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50 People To Know: Guardian Of The Ground Zero Cross, Fr. Brian Jordan

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – When Father Brian Jordan first learned of the 9/11 terror attacks, he rushed to ground zero with holy water and brass knuckles. 179 more words

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Judge Rules Evidence Of N.J. Bombs May Be Used In Chelsea Bombing Suspect's Trial

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A judge said Tuesday that evidence related to bombs set off in New Jersey may be admitted at the October trial of a man charged in… 198 more words


Police: Survivor Walks Away From Fatal Connecticut Plane Crash To Get Help

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a man who survived a small plane crash in New Milford, Connecticut was able to walk away from the scene to get help. 204 more words


Iconic Sphere Sculpture From Original World Trade Center Site Is Returning Home

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A significant artifact from the original World Trade Center is expected to return to the area next week.

The 25-ton, bronze… 245 more words


Construction Accidents, Deaths On The Rise In NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Public advocates are calling for improvements to construction safety in New York City.

Construction accidents and deaths jumped 240 percent from 2011 to 2015, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported. 86 more words


New York State Senator Calls For End To Cash Bail

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An attempt has been launched to end cash bail in New York state, with opponents saying it unfairly discriminates against the poor who get locked up when they cannot pay. 143 more words


'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Convicted In Securities Fraud Case

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Martin Shkreli, the eccentric former pharmaceutical CEO notorious for a price-gouging scandal and for his snide “Pharma Bro” persona on social media, was convicted Friday on federal charges he… 789 more words