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Cynthia Nixon
Photo by Anthony Behar
March 07, 2018 - 4:17 pm
Actress Cynthia Nixon is reportedly a step closer to mounting a primary challenge against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Nor'easter Hits Tri-State Area
Mark Vergari/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 07, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Those who decided to brave the storm and head into work this morning could face a difficult ride home.
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Children Hit, Killed By Vehicle In Park Slope
Carlos Torres
March 07, 2018 - 3:06 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is mortified by the deaths of two children hit by a driver in Park Slope, Brooklyn this week – because the person behind the wheel had a long history of violations and medical issues. As WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported, NYPD Chief of...
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NYC Schools Open During Nor'easter
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 2:42 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday defended the decision to keep New York City Public Schools open despite a strong nor’easter sweeping through the area.
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Newark Liberty International Airport
Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 2:10 pm
While flights were still arriving and departing Wednesday, numerous flights were canceled at the three major airports as a nor’easter slammed the area.
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Nor'easter Hits Tri-State Area
Mark Vergari/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 07, 2018 - 1:34 pm
The storm got off to a wet and slow start in the morning but intensified with a bang around noon with heavy, quick-falling snow and reports of thunder and lightning. Heavy, wet snow and dangerous conditions persisted into the evening.
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Long Island Flooding
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 1:27 pm
Snow accumulation numbers from the nor’easter Wednesday were expected to be lower on Long Island, but some areas dealt with major flooding, as well as dangerous conditions on the roads.
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Millburn, New Jersey Snow
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 1:10 pm
As a nor’easter intensified in the Tri-State Area Wednesday afternoon, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy warned that the roads will likely be dangerous – and also expressed frustration that so many New Jerseyans remained without power because of another storm last week.
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Snow In Connecticut
Mark Mirko/Hartford Courant/TNS
March 07, 2018 - 10:29 am
As a nor’easter pounded the area Wednesday, Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy advised drivers to stay off the roads.
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White Plains Snow
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
March 07, 2018 - 9:46 am
Some areas north and west of New York City were expected to see 20 inches or more of accumulation from the nor’easter pounding the area Wednesday.
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