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FDNY: 1 Dead Following Crane Accident In Midtown

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – One person is dead after a boom-crane accident in Midtown Friday, fire officials say.

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Yankees Hot, Mets 'Sizzling' Heading Into Subway Series

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Who says the Subway Series has run out of gas?

The New York Mets are “sizzling hot,” in the words of Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, … 625 more words


NYCLU: E-ZPass Readers Gathering Info Far Away From Toll Plazas

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)The New York Civil Liberties Union is alerting drivers that the E-ZPass tags on their windshields are being used for more than just tolls. 168 more words


Lawyers For Sen. Robert Menendez Appear In Court In Corruption Case

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Attorneys representing indicted U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and a donor who’s charged with bribing him in exchange for political favors were in court in Newark Wednesday. 284 more words


Cuomo To Become First US Governor To Visit Cuba In Decades

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP)New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to Havana, the first American governor to visit Cuba since the recent thaw in relations with the communist nation. 679 more words


NYC Comptroller Releases Scathing Audit On Animal Care & Control

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer says an audit by his office shows Animal Care & Control needs work.

“The findings would make your skin crawl,” Stringer told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith. 573 more words


Boston Economy Gets Boost Ahead of Marathon Monday

BOSTON (CBS) – After a difficult winter, Boston businesses are getting a much needed boost ahead of the Boston Marathon on Monday.

Two days before the big race, Boylston Street was bustling. 178 more words