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David Wildstein, former Port Authority appointee of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, leaves the Federal Court on May 01, 2015 in Newark. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Former Port Authority Director Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges In Bridgegate Scandal

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein made the admissions in a federal court hearing Friday.

05/01/2015

Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal enters an Airbnb rental. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Assemblywoman Goes Undercover, Finds Industry Of Illegal Airbnb Rentals

Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal, D-Manhattan, went undercover to see exactly how it’s happening.

04/30/2015

A mother duck and her ducklings have taken up residence at a fountain outside a Manhattan apartment building (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Adorable Ducklings Take Up Residence At Manhattan Apartment Building Fountain

Animal Care and Control and wildlife agencies are keeping an eye on the ducklings.

04/28/2015

A "zombie property" in Mount Vernon, N.Y. (credit: Mount Vernon City Councilman Rich Thomas)

NY Lawmakers Want Banks Held Accountable For ‘Zombie Properties’

Officials are warning the foreclosure crisis in the boroughs isn’t over and are taking aim at so-called “zombie properties.”

04/27/2015

Parks enforcement patrol officers catch a group of teens trespassing on the New York State Pavilion Astro-Towers at Flushing-Meadows Corona Park. (Credit: New York City Parks Advocates)

Advocates Call For Action After Teens Scale Queens World’s Fair Astro-Towers Again

Once again, four teenagers have found their way to the top of the long-shuttered and decaying Astro-Towers at the old New York State Pavilion at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

04/16/2015

Jose Marti Park in Union City. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010WINS)

Obama Announces Plan To Remove Cuba From List Of State Sponsors Of Terrorism

President Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries.

04/14/2015

Liana Barrientos (Credit: Facebook)

CBS2 Exclusive Video: Alleged Serial Bride Of 10 Husbands Arrested Just After Leaving Court

Never a bridesmaid, always a bride. The Bronx DA charged 39-year-old Liana Barrientos claiming that she was married 10 times since 1999 without divorcing some of her previous husbands.

04/10/2015

Taxi and Limousine Commission investigators conducted a sting targeting illegal cabs at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Thursday, April 9. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Undercover With TLC On Sting Targeting Illegal Taxis At Airports

The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission is cracking down on illegal taxis at the airports – with cabbies that are allegedly ripping off unsuspecting tourists and that sometimes are not even licensed.

04/09/2015

Keyshawn Brown (Photo: NYPD)

Teen Charged In Connection With Metal On Tracks Subway ‘C’ Train Incident

The NYPD apprehended a teenage suspect Tuesday afternoon in connection to a scary incident that stopped a subway train last week.

04/07/2015

The Pearl River Mart has announced plans to close its SoHo store due to a rent hike. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS via Twitter)

Famed ‘Pearl River Mart’ To Close Doors, Go Online In Face Of Looming Rent Hike

The famous ‘Pearl River Mart’ an affordable home goods store is shutting down its three level SoHo store in the face of a five-fold rent hike.

04/07/2015

The Periscope app lets anyone become a live broadcaster via a Twitter feed. (Credit: CBS2)

Periscope App Lets Anyone Broadcast Live, But Experts Say Abuse Is A Threat

The new Periscope app lets anyone be a live broadcaster to the world using a Twitter feed to stream live video.

04/03/2015

Thieves took safe deposit boxes from the vault at this Santander Bank branch in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Safe Deposit Boxes Stolen From Vault At Bensonhurst Bank

In a most unusual theft in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, someone broke into a bank in the middle of the night and stole safe deposit boxes from inside a vault.

04/02/2015

A recent dispute inside the Mahwah town council between members and the mayor got heated. (Photo: CBS2)

Sparks Fly As Mahwah, N.J. Council Members Battle Over Termination Of Town Employee

There were fireworks last week at a town council meeting in New Jersey over the firing of a longtime town employee. He was eventually reinstated, after an angry obscenity-filled rant from one of the council members.

03/27/2015

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AAA Report: Yonkers Failing To Provide Adequate Info About City’s Red Light Cameras

A report from AAA claims Yonkers is not adequately explaining why and how the cameras are helping while it collects millions in fines.

03/27/2015

Photo illustration by Mary Turner/Getty Images

Cyberbullying Expert: Don’t Engage Harassers, Report Them For Consequences

Actress Ashley Judd this week became the latest celebrity to fight back against cyberbullies who have threatened her with what has been summed up in hashtag form as #OnlineGenderViolence.”

03/20/2015

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