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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.

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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

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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

Adrienne Ford won the Golden Gloves championship at the Barclays Center on Thursday, April 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Midtown Mom Takes Up Boxing, Wins Golden Gloves Championship

Adrienne Ford’s accidental discovery of boxing turned into an addiction, which led her winning in a New York Golden Gloves championship at the Barclays Center.

04/02/2015

Kyle Vetrano and supporters at a rally on Long Island. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Student’s Bathroom Joke Prompts First Amendment Fight

A Long Island teen claims his First Amendment rights were violated after he was punished by school administrators for a line he ad-libbed during the school’s variety show.

04/02/2015

The man in the window, who is confirmed to be an NYPD detective, berated an Uber driver seen from the back. (Credit: via YouTube)

Bratton: NYPD Detective Placed On Modified Duty After ‘Unacceptable’ Tirade At Uber Driver

A Civil Complaint Review Board is expected to hear from an Uber driver Wednesday after video surfaced of a NYPD detective berating him.

04/01/2015

This Upper West Side gingko tree was stripped of its bark and will not survive. (Credit: CBS2)

Neighbors Say Upper West Side Tree Was ‘Murdered;’ Police Investigate

People on the Upper West Side wanted justice Tuesday, after a towering fixture in the neighborhood was deliberately damaged.

03/31/2015

Queens residents say they spotted a coyote roaming along a rooftop in Long Island City. (Credit: CBS2)

Queens Residents Spot Apparent Coyote On Roof Of Long Island City Bar

People in Queens did a double take on Monday, when a coyote was spotted roaming along the roof of a bar.

03/30/2015

Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot at the helm of a Germanwings plane that crashed in the French alps. (credit: Image via Facebook)

Investigators Find Doctors’ Notes Inside Apartment Of Accused Germanwings Co-Pilot

A hospital confirms 28-year-old Andreas Lubitz visited as recently as March 10, but won’t say for what.

03/27/2015

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CBS2 Exclusive: Con Ed Says No Leak At East Village Building During Inspection Before Blast

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said the evidence pointed to a gas explosion in the blast that destroyed several buildings in the East Village – even though there were no reports of odors or leaks.

03/27/2015

A building burns after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

19 Injured In Apparent Gas Explosion, Collapse At East Village Buildings

A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

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