Local News

Driving Simulator
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
July 25, 2019 - 1:58 pm
Suffolk County on Thursday unveiled a new program to teach teenagers how to be cautious on the roads.
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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
July 25, 2019 - 1:19 pm
Rockland County is allowing its measles state of emergency to expire at midnight.
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Lila Nordstrom
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 25, 2019 - 1:01 pm
President Donald Trump on Friday is expected to sign legislation that will replenish and make permanent the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, which will cover more than just first responders.
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Southwest Airlines
Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
July 25, 2019 - 11:09 am
Southwest Airlines is pulling out of New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport following extensive delays caused by the FAA's grounding of the Boeing 737 Max.
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Amtrak Acela train
Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Amtrak
July 25, 2019 - 10:00 am
Amtrak is going to launch nonstop service between New York and Washington this fall.
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Jeffrey Epstein
Uma Sanghvi/Palm Beach Post via AP, File
July 25, 2019 - 9:47 am
Financier Jeffrey Epstein is reportedly on suicide watch after he was found injured and lying semi-conscious in the fetal position inside of his New York City jail cell early Tuesday morning, according to NBC New York .
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Stan Lee
Sthanlee B. Mirador/SIPA USA
July 25, 2019 - 9:19 am
Stan Lee will have a Bronx street named after him.
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MTA Board
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 25, 2019 - 7:16 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The MTA approved a reorganization plan Wednesday that may cut thousands of jobs. An outside consultant was brought in to review the agency's corporate structure and help create this transformation plan. The plan would bring in a new chief transformation officer but could...
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Police line
July 25, 2019 - 6:46 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – A 13-year-old girl appears to be the latest victim of a stray bullet. The girl was shot in the shoulder while sitting on a bench at St. Andew's playground in Bedstuy just before 8 p.m. on Wednesday. The victim was taken to Kings County Hospital, and her injuries are not life-...
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Jennifer Dulos
July 24, 2019 - 7:20 pm
The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five wants two charges against him dropped.
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