NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A fugitive wanted for nearly two decades on drug charges was wounded during a shootout with U.S. marshals who tracked him down in Queens, federal authorities said. 473 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. 569 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — When two 13-year-old boys drowned in the Bronx River at Starlight Park last June, the “no swimming” signs were almost unnoticeable. 286 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An intense search is underway for a man police said went on a violent robbery spree in Central Park.
Police have released a sketch of the man who is wanted for two robberies that occurred earlier this week at 74th Street and East Drive near the popular Boathouse restaurant. 314 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An investigation was underway Thursday night, after a 911 dispatcher allegedly bungled an emergency call that ended with the death of an infant in the Bronx. 520 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York State Tenant Protection Unit has launched an investigation into a major city landlord over allegations that it forced Asian-American tenants to leave their rent-regulated apartments. 354 more words
BUFFALO, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New test results show most New York elementary and middle school students still aren’t on track to graduate, but education leaders saw progress in gains in math across all races and economic levels. 459 more words