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Acting New Jersey Attorney General John Hoffman. (credit: Office of the Attorney General)

New Jersey Adopts New Policy For Grand Juries In Police-Related Death Cases

One of the goals of the policy is to eliminate conflicts of interests.

08/02/2015

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NYC Officials: Third Person With Legionnaires’ Disease In South Bronx Has Died

The Health Department said a third location, the Opera House Hotel, has tested positive for the bacteria Legionella.

07/31/2015

American Pharoah is walked in his barn prior to training at Belmont Park on June 3, 2015 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Excitement Builds For American Pharoah’s First Race Since Winning Triple Crown

Hundreds gathered Friday morning to watch Triple Crown winner American Pharoah take a brief workout on the track in Monmouth Park.

07/31/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio gives an update on the Legionnaires' disease outbreak in the South Bronx on July 30, 2015. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

City Pinpoints Two Sources Of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak In Bronx

Since July 10, the city has identified 46 cases of Legionnaires’ disease, all in the South Bronx, with two deaths, the mayor said.

07/30/2015

The 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Lottery Opens For Tickets To Pope Francis WTC Interfaith Service

A lottery is opening Wednesday for those who want see Pope Francis at the World Trade Center site when he comes to New York.

07/29/2015

FILE - A body camera worn by a police officer. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

New Jersey Troopers Getting Body Cameras Under New Policy

New Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announced policies for local police on how the cameras should be used.

07/28/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and other officials during a briefing on IDNYC on July 27, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

De Blasio, Mark-Viverito Make Nice After Uber Spat

The mayor and the speaker sought to make it clear they were on the same page when it comes to Uber down the road.

07/27/2015

FILE -- A sign for the National Office outside the Boy Scouts of America headquarters  in Irving, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Expected To OK Policy Change Allowing Gay Scout Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America are expected to approve a new policy Monday that will allow for gay scout leaders.

07/27/2015

NJ TRANSIT trains. (credit: CBS2)

NJ TRANSIT Again Apologizes For Amtrak Power Problems

Friday’s commute got off on the wrong track when Amtrak power problems caused delays for Amtrak and NJ TRANSIT riders for the fourth time this week.

07/24/2015

Delta Air Lines plane (file/credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Airlines Being Investigated For Alleged Price Gouging Following Deadly Amtrak Derailment

Eight people were killed and about 200 were injured in the Amtrak crash in Philadelphia.

07/24/2015

An Uber vehicle is viewed in Manhattan on July 20, 2015.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio On Uber Deal: There Will Be Rules

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio cleared the air Thursday about his administration’s surprise deal with ride-hailing service Uber.

07/23/2015

MTA logo (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Asks NYC, State To Help Fund Trimmed-Down Budget

Among other projects, the money would help pay for the next phase of the Second Avenue subway line.

07/23/2015

Uber job tour in Queens on July 21, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City Comptroller Stringer Sides With Uber On Day For-Hire Car Service Holds Job Fair

Uber kicked off a citywide jobs tour at Queensbridge Park in Long Island City on Tuesday.

07/21/2015

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx  (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx Speaking At NYU Forum

One issue to be discussed is the impact that transportation inequality has on income inequality.

07/21/2015

A supposed photograph of Bob Levinson was emailed anonymously to the family in 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Son Of American Believed To Be Held In Iran Not Giving Up Hope

David Levinson, whose father, Bob, is among those Americans believed to be held, sees the easing of tensions with Iran as an opportunity.

07/16/2015

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