Staten Island

Police say the driver of a sport utility vehicle was killed after colliding with a city bus on Staten Island on May 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Driver Killed After Striking City Bus On Staten Island

It happened around 4 a.m. Tuesday at Victory Boulevard and Signs Road in the Bulls Head section of the borough.

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The 5 Best Beaches In New York City

New York City has 14 miles of beaches, from beauties in the Bronx to the historical sands of Brooklyn to surfing in Queens.

05/22/2015

US Conference of Mayors (USCM) Cities of Opportunity Task Force chairman New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during an event to urge Congress to enact a long-term renewal of the federal transportation law on the East Front of the US Capitol on May 13, 2015 in Washington. (credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Staten Island Man Quarrels With de Blasio, Says Speed Cameras Are For Revenue

A resident quarreled with Mayor Bill de Blasio after an event on Staten Island Thursday, accusing the mayor of mounting speed cameras to bring in revenue.

05/21/2015

A Staten Island woman claims a cable worker attacked her in her home. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Staten Island Woman Claims She Was Shoved By Cable Guy

A cable television technician allegedly harassed a Staten Island woman inside her home while he was making a service call.

05/21/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio helps lay asphalt in an effot to repave roads after a harsh winter (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City To Spend $242M More To Repave Roads In All 5 Boroughs After Harsh Winter

Mayor Bill de Blasio donned a hard hat and helped lay asphalt on a stretch of Tysens Lane in New Dorp.

05/21/2015

A teen girl was arrested for allegedly making fake bomb threats at three different schools in Staten Island (Credit: CBS2)

Teen Arrested For Allegedly Making Bogus Bomb Threats At NYC Schools

The 15-year-old is accused of making bogus bomb threats at several Staten Island schools.

05/20/2015

A transformer erupted in flames at St. John's University on Staten Island on Saturday, May 16. (Credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

Transformer Explodes Outside Library At St. John’s Staten Island Campus

Con Edison said lightning may be to blame for a transformer explosion and fire that broke out in the Staten Island campus of St. John’s University.

05/16/2015

Police on the scene of a deadly stabbing in West Brighton, Staten Island. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

1 Dead, 2 Injured In Staten Island Stabbing Incident; Suspect Charged

A dispute turned violent overnight, claiming the life of teenager and leaving two others injured on Staten Island.

05/12/2015

Pat Schmidt and Edward Schmidt

Police Investigating After Staten Island Couple Shot On Steps Of Home

A couple is recovering at a hospital after being shot while standing outside of their Staten Island home.

05/04/2015

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Best Places For Viewing Spring Flowers In NYC

We all know the cliché: April showers bring May flowers. But where to find said blooms?

04/29/2015

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13 Kittens Abandoned On Staten Island Roadside Available For Adoption

Thirteen kittens abandoned inside a cardboard box on a Staten Island roadside are doing fine and looking to find homes.

04/23/2015

For the first time in over 100 years bald eagles have made themselves at home in New York City. (Credit: Larry Pugliares).

Bald Eagles Take Up Residence, Lay Eggs In The City For First Time In Over A Century

Our national bird has decided to put its roots down in the city for the first time in at least a century.

04/17/2015

New York City Councilman Vincent Gentile. (Credit: City Council)

Candidates Square Off In Debate On Staten Island With Grimm’s Congressional Seat Up For Grabs

Candidates running for Michael Grimm’s vacated congressional seat debated in Staten Island on Tuesday night.

04/14/2015

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Ramsey Orta, Man Who Took Eric Garner Video, Released On Bail In Unrelated Case

Ramsey Orta, the man who took the video of Eric Garner in a confrontation with police officers on Staten Island last summer, was released on bail Friday months after being accused of unrelated charges.

04/10/2015

Josiah Morton, 4, was hit in the head with a brick on Staten Island. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Furious After Boy, 4, Is Hit By Thrown Brick On Staten Island

A man was facing charges Tuesday night for allegedly throwing a brick into a crowd and hitting a 4-year-old boy on Staten Island.

04/07/2015

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