West Harrison

In a symbolic gesture Ty Powers ran the final half mile of the Boston Marathon and raised $3000 for charity. (Credit CBS 2)

3 Weeks After Terrorist Attack, Man Finishes Boston Marathon

With hundreds on hand in West Harrison to cheer him on Ty Powers, 44, legged out the remaining steps of the marathon that he never finished.

05/03/2013

Michael Jones (credit: Red Bulls)

NYPD: Union Square Fatal Stabbing Suspect Left ‘Sorry’ Note Before Fleeing To Mexico

“It’s a note that just basically makes a statement of that he was sorry,” Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said. He stopped short of calling the note a confession.

10/11/2012

Friends, colleagues gather at a memorial for Michael Jones on Oct. 10, 2012. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Sources: Mistaken Identity May Not Have Played Role In Soccer Coach Slaying

Sources Wednesday night were discounting the theory that the murder of a youth soccer coach near Union Square last week was a case of mistaken identity.

10/10/2012

Union Square stabbing suspect (credit: NYPD)

Cops: Investigators Making Progress In Hunt For Union Square Killer

Jones was pronounced dead on arrival at Bellevue Hospital. Police said a bar fight may have led to the fatal slashing.

10/09/2012

Michael Jones (credit: Red Bulls)

Beloved Soccer Coach Affiliated With Red Bulls Brutally Slashed To Death

Michael Jones was found lying on the ground on 14th Street between 5th and 6th avenues around 4:30 a.m. Sunday, police said. He had been slashed several times in the head, neck and chest and one of his ears was cut off.

10/08/2012