Back Stories: Getting To Know The Real Muhammad AliIn today’s Back Story, former WCBS anchor and reporter Gary Maurer remembers meeting boxing legend Muhammad Ali.
Back Stories: Piazza Hits The Home Run The City NeededOn September 21, 2001, the New York Mets played in the city’s first pro-sporting event since the 9/11 terror attacks.
Back Stories: WCBS 'Help-i-copters'WCBS to the rescue! In today’s Back Story, former Assistant Program Director Allen Green remembers when the station had two choppers. As he recalls, they weren’t just for covering traffic.
Back Stories: Hurricane Floyd Brings 'Unprecedented' FloodingIn September 1999, Hurricane Floyd hit the Tri-State Area as a tropical storm.
Back Stories: 'I Can Hear You, The Rest Of The World Hears You'Just days after the September 11th terror attacks, former President George W. Bush visited New York City.
Back Stories: Mystery Surrounding The Munich MassacreWhile covering the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, CBS News reporter Dave Maresh found himself covering a terror attack, too.
Back Stories: Terror At The Summer OlympicsCBS News reporter Dave Maresh was covering the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, when reports of a terror attack surfaced.
Back Stories: Seaside Park Boardwalk Suffers Massive BlazeAlmost one year after Superstorm Sandy pummeled the Jersey Shore, a fire broke out along the nearly-rebuilt Seaside Park boardwalk.
Back Stories: New York Jets Football On WCBSJ-E-T-S! In the early 1980s, WCBS 880 was the radio home to New York Jets football.
Back Stories: Broadcasting 9/11Former WCBS anchor Pat Carroll remembers September 11, 2001 started out as “just a normal September morning, just another day.”
Back Stories: When The South Tower Fell, Along With The Dust & DarknessMary Gay Taylor, an intrepid reporter, was in Lower Manhattan when the South Tower collapsed on September 11, 2001.
Back Stories: September 11th Terror Attacks Shrouded In UncertaintyWhen the September 11th terror attacks struck, WCBS reporter Peter Haskell tried driving toward the World Trade Center but got caught in bad traffic.