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"The association for a better, New York and midtown rich lamb WCBS NewsRadio eight eighty Transportation Security Administration. Officials say Sunday's large delays at airports, including LaGuardia were because of the mismanagement of resources not because of all the TSA agents calling out sick during this government shutdown and with screeners possibly missing paychecks on Friday. TSA officials are now nailing down contingency plans. They are aware of this increase in sick call so far it's been a modest number that the agency says has not impacted wait times nationally, but one source tells CBS news, there is a lot of concern about things hitting a tipping point at some point the screeners will need to get a paycheck, and at that point may stop coming to work may be forced to look for other jobs. CBS news transportation correspondent Kris van cleave. I'm a story on the state level up in Albany lawmakers in the democratic controlled New York legislature. Now are take another stab at half. The president's name removed from a state park, that's already shut down Manhattan. State. Senator Brad Hoyle, men and queens assemblywoman Nina Razek introduced a Bill that would allow the parks Commissioner to give Donald J Trump state park. Another name back in two thousand six he donated four hundred sixty three acres of undeveloped land straddling the Putnam Westchester county border. But budget cuts led to the park being closed for years later and never reopened and not on the states officials state park Luis this'll be the third try to change the name to other bills to remove Trump's name from the park never made it out of committee. The past two sessions is one thirty four flags are at half staff outside all New York City buildings now funeral arrangements are being made after an F D N Y firefighter died while on duty on the bell Parkway firefighter. Stephen Pollard was a man of few words, if we got a sentence out of them, and it was a big a big thing. But you know, what he got his job done. And we knew we know who's happy to be his captain. Jimmy Quinn says in the time he was here at ladder. One seventy Pollard with someone who could be relied on to not only do the work, but do it right? The thirty year old died Sunday night after trying to save people trapped in their cars after a crash he fell from it overpass on the belt Parkway since then captain Quinn says tributes have been pouring in phone calls. The text, you know, just people stop by giving you a hug dropping."