Weijia Jiang

Heavy Memorial Day traffic moves southbound along I-95 May 22, 2015. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Millions Hit The Road For Memorial Day Weekend

Tens of millions of drivers will be behind the wheel this Memorial Day weekend.

05/22/2015

Elvin Diaz (credit: Handout)

Prosecutor: Man Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In Hackensack

A Hackensack man has died after being shot by police Thursday, authorities said.

05/21/2015

NYPD helicopters can capture the facial features of a perpetrator from 2,000 feet in the air. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: On Chopper Patrol With A New Addition To The NYPD’s Crime Fighting Arsenal

At one time it may have been easy to hide in New York, a city of pancaked buildings, winding alleys, and countless nooks and crannies, but not anymore.

05/18/2015

CBS2's Weijia Jiang wakes up Francisco Palcios, who was seen sleeping in the subway on Friday, May 15. Experts warn that sleeping in the subway can make commuters a target for thefts. (Credit: CBS2)

Sleeping In Subway Can Make You A Target, Experts Warn

Tired commuters often doze off on the subway, and experts warn that they could be a target for thieves.

05/15/2015

A young man trespasses in a subway construction zone at Ninth Avenue. (Credit: DJHammers, via YouTube)

Authorities: Group Of Teen Subway Vandals Could Pose Serious Threat To Straphanger Safety

A rogue group of subway vandals calling them the ‘Subway Conquestors’ is allegedly on a mission to attack the rail system.

05/11/2015

Brigitta Wareham says she got the boot from the City of New York four times -- by mistake. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Woman Says She Got The Boot 4 Times By Mistake

New York City boots cars when owners owe $350 or more in unpaid parking tickets. But Brigitta Wareham owes nothing.

05/05/2015

Sanitation police say these items were illegally picked up from a city curb. (Credit: CBS2)

Sanitation Police Hit Roads On Prowl For Sidewalk Scavengers

Unwanted items are often left on New York City sidewalks for garbage pickup, but turning someone else’s trash into your treasure could land you in trouble with the law.

05/01/2015

Union Square protest for Black Lives Matter movement

Protesters Shut Down Roads In Solidarity March With Baltimore; Over 100 Arrested

A group that supports the protesters in Baltimore gathered in Union Square Wednesday and shut down the outbound Holland Tunnel and several other city streets as they marched.

04/29/2015

A man throws a wood board at police on April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Violent street clashes erupted in Baltimore after friends and family gathered for the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man whose death in custody triggered a fresh wave of protests over US police tactics.  Police said at least seven officers were injured -- one of them was unresponsive -- as youths hurled bricks and bottles and destroyed at least one police vehicle in the vicinity of the shopping mall not far from the church where the funeral took place.  (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Violent Riots Break Out In Baltimore After Funeral For Man Who Died In Police Custody

A violent showdown erupted late Monday afternoon in Baltimore, following the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray in police custody.

04/27/2015

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Police: Suspect Turned In By Classmates In Attempted Rape Of 15-Year-Old In The Bronx

Fellow students at the Eagle Academy High School in the Bronx turned in a teenage suspect Wednesday, in connection with the attempted rape of a 15-year-old girl.

04/23/2015

Experts say hackers could be using baby monitors to remotely invade your home. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Cyber Spies Could Target Your Child Through A Baby Monitor

Baby monitors are supposed to be your eyes and ears when you aren’t in the same room as your child, but hackers could use them to look into your life.

04/21/2015

Picatinny Arsenal (Military 1 Source)

All Clear Given At Picatinny Arsenal After Suspicious Vehicle Prompts Evacuation

An all clear was given at Picatinny Arsenal in northern New Jersey Friday, hours after after a suspicious truck and driver prompted a security scare.

04/17/2015

E-Cigarettes Become Increasingly Popular Amongst Smokers

Seen At 11: Teens Take E-Cigarette Use To Dangerous New Level

A secret danger posed by electronic cigarettes involves misusing the smokes to get a fast high.

04/16/2015

Demonstrators stage die-in on sidewalk in front of a McDonald's at Amsterdam and 71st. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Fast Food Workers Rally For Higher Wages In NYC

Fast food workers are rallying this morning for a $15 hourly wage in what they’re calling their largest mobilization.

04/15/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the rape of a woman in a Flatiron District bar. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Raped Woman In Flatiron Bar Restroom Stall, Police Say

Police on Monday were searching for a man who allegedly raped a 23-year-old woman in the restroom at a bar in the Flatiron District this past weekend.

04/13/2015

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