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De Blasio Unveils First Section Of New Boardwalk At Rockaway Beach

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A critical part of the Rockaways has been restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and Mayor Bill de Blasio was there Friday to mark the occasion. 740 more words


Woman Struck And Killed By Bus While Crossing The Street In Morningside Heights

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A woman was clipped by a bus and killed while crossing the street on Wednesday afternoon.

Shortly after 3 p.m., police responded to a pedestrian struck at the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and West 113th Street in Morningside Heights. 134 more words


Probe Into New Jersey Street Gang Ends With 71 Arrests

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Federal prosecutors say a long-running investigation into a New Jersey street gang has ended with the arrests of 71 people on charges ranging from violence to drug-trafficking. 398 more words


Rapper Chinx Killed In Queens Shooting

NEW YORK (CBSNewYorkAP) — A Queens rapper who was part of French Montana’s group, Coke Boys, has been killed in an early morning shooting.

Lionel Pickens died at a Queens hospital, police said. 499 more words


1,000 Race Up 1 WTC Stairs

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A thousand people climbed the stairs of North America’s tallest skyscraper Sunday morning to raise money for badly injured members of the service. 335 more words