NYC Yellow Cab Drivers Concerned Over Elimination Of English Test

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City cab drivers are expressing concerns over a new law that does away with a once-mandatory English proficiency test for yellow cab drivers. 238 more words


A-Rod Ready For 'Strange And Surreal' Setting In Final Game With Yankees

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Alex Rodriguez is set to play his final game with the Yankees, and there’s no way to predict how it will shake out. 673 more words


3 Firefighters Remain Hospitalized Following 4-Alarm Fire In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Three firefighters remain in the hospital in critical condition Wednesday after a major fire in the Bronx.

The four-alarm blaze, which fire officials said was started by kids playing with a stove, broke out around 12:30 p.m. 436 more words


Friends And Family Hold Vigil For Howard Beach Jogger As Police Search For Killer

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The New York City medical examiner said a 30-year-old jogger whose body was found in marsh land near a bike path in Queens was strangled as police believe she was sexually assaulted. 739 more words


Police: Man Killed, Woman Hurt After Gunman Opens Fire On Parked Car In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man is dead and a woman injured after police said a gunman opened fire on them as they were sitting in a double-parked vehicle in Brooklyn. 188 more words