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Anton Tony Bugala
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Sophia Hall
November 11, 2019 - 12:38 pm
An East Patchogue soldier who died in World War II was honored by his hometown recently when the community renamed a street after him.
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Robert Holden, Queens City Councilmember
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Kristie Keleshian
November 11, 2019 - 11:13 am
Queens City Councilmember Robert Holden has accused the city's Department of Education of failing to act on grade fraud.
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Suffolk County police
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Kristie Keleshian
November 11, 2019 - 10:21 am
Suffolk County Police have launched a new app that allows tipsters to anonymously report crimes on their phones.
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Mattituck Inlet, Long Island
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 11, 2019 - 9:58 am
One person is dead and three seriously injured after a boat crash on Long Island on Sunday night.
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Police Lights Daytime (Getty)
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 11, 2019 - 7:57 am
Police are investigating severeal anti-Semitic egging attacks that occurred over the weekend in Brooklyn.
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Tip jar robberies
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 6:16 pm
Police are looking for two men they say have been stealing tip jars from businesses and hitting people who tried to stop them.
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NYPD Suicide
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Police say two people were shot dead and a third victim was wounded in a murder-suicide inside a New York City apartment.
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Veterans
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 6:04 pm
Gov. Cuomo says application fees for the State University of New York and City University of New York systems will be waived for veterans and their spouses.
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Protected bike lane
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Thousands of on-street parking spaces have been lost over the past two years in New York City, according to a new analysis.
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Schumer
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the Department of Justice to implement a law that would give schools, after-school programs and other places caring for vulnerable people special access to the national list of sex offenders before hiring workers.
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