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A tractor-trailer and a car collided on the West Shore Expressway on Staten Island on March 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Friends, Family Bid Farewell To 2 Men Killed In Staten Island Wrong-Way Crash

Two men who were killed in a wrong-way crash on Staten Island are being remembered as the investigation into the accident continues.

03/25/2015

Students in Fort Lee, New Jersey. (credit: CBS2)

Parents Unhappy After Fort Lee School Board Cuts Spring Break In Half

Vacation plans have been put on hold for many families in one New Jersey community after the Board of Education cut spring break in half at the last minute.

03/24/2015

Police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a pair of robberies that took place on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS2)

Residents On Edge As Search Continues For Upper West Side Robbery Suspect

Residents are on edge as police continue to search for a knife-wielding suspect wanted for robberies on the Upper West Side.

03/24/2015

FILE -- Straphangers ride the No. 6 train. (credit: Getty Images)

Commuters Face Higher Prices After MTA Fare Hikes On Subways, Buses, Rails & Tolls

Fare increases kicked in Sunday as part of a series of increases in recent years built into the cash-strapped MTA’s budget.

03/23/2015

A tractor-trailer and a car collided on the West Shore Expressway on Staten Island on March 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Off-Duty Linden Police Officer Killed, 2 Others Critically Hurt In Wrong-Way Crash On S.I.

Police in New Jersey say three off-duty officers were involved in a wrong-way crash on Staten Island that left one of the officers and a civilian dead and three others hurt.

03/20/2015

The scene of a fire that tore through seven homes in Woodhaven, Queens. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Authorities Investigating Cause Of Fast-Moving Fire In Queens

The four-alarm blaze broke out around 8:10 p.m. Wednesday on 90th Street near 91st Avenue in Woodhaven and quickly spread.

03/19/2015

Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh. (credit: Image via CBS2)

NJ Air Force Vet Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Terrorism Charges

Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh, of Neptune, New Jersey, entered the plea in federal court in Brooklyn Wednesday wearing a short-sleeved, blue prison-issued shirt.

03/18/2015

Spectators watch marchers during the St Patrick's Day parade on March 17, 2015. (credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Steps Off On Fifth Avenue

The parade, which dates back to 1762, marched past St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 50th Street and ended at 79th Street.

03/17/2015

Robert Durst (Credit: CBS2)

Robert Durst Charged With Murder In Calif., Also Hit With Weapons Charges In Louisiana

Robert Durst, heir to a New York real estate fortune, is waiving extradition and will return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge in the 2000 death of a writer and friend who acted as his spokeswoman.

03/16/2015

(Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suspect In Shooting Of Suffolk County Cop Pleads Not Guilty

Officials say Officer Mark Collins was shot just before midnight Wednesday while confronting a suspect who fled a traffic stop in Huntington Station.

03/12/2015

A man was shot and killed by what sources said was a retired correction office at the Borough Park subway station in Brooklyn on Tuesday, March 10. (Credit: CBS2)

1 Charged In Connection With Fatal Shooting At Brooklyn Subway Station

Police identified the victim as 32-year-old Gilbert Drogheo of Harlem. The men being questioned Wednesday are Drogheo’s friend and a 69-year-old retired correction officer.

03/11/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan waves before Timothy Dolan's Mass of Installation at St. Patrick's Cathedral April 15, 2009. (credit: Susan Watts-Pool/Getty Images)

Mourners Say Final Farewell To Cardinal Edward Egan During Funeral Mass At St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Cardinal Edward Egan was eulogized from the Fifth Avenue pulpit where he once preached.

03/10/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan, former Archbishop of New York, died on March 5, 2015. He was 82. (Photo by Charles Norfleet/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Pay Respects To Cardinal Edward Egan

Monday begins a two-day public visitation for Egan. A man admired by many, the faithful are expected to pay their respects by the thousands.

03/09/2015

Two men are spotted on surveillance camera snapping photos and videos outside Beth Torah synagogue at 1801 Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn on March 8, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: No Crimes Committed In Photo, Video Incidents At Brooklyn Synagogues

There are concerns in Brooklyn after someone reported seeing two more Jewish institutions being photographed by two men in the neighborhood, Assemblyman Dov Hikind said Monday.

03/09/2015

Two men are spotted on surveillance camera snapping photos and videos outside Beth Torah synagogue at 1801 Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn on March 8, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police Investigating Incidents At 2 Brooklyn Synagogues

Assemblyman Dov Hikind, D-Brooklyn, said the same men were involved both times.

03/08/2015

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