Jessica Schneider

Demonstrators during a rally organized by supporters of the 'Yes' vote for the upcoming referendum in front of the Greek Parliament on June 30, 2015 in Athens, Greece. Greek voters will decide in a referendum next Sunday on whether their government should accept an economic reform package put forth by Greece's creditors. Greece has imposed capital controls with the banks being closed until the referendum and a daily limit of 60 euros has been placed on cash withdrawals from ATMs. (Photo by Milos Bicanski/Getty Images)

Investors Rattled Worldwide After Greece Misses $1.8 Billion Loan Payment

Investors around the world were on edge Tuesday night, after Greece missed a crucial payment deadline and became the first developed country to default on a loan to the International Monetary Fund.

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Surveillance video that police say shows Tareek Arnold escaping from custody in Harlem on June 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Caught On Video: Attempted Murder Suspect Escapes From Police In Harlem

An attempted murder suspect was on the run Wednesday afternoon after escaping police custody in Harlem, and a video capturing the escape has sparked a lot of questions.

06/24/2015

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Heat, Humidity Give Way To Severe Storms Causing Damage, Power Outages

Tuesday began as a summer scorcher for the New York City area, but extreme heat gave way to pounding rain and power outages for many.

06/23/2015

A wanted poster of a suspect who they say is wanted for at least four bias attacks against Asian women in Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

Sources To CBS2: Man Suspected In Attacks On Asian Women Found Dead

A man wanted by police in a string of attacks on Asian women has been found dead of an apparent suicide, sources told CBS2.

06/22/2015

POLICE

Police Investigate New Lead On Escaped New York Prisoners

The manhunt is leading authorities hundreds of miles away from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.

06/20/2015

Erik Jensen knew escaped prisoner Richard Matt while serving time at the Clinton Correctional Center. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Former Inmate Who Knew Prisoner David Sweat Shocked By Escape

A former inmate who bonded with one of the escaped inmates at the Clinton Correctional Facility upstate spoke out for the first time Friday.

06/19/2015

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CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Recalls Horror Of Being Choked By Stranger On Upper West Side

At around 4:55 a.m. Sunday, a 23-year-old woman was walking near the Collegiate School at 260 W. 78th St. – between Broadway and West End Avenue – when the suspect came up from behind, police said.

06/12/2015

Jurors in the mistrial of Pedro Hernandez in the death of Etan Patz return to court on Wednesday, June 10 to show support for the Patz family. (Credit: CBS2)

Jurors In Etan Patz Mistrial: Pedro Hernandez ‘Needs To Pay’

More drama has erupted in the quest for justice for Etan Patz, one month after the case against a man accused in his death ended in a mistrial.

06/10/2015

Good Samaritans take down a suspected mugger in Midtown on Wednesday, June 3. (Credit: COED.com)

Good Samaritans Take Down Suspected Mugger On Streets Of Midtown

A pack of Good Samaritans came to the rescue of a woman being mugged in Midtown Wednesday.

06/03/2015

Standing water has been plaguing the area near P.S. 139 in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Heavy Rain Leaves Parts Of Hoboken, Brooklyn In Floods, Standing Water

The persistent precipitation lately has been causing big headaches – from smelly sewage in Hoboken never-ending street flooding in Brooklyn.

06/01/2015

Rangers fans rally ahead of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on May 29, 2015 in Manhattan  (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Fans Flock To Midtown Bars For Game 7, But Rangers Come Up Short

It was or break for the New York Rangers as they went up against the Tampa Bay Lighting in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals Friday night.

05/29/2015

A vehicle plowed into a Pathmark store in Flushing, Queens on Tuesday, May 26. (Credit: NYPD 109th Precinct)

Vehicle Plows Into Queens Pathmark Store; 5 Injured

Five people were injured, one critically, when a vehicle slammed into a Pathmark store in Flushing, Queens.

05/26/2015

The Air France terminal at JFK is seen on May 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Anonymous Threats Against Airliners Prompt Plane Searches At JFK, Newark Airports

Authorities say several anonymous telephone threats against commercial airliners Monday haven’t been found to be credible.

05/25/2015

Rescuers stand near a derailed carriage of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015.  (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Questions Surround Engineer In Derailment In Philly That Killed At Least 7

Big questions were swirling around Wednesday night about the engineer behind the controls of an Amtrak train that wrecked in Philadelphia a night earlier – and what he was doing moments before the crash.

05/13/2015

New Britain Connecticut serial murders

Remains Of 4 More People Found In Connecticut Serial Killings Investigation

A widening of a search for bodies behind a strip mall in New Britain turned up the remains of four women.

05/11/2015

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