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FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Died After Being Restrained By Police While On PCP

An investigation was under way Friday into the case of a man who died in police custody last month, after being restrained by officers as he allegedly tried to fight them.

08/29/2014

Cardell Williamson (Credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio: Full Investigation Coming Into Child’s Death At Bronx Day Care

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said a “full investigation” will be launched following the death of a toddler at the home of his caregiver in the Bronx.

08/25/2014

Nathan Lane talks with CBS 2's Dana Tyler about the death of his onetime co-star, Robin Williams. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nathan Lane On Robin Williams: ‘Nobody Was More Kind Or Generous’

Nathan Lane and the late Robin Williams are remembered by many adoring fans for their roles in the 1996 movie “The Birdcage.” Lane recently talked with CBS 2’s Dana Tyler about his former co-star’s death.

08/19/2014

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bartolo Colon’s Mother Dies At 63

The mother of Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon has died at the age of 63.

08/18/2014

Legendary actress Lauren Bacall died of a stroke on Aug. 12, 2014. She was 89. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Screen Legend Lauren Bacall Dies At 89

Actress and longtime New York City resident Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89.

08/12/2014

Actor Robin Williams speaks onstage during "The Crazy Ones" panel discussion at the CBS, Showtime and The CW portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 29, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Robin Williams Found Dead In Calif. Home In Suspected Suicide

Actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday in his northern California home, in what was suspected to be a suicide.

08/11/2014

Charles Okonkwo has been charged with second-degree assault on his 52-year-old mother, police said. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Teen Pleads Not Guilty In Critical Beating Of Mother

A Long Island man was arraigned Friday in the beating of his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead.

08/01/2014

A vigil is set up in the Tompkinsville section of Staten Island after a man died in police custody while being arrested for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Dies During Arrest For Allegedly Selling Illegal Cigarettes On Staten Island

A man died in police custody Thursday, after being arrested for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes on Staten Island.

07/17/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Two Men Face Murder Charges In Connection With Death Of Queens Man

Two men have been charged in connection with the death of a 55-year-old Queens man.

07/14/2014

Ford Models founder Eileen Ford attends the Ford Supermodel of the World 2006/2007 contest at Skylight Studios on January 17, 2007 in New York City. (Brad Barket/Getty Images for Ford Models)

Modeling Agency Founder Eileen Ford Dies At 92

Eileen Ford, the founder of the Ford Model Agency, has died at the age of 92.

07/10/2014

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Museum Showcasing Morbid Anatomy Set To Open In Brooklyn

A new museum was set to open in Brooklyn this weekend, promising a fascinating journey into the dark side.

06/27/2014

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Former Yankees Bench Coach Don Zimmer Dies

Former Yankees bench coach Don Zimmer died Wednesday, according to his family. He was 83.

06/04/2014

Stan Li (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

Woman Testifies About Boyfriend’s Death After Taking Powerful Drugs From Dr. Stan Li

A woman described how she found her boyfriend dead, in testimony at the Manhattan trial of Dr. Stan Li – who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients.

05/30/2014

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Former NYC Radio Host Dave Herman Dies In Custody, Awaiting Trial On Sex Charge

Former New York City radio personality Dave Herman died Thursday while in custody in New Jersey, where he was awaiting trial on charges in a child sex sting.

05/29/2014

The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

Former State Sen. Catherine Abate Dies At 66

Former New York State Sen. Catherine Abate, a longtime advocate of health care and criminal justice issues, died this past weekend at the age of 66.

05/19/2014

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