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People stand in front of Happy Land Fire Memorial on 25th anniversary of tragedy (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Family, Friends Of Victims Mark 25th Anniversary Of Happy Land Fire In The Bronx

Friends and family members of those who perished are marking the 25th anniversary of the deadly fire Wednesday.

03/25/2015

A sinkhole is seen in South Amboy, NJ on March 24, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Homes Evacuated After Huge Sinkhole Opens Up In South Amboy

Crews pulled a car out of a huge sinkhole in South Amboy, New Jersey Tuesday afternoon – and some neighbors still were not being allowed back in their homes.

03/24/2015

Frank Siller announces stair-climb benefit at One World Trade Center. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

First Ever Stair-Climb Benefit At One World Trade Center To Be Held In May

The event will raise money to build homes for catastrophically wounded service members and for the education of children who have lost parents in war.

03/23/2015

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (inset) in 1979. (credit: CBS2)

Defense Expert Says Pedro Hernandez More Vulnerable To False Confession

Dr. Bruce Frumkin testified that Pedro Hernandez would be less able to cope with a police interrogation because of his low IQ and mental disorder.

03/20/2015

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton speaks to reporters at a news conference following an NYPD Swearing-In Ceremony with Mayor Bill de Blasio on January 7, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bratton ‘Optimistic’ NYPD Will Get More Police Officers

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton told reporters Thursday he feels optimistic the NYPD will be getting more cops in the next city budget.

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

American Airlines Flight 1320 at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird strike. (credit: CBS2)

American Airlines Plane Forced To Return To JFK After Bird Strike

A plane was forced to return to John F. Kennedy Airport Tuesday morning after the pilot reported hitting a flock of birds, the FAA said.

03/17/2015

Kathleen and Robert Durst, and the missing persons flier for Kathleen Durst. (Credit: CBS2)

Retired NYPD Detective Hopes For Resolution In Disappearance Of Robert Durst’s Wife

Robert Durst was never arrested or charged in the disappearance of his wife, Kathleen Durst, more than 30 years ago.

03/16/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announces new Shot Spotter pilot program (Credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

NYPD Roles Out Shot Spotter Pilot Program In Areas Of Bronx, Brooklyn

The technology is called Shot Spotter and it works like a GPS triangulation system, using antennas and coordinates to identify the location and direction the gunfire comes from.

03/16/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Service In East Harlem Marks Anniversary Of Deadly Gas Blast

A memorial service Thursday is commemorating the one-year anniversary of a gas explosion in East Harlem that leveled two buildings and killed eight people.

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

Con Edison crews work to restore power to buildings on 30th Street between 8th and 9th avenues in Chelsea on Feb. 20, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Power Outage Strikes Part Of Chelsea

Con Edison spokesman Sidney Alvarez says several crews are responding to the affected buildings on 30th Street between 8th and 9th avenues.

02/20/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Terrorism Experts Give Briefing On Present-Day Threat At NYPD Conference

Security organizations from major companies gathered at police headquarters Tuesday for a briefing on the present-day terror threat.

02/17/2015

Hundreds of hotel guests were evacuated after a water tank broke at a Holiday Inn on Washington Street in Lower Manhattan on Feb. 16, 2015. (credit: Diane Macedo/1010 WINS)

Water Leak Forces Evacuations At Lower Manhattan Hotel

The water started flowing around 4:15 a.m. from a water tank on the roof of a Holiday Inn on Washington Street.

02/16/2015

The new ad campaign for NYC Condom. (credit: New York City Department of Health)

Free KYNG Size Condoms Available From NYC Dept. Of Health In Time For Valentine’s Day

The campaign, which was launched Friday at the Museum of Sex as part of National Condom Awareness Day, is called “Be Sexy. Be Safe.”

02/13/2015

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