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Spectators marvel at Jones Beach fireworks for first time in five years (CBS2)

Fireworks Return To Jones Beach For First Time In Five Years

This year’s Fun on the Fourth at Jones Beach comes with something that has been missing from this landscape for six years.

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A Jersey Shore beach scene. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Residents: Poll Ranking State As Nation’s Least Likeable ‘Stinks’

A recent poll was not winning too many fans in New Jersey Friday, after it ranked the Garden State dead last in favorability among the 50 states.

07/03/2015

Spectators at a suburban fireworks display. (Credit: CBS2)

Suburbs Prepare Amid Worries Of Fourth Of July Terror Threat

Worries have been mounting about a terror threat during Fourth of July celebrations in New York City, and the NYPD is not the only agency that has added extra protection.

07/02/2015

Swarm season means honeybees have been congregating everywhere, in the city and suburbs alike. (Credit: CBS2)

Swarm Season Brings Throngs Of Bees To City, Suburbs Alike

Bees buzz, sting and terrify, and they don’t care if they live in a tree, a country barn, or the walls of a New York City apartment.

06/30/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Getty Images)

Commissioner Bratton To City Council: NYPD Reform Bills Aren’t Necessary

Bratton told a City Council committee Monday that he’s against a package of nine bills that would impose new regulations on the nation’s largest police department.

06/29/2015

Police on the scene of a shooting in Linden, NJ on June 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

3 People Gunned Down In 3 New Jersey Towns In Under 90 Minutes

Investigators are looking for suspects after three people were killed within the span of 90 minutes in separate shootings in Union County.

06/26/2015

Surveillance video of alleged drug sale in Washington Heights. (credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

Officials: 35 Indicted In Washington Heights Drug Bust

Prosecutors have charged 35 people with allegedly selling cocaine and heroin in Washington Heights.

06/25/2015

Dancer Liv demonstrates the Belly Button Challenge (Credit: CBS2)

New Viral Belly Button Challenge Could Pose Health Risks

Young people around the world are contorting their bodies to get one arm around their backs and their hand over their belly buttons.

06/18/2015

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N.J. Man Admits To Stabbing Boy Scout Leader He Says Molested Him As Boy

Applause erupted in a New Jersey courtroom Wednesday, after emotional remarks from a man who pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing the man he says molested him as a child.

06/17/2015

An excerpt from court papers in the case against Munther Omar Saleh. Saleh is accused of plotting a terror attack in New York City (credit: CBS2)

College Student In Queens Accused Of Plotting Terror Attack In New York City

Investigators claim Munther Omar Saleh used his personal computer to search topics ranging from weapons and pressure cookers, to eluding police and disguises.

06/16/2015

Wrong-way drivers make neighbors nervous on 39th Place in Sunnyside, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Sunnyside Neighbors Say Wrong-Way Traffic On One-Way Street Poses Serious Danger

The signs on a street in Sunnyside, Queens make it clear that it is for one-way traffic only, but some drivers are ignoring it.

06/12/2015

CBS2's Dave Carlin interviews an area resident above a broad sinkhole on Queens Boulevard. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Pothole Or Sinkhole? Queens Crater Went Unfilled Due To Debate

For weeks, a massive crater on busy Queens Boulevard rattled residents damaged cars – but New York City officials could not decide whether to define it as a pothole as a sinkhole.

06/09/2015

New York Lottery's Yoland Vega presents a prize check to Powerball winner Anthony Perosi, who plans to split the money with his son (left). (Credit: Julie Papa/1010 WINS)

Staten Island Plumber Wins $136 Million Powerball Jackpot

A Staten Island plumber is now a multi-millionaire thanks to a winning Powerball ticket.

06/04/2015

Darcel Rivers, the son of Jersey City Fire Chief Darren E. Rivers, was shot and killed on Thursday, June 4. (Credit: CBS2)

Jersey City Fire Chief’s Son Shot In Back Of Head, Killed

The son of the local fire chief was shot in the back of the head and killed in the middle of a Jersey City street early Thursday, and police were on the prowl hours later for the perpetrator.

06/04/2015

A collision-avoidance system will be installed in some New York City cabs. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYC Taxis Testing New Safety Technology, Including ‘Black Box’ Recorders

The pilot program in a dozen taxis and for-hire vehicles keeps an electronic eye on the driver and the road.

06/02/2015

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