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Commissioner Bratton Unveils Plans For New High-Tech Anti-Terror Police Unit

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Police Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Thursday that the NYPD is establishing a new anti-terror strike force.

The unit of 350 cops will be specially trained in high-tech weaponry to deal with protests, “lone wolf” attacks and… 603 more words


Bratton Expresses Outrage Over City's $5,000 Settlement With Machete-Wielding Man Shot By Police

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is “outraged” that the city settled a lawsuit brought by a man who was shot by an officer after he threatened police with a machete. 429 more words


Sledders Of All Ages Take To The Hills In Suffolk County

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Equipped with sleds, children in Suffolk County were enjoying another snow day on Wednesday.

Melissa Fiore was one of dozens of parents who took their kids sledding. 220 more words


FDNY Marine Unit On Display At New York Boat Show

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s a special display at this year’s New York Boat Show that features New York City’s bravest.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, when you think of the fire department, you probably think trucks, not boats. 169 more words


Yonkers Police Officer Shoots Cop From Pelham Manor

YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – The Yonkers police commissioner says one of his officers has shot and wounded an off-duty and apparently distraught officer from another suburban force. 252 more words


Bowles And Maccagnan Bringing New Culture, Approach To Jets

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new age of Jets football began on Wednesday morning.

The franchise formally introduced new general manager Mike Maccagnan and head coach Todd Bowles. 773 more words


110th New York Boat Show Opens At Javits Center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The New York Boat Show is celebrating its 110th anniversary.

It opened its doors Wednesday at the Javits Center and will run through Sunday. 280 more words