Donnybrook Down Under: Fight Breaks Out On D Train In Manhattan

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A subway rider reportedly went off the rails and attacked a fellow straphanger on a subway train in Manhattan.

The fight broke out Wednesday afternoon on a downtown D train near West Fourth Street. 95 more words


NYC Hits Record High Temperatures As Many Take Advantage Of Warm Weather

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City hit record highs Wednesday, as temperatures stretched into the 70s.

By midday, it was 78 degrees in the city, breaking the previous record of 68 that was set back in 1930. 443 more words


Search Continues For Driver In Deadly LaGuardia Airport Hit-And-Run

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search continues for a driver in connection with a hit-and-run that left a Laguardia Airport worker dead.

Police say 36-year-old Steven Morales had been riding his bicycle near Marine Terminal Road and Runway Drive around 7:20 p.m. 70 more words


North Bergen Girl, 6, Died From Flu, N.J. DOH Confirms

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The death of a 6-year-old girl in North Bergen, New Jersey was caused by the flu, the state Department of Health confirmed Tuesday. 714 more words


Four Rikers Island Inmates Charged In Attack On Correction Officer Face Judge

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Four inmates accused of a brutal attack on a Rikers Island correction officer faced a judge on Monday.

Dozens of correction officers showed support for fellow officer, 39-year-old Jean Roston Souffrant as the four pleaded not guilty.  495 more words


AAA Says Drowsy Driving To Blame In Nearly 10 Percent Of Accidents

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Drowsy driving causes eight times more accidents than previously thought, according to a new study from AAA.

According to federal statistics, drowsy driving causes 1 to 2 percent of accidents but AAA mounted dashboard cameras in more than 3,500 vehicles and determined approximately 10 percent of crashes were attributable to sleepiness. 120 more words