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This Mako shark jumped onto the boat of two NJ fishermen. (Credit Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Massive Mako Shark Gives NJ Fishermen The Surprise Of A Lifetime

The havoc-causing mako was 8-feet-4-inches long. It surprised the two fishermen initially when it appeared by the side of the boat and took one of their baits.

06/08/2013

Prom dresses at Bloomingdale's. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Charity Makes Prom Night A Possibility For Sandy Victims

Girls whose families were wiped out by Hurricane Sandy can still party in style, thanks to a New York City charity that has collected more than 1,000 prom dresses for the storm’s victims.

04/06/2013

Idled school buses are viewed at the Atlantic Express Transportation Crop. after more than 8,000 New York City school bus drivers and aides went on strike over job protection Wednesday morning on Jan. 16, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Union: New York City School Bus Strike Ends, But We Will Fight On

Local 1181 President Michael Cordiello said in no way is the suspension of the strike a sign of his side giving up its fight.

02/15/2013

Ed Koch speaks at the renaming of the Queensboro Bridge in his honor at The Water Club Restaurant on May 19, 2011.  (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

CBS New York Reporters Reflect On Covering Ed Koch Through The Years

Former New York City mayor Ed Koch passed away Friday at the age of 88. Known for his outspoken personality and famous remarks, Koch was not shy about speaking his mind, often giving reporters plenty to write about.

02/01/2013

Charles Osgood in the newsroom of WCBS Newsradio 880 back in December 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

CBS Radio, Television Personality Charles Osgood Celebrates 80th Birthday

He was the first voice on WCBS-AM when it went all-news back in 1967 and now Charles Osgood is celebrating a milestone – his 80th birthday.

01/08/2013

FILE PHOTO

LIRR Set To Return To Normal Rush Hour Schedule On Monday

Commuters have been waiting six weeks for the LIRR to return to its full schedule. LIRR spokesman Aaron Donovan told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith, that riders can look forward to less crowding and an end to cancelled and combined trains.

12/08/2012

Damage from Sandy in Seaside Heights is seen from Chopper 880 - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Local Artists Rock Montclair To Raise Money For Shore Towns That Were Hit The Hardest By Sandy

Event organizer Sharon Colucci, the station manager at TV34 in Montclair, said that the event served as a way for storm survivors to help make life easier for their neighbors who lost the most during Sandy.

12/02/2012

Raul Ibanez (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Will Lean On Surging Raul Ibanez In ALCS

Raul Ibanez’s role will increase against the Tigers’ parade of right-handed starters and will be a key figure in the Yankees’ hopes of reaching the World Series.

10/13/2012

Yankees Radio Network Logo

Yankees, WCBS 880 Agree To Extend Current Radio Broadcast Agreement

The Yankees and WCBS 880 announced on Thursday that they have agreed to extend their current radio broadcast agreement. The agreement will run through the 2013 campaign.

08/30/2012

On-Air Light at WCBS 880 Studio 11A - 345 Hudson Street - New York, NY - Aug 28, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Charles Osgood Reflects On 45 Years Of All-News On WCBS 880

Today is a very special day for WCBS 880. It was 45 years ago – August 28, 1967 – that we went all-news.

08/28/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Fact Check Friday: Presidential Campaign Ads Scrutinized

It’s “Fact Check Friday,” when WCBS 880 puts the presidential campaign ads under the scrutiny of Factcheck.org, a non-partisan, non-profit organization.

08/10/2012

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

B&C Morning Show: Jerry Jones Is Talkin’ Tough; Yanks & Mets Both Lose

Before turning it over to Jerry Recco so that he could deliver his first update of the morning, Craig attempted to offer Yamkees’ fan comfort by telling them it is not time to panic.

WFAN–08/01/2012

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

B&C Morning Show: A National Anthem To Forget

Boomer and Craig asked Al Dukes about the lovely Chelsea, wondering when she will be flexing her pipes at Citi Field and performing the National Anthem prior to a Mets game.

WFAN–07/30/2012

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

B&C Morning Show: Suzyn Waldman’s Emotional Attachment To The Yanks & Jerry Is In Demand

If you happened to be listening to WCBS 880 last night when Derek Jeter was hit with a pitch in the 8th inning of the Yankees 5-2 win in Seattle, you undoubtedly heard Suzyn Waldman let out a couple of sighs.

WFAN–07/26/2012

(Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images for Jorge Posada Foundation)

B&C Morning Show: Dorka Defends Suyzn Waldman, Hangs Up On Boomer & Carton

A gal by the name of Dorka gave Boomer and Craig a call this morning to take the Dynamic Radio Duo to task for their, what she classified as, mockery of Suzyn Waldman.

WFAN–07/25/2012

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