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Dave Carlin

FDNY Lt. Gordon Ambelas (Credit: CBS 2)

ME: Smoke Inhalation, Burns Caused Death Of FDNY Firefighter In Brooklyn Blaze

A spokeswoman for the medical examiner’s office said Monday the manner of Lt. Gordon “Matt” Ambelas’ death still is under investigation.

07/07/2014

Ruhshona Kurbonova (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Toddler’s Body Pulled From Water Near Prospect Park Boathouse

Police said they received a 911 call around 2 p.m. after the girl and her 4-year-old brother were separated from their mother near the lake.

07/05/2014

Fire at 75 Wilson Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (Credit: CBS 2)

FDNY Firefighter Among At Least 5 Injured In Brooklyn Fire

A fire department spokesman said the firefighter was taken Saturday night to Woodhull Medical Center.

07/05/2014

Robert Decarlo (credit: NYPD)

Suspect In Fatal Brooklyn Hit-And-Run Appears In Court

Robert Decarlo did not answer reporters’ questions as detectives escorted him out of the 62nd Precinct station house in Bath Beach on Thursday night on the way to his arraignment

07/03/2014

Owner and disabled Navy veteran Nadine Darsanlal has been receiving Health Department citations for her service pig, Wilbur. (Credit: CBS 2)

Queens State Senator Joins Fight For Pet Pig Therapy

Wilbur is a service animal for owner and disabled Navy veteran Nadine Darsanlal, who was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis on overseas deployment.

07/01/2014

Avicii performs at Ovation Hall at Revel Resort & Casino on June 16, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  (Photo by Tom Briglia/Getty Images for Revel)

Barclays Center Steps Up Security Screenings For Avicii Show

When Avicii took the stage, he performed for a big crowd of fans who were checked and double-checked at the doors.

06/28/2014

Shia LaBeouf appears in court in New York City on disorderly conduct charges on June 27, 2014. (credit: Pool)

Shia LaBeouf Released After Disorderly Conduct Arrest At Studio 54

Wearing a ripped blue T-shirt, the 28-year-old star faced a judge Friday morning on disorderly conduct, criminal trespass and harassment charges.

06/27/2014

New York State Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa has resigned and pleaded guilty to entering into a sham marriage for U.S. citizenship. (Credit: CBS 2)

Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa Resigns, Admits To Sham Marriage For Citizenship

New York State Assemblywoman Gabriela Rosa resigned from office Friday, as she joined a growing list of corrupt politicians with a confession in court.

06/27/2014

Latia Harris (Salem PD)

VIDEO: Woman Attacked As Toddler Son Tries To Intervene

Police in southern New Jersey are looking for a woman who was videotaped beating a woman in front of her toddler son.

06/26/2014

U.S. Currency (file / credit: clipart.com)

Staten Island Officials Search High And Low For Heir To $40 Million Fortune

A $40-million fortune could go unclaimed, after a Staten Island man with no will and no heirs passed away.

06/25/2014

FILE -- Spider-Man and other Times Square characters. (Credit: Getty Images)

Head Of Times Square Alliance Calls For Regulations On Costumed Characters

The President of the Times Square Alliance said that costumed characters in Times Square have gotten out of control and need to be regulated.

06/21/2014

College Point serial burglary suspect (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: One Suspect Behind 25 Burglaries In College Point

According to police, the suspect has broken into 25 homes, stealing jewelry, money and electronics.

06/21/2014

This garage caught fire in Yonkers on June 20, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

2-Alarm Fire Destroys Garage In Yonkers

The two-alarm fire broke out on Post Street shortly after 3 p.m.

06/20/2014

A case containing medical marijuana (Photo: CBS 2)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, NY Lawmakers Reach Deal On Medical Marijuana

The Compassionate Care Act negotiated by Cuomo and lawmakers doesn’t allow the drug to be sold in plant form or smoked — one of Cuomo’s key demands.

06/19/2014

Luz Jimenez

Good Samaritan Saves Toddler From 15-Foot-Deep Hole

Jimenez rescued a 3-year-old girl, who like the fictional character Alice, tumbled into a deep hole.

06/17/2014

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