Officer Killed In Brooklyn Urges Peace, Unity

Richard Gonzales, Ramos’ first cousin said it’s time for the city to come together and forgive the killer.

12/21/2014

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Apparent Love Triangle Turns Deadly, Brooklyn Man Charged In Pair Of Stabbing Deaths

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of his wife and another man.

12/18/2014

In this handout image provided by The White House, U.S. President Barack Obama talks with President Raúl Castro of Cuba from the Oval Office, on December 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Cuban-American Lawmakers In New Jersey Oppose Renewing Relations

High-ranking Cuban-American lawmakers in New Jersey are speaking out against U.S. plans to normalize full diplomatic relations with Cuba.

12/17/2014

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Sergeants Benevolent Association Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio After Attack On Cops

De Blasio was on the defensive again Monday against accusation by police unions that he is anti-cop, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported.

12/15/2014

PBA President Patrick Lynch speaks out about the case of Eric Garner, who died in police custody on Staten Island, on Aug. 5, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

PBA To De Blasio, Mark-Viverito: Don’t Come To Officers’ Funerals If They’re Killed On Duty

An icy wind is blowing from the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association to City Hall, in the form of a letter directed at Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.

12/12/2014

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NYC Outward Bound High Schools Stage March To Turn In College Applications

Several hundred New York City High school students are a step closer to college after mailing their applications amid cheers and high-fives.

12/12/2014

A box of influenza vaccine shots (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

When It Comes To Staying Healthy Experts Say Flu Shots Are A Winter Must

It’s not winter yet, but the season’s best friend, the flu, is alive and well in the city and the rest of New York.

12/11/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD’s Internal Affairs Questions Officer Involved In Eric Garner Death

Officer Daniel Pantaleo spoke to the NYPD’s internal affairs bureau for two hours Monday to determine if he violated department guidelines in connection with Staten Island man Eric Garner’s death.

12/10/2014

Eric Garner (credit: CBS2)

NYC Council Takes Steps To Monitor Police Conduct In Wake Of Eric Garner Case

The New York City Council will formally direct the NYPD inspector general to investigate how the agency tracks, monitors and addresses abusive police conduct.

12/10/2014

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Teacher At P.S. 249 In Brooklyn Accused Of Groping 9 Young Students

According to the 22-count indictment, Carrasquillo allegedly groped or fondled nine female students who were between ages 8 and 11 years old on multiple occasions between Nov. 1, 2012 and Sept. 18, 2014.

12/08/2014

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio Says Police Retraining ‘Will Change The Future Of This City’

About 22,000 patrolmen are being retrained during a three-day course, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said. The retraining began earlier this month and officials hope it will be completed by June.

12/04/2014

NYPD Officer Joshua Jones demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bratton Warns: Police Body Camera Pilot Program Will Be Costly

New York City is rolling out its pilot program that will equip police officers with body cameras.

12/03/2014

Concert benefiting World AIDS Day In Times Square (Credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

Springsteen, Coldplay’s Martin Fill In With U2 At World AIDS Day Concert

Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin were to act as Bono at a concert Monday night in New York City.

12/01/2014

Protesters march through the streets of New York after learning at police officer Darren Wilson, of the Ferguson, MO police department, who fatally shot teenager Michael Brown on August 9, would not be indicted by a grand jury on November 24, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Protesters Take Over FDR, West Side Highway Night After Ferguson Decision

The website of the National Action Network is calling for noontime rallies around the country, including in New York City and in New Jersey in Newark, Atlantic City, Paterson and Camden.

11/25/2014

Protesters in Manhattan after a grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters Hit NYC Streets After Ferguson Decision; Arrests And Injuries To Officers Reported

The announcement in Ferguson, Missouri Monday night that a grand jury has decided not to indict the police officer involved in the shooting death of Michael Brown sent protesters on the move in New York.

11/24/2014

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