Police and fire crews rescue a girl from the water at Jacob Riis Park beach. (Credit: CBS2)

4 Rescued From Water In One Evening At Jacob Riis Park Beach

Police and fire crews had to rescue four people from the water at Jacob Riis Park beach in the Rockaways Monday evening.

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NYPD officers rescue a dog from a hot car in Forest Hills, Queens on Aug. 2, 2015. (credit: CBS2/112th precinct)

NYPD Officers Rescue Dog From Hot Car In Forest Hills, Queens

A small dog is alive thanks to some NYPD officers who rescued the pup after police said it was left alone in a hot car in Queens.

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Police went in after a good Samaritan and an officer who tried to rescue three teens in the East River on Friday, July 31. (Credit: acridjungle/Instagram)

Police Rescue Officer, Good Samaritan Who Went Into East River After Teens

A police officer jumped into the East River Friday evening to rescue a man who in turn had gone in to help three teens.


Queens robbery suspects

Police Seek 2 In Connection With Robberies At Queens Radio Shack, Metro PCS Stores

Authorities said the first robbery happened on June 10 at the Radio Shack located at 187-12 Horace Harding Expressway.


Jars containing medical marijuana (Photo: CBS 2)

New York Chooses 5 Companies To Grow, Dispense Medical Marijuana

Patients with qualifying conditions like cancer, AIDS or epilepsy will be authorized to obtain only non-smokeable versions of the drug.


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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Regardless of whether your summer is going fast or slow, you can mark the start of the season’s doggiest days by stuffing your face, drinking up, or sliding down Park Avenue.


Anthony Damiano caught video of this road rage incident on the Long Island Expressway. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Road Rage Fight Caught On Video On Long Island Expressway

A road rage battle erupted during rush hour on the busy Long Island Expressway, when two drivers lost their temper in front of a witness who caught it all on camera.


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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Among our picks for the best in eating, drinking, and merrymaking this weekend are a pow wow, a beer festival, and a poetry festival.


Sophia Aranbayev (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Widow Of Jeweler Killed In Queens Hit-And-Run Speaks Out

A Queens family is hoping new surveillance video will help find a driver who police say was involved in a hit-and-run that left a well-known jeweler dead.


A family is devastated after five men robbed their home and stole their life savings (CBS2)

Police: 5 Men Held Queens Woman At Gunpoint, Stole Family Savings

The thieves allegedly stole $90,000 the family had been saving to buy a new home.


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Police: 1 Killed, 3 Injured In Queens Crash

The crash happened just after 6 p.m. at 119th Avenue and 231st in Cambria Heights.


East New York Shooting

3 Killed, 3 Others Wounded In Series Of Shootings Across New York City

The spate of violence started at 4:30 p.m. Friday in East Flatbush, when police say a teenager shot at two cars on Clarendon Road.


An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Young Boy Falls Out Of Window In Queens

The child was transported to North Shore-LIJ Jospital in New Hyde Park, where his condition is unknown.


Queens Robbery Suspects

Police: 2 Suspects Tied Up Employees, Robbed Radio Shack In Queens

Authorities said the pair walked into the store located at 187-12 Horace Harding Expressway at around 10:25 a.m. last Friday and displayed a silver firearm.


A 4-year-old boy fell 20 feet from a window in Corona, Queens on Thursday, July 9. (Credit: CBS2)

Boy, 4, Critically Injured In Fall From Window In Queens

A 4-year-old boy was in critical condition late Thursday after falling from a window in Corona, Queens.