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Rockland County Woman Charged With Leaving Son, 4, Tied To Bush

A Rockland County mother was facing serious charges Tuesday, accused of tying her child to a bush while she went to babysit.

06/30/2015

Carla Gerber says she received a 2 a.m. knock on the door of her upstate vacation home, and she thinks it was prison escapee David Sweat or Richard Matt. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Woman Thinks She Got Knock On Door From Escaped Prisoners At Upstate Home

A Long Island woman got a close call at a remote home near the Canadian border, when she received a knock on her door at 2 a.m. when two prison escapees were still on the run.

06/29/2015

John Dewey High School in Brooklyn. (Photo: CBS2)

Graduation To Go On As Grade-Fixing Investigation Continues At John Dewey H.S.

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina is now being protected from questions by a security guard.

06/24/2015

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New Yorkers Gather Sunday To Remember Charleston Victims

From the Church of St Joseph in Garden City to the House of the Lord Church in Brooklyn, there is no denying the despair of what happened.

06/21/2015

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New Yorkers Concerned Big Apple Is Turning Into ‘Gun City’

The shooting at the Waldorf Astoria Saturday is just one of several gun incidents this weekend.

06/14/2015

Demonstrators block the entrance to the building housing Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office on June 11, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Tenants, Activists Demand Rent Regulation Extension, Fight Increases

The fight over rent regulations stretched from the city to Albany Thursday, with several protesters getting arrested and dozens of tenants later swarming a Rent Guidelines Board meeting.

06/11/2015

John Dewey High School in Brooklyn. (Photo: CBS2)

Schools’ Fariña: Investigation Goes On For John Dewey High School Grade Fixing Scandal

Claims of grade fixing and academic fraud have led to a cloud of investigation for the graduating class this year at John Dewey High School in Brooklyn.

06/08/2015

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Parade Of Superheroes Held To Confront Gender Stereotyping Among Children

Families took to the streets Sunday to confront stereotypes about gender that can begin early in life.

06/07/2015

A large hole can be seen in the Madison Avenue building where a crane dropped its payload May 31, 2015. (Credit: Shawn G. Chittle/Twitter)

Crane Accident Leaves At Least 10 Injured In Midtown

The crane dropped a large piece of equipment — believed to be an industrial-size generator or air conditioning unit, police said.

05/31/2015

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New Jersey State Trooper Killed, Partner Injured In 1-Car Crash In Upper Freehold

The crash happened around 12:45 a.m. on I-195 in Upper Freehold.

05/30/2015

A general view of atmosphere at the Pre-Webby Awards Sunset Cocktails At The Top Of The Standard, on May 17, 2015. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Grey Goose)

Standard Hotel Apologizes After Turning Away Navy Officer During Fleet Week

The top of the Standard, a hotel rooftop lounge in Chelsea that’s hip and happening but off-limits, at least on Saturday night, to a U.S. Navy officer in uniform.

05/26/2015

John Nash in 2007 (Credit: Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician John Nash, Wife Killed In NJ Turnpike Crash

The deaths were confirmed to CBS2 by Princeton University, where Nash taught. The couple lived in Princeton.

05/24/2015

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Tri-State Area Residents Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend

The long Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer driving season and beach season.

05/23/2015

Francisca Fernandez slipped while walking down a flight of stairs and plunged to her death outside the Inwood apartment (CBS2)

Woman Falls Down Inwood Apartment Stairs, Out Window In Fatal Freak Accident

The NYPD said the woman slipped on the stairs in her building and then fell out an open window in the stairwell to her death.

05/22/2015

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights.

Woman Describes Run-In With Bikers On The West Side Highway

Overwhelming fear is how a woman described what she felt during a run in with a group of bikers.

05/19/2015

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