Tracee Carrasco

ribbons tied to fence in Glendale, Queens as tribute to two slain NYPD officers (Credit: CBS2)

Glendale Community Pays Tribute To Fallen Officers Ramos, Liu

A sea of blue ribbons have washed over Glendale, Queens, tied to every pole for block and blocks along Myrtle Avenue, leading the way to Christ Tabernacle Church where wake and funeral services will be held for Officer Rafael Ramos.

12/25/2014

Police stand guard at a station house in Brooklyn on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Boosts Security At 2 Brooklyn Precincts After Threats

Security at two stationhouses in Brooklyn has been stepped up as police investigate threats against them in the wake of the deadly shootings of two officers last weekend.

12/24/2014

Authorities respond to a medical scare on the Upper West Side on Dec. 23, 2014. (credit: Brett Larson)

Person Who Recently Traveled To West Africa Tests Negative For Ebola

The New York City Health Department issued a statement saying the patient will be tested for Ebola.

12/23/2014

Alisha Jordan (left) in court for the sentencing of Kevin Bynum, who admitted to attacking her in 2012. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Irish Tourist Tearfully Confronts Man Who Attacked Her

A woman went through an emotional confrontation in court in the Bronx Friday, as she came face-to-face with the man who attacked her.

12/19/2014

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West Harlem Residents Are Fed Up With ‘Aggressive’ Raccoons Terrorizing Neighborhood

West Harlem residents say a posse of raccoons has taken over their neighborhoods and in some cases even broken into their homes.

12/18/2014

Hackers have now used a 9/11-style threat in an effort to punish Sony for the movie 'The Interview.' (Credit: CBS2)

Sony Calls Off Release Of ‘The Interview’ After Threat; Has No Other Plans For Film

The hacker group calling themselves Guardians of Peace threatened moviegoers Tuesday and theaters showing the movie with violence reminiscent of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

12/17/2014

Celebration held at Beth El Synagogue in New Rochelle ahead of the first night of Chanukah (Credit: CBS2)

Tri-State Area Families Mark Beginning Of Chanukah Festivities

Chanukah began at sundown and celebrations continue through Dec. 24.

12/16/2014

The group 'Pay Away the Layaway' pays off layaway balances at K-Mart and other retailers in time for Christmas. (Credit: CBS2)

Group Pays Off Families’ Layaway Balances In Time For Christmas

A group has made its mission to spread Christmas kindness this holiday season, and the group is doing it one layaway at a time.

12/15/2014

Police in New Jersey are looking for a man who they say has stolen breast pumps from multiple Burlington Coat Factory locations. (Credit: CBS2)

Search Is On For Repeat Breast Pump Thief In New Jersey

Police say a man seen in surveillance footage looks like a shopper, but is actually a breast pump bandit.

12/10/2014

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, tour one of the reflecting pools at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum on Dec. 9, 2014, in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Prince William, Kate Middleton Visit Sept. 11 Memorial, Met Museum

The couple crossed the memorial plaza in pouring rain and wind, William holding an umbrella.

12/09/2014

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (C) and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (2nd L) pose with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (2nd R), Global Ambassador Dikembe Mutombo (L) and Sr. Vice President, Community & Player Programs Kathleen Behrens (R) as they attend the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Brooklyn Nets game at Barclays Center on December 8, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Prince William, Kate Middleton Enthrall Crowds At Nets Game

The Duchess of Cambridge shook hands with New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray before both entered the Northside Center for Child Development in Harlem.

12/08/2014

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Police Searching For Suspects In West Nyack Black Friday Beatings

Police are searching for the violent suspects accused of beating up Black Friday shoppers at a popular mall.

12/04/2014

Eileen Joyce

Seniors Seeing Student Loan Payments Taken Out Of Social Security Checks

Millions of Americans are having difficulty paying off their student loans, and some senior citizens are finding out what happens if they default on those loans.

12/04/2014

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 03:  General view of the atmosphere at the 82nd annual Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center on December 3, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Tens Of Thousands Attend Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting In Spite Of Protests

A holiday tradition continued on Wednesday night, in Midtown with the lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.

12/03/2014

Protesters on the West Side Highway after the decision not to indict in the Eric Garner case. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters Swarm West Side Highway, Try To Disrupt Tree Lighting After Garner Decision

Some protesters said they planned to disrupt the Rockefeller Center tree lighting — following a decision by a grand jury not to indict an NYPD officer involved in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.

12/03/2014

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