Local News

New York Cares Coat Drive
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
November 15, 2018 - 1:07 pm
New York Cares has kicked off its annual coat drive.
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NYC Taxis
November 15, 2018 - 12:55 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Another New York City taxi driver has taken his own life. That brings the total number of cabbie suicides to eight this year. The taxi and limousine commissioned confirmed the death Wednesday of driver Roy Kim. Many city cabbies have been struggling financially in the face of...
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Subway turnstile
Littleny | Dreamstime.com
November 15, 2018 - 12:51 pm
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Thursday announced the agency was on track to initiate fare and toll hikes of roughly 4 percent for 2019 and 2021.
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The Wanaque Center for Nursing And Rehabilitation
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com
November 15, 2018 - 7:43 am
There will be no more admissions at the Wanaque nursing home where a virus outbreak killed 10 children.
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Amazon Headquarters
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
November 14, 2018 - 6:37 pm
While protesters gathered in Long Island City Wednesday to rally against the decision to build Amazon’s second headquarters in Queens, others were looking forward to the possible improvements that may come from the deal.
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Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
November 14, 2018 - 5:25 pm
A federal judge has strongly rejected New York City’s $2 billion deal with the federal government to fix NYCHA.
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pot holes
November 14, 2018 - 4:25 pm
The poor condition of roads in New York could be costing drivers more than a combined $20 billion each year, according to a new report.
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Drug bust
November 14, 2018 - 3:19 pm
A Huntington Station home that housed a 1-month-old was the base for a million dollar cocaine and crack cocaine operation, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office.
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Powerball winner Robert Bailey
New York Lottery/Facebook
November 14, 2018 - 2:45 pm
The winner of the biggest jackpot in New York state lottery history has been revealed.
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Subway Beating
November 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm
A question by an 8-year-old boy set off a violent confrontation between two women and the child's mother on a New York City subway train earlier this month.
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