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Heavy Turbulence Sends United Plane Back To Newark Airport (CBS 2)

Heavy Turbulence Sends Flight Back To Newark Airport; 5 Flight Attendants Injured

Five flight attendants were injured Thursday when a flight headed for Beijing had to return to Newark Liberty International Airport due to heavy turbulence.

01/16/2014

Barge Goes Aground In Atlantic Beach (credit: U.S. Coast Guard)

125-Foot Deck Barge Ends Up On Long Island Beach After Tugboat Sinks

A 125-foot deck barge washed ashore in Nassau County after the tugboat towing it off Atlantic Beach lost control in a large swell and sank, the Coast Guard said.

01/14/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal carjacking at The Mall at Short Hills on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

911 Call Shows Wife’s Anguish In Short Hills Mall Shooting

As her husband lay dying a gunshot wound to the head, Jamie Friedland made a frantic 911, pleading for help.

01/13/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train Stalled

Passengers Stranded After Live Wires Come Down On NJ TRANSIT Train

An NJ TRANSIT train was stranded with no power or operational heat for nearly two hours Tuesday, after live power wires came down on the train and caused delays of up to 45 minutes on several lines.

01/07/2014

Firefighters at the scene of a transformer fire on 51st & 6th Avenue on Jan. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Midtown Building Partially Evacuated Due To Transformer Fire

Officials are evacuating some floors of 140 West 51st Street due to concerned over high levels of carbon monoxide in the smoke.

01/06/2014

A U.S. Postal Service worker drove into flooding from the Shrewsbury River. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Postal Worker Rescued From Ice Water During High Tide Near Shrewsbury River

Crews worked quickly to rescue the postal worker, who got stuck in four feet of ice water on Shrewsbury Drive in Monmouth Beach.

01/03/2014

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Some Target Gift Cards Weren’t Properly Activated

The nation’s second-largest discount retailer said Tuesday that an unidentified number of gift cards sold over the holidays were not properly activated.

12/31/2013

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Christmas Shipping Surge Snarls UPS And FedEx Deliveries

The problems are being blamed on overloaded systems and weather troubles in some parts of the country.

12/25/2013

Macy's Special Santa

Special African-American Santa Holds Court At Macy’s

Crowds in the know have been drawn to Macy’s to see the “special Santa,” an African-American Santa Claus tucked away in Santaland at the Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square.

12/23/2013

Members of the Wyckoff, N.J. YMCA were on alert after a series of car break-ins at gyms in northern New Jersey and on Long Island. (Credit CBS 2)

Police: Thieves Targeting Cars In Gym Parking Lots Around New Jersey, Long Island

Purses and other valuables left out in plain sight have made women easy targets for crooks looking to make a quick score at fitness facilities.

12/20/2013

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Secret Service Investigating Data Breach At Target Stores

The Secret Service says it is investigating a credit- and debit-card data theft at Target stores.

12/18/2013

Gowanus Expressway Accident

At Least 30 Vehicles Involved In Gowanus Expressway Crash

A pileup involving at least 30 vehicles snagged the Gowanus Expressway in southern Brooklyn Tuesday evening, leaving at least eight people with minor injuries, authorities said.

12/17/2013

A flooded street freezes over in Far Rockaway, Queens (credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Flooded Streets Turning To Ice In Far Rockaway

In Far Rockaway, Queens, water has been collecting in the streets for months.

12/16/2013

File Footage - SantaCon (Credit: CBS 2)

Not All New Yorkers Are Feeling Merry As SantaCon Approaches

An annual bar crawl known as SantaCon that features people dressed as Santa Claus drinking their way through the city has been blamed for stopping traffic, clogging streets, and wreaking havoc around Manhattan.

12/12/2013

Are the holiday decorations outside of your home sending a welcoming message to burglars? (Credit CBS 2)

For Tri-State Area Burglars, The Holidays Are The Season For Stealing

For most people the holidays are the season of giving, but for burglars it is the season for taking.

12/02/2013

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