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Cameron Gulbransen
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
May 02, 2018 - 2:07 pm
OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- A new federal law requiring backup cameras in vehicles was named after a little Long Island boy who died in 2002. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, the boy’s father fought for 16 years for the law. Dr. Greg Gulbransen and his wife looked at a photo of their 2-year-...
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Stand For The Second Protest
WCBS 880
May 02, 2018 - 1:31 pm
Students walked out at schools across the country Wednesday, but this time in support of gun rights.
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Southwest Airlines Flight 957
Handout/@ChaikelK via Twitter
May 02, 2018 - 12:12 pm
There were no reports of injuries after Flight 957 landed safely at Cleveland's Hopkins International Airport on Wednesday morning.
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Cashless Tolls
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
May 02, 2018 - 9:33 am
Lawmakers are considering bringing tolls back to Connecticut with discounts for residents and commuters.
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Long Island Robbery Suspect
Suffolk County Police
May 02, 2018 - 9:15 am
On Saturday, police released a surveillance image of a man wearing a surgical mask during an April 24 robbery at an East Patchogue gas station. Two days later, 50-year-old Marchell Rountree, 50, of Bellport came forward and told police his mother was able to identify him from the picture.
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Times Square
Xinhua/Sipa USA
May 02, 2018 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Spring has suddenly turned to summer in New York City and already we are getting our first air quality alert. It's in effect between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. for the entire Tri-State area. People with respiratory issues or heart disease are being advised to limit their outdoor...
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Queens Attack Person of Interest
NYPD
May 02, 2018 - 7:58 am
The NYPD has released surveillance video of a man identified as a person of interest in connection to the brutal beating of a mom in Queens.
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Mamaroneck Incident
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
May 01, 2018 - 8:15 pm
Charges are have been leveled against the mother of a 2-year-old Mamaroneck girl who died Saturday.
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Voting
Dreamstime
May 01, 2018 - 7:27 pm
New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, Comptroller Scott Stringer, and Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams on Tuesday called on the Mayoral Charter Revision Commission to approve instant runoff voting.
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Newark Mayor Mayor Ras Baraka
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
May 01, 2018 - 7:05 pm
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka wants free legal help for low-income renters battling their landlords.
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