NYPD Crime Stats: Overall Crime Hit All-Time Low In 2019, But Anti-Semitic Attacks Finished Up 26%The NYPD says it is fighting against an uptick in murders, robberies and hate crimes, while overall crime remains low across the five boroughs.
Bail Reform: Cuomo Admits New Law Needs To Be RevampedGov. Andrew Cuomo has become the latest politician to jump off the no-cash bail bandwagon.
Iraqi Parliament Votes To Expel U.S. Troops, President Trump Threatens More Strikes Against IranThe Iranian government announced Sunday it would no longer abide by the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal. President Trump pulled the U.S. out of the deal in 2018.
U.S. Forces Prepare To Deploy After Airstrike Killing Soleimani, Anti-War Protesters Rally Against TrumpPresident Trump said Friday the action was taken "to stop a war." He said Soleimani "was plotting imminent and sinister attacks on American diplomats and military personnel."
Talking Points: New York Facing Estimated $6 Billion Gap In Budget - Now What?Javier Lacayo, a vice president at SKD Knickerbocker, joined CBSN New York’s urban affairs expert Mark Peters and political reporter Marcia Kramer to discuss the situation.
Point Of View: Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins Talks Bail Reform, State Budget IssuesShe’s the first woman to lead the state senate and now faces one of the toughest financial challenges since the Great Depression. Is there any way to close that gap without raising taxes?
Bail Reform: NY Senate Majority Leader Ready To Consider Changes To Controversial New LawsIn the three days since New York's criminal justice reform law took effect, people charged with committing anti-Semitic hate crimes have made headlines because, under the law, judges freed them without bail.
FDA Bans Some Vaping Products, Including Fruit And Mint FlavorsThe Trump administration is banning flavored vape products that appeal to children.
Bail Reform In N.Y., Marijuana Showdown In N.J. Among New Legislation To Watch In 2020The revelry of ringing in the new year comes with a host of new laws taking effect in the Tri-State Area, including some that mean more money in your pocket and some that don't.
Bail Reform: Nassau County Begins Releasing InmatesIn all, 29 inmates walked out of the East Meadow Correctional Center one at a time Tuesday. Some of them tasted freedom for the first time in months.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Propose Ban On E-Cig Flavors, Ads Aimed At YouthAction against e-cigarettes has gained urgency amid the rise of a vaping illness nationwide.
Forgotten Families: Jersey City Joins Newark's SOTA LawsuitJersey City says it has nearly 200 families in SOTA homes.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Plans To Introduce Legislation To Legalize Gestational SurrogacyThe legislation passed the Senate this last session but was never brought up for a vote in the Assembly.
New York Synagogue Attack: NYPD To Launch Neighborhood Safety Coalitions In Brooklyn CommunitiesSaturday night's attack in upstate Monsey has prompted a big response from both local and state leaders. They are stepping up security and launching initiatives to protect our communities.
Cuomo Calls For New Study On High-Speed Rail In New YorkNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to restart the debate over building high-speed rail in New York.