Gusty Winds Threaten To Take Down More Trees, Power LinesLong Island was slammed by Wednesday's storm, which left behind quite the mess.
City Council Set To Vote On Plan To Replace Rikers With Borough-Based JailsAdvocates of the $8.7 billion plan say the smaller jails will encourage rehabilitation by moving inmates closer to their families and attorneys.
Suspect Charged With Murder In July Mass Shooting On Brooklyn PlaygroundThe NYPD arrested 20-year-old Kyle Williams Wednesday night and charged him with murder, attempted murder, criminal possession of a weapon, and reckless endangerment.
9-Year-Old In Critical Condition, Reportedly Lit Herself On Fire Inside Brooklyn Charter SchoolSources tell CBS2 the young girl was found inside a bathroom at Excellence Girls Academy Charter School in Stuyvesant Heights around 2:30 p.m.
65-Year-Old Woman Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Brooklyn, Police SayPolice arrived at the scene on Ocean and Emmons Avenues in Sheepshead Bay just before 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Caught On Camera: Subway Vandals Recorded Smashing Out Subway Door Windows In HarlemVideo shows two men kicking the door of a subway car on Sept. 28 while the train was near 125th Street and Lexington Avenue while others recorded the incident.
Westchester County Eateries Beginning To Draw Praise From Esteemed Michelin GuideFor years, the restaurant scene in Westchester County has simmered in the shadow of the five boroughs. But no more.
Medical Experts Urging Teens To Keep Up With VaccinationsWhen adolescents go off to school, they're exposed to any number of potentially serious, even deadly diseases.
Lawsuits Over 1, 4 Dioxane In Long Island Drinking Water Pile UpIf you're drinking tap water on Long Island, you may be ingesting some of the highest levels in the country of the chemical.
NYC Council Subcommittee Votes To Close Rikers Island, Open Borough-Based JailsRikers Island is another step closer to being closed. On Wednesday, a city council subcommittee voted 5-1 to close Rikers and open four smaller borough-based jails.
Paterson Mayor On Opioid Crisis, Rise In Crime: 'You Can't Just Police Your Problems Away'A recent uptick in violent crime in one New Jersey community could be connected to the ongoing opioid epidemic in the city.
NYPD On Case After Another Rock Thrown Through Window At 84-Year-Old Woman's Home In BrooklynEarly Tuesday morning a rock was hurled into that second-story window of the home in the Kensington section of the borough.
Living Large: Cloud City Penthouse On Manhattan's East SideIf you look up, all the way up, on East 57th Street, you may catch a glimpse of the 65th floor. Crowning this glass-walled skyscraper is an 8,100-square foot home, a full-floor penthouse.
NYPD: Officers Shoot And Kill Suspect In Brooklyn Days After He Was Released From PrisonPolice said two plainclothes officers were patrolling in front of the Gowanus Houses around 8 p.m. Tuesday when they saw the man fire a 9mm semi-automatic gun at someone.
911 Call Released, Charges Dropped Against Driver In Case Of NY Passenger Trapped In Bus Luggage CompartmentThe lawyer for a bus driver who had been charged with locking a passenger in the vehicle's luggage compartment says the criminal case has been dropped.