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A 3-year-old boy was found dead with bruises early on Saturday, Nov. 15, in an apartment in the Melrose section of the Bronx. (Credit: CBS2)

Death Of 3-Year-Old Boy In Bronx Apartment Ruled Homicide

The death of a 3-year-old boy who was found with bruises on his body in the Bronx this past weekend has been ruled a homicide.

11/19/2014

Bronx historian Morgan Powell was found dead in September. (Credit: Morgan Powell, via Facebook)

Death Of Bronx Historian Morgan Powell Remains A Mystery

The Bronx present and past was Morgan Powell’s life. His day job was gardening, but his passion was history, researching, and sharing his discoveries.

10/20/2014

Eli Waller (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Sets Up Foundation After Eli Waller, 4, Dies Of Enterovirus D68

The anguished family of 4-year-old Eli Waller of Hamilton, New Jersey spoke Friday for the first time since the boy died of the infamous Enterovirus D68.

10/10/2014

Actress-comedian Jan Hooks died on Oct. 9, 2014 of an undisclosed illness.(Photo by Darryl James/Getty Images)

Actress, Comedian Jan Hooks Dies At 57

Actress Jan Hooks, of “Saturday Night Live” and “Designing Women” fame, has died at the age of 57, CBS News reported Thursday evening.

10/09/2014

Zelda, Battery Park's beloved resident turkey, spends Thanksgiving 2013 under a picnic table (Credit: Irene Plagianos/DNAInfo)

Zelda, Resident Wild Turkey Of Battery Park, Dies After Being Hit By Car

Zelda, the famous wild turkey who called Battery Park her home for 11 years, has died, according to a published report.

10/08/2014

Tom Cutinella (credit: CBS 2)

Worries About Football Safety Mount After L.I. High School Player’s Death

There was new fallout Friday following the death of a 16-year-old high school football player on Long Island after a collision at a game.

10/03/2014

(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Long Island High School Football Player Dies After Injury During Game

Police on Long Island were investigating the death of a high school football player who suffered an injury during a game Wednesday evening.

10/01/2014

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

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