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This dog run in Van Cortlandt park is running into trouble with historians because of its location. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Historians Oppose Dog Run In Van Cortlandt Park Near Native American Memorial

A dog run near a Native American memorial in the Bronx is an insult, according to historians.

14 hours ago

Solar panels installed on rooftop of Kennedy High School in the Bronx (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plan For Solar Panels On Two Dozen School Rooftops

Officials expect the solar panels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 2,800 metric tons a year — the equivalent of taking about 600 cars off the road.

17 hours ago

Police say Kenneth Suden, 41, brutally attacked a livery cab driver following an argument in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Outrage After Stolen Livery Cab Gets Ticket Hours After Driver Is Stabbed

There is outrage from livery cab drivers after they say a ticket was found on the bloody car of a stolen livery cab hours after its driver was brutally attacked in Queens.

09/26/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and others pose with Staten Island Chuck on Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Groundhog That Slipped Out Of Mayor De Blasio’s Hands Died A Week Later

The death is just coming to light now, but Staten Island Assemblyman Matthew Titone said the Staten Island Zoo assured him that the fall from the mayor’s hands is not why the groundhog died.

09/25/2014

Construction site on W. 37th Street where a worker was killed in a partial building collapse. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

FDNY: 1 Dead In Partial Building Collapse In Midtown

The 14-story building is located on West 37th Street between Eighth and Ninth avenues in Midtown.

09/23/2014

A construction supervisor was stabbed Monday afternoon on Montague Street in downtown Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Quarrel Over Pay May Have Led To Stabbing At Brooklyn Construction Site

A construction supervisor was stabbed in downtown Brooklyn Monday afternoon, in what police believe might have been an argument over pay.

09/22/2014

Ribbon-cutting ceremony and basketball clinic held at rebuilt courts in Midland Beach, Staten Island (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NBA Helps Rebuild Sandy-Damaged Basketball Courts On Staten Island

The Midland Beach basketball court restoration was the first of a season of events that will lead up to NBA All-Star Week in New York City this winter.

09/22/2014

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Maplewood Teacher Now Charged With Sexually Assaulting 5 Students

A New Jersey high school teacher accused of sexually assaulting three students has been charged with assaulting two more, officials said Friday.

09/19/2014

Derek Jeter tips his hat to the Yankee Stadium crowd on Derek Jeter Day on Sept. 7, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

MUST-WATCH: The Derek Jeter Ad That Everyone Will Be Talking About

If this doesn’t give you chills, call your doctor. You need to be checked for a pulse.

09/18/2014

Long Island City Immigration Office (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials Hold Hearing On Immigrant Children In New York City

State Assembly members heard from witnesses including the consul general of El Salvador in Manhattan and organizations that provide shelter, along with legal, medical and social services.

09/16/2014

Livery Cab (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

SheRides Puts Brakes On App Launch Due To Overwhelming Customer Demand

There has been so much interest in SheRides from women who want female cabbies that the company is holding off for now on launching the app in New York City.

09/15/2014

(Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Smirnoff Ice)

Public Advocate Letitia James Recommends Changes To Nail Salon Health And Safety Policy

New York City Public Advocate Letitia James says despite the thousands of nail salons across the five boroughs, there are only 27 inspectors in the entire state to keep track of salon cleanliness and safety.

09/15/2014

File photo of synthetic marijuana (Credit: CBS 2)

3 Pleasantville High School Students Taken To Hospital After Smoking Synthetic Substance

Police in Westchester are investigating an incident involving synthetic marijuana that left three children ill.

09/12/2014

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice played at New Rochelle High School and Rutgers University. (credit: Getty Images)

Ravens React To Damning Video By Cutting Running Back Ray Rice

Many believed it was a matter of when — not if — someone would leak additional footage of the Ray Rice elevator incident. They were right. And now it has cost the star running back his job.

09/08/2014

A school bus stops in Yonkers, N.Y., on Sept. 4, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

On First Day Of School, Yonkers Cops Crack Down On Traffic Violations

Police had an extra presence at a busy Yonkers intersection to remind drivers to watch out for kids and buses, especially when they put out their stop signs.

09/04/2014

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