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Curran - LI Lawmakers - Bail reform
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Sophia Hall
January 21, 2020 - 2:44 pm
A new Siena College poll found most New Yorkers think the bail reform law is bad for the state, and a group of Long Island lawmakers are looking to convince Albany to make some changes.
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Phil Murphy
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Steve Burns
January 21, 2020 - 2:03 pm
For the third year in a row, Gov. Phil Murphy wants fares to remain flat for New Jersey Transit commuters and said the service is expected to improve as new employees join the ranks.
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NYPD Officers Mattera and Radziwon
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Sean Adams
January 21, 2020 - 1:15 pm
Two NYPD officers were recognized for their bravery after catching the man accused in the machete attack at a rabbi's house in Monsey during a Hanukkah celebration last month.
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Michael Avenatti
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 1:10 pm
Disgraced lawyer Michael Avenatti has been transferred to the Metropolitan Correctional Center in lower Manhattan and is being held in the same cell that was once occupied by Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.
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Harvey Weinstein
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Marla Diamond
January 21, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Both the defense and the prosecution on Tuesday outlined the cases they will be presenting to the jury when Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial gets underway in New York City.
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Thomas Valva
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Sophia Hall
January 21, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Police are investigating the death of an 8-year-old Long Island boy.
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Borgata Hotel and Casino
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 11:05 am
Drivers, beware! Police say an ad in the Waze app is misdirecting motorists headed to Atlantic City's Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa into the wilderness of New Jersey's Pinelands.
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NYC Subway Platform
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Kevin Rincon
January 21, 2020 - 10:49 am
The MTA says that New York's subways and commuter trains improved their on-time performance in 2019.
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Gauchos Bronx Gym
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Sean Adams
January 21, 2020 - 7:15 am
The hunt is on for a gunman who opened fire during a basketball tournament in the Bronx.
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FDNY Truck
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Billie Rama
January 20, 2020 - 6:07 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A wind-whipped fire destroyed several row houses on Staten Island Monday afternoon. FDNY members are operating on scene of a 5-alarm fire at 829 Rensselaer Avenue on Staten Island. pic.twitter.com/pNrBfCHp1C — FDNY (@FDNY) January 20, 2020 More than 100 firefighters battled...
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