Manhattan

Kwok Chuen Chinatown Beating
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 17, 2019 - 6:29 pm
Authorities have now identified all four men beaten to death as they slept on the streets of Manhattan's Chinatown earlier this month.
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Rikers Island
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Marla Diamond
October 16, 2019 - 1:29 pm
A City Council committee will hear arguments in support and opposition of the plan to close Rikers Island ahead of a full council vote on Thursday.
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Rikers Island
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Mack Rosenberg
October 15, 2019 - 6:15 pm
The City Council is set to vote Thursday on a plan to shut down the Rikers Island jail complex and replace it with four borough-based prisons.
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Rikers Island
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Steve Burns
October 14, 2019 - 1:25 pm
New numbers from the New York City Council and Mayor Bill de Blasio’s office estimates the city’s jail population will be cut in half over the next seven years, just in time for the closure of Rikers Island.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 12, 2019 - 3:43 pm
The Department of Transportation has dropped the speed limit on a stretch of the West Side Highway in Manhattan.
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Police
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Kimberly Dole
October 11, 2019 - 10:56 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The NYPD is searching for two men who allegedly tried to rob an on-duty, plainclothes police officer in Midtown Thursday night. The New York Daily News reports a police captain was working when the two men in their 20's walked up to him at 41st Street and 10th Avenue. The...
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Climate Protesters Times Square
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Erica Brosnan
October 10, 2019 - 1:02 pm
A group of activists demanding immediate action on climate change blocked traffic for hours on Thursday morning in Times Square.
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Caitlyn Daniels
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 09, 2019 - 12:29 pm
A 4-year-old girl who was reported missing from a Manhattan subway station was found safe at her daycare.
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 07, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Manhattan Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney suffered some sort of medical episode Monday morning, according to reports.
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Prison jail
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Steve Burns
October 07, 2019 - 1:55 pm
New York is beginning to take most 17-year-olds charged with a crime out of the adult criminal justice system.
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