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Marla Diamond
December 09, 2019 - 11:44 am
An off-duty NYPD officer involved in a deadly two-car collision in Brooklyn early Sunday has been released from custody pending an investigation.
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Queens subway assault
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December 09, 2019 - 11:15 am
Police are looking for a man who attacked a woman with an umbrella at a subway station in Queens.
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Sewage backup in Queens
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Sean Adams
December 09, 2019 - 11:00 am
Pumps are running around the clock to stop sewage from re-entering homes in Queens, where officials have yet to find a permanent fix for a sewer main backup that flooded basements with human waste last week.
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Kimberly Dole
December 09, 2019 - 8:31 am
Lawyers for T-Mobile and Sprint are heading to a Manhattan courtroom on Monday to argue in favor of their $26.5 billion merger.
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Kimberly Dole
December 09, 2019 - 8:17 am
A Queens mother is facing charges after leaving her child inside a car alone while she shopped, police say.
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9/11
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 7:52 pm
We already know toxic dust in and around Ground Zero didn’t discriminate.
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Schumer paid family leave
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December 08, 2019 - 5:49 pm
Federal employees will soon be able to take advantage of paid parental leave—and some hope that will put pressure on private companies to start offering it too.
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December 08, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Police say a man is accused of fatally stabbing his mother outside their Long Island home.
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Subway police
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 08, 2019 - 5:14 pm
More than 500 officers are set to be added to the MTA lineup, an idea that is facing both praise and criticism since the transit agency is under significant debt.
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SNAP benefits
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Kristie Keleshian
December 08, 2019 - 3:56 pm
Nearly 700,000 people may not qualify for food stamps anymore after the Trump administration made changes to the program last week, so a state senator and a local organization are working together to start a food drive through the end of the year to help those in need.
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