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NYC Shootings: 1-Year-Old Boy Shot To Death Outside Brooklyn PlaygroundPolice said the child was sitting in a stroller with a group of people having a barbecue when gunfire erupted.
Tanker Truck Involved In Fiery Crash On Western Spur Of New Jersey TurnpikeIt happened on the Exit 16W ramp during the morning commute.
Police: Woman, 70, Put In Chokehold And Robbed Inside Brooklyn ElevatorPolice said the suspect followed the victim into the elevator, then placed her in a chokehold.
New York State Education Department Expected To Share Update On School ReopeningThe department is scheduled to present a framework for the long-awaited reopening guidance to the Board of Regents on Monday, with the full guidance to come later.
1 Person Tased At Pro-Police Rally Interrupted By Black Lives Matter Protesters In Bay RidgeOn Sunday, there was a demonstration showing support for the NYPD.
PBA President Fumes After Suspect Seen On Video Putting NYPD Officer In Headlock Is Not ChargedCellphone video has surfaced showing an NYPD officer being put in a headlock by a man he was attempting to arrest in the Bronx.
Long Island Toddler Forges Friendship With Plastic Surgeon Who Repaired Her Face Following Dog MaulingA Long Island toddler seriously injured by a dog celebrated her second birthday with a small gathering in Hicksville on Sunday.
Child Care Centers To Reopen In New York City For First Time Since Pandemic Forced ShutdownChild care centers across New York City will be allowed to reopen their doors Monday, for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic forced them to shut down.

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Social Media's Role In The Racial Justice Movement: 'The Conversation Is Moving So Much More Quickly'Protests after the death of George Floyd—and hard conversations about race in America—are happening all across the country. Three people reveal how they've found a new role for social media in the movement for racial justice.
The Hard Conversation: Writer David Simon, Creator Of 'The Wire', Talks With CBS2's Maurice DuBois About Policing In America: 'Transform The Mission'Maurice DuBois talks with the David Simon, the creator of the hit TV Show "The Wire" about the state of the country and policing in America.
Social Distancing, Mask Rules In Effect For Beachgoers Eager To Celebrate July 4th In New York, New JerseyLots of folks were taking advantage of the good weather at Asbury Park in New Jersey.
As NYPD Mulls Budget Cuts, 100 Families In Far Rockaway Hope A Youth Mentorship Program Will Be SparedAs the NYPD decides how to cut more than a billion dollars in spending, there are more than 100 families and police officers in Far Rockaway, Queens who are hoping their mentorship program is not in danger.
The Dig Callback: At Ricas Pupusas & Mas, A Family's Resilience Shines Through AdversityThese days, the restaurant depends on pickup and delivery orders, especially those placed directly by phone—the commission charged by delivery apps is too steep.
Only On CBS2: Hell's Kitchen Residents, Business Owners Fed Up With Rising Crime In NeighborhoodMaintaining a constant police presence is what fearful and angry residents say they need in a Midtown South Precinct area.