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.
Newark Water Crisis: Murphy Seeks $500 Million Bond To Replace Lead Paint, PipesGov. Phil Murphy has laid out a strategy to tackle the state's ongoing lead crisis. On Thursday, he announced a multi-faceted plan to make the state's water system lead free within 10 years.
NYPD Suicides: Commissioner O'Neill Says Department Is Dealing With A 'Mental Health Crisis'NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill sat down with CBS2's Jessica Moore for one of his first interviews about officer suicide.
NYC Department Of Sanitation Tells Food Industry It Plans To Make Composting More Of A PriorityThe city's Department of Sanitation is making it clear: focusing on food waste is no waste of time.
National Grid Gas Nightmare: Brooklyn Family Of 9 Without Gas Since Moving Into Dream Home In JulyChaya Horowitz and her family have been unable to take hot showers, use the stove or even cook basic meals.
Brooklyn Parents Want Criminal Charges Against Building Owners After Child Falls Out Broken WindowThe family told CBS2 the window in their boys' sixth-floor bedroom had been broken and missing a window guard since January.
National Grid Gas Nightmare: Queens Family Paying Mortgage On Empty House And Rent For Temporary Apartment"At this point it feels like we're pawns in a bigger political game," said Talwinder Singh.
National Grid Gas: Family's Dream Home Becomes 'Nightmare,' May Force Children To Live In ChinaCBS2's Jessica Moore met a woman who says she might have to send her two babies to live with relatives in China if the utility refuses to give them the gas they need to heat their home. 
Police: Jacquelin Terrulli Missing Since N.J. Home Burned Down, Roommate Under ArrestPolice are looking for a woman who disappeared after her home was destroyed by a fire. Investigators say the cause of the blaze appears to be suspicious.
National Grid Gas Nightmare: CBS2 Demands Answers From Gov. Cuomo After Desperate Family Left With No GasThe utility is refusing service to thousands of customers, claiming a gas shortage, but even the company's own workers say it's all politics.
Horrific Elevator Death Leaves Behind Father's Grief, Maintenance QuestionsThe victim's father is talking about his grief and calling out the building for what he says was the killing his son.