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Officer Nicholas Guerrero is released from Stony Brook University Hospital on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk County Officer Critically Injured In Hit-Run Released From Hospital

Hundreds of fellow officers applauded as Officer Nicholas Guerrero, 36, was released from Stony Brook University Hospital and transferred to a rehabilitation facility Friday.

10/17/2014

Emergency workers on the scene of a collapsed floor which trapped two workers in Mineola on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Two Construction Workers Trapped When Ceiling Collapses In Mineola

The collapse happened inside the old Social Services building, which is now being turned into a family court in Mineola.

10/17/2014

JPMorgan Chase  (file/credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

JPMorgan Chase Breach Heightens Data Security Doubts

The New York-based bank disclosed Thursday that the breach compromised customer information pertaining to roughly 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.

10/03/2014

Autumn, the cat rescued by a taxi driver on the Van Wyck Expressway. (credit: Family Handout)

Cabbie Stops In Traffic To Save Kitten On Van Wyck Expressway

Bill Cannon, one of the owners of Beech Street Taxi in Long Beach, stopped in heavy traffic on the Van Wyck Expressway Thursday afternoon to save a kitten from on top of a traffic barrier.

10/03/2014

NYC cab (file/credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

TLC Cracking Down On Unsafe Taxi Drivers

The TLC issued 5,000 safety-related summonses so far this year. That’s a 95 percent increase from last year.

09/30/2014

At least one police officer was ejected from the NYPD van when it crashed Sept. 21, 2014, in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Officer Dies, 8 Others Injured In NYPD Van Crash In Hunts Point

A rookie cop was killed and eight other officers were injured Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash involving an NYPD van in the Bronx.

09/21/2014

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State Health Department: Confirmed Cases Of Enterovirus In Central N.Y., Albany Area

New York State’s Health Department says the severe respiratory illness that swept through the Midwest, sickening children, has moved east.

09/12/2014

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

Beachgoers in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Ready For Labor Day Holiday Weekend

Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend across the Tri-State areas as people celebrate the final weekend of summer.

08/29/2014

Lee Ackerman of Stewart Manor, Long Island, believes this aircraft part fell from the sky into his backyard. (Credit: CBS 2)

FAA Confirms Debris Found In Stewart Manor Yard Is That Of A-380 Aircraft

The FAA confirms that debris found in a Stewart Manor yard last Friday is a piece of an A-380 aircraft’s instruction panel from the inside of a landing gear door.

08/27/2014

Dr. Doug Uhlig's Seaside Heights home (Credit: Ginny Kosolar/WCBS 880)

NJ Homeowner Says JCP&L Forcing Him To Pay For New Utility Pole

A New York psychologist has been told he can’t move into his rebuilt Jersey Shore home until he pays to replace a utility pole that costs tens of thousands of dollars.

08/25/2014

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5 Injured When Car Jumps Curb In Harlem

A total of five people were hospitalized Friday night after a car jumped the curb near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and 145th Street in Harlem Friday night, the FDNY said.

08/22/2014

Lee Ackerman of Stewart Manor, Long Island, believes this aircraft part fell from the sky into his backyard. (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Man Believes Aircraft Part Fell From Sky Into His Backyard

What is believed to be a piece of an aircraft was found Friday in a backyard in Stewart Manor, Long Island.

08/22/2014

Urban beekeepers tend to hives in New York City (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

You’ve Got To Bee Kidding Me: 50,000 Bees Found Living In Queens Woman’s Ceiling

A New York City woman had some unexpected roommates living in her apartment: 50,000 bees.

08/22/2014

Speed camera (file/credit: CBS 2)

Nassau County Forgiving School Zone Speeding Tickets

Nassau County is forgiving $4.2 million in speed camera fines issued in the last month.

08/22/2014

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