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CBS2's Dave Carlin interviews an area resident above a broad sinkhole on Queens Boulevard. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Pothole Or Sinkhole? Queens Crater Went Unfilled Due To Debate

For weeks, a massive crater on busy Queens Boulevard rattled residents damaged cars – but New York City officials could not decide whether to define it as a pothole as a sinkhole.

06/09/2015

A sinkhole is seen in South Amboy, NJ on March 24, 2015. (credit: South Amboy police)

Residents Being Allowed Back Into Homes Day After Ground Collapse In South Amboy

Crews have been working throughout the morning, trying to stabilize the ground off Gordon Street, 24 hours after the dead end road started caving into the ravine below, forcing residents from their homes.

03/25/2015

A sinkhole is seen in South Amboy, NJ on March 24, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Homes Evacuated After Huge Sinkhole Opens Up In South Amboy

Crews pulled a car out of a huge sinkhole in South Amboy, New Jersey Tuesday afternoon – and some neighbors still were not being allowed back in their homes.

03/24/2015

Residents say frequent complaints about a dangerous sinkhole in the Bronx have gone unanswered. (Credit: CBS2)

Bronx Residents Say Complaints About Sinkhole Have Fallen On Deaf Ears

Bronx residents call a sinkhole downright dangerous, but say their complaints have fallen on deaf ears.

12/30/2014

A closed area at Liberty State Park - March 18, 2013 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Officials: Mother, Child Rescued From Sinkhole In Liberty State Park

A young child and her mother were rescued from a sinkhole in Liberty State Park Saturday, officials said.

11/22/2014

Cars are abandoned on a flooded Brooke Avenue following heavy rains and flash flooding on  August 13, 2014 in Bayshore. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Long Island Drying Out After ‘Historic’ Storm Dumps Record Rainfall

Suffolk County and the towns of Islip and Brookhaven have declared states of emergency after what County Executive Steve Bellone called an “unprecedented” deluge.

08/14/2014

Sinkhole that opened up in a shopping plaza on Main Street in Bayshore following severe flooding on Aug. 13, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Record Rainfall Causes Flooding, At Least One Sinkhole In Bay Shore

Motorists were still moving slowly as crews directed traffic through flooded out roadways in Bay Shore Wednesday afternoon.

08/13/2014

A water main break caused a sinkhole and left some without water service in Fort Lee, New Jersey on Monday, July 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

Water Main Break Causes Sinkhole, Cuts Off Service To Building In Fort Lee

A water main break caused a massive sinkhole to open up on a street in Fort Lee, New Jersey Monday afternoon.

07/28/2014

Sinkhole in the Bronx (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Gets Action After Bronx Neighbors Say Sinkhole Complaints Fell On Deaf Ears

The sinkhole posed a serious danger to drivers and repeated complaints were made, but neighbors said nothing was being done about it.

06/27/2014

A wide, deep sinkhole opened up in the middle of Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Wednesday, June 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Wide, Deep Sinkhole Opens In Middle Of Williamsburg Roadway

Traffic was snagged in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Wednesday afternoon, after a sinkhole estimated at 6 feet deep opened up in the middle of Driggs Avenue.

06/18/2014

Crews Continue To Make Repairs After Water Main Break Near Katz’s Delicatessen On Lower East Side (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Continue To Make Repairs After Water Main Break Near Katz’s Delicatessen On Lower East Side

The break occurred shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday, sending water pouring into businesses on the street.

05/23/2014

Water causes trouble following an apparent water main break near Katz's Delicatessen on May 22, 2014. (credit: Twitter.com/dom_loves_life)

Water Main Break Causes Trouble Near Katz’s Delicatessen On Lower East Side

The break took place shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday.

05/22/2014

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Car Plunges Into Former Cesspool In Rockville Centre

Footage from the scene shows the car fell in up to its rear wheels.

02/21/2014

Large Sinkhole Appears In Resort Villa In Florida

New Jersey Man Watches As Sinkhole Wrecks Building At Florida Resort

A New Jersey man Monday night recalled the terrifying experience of watching a building partially collapse into a sinkhole in a resort near Orlando, Fla.

08/12/2013

Hole under home in Ortley Beach, NJ March 4, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Expert: Despite Erosion, Deadly Sinkholes Unlikely Along Jersey Shore

The storm surge that decimated much of the Jersey Shore created about 60 holes in Ortley Beach. The holes were formed when water got under the sand beneath the homes.

03/04/2013

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