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De Blasio: Citywide Alert On Chelsea Bombing Suspect Was Not Profiling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday dismissed complaints that a citywide emergency alert with the Chelsea bombing suspect’s name amounted to profiling. 476 more words


Obama Vetoes Bill That Would Have Allowed 9/11 Families To Sue Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed a bill that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia. 153 more words


Ted Cruz Says He's Voting For Donald Trump For President

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Ted Cruz said Friday that he will be voting for Donald Trump for president — a shocking about-face after he rocked the Republican convention by dramatically refusing to endorse the GOP nominee. 293 more words


Poll: Clinton Leads Trump By 7 Points Nationally Heading Into First Presidential Debate

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Democrat Hillary Clinton is leading Republican Donald Trump by seven points among likely voters nationally as the two head into their first presidential debate, a new poll found. 543 more words


'Bridgegate' Trial: Star Witness Wildstein Says He Was Christie's 'Bad Cop'

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The government’s star witness in the “Bridgegate” trial took the stand Friday.

Now dramatically slimmer and without glasses, former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive David Wildstein told the court that he embraced his role as a “bad cop,” enforcing New Jersey Gov. 566 more words


De Blasio Slams New York Post Reporter Who Brings Up His Gym Habits

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio is involved in a new battle – this time against the New York Post over his exercise habits. 192 more words


NYPD, Prosecutors Probe Claim That Anthony Weiner Sent Explicit Messages To Girl, 15

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD and other authorities confirmed Thursday afternoon that they are investigating the latest claims against Anthony Weiner.

A police source confirmed to CBS2 that the NYPD Special Victims Unit, the Manhattan District Attorney’s office, and the U.S. 690 more words