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Police: 2nd Wrong-Way Crash Reported Friday In Westchester

Neil Prabhu, of Ossining, was charged with DWI after, police say, he crashed into another car while driving the wrong way on Route 9A in Briarcliff around 10:30 p.m. Friday.

03/01/2015

One of the participants in the Climb to the Top race poses on the Rockefeller Center observation tower on March 1, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Racers Climb To The Top Of The Rock To Raise Money For MS Research

Tim Oakes was among those who climbed up the 66 flights of stairs before most people had breakfast.

03/01/2015

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Homeless Man Found Dead Inside Box Trailer In Brooklyn

The cargo trailer was parked on Neptune Avenue on the property of an auto glass business that allowed the homeless to sleep in the trailers, police said.

03/01/2015

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Police: Hang Glider Critically Hurt In Accident On Long Island

Riverhead police said details of the accident were not immediately available. But they say it appeared he either “fell or crashed.”

03/01/2015

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Police: Missing Swedish Teen With Asperger’s Syndrome Found Safe

Marcus Kerttu disappeared from a McDonald’s in lower Manhattan on Friday night.

03/01/2015

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Police Searching For Man In Upper West Side Robbery Spree

Police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted robbery and successful robbery on the Upper West Side.

02/28/2015

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Search Is On For Missing Man With Autism In Brooklyn

A search is underway in Brooklyn for a young man with autism.

02/28/2015

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New York’s Oldest Married Couple Celebrates With Joint Birthday Party

A husband and wife thought to be one of the oldest married couples in New York are celebrating their birthdays this weekend _ and their combined ages will be 212.

02/28/2015

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More Snow On The Way As Tri-State Bids Farewell To February

New York City as well as points east and west are expected to see up to 3 inches of snow, with lesser amounts south where the changeover to rain occurs early.

02/28/2015

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Police Probe If Knife-Point Robbery At NoLIta Store Is Connected To Others

Investigators said a man robbed Wine Therapy on Elizabeth Street at knife-point around 9:30 p.m. Friday.

02/28/2015

Tenant of 85 Strong Street uses hot plate to cook since cooking gas has been cut from the building for over a month. (Credit: Gary Baymgarten/1010 WINS)

Bronx Building Residents Form Tenants’ Association To Highlight Poor Conditions

Some Bronx residents say they are dealing with deplorable living conditions and want action.

02/28/2015

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Traffic Stop In Lincoln Tunnel Nets Police Sex Offender Wanted In Florida

Police say a traffic stop in a New York City tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a man with an open warrant in Florida.

02/28/2015

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NY Legislators Approve To Postpone Deadline For Electronic Prescriptions

New York legislators have voted to postpone until next year the deadline for doctors to issue only electronic drug prescriptions, saying many still lack the required federal approval to do that for painkillers and other addictive drugs on the government list of controlled substances.

02/28/2015

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Congress Passes Temporary Homeland Security Funding Bill To Avoid Shutdown

The battle surrounding long term funding is actually over immigration reform.

02/28/2015

Ice skaters skate on the rink at Bryant Park on Jan. 3, 2008. (credit: Getty Images)

Bryant Park Ice Rink Closing This Weekend

The ice rink in Bryant Park is closing shop this weekend.

02/28/2015