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Phil Murphy on the Jersey Shore
New Jersey Governor's Office
May 24, 2019 - 3:05 pm
The Jersey Shore is open for business this Memorial Day weekend and Gov. Phil Murphy says years of restoration work have made the beaches better than ever.
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Jersey Shore
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May 24, 2019 - 2:46 pm
As people flock to the beaches of New Jersey this Memorial Day weekend, they may have to deal with an unwanted guest.
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9/11 Memorial
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
May 24, 2019 - 2:16 pm
The state Senate has approved a bill that would require New York's public schools to mark each Sept. 11 as a day of remembrance with a brief moment of silence.
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Sexual harassment hearing
May 24, 2019 - 1:34 pm
With less than two weeks left in the legislative session in Albany, there's a last-minute push from lawmakers hoping to toughen the state's sexual harassment laws.
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Jerry Nadler falls ill
Rich Lamb/WCBS 880
May 24, 2019 - 12:33 pm
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler appeared to have fallen ill during a press conference with Mayor De Blasio on the Upper West Side Friday morning.
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Jose Simms
Torrington Police
May 24, 2019 - 11:26 am
Police in Connecticut say a fugitive has so far failed to honor an agreement to surrender once enough people responded positively to his wanted poster on social media.
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Chabad of Staten Island
Photo courtesy of Congressman Max Rose
May 24, 2019 - 11:12 am
Messages of hate have rocked a community on Staten Island.
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May 24, 2019 - 10:29 am
An investigation into allegations of sexual abuse against a Bronx doctor found that that the warning signs were there and more could have been done to stop the predator.
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Subway brake-pulling suspect
May 24, 2019 - 10:01 am
Police have arrested a suspect, 23-year-old Isaiah Thompson of Brooklyn, for pulling the emergency brake on a northbound 2 train at the 14th Street station on Tuesday.
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Subway tracks
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May 24, 2019 - 9:53 am
The search is on for a puppy that slipped out of its harness and ran onto the subway tracks at Herald Square.
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