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Levi Aron (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano, Pool)

Extensive Search Conducted At Home Of Suspected Child Killer Levi Aron

The nightmare in Brooklyn continued Friday afternoon as police dug in the backyard of the home of accused killer Levi Aron. Meanwhile, the family of Leiby Kletzky is thanking all who have kept them in their thoughts and prayers.


Dawid Strucinski. (credit: Handout)

Video: Rutgers Graduate Dawid Strucinski Beaten Into Coma During Fight In Bayonne

A young New Jersey man is in a coma fighting for his life after police said he was attacked by more than a dozen people over the weekend.


Baboons at Six Flags Great Adventure -- not the missing one! (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Baboon Said To Be Frightened And On The Move

Jackson Township Police Captain David Newman told 1010 WINS that the baboon was last seen near a golf course in Freehold, which is about 10 miles from where it was first spotted in Jackson.


NYC rent protests

NYC Tenants Furious With Rent Guideline Board’s Decision To Hike Rates

Hundreds of New York City residents filled Cooper Union on Monday night to fight against rent increases for rent-stabilized apartments. But their wishes would go unfulfilled.


A photo of Jennifer Mejia is displayed in memory of the 17-year-old student at Bellport High School on Thursday night. (credit: CBS 2)

Medford Pharmacy Shooting Victim Mejia Remembered At Bellport High School Graduation

Wearing purple ribbons on their gowns and writing tributes to Jennifer Mejia on their caps, Bellport High School’s 2011 graduation class tried to have as normal a graduation as possible despite the tragic circumstances.


Shooting at Haven Drugs in Medford (credit: Kathleen Maloney/1010 WINS)

4 Killed In Medford Pharmacy Shooting

Police rushed to Haven Drugs in Medford after getting a call about gunfire from a witness in the pharmacy’s parking lot.


Emergency crews respond to a small plane crash in Armonk in Westchester County, NY. At least three died in the crash. (Credit: CBS 2)

NTSB Investigating Small Plane Crash In Armonk That Killed 4

The National Transportation Safety Board is taking over the investigation of deadly plane crash near the Westchester County Airport. Four people were killed when the small plane headed for Montauk crashed shortly after take-off.


Gov. Chris Christie exits a state helicopter - Montvale, NJ - May 31, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/PATCH.com, Christopher Costa)

N.J. Gov. Christie Reimburses State For Use Of Chopper To Son’s Ball Games

A spokeswoman for Chris Christie said the governor and State Republican Committee are reimbursing the state for all personal use of a state police helicopter, which includes two trips to watch his oldest son’s baseball games.


Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn listens to proceedings in his case in New York state Supreme Court, Thursday, May 19, 2011. A judge set bail at $1 million Thursday, and approved an elaborate arrangement under which the 62-year-old diplomat and banker would be confined to a private apartment in Manhattan and monitored by armed guards. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, Pool)

Strauss-Kahn Moves Into Lavish Townhouse In Tribeca

The former International Monetary Fund boss made the quick move uptown. What was waiting for him was waiting for him was three floors of luxury, including a gym and rooftop deck.


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Cause Of Bushwick, Brooklyn Fatal Fire Under Investigation

A spark of fire turned a four-story building into a raging inferno Friday night in Brooklyn, trapping victims inside before firefighters could begin to help them.


Playland – Rye, NY – Mar 1, 2011 – Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Rye Playland Open For 83rd Season

As the band played Saturday morning, Westchester County executive Rob Astorino cut the ribbon and adults and children of all ages walked through the gates.


LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

LIRR May Experience Service Disruptions Through Wednesday Following Amtrak Derailment

Long Island Rail Road riders are urged to plan alternate routes to and from work until Wednesday as crews work to fix damage caused by a derailed Amtrak train beneath the East River.



Nassau County Executive: Abuse Of Painkiller Opana Is Growing

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano issued a public health alert Monday on the increasing usage of the painkiller Opana. The drug is a morphine-like opioid prescribed to manage moderate to severe pain.


Recording artist Justin Beiber attends the Z100 & Coca Cola's All Access Lounge pre-show at Hammerstein Ballroom on December 10, 2010 in New York City. (Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Teen Star Justin Bieber To Appear In PSA As Part Of Plea Bargain

Justin Bieber’s manager Scott Scooter Braun is off the hook for the November, 2009 fan frenzy at the Roosevelt Field Mall.


US President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the 9/11 Memorial in New York on May 5, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims At Ground Zero

In addition to laying a wreath at the site of the collapsed Twin Towers, President Obama met with first responders, police officers and family members of those killed.