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June 13, 2019 - 5:38 pm
Neighbors of a woman found dead earlier this week in her New Jersey apartment had told police they heard screams the day she died.
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Stuyvesant High School
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June 13, 2019 - 5:27 pm
A late push was made in Albany on Thursday to get rid of the admissions tests for the city’s elite high schools.
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Cuba Gooding Jr.
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June 13, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Cuba Gooding Jr.'s lawyer says surveillance video will clear the actor of sex assault allegations at a Times Square bar.
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Corey Johnson
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June 13, 2019 - 3:52 pm
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Thursday weighed in on calls to crack down on the number of helicopters flying over New York City.
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Keith Mauro and wife
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June 13, 2019 - 3:10 pm
PORT JEFFERSON, N.Y. (WCBS 880) — A local charity has transformed life for one Long Island family. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, Keith Mauro has been battling ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, for several years. The disease has gotten progressively worse and the Port Jefferson man can no longer...
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helicopter laser pointing house
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June 13, 2019 - 1:31 pm
A quiet Long Island town was unsettled Wednesday night when police responded to reports of a man pointing a laser at a military helicopter.
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June 13, 2019 - 12:39 pm
New York City’s police commissioner on Thursday took a side in the ongoing debate over electronic bicycles and scooters.
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Midwood, Brooklyn fire
June 13, 2019 - 11:28 am
The four-alarm blaze broke out just after 4 a.m. in a home on East 17th Street and Avenue O in the Midwood section of the borough.
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NYC's Museum Of Natural History
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June 13, 2019 - 11:06 am
Ground has been broken on a new state of the art science building for the American Museum of Natural History.
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June 13, 2019 - 10:37 am
The incident is under investigation.
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