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Daron Wint, suspect in a quadruple homicide in Washington, D.C. (credit: Metropolitan Police)

Police Sources To CBS2: DC Murder Suspect Daron Wint In Custody

The man wanted for the murder of a Washington, D.C., family and their housekeeper has been taken into custody, a police source said.

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Bartek Czarnik is graduating from West Point after he chose the school as a tribute to his parents (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Graduating Senior Chose West Point As Tribute To Immigrant Parents

The senior says he chose West Point to say thank you to America on his parents’ behalf.

05/21/2015

Bronxville Burglaries

Bronxville Police: Weekend Home Break-In Connected To Prior Incident

A well-to-do Westchester community is on edge after a frightening break-in over the weekend.

05/18/2015

Metro-North engineer William Rockefeller is loaded into an ambulance after a train derailment in the Bronx, Dec. 1, 2013. (credit: REUTERS via CBS 2)

No Criminal Charges For Engineer In Deadly 2013 Metro-North Derailment

There will be no criminal charges for the Metro-North Railroad engineer who was behind the controls during a deadly derailment in the Bronx in 2013.

05/14/2015

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Bill Would Allow Dogs On Restaurant Patios In New York

The New York state Senate on Wednesday voted to tweak the law that now prohibits pets in restaurants to allow canines in outdoor dining areas.

05/14/2015

Members of the NTSB on the scene of the Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia, PA on May 13, 2015 (Credit: NTSB)

Amtrak Victims: College Dean, Tech CEO, Navy Midshipman, AP Software Architect, Wells Fargo VP

Five of the seven people killed in the Amtrak derailment in northeast Philadelphia have been identified, and their families have been left in shock and mourning.

05/13/2015

Scott Rechler

Port Authority Official Floats Idea Of 1 Pay Card For All NJ-NY Mass Transit

If you take NJTRANSIT to the PATH and then jump on the subway, you have a wallet full of cards.

05/12/2015

National Tennis Center Getting Retractable Roof

Work Underway On Retractable Roof At National Tennis Center In Queens

There is a major construction project underway at the National Tennis Center in Queens.

05/12/2015

Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant

Cleanup Continues In Hudson River After Indian Point Oil Spill

A weekend fire at the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant continues to concern officials and residents wondering how much oil leaked into the Hudson?

05/11/2015

Man wanted in connection with a fight at a Dallas BBQ in Chelsea. (credit: NYPD)

LGBT Community Rallies Against Violence In Wake Of Chelsea Dallas BBQ Beating

Local lawmakers and members of the LGBT community gathered in Chelsea Friday evening to speak to against a violent attack at a barbecue restaurant this week.

05/08/2015

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo To Bypass Legislature In Bid To Raise Minimum Wage

Cuomo says he will direct the state labor commissioner to examine the minimum wage in the fast-food industry.

05/07/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (Photo by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)

Role Of Government Powers At Issue In NJ Pension Case

New Jersey’s top court weighed the budget repercussions of ruling on a pension dispute between Gov. Chris Christie and public workers’ unions on Wednesday.

05/06/2015

Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan (file/credit: CBS2)

DA Dan Donovan Wins Special Election To Replace Michael Grimm In Congress

Voters picked Republican Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan Tuesday night to replace former Congressman Michael Grimm.

05/05/2015

A forest fire rages near Ulster County, NY on May 5, 2015. (credit: Delaware County Emergency Services)

Wildfire Rages In Hudson Valley Forcing Some Homeowners To Evacuate

The fire, which started just before noon on Sunday in the Town of Mamakating, has affected more than 1,700 acres of the Shawangunk Ridge State Forest.

05/05/2015

(l-r) David Wildstein has pleaded guilty, and Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly have been indicted, in the Bridgegate lane closure scandal in New Jersey. (Credits -- background image: Andrew Burton/Getty Images; Wildstein: Kena Betancur/Getty Images; Baroni: Port Authority; Kelly: CBS2)

Ex-Christie Allies Plead Not Guilty In ‘Bridgegate’ Probe

Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and his former top appointee at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Bill Baroni, entered the pleas through their attorneys Monday before a judge in Newark.

05/04/2015

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