Local News

Jameek Lowery
Joshua Jongsma/NorthJersey.com/WCBS 880
January 10, 2019 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Tensions in New Jersey's third largest city ran high a second night following the death of a man who went to police headquarters over the weekend. Jameek Lowery , 27, called 911 at 2:45 a.m. Sunday and told a dispatcher he has taken ecstasy and was at Wendy's. He then made...
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Steven Pollard
January 10, 2019 - 10:44 am
New York's bravest can expect new training on how to safely get across gaps in roadways following the death of a Brooklyn firefighter.
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© Konstantin Shishkin | Dreamstime.com
January 10, 2019 - 8:41 am
A man taking a shower was injured Wednesday night when a rain of rubble punched through the roof of a six-story building on the Upper East Side.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
January 10, 2019 - 7:00 am
Could the recent rollout of new city programs be a sign that Mayor Bill de Blasio is eyeing a run at the White House?
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Court House
January 09, 2019 - 6:51 pm
A school teacher in Rockland County has been awarded $4 million by a jury, winning her libel case against a local blogger.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
David McKay Wilson/The Journal News
January 09, 2019 - 6:17 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to give authorities greater power to seize the license plates of unsafe or unauthorized vehicles following an upstate limousine crash that killed 20 people.
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Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman
Xinhua/Alejandro Ayala
January 09, 2019 - 5:59 pm
Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman texted his wife while he was on the run after narrowly avoiding capture in 2012.
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NYPD subway
Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images
January 09, 2019 - 5:52 pm
The NYPD said Wednesday that it is reviewing a bloody confrontation that took place in Washington Heights Tuesday afternoon.
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Queens District Attorney Richard Brown
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
January 09, 2019 - 4:53 pm
Longtime Queens District Attorney Richard Brown says he will not run for re-election in November.
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Opioid drugs
Lacy Atkins / The Tennessean
January 09, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Drug related deaths in New Jersey were up in 2018 for the fourth year in a row.
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