Local News

Queensbridge Houses Guns
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 1:53 pm
The NYPD on Thursday announced a drug dealer takedown in the city's biggest public housing complex.
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Transgender New Yorkers Sue Restaurant
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 1:43 pm
A group of transgender New Yorkers has filed a civil rights lawsuit after being denied service in a Harlem restaurant.
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Jones Beach Feral Cats
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 11:32 am
Feral cats will be removed from Jones Beach after a conservation group sued, claiming the animals were harming an endangered species.
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Gov. Phil Murphy, NJ Tranti
Mike Sugerman/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 10:13 am
Murphy has scheduled an 11 a.m. closed door meeting with officials Thursday to talk about the ongoing problems with train cancellations, delays and overcrowding.
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Goats, Sheep Escape Hackettstown Auction
Hackettstown Police Department
August 09, 2018 - 9:49 am
More than 75 sheep and goats escaped during a livestock auction around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
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Prospect School in Hempstead Hit By Lightning
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
August 09, 2018 - 8:43 am
The race is on to repair a Long Island school damaged by a lightning strike and fire this week.
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August 09, 2018 - 7:41 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Police are searching for a violent, knife-wielding man wanted in connection with a spate of muggings in Queens. The knife is possibly a machete and police say the suspect has robbed five women in their 20s since July 28 - the last attack taking place in Astoria on Sunday. In...
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Congressman Chris Collins
August 09, 2018 - 6:48 am
Western New York Congressman Chris Collins and his son have been indicted on securities fraud charges.
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City Council Inwood Rezoning Protest
WCBS 880
August 08, 2018 - 7:26 pm
A plan to rezone Inwood in Upper Manhattan was approved in the City Council Wednesday, but the vote was not without opposition.
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Manhattan Arson Suspect
August 08, 2018 - 6:56 pm
Police on Wednesday apprehended a suspect who they believe has been setting fires in garbage cans in Manhattan fast food restaurants.
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