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Christine Barnor was booted in New York City five times in the past year by mistake. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ Woman Says City Has Mistakenly Booted Car Five Times In The Past Year

A woman claims her sport-utility vehicle has been booted five times in the past year — and each time, it was done by mistake.

06/17/2015

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray says former Spokane NAACP chief Rachel Dolezal lied about her race. (Credit: CBS2)

Ex-NAACP Leader Rachel Dolezal ‘Lied’ About Race, First Lady McCray Says

The woman who resigned as head of a local NAACP branch after her parents said she was white was in New York Tuesday to tell her side of the story.

06/16/2015

Philip Seidle is arrested after allegedly shooting and killing his ex-wife and holding police in a standoff. (Credit: Asbury Park Press)

Prosecutors: Neptune Township Cop Allegedly Killed Ex-Wife, Held Police In Standoff

Prosecutors on Tuesday claimed an off-duty Neptune Township, New Jersey police officer shot and killed his wife, and then began a standoff with police as he allegedly turned the gun on himself.

06/16/2015

Departing Plane (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Airlines Push Back Against Comparison-Shopping Travel Websites

Before booking a flight, many travelers shop around online to find the best deal. However, airlines don’t necessarily want consumers cashing in on sky-high savings.

06/16/2015

A worker was swept away by the Passaic River in Passaic, New Jersey on Monday, June 15. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Worker Missing After Being Swept Away In Passaic River

A search was under way Monday for a worker who was swept away in the Passaic River in New Jersey.

06/15/2015

Some have accused Spokane, Washington NAACP President Rachel Dolezal of misrepresenting herself as black. (Credit: CBS2)

NYU Professor On Spokane NAACP Controversy: Some People Can Be Trans-Racial

The president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the NAACP is being accused of falsely portraying herself as a black woman, but an NYU professor said some people can, in fact, identify with a race other than their own.

06/12/2015

Social experimenter Joey Salads created a video to demonstrate how easy it is to drop the date rape drug. (Credit: Joey Salads, via YouTube)

Viral Video Warns How Easily Predators Can Drop Date Rape Drugs

A new video issues a scary warning for women going out to bars, showing just how easily men can put a date rape drug in their drinks – no matter what precautions they take.

06/11/2015

Maya Leggat graduates from CUNY Hunter College with the officers who saved her when she was pushed in front of a Metro-North train. (Credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

MTA Officers Attend Hunter College Commencement For Woman They Saved

Two Metropolitan Transportation Authority police officers on Wednesday attended the college commencement ceremony for a woman they saved after she was pushed onto the Metro-North Railroad tracks.

05/27/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect running from the scene of one of several burglaries in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

CBS2 Exclusive: Brooklyn Family Recalls Frightening Encounter With Burglar

The memory of a man breaking into her family’s home was enough to bring Jasmin Ceballos to tears.

05/26/2015

Surveillance images of car and thief suspected of striking twice (credit: CBS2)

Surveillance Video Purportedly Shows Same Thief Stealing Same Car Twice

Surveillance video purportedly shows a Bronx teenager stealing a Lexus and then trying to take it a second time.

05/25/2015

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

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