Listen: Alaska Airlines accused of forcing gay couple to sit apart so straight couple could sit together
"Eighteen w traffic and, weather get her on the age where do we begin Kelly We're going to start with the. Outbound Holland because everything Nell shutdown with an accident in the tunnel the outbound Holland as they clear that crash go for the outbound Lincoln willing not too bad right now we're down to a ten minute wait inbound delays easing out I'd say ten. To fifteen both at the Lincoln. And Holland another northbound Seaford oyster, bay expressway getting busy now heading towards Hempstead turnpike we now, have a crash a motorcycle involved. With this one at least a lane down the delays there they. Are picking, up also on the New Jersey turnpike eastern spur things. Just got pretty busy northbound approaching the northern mixing bowl right lane construction work that is jamming things. Up go for the western spur it's, looking all right now eastbound route seven in Jersey City looks like all lanes. Have been reopened by the whip. Penn bridge that crash cleared up delays there they're slowly easing out, still. A bit slow in queens on the eastbound LIE traveling between the BQ. Me and the cross? Island Parkway also on the southbound be QA getting reports. Now of an accident approaching Tillery street that blocks at least a lane delays right now we're going. Back to the Williamsburg bridge the northbound New York state through may still has, this crash before the Woodbury tolls at least a lane down, a bumper to bumper delays, also on the southbound side, with some rubber neckers traffic update. In less than, ten minutes on, WCBS our. Forecast from the weather center, the five day forecast cloudy, tonight with an increasing chance of, showers overnight low in the upper sixties. To low seventies for tomorrow mostly cloudy humid showers and thunderstorms. Around at times some of those storms could be heavy high eighty to, eighty five Thursday and Friday partly cloudy with some. Sun mixed in quite warm. And humid with scattered shower, thunderstorm and a high eighty four to eighty eight Saturday some sun very warm and humid just a chance of a thunderstorm and a. High well into the eighties eighty eight or eighty nine for the high on Saturday right now seventy five degrees in the sunshine In New York at seven twenty Alaska Airlines is. Apologizing after a gay couple was asked to give up their seats so a straight couple could sit together David Cooley says he and. His partner were sitting in their assigned premium seats on a flight from JFK to Los Angeles flight attendant came by and told. His partner, to, move so a straight couple could. Sit next to each other Cooley says they explained it they themselves were couple but, the flight attendant only gave coolies partner the option to move or get off the plane they left the plane and then vented about, the experience, on Facebook and that. Has caught Alaska Airlines attention the airline says they are deeply sorry and that their policy is to keep all families together whenever possible and that that did not happen here A man was killed on I ninety five in Connecticut. After he dropped his cell phone up the window and went back, to get it. Early yesterday morning in, orange Connecticut police say thirty four year old Houghton yo from Sacramento propped his phone out the. Window of a pickup truck he pulled off on the shoulder got, out ran across three lanes to retrieve. The phone he got it and as, you walk back with the phone he was hit and killed by. A car no one has been charged Connecticut towns select woman has put her, hand, on her heart and. Take a need the. Pledge of allegiance at recent board meetings had him select woman Melissa slag says, she's protesting President Trump's Helsinki, summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin plus she says racial and gender injustice it, created a, stir so many work expected to show up at yesterday's meeting because of it that the board moved their meeting go bigger place. Some booed some shouted their support plus. There have been two rallies at townhall over one opposed and one in support of her free speech seven twenty two a WCBS."