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New Video Shows Chaos After Boston Marathon Bombing

BOSTON (CBS) – New video of the Boston Marathon bombings has been released.

Surveillance video from Marathon Sports shows the explosion shatter the store’s windows. Victims literally stagger and leap into the store, badly injured. 142 more words


Vote Coming On Bill To Fund Safety Upgrades For Rail Crossings After Metro-North Wreck

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) — Congress could vote as soon as Tuesday on a bill that would provide billions of dollars to make railroad crossings safer.

As WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported, Rep. 342 more words


Point Pleasant Beach Man Badly Burned In Gas Explosion

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A New Jersey man was critically injured early Monday morning when a natural gas explosion rocked his Point Pleasant Beach home. 650 more words


De Blasio Marches Through Snow In LGBT-Friendly St. Pat's For All Parade

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio was in Queens Sunday for the LGBT-friendly alternative to New York City’s main St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which excluded official gay groups for years. 401 more words


State Officials Discussed Snow Buildup Before Roof Collapse At Canton Rink

CANTON (CBS) – State officials discussed the snow buildup at a Canton skating rink before the partial roof collapse occurred Saturday morning, sources told WBZ. 338 more words


NJ Gas Prices Increase For Fourth Straight Week

UNION, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – For the fourth straight week, gas prices are up in New Jersey.

“They are horrible,” one driver told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith. 174 more words


Marathon Bombing Suspect: Not Enough Minorities In Jury Pool

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect asked a judge Thursday to dismiss the indictment against their client or suspend his trial, saying there weren’t enough minorities and younger people in the jury pool. 665 more words