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Firefighters on the scene of a large fire in Jersey City, NJ on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Calls Document Horror In Fatal Jersey City Fire, As Crews Go To Wrong Street

Jersey City officials released new 911 calls Wednesday that showed the sheer panic as flames and smoke swept through a home – in a fire that left four people dead.

03/19/2014

NYPD Squad Car

Woman, 80, Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Williamsburg

An 80-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle Tuesday in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

02/11/2014

This 80-year-old home on Grand Street in Mamaroneck, N.Y., is a Westchester County landmark and tourist attraction. The problem is it needs to get renovated -- badly. (Photo: CBS 2)

Movement Under Way To Preserve Bizarre Looking Westchester Landmark

A call is going out to save “the skinny house.” It’s a local landmark in Westchester County and preservationists want to shore it up before it topples.

09/13/2013

2010 Chinatown apartment fire (credit: CBS 2)

Chinatown Residents Back In Rent-Controlled Apartments Following 2010 Fire

One of the worst fires ever in Chinatown ravaged three apartment buildings in April 2010 and left 200 people homeless.

07/18/2013

Anna Graham called an armed robber's bluff during a run-in in Lower Manhattan (Credit CBS 2)

New York Woman Calls Thug’s Bluff During Armed Robbery Attempt

A New York woman survived a run-in with an armed robber after courageously calling his bluff.

07/11/2013

Trenton Standoff

Trenton Hostage Situation Ends, Suspect Dead

The hostages are safe and the suspect is dead, police said.

05/12/2013

Trenton Standoff

Standoff Persists In Trenton; Woman, Child Killed

A hostage situation persisted in Trenton, N.J., Saturday morning, after a woman and a child were found dead inside a home.

05/11/2013

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Boy, 14, Arrested On Lower East Side After Allegedly Biting Teacher

A 14-year-old boy was arrested Tuesday for allegedly biting a teacher who did not give his phone back as quickly as he wanted.

04/30/2013

Bowery Robbery/Sex Abuse Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Sexually Abused, Robbed After Asking Suspects For Directions In The Bowery

Police said the victim was attacked after asking the suspects for directions near Chrystie and Grand streets around 9:30 p.m. last Monday.

04/25/2013

The runners of the New York City Marathon pass through Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY - Nov 1, 2009 - Photo: Afton Almaraz/Getty Images

Report: Pedestrian Street Plazas, More Bike Parking Coming To Williamsburg

Pedestrian plazas and expanded bike parking are coming to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, according to a published report.

04/14/2013

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cyclist Runs 3 Red Lights In Brooklyn, Gets Hit With Fine Of Over $1,500

A cyclist admits he ran three red lights in Brooklyn, but thinks the ticket for more than $1,500 he received is excessive, according to a published report.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

Cory L. Brown (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Looking For Suspect Wanted In Three Attempted Bank Robberies In NYC

Police are looking for Cory L. Brown, a suspect who they say tried to rob banks in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

10/13/2011

(credit: Ben Fractenberg, DNAinfo.com)

Broome Street Named ‘Smelliest Block In New York’

There are some food wholesalers in the area who insist they hose down and use bleach, but the smell just doesn’t go away.

06/20/2011

Nassau County Police (credit: CBS 2)

Man Hospitalized After Being Hit With Fire Extinguisher In Nassau County

Police were looking for three men who struck a Long Island man over the head with a fire extinguisher before taking off with his wallet containing $300 in cash.

05/23/2011

This gray sedan was struck by an allegedly intoxicated Sanitation worker in East Williamsburg. (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Police: Sanitation Worker Charged With DWI In Brooklyn After Crashing Into Hyundai

Authorities said a preliminary investigation determined the 30-year-old Sanitation worker drifted into oncoming traffic on Grand Street and Bushwick Avenue in East Williamsburg.

04/19/2011

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