Local News

Ydanis Rodriguez
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
January 09, 2019 - 1:14 pm
One week after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that work on the Canarsie Tunnel would not require the complete shutdown of the L train, elected officials are demanding the city by reimbursed for the mitigation plan.
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Copiague LIRR Station
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
January 09, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Town of Babylon attorney Joseph Wilson says they want to start charging non-residents $200 a year and residents $65 per year for parking permits at the LIRR's Copiague station.
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School security guard
January 09, 2019 - 12:36 pm
A high school security guard on Long Island has been fired for leaving his gun unattended inside the building.
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Bill de Blasio paid time off
January 09, 2019 - 11:28 am
A day after announcing health care for all New York City residents, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a new proposal Wednesday that would require two weeks paid time off per year for most workers in the city.
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Jameek Lowery
Joshua Jongsma/NorthJersey.com/WCBS 880
January 09, 2019 - 11:20 am
Demonstrators say they were maced by police Tuesday night as they protested the death of a 27-year-old man who died after recording himself at police headquarters, paranoid and begging for water.
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Snapchat bullies
January 09, 2019 - 8:40 am
Two bullies tormented and attacked an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn, and the whole encounter was caught on video and posted to Snapchat.
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Wall Township Officer Michael Malone
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
January 09, 2019 - 7:00 am
A chance meeting between a Jersey Shore police officer and a World War II hero led to a strong friendship, a war memorial and now a series of generation donations to multiple charities.
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Flu vaccine
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
January 08, 2019 - 6:16 pm
The first flu death of the season has been confirmed in New Jersey.
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Cuomo L train
Gov. Andrew Cuomo/Flickr
January 08, 2019 - 5:55 pm
The MTA says it’s not going to be so quick to give the go-ahead to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to avert a shutdown of the L train.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
January 08, 2019 - 5:41 pm
Health officials are cautioning New York residents as the state continues to battle the worst measles outbreak in decades.
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