Holli Haerr

Amalagamated Transit Union explanation of MTA bus design flaw (Credit: CBS2)

MTA Bus Drivers Union: Flawed Bus Design Creates Dangerous Hazard For Pedestrians

The union showed photos which they say demonstrates that in some cases, the driver simply can’t see pedestrians below.

04/22/2015

Demonstrators stage die-in on sidewalk in front of a McDonald's at Amsterdam and 71st. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Fast Food Workers Rally For Higher Wages In NYC

Fast food workers are rallying this morning for a $15 hourly wage in what they’re calling their largest mobilization.

04/15/2015

Jose Cartagena is charged with killing his former live-in girlfriend. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Suspect In Glen Cove Stabbing Death Arrested In California

Cartagena has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend, 32-year-old Yanira Martinez. She was killed on March 26 while walking to pick up her 5-year-old daughter from school.

04/08/2015

Nicholas Figueroa

Family, Friends Mourn Nicholas Figueroa, Man Killed In East Village Explosion, Fire

Nicholas Figueroa was on a lunch date when he was killed in an explosion and fire on 2nd Avenue in March. The blast claimed two lives.

04/06/2015

The New York Mets 1967 bullpen cart was up for auction at Sotheby's (Credit: Holli Haerr/1010WINS)

Big Apple Baseball History Hits The Auction Block At Sotheby’s ‘New York Sale’

People were packed into the auction area at Sotheby’s to bid and watch people bid on items in the “New York Sale.”

04/01/2015

New York City's First Lady Chirlane McCray and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton launch early childhood development initiatives. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Chirlane McCray, Hillary Clinton Launch Early Childhood Initiatives

New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton have teamed up up to launch early childhood development initiatives.

04/01/2015

Police released these images of a man wanted for a Midtown burglary pattern on March 25, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Seeks Help Identifying Suspect In Manhattan Burglary Pattern

Police say the suspect has been involved in six burglaries from November through March.

03/25/2015

Community activist Tony Herbert (left) and Dahlia Espada (right) speaks out after her son was attacked near Atlantic Mall in Brooklyn (Credit: CBS2)

Mother Calls For Justice After Son Beaten By Group Of Teens In Brooklyn

Dahlia Espada said her 14-year-old son was beaten up by the group while walking to a subway station near the mall in Fort Greene.

03/18/2015

Hempstead Turnpike in Elmont, N.Y. on Monday, Sept. 17, 2012. The road was ranked 2nd in a study of the most dangerous roads in the region. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Study Ranks Rt. 25 In Suffolk County As Most Dangerous For Pedestrians

The annual Tri-State Transportation Campaign study ranks roads based on pedestrian fatalities.

03/04/2015

GEB HiRise in Uniondale was raided by the New York Attorney General's Office on Feb. 18, 2015 in connection with an investigation into Hurricane Sandy insurance payouts (credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

LI Engineering Firm Raided Amid Attorney General Probe Into Sandy Insurance Payouts

Authorities are looking into whether employees rewrote reports for flood insurance claims after Sandy in an effort to cheat homeowners out of money to fix damage from the storm.

02/18/2015

Soul Tigers Marching Band (credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Protest Held Over Cuts To J.H.S. 292 Marching Band Program

Protest organizers allege the school’s new interim acting principal is trying to dismantle the marching band, even going as far as changing the locks on the doors.

01/21/2015

(credit: Chipotle)

Chipotle Puts Pork Offerings On Hold After Suspending Supplier Over Violation

Chipotle says it stopped serving pork at about a third of its restaurants after suspending a supplier that violated its standards.

01/14/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio lifts a longtime ban that prevented children from having cellphones in New York City public schools. (credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

NYC To Lift Ban On Student Cellphones In Schools

Mayor Bill de Blasio is lifting a longtime ban that prevented children from having cellphones in New York City public schools.

01/07/2015

Matty's Toy Stop in Hewlett (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau Police Unions Send Families In Need On Christmas Shopping Spree

Some families were bused in from homeless shelters and even Santa made an appearance.

12/24/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Bans Fracking In New York Over Health Concerns

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration prohibited fracking in New York Wednesday citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.

12/17/2014

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