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Tony Awards 2019: Ali Stroker Nominated For 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!'Ridgewood, New Jersey native Ali Stroker plays "Ado Annie" in "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!" Stroker has been in a wheelchair since the age of two, when she was injured in a car accident. She talks to CBS2's Dave Carlin about her first Tony nomination.
Goats Arrive In Riverside Park To Chow Down On Invasive Plants And WeedsThe Riverside Park Conservancy welcomed its summer interns Tuesday. These are no ordinary interns, however. They're weed-chomping goats who will spend the next few months feasting on invasive weed species in Riverside Park.
Web Extra: Housing Officials Arrested In Bribery SchemeThree Luna Park Housing Corps. officials accused of accepting nearly $900,000 in bribes to get apartments for applicants.
Web Extra: Rally To Restore Library FundingRally held on the steps of City Hall to fight library budget cuts.
Tony Awards 2019: Amber Gray Nominated For 'Hadestown'Amber Gray gets her first Tony nomination. She’s recognized for her featured actress role in the new musical “Hadestown”. CBS2 Dave Carlin talks to Gray about working on new shows.
Tony Awards 2019: Kelli O'Hara Nominated For 'Kiss Me, Kate'Kelli O'Hara is nominated for another Tony Award as Leading Actress in a musical. She stars in the revival of "Kiss Me, Kate." CBS2's Dave Carlin talked to O'Hara about bringing back a beloved musical while making it feel new.
Web Extra: Tagging Cabot, The Great White SharkThis video by Nichole Ring shows Ocearch researching tagging Cabot, a great white shark who was detected in Long Island Sound just off the Greenwich shore of Connecticut on May 20, 2019.
Web Extra: Mets GM Gives Manager Callaway Vote Of ConfidenceIn a news conference Monday afternoon, New York Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen spokes about Yoenis Cespedes suffering ankle fractures and the team's position on manager Mickey Callaway.
Nassau County Honors Hero CopsTwo Nassau County Police offiers who saved the life of a 15-year-old were honored by the Nassau County legislature.

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Web Extra: Dover, N.J. Mayor Addresses Controversial ArrestJames Dodd, the mayor of Dover, New Jersey, speaks to reporters about a recent arrest that was captured on video and posted to social media.
Web Extra: Chancellor Carranza Testifies Before Budget HearingNew York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza testifies before a City Council budget hearing.
Web Extra: Long Island Lawmakers Discuss Mercury In SchoolsLong Island lawmakers hold a press conference after learning three schools have tested positive for mercury.
Schumer Questions Chinese-Made Subway Systems, Raises Issue Of National Cyber-Security RiskSen. Chuck Schumer held a news conference at the Fulton Street Subway Station on Sunday night to call on the U.S. Commerce Department to look into a Chinese state-owned company selling subway operations systems and if they pose a cyber-security risk.
4 Men Sought For Harassing Hasidic Teens In BrooklynThe search is on for four men wanted for harassing two 13-year-old Hasidic teenagers in Brooklyn's Boro Park on Saturday with calls of "Allah Akbar" and "Do you know Hitler? We love Hitler." CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Times Square Billboard On FireA billboard in Times Square caught fire Saturday afternoon.
Tony Awards 2019: Stephanie J. Block Nominated For 'The Cher Show'Stephanie J. Block is a Tony nominee as Leading Actress in a Musical for "The Cher Show." She spoke to CBS2's Dave Carlin about her 30 different costumes, 9 different wigs and the work required to perform as a modern living pop legend.
Tony Awards 2019: Alex Brightman Nominated For 'Beetlejuice'Alex Brightman is a Tony nominee as Leading Actor in the new musical "Beetlejuice". Brightman, who was nominated for a Tony Award in 2016 for "School of Rock," talks to CBS2 about his second nomination and what it's like in "Beetlejuice." The musical is based on the popular 1988 movie.
Mayor Bill de Blasio Discusses 2020 Presidential BidMayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Chirlane McCray held a news conference after de Blasio announced that he's running for president in 2020.
Chopper 2's Dan Rice Examines The Hudson River CrashChopper 2's Dan Rice provides insight and safety tips following the helicopter crash in the Hudson River.
Helicopter Crashes Into Hudson River, Part IICBS2's Hazel Sanchez speaks to a witness who saw the helicopter crash into the water on the West Side of Manhattan.
Helicopter Crashes Into Hudson RiverA helicopter went down into the Hudson River on Wednesday afternoon, with one pilot on board who survived the crash. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill News ConferenceNYPD Commissioner James O'Neill answers questions from reporters on May 15, 2019, including dealing with plague of perverts on the New York City subway.
Web Extra: Fur Supporters Rally Against Proposed BanFur supporters rally against New York City's proposed ban on sales ahead of City Council hearing on the issue.
Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces Rockaway Beach ReopeningA section of Rockaway Beach that's been closed due to erosion will reopen in time for the summer.
Tiger Woods Discusses PGA ChampionshipTiger Woods took questions about the PGA Championship at Bethpage.
De Blasio 'Green New Deal' Event At Trump TowerProtesters carrying signs that said "Worst Mayor Ever" heckled during Mayor Bill de Blasio's event discussing a "Green New Deal" while at Trump Tower.
Firefighters Find Dead Man In Burning Car In Borough ParkPolice responded to a 911 call at 1225 39th Street in Brooklyn and found a man dead in the driver’s seat of 2018 Honda Accord. CBS2’s Chris Wragge reports.
East New York Robbery SuspectsThe NYPD wants your help finding five suspects sought for beating, slashing and robbing a man in Brooklyn. 
Queens Community Outraged After Car Dealership Gets Service Road Through Promised Park ProjectA Queens community is at odds with a local car dealership over the renovation of a nearby park. More than 100 people gathered at Travers Park in Jackson Heights keep their promises, reports CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas.

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