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Police: Sergeant Rescues Man Trying To Commit Suicide On Subway Tracks In Brooklyn

An NYPD sergeant headed to work jumped onto the subway tracks to rescue a man who was about to commit suicide in Brooklyn Tuesday, police said.

07/29/2014

Two men rescue woman from Hudson River in Hoboken on July 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Men Help Rescue Woman From Hudson River In Hoboken

The Good Samaritans can been seen on cell phone video jumping into the Hudson to help a woman who had apparently jumped into the water.

07/19/2014

Long Beach Heron Rescue

Firefighters Rescue Baby Herons After Nest Falls In Long Beach

Two baby herons were back resting comfortably in their nests Tuesday night, after being rescued by firefighters when they fell out of a tree in Long Beach, Long Island.

07/08/2014

FDNY rescuers with the person they pulled from the Bronx River on June 20, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Boy Dead, 1 In Critical Condition After Being Pulled From Bronx River

The Fire Department responded to a call claiming two people had jumped into the river near Starlight Park in the West Farms section of the Bronx.

06/20/2014

A man is rescued after a scaffold incident in midtown Manhattan on June 20, 2014. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

2 Workers Rescued From Dangling Scaffolding In Midtown

Two construction workers found themselves hanging on for dear life after their scaffolding gave way in midtown Manhattan.

06/20/2014

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Good Samaritan Saves Toddler From 15-Foot-Deep Hole

Jimenez rescued a 3-year-old girl, who like the fictional character Alice, tumbled into a deep hole.

06/17/2014

Long Island Car Fire Rescue

Father-Daughter Team Rescues Man, 85, From Burning Car On Long Island

Two complete strangers were credited Tuesday with saving a Long Island man’s life, after they pulled him from his burning car.

06/17/2014

NYPD Boat

Police Rescue 2 Men After Kayak Overturns In Rockaway Inlet

Police rescued two fishermen from the Rockaway Inlet Monday afternoon, after their kayak flipped over.

06/16/2014

Rescued Dog, Puppies

Toms River Police Reunite Mother Dog, 9 Puppies

Police in Toms River, New Jersey have reunited family of puppies, after a woman and her two children rescued two of the puppies as they walked dangerously close to the road.

06/12/2014

White Plains Gas Station Rescue

State Trooper Credited With Saving Man After White Plains Gas Station Explosion

Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.

06/07/2014

This car ran off the road in Laurence Harbor, N.J. on June 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Rescued From Marsh After Accident In Middlesex

The car ran off Summerfield Avenue, careening down a hill and into the marsh at around 10:15 a.m., officials told CBS 2.

06/03/2014

Brooklyn Bridge Rescue

Police Rescue Man Found Sitting On Ledge On Brooklyn Bridge

Four police detectives on Thursday rescued a man they found standing on a beam on the Brooklyn Bridge with a mask and duct tape on his face.

05/22/2014

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Several People Rescued From University Heights Apartment Elevator

The Department of Buildings told 1010 WINS the elevator sheave malfunctioned causing the hoist ropes to snap.

05/15/2014

The NYPD's Aviation Unit rescue a hiker with a broken ankle in Alpine, N.J. on May 11, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Hiker Talks About Rescue From Cliff By NYPD

Members of the New York Police Department’s Aviation Unit rescued a hiker with a broken ankle from a cliff near the Hudson River in New Jersey.

05/12/2014

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Police In L.I. Rescue Man Who Said He Fell In Water, Got Stuck Under Bridge

Police on Long Island rescued a man early Saturday, after the man said he fell off the Smith Point Bridge into the water.

03/22/2014

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