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Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials: Maintenance Work Caused Massive Edgewater, NJ, Apartment Complex Fire

Maintenance workers fixing a leak and using a torch is what started the massive fire at an Edgewater, N.J., apartment complex fire, officials said Thursday night.

01/22/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a deadly fire in Brooklyn on Jan. 21, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

FDNY: Deadly 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn Ruled Accidental

The 5-alarm blaze broke out around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday on Flatbush Avenue in Prospect Heights.

01/21/2015

A crash is seen on the Cross Bronx Expressway on Jan. 18, 2015. (credit: @boblinknyc/Twitter)

Icy Roads Lead To Multi-Car Pileups, Closures Throughout Area

Winter weather made a mess of area roads and caused treacherous driving conditions Sunday morning, with hundreds of accidents reported, including several multi-car pileups.

01/18/2015

The Izod Center on Jan. 15, 2015. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Board Votes To Temporarily Shutter Izod Center At End Of The Month

The Izod Center, the former home of the Devils and Nets, will shut down Jan. 31 after a board voted to cease operations at the financially strapped arena.

01/15/2015

(Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Poll Shows Low Approval Rating For PBA’s Pat Lynch, Officers Turning Backs On De Blasio

A new poll Thursday showed a low approval rating for Patrick Lynch, president of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association.

01/15/2015

Christopher Lee Cornell is accused of plotting an attack on the U.S. Capitol that federal authorities say was inspired by ISIS. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Of Ohio Man Accused In Plot To Bomb U.S. Capitol, Kill Officials Speak Out

The parents of an Ohio man accused of plotting to bomb the U.S. Capitol and shoot lawmakers are coming to his defense, saying he was just lost and misguided.

01/15/2015

Lines form at the Costco gas station in Clifton, N.J. on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Bargain Hunters Tough Out Long Lines For Cheap Gas Across New Jersey

Gas prices are falling so low that traffic backups are building up at spots with the biggest bargains in New Jersey.

01/14/2015

Firefighters battle a fire at a building in downtown Rutherford, NJ on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Fire Tears Through Building In Downtown Rutherford, NJ

Firefighters in New Jersey are putting out hot spots after an early morning blaze tore through a building in downtown Rutherford.

01/14/2015

NJ Gov. Chris Christie delivers his state of the state address on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Gov. Chris Christie Delivers State Of The State Address

Gov. Chris Christie used his annual State of the State address to try to sell himself to a national audience as he prepares for a potential presidential run.

01/13/2015

101 West 78th Street on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

AG Wants Work Stopped At UWS Apartment Building Pending Fraud Investigation

The state attorney general is blocking a Manhattan landlord from converting an Upper West Side apartment building into luxury condos pending a fraud investigation.

01/13/2015

Bible Baptist Church in Hasbrouck Heights. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

New Jersey Pastor Describes Punching Boy In Viral Video

A video of a New Jersey pastor admitting to punching a boy for “not taking the Lord serious” has gone viral.

01/12/2015

The coyote is photographed after being tranquilized. (credit: NYPD)

Police Capture Coyote In Riverside Park

The NYPD’s Emergency Service Unit corralled the animal inside a fenced-in basketball court at West 76th Street.

01/11/2015

Brendan Jordan (credit: Family Handout)

Boy Killed After Folding Bench Attached To Wall Collapses At New Jersey School

A folding bench attached to a wall came crashing down, killing a 7-year-old New Milford boy in a freak accident during indoor soccer practice at a New Jersey school.

01/08/2015

The newest officers to join the ranks of the NYPD graduated from the police academy on Friday. (Credit CBS 2)

‘Corrective’ Actions Possible If NYPD Arrest Statistics Continue To Go South

The city is considering possible legal action against NYPD officers who aren’t writing enough tickets.

01/08/2015

Jason Polanco (left) is charged with shooting and wounding two NYPD officers in the Bronx on Monday, Jan. 5, while Joshua Kemp is charged with Polanco in a robbery before the shooting. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspects In Bronx Shooting Of 2 NYPD Officers Appear In Court

Two men charged in the shooting of two NYPD officers in the Bronx are due to face a judge on Wednesday as one of the wounded officers was released from the hospital.

01/07/2015

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