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Plastic Waste
Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office
April 11, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking steps to shrink the city’s carbon footprint and reduce plastic waste.
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New Jersey AG Grubir Grewal
April 11, 2019 - 4:50 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced Thursday that he will be establishing task forces to review wrongful convictions and solve cold cases in the state.
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Bill de Blasio
Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
April 11, 2019 - 3:29 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday responded to a planned lawsuit against his order requiring residents of some Brooklyn neighborhoods to receive mandatory measles vaccines saying the declaration will survive any legal action.
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Jeanine Cammarata
April 11, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Michael Cammarata and his girlfriend, Ayisha Egea, who are accused of killing Staten Island mother and teacher Jeanine Cammarata, were in court Thursday.
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
April 11, 2019 - 1:45 pm
With Central Americans flooding the U.S. border, Catholic Charities is putting a spotlight on the challenges facing those wo make it into the country and to New York City.
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Huddy Muldrow
Mack Rosenberg/WCBS 880
April 11, 2019 - 1:00 pm
A school bus driver charged in a crash that killed a student and a teacher last year is now facing several more charges.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
File photo/The Journal News
April 11, 2019 - 12:55 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he supports making attending a state college or university free for the children of service members who died while performing their official duties.
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New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Brad Barket / Stringer
April 11, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Three of New York's biggest hospital systems have reached a tentative agreement with nurses.
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Long Island Republicans decry congestion pricing
Sophia Hall
April 11, 2019 - 12:42 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Lawmakers in Nassau County say congestion pricing is going to deeply hurt the residents of Long Island. They say with many families struggling daily just to make ends meet, congestion pricing may make some people move out of the state. “When you’re trying to put your kids...
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Newly discovered headstone
April 11, 2019 - 11:03 am
Police are trying to figure out what a woman’s headstone is doing in a planter on 12th Avenue and 53rd Street on Manhattan’s West Side.
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