NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York Sen. Martin J. Golden and U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm are urging the U.S. Senate to approve the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act. 425 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Winter has dragged on across the Tri-State area and much of the country, but here’s a sign spring is close at hand: Daylight Saving Time arrives early Sunday morning. 220 more words
NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – More than three years after Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg committed $100 million toward remaking Newark’s struggling schools, the district is engulfed in a dispute over proposed large-scale teacher layoffs that’s threatening to derail wider reform efforts. 743 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Lawmakers in Connecticut are considering legislation that would increase criminal penalties for those convicted in so-called “knockout game” attacks.
A bill before the General Assembly’s Public Safety Committee would make the sucker-punch attacks a Class D felony. 201 more words
MILWAUKEE (AP) — D’Angelo Harrison scored 20 points and hit a clutch 3 in double overtime, Marquette’s Derrick Wilson missed a jumper with 1 second left and St. 167 more words
NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — For three workdays in mid-December the streets of Tarrytown were a parking lot.
“Took me an hour to go a mile at about 5 o’clock,” Mayor Drew Fixell said, “Everywhere you looked there were cars that were tied up.” 435 more words
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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Activists in Philadelphia joined many across the country Saturday in protesting the low minimum wage. The rallies were purposely held on International Women’s Day. 151 more words