Local News

George Washington Bridge
iStock / Getty Images
June 15, 2019 - 1:15 pm
The family of a swimmer who went missing during a 120-mile race down the Hudson River says he is dead.
Read More
Ryan Lindquist
Nassau County Police
June 15, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Police say they've arrested a Long Island man in the death of his lover, who was found stabbed more than 100 times at his home in Merrick earlier this month.
Read More
Ray Downey
WCBS 880
June 15, 2019 - 11:51 am
The first Father’s Day after 9/11 left a void in the lives of thousands of families, so a family on Long Island started a tradition to create some good from their personal loss.
Read More
Police Lights Daytime (Getty)
iStock / Getty Images
June 14, 2019 - 8:07 pm
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A Delaware man found outside a New Jersey elementary school with a loaded gun and additional ammunition is now facing numerous charges. Union County prosecutors say police went to the Tamaques school in Westfield just before 4 p.m. Thursday after authorities in Delaware told...
Read More
Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
June 14, 2019 - 7:20 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed a landmark bill to approve new rental protections for more than a million tenants in and around New York City.
Read More
NYPD Police Vehicle
Getty Images
June 14, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Police say a 29-year-old officer has died after shooting himself behind a Staten Island precinct Friday afternoon.
Read More
NJ Transit
Spencer Platt / Staff
June 14, 2019 - 5:56 pm
In the 18 months since Gov. Phil Murphy took office, New Jersey Transit has hit some new lows.
Read More
New Jersey Dogs Rescued
Monmouth County SPCA
June 14, 2019 - 5:21 pm
A former Westminster Dog Show winning breeder who co-owns a kennel where nearly 200 dogs were reportedly living in squalor says the kennel had fallen on hard times.
Read More
Lesandro Guzman-Feliz
June 14, 2019 - 3:40 pm
All five gang members on trial for the stabbing death 15-year-old Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz have been found guilty of first-degree murder.
Read More
Mayor Bill de Blasio
Sean Rayford/Getty Images
June 14, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday joined the call to ban all commercial helicopter traffic from Manhattan following Monday’s deadly crash in Midtown.
Read More