'Sweet Spot With Mike Sugerman:' How To Know Who's Honking At YouAs a “street reporter,” I’m on the street a lot. And what I notice most about this urban landscape that we live in is… the constant honking.
WCBS Newsradio 880 Conversation: 'The Vietnam War' With Filmmakers Ken Burns, Lynn NovickJust days before the premier of their landmark documentary The Vietnam War, filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick will be the featured guests in a special "WCBS Newsradio 880 Conversation with Veterans," Thursday, Sept. 14 at 2 p.m.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Audio Books Are Going To The DogsCable TV and social media have made Cesar Millan, a.k.a. "The Dog Whisperer," one of America’s best known dog trainers. Now, he wants your dog to get book smart by listening to books on tape.
The Breaking Point: What Now?When we started this series eight weeks ago, the warning signs had already piled up – on paper, in statistics and if you’re a commuter – probably in your experience. So how have we responded?
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Shakespeare In The NudeIn this week’s Sweet Spot, Mike Sugerman “uncovers” a New York production of Shakespeare in the park, in which the wardrobe isn’t an issue… characters are in the buff.
The Breaking Point: The Cost Of DecongestionEver since April 7, 2008, congestion pricing has been a tailpipe dream. But now, a decade later, as black cars and box trucks multiply, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has dug it up out of the great Albany graveyard.
The Breaking Point: Teeming StreetsIt’s not in your head. New York City congestion is reaching ‘crisis levels,' and the average vehicle speed in Lower Manhattan is down 15 percent since 2010.
News On The Rocks: How Smartphones Have Shaped iGenDo you ever worry that your teen stays holed up in his or her room, not venturing out with friends or dates as much as you did at that age? The good news is: They’re not alone.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Lebowski Fest Hosts Special Screening Of Cult ClassicI’ll admit it right up front: I don’t get it. “The Big Lebowski” mania, that is. But fans at Lincoln Center set me straight the other night.
The Breaking Point: 'It's Far Out Of Whack'There’s no doubt the New York City subway system needs to expand in order to accommodate record ridership. But why is the price tag so high for construction in this city?
The Breaking Point: The $8 Billion QuestionThe head of the MTA is calling for $800 million to stabilize the subway, but it will cost much more to modernize the system and bring it into the 21st century.
Harvey Hauptman, One Of WCBS 880’s Original Anchors, Dies At 87He was the silk-voiced news anchor who wrote flawless news copy and delivered it on air like no other. He was also universally loved.