Scott Rapoport

Manmade Garden Blooms In Toxic Gowanus CanalIt's the last thing you'd expect to see at a notorious superfund site, but something beautiful is in bloom in the Gowanus Canal
Yom Kippur, Holiest Day Of Jewish Year, BeginsYom Kippur, also known as Day of Atonement, began at sundown Tuesday, ending 10 days of reflection and repentance that began with Rosh Hashanah.
Five Students From Brooklyn Diocese Will Greet The Pope At Kennedy AirportFive extremely lucky children from Brooklyn will actually get the once in a lifetime chance to meet the Pope as soon as he gets here.
3 Families Displaced When Semi Truck Slams Into Home In North Bergen, N.J.A semi-trailer truck slammed into a home in North Bergen after ending up on a hilly street where it did not belong.
NYPD: F Train Rider Bites Another Passenger After Being Asked To Move Her BagA subway rider became enraged and attacked a fellow straphanger n a dispute over a seat, police said.
Debate Rages In Chatham, N.J., Over Proposal To Cut Down 175-Year-Old TreeWho would want to chop down a 175-year-old tree? It has been around since Abraham Lincoln was president.
Sources To CBS2: Police Believe Baby Was Thrown To His Death From Queens WindowPolice late Friday had been questioning a Queens family all day, after a 3-week-old baby boy was found dead in the courtyard of an apartment building.
Man Walks Every Block In Every Borough Of New York CityAn astounding feat by any measure, the sociology professor at CUNY says he's hoofed all 120,000 blocks and 6,000 miles of New York City, virtually every square foot.
NJ Turnpike Reopens Hours After Truck Fire In Linden; Driver DeadA smoky, fiery inferno erupted on the New Jersey Turnpike in Linden Tuesday morning, after authorities said a dump truck struck beneath an underpass and ended up on its side – leaving the driver dead.
Man Charged In West Village Burglary, GropingA woman who lives on Hudson Street and West 10th Street woke up last Thursday to find a man in her apartment groping her, police said.
Police Rescue Officer, Good Samaritan Who Went Into East River After TeensA police officer jumped into the East River Friday evening to rescue a man who in turn had gone in to help three teens.
Victim Talks About Horror Of Being Groped By West Village Home InvaderThe man was able to enter the Hudson Street building through the front door and then climbed up the fire escape, police said.