Local News

Puppies rescued from Danbury fire
Mayor Mark Boughton/Twitter
January 04, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Firefighters and good Samaritans jumped into action to rescue nearly 100 puppies from a Connecticut pet store after a fire broke out in a nearby building.
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Eliot Engel
Seth Harrison/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK
January 04, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Over two dozen Westchester County residents being held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement have been moved to Alabama, where Rep. Eliot Engel believes they won’t have access to basic legal assistance.
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23rd Street subway station
Dreamstime
January 04, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The NYPD says a 5-year-old boy who wandered out of school without anyone noticing was found on a subway platform.
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Suffolk County Scams
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
January 04, 2019 - 2:08 pm
A 79-year-old woman is speaking out months after she became the victim of a telephone scam, in which she lost $8,000, to prevent other elders from falling into a similar trap.
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MetroCard Machine
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
January 04, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio and city officials outlined their plan Friday to introduce a program offering discounted MetroCards to low income New Yorkers.
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U.S. Coast Guard
Dreamstime
January 04, 2019 - 1:20 pm
The Coast Guard, an agency not funded during the government shutdown, is getting some much-needed help in New Jersey.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
David McKay Wilson/The Journal News
January 04, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday defended his decision to shift gears at the eleventh hour and cancel a planned 15-month shutdown of the L train.
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East River
Dreamstime
January 04, 2019 - 12:22 pm
A huge floating billboard spotted in New York City's waterways is catching the attention of local officials.
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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy
Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
January 04, 2019 - 10:47 am
A woman accusing a former staffer for Gov. Phil Murphy of raping her plans to sue New Jersey for inflicting emotional distress.
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Isiah McGill
NYPD
January 04, 2019 - 9:40 am
The NYPD is searching for a robbery suspect who made a daring escape by jumping out of a second-story window of a Brooklyn police station.
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