Local News

2-year-old slashed
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 12:39 pm
A 35-year-old man was arrested Friday, two days after a 2-year-old boy was slashed across the face as the child was being pushed in a stroller in Manhattan.
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Black Lives Matter mural
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 11:45 am
The painting of a Black Lives Matter mural outside Trump Tower is on pause due to what the mayor says are logistical issues.
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Atlantic City Casinos
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Peter Haskell
July 02, 2020 - 9:25 am
For the first time in 108 days, slot machines will beep, dice will tumble and cards will be dealt at Atlantic City's casinos Thursday as they reopen amid a coronavirus pandemic.
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Outdoor dining Connecticut coronavirus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 8:50 am
Gov. Ned Lamont told WCBS 880 Thursday that Connecticut is not considering a pause on indoor dining but that the state’s reopening could be rolled back if residents let down their guard and cases begin to rise in the state as they have elsewhere in the U.S.
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Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 7:39 am
New Jersey is among three states that have legalized betting on the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest.
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Brooklyn building collapse
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 8:22 pm
A Brooklyn building housing a fitness center suddenly collapsed Wednesday afternoon, causing minor injuries to at least one person.
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George Floyd protest
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 8:16 pm
A dispute between neighbors over work being done at a New Jersey home this week sparked a brief anti-racism protest march after video of the confrontation was posted on social media.
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High school hallway
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Kevin Rincon
July 01, 2020 - 7:57 pm
The New Jersey State Board of Education voted on Wednesday to return full local control to the Newark School District.
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Arthur Avenue Bronx
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 6:07 pm
Restaurant owners in the Bronx are hoping outdoor dining can become a normal part of life after coronavirus.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 5:36 pm
City Hall announced Wednesday Mayor Bill de Blasio’s press secretary Freddi Goldstein and his communications director Wiley Norvell would be departing their positions.
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