New York

Suspect Accused Of Threatening To 'Off Some Cops' At Port Authority Bus Terminal Due In CourtHe is facing several charges including illegal possession of a firearm, making a terroristic threat and unlawful possession of marijuana and is expected to be arraigned at Manhattan Criminal Court.
PHOTOS: 2016 Democratic National Convention: Night 3Highlights from the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Vice President Joe Biden, Vice Presidential Nominee Tim Kaine, and President Barack Obama were among the speakers.
Police: Man In Ball Gown, Heels Robs Staten Island BankPolice and the FBI were searching Wednesday night for a man who robbed a bank while wearing a ball gown.
Police: Man With Gun Talked About Wanting To 'Off Some Cops' At Port Authority Bus TerminalA man was arrested with a gun at the Port Authority Bus Terminal Wednesday night, and he allegedly talked about killing a police officer.
Police: Man Groped, Beat Woman On Busy First Avenue In East VillagePolice on Wednesday were searching for an assailant who they said groped a woman on a busy block in the East Village, and then beat her when she confronted him.
Obama Symbolically Passes Baton To Clinton In DNC SpeechTheir political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama implored voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief at time of volatility around the world.

New Jersey

Video Shows Rutgers Staffer Chasing, Grabbing Student Before Board MeetingA confrontation between a student and a staff member got physical before a Rutgers University Board of Governors meeting recently.
Passengers Stuck For An Hour When Newark Airport AirTrain Breaks DownPassengers were stuck for about an hour on an AirTrain for Newark Liberty International Airport when the train broke down Wednesday night.
Jersey Flub: Trump Mixes Up Clinton's Running Mate And Former NJ GovernorDonald Trump took a shot Wednesday at Hillary Clinton's running mate for doing a terrible job as governor of New Jersey. The problem is that Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine was governor of Virginia.
Rabies Concerns After Man, 76, Attacked By Raccoon In Boonton Township ParkA raccoon attacked a 76-year-old man in Boonton Township, New Jersey this week, and there were concerns Wednesday that the animal may have rabies.
Child Killed, Mother Critically Injured When Car Hits Them In PlainfieldThe two were struck at around 9 a.m. as they crossed Park Avenue at West Second Street, police said.
Fire Tears Through Home In Linden, NJThe fire broke out before noon on Clinton Street near East 19th Street.

Connecticut

Connecticut Day Care Owner Drops Fight To Keep License After Baby DeathState officials suspended Nydia Carrillo's license a few days after 2-month-old Bella Redondo of New Canaan developed trouble breathing and died hours later at Stamford Hospital on July 12.
$7,000 Radiation Device Stolen From Car In ConnecticutA suspect is in custody after a radiation device was stolen from a car in Bridgeport.
Connecticut Home Invasion Killer Joshua Komisarjevsky Resentenced To Life TermA state judge in New Haven resentenced Joshua Komisarjevsky on Tuesday to six consecutive life terms.
Severe Storms Follow Extreme Heat For Tri-State AreaA severe storm system brought heavy rain and dangerous lightning to the Tri-State Area late Monday, following another day of sweltering heat.
WATCH: Video Shows Small Plane Crashing Into Connecticut HouseNew video has been released showing the moment a small plane crashed into a house in Connecticut.
Safety Hazards Discovered At Conn. Day Care Days After Death Of ChildA surprise inspection at a day care center in Stamford revealed numerous safety hazards, including a work station holding fencing slats with nails sticking out, and a curling iron plugged into a lamp near a sleeping child.

Entertainment

Brooklyn Native To Travel Around Globe To Capture All Pokemon Go After Becoming First Person To Beat Game In North AmericaThe Brooklyn native who became the first person to beat Pokemon Go in North America is now traveling around the globe in an effort to capture them all.
Rihanna, Metallica, Kendrick Lamar To Headline Global Citizen Festival In Central ParkCo-hosts include Chelsea Handler, Neil Patrick Harris, Salma Hayek Pinault, Priyanka Chopra, Seth Meyers, Hugh Jackman and his actress-wife Deborra-lee.
Sarah Silverman: 'To The Bernie Or Bust People, You're Being Ridiculous'Actress and comedian Sarah Silverman laid into Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic National Convention Monday night.
Roger Ailes Out At Fox News Following Sexual Harassment AllegationsRoger Ailes is out at Fox News.
Timeline Of Events Leading Up To Roger Ailes' Resignation From Fox NewsHere are the key events leading up to Roger Ailes' resignation from Fox News Channel
Legendary Producer Garry Marshall Being Remembered By Hollywood EliteLegendary Hollywood producer Garry Marshall is being remembered for creating some of the most popular sitcoms and movies.

Politics

Clinton Ready To Sell Herself In Biggest Political MomentIn the biggest moment of her nearly 25-year political career, aides say Clinton will lay out a positive vision for the future and detail her proposals to improve the economy, boost security and unite a divided nation.
PHOTOS: 2016 Democratic National Convention: Night 3Highlights from the third night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Vice President Joe Biden, Vice Presidential Nominee Tim Kaine, and President Barack Obama were among the speakers.
Obama Symbolically Passes Baton To Clinton In DNC SpeechTheir political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama implored voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief at time of volatility around the world.
Kaine: Clinton Is 'Ready' For Presidency, Trump Cannot Be TrustedDemocratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine said Wednesday that presidential nominee Hillary Clinton would live up to her principles of fighting for justice and helping others.
Biden: Trump 'Has No Clue, Period'Coming out to the "Rocky" theme song, Vice President Joe Biden said at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night that Donald Trump will not look out for middle-class Americans.
Bloomberg: We Need To 'Defeat A Dangerous Demagogue'Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg railed against Donald Trump and what he stands for during his speech at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night.

Health & Well Being

For Kids In The Northeast, Summer Camp Season Is Also Tick SeasonAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 300,000 new cases of tick-born Lyme disease are diagnosed annually in the U.S.
Experts: Proceed With Caution When Consuming Unregulated Dietary SupplementsThere was a warning Wednesday, for the millions of people who take dietary supplements -- buyer beware.
Ice Bucket Challenge Money Leads To ALS DiscoveryThe ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene they say is among the most common that contribute to the progressive disease.
UPSIT ‘Smell Test’ Could Aid In Early Detection Of Alzheimer’sThere has been a possible breakthrough in the early detection of Alzheimer's and other dementia. It's about how your brain processes and remembers certain smells or odors.
Her Reaction To An ‘American Girl’ Doll Went Viral – Now Texas Girl Has A New Leg Millions of people were moved to tears when they saw a 10-year-old girl filled with joy as she received an American Girl doll with a prosthetic leg.
Doctors Ponder Cause Behind Spike In Kidney Stones Among ChildrenMedical experts had an important reminder for parents Monday, to keep kids well hydrated on hot summer days.

CBS News: Latest U.S. Stories

Flames force American Airlines jet to make emergency landing
Beyond cheesesteaks, a thriving Philly food scene
How to create the perfect Philly cheesesteak
Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump: Many parallels, one key difference

CBS News: Politics

Special Coverage: Democratic National Convention, Day Three
The Democrats take their case to the moderates
How Trump spent day three of the Democratic convention
Here's what Twitter was doing during Tim Kaine's convention speech

CBS News: Entertainment

Sigourney Weaver on climate change and Clinton support
Seth Meyers on Bernie or Bust: "be quiet"
Aaron Rodgers weighs in on "Bachelorette" brother
Katharine McPhee and "Scorpion" co-star break up

More From CBS New York

CAMPAIGN 2016
Get Our Morning Briefs

Listen Live