Paul Murnane

Sen. Robert Menendez (credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Menendez Calls Indictment ‘False Allegations;’ Says He ‘Will Not Be Silenced’

Menendez had been under investigation for his relationship with South Florida eye doctor and top campaign donor Salomon Melgen.

04/01/2015

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Connecticut Police Cracking Down On Distracted Driving

State police and more than 50 local police departments in Connecticut have started a crackdown on people using their cell phones.

04/01/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on March 27 that the debris from the East Village building collapse may not be removed for a week. (Photo: CBS2)

Report: Residents Of East Village Building Told Gas Was Being Turned Off Prior To Explosion

Tenants in an East Village building that exploded may have been told not to tell Consolidated Edison inspectors they had gas service.

03/31/2015

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Sen. Schumer Urges NY Have ‘Seat At The Table’ In Conn. Toll Planning Process

A possible toll on I-95 at the New York/Connecticut border has some concerned it could send traffic through suburban neighborhoods, causing traffic, safety and environmental concerns.

03/31/2015

A vigil was held on Monday, March 30 for Nicholas Figueroa, one of two men killed in the East Village explosion last week. (Credit: CBS2)

Vigil Held For Victim Of East Village Explosion As Investigators Probe Cause

Mayor Bill de Blasio has said someone may have improperly tapped a gas line before the explosion.

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Moishe's Bake Shop in the East Village has been struggling in the days since the explosion. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

East Village Explosion Takes A Toll On Nearby Businesses

Just two doors down from the blast site at Second Avenue and East Seventh Street, Moishe’s Bake Shop is open, but hurting for business.

03/30/2015

FILE - A 3-year-old girl drinks orange juice.  (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

NYC Board Of Health Limiting Juice Consumption In Day Care Centers

The New York City Board of Health announced new rules Monday for daycare centers, including a limit on how much juice kids can drink.

03/24/2015

City officials are urging drivers to be cautious when passing crews repairing potholes. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

NYC Officials To Drivers: Give Pothole Repair Crews A Brake

Department of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg said the city has filled nearly 200,000 potholes since December. Last year, crews repaired about 500,000 craters.

03/24/2015

Gabriel Sassoon eulogizes his children during their funeral in Israel on Mar. 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Bodies Of 7 Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire Buried In Israel

Seven Jewish siblings who were killed in a devastating house fire in Brooklyn over the weekend were laid to rest in Jerusalem on Monday at an emotional ceremony attended by several thousand mourners.

03/23/2015

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland and his wife, Patricia, leave federal court in New Haven, Conn., on March 18, 2015. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland Sentenced To 30 Months For Campaign Scam

Former Governor John Rowland today faces sentencing for trying to conceal his work on a 2012 congressional campaign.

03/18/2015

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Plan For Deteriorating Port Authority Bus Terminal Comes With Steep Price Tag

The Port Authority Bus Terminal is in need of a big overhaul or a total replacement, but neither option will be cheap.

03/17/2015

Robert Durst (Credit: CBS2)

Robert Durst Charged With Murder In Calif., Also Hit With Weapons Charges In Louisiana

Robert Durst, heir to a New York real estate fortune, is waiving extradition and will return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge in the 2000 death of a writer and friend who acted as his spokeswoman.

03/16/2015

A mudslide forced the evacuation of two high-rises on Walsh Road in Yonkers, NY on March 11, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials: Residents Could Be Displaced For 2 Weeks After Yonkers Mudslide

It could be at least two weeks before residents can return home after a mudslide forced them out of their buildings in Yonkers.

03/13/2015

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Cuomo Calls For New Policy After Criticism Of Email Purges

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling for a new email retention policy for state leaders following criticism about his administration’s practice of generally purging emails after 90 days.

03/13/2015

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Service In East Harlem Marks Anniversary Of Deadly Gas Blast

A memorial service Thursday is commemorating the one-year anniversary of a gas explosion in East Harlem that leveled two buildings and killed eight people.

03/12/2015

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