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People walk through a severe storm that swept through New York City on Aug. 31, 2014 (Credit: Jesse Zanger)

Severe Weather Injures 2, Causes Damage & Throws Wrench In Holiday Weekend Plans

Severe weather swept through the Tri-State area on Sunday, injuring two people and throwing a major wrench in Labor Day weekend happenings.

12 hours ago

Milagro Canjura was shot multiple times Aug. 30, 2014, in Bay Shore, N.Y., police said. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Pregnant Woman Gunned Down Outside Bay Shore Home

Police said they responded to a call about gunshots around 8:40 p.m. Saturday and found the woman unresponsive inside a car outside her home.

12 hours ago

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1 Man Arrested, Charged In Alleged Hate Crime Against Central Park Jogger

The investigating into an alleged assault on a 36-year-old jogger in Central Park on August 18 continues.

08/30/2014

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Canine Influenza Puts Manhattan Dog Owners On Alert

Veterinarians in Manhattan reported an outbreak of the virus in recent weeks.

08/29/2014

Joan Rivers attends the 'The Realistic Joneses' opening night at The Lyceum Theater on April 6, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Joan Rivers In Medically-Induced Coma After Going Into Cardiac Arrest

Joan Rivers was in a medically-induced coma Thursday night at Mount Sinai Hospital, after she went into cardiac arrest while undergoing a throat procedure at a clinic on the Upper East Side.

08/28/2014

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NYPD: Man Claiming To Be Cab Driver Tries To Sexually Assault Woman In Front Of Kids In Queens

The hunt is on for a man who allegedly told a woman he was a cab driver and then tried to sexually assault her in front of her three young children after driving them to Queens last weekend, according to the NYPD.

08/27/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate Crime

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.

08/26/2014

A shelf at a Target store is stocked with back-to-school merchandise. (credit: Getty Images)

Experts: Changing Seasons, Labor Day Sales Create Perfect Shopping Scenario

Labor day weekend is another reminder that school is right around the corner, and parents are searching for deals.

08/25/2014

Yaroslav Kolchin climbed the Brooklyn Bridge on Aug. 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Arrested After Climbing To Top Of Brooklyn Bridge

Police said Yaroslav Kolchin was seen walking back and forth on the landing, taking photos with his iPhone.

08/24/2014

Surveillance photo of three of five suspects wanted in connection with Central Park attack on Aug. 23, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Hate Crime Unit Investigating Central Park Attack

According to police, a 36-year-old woman was assaulted while exiting the park near 60th Street and West Drive at around midnight.

08/23/2014

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

America's 9/11 Foundation annual Sept. 11 memorial ride arrives in Manhattan (Credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Of Bikers Take Part In 9/11 Memorial Ride Through Manhattan

The ride started on Friday in Shanksville, Penn. at the Flight 93 National Memorial. Riders then made their way to the Pentagon before heading to Manhattan.

08/17/2014

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National Action Network Rally Demands Justice For Eric Garner, Michael Brown

Family members of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who died while in police custody last month, were in attendance as the rally demanded justice for Michael Brown.

08/16/2014

A police van near the scene where a pregnant woman was attacked in Bedford-Stuyvesant. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Cops: Brooklyn Man Sucker-Punched Pregnant Woman, Knocking Her Out

A 33-year-old man faces assault charges after he allegedly knocked a pregnant woman unconscious during what appears to be a random attack in Brooklyn.

08/15/2014

Demonstrators gather in Times Square to protest the death of Michael Brown, 18, who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Police Name Cop In Michael Brown Shooting; Teen Suspected In Store Robbery Moments Before Shooting

Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson said Friday the officer’s name is Darren Wilson.

08/15/2014

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