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Fire crews respond to a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Manhattan on July 30, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power In Washington Heights As Tri-State Faces Another Day Of Extreme Heat

About 800 Con Edison customers lost power after a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Washington Heights. It happened around 5 a.m. Thursday.

4 hours ago

Con Edison crews working on a street in New York City. (credit: CBS2)

More Pressure On The Power Grid As Temperatures Again Soar Across Tri-State

Temperatures soared into the 90s again Wednesday, putting incredible demand on the power grid and leaving some sweating in dark rooms.

18 hours ago

Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

Sources: Person In Custody In Shooting Of Off-Duty NYPD Officer In Brooklyn

A person was in police custody late Wednesday in connection with the shooting of an off-duty NYPD officer in New Lots, Brooklyn a night earlier, sources told CBS2.

21 hours ago

Penn Station on May 18, 2015 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Feds Seek Meeting With Christie, Cuomo Over Hudson River Rail Tunnels

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent a letter Monday to the two governors urging them to meet with him in the next two weeks to put together a strategy for building new crossings.

07/28/2015

Power was out along Norfolk Street between Delancey and Rivington streets during a heat wave on Tuesday, July 28. (Credit: CBS2)

Power Grid Faces Test As Heat, Humidity Rise; Outage Brings Misery, Danger

Power outages have become a major concern this week, as Tuesday marks the first in a series of hot days.

07/28/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train. (credit: CBS2)

Menendez, Booker Call For Increased Infrastructure Funding In Wake Of NJ TRANSIT Train Problems

Lawmakers and NJ TRANSIT commuters are demaning answers after a week plagued by problems caused by Amtrak overhead wire issues.

07/27/2015

One woman was killed and two others injured in a crash at Richmond Avenue and Richmond Hill Road on Staten Island. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Driver Charged After 19-Year-Old Woman Killed In Staten Island Crash

A 22-year-old man faces charges after a crash on Staten Island left one woman dead and another critically injured.

07/27/2015

Police say this is the man who opened fire at the City Diner on the Upper West Side on July 16, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Suspect In UWS Diner Shooting

A man has suffered a graze-wound to the head after police said he was shot point-blank at an Upper West Side diner.

07/16/2015

The NJ TRANSIT board votes on fare hikes and service cuts on July 15, 2015, in Newark. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NJ TRANSIT Board Approves Fare Hikes

A monthly ticket will increase 9 percent, from $440 to $480.

07/15/2015

Asa Roberts from 2014 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Identified In Rape Of 82-Year-Old Brooklyn Woman

Investigators say they are now looking for 18-year-old Asa Robert in connection with the attack, which happened early Monday morning in Brighton Beach.

07/15/2015

Renee Mafaro was shot several times with a paintball gun while walking her brother's dog on Staten Island on July 11, 2015. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Several Paintball Attacks Rattle Residents On Staten Island

The NYPD released photos of a dark-colored GMC Terrain that it says was involved in the incidents.

07/13/2015

USWNT ticker-tape parade kicks off on July 10, 2015. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

NYC Celebrates Women’s World Cup Winners With Ticker-Tape Parade, City Hall Ceremony

The Women’s World Cup ticker-tape parade is over, but the celebrations continue.

07/10/2015

A LIRR train goes by the station in Hollis, Queens on July 9, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

2 People Struck, Killed By LIRR Train In Hollis, Queens

Long Island Rail Road customers are facing delays and cancellations on several branches after two people were struck and killed by a train in Hollis, Queens.

07/09/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the shooting that killed Allen McQueen, 21, as he held his 1-year-old daughter in the Bronx on Tuesday, July 7. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect Who Gunned Down Man Carrying 1-Year-Old Daughter In The Bronx

Police are hoping surveillance video will help identify a suspect who they said gunned down a man as he carried his 1-year-old daughter in the Bronx.

07/08/2015

Chaim Klein said he was hit with a paintball in one of several attacks apparently targeting the Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Police Say Paintball Shooter Is Targeting Brooklyn Orthodox Jewish Community

Police on Monday were looking for a man who targeted the Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn with a paint ball gun, in what is suspected to be a hate crime.

07/06/2015

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