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U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara: My Office Will Investigate Public Corruption

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara says he’s taking over the anti-corruption work that a commission created by Gov. Andrew Cuomo aborted when it was suddenly disbanded in April. 733 more words


Sources Tell CBS 2: Citi Bike Negotiating Expansion Deal With Related Companies Affiliate

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Citi Bike program could almost double in size if a big new funding deal goes through.

Citi Bike is close to finalizing a deal worth tens of millions of dollars with an affiliate of real estate giant Related Companies, sources told CBS 2. 193 more words


Criminal Probe Of Cuomo Administration Urged In Wake Of NY Times Report On Moreland Commission

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Political foes of Gov. Andrew Cuomo have called for a prompt criminal investigation of his administration, following a New York Times report that said Cuomo’s office repeatedly compromised the work of… 837 more words


Traffic Cameras Generating Three-Quarters Of NYC Ticket Revenue

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Cameras over New York City roadways now account for 75 percent of ticket revenue, up from 38 percent 15 years ago. 241 more words


Connecticut Medical Marijuana Growers Feel Bumps In Road To Establishing Industry

WATERTOWN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — New Sheetrock and bare cement floors — that’s what Connecticut’s fledgling medical marijuana industry looked like as of June, WCBS 880’s Paul Murnane reported. 347 more words


Environmental Groups Want NY To Release Information On Rail Shipments Of Crude Oil

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Environmental groups are demanding access to information on the shipments of crude oil by rail.

Concern over the shipment of volatile Bakken crude oil following an explosive and deadly wreck last summer in Quebec led to a federal order in May, requiring railroads to provide information to states. 298 more words


Police Investigating Credit And Debit Card Info Thefts Linked To Muni-Meters

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Drivers are being urged to be careful when using a credit or debit card at muni-meters following reports of people claiming their cards were compromised after using the machines. 231 more words