SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Gov. Chris Christie made a special trip to help a New Jersey teen replace a damaged driver’s permit after his mother pleaded for help. 300 more words
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WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Abolitionist Harriet Tubman will soon be the new face of the $20 bill.
The 19th century abolitionist and leader of the Underground Railroad would replace the portrait of Andrew Jackson, the nation’s seventh president. 321 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Law enforcement and crime victims want Congress to help authorities gain access to cellphones with potential evidence.
Calling it an issue of victims’ rights, the Manhattan district attorney says it’s crucial that Congress pass legislation requiring tech companies to give law enforcement a way to access information on encrypted phones and other devices. 480 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was found slain at a Manhattan homeless shelter Friday morning, police said.
At around 8:20 a.m., the 56-year-old victim’s body was found with injuries to his neck in a third-floor bedroom at the Bellevue Men’s Shelter on East 30th Street at First Avenue, CBS2’s Steve Langford reported. 268 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Ted Cruz told an upstate audience Thursday that momentum is on his side, and also stopped off to make matzah with a group of youngsters in Brooklyn. 705 more words