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Joseph Beer is escorted to the courtroom for opening statements in his trial on May 8, 2014. (Credit: Michael Balsamo)

Joseph Beer Gets 5 To 15 Years For Long Island Wreck That Killed 4 Friends

A judge has denied youthful offender status for 19-year-old Joseph Beer,who was 17 at the time of the crash.

08/26/2014

People enter the subway at Union Square (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA: ‘A’ Train Operator Drove Uptown On Downtown Tracks For Several Stops

The operator didn’t come to a stop until after the train passed the Spring Street station and saw the headlights of a downtown train at West 4th Street.

08/25/2014

A tractor-trailer is seen  hanging off an overpass after it crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike on Aug. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Critically Injured In NJ Turnpike Crash That Left Tractor-Trailer Dangling Off Roadway

Emergency crews have rescued a truck driver who fell into a creek after his tractor-trailer crashed through a guardrail and caught fire along the New Jersey Turnpike.

08/19/2014

President Barack Obama discusses the Michael Brown case at the White House on Aug. 18, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Dozens Rally In New York As Protests Spread From Ferguson To New York

Holder will meet with investigators from the FBI and the Justice Department, as well as community leaders, following the Aug. 9 death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, Obama said.

08/18/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Carly And Nathaniel

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Diane Macedo and Sandra DeFeo, executive director of The Humane Society of New York, introduce us to Carly and Nathaniel, who are looking for homes.

08/17/2014

A crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed After Driving Wrong Way On New York State Thruway

Richard Christopher, 32, of Suffern, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck when he drove the wrong way and crashed into a car driven by James DeVito, police said.

08/12/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Bruce And Baxter

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Princess and Molly, who are looking for homes.

08/10/2014

Kirsy Polanco says she chased down and collared an alleged wallet thief in Union Square on July 17, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Says She Chased Alleged Wallet Thief Into Subway, Collared Him

An alleged wallet thief on a shopping spree got quite the surprise after police said he messed with the wrong woman.

08/08/2014

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Man Who Recorded Video Of Eric Garner Arrest Appears In Court On Gun Charges

Ramsey pleaded not guilty to two counts of criminal possession of a weapon and is being held on $75,000 bail.

08/04/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Princess And Molly

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Princess and Molly, who are looking for homes.

08/03/2014

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Bronx Historian Gives Virtual Tour Of Borough’s Gems

With the warmer weather here, it’s a great time to explore New York City. But one place that not everyone thinks of when planning a staycation is the Bronx.

07/27/2014

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Furry Friend Finder: Kyle And Gem

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2′s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Kyle and Gem, who are looking for homes.

07/27/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bratton: Review Of Officer Training Coming In Wake Of Eric Garner’s Death

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton ensured that a full investigation and new training for officers will be launched following the death of Eric Garner, who died after being put in a chokehold by an officer during an arrest on Staten Island last week.

07/22/2014

People wait in line to get tickets for Shakespeare in the Park. (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Line Up At Central Park To Get Tickets For Shakespeare In The Park

King Lear, starring John Lithgow and Annette Bening, will begin Tuesday night.

07/22/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

4 Emergency Workers Now Suspended In Wake Of Eric Garner’s Death In Police Custody

A group of demonstrators is calling for the resignation of Police Commissioner Bill Bratton after a Staten Island man died in police custody last week.

07/21/2014

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