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A 41-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl were rescued from an icy lake in Asbury Park on Wednesday, Jan. 28. (Credit: Asbury Park Fire Department)

Man, 9-Year-Old Girl Rescued From Icy Lake In Asbury Park

A man and a 9-year-old girl were rescued Wednesday from a melting lake in Asbury Park, New Jersey.

01/28/2015

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CBS2 Exclusive: Driver Rescued From Belt Parkway Rollover Thanks Those Who Saved Her

A driver trapped in an upside down SUV after playing off the Belt Parkway is thanking those who saved her.

01/17/2015

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Westchester County Officer Hit By Car While Rescuing Boy On Saw Mill River Parkway

A Westchester County police officer was struck by a car on the Saw Mill River Parkway Friday, but was able to get a teenager out of harm’s way before he would have been struck.

01/09/2015

Long Island Puppy Rescue

91 Puppies Saved From West Coast, Put Up For Adoption On Long Island

If you are looking for a new puppy, dozens had just arrived on Long Island Monday from the West Coast.

12/08/2014

Jason “J.J.” Rivera (left) and Elijah “Papito” Martinez speak on Nov. 28, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/CBS2)

Children Rescued From Snowbank In Newburgh Speak Out

Two boys who had been trapped for hours under a huge pile of snow in Newburgh are speaking out about their ordeal.

11/28/2014

Rescuers dig two children out of the snow in Newburgh early on Thursday, Nov. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Children Rescued After Being Buried Under Snowbank In Newburgh

Police and neighbors raced early Thanksgiving Day to rescue two children who found themselves trapped in a snowbank in Newburgh, Orange County.

11/27/2014

Both window washers safely pulled inside 1WTC after firefighters cut through the glass. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

FDNY Officials: Firefighters Who Made 1 WTC Rescue Are Always Training

The rescue operation this past Wednesday high up on One World Trade Center was just the latest example of complex tasks undertaken by the specially-trained members of the FDNY.

11/15/2014

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NYPD Officer Saves Suicidal Man Who Tried To Jump In Front Of L Train At 14th Street

Officer Carlos Guzman was on a routine patrol of the L train subway station at 1st Avenue and 14th Street when he saw a man walk up to the edge of the platform.

10/03/2014

NYPD Officer Johnny Castillo poses with Adelyn Pena-Fernandez, and her mother, Sheila Pena, after he revived the girl when she stopped breathing on Tuesday, Aug. 26. (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Officer Credited With Saving Life Of 2-Month-Old Bronx Girl

An NYPD officer was being hailed as a hero Tuesday, credited with saving the life of a 2-month-old girl in a Bronx apartment.

08/26/2014

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NYC Woman Saves 2 Children Who Rolled Into Massachusetts Reservoir Strapped In Stroller

The children, ages 18 months and 4 years old, were evaluated as a precaution and expected to be OK, police said.

08/19/2014

Damage from a fire at an apartment on Saint Mark's Place on Aug. 14, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

2 Women In Serious Condition After Being Pulled From Apartment Fire

The FDNY said the flames broke out around 7 a.m., trapping the women inside.

08/17/2014

Window washers stuck on the side of 290 Broadway on Aug. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Window Washers Rescued From Lower Manhattan Scaffolding

The workers were stuck approximately 20 stories up on the south side of 290 Broadway, at Reade Street.

08/11/2014

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Police Rescue Dock Worker Who Falls In Water At South Street Seaport

Police on rescued a dock worker Monday afternoon after he fell into the water at Pier 16 at the South Street Seaport.

08/04/2014

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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

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