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People gather outside the West Village apartment building where an elevator counterweight snapped Wednesday, injuring two people. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

2 Injured In West Village Elevator Accident

Two construction workers suffered minor injuries Wednesday in Greenwich Village when an elevator counterweight snapped, causing the elevator to drop half a floor, officials said.

08/06/2014

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Decomposing Body Found In Queens Park

The body of a female woman was found badly decomposed in a Queens park Tuesday morning, the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation said.

08/05/2014

Members of the Sikh community rally Aug. 5, 2014, in support of Sandeep Singh, who was injured in an apparent bias attack. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sikh Community Calls For NYPD To Investigate Queens Attack As Hate Crime

Members of the Sikh community are calling for justice after a Queens man was hospitalized in an apparent bias attack.

08/05/2014

FILE -- Sen. Charles Schumer holds a news conference in Midtown on June 8, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Hopeful Senate Will OK Transportation Funding

Two U.S. senators are calling for their fellow lawmakers to keep the federal transportation fund from running out of money next month.

07/20/2014

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Cops Hunting For Man Who Roughed Up Female Officer In East Harlem

The officer was attacked while confronting a group of people at the Clinton Houses at Park Avenue and East 104th Street, police said.

07/20/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton rallies with the widow and mother of Eric Garner, 43, who died in police custody on Staten Island. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Community Furious As Investigation Continues In S.I. Man’s Death In Police Custody

Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo has been stripped of his gun and shield as the NYPD continues to investigate the death of 43-year-old Eric Garner.

07/19/2014

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

‘The Rock’ Says He Has No Hard Feelings Toward Christie After Video Controversy

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has said he has no hard feelings toward New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, after he body-slammed Christie’s humorous attempt to sell a pension-reform plan.

07/19/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Attendant Accused Of ‘Borrowing’ From LES Garage For Joyride

In what could have been a scene out of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” a published report Saturday said parking garage attendant on the Lower East Side allegedly took a customer’s vehicle for a multi-borough joyride.

07/19/2014

Procession to St. Aloysius Church for funeral of Jersey City police officer Melvin Santiago. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Hundreds Bid Final Farewell To Fallen Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago

It was an emotional farewell to a fallen hero. Santiago, 23, was shot and killed in front of a Walgreens last Sunday in what authorities have called an ambush.

07/18/2014

FILE -- Regina Egea, chief of staff to Gov. Chris Christie, listens as the governor delivers his budget address in Trenton on Feb. 25, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Christie Aide: I Didn’t Alert Bosses About George Washington Bridge Traffic Jams

Regina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.

07/17/2014

Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago was killed in the line of duty July 13, 2014. (Credit: Jersey City Police Department)

Mayor: Jersey City Cop Melvin Santiago Killed In Walgreens Ambush

Officer Melvin Santiago, 23, was fatally shot in the head responding to a call at the 24-hour drug store on Communipaw Avenue and John F. Kennedy Boulevard just after 4 a.m., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop told reporters.

07/13/2014

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Police: Pedestrian Killed By SUV On Upper West Side

Jean Chambers was struck around 11 a.m. at the intersection of West 95th Street and West End Avenue by a 2004 Ford Explorer as its driver made a left turn, police said.

07/10/2014

De Blasio Budget Proposal May 8 (CBS 2)

Mayor de Blasio Signs Plan For Municipal ID Card Into Law

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed into law a plan to offer a municipal identification card to residents regardless of their immigration status.

07/10/2014

Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

Atlantic City Seeks To Reinvent Itself As Some Casinos Close

Hundreds of casino workers in Atlantic City staged a protest Wednesday over the closure of the Showboat Casino – the latest in a string of economic troubles to hit the historic resort town.

07/09/2014

The baby on the left was abandoned at the Columbus Circle subway station on July 7, 2014, police said. The woman on the right is suspected in her abandonment. (Credit: CBS 2/NYPD)

Police: Mom Charged With Abandoning Baby In Subway

Frankea Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.

07/08/2014

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