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Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan (file/credit: CBS2)

DA Dan Donovan Wins Special Election To Replace Michael Grimm In Congress

Voters picked Republican Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan Tuesday night to replace former Congressman Michael Grimm.

05/05/2015

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Transportation Advocates Rally At City Hall For More MTA Funding

Mass transit advocates will hold a noontime rally at City Hall on Tuesday to demand more funding for the city’s subways and buses.

05/05/2015

(l-r) David Wildstein has pleaded guilty, and Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly have been indicted, in the Bridgegate lane closure scandal in New Jersey. (Credits -- background image: Andrew Burton/Getty Images; Wildstein: Kena Betancur/Getty Images; Baroni: Port Authority; Kelly: CBS2)

Ex-Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Probe

Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and his former top appointee at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Bill Baroni, entered the pleas through their attorneys Monday before a judge in Newark.

05/04/2015

Yonkers Fire

Famed Composer, Wife Killed In Yonkers House Fire

A famed composer and his wife were killed in a three-alarm fire at their home in Yonkers overnight.

04/30/2015

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New Jersey Sends Help To Baltimore; Unrest Persists Despite Curfew

“New Jersey is offering our full support and solidarity in their efforts to protect the lives and well-being of the people in the city of Baltimore while calm and order are being restored,” Gov. Chris Christie wrote on Twitter.

04/28/2015

Woman seen on cellphone video attacking another woman in the parking lot of the Green Acres Mall on Long Island (Credit: N*5 Chanel/YouTube)

Police Investigating Violent Altercation At Long Island Mall

Authorities said the argument escalated into a physical altercation and the woman was thrown to the ground and repeatedly punched in the face and head.

04/28/2015

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2 Dead, Four Others Injured After Shooting Outside Funeral In East Flatbush

Police are searching for multiple gunmen who opened fire outside a Brooklyn church Monday night, shooting six people, two of which are dead.

04/28/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

Service Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed By NJ TRANSIT

NJ TRANSIT said it’s looking at fare hikes and service cuts to close a budget gap.

04/21/2015

A surveillance image of the theft of an air pump from a Queens gas station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Thieves Ripped Air Pumps From Brooklyn, Queens Gas Stations 17 Times

Police on Thursday said a pair of thieves has struck 17 different times in Brooklyn and Queens since December, using a vehicle with a chain to drag away coin-operated air pump machines at gas stations.

04/16/2015

An elderly couple was killed in this house fire on Harding Road in Laurence Harbor, NJ on Apr. 16, 2015. (credit: Scott Rapoport/CBS2)

Elderly Couple Dead After Fire Rips Through Home In Laurence Harbor

A fast-moving fire was blamed Thursday for the deaths of an elderly couple in Middlesex County, New Jersey.

04/16/2015

Palisades Parkway Potholes

DOT Deems Route 9 Worst State Road In New Jersey

New Jersey’s Department of Transportation has crowned Route 9 as the worst state road in the Garden State.

04/16/2015

Roses left by mourners lie next to one of the many plaques detailing transports of Berlin Jews to concentration camps at the Gleis 17 (Track 17) on January 27, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo by Carsten Koall/Getty Images)

New Study Finds ‘Explosion Of Hatred’ Against Jews Worldwide

As many around the world pause to mourn those lost in the Holocaust, Israeli researchers found anti-Semitic incidents are on the rise.

04/15/2015

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Tax Day Is Upon Us! Are You Requesting An Extension?

It’s Tax Day and state and federal returns must be mailed or e-filed before midnight.

04/15/2015

Testing in New York City public schools. (Credit: CBS 2)

Parents, Schools Locked In Battle Over Those Opting Out Of Standardized Tests

As thousands of public school students prepare to take standardized tests Tuesday, many parents have decided to have their children “opt out” of the exams.

04/14/2015

Marches demanding criminal justice reform cross the Outerbridge Bridge crossing on April 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Justice League NYC Begins March From Staten Island To Washington, D.C.

Justice League NYC’s March2Justice is scheduled to culminate April 21 with a rally and concert at the National Mall.

04/13/2015

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