Peter Haskell

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Experts Weigh How To Replenish New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund

The New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund has been running dry, and as of Monday, there was still no plan place to replenish it.

01/12/2015

Thousands of people make their way down Boulevard Voltaire from Place de la Republique en route to Place de la Nation, following the recent terrorist attacks on January 11, 2015 in Paris. (credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

White House Regrets Failure To Send Top US Official To Paris Rally

As world leaders linked arms and marched in defiance of terror attacks in Paris, there was one glaring absence: a high-level representative from the United States.

01/12/2015

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Snowy Friday Morning Commute To Follow Dangerously Deep Freeze

Arctic air sent temperatures plummeting across the Tri-State area on Thursday with wind chills driving them even lower.

01/08/2015

Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Committee Probing Bridgegate Subpoenaed For Former Port Authority Exec’s Testimony

The legislative committee looking into the lane closure scandal on the George Washington Bridge has received a federal subpoena involving a former top Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official.

01/08/2015

Ambulances and police officers gather in front of the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo on January 7, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Antoine Antoniol/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Hold Vigil For Victims Of Terror Attack On Paris Newspaper

Extra officers have been stationed at various locations throughout the city, including the French Consulate, since the attack Wednesday on the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper, the Charlie Hebdo weekly.

01/07/2015

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NYC Officials To Propose Letter-Grading System For Cosmetology Businesses

The letter grading would affect nail salons, spas, barber shops, beauty parlors and similar businesses throughout the five boroughs.

01/07/2015

Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, who were killed in their patrol car on Dec. 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Tunnel To Towers Meets Goal To Pay Off Mortgages Of Slain NYPD Officers

The foundation raised more than $800,000 needed to fully pay off the mortgages of NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, who were shot and killed in the line of duty on Dec. 20 in Brooklyn.

01/07/2015

A snowy street in Hoboken, N.J. on Jan. 6, 2015. (credit: Billie Rama)

Tri-State Area Deals With Bitter Cold After Light Snow Falls

A coating of snow was on the ground across much of the Tri-State area, and a bitter cold temperatures were expected to stick around for the next few days.

01/06/2015

Mercedes headquarters in Montvale, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Mercedes-Benz Announces Move From Montvale To Atlanta

The company’s 37-acre corporate campus in Montvale employs about 1,000 people.

01/06/2015

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After 90 Years On Lower East Side, Streit’s Matzos Moving To New Jersey

Streit’s Matzos on Rivington Street in the Lower East Side was started by Aron Streit 90 years ago.

01/06/2015

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Police Searching For Missing Scarsdale Teen

Christine Ji Woo Kang, 16, disappeared from her home at 12 Robin Hill Road in Scarsdale around 8:30 p.m. Friday after getting into an argument with her parents, police said.

01/05/2015

The view from the sixth floor of 10 Hudson Yards on Dec. 19. 2014 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

10 Hudson Yards Beginning To Take Shape

Michael Samuelian described the construction going on at 10 Hudson Yards — the first building to be put up at the site that will become a brand new neighborhood.

01/03/2015

Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ) (file/credit: holt.house.gov)

Rep. Rush Holt Retiring From House After Eight Terms

Politics might not be rocket science, but a central New Jersey Democratic congressman who is a rocket scientist is retiring from the House after eight terms.

12/31/2014

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PBA President: ‘No Resolve’ After Meeting Between Mayor, NYPD Union Leaders

Mayor Bill de Blasio aimed to clear the air with police unions after rancor brewed over the police officers’ shooting deaths and City Hall’s response to protests over police conduct.

12/30/2014

Pei Xia Chen (right), widow of slain NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu, at a news conference announcing the Tunnel to Towers will be paying the mortgages of Liu and Officer Rafael Ramos in full on Dec. 26, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Donations Continue To Pour In, Mortgages Of Fallen NYPD Cops To Be Paid In Full

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation announced Friday that it will be paying the mortgages in full for the families of Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos.

12/26/2014

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