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Michael Valva, Thomas Valva
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Sophia Hall
January 24, 2020 - 7:50 pm
An NYPD transit officer and his fiancée have been arrested in the death of the officer's 8-year-old son, who authorities say froze to death.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 24, 2020 - 7:34 pm
A New Jersey man has been charged with murder in the death of his 6-week-old daughter.
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Rosie Perez
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Marla Diamond
January 24, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Jurors in the Harvey Weinstein trial on Friday heard from an expert whose work centers on dispelling myths about rape.
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Associated Press
January 24, 2020 - 6:08 pm
A Connecticut man has been arrested on suspicion of threatening to kill police officers and suggesting he's a member of the Islamic State terrorist group in messages scrawled in local buildings.
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Dermot Shea
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Steve Burns
January 24, 2020 - 5:23 pm
NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea on Friday amped up his criticisms of New York State’s bail reform law.
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New Jersey Human Trafficking Panel
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Associated Press
January 24, 2020 - 3:56 pm
New Jersey has failed over the past five years to fully carry out a state law aimed at preventing human trafficking by skipping a requirement to issue annual reports on prevention efforts, The Associated Press has found.
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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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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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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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