Police are trying to identify someone accused of setting an American flag on fire outside a Manhattan business. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)
Mayor de Blasio Unveils Plan To Help Small BusinessesMayor Bill de Blasio announced New York City is eliminating some fines for first time violations for small businesses and expanding the amount of time businesses will have to cure violations.
Westchester DA On Peekskill Officer ArrestedWestchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino Jr. discusses the recent arrest of Peekskill Officer Michael Agovino for allegedly sexually abusing a woman with a learning disability while on duty.
NYPD: Boy Robbed On Bronx PlaygroundA 14-year-old boy was beaten and robbed this week on a Bronx playground. (Credit: NYPD)
Yemeni Leaders Speak Out On Deadly Bronx ShootingsFamily members and leaders from the Yemeni American Merchants Association called for justice after two men - a bodega clerk and a deli worker - were shot dead in separate incidents within five days in the Bronx.
Spring Valley Community Remembers Slain Library Security Guard Sandra WilsonAuthorities say 25-year-old Blanchard Glaudin is facing second-degree murder charges after Spring Valley police say he killed a security guard inside the Finkelstein Memorial Library yesterday afternoon. Witnesses say he charged into the building and repeatedly stabbed 53-year-old Sandra Wilson.
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Police Seek Man In Shooting Of 43-Year-Old In East HarlemInvestigators say 43-year-old Purell Gowie was found unconscious and unresponsive with a gunshot wound in his chest in front of 228 East 116 Street in East Harlem on Feb. 12. Police are looking for an individual described as approximately 18 to 25-years-old, last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, a hooded sweatshirt with black-and-white sneakers.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Blasts Trump Plan To Eliminate Bomb-Sniffing Dog Teams At NYC Transit HubsSen. Chuck Schumer called out a Trump administration budget on Sunday that would eliminate all funding for VIPR dog teams that help police Penn Station, JFK and LaGuardia airports and other transit hubs around the New York area.
Police: Rashaun Weaver, 14, Arrested, Indicted In Murder Of Tessa MajorsAuthorities announced the arrest and indictment of Rashaun Weaver, 14, in the stabbing death of 18-year-old Barnard College student Tessa Majors.
Mets On Houston Astros Scandal: Davis Feels 'Ashamed,' Marisnick Knew 'Something Was Going Too Far'Two current Mets who are former players of the 40-man Houston Astros roster that won a World Series are now apologizing for their role in their former team's sign-stealing scandal. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Forgotten Families: A 2019 CBS2 Investigation Into Broken PromisesIn 2019 CBS2 uncovered the “Forgotten Families,” pressured by NYC to relocate from homeless shelters into unlivable NJ homes. For a year, we investigated the “Special One Time Assistance Program.” NYC paid landlords one year’s rent upfront (around $20,000) yet many were never vetted and disappeared. The families no longer resided in NYC and were not eligible for NYC support.NJ cities struggled to provide comparable resources. Our investigation lead Newark, NJ and other municipalities to sue NYC in federal court. CBS2’s Lisa Rozner, Ali Bauman, Marcia Kramer, Tara Jakeway and Erminia Vacirca contributed to the investigation.
PBA President Pat Lynch Speaks After Suspect's ArraignmentPresident of the Police Benevolent Association Pat Lynch speaks outside court after suspect Robert Williams, accused of shooting two officers in the Bronx, appears in court.
Gov. Cuomo Talks On His Proposed Compromise To Trump Over Trusted Travel Program For New YorkersCBS2's Marcia Kramer questioned Gov. Andrew Cuomo prior to his trip to Washington D.C. and planned meeting with President Donald Trump regarding the federal ban on New Yorkers applying for Global Access and Trusted Travel programs.
First Winning Lottery Ticket Of 2020 Sold In New Jersey For $202 Million PayoutNew Jersey Lottery Executive Director James Carey joins store owner Kauschik Patel and his store workers as they are presented with a bonus check for selling the winning $202 million Mega Millions jackpot ticket in Edison, on Feb. 12, 2020.
Aaron Boone Talks Yankees Pitchers, CatchersNew York Yankees manager Aaron Boone talks with reporters on Feb. 12, 2020 in Tampa, Fla.
Leaders Announce 'Show Some Love to Chinatown' CampaignOfficials are kicking off a new campaign called "Show Some Love In Chinatown" to support small businesses in Manhattan's Chinese hub.
Presser: Man Accused Of Preying On Daughter's College RoommatesThe father of a Sarah Lawrence College student is accused of moving into the dorms and preying on his daughter's friends. Prosecutors say he later manipulated them both sexually and psychologically.
Korean Community Rally Behind Historic Oscar Win For Film 'Parasite'The historic win was an important milestone for the entire Korean community, including many living in New York City. CBSN New York's Scott Rapoport reports.
PBA President Pat Lynch Speaks After Police Shooting Suspect's ArraignmentPolice Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch held a news conference following the arraignment of Robert Williams, who is accused of opening fire on officers in a vehicle and then walking into a police precinct and shooting a lieutenant.
NYPD Commissioner Speaks After Lieutenant Released From HospitalNYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea addresses reporters after Lt. Jose Gautreaux is released from the hospital.
NYPD Lt. Released From Hospital After Being Shot Inside Bronx PrecinctNYPD Lt. Jose Gautreaux is released from the hospital after being shot inside the 41st Precinct yesterday in the Bronx.
Police Union Head Blasts Anti-NYPD Protests, Justice Reform After Gunman Targets CopsPat Lynch, the president of the Police Benevolent Association, spoke out against the 12-hour span of gun violence targeting Bronx NYPD officers on Saturday night and Sunday morning, allegedly by the same suspect.
NYPD Officer Shot In Saturday Night Ambush Released From HospitalAn NYPD shot in the chin and the neck in what police officials are calling an "assassination attempt" on Feb. 8, 2020, was released from Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx on Sunday, just hours after the accused gunman opened fire inside the 41st Precinct.
New Views Of Gunman's Shooting, Capture In NYPD 41st PrecinctVideo shows the moment a gunman fired on police before being captured in the NYPD 41st Precinct house in the Bronx on Sunday morning. CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.