Local News

NYPD viral baby video
Nyashia Ferguson
December 15, 2018 - 12:50 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- A more complicated story is emerging from a witness video gone viral that shows a tug-of-war between a New York mother with a toddler and police yanking the boy from her. Police said Friday that an internal review found Jazmine Headley used the child as a shield to avoid...
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Anthony Behar
December 15, 2018 - 12:10 pm
Multiple attacks this past week in Brooklyn left three EMTs injured, and now their union says such attacks are increasing and it's demanding the city do more to protect the responders.
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Toy Store
Scott Olson/Getty Images
December 14, 2018 - 6:22 pm
Families in need on Staten Island will be able to pick up free toys this weekend thanks to the generosity of Where to Turn.
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Bike lane
December 14, 2018 - 5:47 pm
Advocates are calling for safer streets in New York City after another bicyclist was killed in East New York Friday morning.
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movie theater seats
December 14, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Movies can leave you with all kinds of different feelings — but itchy shouldn’t be one of them, according to one City Councilman.
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Tappan Zee Bridge Mario Cuomo Bridge
John Meore/The Journal News
December 14, 2018 - 1:56 pm
A former safety inspector at the new Tappan Zee Bridge claims workers knew that new bolts holding the bridge together were defective but they kept hush about it for fear it might halt the entire project.
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Loose Cash on Route 3
Sabrina Quagliozzi
December 14, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Thousands of dollars have been returned since an armored truck dumped cash onto a New Jersey highway during the morning rush hour Thursday, but police are still trying to get back the rest.
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Cuomo L train
Gov. Andrew Cuomo/Flickr
December 14, 2018 - 12:24 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and a group of experts toured the L train tunnel that connects Brooklyn and Manhattan on Friday morning, with a looming shutdown just months away.
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Sandy Hook School
Photo by Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant/TNS
December 14, 2018 - 11:10 am
Newtown police say the threat was made at about 9 a.m. Friday and the school was evacuated. Lt. Aaron Bahamonde says there's a heightened level of anxiety in town on the anniversary and the school superintendent decided to cancel remaining classes.
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Subway Times Square
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
December 14, 2018 - 10:53 am
A woman was attacked after bumping into someone on a crowded train Tuesday. Another woman was pushed onto the subway tracks by a man at the Union Square station before onlookers helped her. The incidents are part of a disturbing trend upwards in transit crime this year.
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