Rep. Nan Hayworth

Officials attend the "record of decision" signing for the New Tappan Zee Bridge with the approach to the current bridge's main span in the background - South Nyack - Sept. 25, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Feds Sign Off On Environmental Review Of New Tappan Zee Bridge

The federal government has signed off on the environmental review of the plan for the Tappan Zee Bridge, even though some details, including funding, are still fuzzy.


Street vendor Duane Jackson and another vendor were the first to alert nearby police officers of the suspiciuos SUV in Times Square, helping to prevent what could have been a deadly attack. Credit: CBS

Street Vendor Who Alerted Cops To Times Square Bombing Seeking Congressional Office

Duane Jackson said his brush with terrorism and celebrity taught him that it made sense to get involved.


Rep. Nan Hayworth promotes PACE loans - Bedford Hills, NY - Oct 18, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Rep. Nan Hayworth Promotes Tax Assessment Credits For Energy Efficiency

Homeowners seeking dollars for clean energy and efficiency improvements through property tax assessments may find such programs unavailable. That’s thanks to what Rep. Nan Hayworth sees as an overreach by the fedeoverseers of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.