Matt Kozar

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More Snow, Freezing Rain Hit Tri-State Area

Alternate-side parking rules have been suspended for Saturday, though parking meters remain in effect throughout the city.

02/21/2015

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Authorities: Retired White Plains Police Officer Kills 2 Daughters, Then Himself

A retired White Plains police officer killed his two daughters and then himself, local reports say.

02/21/2015

Winter Storm Brings Cold Winter And Light Snow To New York Area

Bitterly Cold Air Leads To Record Lows, Brutal Wind Chills Across Tri-State Area

Winter is keeping its icy grip on the Tri-State area as Arctic air continues to plunge the region into a deep freeze.

02/20/2015

Ice in the Hudson River tunnels caused major delays for NJ TRANSIT customers at Penn Station on Friday, Feb. 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Commuters End Up Stranded At Penn Station As NJ TRANSIT Tracks Ice Over

Severe and bitter cold took a toll on transit systems around the Tri-State Area Friday, with track trouble leading to extended delays for thousands of commuters at Penn Station.

02/20/2015

A woman in a parka walks on a Manhattan street during frigidly cold weather on February 16, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officials Urge Caution As Potentially Record Low Temps Again Hit Tri-State Area

Another blast of Arctic air will move into the Tri-State area Thursday, bringing with it potentially record-breaking temperatures.

02/19/2015

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Tips On Saving Your Pipes, Boilers From Freezing Cold Temperatures

Plumber Frank Belizario said homeowners are pushing their older boilers to the limits when they really should be replacing them.

02/16/2015

Little Neck Bay ice rescue on Feb. 14, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

FDNY Rescues 2 Teens From Ice On Little Neck Bay In Queens

At one point, firefighters said the boy fell into the frigid water.

02/15/2015

Snow in Garfield, New Jersey on Saturday, Feb. 14. (Credit: CBS2)

Officials Urge Caution As Tri-State Area Is Socked With Snow, Bitter Cold This Weekend

The extreme cold will last throughout the weekend with Sunday being the worse for some areas where it will feel like below zero.

02/14/2015

Firefighter John Curley

CBS2 Exclusive: Hero LI Firefighter Awarded ‘Medal Of Valor’ By Vice President Biden

The Vice President has honored a Long Island firefighter with the Medal of Valor for heroic actions in the line of duty, but if you ask the recipient he’ll say he did nothing special.

02/12/2015

Bottles of soda are displayed on a shelf on January 23, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Assemblyman Wants To Bring Warning Labels To Sugary Drinks In New York

Could a can of soda be treated like a pack of cigarettes? If one New York State lawmaker gets his way all sugary drinks will come with health warning labels.

02/09/2015

Maria Contreras (credit: Univision)

Bronx Teaching Assistant Accused Of Raping Teen Student

Contreras’ lawyer said her client is innocent and there is no evidence to support the charges, just the word of the accuser.

02/08/2015

Scene outside of apparent murder-suicide in Closter, New Jersey on Feb. 7, 2015 (credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating Apparent Murder-Suicide In Closter, New Jersey

County prosecutor John Molinelli said the pair was found inside the home at 595 High St. along with a baby who authorities said is uninjured.

02/07/2015

Ocean Grove fire (CBS2)

Fire Ravages Buildings On Main Avenue In Ocean Grove, N.J.

Firefighters are battling a three-alarm fire in Ocean Grove, New Jersey.

02/06/2015

New York City Pothole (credit: CBS 2)

Winter Weather Means More Pothole Problems Across Tri-State

Pothole season has gone into full swing, and some drivers have found themselves with their cars damaged or even trashed.

02/05/2015

Snow in Yonkers after the winter storm on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Overnight Flash Freeze Brings Concern After Tri-State Area Is Hit With Snow, Ice

A winter storm is dumping snow and ice across the Tri-State area Monday, causing some dangerous driving conditions.

02/02/2015

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