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Police at a home in Brooklyn after a body was discovered in a storage container. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police Questioning Person Of Interest After Body Found Stuffed In Storage Container

Police said they made the discovery at a home in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn at about 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

16 hours ago

Police on the scene of a shooting in Ozone Park, Queens on April 19, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Husband Suspected Of Fatally Shooting Wife In Ozone Park

Upon arrival, first responders discovered a woman with gunshot wounds to her torso. She was taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in cardiac arrest and pronounced dead a short time later.

17 hours ago

Scene outside police-involved shooting in Astoria, Queens (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Allegedly Killed Daughter, Pointed Gun At Cops

Police say a uniformed NYPD officer shot and killed an 86-year-old man after he refused to drop his gun.

04/12/2014

Stephen Colbert (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

CBS Names Stephen Colbert As Next ‘Late Show’ Host

CBS announced Thursday that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of the “Late Show.”

04/10/2014

Police said they discovered explosive devices in the home on Brighton 10th Terrace in Brooklyn on April 10, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police: Explosive Devices Removed From Brooklyn Home Of EMT

Police said they responded to the Brooklyn home of Victor Cadicamo at about 9:30 a.m. after his wife called 911 claiming Cadicamo threatened her with a gun.

04/10/2014

Jonathan Fleming (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man Exonerated After 24 Years In Prison: ‘I’m Gonna Live The Rest Of My Life’

Jonathan Fleming was freed Tuesday and cleared of a killing that happened when he was 1,100 miles away on a Disney World vacation.

04/08/2014

A home where dynamite was discovered on April 5, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgaten/1010 WINS)

Bomb Squad Removes Dynamite From Pelham Home

Warren Prescott Lyon, a retired assistant chief of the Pelham Manor Fire Department, lived in the home on the corner of River Avenue and Sixth Street until he passed away in January.

04/05/2014

Fence that fell, injuring five girls in New Rochelle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

5 Girls On New Rochelle Track & Field Team Injured By Falling Fence

Five girls were injured after a temporary fence fell on top of them Saturday afternoon.

04/05/2014

Noel Polanco

Grand Jury Won’t Indict NYPD Detective In Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Army Reservist

While a grand jury failed to indict Hassan Hamdy, the NYPD did charge him with failure to employ proper tactics, which could result in his dismissal from the department if he is found guilty.

04/04/2014

Outside of a first-floor apartment where police said they discovered two shooting victims while responding to a fire in Brooklyn (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police Responding To Fire In Brooklyn Discover Double Shooting

According to authorities, police were responding to a 911 call of a fire at 885 Gates Avenue in the Stuyvesant Gardens Houses around 4:30 p.m. when they discovered a 24-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head.

03/30/2014

FILE - Concrete foundations where houses once stood in Queens on October 24, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

De Blasio Announces Changes To Sandy Recovery Plan, Appoints Rebuilding Team

Mayor Bill de Blasio joined Sen. Charles Schumer on Saturday to announce his new plan to the city’s Build It Back program.

03/29/2014

Off-duty firefighters pull driver from wrecked car after he lost control in Queens (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Off-Duty Firefighters Pull Motorist From Wrecked Car In Queens

The driver was heading northbound on Beach Channel Drive, leaving the Rockaways when it hit a small pond-sized puddle of water and lost control.

03/29/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Inappropriately Discarded Cigarette To Blame For Fire At James Monroe Elementary School

Custodian Jerome C. Higgins, 48, of East Brunswick, was charged with a petty disorderly persons offense for smoking inside the school, the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s office said.

03/24/2014

Michael Vick (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Animal Advocates Not Happy About Jets’ Choice To Sign Michael Vick

Some Jets fans who are also dog lovers and animal advocates were not happy to hear the news that quarterback Michael Vick has been signed to the team.

03/22/2014

Brooklyn Bus Shooting

Man Dies After Shooting On MTA Bus In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A man has died after being shot Thursday evening on a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus in Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn, a source told CBS 2.

03/20/2014

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