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New Rochelle Police Search For Suspect After Reports Of Shots Fired

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) –Police in New Rochelle, N.Y., are on the hunt for a suspect after receiving reports of shots fired Thursday near Nature Study Woods. 240 more words


Christie Announces NJ Ebola Response Team

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Gov. Chris Christie said he has signed an executive order to create an Ebola virus joint response team to coordinate on Ebola preparedness in the state. 563 more words


New Jersey Turnpike Set To Open Newly Expanded Stretch

BORDENTOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A long-awaited widening project on the New Jersey Turnpike is finally wrapping up.

The $2.3 billion expansion means there will be six lanes, rather than three, in each direction between Interchange 6 in Burlington County and Interchange 9 in Middlesex County, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported. 258 more words


New Jersey Charges 11 Reputed Genovese Crime Family Members, Associates

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Members and associates of one of New York’s legendary crime families used check-cashing businesses and a Newark restaurant to run a racketeering enterprise that reaped millions of dollars through loan sharking and money laundering, New Jersey officials said Tuesday as they announced charges against 11 people. 664 more words


Yonkers Elementary School Cleaned Out After Student's Enterovirus D68 Case

Editor’s Note: This article was updated on Oct. 21, 2014.

YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — An elementary school in Yonkers was scrubbed down Monday morning, after a student there was diagnosed with… 238 more words


New Jersey Assemblyman Hosts Summit On Cybersecurity

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A New Jersey lawmaker is hosting a summit Monday to figure out how to improve cybersecurity in the state.

Assembly Republican leader Jon Bramnick… 211 more words


Vice President Biden, Gov. Cuomo Push To Revitalize NY's Airports

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are vowing to improve New York City’s airports.

Biden joined Cuomo on Monday as the governor announced a design competition to modernize and improve John F. 353 more words