Radio Free Montone: Yay, Bad Guys!

By John Montone, 1010 WINS

Admit it. Sometimes you root for the bad guys.

It’s easy in the movies or on TV. Like those charming con men played by Redford and Newman in, “The Sting,” or the old and new “Oceans 11,” crews. 437 more words


NYPD: Student's Selfie High On Brooklyn Bridge Was 'Irresponsible And Illegal'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A college student found his way onto an unauthorized area of the Brooklyn Bridge and took a selfie this past weekend, and police said his actions were “irresponsible and illegal.” 296 more words


Radio Free Montone: School's Out For Summer

By John Montone, 1010 WINS

School’s out for summer.  And let’s keep it that way.

I like to think of education as discovery.  Whether it be the wonders of science … animal life, our galaxy or how chemicals interact.  739 more words


WATCH: Video Of Great White Shark Snacking On Whale Carcass Off Long Island Goes Viral

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Summer is synonymous with sun, sand, and surf, but lately it seems like we need to add sharks to the list. 386 more words


NYC's $78.5 Billion Budget Heads To City Council For Vote

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City’s $78.5 billion budget agreement now heads to the City Council after officials announced that nearly 1,300 new police officers will be hitting the streets. 993 more words


Woman's Portrait To Be Featured On Redesigned $10 Bill

Updated: Thurs, June 18 10:20 a.m.

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/CBS News) — Move over Alexander Hamilton!

The $10 bill will soon feature a woman, the U.S. Treasury Department announced Wednesday night. 649 more words


Feds: S.I. Man Tries To Stab FBI Agent With Knife During Terror Probe

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Staten Island man attacked an FBI agent with the Joint Terrorism Task Force with a knife during a search of his home Wednesday morning, authorities said. 1,539 more words