Scott Rapoport

Police outside the News Corp. building on Jan. 26, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Ex-Fox Producer Kills Himself Outside News Corp. Building

A former employee of a Fox television station in Texas shot himself to death outside the company’s New York headquarters Monday, shortly after handing out fliers saying the company had ended his career, police said.

01/26/2015

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Queens Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Students Agrees To Make Plea Deal

Queens teacher 40-year-old Joy Morsi, who faced multiple counts of raping a male teenage student and sexually abusing another teenage boy, agreed to make a plea deal with prosecutors.

01/16/2015

Perth Amboy's William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning. (credit: CBS2)

Perth Amboy Middle School Reopens After Being Disinfected

Students at a New Jersey school are back in class after a rare infectious bacteria forced officials to close the building.

01/15/2015

Mohammed Gulab is in need of asylum after saving the life of a Navy SEAL in Afghanistan and then allegedly being targeted by the Taliban. (Credit: CBS2)

Mohammed Gulab, Who Saved Navy SEAL In Afghanistan, Is In Need Of Asylum

An Afghani man’s heroism inspired a movie as he risked it all to save in American, but he himself has become the one in need.

01/13/2015

Shots were fired at the Old Paramus Reformed Church in Ridgewood, New Jersey on Friday, Dec. 26. (Credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

2 Men Arrested, Charged For Shooting Of Historic Ridgewood Church

Two men are in police custody after a historic Ridgewood, New Jersey, church was left riddled with bullets.

01/13/2015

Perth Amboy's William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning. (credit: CBS2)

N.J. School To Be Disinfected After Worker Diagnosed With Infectious Bacteria

Perth Amboy’s William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning after an adult who works there was diagnosed with a rare bacteria.

01/12/2015

A Target store. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Women Furious After Target Says Plus-Size Line Will Only Be Sold Online

A full-sized controversy has erupted at retail giant Target, with a new store policy leaving some women feeling insulted and excluded.

01/09/2015

A snowy street in Hoboken, N.J. on Jan. 6, 2015. (credit: Billie Rama)

Tri-State Area Deals With Bitter Cold After Light Snow Falls

A coating of snow was on the ground across much of the Tri-State area, and a bitter cold temperatures were expected to stick around for the next few days.

01/06/2015

Olena Olenyukh with son Maxim at Coney Island Hospital (credit: handout)/Angela Ortega with son Elias at Montifiore Medical Center. (credit: Montifiore Medical Center)

NYC Families Welcome First Babies Of 2015

At least three New York City hospitals welcomed the first babies of 2015, all born right after the stroke of midnight.

01/01/2015

Early revelers in Times Square (Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Revelers To Ring In The New Year With Frigid Temps

If you’re going to be out and about tonight, definitely bundle up! Lows will dip into the upper 20s overnight with wind chills in the teens. Midnight forecast? A frigid 26, feeling closer to 15 degrees in Times Square. Brrrrr!!

12/31/2014

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Thousands Vie For Affordable Housing Units In Trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is known as one of the trendiest and most expensive neighborhoods in the city. But now, a new building is offering staggeringly low prices to rent and tens of thousands of people are vying to get in on it.

12/30/2014

Shots were fired at the Old Paramus Reformed Church in Ridgewood, New Jersey on Friday, Dec. 26. (Credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Parishioners Shocked After Shots Are Fired At Ridgewood, N.J. Church

Shots were fired late last week at a church in Ridgewood, New Jersey, and days later, everyone was asking who would possibly do such a thing.

12/29/2014

PATH trains pulls into the WTC station. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Officials Rip Proposal To End Overnight PATH Service

The suggestion to eliminate the service is buried on page 81 of a 100-page report from a special panel formed by Govs. Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.

12/28/2014

Santa Claus waves to the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 27, 2014 in New York City. The annual tradition marks the start of the holiday season.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Kids Say The Darndest Things About Santa

Kids weigh in on the inner workings of Christmas and Santa.

12/25/2014

Volunteers with Citymeals-on-Wheels (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Mark Christmas By Giving Back To Those In Need

An army of volunteers helped to make Christmas even better for people in need across New York City.

12/25/2014

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