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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

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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

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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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Bronx Shooting Leaves Woman, 79, And 2 Others Wounded

Three people were in police custody Wednesday evening in connection with a shooting that wounded three people – including a 79-year-old woman – in the Bronx.

02/19/2014

Amnesty International Concert presented by the CBGB Festival at Barclays Center on February 5, 2014 in New York City.

Members Of Famed Russian Punk Band Speak Out At Amnesty International Concert At Barclays Center

Band members Maria “Masha” Alyokhina and Nadezhda “Nadya” Tolokonnikova said they hope people aren’t blinded by the Olympics to what is really going on in Russia.

02/05/2014

Police respond to Nassau University Medical Center after a corrections officer was slashed on Feb. 5, 2014 (Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Corrections Officer Attacked At Nassau University Medical Center

A corrections officer who was guarding a prisoner on the 9th floor was attacked around 10:30 Wednesday morning. He was slashed on the back of the neck.

02/05/2014

Bronx Soccer Stadium Meeting

Bronx Residents Debate Plan For Major League Soccer Stadium

A proposal for a new soccer venue adjacent to Yankee Stadium drew strong words on both sides of the issue at a town hall meeting in the Bronx Wednesday night.

01/16/2014

A sign posted in a Flushing, Queens McDonald's asks customers to respect a 20 minute dining time limit. (Credit CBS 2)

Customer: Elderly Squatters Take Over Queens McDonald’s, Just Won’t Leave

McDonald’s has long prided itself on its ability to make customers say “I’m loving it” especially with its new McCafe atmosphere but at one location in Flushing elderly customers are sticking around for hours.

01/15/2014

Winter-Storm-map

Tri-State Area Braces For First Snowstorm Of 2014

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Thursday evening into Friday afternoon.

01/01/2014

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Christmas Shipping Surge Snarls UPS And FedEx Deliveries

The problems are being blamed on overloaded systems and weather troubles in some parts of the country.

12/25/2013

Darryl Mitchell (Credit: James Carbone/Pool Image/Newsday)

Man Pleads Not Guilty In Long Island ‘Knockout Game’ Attacks

Darryl Mitchell pleaded not guilty to attacking multiple people in Suffolk County.

12/18/2013

2013 BMW 1 Series

NYPD Nabs 18 Suspects In High-End Car Theft Ring

Police arrested 18 suspects in connection with a high-end car theft ring that spanned the entire Tri-State area.

12/11/2013

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