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reBar, a bar, restaurant and wedding venue in DUMBO, Brooklyn, suddenly closed Friday, May 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

ReBar Victims Work To Rebound Following Sudden Closure

More than 200 couples were left scrambling after the owner of Brooklyn wedding venue reBar unexpectedly closed up shop and disappeared with their deposits.

05/16/2014

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Victims Urge N.Y. State Lawmakers To Strengthen Penalties For Sex Trafficking

Sex trafficking victims gathered in Albany Tuesday, sharing their stories and urging New York state lawmakers to pass stronger criminal penalties for forcing someone into sexual servitude.

05/13/2014

Remnants of the Twin Towers at the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

Report: Plan In Place To Move Unidentified Victims’ Remains To 9/11 Museum

The 9/11 Museum is preparing to receive the remains of unidentified victims of the attack on the World Trade Center, according to a published report.

03/23/2014

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New York Honors Pearl Harbor Victims, Survivors

The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum was set to mark the 72nd anniversary of the attack at Pearl Harbor with a special ceremony Saturday.

12/07/2013

Staten Island After Sandy

Sandy Victims Frustrated By NYC Rebuilding Program

Some victims of Superstorm Sandy were wondering when they would be able to go home at this time a year ago, and many were still waiting a year later.

11/30/2013

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High Winds Blow Over Sandy Victim’s Freeport Home

It was whole new nightmare for a Freeport family that was trying to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy.

11/02/2013

Possible suspects in a Columbia University robbery were caught on surveillance cameras on Monday. (Credit CBS 2)

Suspects Made Off With Cash, Cell Phone In Violent Robbery Near Columbia

Surveillance cameras captured two possible suspects entering the building at West 111th Street near Broadway on Monday night.

10/30/2013

Brooklyn Robbery Suspect

Robber Wanted In String Of Broad Daylight Robberies In Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were searching for a robber who is wanted in 14 broad daylight robberies in Brooklyn – many of them targeting victims 65 or older.

08/04/2013

Mickey Mantle (credit: CBS 2)

1960 Mickey Mantle Contract To Be Auctioned Off To Help Sandy Victims

Danny Mantle, the son of late Yankees legend Mickey Mantle, is putting his father’s 1960 contract on the auction block to benefit victims of Superstorm Sandy.

04/29/2013

Fairview Police Chief Frank Del Vecchio

Fairview, N.J. Police Chief To Run 106 Miles For Sandy Victims

Fairview, N.J., police Chief Frank Del Vecchio is used to fighting crime on the streets, but he has now decided to take to the streets and run to help those still recovering from Superstorm Sandy.

04/10/2013

An American flag flies in front of the ruins of a home in Mantoloking, N.J. destroyed by Superstorm Sandy - Nov. 21, 2012 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Workshops Help Sandy Victims In New Jersey Cut Through Insurance Red Tape

Help for Superstorm Sandy victims looking to cut through insurance red tape stopped by a traveling forum in Manasquan, N.J. this week.

03/23/2013

Mendham Borough Welcome Sign (file / credit: Borough of Mendham)

Monument Dedicated To Sexual Abuse Victims Vandalized Again

Police in the Morris County, N.J., borough of Mendham said they likely have some solid leads on whoever damaged a church monument dedicated to child sexual abuse victims.

03/09/2013

CBS 2 "Holiday Hero" Cat Guarnieri of Staten Island. (Photo: CBS 2)

Staten Island’s Cat Guarnieri A ‘Holiday Hero’ For Providing Food, Clothes For Sandy Victims

Cat Guarnieri has been feeding victims of Hurricane Sandy since the storm hit. Nearly two months later, she and a group of volunteers called “The Yellow Team,” are supplying more than 3,000 hot meals every day.

12/20/2012

We Are Team Jersey

Holiday Heroes Go All Out For Sandy Victims In New Jersey

Some helping hands in New Jersey have offered hope for a better new year following Superstorm Sandy.

12/18/2012

Flowers and balloons are viewed in front of the Sandy Hook School December 16, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Connecticut Infoline Open For Those In Need And Those Who Want To Help

Connecticut State Police are asking anyone who wishes to assist the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre and their families to contact the state’s 211 Infoline.

12/17/2012

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