Local News

Steve Scott, Sen. Richard Blumenthal
WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 2:42 pm
In the wake of a helicopter crash in the East River that left five people dead Sunday evening, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) said he is “deeply concerned” about tourist helicopters.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Anthony DelMundo/New York Daily News/TNS/Sipa USA
March 12, 2018 - 2:12 pm
With Mayor Bill de Blasio out of town, Gov. Andrew Cuomo took the opportunity Monday to inspect an apartment at a Bronx public housing development.
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March 12, 2018 - 1:32 pm
Bulletproof vests could be coming to the people who protect New York City schools.
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Timmy Boyce
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Caring for a young person with autism can be difficult, but what happens when those young people become adults and what is the impact on caregivers?
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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
Jefferson Siegel/Sipa Press/wtcmemorialJS.008/1109112257
March 12, 2018 - 11:45 am
The mayor of Mount Vernon has been arrested for allegedly stealing money from his campaign.
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Ed Mangano
Thomas A. Ferrara/Newsday/MCT/Sipa USA
March 12, 2018 - 11:25 am
A jury has been impaneled in the bribery trial for former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and his wife, Linda.
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East River Helicopter Crash
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 11:11 am
Five people were killed Sunday night when a helicopter went down in the East River.
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Downed Power Line In Stamford
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
March 12, 2018 - 10:18 am
WESTPORT, Conn. (WCBS 880) -- Residents in Fairfield County, Connecticut are bracing for another nor'easter as crews continue to restore power and clean up from the last two storms. Heavy, wet snow and fierce winds teamed up to topple trees and wires leaving many in the dark in the most recent...
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Police Lights
March 11, 2018 - 6:27 pm
A 17-year-old girl in New Jersey told police she was abducted, but now she has been charged with a crime herself after police concluded the claim was false.
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