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Pennsylvania Brothers Accused In Multiple New Jersey Burglaries

Two Pennsylvania brothers were hit with federal charges this week, for their alleged roles in a string of commercial burglaries throughout New Jersey.

11/15/2014

Lawmakers have questions about the Christie administration's decision to bring disabled adults back to group homes in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Families Press Lawmakers For Answers About ‘Return Home New Jersey’ Program

Parents of disabled adults say they are getting the run-around from state agencies in their fight to keep their relatives safe.

10/31/2014

Pennsylvania state trooper shooting suspect Eric Frein. (credit: Handout)

Pennsylvania State Trooper Killing Suspect Apprehended

Pennsylvania State Police announced Thursday that they have apprehended a man who allegedly ambushed and killed one state trooper there, and left another wounded.

10/30/2014

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CBS 2 Exclusive: Cops Say Criminals Are Going High-Tech, Using Drones To Case Victims

The military uses drones to carry bombs or conduct surveillance, but anyone can buy a drone without a weapon that uses high-definition cameras and GPS, even criminals.

09/29/2014

Pennsylvania state trooper shooting suspect Eric Frein. (credit: Handout)

FBI: Pennsylvania State Trooper Shooting Suspect Has Ties To NY, NJ

Eric Frein, 31, was added Thursday to the FBI’s 10 most wanted list. A total of $175,000 in reward money is being offered for information leading to his arrest.

09/19/2014

Mercedes Arias and her boyfriend Thomas Cascio visit the memorial for Mercedes's father Joseph Amatuccio, who worked at Emergency Squad 7 and lost  his life on September 11, 2001 at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee - Pool/Getty Images)

New York, Nation Pauses To Remember 9/11 13 Years Later

Family and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in New York, at the Pentagon and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

09/11/2014

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Ex-NYC Businessman Freed From Prison After Arson Conviction Is Tossed

A 79-year-old former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison in Pennsylvania Friday after 24 years.

08/22/2014

Keith Belajonas (credit: CBS 2)

Man Accused Of Killing Wife, Abducting Kids, Found Dead On Staten Island

It was a jealous rage that may have motivated Keith Belajonas. Police said he posted a chilling message on Facebook Thursday morning.

08/07/2014

High winds on Tuesday, July 8, brought down a tree at 43rd Street and Tenth Avenue. (Credit: CBS 2)

Severe Storms Knock Down Trees, Cut Power; 3 Killed Upstate

Strong winds and heavy rain pounded parts of the Tri-State Area Tuesday evening. Storms on Tuesday were also blamed for the deaths of three people upstate near Syracuse.

07/08/2014

Police said these guns were found with Victor Greer, 46, when he was pulled over for driving the wrong way down Seventh Avenue South in the West Village early on Wednesday, July 2. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Arsenal Of Dangerous Weapons Found With West Village Wrong-Way Driver

Police said they found a man allegedly carrying an arsenal of semiautomatic weapons, knives and ammunition when they pulled him over for going the wrong way in the West Village earlier this week.

07/03/2014

Pennsylvania Fireworks Purchases

New York, New Jersey Residents Head To Pennsylvania To Risk Buying Fireworks

Every Fourth of July, there is a mad rush to Pennsylvania to buy fireworks wherever it is legal to buy them. But it is not legal to bring fireworks back to New York or New Jersey.

06/27/2014

Traffic on the George Washington Bridge on Nov. 18, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Woman Claims Employer Punished Her For Reporting Traffic-Related Anxiety

A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit, alleging that her commute home made her sick. The woman also claimed her bosses fired her after her doctors diagnosed her with a unique disability.

06/26/2014

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Police Arrest Man After Alleged Multi-State Crime Spree Ends In Crash

One man allegedly kidnapped two women in Pennsylvania, tried to burn down a car dealership in New Jersey, and rammed Port Authority police vehicles in New York City.

06/06/2014

JFK Airport

DA: Man Caught With Gun, Brass Knuckles At JFK

A Pennsylvania man bound for Los Angeles was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to pass through security with a loaded handgun and a pair of brass knuckles.

04/16/2014

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Camden Residents Face Charges In Stolen Check Scheme

Three Camden residents are accused of stealing more than $200,000 worth of checks from industrial park mailboxes.

03/23/2014

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