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Fire Department personnel hoist an injured worker from the 2nd Avenue subway tunnel on Aug. 20, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Pipe Falls On 2nd Avenue Subway Worker 100 Feet Below Ground

The worker was about 100 feet below ground between two tunnels when a pipe fell on his leg, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said.

08/20/2014

3 law enforcement officers shot in the West Village (CBS 2)

2 US Marshals, NYPD Detective Injured, Suspect Killed In West Village Shooting

Police said a fugitive who was working in a West Village smoke shop shot and wounded three officers who were trying to arrest him Monday afternoon, before the officers returned fire and killed him.

07/28/2014

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

Two Men Face Murder Charges In Connection With Death Of Queens Man

Two men have been charged in connection with the death of a 55-year-old Queens man.

07/14/2014

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

Man, 23, Found Stabbed To Death In Crown Heights

Police are investigating the stabbing death of a 23-year-old man in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.

07/05/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Woman Shot In Shoulder Following Fight In The Bronx

The incident took place at around 9:15 a.m. at Metropolitan Oval in Parkchester.

06/06/2014

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Jersey City EMS Uses Data To Predict Next Emergency

EMS dispatch uses color-coded maps to track and to anticipate emergency calls. The program is called MARVLIS, or Mobile Area Routing Vehicle Location Information System. Based on its predictions, ambulances are pre-positioned in different neighborhoods.

03/24/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Authorities: Baby Found Abandoned, Uninjured On Harlem Street

A fire department spokesman says a passer-by spotted the baby and flagged down firefighters who brought the baby into the firehouse.

03/23/2014

Bullet hole, shattered glass in back of South Country Ambulance. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Volunteer EMS Injured On Way To Call In Bellport When Ambulance Was Shot At

Broken glass sprayed through the back of the ambulance and a 19-year-old volunteer was hit in the incident.

01/15/2014

Dustin Friedland (credit: CBS 2)

Call For Answers About Delayed EMS Response In Short Hills Mall Shooting

Questions have been mounting about the delayed response time by EMS crews to a deadly shooting at the Short Hills Mall in New Jersey last month.

01/14/2014

Iquan Williams

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Shooting Death Of Iquan Williams

On Saturday, January 11, police arrested Jahiem Spruill, 17, and charged him with second degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree.

01/12/2014

JFK Airport

EMS: Man Stabbed Outside JFK Airport Terminal

The incident happened outside Terminal 8 around 4:30 p.m., EMS said.

11/22/2013

(credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

4 Injured When FDNY Truck Collides With SUV In The Bronx

The incident took place at around 8:15 a.m. at Laconia Avenue near Waring Avenue in Allerton.

11/22/2013

Police on the scene after a SUV jumped a curb in Queens on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Good Samaritans Rescue Students After SUV Jumps Curb In Queens

A group of students were walking out of a bodega on the corner of Grand Avenue and 71st Street when a Honda Pilot SUV jumped the curb, striking the students.

09/12/2013

This SUV smashed into a telephone pole during an accident in Crown Heights that left several people with serious injuries. (Credit CBS 2)

Police: Car Jumps Curb In Crown Heights, 3 Pedestrians Struck

A black Hyundai was moving down Kingston Avenue when it collided with a white Infinity that was going eastbound on Eastern Parkway shortly before 7 p.m., police said.

09/05/2013

This cutting edge computer system has helped Jersey City Medical Center reduce its EMS response times to second fastest in the country. (Photo: CBS 2)

Exclusive: Jersey City Medical Center’s EMS Response Times Elite Nationally

In one city in New Jersey you have a better chance of surviving cardiac arrest. Officials say it’s all because of a computer.

08/06/2013

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