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Philip Seymour Hoffman poses at the 2010 Marrakech Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco. (credit: Getty Images)

Hoffman’s Will: Son Should Be Raised In New York, Chicago Or San Francisco

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s will was released Wednesday, showing that he bequeathed all his personal property to the mother of his three children.

02/19/2014

Michael And Olympia DeNittis

New Jersey Couple Each Die Hours Apart, After Lifetime Together

Michael and Olympia DeNittis literally spent a lifetime together in New Jersey, and died just hours apart this week.

02/07/2014

Ashlee And Myls Dobson (credit: Handout)

Last Respects For 4-Year-Old Myls Dobson Set For Tuesday

A memorial service was set for Tuesday for Myls Dobson, the 4-year-old boy who was a victim of abuse before he died earlier this month.

01/20/2014

Myls Dobson

De Blasio Calls For Change In Procedures In Wake Of Myls Dobson Death

After the death of 4-year-old Myls Dobson – who had been under city supervision – Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for change.

01/17/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Found Dead Outside Nightclub In Inwood

Police were investigating Saturday, after a man was found dead outside a nightclub in Upper Manhattan.

12/28/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Police Probe Death Of Boy, 5, In The Bronx

Police on Saturday were investigating the death of a 5-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in the Bronx.

11/30/2013

Neil Gallagher and President John F. Kennedy appear together on a campaign flyer. (Credit CBS 2)

JFK’s Death Is Still A Fresh, Painful Memory For Former N.J. Congressman

Fifty years after his death the assassination of President John F. Kennedy still brings back painful memories for those who knew him best. That includes his friend, Neil Gallagher.

11/22/2013

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Woman Killed In Staten Island House Fire

The woman’s body was found inside of her Hawthorne Ave. home in the Willowbrook section of the island.

11/16/2013

Marathon start line in Staten Island (credit: Steve Sandberg)

Woman, 86, Dies After Hitting Head On Pavement During NYC Marathon

An 86-year-old California woman has died, after she hit her head on the pavement while competing in the ING New York City Marathon this past weekend.

11/05/2013

Generic Firefighter File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Newburgh Man Killed In Early Morning House Fire

An 82-year-old man is dead and his daughter is hospitalized after an intense fire destroyed their two-story wood house in the city of Newburgh.

11/03/2013

Mary Greff

Prosecutor: Woman Found Dead In Waldwick, N.J. Was Strangled

A woman was found dead in Waldwick, N.J. Wednesday, and police have deemed her death “suspicious,” according to a published report.

10/23/2013

Police investigating the death of a baby in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Woman Charged In Death Of Brooklyn Baby

Anna Thomas, 20, has been charged with murder and manslaughter in the death of 19-month-old Justin Stephens, police said.

10/07/2013

Tompkins Square Park

Social Media Awash In Tributes For Street Fixture ‘LES Jewels’

Tributes to a notorious Tompkins Square Park street figure have been appearing on social media, amid reports that he was found dead this weekend.

09/15/2013

Pet cemetery in Hartsdale, N.Y. (file/credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

N.Y. Pet Cemeteries Can Now Bury Human Ashes

A new state regulation allows pet cemeteries to bury human ashes along with deceased pets.

09/14/2013

Bystanders and emergency workers attempt to free an ambulance stuck on a side street in the Boerum Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn December 29, 2010 in New York City.  Many side streets, especially those in the outer boroughs, are still unplowed in the wake of a massive snowstorm that crippled much of New York and left millions of holiday travelers stuck at airports and train stations around the eastern seaboard.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Judge Tosses Suit Filed By Family Of Woman Who Died Waiting For Help In 2010 Blizzard

The family lost on a technicality. Manhattan Supreme Court Judge Margaret Chan said that under an obscure law, the city can’t be held liable for delays in care unless a 911 call is made by the injured person or an immediate family member.

09/07/2013

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