Sen. Malcolm Smith

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Sen. Malcolm Smith Arrested In Alleged Plot To Rig New York City Mayor’s Race

There were three distinct parts to this public corruption and bribery scandal, but in all three money flowed freely and, at times, city and state funds — your tax dollars — paid the freight.

04/02/2013

Rockaway Beach

Floodwaters Crash Onto Rockaway Beach As Sandy Rages

Rockaway Beach was on the list for areas of New York City deemed Zone A for evacuation purposes, and by Sunday night, Hurricane Sandy had sent the floodwaters rising.

10/28/2012

NBA lockout protest at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 23, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Nets, Knicks Season-Ticket Holders Call For Full Refunds

Fans and local business owners are calling on the NBA to get its act together.

11/23/2011

Handguns

New Yorkers March, Rally In Effort To Stop Gun Violence

The smiling faces of loved ones lost to gun violence decorated signs, shirts and buttons as the crowd marched to Times Square.

02/27/2011

Shoveling Snow In Astoria (credit: CBS 2)

Shovels And Plows Out In Force In Queens

Some people went out on the street early Wednesday to clear paths to work. Three workers at the Neptune Diner on Astoria Boulevard had to keep shoveling and salting to make the parking lots available.

01/12/2011

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