Of all the stories that made headlines this year, these kept you talking for days. It was difficult to limit this list to 13, but we did our best. We hope you enjoy taking a look back of some of the events that we were glued to over the past 12 months.
We have a new pope, a new mayor-elect and more time to enjoy those large, sugary drinks. Here are our picks for the 13 biggest news stories from 2013, in order of when they occurred.
One man cheated death. Another man died without warning.
The MTA took some commonsense steps to make its Metro North trains and tracks safer — one week too late.
New York (CBSNewYork) Theatre in New York is going green. The 50 seat Spiral Theatre Studio, which opened in September on West 36th Street in Manhattan, is an eco-friendly theatre founded by actress and director […]
New York (CBSNewYork) New York City’s largest pet adoption event of the holiday season returns this weekend with “Whiskers in Wonderland”, presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, in partnership with the Petco Foundation. […]
Saturday marks the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl harbor. Two survivors — one from New York, another from New Jersey — recall the events of Dec. 7, 1941.
The red Schwinn’s fenders were so shiny they reflected the lights on our Christmas tree. I was 9 years old, and that bicycle represented freedom to me.
This Thursday, I’ll join the many who’ll give thanks for all that gives meaning and joy to our lives. On that day, Nov. 28, I’ll also be celebrating my 40th anniversary as this station’s Catholic commentator.
Six seconds in Dallas. A half century later
Decades before Maurice “Mickey” Carroll was the Director of the Quinnipiac Poll, he was a reporter for the now-defunct Herald Tribune. He ended up a few feet from Jack Ruby when he shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald at Dallas Police headquarters.
A major police investigation is under way Sunday morning after a person was taken into custody for an alleged assault on an off-duty police officer in Queens.
Two people were in serious condition following a shooting in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx.
The first snowflake of the season touched down the other day and 1010 WINS was ready for it.
November 24th, 1963. The basement of the Dallas city jail. Enter Lee Harvey Oswald. Enter Jack Ruby. Exit common sense.
A commuter concourse underneath the World Trade Center site that has been closed since the Sept. 11 attacks is set to reopen.