Steven Hopler (credit: CBS 2)

Blind N.J. Man Gets Guns Back Years After Police Took Them Away

The state confiscated Steven Hopler’s weapons citing safety, but now a judge’s order — citing the right to bear arms — means he will get them back.


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Officers Executing Search Warrant Save Family From Massive Grease Fire

Officers executing a search warrant in Rockaway, Queens noticed a man hanging out of an apartment window, screaming for help as plumes of smoke came out from behind him.


Dunkin' Donuts - Rockaway, NJ - Aug 2, 2011 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Rockaway Dunkin’ Donuts Worker Accused Of Selling Sex During Late Night Shifts

Ordering “extra sugar” at the Dunkin’ Donuts along Route 46 in Rockaway Township apparently got you more than just a sweet cup of coffee.


The Throgs Neck Bridge's newest feathered inhabitants: Locust (with open beak), Edgewater and Bayside, named for communities near the bridge (credit: MTA)

Whoa Baby! Nine Peregrine Falcons Hatch Atop MTA Bridges

New York City is seeing a bit of a baby boom and not just at the Bronx Zoo.



Police Say Pilot Jason Maloney Referenced TV Show After He Landed On Beach Near JFK Airport

Is it a case of life imitating reality TV? Pilot Jason Maloney was at the controls of a small plane that made a water landing near the beach of JFK airport Monday night.



Small Plane Lands In Surf Near JFK Airport; No Injuries

Police say a single-engine plane landed in the surf not far from John F. Kennedy Airport. All three people aboard were reported safe.


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B’klyn Mariners To Honor Fallen FDNY Teammate

As a member of one of the first units to respond to the World Trade Center scene on Sept. 11, 2001, Danny Suhr will be remembered as the first firefighter to die on that dreadful day.

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