Local News

New York City Subway
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Steve Burns
January 24, 2020 - 2:55 pm
Andy Byford’s abrupt exit from the Metropolitan Transit Authority on Thursday has led to renewed calls for a change in the agency’s governing structure.
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Coronavirus
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Erica Brosnan
January 24, 2020 - 12:41 pm
At least four people are currently “under investigation” in New York for the potentially fatal coronavirus, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office.
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Swag The Piggy
Rockland County Missing Pets Volunteer Group
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 24, 2020 - 12:34 pm
A pig that was found in a front yard in Nanuet on Thursday has been rescued and reunited with her owner.
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Michael Valva, Thomas Valva
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Sophia Hall
January 24, 2020 - 11:23 am
An arrest has been made in the death of an 8-year-old boy found lifeless in his driveway on Long Island last week.
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Ahmad Khan Rahimi
Union County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
January 24, 2020 - 10:27 am
An Afghan-born U.S. citizen already serving a life prison term for a bombing in New York City faces sentencing Friday for multiple counts of attempted murder and assault stemming from a shootout with police in New Jersey in 2016.
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Coronavirus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 24, 2020 - 7:26 am
A patient hospitalized at Hackensack University Medical Center on Thursday night doesn’t have coronavirus, a disease that has shut down parts of China and led to fears of a global epidemic.
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Chinatown fire
FDNY
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 24, 2020 - 7:06 am
A man was critically injured and eight firefighters were also hurt when a fire erupted at a Chinatown building housing nonprofits, a community center and reportedly archives of the Museum of Chinese in America.
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FILE- This Aug. 1, 2018 file photo, shows a 3D printed gun called the Liberator, in Austin, Texas. Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia have filed a lawsuit challenging a federal regulation that could allow blueprints for making guns on 3D printers to be posted on the internet.  New York Attorney General Tish James is helping to lead the coalition, which filed the lawsuit Thursday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 7:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging a federal regulation that could allow blueprints for making guns on 3D printers to be posted on the internet. New York Attorney General Tish James, who helped lead the coalition of...
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Nicole DuFault
Essex County Prosecutor's Office
Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 7:20 pm
A former New Jersey high school teacher who was charged with having sex with multiple students pleaded guilty on the eve of her criminal trial.
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Recreational Marijuana
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Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 7:02 pm
Connecticut lawmakers plant to revisit the idea of allowing recreational use of marijuana among individuals 21 and over in the new legislative session.
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