Tracee Carrasco

Flooding left up to 30 vehicles partially submerged in Toms River, New Jersey on Thursday, May 28. (Credit: Martha Olansen)

As Many As 30 Cars Stranded, 6 Rescues Made As Storms Flood Roads In Toms River

As many as 30 vehicles were stuck in the water in Toms River Thursday evening, as severe storms brought on major flooding.

9 hours ago

A crowd at Penn Station after NJ TRANSIT and Amtrak trains were delayed due to a downed wire. (Credit: CBS2)

Downed Wire Leads To Hour-Long Delays For NJ TRANSIT, Amtrak Trains

NJ TRANSIT and Amtrak trains were delayed for up to an hour at Penn Station late Wednesday afternoon, after an overhead wire came down.

05/27/2015

A dog plays in the water at Fisherman's Cove in Manasquan (Credit: CBS2)

New Restrictions At Manasquan Waterfront Have Dog Owners Seeing Red

A new time restriction a Fisherman’s Cove in Manasquan, New Jersey will keep dogs off the beach from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning Memorial Day through Labor Day.

05/25/2015

U.S. Marine Oscar Villarreal hugs a little girl in Times Square during Fleet Week on Friday, May 22. (Credit: CBS2)

Servicemembers Draw Thankful Crowds With Fleet Week In Full Swing

All around New York City this weekend, men and women in uniform were out and about as Fleet Week was in full swing.

05/22/2015

This Memorial Day travel period is expected to be the busiest in 10 years. (Credit: CBS2)

Busiest Memorial Day Travel Period In 10 Years Expected This Year

The long Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer driver season, and for many, the alternating open roads and traffic jams became a reality Thursday night.

05/21/2015

Students at Montclair High School in New Jersey tell CBS2's Tracee Carrasco they believe the dress code discriminates against girls. (Credit: CBS2)

Montclair, N.J. High School Students Say Dress Code Discriminates Against Girls

Some female students in Montclair, New Jersey say they were shamed in school for what they were wearing, and have called the school dress code sexist.

05/18/2015

Maria Bacchetta stands at the window where a burglar entered her home in the middle of the night. (Credit: CBS2)

Holmdel, N.J. Woman Catches Burglar In Home In Middle Of Night

A homeowner in Holmdel, New Jersey woke up to find a burglar in her home – and police believe she may not have been the only target that night.

05/14/2015

Emergency responders render aid to the suspect shot by police on May 13, 2015. (credit: Kim Craig)

Hammer Attack Caught On CBS2 Exclusive Video; Suspect Shot By Police

Two officers recognized the suspect at 37th Street and 8th Avenue shortly before 10 a.m. and approached him, sources told CBS2.

05/13/2015

Multiple automatic external defibrillators have been stolen from schools in Glen Rock, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Thieves Steal Defibrillators From Schools In Glen Rock, New Jersey

In a puzzling and problematic crime spree, somebody has been stealing defibrillators from schools in Glen Rock, New Jersey.

05/11/2015

A bullet struck the window of a day care center in East Orange on Thursday, May 7. (Credit: CBS2)

Bullet Strikes Window At Day Care Center In East Orange

A bullet went flying into the window at a day care center with children inside in East Orange, New Jersey Thursday.

05/07/2015

The FDNY Rescue Operations Squad goes inside the most dangerous emergencies. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Training With The FDNY’s Elite Rescue Paramedics

The fire department sets up real life scenarios based on past events to give their firefighters and paramedics the best training possible.

05/01/2015

A woman claims she was sexually assaulted by an Uber driver after being picked up on the Lower East Side. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Says Uber Driver Grabbed, Assaulted Her

A woman said she had escaped from an Uber car early Thursday, after the driver started to assault her.

04/30/2015

Critics say this label on Bud Light bottles makes light of sexual assault. (Credit: via Reddit)

Bud Light Stirs Controversy With Labels Promoting ‘Up For Whatever’ Campaign

The label on the outside of a beer bottle has left a bad taste in some people’s mouths. It’s part of Bud Light’s ‘Up For Whatever’ campaign.

04/28/2015

7 Train (credit: CBS2)

Mets, Yankees Fans Are Looking For Bragging Rights As Subway Series Gets Underway

It certainly was cold for fans watching the showdown at Yankee Stadium on Friday night.

04/24/2015

Neighbors say a controlled explosion for "The Blacklist" damaged their homes in Glendale, Queens. (Credit: Frank Storm)

Queens Neighbors: Controlled Explosion For TV Drama Damaged Homes

Residents of Glendale, Queens were complaining Wednesday night that a planned explosion for a TV drama show damaged their homes.

04/22/2015

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