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A picture shows the Barclays Bank headquarters in Canary Wharf, east London, on May 8, 2014. (Photo credit: CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

New York AG Files Lawsuit Against Barclays PLC Over Alleged Deceit

The allegations against Barclays were contained in a securities fraud lawsuit that Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced at a Manhattan news conference Wednesday.

06/25/2014

Nevada Smiths World Cup

World Cup Fever Grips New York City Soccer Fans

Fans were bedecked in red, white and blue Monday evening, as the U.S. took on Ghana in the World Cup.

06/16/2014

Five people were injured during a fire at the St. Joseph Hill Academy convent in October 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Recordings Reveal Confusion Among Dispatchers During Fire At S.I. Convent

911 recordings released Wednesday show confusion and disorganization at a dispatch center being notified about a fire at a Staten Island convent.

05/21/2014

Child porn arrests  (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Feds Charge Dozens In NYC Area In Child Porn Case

Federal authorities have charged 71 people in the New York City area in what officials called one of the largest-ever roundups locally of people who anonymously trade child porn online.

05/21/2014

Manhattan Bridge BIG DL

NYPD Rescues Man From Jumping Off Manhattan Bridge

Officers said they got the call of a man wearing red shorts climbing the bridge at around 12:20 p.m.

05/14/2014

Newark housing project where bed fell on toddler (CBS 2)

Girl, 3, Critically Injured By Falling Bed In Newark

A child was critically injured in Newark, N.J. Wednesday when a bed crashed down on top of her.

05/07/2014

Rally at Teaneck H.S-faculty, parents & students in support of seniors arrested for senior prank (Credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Rally Held At Teaneck H.S. In Support Of Students Arrested During Prank

Those who attended the rally said the charges should be dropped. They also said people have gotten the wrong impression of the high school.

05/07/2014

Police with two people in handcuffs after lockdown at West Caldwell, NJ school (CBS 2)

No Weapon Found After Essex Valley School In West Caldwell, NJ Placed On Lockdown

A student told a member of the school staff that another student at the school had a gun, police said.

04/09/2014

Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

DA: No Criminal Charges For Officer Who Killed Hofstra University Student

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice issued a 28-page report on the May 17, 2013 shooting Wednesday, following a review of whether police personnel acted appropriately during the deadly confrontation.

04/02/2014

FILE - A NYC classroom. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Report: New York Schools Are Most Racially Segregated

New York state has the most segregated public schools in the nation, with many black and Latino students attending schools with virtually no white classmates, according to a report released Wednesday.

03/26/2014

Metro-North Meeting

Commuters Take Metro-North President To Task At Public Meeting

Fed up commuters on the Metro-North Railroad got a chance to give the railroad’s new president a piece of their minds Wednesday.

03/26/2014

A vehicle slammed into a wall near the subway tracks in Brooklyn on March 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Charged After SUV Slams Into Fence Near Subway Tracks In Brooklyn

An out-of-control sport-utility vehicle crashed through a fence that landed on a subway train in Brooklyn Wednesday, and the driver was later charged with lying about being carjacked.

03/19/2014

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Hackensack Incident Latest In String Of Bergen County Luring Attempts

Police in New Jersey are looking for a man who attempted to lure a child into his car on Monday.

03/17/2014

East Harlem Building Explosion Rescue

East Harlem Explosion Leaves Survivors, Rescuers In Shock

Both during and after the explosion that leveled two buildings in East Harlem Wednesday, people were stepping in to help rescue people inside, and take care of the victims afterward.

03/12/2014

SAT preparation books (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New SAT: Essay Optional, No Extra Penalties For Wrong Answers

The exam will continue to test reading, writing and math skills, with an emphasis on analysis. Scoring will be on a 1,600-point scale, with a separate score for the optional essay.

03/05/2014

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