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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 5 – Who’s In Luck And Who’s Stuck?

Opportunities for those in the middle class have been shrinking, while low and high skilled jobs have been growing.


New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office)

Mayor Bloomberg Weighs In On Eurozone Debt Crisis

Asked whether he believes the European debt crisis is headed for a resolution, Mayor Michael Bloomberg expressed skepticism and indicated it’s a wider issue than simply Europe.


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Flying Away For Holidays? Experts Say Book Your Flight Now!

If you’re planning to fly away from the Tri-State Area on a jet plane this holiday season, now would be a good time to book your flight, as Peter Haskell reports.


Jay Walder, MTA chairman opens new Jay Street-Metrotech Station (Photo/Ginny Kosola)

MTA Chairman Jay Walder Announces Resignation

Jay Walder is resigning as chairman and chief executive officer of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority effective Oct. 21.


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Like Nets’ Deron Williams, NBA Lockout Forces Dwight Howard To Consider Career Overseas

Nets guard Deron Williams has already decided to play basketball overseas. Because of the ongoing NBA lockout, another big NBA star could soon make the plunge.


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Nets’ Williams Says He’ll Play Against Raptors In London

Nets point guard Deron Williams says he will play despite a hand injury against the Raptors on Friday in the NBA’s first regular-season game in Europe.


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Terror Threat Has Little Effect On Local Airlines

The State Departments travel alert was one step below a travel warning and did not advise Americans to cancel their European travel plans.


New York Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire runs past Olimpia guard Ibrahim Jaaber during the New York Knicks' preseason opener against Italian team Olimpia Milano. in Milan, Italy, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010. (AP Photo/Claudio Scaccini)

Knicks Practice As Expected Despite Terror Threats

The New York Knicks have practiced as scheduled ahead of the second match of their European Preseason Tour, with star player Amar’e Stoudemire promising to have fun in Paris despite warnings of a possible terrorist attack in Europe.


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Knicks To Play Despite Terror Threat

The New York Knicks were scheduled to play Olimpia Milano in Milan on Sunday.


President Barack Obama addresses the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations, Thursday, Sept.  23, 2010. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama May Issue European Travel Alert On Terrorism Fears

Americans could be facing a European travel alert by Sunday. The Obama administration is considering issuing the advisory over concerns that al-Qaida is planning to attack some European cities.