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"So accepting boats and real estate donations. You're never more than fifteen minutes from the big stories on WCBS. Good evening, gentlemen. Shirt. Thanks to know at six fifteen wanted agent is wounded and a gun battle. In Brooklyn two suspects are in custody. The agent is in stable condition to the police are hunting for the man carjacked a car in Brooklyn with three kids inside there. Okay. But their parents could face charges for leaving them alone at a running car and three President Trump says cheaper staff. John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year. The president says an announcement about a replacement will be coming in the next day or two at F D N Y unionist abandoning a new firehouse for the Hudson yards development in midtown west citing traffic, nightmares and other safety concerns it promises residential skyscrapers and outdoor observation deck. But as a right now, there's a fire at Hudson yards. It's not a fire station close by says, the president of the uniform Firemen's association, Gerard, FitzGerald. We're not gonna be able to get there in a in a normal amount of time if we are able to get there that leaves other parts of the city unprotected. Fitzgerald says there used to be a fire station there, but it closed after the area became more desolate now that it's being built back up again with call volume going up every year he thinks it's needed. You got the the Lincoln tunnel a little bit north Holland tunnel. South Penn station, not you far away. That's where the fire units are covered. From traffic is a is a huge problem in that area. Already. Fitzgerald says he's been ignored by the F D N Y who did issue. A statement saying study conducted of the area concluded more fire any MS resources would be needed. Fitzgerald told me he ran a test of how long it would take to get from the nearest firehouse to Hudson yards on a weekday at two in the afternoon. It took nine minutes MAC, Rosenberg WCBS NewsRadio. Eight hundred yards said to open next year is the country's largest private real estate development ever. At ATV driver has been killed in a head on crash in Brooklyn. The thirty two year old driver hit a pickup truck heading west on new lots avenue between Sheffield and George avenues. East New York. The police say the ATV was going against traffic the name, but the driver is being withheld pending family notification. Fly."