Local News

Limo Crash Site
AP Photo/Hans Pennink
November 19, 2018 - 3:41 pm
The parents of one of the 20 people killed in an upstate New York limousine crash are suing the operators of the vehicle.
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Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
November 19, 2018 - 3:40 pm
Some people will have more to be thankful for this Thanksgiving thanks to food pantries that commit to providing holiday meals for all those in need.
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James O'Neill
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
November 19, 2018 - 1:45 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Police Commissioner James O’Neill is standing by the promotion of the commander of a Staten Island precinct despite multiple officers and the president of the NYPD sergeants union protesting the decision. O’Neill said the single internal affairs complaint lodged against Capt...
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Madeline Singas
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
November 19, 2018 - 1:07 pm
From Hempstead to Freeport to Long Beach to Glen Cove, major crimes including murder, rape, assault, burglary, robbery and vehicle thefts fell dramatically in the past four years by 25 percent, said District Attorney Madeline Singas.
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Karina Vetrano
Twitter/Chief Dermot Shea
November 19, 2018 - 12:51 pm
Closing arguments were underway Monday in the murder trial of the man accused of killing Howard Beach jogger Karina Vetrano in 2016.
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Peeling Paint
Kutizoltan/Dreamstime.com
November 19, 2018 - 9:33 am
A new report shows the city challenged tests that revealed elevated lead levels at New York City Housing Authority apartments for years.
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Subway Swastika Sticker Suspect
NYPD
November 19, 2018 - 8:57 am
The NYPD is looking for a man who placed a swastika sticked inside a subway train as it entered the Bleecker Street Station in the East Village earlier this month.
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Recreational Marijuana
Photo by Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group/TNS/Sipa USA
November 19, 2018 - 8:11 am
Hoboken is the latest spot in New Jersey to contemplate what a weed-filled future might look like.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Bob Karp/The Record via USA TODAY NETWORK
November 19, 2018 - 7:41 am
After Thursday’s commute from hell that left drivers on the New Jersey Turnpike and other major roadways for hours, Gov. Phil Murphy is not taking any chances with more bad weather on the way this week.
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Staten Island Ferry Terminal
Dreamstime
November 18, 2018 - 5:22 pm
A troubling security breakdown is coming to light at the Staten Island Ferry’s St. George Ferry Terminal.
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