Local News

December 07, 2018 - 11:34 am
A Jewish math teacher is suing a Catholic school in New Jersey. Jacob Rabinowitz claims officials at Joseph Regional High School in Montvale tolerated anti-semitic behavior and graffiti directed at him, and then fired him when complained about it.
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December 07, 2018 - 10:55 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- It's been a busy week for Cardi B. Two days after the Grammy nominee announced she was spliiting from her husband, Offset, she was in court in NYC. A judge issued orders of protection Friday against the platinum rapper in a case involving a melee at a New York strip club...
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December 07, 2018 - 10:27 am
A 27-year-old woman who went into labor inside a police holding cell in the Bronx and was forced to give birth while handcuffed to a bed, is now suing.
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Marla Diamond
December 07, 2018 - 9:27 am
A broken elevator is preventing the Park West Facility at Columbus Avenue at West 94th Street from accepting packages this holiday season, and it couldn't happen at a worse time.
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December 07, 2018 - 9:03 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The rusting remnants of the Tappan Zee Bridge may come down with a bang after all. A decision is expected within days or weeks about how to bring down a damaged section of the old bridge, and explosives are reportedly being considered to finish the job. The center span of the...
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LIRR Train
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December 07, 2018 - 5:00 am
A gunman opened fire inside a Long Island Rail Road car 25 years ago on Dec. 7, 1993, killing six people and injuring 19 others before being tackled by passengers while reloading his weapon.
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Robert Gonzalez
Rochester Police
December 06, 2018 - 7:42 pm
The ex-convict accused of kidnapping a teenager girl this week has been arrested on sexual abuse charges.
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Newark Skyline
December 06, 2018 - 7:26 pm
New Jersey's largest city is forming a commission to make sure new development in the city doesn't displace poor and working-class residents.
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Hospital corridor
December 06, 2018 - 7:15 pm
The CEO of a New Jersey hospital has resigned following an outbreak that may have claimed the lives of three infants.
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Recreational Marijuana
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December 06, 2018 - 6:46 pm
Recreational marijuana isn’t legal In New York, but local politicians are already making proposals on how to spend the money the drug would bring in.
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