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Instructor Charles Vacca is seen giving a lesson on using Uzi to a 9-year-old girl at an Arizona gun range on August 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Officials: 9-Year-Old N.J. Girl Accidentally Kills Ariz. Gun Instructor With Uzi

A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said.

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Yaroslav Kolchin climbed the Brooklyn Bridge on Aug. 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Russian Tourist In Court After Climbing Brooklyn Bridge

Yaroslav Kolchin, a 24-year-old Russian tourist visiting the city from Moscow, is charged with reckless endangerment, criminal trespass and other charges.

08/25/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: DJ And Roger

DJ and Roger are looking for forever homes.

08/24/2014

Parents wait in line to enroll their children in school in Newark on Aug. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Parents, Mayor Outraged Over ‘Horrible’ Newark School Enrollment Program

Mayor Ras Baraka said it is “outrageous that hundreds of Newark families are having difficulties registering their children for school.”

08/22/2014

A sketch of a suspect in the robbery of two men in Central Park on Aug. 18 and 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Central Park Visitors On Alert After 2 Robberies

An intense search is underway for a man police said went on a violent robbery spree in Central Park.

08/21/2014

A sketch of a suspect in the robbery of two men in Central Park on Aug. 18 and 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Robber Put Men In Chokehold, Stole Their Bags In Central Park

Police were searching for a suspect Wednesday night in connection with two robberies this week in Central Park.

08/20/2014

Kids with ACEing Autism play tennis in Flushing Meadows on Aug. 20, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

ACEing Autism: Non-Profit Group Teaches Autistic Kids To Play Tennis

As the world’s top tennis players try to qualify for the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows, some younger players are on the court to win a different kind of fight.

08/20/2014

Macy's Herald Square, as seen in March 2013. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Macy’s To Pay $650,000 To Settle Racial Profiling Allegations

Macy’s has agreed to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Herald Square.

08/20/2014

Surveillance video of a vehicle police said is being sought in connection with a hit-and-run in the Bronx on Aug. 18, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Driver In Bronx Hit-And-Run That Left Woman Critically Hurt

Police have released surveillance video of a vehicle being sought in connection with a hit-and-run in the Bronx that authorities said appears to have been intentional.

08/19/2014

Surveillance video of a suspect sought in connection with shooting deaths of two men in Hamilton Heights on Aug. 17, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

Police Release Surveillance Video In Deadly Hamilton Heights Shooting

Police said 21-year-old Kenny Jimenez and 29-year-old Francisco Mercedez were gunned down just before 3 a.m. Sunday in front of a deli at Broadway and 151st Street.

08/18/2014

Robin Williams attends The Comedy Awards 2012 at Hammerstein Ballroom on April 28, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Sheriff’s Official: Actor Robin Williams Hanged Himself

Robin Williams committed suicide by hanging himself with a belt at his San Francisco Bay Area home, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

08/12/2014

A crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed After Driving Wrong Way On New York State Thruway

Richard Christopher, 32, of Suffern, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck when he drove the wrong way and crashed into a car driven by James DeVito, police said.

08/12/2014

James Woetzel (credit: Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office)

Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Woman At NJ Farmers Market

James Woetzel, 48, has been charged with vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident which resulted in death, authorities said Monday.

08/11/2014

Michelle Lodzinski

Florida Mom Charged In New Jersey Cold Case Death Appears In Court

Michelle Lodzinski is charged in the death of her 5-year-old son who was reported missing from a carnival in New Jersey in 1991.

08/07/2014

Keith Belajonas (credit: CBS 2)

Man Accused Of Killing Wife, Abducting Kids, Found Dead On Staten Island

It was a jealous rage that may have motivated Keith Belajonas. Police said he posted a chilling message on Facebook Thursday morning.

08/07/2014

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