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Westchester Rollover Crash
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Three people were killed in an early morning crash on the Cross County Parkway in Mount Vernon on Friday.
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Coronavirus NYC outdoor dining
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 12:49 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday announced that outdoor dining in New York City will continue year-round.
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USS Intrepid
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 11:12 am
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is reopening to the public Friday after being closed for months due to the pandemic.
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Francesca Kiel
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 24, 2020 - 8:29 pm
A 23-year-old Lynbrook woman was sentenced on Thursday to 13 years in prison for her role in an attack that resulted in the death of her mother.
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Plastic bag New York
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Steve Burns
September 24, 2020 - 7:52 pm
A bill banning the use of single-use plastic and paper bags in New Jersey was sent for Gov. Phil Murphy’s approval on Thursday.
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Phil Murphy and Anthony Fauci
Gov. Phil Murphy
Marta Zielinska
September 24, 2020 - 7:30 pm
The nation's top infectious disease expert had some good news for New Jersey.
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Ned Lamont
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Erica Brosnan
September 24, 2020 - 6:57 pm
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont on Thursday announced the state will be moving into Phase 3 of its reopening in early October.
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Mosquito testing
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 24, 2020 - 6:05 pm
Health officials have reported New York City's first confirmed fatality from West Nile virus this year.
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Food cart in New York City.
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Steve Burns
September 24, 2020 - 6:04 pm
New York City’s street vendors say times are tough and the city is making it even more difficult to survive through the coronavirus pandemic.
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New York state has launched a COVID-19 dashboard to keep track of cases at SUNY schools, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday.
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Sophia Hall
September 24, 2020 - 4:37 pm
A Long Island college on Thursday was hailed as an example as to how higher learning institutions should be handling the coronavirus pandemic.
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