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Masahiro Tanaka
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 04, 2020 - 4:20 pm
Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live batting practice Saturday, a frightening scene during the team’s first official summer camp workout.
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Mayor Ravi Bhalla
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Steve Burns
July 04, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Hoboken saw a big jump in coronavirus cases this week—and the vast majority of those infected traveled recently to states on New Jersey's quarantine list.
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Coronavirus NYC
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Adam Warner
July 04, 2020 - 2:24 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo reported 726 new COVID-19 cases and 11 new deaths Saturday as he urged New Yorkers to be careful this holiday weekend as the nation sees an explosion of coronavirus infections.
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9/11 Memorial
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Kristie Keleshian
July 04, 2020 - 1:38 pm
The 9/11 Memorial opened to family members of victims, frontline workers and first responders on Saturday after being closed for nearly three months because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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NYPD Officers
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Steve Burns
July 04, 2020 - 11:39 am
The city budget is coming under scrutiny once again, as new budget documents show the promised $1 billion cut to the NYPD may not be happening this year after all.
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Miki Sudo and Joey Chestnut
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Adam Warner
July 04, 2020 - 10:41 am
Joey “Jaws” Chestnut set a new world record at the men's competition and Miki Sudo broke a record at the women's competition during the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on Saturday.
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Blurred subway train
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 03, 2020 - 6:51 pm
A man was reportedly struck and kill by a subway train as he tried to break up a fight in Harlem on Friday afternoon.
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Mets training
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Brad Heller
July 03, 2020 - 6:28 pm
After three and a half months without baseball, Mets fans have a reason to rejoice: the team resumed training Friday inside an empty Citi Field.
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A heart is visible in center field with the letters "DC" as the Washington Nationals hold their first baseball training camp work out at Nationals Stadium, Friday, July 3, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP News
July 03, 2020 - 5:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty-one Major League Baseball players and seven staff members tested positive for COVID-19 during intake for the resumption of training, a rate of 1.2%. MLB and the players' association announced the results Friday as teams resumed workouts for the first time since the...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2019, file photo, the Washington Monument is visible as the U.S. Navy Blue Angels flyover at the conclusion of President Donald Trump's Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
AP News
July 03, 2020 - 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's July Fourth celebration will feature an extensive U.S. military air show over Washington, D.C., but four other cities will get mini-versions of the air power display on Saturday, The "Salute to the Great Cities of the American Revolution" will feature...
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