Phil Murphy Sworn In As New Jersey's 56th Governor

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy became New Jersey’s 56th governor Tuesday, taking the oath on the same Bible that President John F. 963 more words


Hero Cops Save Unconscious Baby In Jamaica, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two of New York’s finest are being credited with saving the life of a baby boy in Queens Saturday afternoon.

“It was a really scary situation,” family friend Mercedes Miranda said. 222 more words


Second Round Of Penn Station Repairs Underway

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A stuck Amtrak train snarled the morning commute Monday on day one of the new schedule changes for the second phase of Penn Station repairs. 457 more words


Bitter Cold Follows Massive Winter Storm

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Bitter cold air sweeping across the Tri-State area is slowing the process of digging out from a major snowstorm that blanketed the region. 1,155 more words


Freezing, Flooding Now Concerns In New Jersey

NEPTUNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declared a state of emergency in four counties Thursday, as wind-whipped snow slammed the state.

The governor declared a state of emergency in Cape May, Atlantic, Ocean and Monmouth counties and said all state offices will be closed. 727 more words


New Yorkers Getting A Jumpstart On Holiday Travel Dealing With Busy Roads, Skies

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Holiday travel is typically a major headache and Thursday could end up being the worst travel day of the year across the Tri-State. 417 more words


'It's A Long Island Team:' Islanders Fans Excited For Team's Return To Nassau County

ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York Islanders fans are excited by the news that the team, which moved to Brooklyn in 2015, has won a bid to build a new arena on Long Island. 1,048 more words