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Jerrison Garcia was riding a bicycle when he was struck and killed, allegedly by a livery cab, on Monday, Aug. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Driver Who Allegedly Struck, Killed Cyclist Was Not Licensed For Livery Cab

Heartbreak has been compounded by anger for the family of a bicyclist who was killed earlier this week in East Harlem.

08/20/2014

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Bidding Adieu To Summer With ‘Summer Streets’ Last Call

The event marked the final time this season that Park Avenue and Lafayette Street were closed to cars and trucks.

08/16/2014

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Bridgeport Hit-And-Run Victim In Critical Condition

Police in Bridgeport say a 22-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a speeding car whose driver fled the scene.

08/09/2014

Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Rob Bennett/Office of Mayor of New York/Getty Images)

Report: East Harlem Probe Reveals Improper Training For Con Ed Workers

A state probe into the deadly East Harlem building explosion last March has revealed flaws in the training of Con Edison workers who handle underground natural gas pipes, according to a published report.

07/31/2014

Summer Streets zipline in 2012. (Credit: Summer Streets/Facebook)

Sound Is The Theme For This Year’s Summer Streets Program

The Summer Streets program is set to come back to New York for the first of three weekends in August.

06/19/2014

Weehawken Threat

Police Swarm N.J. Side Of Lincoln Tunnel After Threat Claiming Sniper On Building

Roads were shut down and traffic was snagged on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel Tuesday evening, after someone called in a threat to police.

06/10/2014

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5 Fabulous NYC Sculpture Gardens

Sculpture gardens offer the best of two lovely worlds: art and nature. Here are five in New York worth exploring and enjoying.

05/13/2014

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L.I. Man Charged With Running Off After Striking Car, Injuring Woman Last Fall

A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday, on charges of running off from the scene of an accident that left a woman seriously injured last fall.

05/07/2014

Manhattan Bank Robbery Suspect

Police On The Hunt For Suspect In 2 Manhattan Bank Robberies

Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect in two bank robberies in Manhattan.

05/07/2014

L'Wren Scott Memorial

Celebrities Turn Out For Memorial Service For Designer L’Wren Scott

Family, friends, and many from the world of fashion came out Friday to remember designed L’Wren Scott, the longtime girlfriend of Mick Jagger.

05/02/2014

Brooklyn Construction Vehicle Theft

Search On For Thieves Who Took Construction Vehicles From Brooklyn Site

Police were asking the public Friday to help them find four or five persons of interest in the theft of a construction vehicle, a truck and a construction trailer from a Brooklyn site.

03/28/2014

East Harlem Blast Rescue

Woman Says She Was Abandoned, Then Rescued, During East Harlem Blast

During the East Harlem building explosion this week, cellphone video captured the daring rescue of a 79-year-old woman who said she had been abandoned in a medical van.

03/14/2014

Surveillance video obtained exclusively by CBS 2 shows before, during, and after the blast (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Video Shows East Harlem Blast In Progress

An exclusive video obtained by CBS 2 showed the deadly blast that took down two buildings in East Harlem as it happened.

03/14/2014

Gas Odor

Experts: If You Smell Gas, Report It Right Away

Experts have advice on how to deal with the smell of gas and the threat of a leak, whether you live in an apartment building or a private home.

03/13/2014

East Harlem Building Explosion Rescue

East Harlem Explosion Leaves Survivors, Rescuers In Shock

Both during and after the explosion that leveled two buildings in East Harlem Wednesday, people were stepping in to help rescue people inside, and take care of the victims afterward.

03/12/2014

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