Peter Haskell

FILE -- The New Jersey side of the George Washington Bridge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Squabble Over Probe Of George Washington Bridge Lane Closures

The four Republican members of the Democrat-led legislative panel probing Gov. Chris Christie’s connection to the traffic jams unveiled their own 119-page report Monday, just before the panel approved releasing the group’s report to the public.

12/08/2014

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Protesters Close Thoroughfares, Clash With Police To Decry Eric Garner Grand Jury Decision

City officials were bracing for another night of protests across the city Thursday night, a day after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.

12/04/2014

Protesters on the West Side Highway after the decision not to indict in the Eric Garner case. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters Swarm West Side Highway, Try To Disrupt Tree Lighting After Garner Decision

Some protesters said they planned to disrupt the Rockefeller Center tree lighting — following a decision by a grand jury not to indict an NYPD officer involved in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.

12/03/2014

A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bill To Ban NYC Horse-Drawn Carriages Heading To City Council

Long-delayed legislation to ban horse carriages in New York City is finally going to be introduced at the City Council next week.

12/01/2014

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MTA Begins Public Hearings On Plans For Toll And Fare Hikes

Among the proposals is raising the base fare on the MetroCard from $2.50 to $2.75 while increasing the bonus on a pay-per-ride MetroCard.

12/01/2014

New York state Attorney General and other officials hold a news conference in Manhattan. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

NY Attorney General Cautions About Holiday Charity Donations

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman cautioned that you should not give to anyone who calls them.

12/01/2014

Police say a 27-year-old woman was shot and killed in Queens on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Pregnant Woman Shot Dead In Queens

Anastasia Massey, 27, was shot after dropping her children off at school, police said.

11/26/2014

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Rain, Snow Threatens Thanksgiving Getaway

Some Thanksgiving travelers along the East Coast were heading out early because of a forecast calling for a nor’easter that will bring rain and snow.

11/25/2014

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman warned parents to be on the lookout for toxic toys this holiday shopping season. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Schneiderman Warns Holiday Shoppers To Be Cautious About Toys, Personal Info

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letter to retailers reminding them of their legal obligation to ensure the safety of the toys they sell.

11/25/2014

Kevin Darden (NYPD)

Suspect Charged In Deadly Bronx Subway Push Indicted

Kevin Darden, 34, is charged with second degree murder for allegedly pushing 61-year-old Wai Kuen Kwok in front of an oncoming D train at the Grand Concourse and East 167th Street station.

11/24/2014

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Volunteers Gather For City Harvest Warehouse’s ‘Repackathon’

For 24 hours straight, boxes were packed to help provide food for Thanksgiving to New Yorkers in need.

11/21/2014

Dasher The Rottweiler (credit: BluePearl Veterinary Partners)

Vets: Rottweiler Allegedly Thrown From Car In Queens Receiving Treatment

The approximately 6-year-old Rottweiler was found near Cypress Avenue and Vermont Place Thursday evening and brought to the BluePearl Veterinary Partners by a news crew, the Forest Hills facility said.

11/21/2014

Kevin Darden (NYPD)

Judge Orders Suspect Charged In Deadly Bronx Subway Shove To Be Held Without Bail

Kevin Darden, 34, was arrested on a murder charge Tuesday in the death of 61-year-old Wai Kuen Kwok, police said.

11/19/2014

New right-center field fence being installed at Citi Field on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Happy Day For Hitters: Mets Move In Fences At Citi Field For Second Time

Mired in a streak of six straight losing seasons and hoping to boost offense, the New York Mets are moving in their fences at Citi Field for the second time.

11/18/2014

Knives and a meat cleaver confiscated by TSA agents at Kennedy Airport (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

TSA: Know Rules Before Trying To Bring Questionable Items Onto Flights

As the chaotic holiday travel season approaches, the agency wanted to remind the public what carry-on items were no-no’s.

11/18/2014

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