Diane Macedo

Police investigate a fatal crash on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow, NY on July 21, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Dead In Hempstead Turnpike Crash In East Meadow

The wreck happened around 11:40 p.m. Monday.


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Sex Crimes In Subway System On The Rise

There have been 343 sex crimes reported in the subway system this year — an increase of 24 incidents, or 7.5 percent, compared to last year.


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Furry Friend Finder: Melanie And Star

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Melanie and Star, who are looking for homes.


With the rising temperatures, New Yorkers are seeing more and more homeless on the streets. (Photo: CBS2)

As Summer Heats Up, More And More Homeless Appearing All Over New York City

The number of complaints about the homeless on the streets of New York are on the rise. CBS2 asked the mayor what he plans to do about it.


One person was killed in an early morning fire at a multi-family home in Morristown, New Jersey on July 14, 2015. (credit: Diane Macedo/CBS2)

1 Person Dead In Early Morning Fire In Morristown

The blaze broke out early Tuesday morning on Pine Street. Flames swept through a business on the first floor and several apartments above.


Aakif Murray, left, and Aakif Murray, right, were shot in Prospect Park on July 12, 2015. Pictured at center is Lewis' aunt, Kersha Thompson. (Credit: Handout)

2 Teens In Stable Condition After Being Shot And Wounded In Prospect Park

The teens were there with family and friends as part of a music festival when bullets started flying around 9:15 Sunday night


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Queens Natives The Altino Brothers Discuss Upcoming Carnegie Hall Show

The Altino Brothers, classic pianists and Queens natives, are getting ready to showcase their talent at the legendary Carnegie Hall.


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Previewing NYC Cocktail Week

Micaela Piccolo from Distilled New York and Mark McKelvey from The Flute stopped by the CBS2 studios to give a sample of the cocktails they’ll be mixing up for NYC Cocktail Week.


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Ideas For Simple, Healthy Summer Cooking

Cooking can sometimes be a chore, especially during the summertime. But it is possible to keep things simple, healthy and tasty.


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Furry Friend Finder: Baxter And Naomi

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Baxter and Naomi, who are looking for homes.


A surveillance image of a suspect in the shooting that killed Allen McQueen, 21, as he held his 1-year-old daughter in the Bronx on Tuesday, July 7. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect Who Gunned Down Man Carrying 1-Year-Old Daughter In The Bronx

Police are hoping surveillance video will help identify a suspect who they said gunned down a man as he carried his 1-year-old daughter in the Bronx.


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Lawyers: Cosby’s Drugs-Sex Admission Could Help Women’s Suit

Lawyers for women suing Bill Cosby for defamation say his admission that he obtained quaaludes to give young women he pursued for sex could bolster their claims.


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Ban On Cars On West Drive In Prospect Park Takes Effect

West Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Park Circle, which had been open to vehicles for two hours during weekday afternoons, will now be permanently car free.


KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - JULY 05:  Princess Charlotte of Cambridge is pushed in her silver cross pram as she leavesthe Church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham Estate for the Christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge on July 5, 2015 in King's Lynn, England.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

A Royal Milestone: Britain’s Princess Charlotte Christened

Hundreds of fans gathered outside St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, cheering as William and Kate arrived with toddler Prince George and 9-week-old Charlotte.


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Taking A Look At This Summer’s Must-Have Gadgets

Lifestyles expert Gigi Lubin presents some of this season’s must-have items.