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2 Police Officers Shot In Bedford-Stuyvesant " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Two police officers have been shot in Brooklyn, sources say. As 1010 WINS' Gary Baumgarten reported, there is a huge police presence at the corner of Myrtle Avenue & Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Sources told 1010 WINS two police officers are in extremely critical condition at Woodhull Hospital with gunshot injuries.
Dec 20, 2014

CBS2 in New York: The man who executed two NYPD officers in Brooklyn today is a 28-year old from Baltimore. newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/12/20/sou…

Dec 20, 2014

RT @wcbs880: UPDATE: NYPD sources tell WCBS 880 that both officers were killed in shooting in Brooklyn. cbsloc.al/1GFrDTo

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2 Police Officers Dead After Being Ambushed In Their Car In Brooklyn

newyork.cbslocal.com — Two police officers were shot dead while sitting in their marked patrol car in Brooklyn Saturday. CBS2's Matt Kozar reports.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @1010WINS: PICTURED: Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu, killed in an ambush attack on their patrol car. cbsloc.al/1HibSjz pic.twitter.com/JL5P7zjcdK

Dec 21, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: PICTURED: Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu, killed in an ambush attack on their patrol car. cbsloc.al/1HibSjz pic.twitter.com/IT4c3uQQCi

Dec 20, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: PICTURED: Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu, killed in an ambush attack on their patrol car. cbsloc.al/1HibSjz pic.twitter.com/IT4c3uQQCi

Dec 20, 2014

RT @trixywh: “@CBSNewYork: Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu, killed in ambush attack on their patrol car. cbsloc.al/1HibSjz pic.twitter.com/okiZX9ykeW

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Christie Wants To Halt Cuba Relations Until Cop Killer Is Extradited " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) - Gov. Chris Christie says President Obama should not restore diplomatic ties with Cuba until the nation returns a convicted cop killer. Joanne Chesimard was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison for the 1973 murder of a New Jersey State Trooper, CBS2 reported.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: Gov. Christie Wants To Halt Cuba Diplomatic Relations Until Cop Killer Is Extradited cbsloc.al/1JFTwwZ

‘Stop This Stuff With The Blood Is On His Hands " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani has called on critics to dial down the "rhetoric" against Mayor Bill de Blasio in the face of two NYPD officers who were fatally shot in Brooklyn Saturday.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @1010WINS: Former Mayor Giuliani Calls For End To ‘Rhetoric’ Against De Blasio cbsloc.al/1CqWh0n

Jets’ Nick Mangold Wears NYPD Cap In Tribute To Slain Officers " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - The New York Jets and center Nick Mangold paid tribute on Sunday to two uniformed policemen ambushed and executed in Brooklyn. Mangold entered MetLife Stadium for the game against the New England Patriots wearing an NYPD cap.

Cops In NJ, Long Island Take Precautions Following Deadly Shooting " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - New Jersey's state police union has issued an email alert to the group's 33,000 members warning them to take extra caution after two NYPD officers were murdered. New Jersey State PBA Executive Vice President Marc Kovar said in the email Sunday morning that all members and officers should take extra caution and change up routines in the coming weeks.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @DRUDGE_REPORT: Warnings Issued To Cops Over 'Fever Pitch Of Anti-Police Sentiment'... drudge.tw/1v8scwA

Obama, Family Of Michael Brown Condemn Slaying Of Cops In Brooklyn " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK(CBSNewYork/AP) - President Barack Obama says he unconditionally condemns the murder of two police officers shot in broad daylight on Saturday in New York. Obama says there's no justification for the slayings. He says police offers risk their own safety to serve and protect their communities and that they deserve the public's respect and gratitude.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: President Obama, Family Of Michael Brown Condemn Killing Of Two NYPD Officers In Brooklyn cbsloc.al/1JDr671

Muhammad Ali Hospitalized With Pneumonia

newyork.cbslocal.com — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (CBSNewYork/AP) - Boxing great Muhammad Ali was hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia that was caught early and should result in a short hospital stay, an Ali spokesman said Saturday night. The three-time world heavyweight champion, who is battling Parkinson's disease, is being treated by his team of doctors and is in stable condition, said his spokesman, Bob Gunnell.

Brown Family Calls Killings Of Wenjian Liu, Rafael Ramos ‘Senseless’ " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - The family of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black Missouri teen who was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., are speaking out after two NYPD officers were ambushed and shot to death in Brooklyn. "The family of Michael Brown condemns today's senseless killing of two NYPD officers.
Dec 20, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: Family Of Michael Brown Calls Ambush Killings Of 2 NYPD Officers ‘Senseless’ cbsloc.al/1waiudl

Police Unions, Others Blast De Blasio After Shooting Deaths Of 2 NYPD Cops

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - Police union officials blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio, saying the blood of two NYPD cops who were shot and killed in Brooklyn is on his hands. "There's blood on many hands tonight," Patrolmen's Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch said.
Dec 21, 2014

These cops blaming De Blasio for murders by a crazy person make strong argument for cultural change in PDs. newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/12/20/pol…

NYPD In Mourning After Officers Rafael Ramos, Wenjian Liu Gunned Down " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Flags are flying at half-mast at the New York Police Department's 84 th precinct in Downtown Brooklyn after two officers were gunned down Saturday afternoon while on duty. The two officers, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, were shot dead as they sat in their marked patrol car at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Dec 20, 2014

Flags are at half-staff at the NYPD's 84th Precinct in Downtown Brooklyn: cbsloc.al/1v7dTbS @wcbs880

Commissioner Bratton, Mayor De Blasio News Conference On 2 NYPD Officers Killed In Brooklyn

newyork.cbslocal.com — Commissioner Bill Bratton and Mayor Bill de Blasio gave remarks after two NYPD police officers were gunned down in Brooklyn.
Dec 20, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: UPDATE: Here are @BilldeBlasio & @CommissBratton's complete remarks on the killing of 2 #NYPD officers in Brooklyn. http://…

Bratton: Gunman Who Killed 2 NYPD Cops Made Anti-Police Online Posts

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said the gunman who ambushed and killed two police officers in Brooklyn had made online posts that were "very anti-police." Bratton choked up at a news conference Saturday as he talked about the fatal shootings of two officers in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Dec 20, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: Bratton: Gunman Who Killed 2 NYPD Cops Made Anti-Police Online Posts cbsloc.al/1zJqK9d

Man Dressed As Elf On The Shelf, Brian Chellis, Charged With DUI In NJ " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — RIVERDALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - A man posing as one of Santa's little helpers found himself on the naughty list early Friday morning. Police said a man man dressed as an elf has been charged with driving under the influence in Riverdale, New Jersey.
Dec 21, 2014

RT @LevonPutney: Man Dressed As Elf On The Shelf, Brian Chellis, Charged With DUI In NJ « CBS New York cbsloc.al/1zkhOcE

Police Investigating In Centereach After 18 Cars Have Windows Smashed " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Authorities are investigating after 18 cars were damaged in Centereach, Long Island. As WCBS 880's Sophia Hall reported, the windows were smashed in on car after car along seven different blocks. Some residents said they have glass coverage, but many do not and will now have to shell out hundreds of dollars to fix the damage.
Dec 21, 2014

my hometown: RT @CBSNewYork Centereach Residents Stunned After 18 Cars Vandalized cbsloc.al/1x7g2eJ

US Issues Travel Alert For Americans Traveling Abroad

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - The State Department has issued a worldwide travel alert for Americans. Authorities say U.S. citizens traveling abroad should be extra vigilant for possible threats in public venues. The move comes following the deadly hostage attack in Australia earlier this week in which a gunman took 17 people hostage at a cafe.
Dec 20, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: US Issues Travel Alert For Americans Traveling Abroad cbsloc.al/13N955L

Exchange Place, World Trade Center PATH Stations Reopening After Sandy " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - PATH's Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations reopen this weekend after nearly a year without weekend service because of Superstorm Sandy repairs and signal upgrades. The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey says approximately 280,000 square feet of metal tunnel surfaces and equipment were cleaned of salt residue left by Sandy and corroded metal was replaced.
Dec 19, 2014

RT @CBSNewYork: Exchange Place, World Trade Center PATH Stations Reopening After Sandy Repairs cbsloc.al/13kPqcw

Aggressive Raccoons Are Wreaking Havoc In West Harlem " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) - West Harlem residents say a posse of raccoons has taken over their neighborhoods and in some cases even broken into their homes. "They came in the kitchen, and they're not that friendly, and they also pushed the window screens in," Lauren Flanigan told CBS2's Tracee Carrasco.
Dec 19, 2014

Harlem Residents Are Fed Up With ‘Aggressive’ Raccoons Terrorizing Neighborhood: newyork.cbslocal.com/2014/12/18/wes…