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Local Reps. Want Federal Government To Provide Full Amount For Trump Tower Security

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The federal government is only offering only a fraction of the money the city has requested to pay for security outside Trump Tower, and one lawmaker says it is not the first time. 498 more words


DOB: Operator Errors To Blame For Fatal Tribeca Crane Collapse

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A crane collapse in Tribeca that left one man dead and three others injured was caused by a series of errors by the crane operator, according to the results of an investigation by the New York City Department of Buildings. 224 more words


‘Just Stop It:’ New York Giant Victimized By Vandals Calls For End To Oppression, Racism

MOONACHIE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The home of a New York Giants football player was vandalized by burglars who left hateful symbols and words on the walls. 299 more words


Jeter: Retirement Of Yankees Jersey Is 'Not Something I Ever Thought Of'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Derek Jeter spoke Wednesday about the Yankees’ choice to retire his number and install a plaque in Monument Park.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, … 120 more words


Police Release Sketch Of Man Connected To Assault Of Muslim MTA Employee

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The New York City Police Department has released a sketch of a man they say is connected to the assault of Muslim employee of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. 775 more words


New Federal Guidelines Call For Train Operators To Be Tested For Sleep Apnea

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — In an effort to improve safety, the federal government has issued new guidelines regarding train operators and sleep apnea.

Before someone takes the controls of a passenger train, they need to be tested for sleep apnea, and if they are diagnosed, they need to be treated, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported. 120 more words


Sandy Hook Families Launch 'Know The Signs' Campaign, Saying 'Gun Violence Is Preventable'

NEWTOWN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A group formed by families who lost children in the Sandy Hook school shooting has started a new public service campaign designed to teach people to recognize the warning signs of someone who may be contemplating gun violence. 193 more words