Peter Haskell

Accident involving two buses closes center tuber of Lincoln Tunnel heading into city. (Credit: CBS2)

31 Hurt After 2 Buses Collide In Lincoln Tunnel

A private bus carrying a group of Canadian students visiting New York City was rear-ended by a NJ TRANSIT bus inside the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday morning, injuring at least 31 people.

06/10/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Big Win For Christie In Jersey State Pension Battle

New Jersey’s top court has sided with Gov. Chris Christie in a fight with public worker unions over pension funds.

06/09/2015

Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Redesigned Citi Bikes To Roll Out In NYC This Summer

A spokesperson for Citi Bike said the new bikes will have a comfier seat, a better gear system and a steadier kick stand.

06/07/2015

Yogi Berra at Yankee Stadium in 2009 (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Online Petition Calls On White House To Award Yogi Berra Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Yogi Berra’s granddaughter is among those stepping up the effort to get the baseball great a presidential medal of freedom.

06/07/2015

Belmont Stakes crowd

Crowd Erupts In Cheers After American Pharoah Makes History With Triple Crown Win

A Triple Crown winner hasn’t been seen in 37 years, but the crowd arriving early Saturday is hopeful.

06/06/2015

American Pharoah

WATCH: American Pharoah Gallops For Final Time Before Belmont

American Pharoah has taken a final gallop around Belmont Park before he attempts to win the Belmont Stakes on Saturday and become the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.

06/05/2015

Medical marijuana (file/credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Dozens Of Firms Vie For 5 Medical Marijuana Growing Licenses In New York

Friday is the final day for those hoping to win a slot as one of five medical marijuana dispensaries in New York to submit applications.

06/05/2015

Fans make their way into Belmont Park prior to the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Belmont Not Sold Out — Yet — For American Pharoah’s Run At Triple Crown

NYRA implemented a cap at 90,000 spectators for this year’s Belmont Stakes. In another departure from tradition, no tickets will be sold at the track on race day.

06/05/2015

Burglary (file / credit: clipart.com)

Greenwich Residents Urged To Beware Of Burglars

Police say eight homes have been burglarized within the last month.

06/04/2015

Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah getting a bath after light morning run at Belmont Park on June3, 2015. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

American Pharoah Gets First Look At Belmont Park

Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah has gotten his first look at Belmont Park, jogging the mile-and-a-half around the huge oval with ease.

06/03/2015

The Stonewall Inn/Flickr

Commission Votes To Consider Making Stonewall Inn A City Landmark

The tavern at 51-53 Christopher Street is known as the birthplace of the modern gay rights movement after patrons squared off and fought against a police raid at the bar in 1969.

06/02/2015

Crowd waits to get home after 2014 Belmont Stakes (Credit: CBS 2)

LIRR Looks To Avoid Repeat Of Last Year’s Commuting Chaos After Belmont Stakes

Last year, some fans waited more than three hours to catch a train home on the Long Island Rail Road after the Belmont Stakes.

06/02/2015

MTA employees receive training on navigating the No. 7 line extension on Manhattan's West Side. (Credit: MTA)

MTA Begins Training Employees On No. 7 Line Extension

Trains have begun rolling to West 34th Street and 11th Avenue to make sure subway crews are comfortable with the extension.

06/01/2015

LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Port Authority Selects Developer To Renovate Aging Terminal At LaGuardia Airport

The airport Vice President Joe Biden once compared to that of a third-world country is one step closer to getting a major facelift.

05/29/2015

Rangers fans outside MSG (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rangers-Lightning Game 7 Is Hottest — And Priciest — Ticket In Town

Hoping to buy your way into Madison Square Garden tonight? Get ready to hand over five Benjamins — for one admission.

05/29/2015

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