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End Child Sex Trafficking
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
May 03, 2018 - 2:32 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Pastors, priests, and rabbis gathered outside the state office building in Harlem Thursday, united in their support of a bill that would protect victims of sex trafficking from having to testify against their abusers. As WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported, the Rev. Dr. Que...
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Dorothy Bruns
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
May 03, 2018 - 2:17 pm
A driver who lost control of her car and drove into a Brooklyn crosswalk, killing the 4-year-old child of a Broadway actress and another child, has been charged with manslaughter, authorities said.
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New York Harbor
Dreamstime
May 03, 2018 - 2:11 pm
The de Blasio administration expects the now one-year-old NYC Ferry service will see its ridership double in the next five years.
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NYPD Car
Dreamstime
May 03, 2018 - 1:49 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- One person is dead and four others were injured in a shooting overnight outside a Brooklyn public housing development. Around 11:55 p.m. Wednesday, a group of young men and women were standing in front of 333 Bristol St. in front of the Marcus Garvey Village housing...
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Connecticut Explosion
AP Photo/Dave Collins
May 03, 2018 - 9:09 am
A body was found in a Connecticut building after an explosion during a standoff with a man who had taken his wife hostage, officials said Thursday.
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Leonia Street Sign
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
May 03, 2018 - 9:01 am
In January, an ordinance went into effect restricting access to approximately 60 side streets in an attempt to keep out-of-town drivers from using the town as a short cut to the bridge.
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Sen. Charles Schumer
Jasper Colt-USA TODAY
May 02, 2018 - 8:41 pm
With the weather warming up, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) said New York communities need funding now rather than later as they brace for a jump in tick-borne illnesses.
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Small Plane
Dreamstime
May 02, 2018 - 7:26 pm
The pilot of a small plane was killed Wednesday when his aircraft went down moments after taking off in West Milford, New Jersey.
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New Jersey State House
May 02, 2018 - 6:54 pm
Public workers in New Jersey have agreed to a new four-year contract, but it is a mystery as to what it will cost.
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Gavel
Dreamstime
May 02, 2018 - 6:36 pm
A state judge has ruled that $11 million granted by the Christie administration to two religious schools in New Jersey still cannot go to those schools.
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