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Mayor Bill de Blasio unveils municipal identification card. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NYC Launches Municipal Identification Card

The card, dubbed IDNYC, is aimed at those who do not currently have an ID. They include the elderly, homeless and an estimated 500,000 immigrants in the city who live in the U.S. without legal documentation.

01/12/2015

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Yonkers Apartment Complex Residents Forced Out Of Homes Due To Lack Of Heat

What if your home was barely warmer than the outdoors? As CBS2’s Sonia Rincon reported, that’s the grim reality for a number of people in the Yonkers Apartments in Yonkers, New York.

01/08/2015

Chief of Detectives Bob Boyce says they got 29 tips on wanted poster, 10 ID'd Jason Polanco at news conference Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2014. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Police: 2 Arrested In Bronx Shooting Of 2 NYPD Officers

A massive manhunt had been under way for the suspects since Monday night’s shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. on Tiebout Avenue.

01/06/2015

In Jersey City, elected officials denounce govenors' recommendation to cut overnight PATH Train service (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Elected Officials Express Outrage Over Proposed Overnight PATH Service Cuts

Local, state and federal lawmakers want to send a message: don’t reduce rail service between New York City and northern New Jersey.

01/05/2015

Students use computers in a classroom. (credit: CBS2)

N.Y. State Board Of Regents Calls For Stronger Teacher Evaluation Standards

The New York State Board of Regents has released new plans for evaluating teachers, in a look beyond 2015 to improve children’s education.

01/01/2015

Cast members of Broadway's "Aladdin" attend the Times Square Prepares For 2015 confetti test on Dec. 29, 2014. (credit: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

‘Aladdin’ Cast Tests New Year’s Eve Confetti In Times Square

Visitors in Times Square got a sneak peek Monday of this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration.

12/29/2014

Funeral Held For One Of Two NYPD Officers Murdered In Brooklyn

Thousands Attend Funeral For Fallen Officer Rafael Ramos

Ramos and NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu were killed as they sat in their patrol car on a Brooklyn street last Saturday.

12/27/2014

Well wishers stop by the makeshift memorial to officers Wenjian Liu, Rafael Ramos on Dec. 25, 2014. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Family Of Slain Officer Ramos Thanks NYPD At Memorial Site

Officer Ramos’ uncle thanked the officers one-by-one and more than a dozen other family members carried roses to the memorial site; lighting candles and shedding tears.

12/25/2014

Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (Credit: CBS2)

Former Mayor Giuliani Says De Blasio Not Responsible For Officer Deaths

Giuliani spoke out in defense of de Blasio, but also criticized him for not being tough enough on protesters during recent demonstrations over the grand jury decision in the Eric Garner case.

12/21/2014

Demonstrators gather in support of the NYPD on Friday, Dec. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Dueling Protests For, Against NYPD Face Off Outside City Hall

Demonstrators gathered at City Hall in support of the NYPD Friday evening, but they were met right away with a rival demonstration by critics of police policies.

12/19/2014

Two lieutenants were attacked during a protest on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, Dec. 13. (Credit: Chris Nooney; CBS2)

Suspect Charged In Brooklyn Bridge Attack On NYPD Lieutenants

Police have been looking for a group of suspects, four men and three women, caught on camera struggling with the two lieutenants during a clash between police and protesters on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday.

12/18/2014

Cherry Lee Young, an aide at a Bronx nursing home has been accused of fatally striking a resident. (Credit: CBS2)

Bronx Nursing Home Aide Charged In Death Of 77-Year-Old Patient

Cherrylee Young has been charged with criminally negligent homicide, felony assault and endangering the welfare of an adult.

12/15/2014

A car slammed into a Forever 21 store in Herald Square on Wednesday, Dec. 10. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Sources: Driver In Herald Square Crash Was Drunk, Had Crack Pipes In Car

A driver is facing seven serious charges, including DWI and criminal possession of a controlled substance, after her car jumped a curb in Herald Square Wednesday night, injuring six people.

12/11/2014

Opponents of carriage horses in New York City rally on the steps of City Hall on Dec. 8, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Dueling Rallies Held As City Council Considers Ban On Horse-Drawn Carriages

The New York City Council is considering bill Monday that would ban horse-drawn carriage rides in the city. Supporters and opponents, meanwhile, were staging rallies on the steps of City Hall.

12/08/2014

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Protesters Crowd Stores, Shut Down FDR Drive Again Over Grand Jury Decision In Eric Garner Case

Demonstrators are expected to gather in Union Square Friday afternoon, a day after an estimated 10,000 people marched across New York City on Thursday.

12/05/2014

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