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Overnight Livery Cab Service Scaled Back After Spike In Attacks Against Drivers

It will be harder to catch a livery cab overnight as service scales back due to a spike in attacks against drivers.

11/25/2014

Police investigate the shooting of a 9-month-old baby at an apartment complex on Sutter Avenue. (credit: CBS2)

Parents Charged After Brooklyn Baby Struck By Bullet

The father, Pedro Rosales, 47, was behind bars at the 75th precinct station Sunday morning in connection with the shooting. The mother, Jessica Aguilar, 24, is also facing charges for failing to supervise.

11/23/2014

Firefighters participate in an evacuation drill at the National September 11 Memorial Museum. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

First Responders Run Evacuation Drill At 9/11 Museum

About 250 members of the FDNY, NYPD and Port Authority participated in a simulated evacuation of the National September 11 Memorial Museum.

11/23/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton calls for full investigation into fatal police shooting of Akai Gurley in Brooklyn (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Rally Calls For Probe Into Fatal Police Shooting Of Unarmed Man In Brooklyn

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said it appears Officer Peter Liang shot 28-year-old Akai Gurley by accident as he and his girlfriend entered a pitch black stairwell.

11/22/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his victory speech after winning reelection on Tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Wins 2nd Term, Becomes 1st Democratic Gov. Since His Father To Win Re-Election In NY

A victory by Cuomo over Astorino would make him the first Democratic governor since his father, Mario Cuomo, to win re-election in New York.

11/04/2014

FILE -- Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

US Sen. Booker Wins Re-Election In New Jersey Minutes After Polls Close

New Jersey voters are faced with a plethora of decisions this Election Day, including whether U.S. Sen. Booker should get his first full term in Washington.

11/04/2014

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Study Finds Red Decals On NJ Teen License Plates Linked To Fewer Crashes

Controversial decals on New Jersey license plates are saving the lives of young drivers, according to a new study.

11/04/2014

Philip Banks (credit: Handout)

City Council Members Voice Concerns Over Police Chief’s Resignation

Members of the New York City Council gathered at City Hall to voice their concerns over the direction of the NYPD in light of the sudden departure of Chief of Department Philip Banks III.

11/03/2014

Linda Falkoff (Credit: Westchester County Police)

Elderly Pleasantville Woman’s Death Ruled A Homicide

Police said Linda Falkoff had been dead for at least several days before she was discovered.

11/01/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer holds a news conference in front of the Staten Island Ferry station on Oct. 26, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer: 2 Years After Sandy, NY Has Received $17B For Infrastructure Upgrades

The money will be spent on projects such as sand barriers on Long Island, a sewer system for Suffolk County and flood protection at NYU Langone Medical Center.

10/26/2014

Minister Janet Lovell at God's Miracle House of Prayer, Praise and Worship in Flatbush, Brooklyn (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Church Holds Prayer Service For Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer

About 50 congregants gathered at God’s Miracle House of Prayer, Praise and Worship, a small church on the third floor of a Flatbush building above a grocery store.

10/26/2014

A health care worker who had been serving in West Africa was quarantined after landing at Newark Liberty International Airport on Friday, Oct. 24. (Credit: CBS 2)

Traveler Quarantined In NJ After Returning From West Africa Tests Negative For Ebola

On Saturday, the New Jersey Department of Health said the woman remains under observation and in isolation at University Hospital in Newark.

10/25/2014

The No. 1 train. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

MTA Says Subway System Is Safe To Ride After Some Raise Concerns About Ebola

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is assuring customers that the subway system is safe to ride after some straphangers became concerned after hearing that New York City’s first Ebola patient rode the subway several times before testing positive for the disease.

10/24/2014

Jeida Torres (credit: Kimberly Torres-Smith via Facebook)

Man Charged following Beating Death Of 3-Year-Old Jeida Torres In Brooklyn

Kelsey Smith, 20, is charged with felony assault and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17 years old, police said.

10/19/2014

Judge Judy Kluger from Sanctuary for Families and Sen. Charles Schumer appear at a news conference on Oct. 19, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Sen. Charles Schumer Seeks To Make Covert GPS Tracking Illegal

Schumer’s proposed legislation would offer limited exceptions, including ones for law enforcement investigations and parents who want to monitor their child’s whereabouts.

10/19/2014

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