Local Governments Turn Up The Heat On Gun Companies, Push For New 'Smart Gun' TechnologyYou could call it gun control without legislation. Local governments that buy handguns for their police departments are asking, as customers, for a change in the way that gun makers do business.
Ray Kelly Talks Lessons Of Boston Marathon BombingsAs we mark the one week anniversary of the deadly bombing of the Boston Marathon, New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is speaking out about how our city can learn from what happened up there.
LISTEN: Cardinal Edward Egan Outlines Five Qualifications For New PopeHe said that while the times certainly dictate what is needed in the leader of the Catholic church, there are what he called "five basic qualities" that they should look for.
Long Island Slammed With Snow As Blizzard Moves Through The heaviest snowfall is expected Friday night and into Saturday. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning, which remains in effect until 1 p.m. Saturday.
David Dinkins Reflects On Death Of Fellow Former Mayor Ed Koch"Shock, frankly, all though I knew that Ed was not well and I knew that we has in intensive care. Still, I was not quite prepared for that," Dinkins said. "He seems to be indestructible. I thought he'd go on forever."
Mayoral Candidate Joseph Lhota In Radio Interview: NYC In 'Fragile' State"All of the great that happened, the foundation that Mayor Giuliani built during his term and that Mike Bloomberg has built on top of that, they're quite fragile," he told WCBS 880 morning anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll.
CBS Radio, Television Personality Charles Osgood Celebrates 80th BirthdayHe 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.
'The Talk' Hosts Sharon Osbourne, Julie Chen Visit WCBS Newsradio 880Chen talked about juggling the demands of parenthood with the demands of being a busy television personality. Osbourne talked about being a woman in the music business.
Upcoming Anniversary Of Osama Bin Laden's Death Prompts FBI, DHS Bulletin Rep. Peter King told WCBS 880 that there may be a noticable increase in security.
Friends, Colleagues Remember CBS Newsman Mike Wallace He didn't just interview people. He interrogated them. Legendary CBS newsman Mike Wallace died over the weekend at the age of 93 and tributes have been pouring in for the "60 Minutes" pioneer.
Port Authority Police: PATH Turnstile-Jumper Arrested, Had Loaded GunPort Authority spokesman Al Della Fave says Port Authority officers Matt Vogelman and Pat Carroll were on duty at the 14th Street station around 4:30 a.m. Friday when they saw a man jumping the turnstile.
WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 2 - Freak October SnowstormWe're still counting down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011 here at WCBS Newsradio 880 and, at number 2, we have something that doesn't usually accompany the ghosts and goblins of Halloween weekend.
WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 6 - 9/11 Plus 10As we at WCBS Newsradio 880 count down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011, we move on to number 6 and the anniversary of an event that changed our world.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg Talks Cabs, Education, More In Interview At WCBS 880's New StudiosBloomberg visited WCBS Newsradio 880's new studios at 345 Hudson Street this morning and participated in an extensive interview with anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll, as well as veteran political reporter Rich Lamb.