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Kean University Frat House shooting (CBS 2)

Kean University Student Shot At Off-Campus Frat Party

The shooting occurred around 2:15 a.m. Friday in front of the Sigma Theta Chi fraternity house on Conant Street.

12 hours ago

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Westchester County Assemblyman Jockeying To Keep Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio has promised to send the controversial horse carriages running for the hills, but an effort in Albany may stall that plan.

13 hours ago

Stevens Institute of Technology campus in Hoboken, N.J. (credit: Jeffrey Vock Photography)

8 Mumps Cases Confirmed At Stevens Institute Of Technology

The cases were reported last week, and all the students were isolated to their homes off-campus, WCBS 880′s Jim Smith reported. No new cases have been reported since.

04/17/2014

The 2014 New York International Auto Show runs from April 18-27 at the Javits Center. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New York International Auto Show A Car Lover’s Dream

The annual auto show gets revved Friday at the Javits Center in Manhattan and runs through April 27.

04/16/2014

Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

First Rush Hour Of Pulaski Project Will Be Big Test For Many Commuters

The first day of the two-year closure of the inbound Pulaski Skyway arrived Saturday, though the real test of the new traffic patterns won’t come until Monday.

04/13/2014

Police begin to arrive at the wake for NYPD Officer Dennis Guerra on April 13, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Family, Police Remember Dennis Guerra, NYPD Officer Killed In Coney Island Fire

Family, friends and colleagues are beginning to say final goodbyes Sunday to an NYPD officer who died after rushing into a burning building to save residents.

04/13/2014

Scene outside police-involved shooting in Astoria, Queens (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Fatally Shoot Man Who Allegedly Killed Daughter, Pointed Gun At Cops

Police say a uniformed NYPD officer shot and killed an 86-year-old man after he refused to drop his gun.

04/12/2014

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Rep. Maloney Takes Aim At Dishonest Tax Preparation Services

Politicians have a warning for New York taxpayers, don’t let just anyone prepare your taxes. Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has sounded the alarm about fraudulent tax preparation services

04/12/2014

Hyper Glow

Police: Teen ‘Glow Parties’ Can Be Dangerous Or Even Deadly

“Glow parties” are popular among teenagers. But police said music and dancing is not all that is going on, and they have issued a warning to parents.

04/11/2014

A 3-alarm fire burns through several homes on Staten Island. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Engulfs 3 Attached Homes On Staten Island

A three-alarm fire tore through three attached residential homes, forcing residents to run for their lives on Staten Island.

04/11/2014

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Lawmakers Looking To Relocate Staten Island Turkeys

Wild turkeys have been a nuisance for sometime in the Ocean Breeze section of the borough and elected officials are now looking to relocate the turkeys to new homes.

04/10/2014

Shelving collapse 99 Cent Store  (Lou Young/CBS 2)

8 Injured When Shelves Collapse At Bronx Discount Store

Eight people were injured Monday afternoon when shelving units fell like dominoes at a discount store in the Bronx and falling merchandise buried shoppers.

04/07/2014

Firefighters on the scene of a fire on Coney Island, Sunday, April 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 16-Year-Old Boy Charged In Coney Island Blaze That Critically Hurt 2 Cops

Marcell Dockery is charged with assault, arson and reckless endangerment, police said. He lives on the 12th floor of the residential high-rise on Surf Avenue where the fire broke out Sunday, police said.

04/07/2014

Map shows NYC public schools without any certified arts teacher, according to NYC Department of Education, U.S. Census Bureau. (credit: Google Maps via NYC Comptroller's Office)

Report Finds State Of The Arts At NYC Public Schools Lacking In Lower Income Neighborhoods

Comptroller Scott Stringer’s analysis of Education Department data has found that 20 percent of New York City public schools lack any arts teachers including one out of seven middle and high schools.

04/07/2014

Fire trucks respond to a blaze at a residential high-rise building on Surf Avenue in Coney Island on April 6, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Suspect In Custody In Connection With Coney Island Blaze That Critically Injured Two Cops

Two police officers were critically injured Sunday in a fire on Coney Island, authorities said.

04/06/2014

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