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Plane Noise Prompts East Hills Residents To Flood Port Authority With Complaints

Loud planes have caused a small Long Island town to file thousands of complaints with the Port Authority.

04/05/2014

Police are searching for this man in connection with the robbery of a drug store in Manhattan. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect In Manhattan Drug Store Robbery

According to authorities, the suspect was armed with a gun when he walked into the drug store located at 1302 Second Ave. around 10:20 a.m.

03/01/2014

Police say an officer had to fire on a suspect who tried to run him over in the parking lot of the Spartan Diner in Farmingdale. (Credit Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Officer Fires On Suspected Car Thieves In Farmingdale Parking Lot

Police on Long Island say an officer fired into a stolen SUV after the driver tried to hit him with it.

02/15/2014

Dennis Kane stands above the charred remains of his destroyed home in the hard hit Breezy Point neighborhood on December 7, 2012. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Announces Program Aimed At Preparing New Yorkers For Natural Disasters

Between snowstorms, Superstorm Sandy, and severe thunderstorms New Yorkers have seen their share of bad weather.

02/01/2014

WCBS 880 radio engineer Carlos Silva poses with former Yankee Bernie Williams. (Credit WCBS 880)

Yankees Radio Engineer Carlos Silva Dies After Cancer Fight

Carlos Silva, a longtime producer and engineer for Yankees games on WCBS 880, died Sunday morning after fighting esophageal and stomach cancer, his daughter said.

01/19/2014

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Bay Shore School District Mulls Ban On Popular Energy Drinks

This would not be the first ban on energy drinks in Suffolk County. In March, a bill was passed that banned the sale and distribution of energy drinks to anyone under the age of 18 in county parks.

01/18/2014

Anti-apartheid leader and member of the African National Congress (ANC) Nelson Mandela raises fist while addressing a crowd of residents from the Phola park squatter camp on September 05, 1990 in Tokoza. (TREVOR SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Nelson Mandela’s Body Returns Home Ahead Of Burial

As motorcyclists in uniform and armored personnel carriers escorted the vehicle carrying Mandela’s casket to the family compound, people lining the route sang, applauded and, in some cases, wept.

12/14/2013

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City Council Member Calls NYC’s Black Friday Parking Regulations ‘Disgusting’

Black Friday might feel like a holiday — but it’s not. At least not when it comes to the city’s parking regulations, WCBS 880′s Jim Smith reported.

11/29/2013

Princeton University file (Photo: CBS 2)

8th Case Of Meningitis Confirmed At Princeton University

A female graduate student developed meningitis symptoms on Wednesday and was hospitalized on Thursday.

11/22/2013

New York City Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio gives his victory speech on Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

New Yorkers Talk Change, Weigh In On The City’s Future

A suggestion box has been set up in the village where New Yorkers can submit their ideas for the best way to move the city forward.

11/16/2013

The midtown New York City skyline, including the Empire State Building, is seen from the air over New York   (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Financial Concerns Could Drive Retiring Baby Boomers Out Of NYC

A recent AARP survey found that nearly two-thirds of baby boomers preparing for retirement will move out of the city because it is too expensive.

10/18/2013

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Former WCBS 880 Anchor Steve Porter Remembered

Steve Porter, one of the radio journalists who helped launch the all-new format at WCBS 880, is being remembered for his many achievements in broadcasting.

10/06/2013

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Queens Doctors Remove 8-Pound Tumor From Ethiopian Girl’s Neck

Aster Degano, 13, had trouble breathing and couldn’t attend school because of the soccer ball-sized mass, WCBS 880′s Marla Diamond reported.

09/19/2013

Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio campaigns at the West Indian Day Parade on September 2, 2013. Over a million people are expected to attend the 46th annual parade.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Bill De Blasio Not Expecting Easy Win In Democratic Mayoral Primary

Despite his poll numbers may be hovering above 40 percent, De Blasio said he still expects to be locked in a runoff after Tuesday’s primary — though he wouldn’t say who he’d prefer to run against. That, he said, is for the people to decide.

09/06/2013

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Some L.I. Schools Put On Department Of Education’s Academic Watch List

Schools in Great Neck, Lawrence, South Huntington, Plainedge, Malverne and Hempstead districts were put on a list of schools needing improvement.

08/23/2013

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