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Police at scene of Upper East Side stabbing (Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Woman Stabbed Several Times In UES; Suspect Accused Of Attacking Co-Workers Afterward

The stabbing happened at around 2:30 p.m. at 63rd Street and Lexington Avenue — the building where convicted ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff once lived.

06/22/2015

A sticker with the Uber logo is displayed in the window of a car. (Credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NYC Taxi Commission OKs New Rules For App-Based Car Services

The commission initially required companies such as Uber and Lyft to submit any proposed app changes for its approval. The providers said that would stifle innovation.

06/22/2015

Ozzie (NJSPCA)

NJ Pet Grooming Business Faces Civil Charges After Dog Paralyzed

A beloved family dog went into a New Jersey business to be groomed and left paralyzed, the New Jersey SPCA charges.

06/21/2015

Residents gather at #IamAME rally at Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral of New York in Queens (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Rally Held At Queens Cathedral In Response To South Carolina Church Shooting

Mayor Bill de Blasio attended the rally dubbed #IamAME at Greater Allen African Methodist Episcopal Cathedral of New York in Jamaica Saturday afternoon.

06/20/2015

A close-up of the front of the US 10-dollar bill. (Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Congressman: Put Woman On $20 Bill, Not $10

Rep. Bill Pascrell says he’s all for a woman on a bill, but that Alexander Hamilton should keep his place on the $10.

06/20/2015

Dylann Storm Roof (Credit: Charleston Police)

Charleston Church Shooting Suspect Held On 9 Counts Of Murder

Police in Charleston say the suspect in a fatal church shooting at a historic black church is charged with nine counts of murder as well as possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime.

06/19/2015

Revelers line up on Fifth Avenue for the National Puerto Rican Day Parade on June 14, 2015. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

58th National Puerto Rican Parade Marches Up Fifth Avenue

Hundreds of thousands of people lined Fifth Avenue on Sunday to express their Puerto Rican pride.

06/14/2015

High Bridge reopens for the first time in 45 years. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

New Bike Lanes Leading To High Bridge Could Improve Safety

The city DOT expects an influx of visitors to the newly reopened High Bridge.

06/13/2015

High Bridge reopens for the first time in 45 years. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Plans Afoot For New High Bridge Bike Lane

Now that the High Bridge between Manhattan and the Bronx has reopened, the city Department of Transportation wants to make it easier to get there.

06/12/2015

Accident involving two buses closes center tuber of Lincoln Tunnel heading into city. (Credit: CBS2)

31 Hurt After 2 Buses Collide In Lincoln Tunnel

A private bus carrying a group of Canadian students visiting New York City was rear-ended by a NJ TRANSIT bus inside the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday morning, injuring at least 31 people.

06/10/2015

Police are seen at Cresskill High and Middle schools on June 8, 2015, after someone called saying a gun was inside a school building. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Respond To Security Scares At Several New Jersey, New York Schools

Security scares at several Tri-State area schools stirred panic Monday.

06/08/2015

Crowd control issue at Met Life Stadium

N.J. State Police: 61 Arrested, At Least 10 Troopers Hurt In Concert Clash At MetLife Stadium

New Jersey State Police say 61 people were arrested and 10 troopers were hurt when crowds clashed with police outside a major hip-hop concert at MetLife Stadium.

06/08/2015

American Pharoah, ridden by Victor Espinoza, comes down the final stretch ahead of the field on his way to winning the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 6, 2015 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

American Pharoah At New Jersey’s Haskell Invitational? It Might Happen

If American Pharoah races again — as his owner has said he’d like — it could draw a huge crowd to New Jersey’s Haskell Invitational.

06/08/2015

David Sweat and Richard Matt

Escaped NY Prisoners Left Note Saying ‘Have A Nice Day’

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Richard Matt and David Sweat staged “a really elaborate, sophisticated operation” that ended at a manhole cover blocks away from the prison.

06/07/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Group Looks To Change Campaign Finance Rules In New York

Candidates can often use credit cards without itemizing expenses, which Bartoletti said leaves plenty of questions.

06/07/2015

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