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Surveillance images of suspects police believe were connected to a burglary targeting a 90-year-old man and an 88-year-old woman in Woodside, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Talked Way Into Home Of Elderly Queens Couple, Burglarized Them

Police were searching Thursday for five suspects in a burglary that targeted a 90-year-old man and his 88-year-old wife in Woodside, Queens earlier this month.

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Travis Block (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Pictures Of 2 Sought In Shooting Death Of Bronx 14-Year-Old

Police say Travis Bloch, 25, is wanted in connection with the death of Christopher Duran, 14, who was shot once in the head and three times in the chest last Friday.

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A suspect who police believe groped a woman at the Q Train station in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Groped Woman On Subway In Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Police Say

Police were on the hunt Thursday evening for a man who allegedly groped a woman on the subway in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn.

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Bernard Madoff's accountant David Friehling (C) leaves federal court March 18, 2009 in New York City. Friehling was arrested and charged with aiding in securities fraud in connection with the $64 billion ponzi scheme that affected 4,800 investors.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** David Friehling

Former Bernie Madoff Accountant Sentenced To Home Detention

A former accountant who certified fake financial records hiding Bernard Madoff’s epic Ponzi scheme was sentenced on Thursday to one year of home confinement.

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A sketch of a suspect who police say lifted a woman's skirt and exposed himself in Morningside Park. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Lifted Woman’s Skirt, Exposed Himself In Morningside Park

Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who exposed himself and lifted a woman’s skirt in Morningside Park this week.

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Tenants say their landlord is trying to force them out of this East Village building. (Credit: CBS2)

Tenants Accuse Landlord Of Trying To Muscle Them Out Of East Village Building

The tenants at 444 East 13th Street and their advocates have had enough of what they called illegal harassment from a new landlord who wants to force out rent stabilized residents.

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An image of one of the original World Trade Center Towers is displayed in the window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)

Rescue And Recovery Workers Honored At 9/11 Museum, 13 Years After Efforts Ended

A special day in the cleanup of Ground Zero has been remembered at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.

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FILE -- A plane takes off at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: Getty Images)

Study: New York City Airports Have Worst Tarmac Delays In The Country

Last year, Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty airports experienced tarmac delays between one and five hours.

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A hulking mural that reigned as a landmark for decades in a northern New Jersey borough is making a comeback (Credit: Bergen Museum of Art and Science)

Art Studio To Resurrect Former Landmark New Jersey Mural

The mural once mounted on a department store in Paramus will be on display for the first time in more than two decades.

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FILE -- Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (Credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Ex-NY Senate Leader Dean Skelos, Son Indicted On Corruption Charges

Dean Skelos was New York state’s most powerful Republican when he was arrested on conspiracy and extortion charges.

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Poh the dog is seen in front of the Wonder Wheel at Coney Island. Poh is suffering from kidney failure, and his owner, Neil Rodriguez, is taking him on a bucket list tour. (Credit: Poh The Dog's Big Adventure, via Instagram)

Man Takes His Ailing Dog On Adventure Around Country To Celebrate Life

They say all dogs go to heaven, but that is not stopping one man from making the most of his pooch’s final days.

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Gigi Jordan wipes tears from her eyes during her sentencing hearing on May 28, 2015. (Credit: Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News)

Gigi Jordan Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing 8-Year-Old Autistic Son

Gigi Jordan, a former pharmaceuticals executive and socialite convicted in the death of her autistic 8-year-old son, was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison.

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Woman walking  -- catcalling (CBS2)

Largest-Ever Study On Catcalls Shows Street Harassment Starts For Women At Puberty

A lot of women know what it’s like to be harassed on the street, but it may surprise you to find out how young it often starts.

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Roosevelt Field mall in Garden City, N.Y. (Credit: CBS2)

Shoppers Concerned After Worker Mugged At Gunpoint Outside Roosevelt Field Mall

A 25-year-old employee just finished her evening shift, her purse filled with cash from her night’s work.

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ormer New York Governor George Pataki speaks to guests gathered for the Republican Party of Iowa's Lincoln Dinner at the Iowa Events Center on May 16, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Former N.Y. Gov. George Pataki Says He’s Running For President

In a video posted Thursday morning on YouTube, Pataki says America needs to recapture the spirit of unity that spread through the country in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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