Local News

New Jersey Drug Bust
Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office
April 15, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Authorities say they've broken up a heroin distribution ring that sold as much as $400,000 worth of drugs a month.
Read More
Mayor de Blasio lead testing
New York City Mayor's Office
April 15, 2019 - 4:19 pm
The city is spending $88 million to test 135,000 New York City Housing Authority apartments for lead.
Read More
Jackie Robinson Museum
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
April 15, 2019 - 3:52 pm
On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson broke a major color barrier when he became the first African-American player in Major League Baseball with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Read More
iStock / Getty Images
April 15, 2019 - 2:35 pm
Authorities say a child struck by a police cruiser in northern New Jersey has died from his injuries.
Read More
Synagogue Burglaries Suspect
April 15, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Police are searching for a burglar that has been targeting synagogues and churches in Brooklyn.
Read More
Bronx halfway house police shooting
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
April 15, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Police say a knife-wielding man was shot and killed by police Sunday night at a halfway house in the Bronx.
Read More
Hasidic Brooklyn
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
April 15, 2019 - 11:25 am
Some are worried that the measles outbreak centered in Brooklyn and Rockland County may be leading to an unfortunate side effect – a backlash against Jews.
Read More
Valley Stream plane crash
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
April 15, 2019 - 9:51 am
Three men walked away with minor injuries after their plane went down on the front lawn of a Long Island home on Sunday night.
Read More
Citi Bikes
Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
April 15, 2019 - 9:43 am
Citi Bike’s operator says it’s pulling pedal-assist “e-bikes” from its fleet after reports of a brake malfunction.
Read More
In this April 5, 2019, image made from a video, 100-year-old Tao Porchon-Lynch teaches a yoga class in Hartsdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
April 15, 2019 - 8:39 am
HARTSDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A 100-year-old yoga instructor has no plans to stop practicing and teaching. On a spring day in Hartsdale, a northern suburb of New York City where she leads her classes, Tao Porchon-Lynch said she first encountered the ancient practice at age 7 in her native India. Strolling...
Read More