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Rutgers campus (credit: Tom Sulcer/Wikimedia Commons)

Edison Man Charged With Arson Following Fire At Rutgers’ Busch Campus

Prosecutors allege the Edison man set the fire last Saturday in the Allison Road classroom at Rutgers’ Busch Campus in Piscataway.

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John Godzieba, holding the looking glass, plays the role of George Washington, before Washington became the first US President, during the annual re-enactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River on Christmas day in 1776 at Washington Crossing Historic Park in Pennsylvania December 25, 2010.  AFP Photo / Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Historians Prepare To Mark Crossing Of The Delaware

The man who plays the lead role in the annual re-enactment is John Godzieba.

12/24/2014

Police stand guard at a station house in Brooklyn on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Boosts Security At 2 Brooklyn Precincts After Threats

Security at two stationhouses in Brooklyn has been stepped up as police investigate threats against them in the wake of the deadly shootings of two officers last weekend.

12/24/2014

Members of the NYPD sit with New York City teens as part of Operation Conversation: Cops & Kids on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Program Works To Bring NYPD Cops, Teens Together

Members of the NYPD and New York City teens came together on Wednesday to recognize their differences and similarities.

12/24/2014

Ramos family places flowers, candles in front of Cyprus Hill home (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Family Of Officer Killed In Brooklyn Urges Peace, Unity

Richard Gonzales, Ramos’ first cousin said it’s time for the city to come together and forgive the killer.

12/21/2014

President of Barnard College Debora Spar attends the Athena Film Festival Awards at Barnard College on Feb. 8, 2014, in New York City. (credit: Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Athena Film Festival)

Barnard College Opens Discussion About Transgender Admissions

Debora Spar, president of the undergraduate college at Columbia University, is posing the question to the Barnard community in a series of town hall meetings and online forums, as the board develops a formal admissions policy.

12/14/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer discusses airfares at a news conference on Dec. 14, 2014, in Manhatta. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sen. Charles Schumer Wants Probe Of Airfares Amid Lower Fuel Costs

The New York Democrat says with holiday travel approaching, the high cost of flying is painfully apparent to thousands of passengers.

12/14/2014

SantaCon Pub Crawl Invades Midtown

Santas Swarm Midtown For Annual SantaCon Pub Crawl

Beginning at 10 a.m. the Christmas-clad participants will down drinks at dozens of bars across Midtown.

12/13/2014

Freedom Plaza filling up in D.C. ahead of march against police violence (Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Thousands March Against Police Violence In Washington, D.C.

Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, the Urban League and the NAACP are sponsoring the demonstration.

12/13/2014

A dog at the New York City Super Adoption Event. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

800 Dogs, Cats, Rabbits Up For Adoption In Brooklyn This Weekend

Some furry creatures were looking for new homes this holiday season.

12/12/2014

Citi Bike docking station at Carmine St. and 6th Avenue, May 26, 2013. (credit: Jessica Marcus/CBSNewYork)

Audit Reveals Problems With NYC Bike Share Program

An audit of New York’s bike share program reveals spotty maintenance, poor cleanliness and defective parking stations.

12/12/2014

Animal blessing ceremony at Christ Church United Methodist parish on Dec. 7, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Animals Blessed During Holiday Ritual At Manhattan Church

Following the animal blessing, workers sprayed the pews with disinfectant to ensure they were ready for human worshipers.

12/07/2014

NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics on Feb. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Bratton: Report That Maryland Prison Gang Is Targeting Cops Is ‘Overblown’

According to a report in the Staten Island Advance, a warning was issued to some police that 10 members of the Black Guerrilla Family have begun preparing to shoot a cop.

12/07/2014

Akai Gurley's family gathers for his funeral on Dec. 6, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Loved Ones Say Final Farewell To Akai Gurley, Man Shot Dead By Police

On Friday, loved ones solemnly carried Gurley’s casket into the Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, where his wake drew dozens of mourners.

12/06/2014

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2 Dead, 12 Sickened By Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Passaic Building

Two people have been found dead in a building in Passaic, and several others may be injured.

12/06/2014

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