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Pennsylvania Fireworks Purchases

New York, New Jersey Residents Head To Pennsylvania To Risk Buying Fireworks

Every Fourth of July, there is a mad rush to Pennsylvania to buy fireworks wherever it is legal to buy them. But it is not legal to bring fireworks back to New York or New Jersey.

06/27/2014

Pelham Parkway in the Bronx is home to one of the most beautiful landscapes in New York City.

Parks Department To Crack Down On Barbecuing On Pelham Parkway

Officials have said they plan to crack down on barbecuing on Pelham Parkway, the greenway in the Bronx that links the New England Thruway and the Bronx River Parkway.

06/18/2013

Illegal dirt bikes. (Photo: CBS 2)

Dirt Bikers: We Need A Safe Space For Our Sport

Neighbors and dirt bike enthusiasts agreed at a meeting in Harlem Tuesday night that the bikers need a space where they can ride safely.

06/11/2013

Kleber Cordova wiping away tears as his daughter testifies (credit: CBS 2)

Girl Testifies Against Father In NJ Bathtub Murder Trial

The prosecution alleges Kleber Cordova’s daughter watched him hold her mother’s head under water in their bathtub in Morristown four years ago.

03/20/2012

Gavel (file / credit: clipart.com)

Jury Selection In Bathtub Murder Trial May Begin This Week

Kleber Cordova is accused of drowning his wife in a bathtub at their Morristown home three years ago.

01/22/2012

Chase ATM (credit: AP)

Prosecutors: 4 Charged With ATM Key Pad Scam In NYC

Federal prosecutors said the defendants replaced the ATM key pads at Chase branches in Midtown, Chelsea and across from the United Nations.

06/07/2011

A man holds a cigarette - Dec 15, 2008 - Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

NYC Taking ‘Inform On Your Friends’ Approach To Outdoor Smoking Ban

Don’t even think of smoking in New York City parks and plazas or you’ll get burned. The city’s outdoor smoking ban went into effect Monday, but in one park officials took a ”make love not war” approach to banning the butts.

05/23/2011

East Hampton (credit: AP)

East Hampton Hikes Parking Fines

In the Village of East Hampton, the Board approved hiking the parking fines in beach lots. In other areas of the Village, the cost of parking without a permit or paying the meter has also increased $20 to $80 per violation.

04/19/2011

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie

Poll: 50 Percent Support Abortion Rights In N.J.

Gov. Chris Christie brought the issue to the forefront when he spoke at an anti-abortion rally in Trenton in January.

03/15/2011

Generic Arrest File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

NY Woman Accused Of Illegal Silicone Injections

Prosecutors said Whalesca Castillo charged more than $1,000 for each round of shots. A criminal complaint filed in federal court in Manhattan said the 36-year-old Castillo does not have a medical license.

01/15/2011

Cigarettes from sting operation. (Photo/Stan Brooks)

Sting Op Uncovers Illegal Cigarette Sales On Reservation

New York City investigators secretly videotaped cigarette dealers on a Long Island Indian reservation illegally selling untaxed smokes for re-sale at city bodegas, officials said Thursday.

09/16/2010