John Elliott

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Winter Blast On Tap For Tuesday; Some Could See A Foot Of Snow

The winter storm warning was issued beginning at noon Tuesday for the five boroughs of New York City, the northern suburbs, all of Long Island, most of New Jersey, and southern and eastern Connecticut.


Barnegat Bay Frozen Over (Credit: Robert Burnaford )

Record-Breaking Bitter Cold, Dangerous Wind Chills Envelop Tri-State

The high in New York City Tuesday is expected to be 10 degrees, but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10.


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Coldest Air In Decades Bearing Down On Tri-State Area

The temperature was already plummeting rapidly from its balmy morning high Monday evening, and when Tuesday comes around, the Tri-State Area will see the coldest day since 1994.


Snow in Central Park on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Snow Makes For Rough Commutes Across Tri-State Area

Once again, snow and freezing rain fell throughout the day and into the evening across the Tri-State area Tuesday.


Crews in Ridgewood, NJ get ready for snow on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Tri-State Area Braces For Significant Snow, Ice This Weekend

Forecasters are predicting anywhere from three to seven inches of snow starting around 10 a.m. Saturday in New York City and on Long Island.


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Holiday Travel Disruptions Mount As Winter Storm Moves In

Forecasters say a storm system has the potential to bring 2 to 4 inches of rain from Tuesday night through Wednesday.


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Tri-State Area Gets Early Taste Of Winter

There will be plenty of sunshine in the afternoon, but it’ll continue to be cold and windy. Temperatures are expected to reach 38 degrees, but the wind will make it feel like its in the 20s.



Couch Calls: Answering Your Health Questions

This week, Dr. Sharma answered questions about sinus infections, how to stop hitting the snooze buttons and how to recover from running a marathon — so if you’re participating in this weekend’s New York City Marathon, check out his tips.


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Comedy Icon Tim Conway Talks New Book

Tim Conway’s new book “What’s So Funny” chronicles the comedian’s half century of making us laugh — from McHales’s Navy to the Carol Burnett Show. And you know what? His wit is as sharp as ever.


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‘The New Atlanta’ Cast Member Africa Miranda

‘The New Atlanta’ star Africa Miranda stops by to dish on all the drama of the new show’s explosive first season.


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Robin Williams Talks About His Return To Television

John Elliott had a chance to sit down with Williams, which basically ended up being a front-row seat to a comedy improv master class. In fact, Elliott barely had a chance to ask any questions.


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Mobile Couch: Dine On Demand At Uptown Social

Uptown Social is the first gastropub in Washington Heights, Denis reported.


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Making Healthy Eating Fun With Nickelodeon Star Jennette McCurdy

McCurdy and Birds Eye have some suggestions for getting started ‘Rewriting the Dinnertime Rules.’


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Research Shows Bullying May Have Lifelong Effect, Lead To Abusive Relationships

A new study is shedding light on teen dating abuse and how it is increasingly affecting both young girls and boys. Psychotherapist Dr. Ellyn Gamberg joined The Couch to share her insight.


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Fit Minute: Adding A Sexy Twist To Zumba

Elizabeth DeGennaro, fitness trainer and founder of “Wild Cherryz Entertainment,” stopped by The Couch to show us a Zumba workout with some added spice.