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Police on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on the Sprain Brook Parkway in Greenburgh on Feb. 27, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Off-Duty NYPD Detective Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On Sprain Brook Parkway

Police said a Honda Civic was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of the parkway when it hit a Honda Pilot head-on, killing 46-year-old Paul Duncan of Hartsdale.

02/27/2015

A federal criminal complaint against three Brooklyn men accused of trying to leave the country to join ISIS. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI: 3 Brooklyn Men Arrested For Attempting To Join ISIS, Plotting Terror Attacks In U.S.

FBI agents arrested three Brooklyn men for allegedly attempting to travel abroad to join the terror group ISIS, with one man agreeing to kill President Obama if ordered to, according to authorities.

02/25/2015

Officers respond to a credit union in New Britain, Conn. on Feb. 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police Source: Conn. Man Forced To Wear Bomb-Like Device During Bank Robbery

Police in New Britain, Connecticut on Monday encountered a man with what appeared to be a bomb strapped to his body at a credit union, after uncovering an alleged robbery plot.

02/23/2015

Residents and lawmakers have unanswered questions about a pending mini-casino in Nassau County. (Credit: CBS2)

State Lawmaker Proposes Legislation To Block OTB Gaming Parlors On Long Island

A state lawmaker is introducing new legislation to prohibit the Off-Track Betting Corporation from building gambling parlors on Long Island.

02/23/2015

Edgar Morales was sentenced for his role in the shooting death of a young girl at a christening in 2002. (Credit: CBS2)

Gang Member Sentenced In 2002 Shooting Death Of 10-Year-Old Girl

A gang member convicted in the killing of a 10-year-old girl at a christening learned his fate during a sentencing hearing on Friday.

02/20/2015

Rudy Giuliani (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Democrats Blast Giuliani For Questioning President Obama’s Love Of Country

Democrats are assailing former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani for questioning President Barack Obama’s love of country.

02/19/2015

Door that was fixed at the LaGuardia Houses following an investigation by CBS2 (Credit: CBS2)

Door Fixed At Site Of LES Slashing Attack Following CBS2 Investigation

Residents said they are grateful that the door is finally fixed but they said there are plenty of other problems with the building.

02/17/2015

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Records: Port Authority Commissioners Got Perks At JFK, Newark Airports

Newly released records show four commissioners at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey were allowed to bypass regular security lines and received other perks when they flew out of airports run by the agency.

02/13/2015

Carrie Medina says a police officer in Portland, Ore., took her cellphone after she recorded video of an arrest. (credit: Carrie Medina/CBS2)

Oregon Woman Files Lawsuit Over Right To Record Video Of Police

Medina, who describes herself as a citizen journalist, began broadcasting the images live to the Web from her phone for four minutes, until a police officer came over.

02/12/2015

Akai Gurley, man shot to death inside the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing complex by a rookie police officer. (credit: Exploretalent.com)

Rookie NYPD Officer Peter Liang Indicted In Fatal Shooting Of Akai Gurley

The rookie NYPD officer who shot and killed Brooklyn man Akai Gurley has been indicted, an attorney for Gurley’s girlfriend told WCBS 880 Tuesday afternoon.

02/10/2015

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Student Stabbed On Rutgers University-Newark Campus

The incident took place at around 10:20 a.m. in the Dana Library.

02/05/2015

FILE -- An SUV is parked on a mound of snow and ice in Brooklyn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Councilman: Suspend Parking Meters During Snowstorms

Councilman David Greenfield is proposing that the meters not be enforced whenever alternate-side parking rules are suspended for snow.

02/02/2015

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Rockaway Polar Plunge Raises Awareness, Hope For Cystic Fibrosis Patient

On a brutally cold morning, when there’s ice on the dock and snow on the beach, why would anyone go for a dip in Breezy Point? For a good cause, of course.

01/31/2015

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

911 Calls Suggest Confusion During Edgewater, N.J. Apartment Complex Fire

Authorities on Friday released 911 calls from the fire last week that devastated a sprawling apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey.

01/30/2015

Saudi King Salman (R) stands alongside President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama after the Obamas arrived on Air Force One at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh on January 27, 2015. Obama landed in Saudi Arabia to shore up ties with new King Salman and offer condolences after the death of his predecessor Abdullah. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

First Lady Michelle Obama Catches Heat For Outfit Choice In Saudi Arabia

No matter where she goes, First Lady Michelle Obama causes a buzz about what she wears. And in Saudi Arabia, it was no different.

01/28/2015

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