WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state’s most trusted sources for news and information. As a market leading news resource since 1967, WCBS reaches millions of listeners each week and boasts one of the largest, most experienced local news teams on the radio in America.
WCBS helps listeners stay ahead of the curve by delivering more than just the headlines and providing context on the day’s top stories. WCBS 880 is the home of Traffic and Weather Together on the 8’s with Tom Kaminski in Chopper 880 and staff Meteorologist Craig Allen.
WCBS Newsradio is the flagship station of CBS News. Joe Connolly anchors our CBS-Bloomberg business news weekday mornings at 25 and 55 past the hour.
Our promise to listeners is – “When You Need to Know, We’ve Got You Covered”. We live that every day. Listeners can find a 24 hour news stream via CBS New York.com, and Radio.com.
WCBS Programing Schedule
Weekday Mornings: Wayne Cabot and Paul Murnane 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Middays Monday thru Friday: Pat Farnack 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Weekday Afternoons: Steve Scott and Michael Wallace 3:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
The CBS Evening News: Weekdays 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Car Pro (paid programming) Saturdays 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Gutwizdom (paid programming): Saturdays 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
The Truth About Money with Ric Edelman (paid programming): Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
CBS News: Face the Nation – CBS News Sundays at 12:30 p.m. -1:30 p.m.
CBS News: 60 Minutes – Sundays 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
If you are interested in advertising on WCBS 880 and CBSNewYork.com E-mail Keisha Hutton to inquire or call 212-524-2976.
To send us a press release, or news tip email us at WCBSAMDESK@WCBS880.com.
To request a Public Service Announcement on WCBS-AM please email PSA@WCBS880.com.
Call our Listener Line 877-987-WCBS to hear a menu of audio features or to reach the newsroom.
Our traffic tip hotline is 212-975-8888.
Please feel free to send along any comments or questions to the Director of News and Programming Tim Scheld via e-mail.
For Contest Prize Information or Prize Winner Inquiries please contact the WCBS-AM Promotions Department via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212-830-3741.
You can also communicate by more traditional means by sending a letter to:
Director of News and Programming
WCBS Newsradio 880
345 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014