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Staten Island Men Team Up To Rescue Whale Trapped In Net Off NJ Coast

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It would have sounded like just another “fish story” if not for cellphone videos.

Three men had a close encounter with a 40-foot humpback whale off the coast of Ocean County, New Jersey. 250 more words


Long Island Town Flooded, Homes Evacuated Following Water Main Break

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Streets were under water and homes have been evacuated following a massive water main break in Oceanside on Long Island.

“One room, totally flooded. 392 more words


Underground Fire Shuts Down Several Blocks In Midtown Manhattan

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Several blocks in Midtown Manhattan were shutdown for a short time Monday afternoon as smoke poured from underground.

CBS2’s Tracee Carrasco reported 8th Avenue was shut down from 50th to 53rd Streets due to an underground fire. 74 more words


Police: Columbia Student Has Not Been Seen Since Last Week

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Friday were searching for a 19-year-old Columbia University student who has not been seen since last week.

As CBS2’s Tracee Carrasco reported, Nayla Kidd was last seen around 5 p.m. 358 more words


16-Year-Old Boy Rescued After Falling Into Abandoned Well At Jersey City Reservoir

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A trapped teen was rescued by fire crews Tuesday night after falling down a 30-foot hole in Jersey City.

The 16-year-old boy had a bloody nose, and was shivering under a blanket as a Jersey City firefighter led him to an ambulance. 240 more words


Mom Takes Selfie In Wrong Student's Dorm Room; Image Goes Viral

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Manhattan mother somehow mistakenly landed in a stranger’s dorm room and took a selfie, and her mistake ended up going viral. 324 more words


Man Recalls Frightening Gunpoint Robbery Inside Rahway Warehouse

RAHWAY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A group of masked men burst into a New Jersey warehouse and held several people at gunpoint.

As CBS2’s Tracee Carrasco reported, surveillance footage shows Mohammed Halim sitting at his desk, talking to employees on Tuesday morning — inside his Rahway, New Jersey warehouse. 217 more words