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NJ TRANSIT train (file/credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Rockland Lawmakers To Discuss Proposed NJ TRANSIT Cuts Thursday Night

The Rockland Legislature’s Special Committee on Transit is meeting at 6:30 p.m. in New City.

05/14/2015

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Launches ‘Enough Is Enough’ Campaign To Combat Campus Sex Assaults

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing state lawmakers to pass what he calls the toughest law in the nation when it comes to college campus sex assaults.

05/12/2015

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Gov. Cuomo Creates Task Force To Conduct Nail Salon Probes

New York is cracking down on the nail salon industry following a report of widespread exploitation of workers.

05/11/2015

Cardinal Dolan during Easter Sunday Mass on April, 5, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Mergers Of 31 Additional NY Catholic Churches Announced

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York is merging 31 parishes into 14 new parishes in the second phase of a consolidation process, church officials announced Friday.

05/08/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at police headquarters following the death of officer Brian Moore on May 4, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio: ‘A Lot Of People Outside NYC’ Understand My First Year As Mayor ‘Better Than People In NYC’

The mayor was reflecting on his record of creating the municipal ID program, the launch of universal pre-K, and other accomplishments.

05/06/2015

Two pedestrians were killed on the New Jersey Turnpike in Secaucus. (credit: CBS2)

Police Car Involved In Fatal Crash That Killed 2 Pedestrians On NJ Turnpike

State police say a police car was involved in a crash that killed two pedestrians on the New Jersey Turnpike.

05/06/2015

NYPD Officer Brian Moore (credit: NYPD)

Funeral For NYPD Officer Brian Moore Scheduled For Friday

The 25-year-old officer died Monday, two days after being shot in the head while sitting in an unmarked squad car in Queens.

05/05/2015

Travelers at LaGuardia Airport on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Design Panel Announces Plans To Renovate Aging LaGuardia Airport

Sweeping changes are on the way for the airport Vice President Joe Biden once compared to a third world country.

05/01/2015

David Wildstein, former director of interstate capital projects for the Port Authority, waits to testify at a hearing held by the Assembly Transportation Committee on Jan. 9, 2014, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Ex-Port Authority Official Reportedly To Plead Guilty In GWB Lane Closure Scandal

A guilty plea could soon come from the man who ordered the controversial lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

04/30/2015

Homeless shelter manager Ana Isabel Charle was shot and killed in the Bronx on Monday, April 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Bronx Homeless Shelter Manager Sexually Assaulted, Shot To Death

Police say the manager of a New York shelter was abducted at gunpoint by a former resident who attempted to sexually assault her before shooting her to death.

04/29/2015

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MTA Says Fare Hike Is ‘Purely Hypothetical’ If Capital Plan Isn’t Funded

The MTA’s chief financial officer said fares and tolls could jump 15 percent unless New York state lawmakers provide funding for a five-year capital plan.

04/28/2015

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Onion Farmer Has High Hopes For This Season’s Crop

Spring brings a new planting season for local farmers and high hopes on the onion crop in what’s called the “black dirt” farming region of Orange County.

04/24/2015

CBS2's cameras caught a coyote running around in the area of Riverside Park on the Upper West Side, on Wednesday, April 22. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: CBS2 News Crew Comes Face To Face With Coyote Near Riverside Park

The coyote was spotted around 5 a.m. at Riverside Park along the Hudson River, between 96th and 79th streets, police said.

04/22/2015

Funeral Held For NYPD Officer Injured While Investigating Fire In High Rise

CBS2 Sources: NYPD Proposes New Training Materials For Police Academy Cadets

A 140-page recommendation was filed in federal court Monday, which includes new training for cadets about telling racist jokes and using offensive language, sources said.

04/21/2015

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Queens Lawmaker Looking To Clean Up ‘Salacious’ Outdoor Ads On State Property

A Queens lawmaker is now taking aim at sexy inappropriate outdoor ads.

04/21/2015

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