Category: New York

New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square.

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De Blasio Says City Will ‘Double Down’ On Neighborhood Policing To Curb Gun Violence

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – As New York City entered Phase 3 reopening Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city must “very aggressively” respond to…

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Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of 17-Year-Old Basketball Star Brandon Hendricks

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of 17-year-old who had just graduated high school. Brandon Hendricks was shot…

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Police Looking For Man Suspected Of Using Cane To Beat 53-Year-Old Woman

THE BRONX, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for a man connected to an attack on a 53-year-old woman who was beaten with a cane,…

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Frederick Douglass Statue Ripped From Base On Anniversary Of Famous Speech In Rochester, N.Y.

A statue of abolitionist Frederick Douglass was ripped from its base in Rochester on the anniversary of one of his most famous speeches, delivered in…

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Several Hospitalized After Car Smashes Into Building In Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – At least 8 people are hurt after a car smashed into a building in Queens. It happened on Roosevelt Avenue in…

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12-Year-Old Boy, 69-Year-Old Man Killed In Fire At Brooklyn 5 Story Building

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 12-year-old boy and a 69-year-old man were killed in a fire early Monday morning in Brooklyn. Eight others, including five…

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CBS2 Weather Headlines: Hot, Hazy, Humid, With Chance Of Severe Storms Monday

By Mark McIntyre CBS2 Meteorologist/Weather Producer NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — After a lovely July 4 and a sizzling Sunday, the area will experience a steamy…

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Residents Sound Off On Illegal Barbecues In City Parks: ‘The Law Should Be Enforced Just Like Any Law’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Illegal fireworks aren’t the only nuisance popping up across the city. Some residents say illegal barbecues were out of hand this…

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Broadway Star Nick Cordero Dies After Long Battle With Coronavirus

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Broadway is grieving the loss of one of its brightest stars. The family of actor Nick Cordero confirmed the 41-year-old died…

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NYPD: Big Apple Rocked By At Least 20 Shootings On Sunday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Gun violence continues to grip the city. Dozens of people were shot over the July 4 holiday weekend. On Sunday alone,…

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