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Metropolitan Opera Agrees To Postpone Potential Lockout

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Metropolitan Opera and unionized employees have agreed to postpone a lockout for 72 hours, as a federal mediator headed to the city to resolve a labor faceoff… 625 more words


Commissioner Bratton Meets With NAACP Over Death Of Eric Garner In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — National and local NAACP leaders sat down with NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton Wednesday following the death of Eric Garner while in police custody earlier this month. 466 more words


NJ Health Officials: 20 Residents Test Positive For Chikungunya Virus; West Nile Found In Mosquitoes

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey health officials on Tuesday were urging residents to protect themselves from mosquito-borne illnesses this summer.

So far, 20 New Jersey residents have tested positive for a… 459 more words


Girl Power: Kayla Roncin Key In Toms River's Little League State Championship

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The fact that Toms River won the New Jersey Little League baseball championship is not that unusual. What it is uncommon is that one of its top players is a girl. 438 more words


Jersey City Couple Killed After Tornado Hits Virginia Campground

CAPE CHARLES, Va. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two New Jersey residents were killed and more than three dozen others were injured Thursday morning after an estimated EF-1 tornado struck at a campground in Virginia. 878 more words


Port Authority To Plan For New Bus Terminal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A new main bus terminal is being discussed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

The 64-year-old… 508 more words


De Blasio Promises Full Investigation Into Death Of S.I. Man While In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and police Commissioner Bill Bratton are promising a full and thorough investigation into the death of a Staten Island man while in police custody. 981 more words