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Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Report: Doctor Snapped Selfie With Joan Rivers, Performed Unauthorized Biopsy

Just before Joan Rivers stopped breathing last month, the comedian’s personal doctor snapped a selfie with her while she was under anesthesia and then performed an unauthorized biopsy, a report says.

09/17/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Ray Rice To Appeal Indefinite Suspension From NFL On Tuesday

Ray Rice is set to challenge a league in crisis-mode on his ban stemming from a February domestic incident, according to multiple reports.

09/15/2014

Customers wait in line for refunds at Six Flags Great Adventure after a power outage Sept. 14, 2014.  (credit: Neal Merchant)

Six Flags Great Adventure Riders Briefly Stuck After Power Goes Out

Officials said a faulty transformer caused the outage at the park in Jackson Township.

09/14/2014

Firefighters battle a 3-alarm fire at a home in the Bronx on Sept. 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Forced To Jump From Burning Building After 3-Alarm Fire Breaks Out In The Bronx

The fire broke out at a home along Decatur Avenue in Norwood around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday and soon spread.

09/10/2014

Police and firefighters on the scene of a deadly apartment fire on Roosevelt Avenue in Queens on Sept. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 3 Found Dead In Early Morning Queens Fire Had Stab Wounds

Minutes after putting out the blaze, firefighters found the bodies of two males and one female inside the apartment.

09/09/2014

From left, Olivia Buonomo and Tiffini Cropley, both sophomores at Tottenville High School, are not happy with the school's crackdown on the dress code. Olivia was detained and made to wear a Tottenville T-shirt. Tiffini was not caught. (Staten Island Advance/Jan Somma-Hammel)

Students Heated Over Clothing Crackdown At Staten Island High School

It may be fashion week in the city, but students at one Staten Island school aren’t talking about the latest styles on the runway.

09/08/2014

A car slammed into a Jersey City mall on Sunday, and sent shoppers scrambling. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Shoppers Scramble As Car Slams Into Jersey City Mall

New Jersey shoppers scrambled to safety on Sunday, when a car drove through a building. Witnesses say the elderly driver first rammed into the entrance and kept on driving.

09/07/2014

Columbia University - New York, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Carrying Mattress Around Until Alleged Rapist Is Expelled

Emma Sulkowicz, a senior majoring in visual arts, says it is part of her thesis, an endurance performance art piece called “Carry That Weight.”

09/03/2014

A costumed dancer takes part in the 45th annual West Indian American Day Parade on September 3, 2012 in Brooklyn. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Large Crowd Celebrates Caribbean Culture At West Indian Day Parade

Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn’s streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official festivities got underway.

09/01/2014

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.

08/31/2014

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.

08/31/2014

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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

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