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MTA Needs To Spend $7 Billion More On Subway, Study Says

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new study from a local watchdog group says the Metropolitan Transportation Authority needs to spend billions more on subway cars. 51 more words

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Man In Courthouse Bathroom Overdose Video Shares Story On Opioid Podcast

CHICAGO (CBS)– Opioid-related overdoses kill 83 percent more people compared to 2015–and claim more lives in Cook County than gun violence or car crashes.

The growing opioid crisis has prompted Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart to make a podcast to spread awareness of the dangers of abusing the drug. 406 more words

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CBS2 7/19 Thursday Afternoon Weather Headlines

Good afternoon, and what a great afternoon this is!

Temperatures have reached the mid 80s and the humidity is staying low.

Winds will stay light throughout the day, not that we really need them on a fine day like this. 126 more words

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Peabody Soldier Shot, Wounded During Ambush In Afghanistan

PEABODY (CBS) – Mayor Ted Bettencourt is asking residents to wear red on Fridays this summer to honor Army soldier Hunter Josselyn, who was wounded when his unit came under fire in Afghanistan. 272 more words

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WFAN, Joe Benigno Face Ex-Sales Exec's $5 Million Lawsuit Over Sexual Harassment

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A former sales executive has filed a $5 million lawsuit against sports radio station WFAN and show host Joe Benigno over accusations of sexual harassment and a culture where “anything goes” among coworkers. 436 more words

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Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Helps Texas Couple With Gender Reveal

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The child isn’t exactly a namesake, but Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban braved the heat to help a Texas couple with their gender reveal. 91 more words

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Virginia Beach siblings share $10 million lottery pot

HAMPTON, Va. – Juanita Simpson and Sharon Calhoun, sisters from Virginia Beach, are close as close can be.

So close, they’re even splitting a $10 million lottery prize 50-50. 210 more words

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