Dave Carlin

A car slammed into a building on E. Tremont Avenue on Aug. 29, 2105, injured a woman (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Injured When Car Slams Into Building In The Bronx

The business remained open after building inspectors found only minimal damage to this structure.

08/29/2015

Edgar Medina is charged with burglary, grand larceny and possession of burglar tools. (Credit: Nassau County Police Department)

$1.8 Million Burglary Of Armored Car Company On Long Island Foiled By Alert Officer

Edgar Medina, of Brentwood, was charged with burglary, grand larceny and possession of burglar tools.

08/27/2015

Kevin Downing Fort Lee Home

Authorities Search Home Of Gunman In Shooting At Varick Street Federal Building

Police said Downing walked into a federal building at 201 Varick St. just after 5 p.m. with guns hidden in a bag.

08/22/2015

Police say Kevin Downing shot and killed a security guard at the federal office building at 201 Varick St., and then shot and killed himself, on Friday, Aug. 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Varick Street Federal Building Gunman Had Been Fired By Labor Department

Residents of a Fort Lee block were shocked Friday night, after police said one of their neighbors shot and killed a security officer at the federal building in the Hudson Square area before turning the gun on himself.

08/21/2015

An overcrowded LIRR train. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Gets Action: LIRR Asks Customers To Limit Oversized Luggage On Cannonball Express

The LIRR says it will designate some storage areas on the Cannonball for luggage, but said no luggage will be permitted in aisles or doorways.

08/20/2015

Jared "The Subway Guy" Fogle at the Red Dress Collection show on Feb. 6, 2014 at Lincoln Center in New York City. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for Subway)

Prosecutors: Jared Fogle Paid For Sex Acts With Minors In NYC, Received Child Pornography

Documents released Wednesday say Fogle, 37, faces one count of travel to engage in illicit sexual conduct with a minor and one count of distribution and receipt of child pornography.

08/19/2015

Topless women are painted in Times Square. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Vows Crackdown On Topless Women In Times Square

Though toplessness is not illegal in New York, aggressive panhandling and aggressive solicitation are illegal.

08/18/2015

Nick and Bobbi Ercoline were featured on the cover of the Woodstock soundtrack album, released in 1970. (Credit: CBS2)

Couple Featured On Woodstock Album Cover Still Celebrating 46 Years Later

An area husband and wife have been celebrating their love since the original Woodstock festival in 1969 – and one could almost say their love was built on Woodstock.

08/16/2015

A manhole exploded on West 45th Street and 9th Avenue. (credit: David Murray)

Manhole Explosion Shatters Window In Hell’s Kitchen, Causes Traffic Mess

An underground explosion sent a manhole cover flying at around 11:38 a.m. at 45th Street and 9th Avenue.

08/14/2015

Coby Persin set up a "child predator social experiment" to teach a lesson. (Credit: Coby Persin, via YouTube)

‘Stranger Danger’ Social Experiment Video Aims To Teach Lesson About Child Predators

Most parents think they have taught their children about social media and stranger danger, but for some, the message is not getting through.

08/13/2015

back to school shopping (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Warned: Scam Artists Can Steal Children’s Identities, Ruin Their Future Credit

As kids get ready to go back to school, thieves are gearing up to steal their identities.

08/12/2015

Javier Bugo

16-Year-Old Boy Killed In Paterson Hit-And-Run

Police are looking for the driver in a fatal hit-and-run in Paterson, New Jersey.

08/11/2015

casino parents

Police: Parents Left Young Daughters Inside SUV While Gambling At Resorts World Casino

Maria Loha and Segundo Japa were arrested and charged with acting in a manner injurious to a child.

08/08/2015

Grigory Gutnikov was buried in the wrong plot in Staten Island's Mount Richmond Cemetery. (Credit: CBS2)

Exclusive: Family Sues Staten Island Cemetery After Man Buried In Wrong Grave

Grigory Gutnikov’s family unknowingly stood with the wrong casket, then sensed something was wrong — really wrong.

08/07/2015

A large grouping of gram-negative Legionella pneumophila bacteria (credit: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Legionnaires’ Death Toll Rises To 10 In South Bronx; State Offers Free Building Testing

The testing will be available to all owners, operators, managers and landlords of buildings with cooling towers or evaporative condenser units until October.

08/06/2015

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