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Drivers Steamed As Bone Chilling Temperatures Leave Roads Pocked With Potholes

Bone chilling weather has contributed to a problem that has New York drivers steaming mad.

01/28/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio Urges State Legislature To Approve City Tax Hike To Fund Pre-K Plan

An interagency report released Monday says the program would reach 54,000 children who need it by September. By the 2015-16 school year, it would be available to all 73,000 eligible children.

01/27/2014

Open Window Burglaries

Hot Apartments Lead To Open Windows, Attracting Burglars

Despite the brutal cold outside this week, some New York City apartments are hot enough that residents have decided to open the windows.

01/23/2014

A crew member works to remove snow from MetLife Stadium on Jan. 22, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Officials Ready For Possibility Of Snow, Extreme Cold At Super Bowl

The snowstorm Tuesday dumped more than a foot of accumulation in East Rutherford, N.J. – the site of Super Bowl XLVIII.

01/22/2014

Winter weather creates slick conditions on roads in Bergen County, N.J. (Credit CBS 2)

Blanket Of White Covers New Jersey, Makes Driving Conditions Treacherous

The snow came early and started sticking sooner than many drivers in Bergen County expected.

01/21/2014

Queens Apartment Explosion

Bug Bomb Blamed For Queens Explosion That Leaves Man Injured

A Queens man was recovering Monday from a major scare, from a wall that collapsed on him following an explosion in the apartment next door.

01/20/2014

David Perecman speaks at a news conference on Jan. 17, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Avonte Oquendo’s Family Waiting To Learn Identity Of Remains Found In Queens

The attorney for the family of a missing autistic boy says clothing that was found with human remains in Queens are similar to those the teen was wearing when he disappeared.

01/17/2014

The field at MetLife Stadium is covered Jan. 15, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Protection Package: 4,000 Security Officers To Work Super Bowl XLVIII

Police officials say security for the Super Bowl will include about 4,000 government and private officers assigned to MetLife Stadium on game day.

01/15/2014

MetLife Stadium preps for Super Bowl XLVIII as seen from Chopper 880 on Jan. 8, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Better Business Bureau: Beware Of Super Bowl Scams All Over The Place

When it comes to purchasing Super Bowl tickets, the Better Business Bureau is urging that the buyer beware. A serious scam is out there threatening to hit those looking to go to the big game in East Rutherford, N.J., next month.

01/14/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich on January 9, 2014 in Fort Lee. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Special Committee To Investigate George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

Prominent Republicans leapt to Gov. Chris Christie’s defense while Democrats say it’s difficult to believe he knew nothing about a plan by a top aide to close lanes at a the George Washington Bridge.

01/13/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks about his knowledge of a traffic study that snarled traffic at the George Washington Bridge during a news conference on Jan. 9, 2014 at the Statehouse in Trenton. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Documents Show Port Authority Chief ‘Appalled’ By Move To Close Some GWB Approach Lanes

A New Jersey State Assembly panel released hundreds of pages of internal documents Friday afternoon as federal prosecutors and others examine the case.

01/10/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds press conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Stunned By ‘Abject Stupidity,’ Fires Aide For GWB Traffic Jams

Deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly’s employment was terminated Thursday morning effective immediately, Gov. Chris Christie said.

01/09/2014

Accused Social Security scammers Richard Cosentino, Glen Lieberman (credit: handouts/image pixelated by CBS New York)

Dozens Of Former NYC Police Officers, Firefighters Charged In Massive Disability Scam

More than 100 former New York City workers, including scores of retired police officers, firefighters and prison guards, have been charged with faking psychiatric problems in order to get federal Social Security disability benefits, prosecutors said.

01/07/2014

Westchester residents got an early start on snow removal on Friday morning. (Credit CBS 2)

Westchester Residents Brave Bone-Chilling Temperature To Clean Up Snowy Mess

Most stores did manage to open even as potential customers struggled to clear their driveways so they could head out.

01/03/2014

People walk through the snow during a winter storm in lower Manhattan on Jan. 2, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Fierce Winter Storm Hits Tri-State Area

A winter storm began bearing down on parts of the Tri-State area Thursday morning, promising heavy snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures

01/02/2014

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