Juliet Papa

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton addresses religious leaders in the Bronx on Jan. 21, 2015 (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Bratton Talks Police-Community Relations, Crime Decline In The Bronx

Shootings in the Bronx are down this month and murders are under 100 for a second year in a row.

01/21/2015

City council members look at how Airbnb and other home-rentals affect New York's economy and housing market. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

City Council Looks At How Airbnb Affects Housing, Economy

City council members are looking at how Airbnb and other home-rentals affect New York’s economy and housing market.

01/20/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on federal regulators to quickly put out new rules regulating the use of drones. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Wants Feds To Crack Down On Drones

Schumer is calling on the Federal Aviation Administration and the federal Office of Management and Budget to hurry and release the new rules for the use of the small, unmanned aircraft.

01/16/2015

New York Police Department Commisioner Bill Bratton (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bratton Gives Brooklyn Cops Pep Talk Ahead Of Planned Protests

Anti-police protests are planned for Thursday evening near the Brooklyn precinct house where two murdered NYPD officers were assigned.

01/15/2015

Mayor de Blasio announces lowest traffic fatalities in more than 100 years (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Mayor: Vision Zero Initiative Aided In Fewest Pedestrian Deaths Since 1910

The mayor was very proud of his Vision Zero report card on Wednesday.

01/14/2015

Governor Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Cuomo To Consider Changes To Grand Jury Transparency In Wake Of Garner Case

Following the Eric Garner case, there has been a call for the release of secret grand jury minutes.

01/14/2015

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FBI, NYPD Warn Of ‘Virtual Kidnapping’ Scam

In the “virtual kidnapping” scheme, a caller claims that the victim’s loved one has been kidnapped or that the person was involved in some kind of accident with a gang member and is now in danger.

01/13/2015

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NYPD On High Alert After New Threat By ISIS

Officials said the Islamic State posted a video on Twitter calling for attacks on police officers and soldiers in the United States, Canada, Great Britain and France.

01/12/2015

The New York Mets hold a blood drive on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Fans Flock To Citi Field For Blood Drive Hosted By New York Mets

It may not be baseball weather, but fans flocked to Citi Field in the bitter cold Thursday for a good cause.

01/08/2015

Chris Cuomo (Back L) helps carry the casket of his father, former three-term governor Mario Cuomo, as it departs St. Ignatius Loyola Church on January 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Friends, Family Bid Final Farewell To Ex-Gov. Mario Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo eulogized his father by saying he was steadfast in his beliefs and sought a career in government to do good for New Yorkers who had been neglected by the system.

01/06/2015

Bess Myerson in 1957 (Wikimedia Commons)

Bess Myerson, Miss America 1945, Dies At Age 90

Former Miss America, television personality and longtime friend of former NYC Mayor Ed Koch, has died.

01/05/2015

Eric Garner (credit: CBS2)

Hearing Held On Requests For Release Of More Information In Eric Garner Case

Protesters rallied with signs, banners and instruments outside the State Supreme Court in Staten Island during the hearing, calling on records from the Garner grand jury proceedings to be unsealed.

01/05/2015

Mario Cuomo

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo Dies At 82

Legendary former New York state Gov. Mario Cuomo died Thursday – the same day his son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, was sworn in for a second term.

01/01/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio finishes speaking at a NYPD graduation ceremony at Madison Square Garden on Dec. 29, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYPD Crime Stats Report Shows Drastic Drop In Arrests

In the week since the deaths of officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, the numbers of arrests in some areas have dropped dramatically compared to the same week last year.

12/30/2014

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm leaves US District Court in Brooklyn on December 23, 2014. (Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Boehner: Rep. Grimm’s Resignation ‘The Honorable Decision’

House Speaker John Boehner called Rep. Michael Grimm’s announcement that he will be resigning from Congress after pleading guilty to tax evasion “the honorable decision.”

12/30/2014

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