Newark

New York Mayor Bill De Blaso, Newark Mayor Ras Baraka
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Rich Lamb
December 04, 2019 - 7:31 am
NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- Newark Mayor Ras Baraka announced that he will meet with Mayor de Blasio over the controversial program that relocates homeless families in 62 New Jersey localities. The city of Newark is suing after nearly 1,200 families have gone to Newark alone. RELATED: Newark Sues...
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Homeless in subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 03, 2019 - 5:10 pm
The city of Newark is suing New York City and Mayor Bill de Blasio over a program that relocates homeless individuals and families in New Jersey.
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Cory Booker
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Kimberly Dole
November 21, 2019 - 9:52 am
NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- Senator Cory Booker raised over $500,000 and qualified for the December DNC debate. According to a release, as of 7 a.m. Thursday, the Cory 2020 campaign has more that 200,000 unique donors following his closing statements at the debate Wednesday night. "Last night on the...
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Newark police vehicle
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Kimberly Dole
November 19, 2019 - 8:46 am
Two shootings on the same block in Newark left one person dead and another four wounded on Monday night, police say.
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Suspect Newark luring
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 12, 2019 - 2:33 pm
Police have released a sketch of a man they say lured a Brooklyn boy into a car, where he touched him and offered him alcohol before driving him to Newark.
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Gov. Phil Murphy with Newark officials
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Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 9:40 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is calling for a sweeping $500 million bond to finance the replacement of lead pipes and lead paint across the state.
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Hospital
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Mack Rosenberg
October 09, 2019 - 3:14 pm
A Newark hospital is under investigation for allegedly keeping a transplant patient on life support to meet a quota for transplant survival rates.
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American Airlines
Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY
Associated Press
October 07, 2019 - 6:15 pm
Authorities arrested a man who they say bypassed a gate agent at Miami International Airport and forced his way onto the American Airlines flight to Newark, New Jersey.v
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Newark Fire
Newark Department of Public Safety
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 02, 2019 - 9:02 am
A fast-moving fire Wednesday morning in a Newark house has killed one person and injured at least four others.
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Lead pipe
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 01, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Newark is receiving a major financial boost from the Port Authority to help end its water crisis.
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