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Maurice Osborne saved a woman who was being attacked in the subway in Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Apprehends Sex Assault Suspect On No. 3 Train Platform In Brooklyn

A subway hero recently rescued a woman being sexually assaulted and collared the suspect.

08/14/2015

Photo Credit: Wythe Hotel

Brooklyn’s Best Rooftop Bars

What better way to escape the bustle of New York City than to rise above it? These Brooklyn rooftop bars offer cold drinks, stellar NYC views and a welcome breath of fresh air.

08/12/2015

A suspect in the attempted strangulation of three women in Park Slope, Brooklyn on July 20 and 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Park Slope Residents Horrified After Man Tries To Strangle 3 Women

The neighborhood of Park Slope, Brooklyn was on alert Friday night, as police searched for a man who has been attacking women and trying to strangle them.

07/31/2015

A water main break shut down Flatbush Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn on Friday, July 31. (Credit: Andrea Oess/CBS2)

Water Main Break Shuts Down Road, Snags Subway In Park Slope, Brooklyn

A water main break Friday evening briefly shut down busy Flatbush Avenue near the Barclays Center, and also halted two subway lines.

07/31/2015

Park Slope Sinkhole Fixed

City Fills In Massive Sidewalk Sinkhole In Park Slope Following CBS2 Report

The city’s DEP performed the emergency overnight repairs.

07/25/2015

Park Slope Sinkhole

Park Slope Residents: Nothing Being Done About Giant Sidewalk Sinkhole

The sinkhole on 10th Street near 4th Avenue in Park Slope is so deep it looks like an open cave.

07/24/2015

A woman was robbed at gunpoint and beaten in Park Slope, Brooklyn on Sunday, June 21. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Speaks After Being Robbed, Beaten On Park Slope Street

A Brooklyn woman was beaten and bloodied in an armed robbery, but still scared off the men who attacked her on the way to work.

06/24/2015

A department spokesman said the hospital was not evacuated, but some patients were moved to non-affected areas of the hospital (Photo: Contributed to Gary Baumgarten)

Firefighters Bring Fire Under Control At Methodist Hospital In Brooklyn

The FDNY said more than 100 firefighters responded to the Methodist Hospital in Park Slope.

06/06/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in an attack on a 68-year-old man at the Fourth Avenue/Ninth Street R Train station in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Attacked, Robbed 68-Year-Old Man In Brooklyn Subway Station

Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who attacked a 68-year-old man and stole his cellphone at a Park Slope, Brooklyn elevated subway stop.

05/21/2015

Evelyn's Playground at Union Square has seen numerous injuries in recent years. (Credit: CBS2)

Union Square, South Slope Playgrounds Deemed Among City’s Unsafest

Playground safety is a top priority for the New York City Department of Recreation, but that does not mean the safety record is squeaky clean.

04/23/2015

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Little League Players March Down Brooklyn’s Seventh Ave. In Honor Of Opening Day

Young baseball players from across Brooklyn spent a beautiful Saturday kicking off the start of Little League season and even met a special guest on opening day

04/11/2015

Emergency responders work to free a man under an R train on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit:  Instagram/theclairecolmar)

Man Survives After Being Trapped Under R Train In Brooklyn

The train rolled over the man at around 8:40 a.m. at the 4th Avenue and & Union Street stop.

02/26/2015

Flame the snake. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Officers Recover Missing Pet Snake In Park Slope

The incident took place on Fifth Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in Brooklyn last Friday night.

02/11/2015

Marge Contorno, 91, was hit by flying glass when a manhole exploded in Park Slope, Brooklyn on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman, 91, Describes Being Hit With Glass When Manhole Cover Went Flying

Con Edison said 600 fires have erupted in New York City manholes since Sunday, and one woman was speaking after being hospitalized from an explosion earlier this week.

02/06/2015

The wreckage of a car following a manhole explosion in Brooklyn on Feb. 3, 2015.  (credit: CBS2)

Park Slope Buildings Evacuated Following Manhole Fire

According to fire department officials, carbon monoxide levels started to rise and the buildings were evacuated as a precaution.

02/03/2015

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