CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Glenn Schuck

Joseph Beer is escorted to the courtroom for opening statements in his trial on May 8, 2014. (Credit: Michael Balsamo)

Joseph Beer Gets 5 To 15 Years For Long Island Wreck That Killed 4 Friends

A judge has denied youthful offender status for 19-year-old Joseph Beer,who was 17 at the time of the crash.

08/26/2014

George Washington Bridge Bus Station (credit: CBS 2)

George Washington Bridge Bus Station Closed For Year-Long Renovation

The station is being closed for renovations beginning Monday.

08/25/2014

Myriam Lebrun her three children were killed in a crash on Southern State Parkway North Babylon. (credit: Handout)

5 Killed In Fiery Wreck On Southern State Parkway

Authorities said the group was returning to Brooklyn following a family gathering.

08/24/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton marches with family members of Eric Garner (right) and hundreds of others during a demonstration against the death of Eric Garner on July 19, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Staten Island Residents Brace For Eric Garner Protest March Saturday

No parking signs are already up along the march route where crowds are expected to fill the streets for hours.

08/22/2014

Melissa Mark-Viverito (Credit: Getty Images)

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Reveals She Has ‘High Risk HPV’

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said she got the results of a recent gynecological exam on Friday and will undergo a biopsy.

08/18/2014

The intersection in Queens where a 32-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run on August 18, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

32-Year-Old Man Killed In Hit-And-Run In Queens

When officers arrived on the scene they found Karoll Grzegorczyk, 32, unconscious and unresponsive with trauma about the body, lying on the roadway, police said.

08/18/2014

Police investigate a double homicide at Broadway and 151st Street in Harlem on Aug. 17, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Police: 2 Killed In Shooting Outside Hamilton Heights Deli

Kenny Jimenez, 21, and Francisco Mercedez, 29, were at Broadway and West 151st Street just before 3 a.m. when a white sedan pulled up and someone opened fire, police said.

08/17/2014

FILE -- A woman leans on a tree at Central Park. (credit: Getty Images)

City Comptroller Blasts Parks Department Over Tree Maintenance

Comptroller Scott Stringer says contractors hired to care for the urban greenery have pruned trees that didn’t need it and neglected those that required attention.

08/17/2014

Gizmo, the cat that survived a 12-story plunge at a Manhattan apartment building. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Cat Survives 12-Story Plunge At Manhattan Apartment Building

Owner Samuel Jacobs said he panicked when he returned to his East 32nd Street townhouse Tuesday and couldn’t find his 6-year-old cat Gizmo.

08/15/2014

A police van near the scene where a pregnant woman was attacked in Bedford-Stuyvesant. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Cops: Brooklyn Man Sucker-Punched Pregnant Woman, Knocking Her Out

A 33-year-old man faces assault charges after he allegedly knocked a pregnant woman unconscious during what appears to be a random attack in Brooklyn.

08/15/2014

A crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed After Driving Wrong Way On New York State Thruway

Richard Christopher, 32, of Suffern, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck when he drove the wrong way and crashed into a car driven by James DeVito, police said.

08/12/2014

FILE - A view of the entrance to Rikers Island penitentiary complex. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Riot Forces Lockdown At Rikers Island

News of the unrest comes as the city reviews procedures at the correctional facility and lines up changes suggested by the federal government.

08/12/2014

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks at a press conference pitching the borough of Brooklyn to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) outside Barclays Center on August 11, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Schumer, Others Welcome Democrats In Bid To Bring 2016 Convention To Brooklyn

A delegation from the city is hosting members of the Democratic National Committee in an effort to bring the 2016 convention to Brooklyn.

08/11/2014

The scene of a fire in Cliffside Park, N.J. on August 11, 2014. (credit: Jose Perez)

Police Rescue 3 From Roof Of Burning Cliffside Park Home

Officers arrived on the scene Monday to find three people standing near the driveway then they looked up and saw a man and a couple on the roof.

08/11/2014

The NYPD has begun distributing these fliers in Times Square. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

NYPD Fliers: You Don’t Have To Pay Times Square Characters

The NYPD wants you to know that you’re under no obligation to pay for photos with the costumed characters in Times Square.

08/10/2014

more

previous