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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


NYPD Officers Make First Arrest With Help Of New Tablets

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The latest in technology led NYPD officers to an arrest involving a stolen cellphone.

With the help of an app on the tablet, the officers pinged a stolen phone and were able to make immediate arrests. 107 more words


Graduating Senior Chose West Point As Tribute To Immigrant Parents

WEST POINT (CBSNewYork) — A graduating senior at West Point chose the school as a tribute to his immigrant parents.

After attending the United States Military Academy for a leadership program, Bartek Czarnik realized it was the place for him. 255 more words


Bronxville Police: Weekend Home Break-In Connected To Prior Incident

BRONXVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A well-to-do Westchester community is on edge after a home break-in over the weekend.

The Bronxville Police Department is on the hunt for two suspects, CBS2’s Diane Macedo reported. 440 more words


Bill Would Allow Dogs On Restaurant Patios In New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A doggone good or doggone bad idea?

New York may soon allow restaurants to welcome dogs in outdoor and patio dining areas. 410 more words


Amtrak Victims: College Dean, Tech CEO, Navy Midshipman, AP Software Architect, Wells Fargo VP

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) —  Five of the seven people killed in the Amtrak derailment in northeast Philadelphia have been identified, and their families have been left in shock and mourning. 1,092 more words