Hazel Sanchez

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Westminster Dog Show Competitors Strut Their Stuff Ahead Of Big Day

Talk about dog-eat-dog. For the 139th year, the finest canines will go head-to-head for the top honor at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

02/12/2015

Michael Colon, Giuseppe Aiello (credit: Port Authority Police Department)

Police: Bronx Man Involved In George Washington Bridge Chase Was Impersonating A Police Officer

Port Authority Police officers on the George Washington Bridge spotted a white pickup truck with a snow plow attached being chased by a black Honda SUV, which had police and strobe lights flashing, according to the PAPD.

02/10/2015

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Ridgewood, NJ Discovers $390K In Parking Meter Quarters Stolen

Officials in a northern New Jersey town where the former public works inspector admitted stealing $460,000 in parking meter quarters have discovered an additional $390,000 in quarters were stolen during the same time.

02/10/2015

Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Easter Sunday (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Dolan On Doctor-Assisted Suicide: ‘Real Heroes Are Those Who Die Naturally’

The battle lines are drawn as the Catholic church says it will fight efforts to legalize doctor-assisted suicide.

02/09/2015

Kanye West performs on stage with Paul McCartney and Rihanna at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles February 8, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Collaboration Performances Take Center Stage At 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards

The GRAMMY Awards show took off with a rockin’ performance by AC/DC that had the audience on their feet.

02/08/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer calls for the CDC to make measles shots more accessible during a news conference Feb. 8, 2015, in Manhattan. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Wants Measles Vaccine More Accessible

Schumer, D-N.Y., made the recommendation Sunday, noting that the CDC says at least 102 people have contracted measles in 14 states, including New York and New Jersey, so far this year.

02/08/2015

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Health Insurer Anthem Targeted In ‘Very Sophisticated’ Cyberattack

Hackers broke into a health insurance database storing information for about 80 million people in an attack bound to stoke fears many Americans have about the privacy of their most sensitive information.

02/05/2015

An empty highway in Brooklyn is viewed the morning after a major winter storm on January 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Travel Bans Lifted For New York, New Jersey & Connecticut; Transit Services Resuming

Travel bans were lifted Tuesday morning, a day after officials barred drivers from streets throughout the Tri-State area.

01/27/2015

Morning Snow

Blizzard Warning Issued As Major Snowstorm Takes Aim At Tri-State Area

Blizzard conditions with heavy snow and powerful winds are possible in both cities starting Monday and into Tuesday, and snow should arrive in some areas before daybreak — just in time for the start of the work week.

01/25/2015

NYU’s Rubin Residence Hall on Fifth Avenue in Greenwich Village July 15, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)

NYU Admits Error In Not Reporting August Fire Attack To Police

According to court papers, Castano took cellphone video showing the woman asleep in his bed with her clothes engulfed in flames.

01/21/2015

Steve Auletta searches for treasure in the sand with his metal detector. He recently found a missing wedding ring in a Massapequa park. (Credit: CBS2)

Long Island Man Seeks Rightful Owner Of Wedding Ring Found In Massapequa Park

A Long Island man’s hobby may prove to be golden. He was out with his metal detector and came across a wedding ring.

01/20/2015

Pumps were stolen from this out-of-business gas station in Westbury, Long Island, along with others in Islip Terrace and Hauppauge. (Credit: CBS2)

Pumps Stolen From 3 Out-Of-Business Gas Stations On Long Island

Police on Monday were trying to find the thieves who stole seven gas pumps from several shuttered service stations on Long Island.

01/19/2015

Cross Bronx Expressway (credit: @boblinknyc/Twitter)

NYC’s 911 System Inundated With Weather-Related Calls

The call volume began to rise between 7:30 and 8 a.m. and peaked between 10 and 11 a.m.

01/18/2015

The Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx. (Credit: CBS2)

Hunts Point Produce Market Workers Could Soon Walk Off Job

Workers at the Hunts Point Market could walk off the job this weekend, and the walkout could affect your dining plans.

01/15/2015

Protesters who want to see changes to New York's teacher tenure rules hold a rally outside Richmond County Court on Jan. 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Judge Hears Arguments In Motion To Dismiss NY Teacher Tenure Lawsuits

The plaintiffs in the lawsuits argue that job protections for teachers deprive students of a sound, basic education.

01/14/2015

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