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Christmas at St. Patrick's Cathedral (Credit: CBS2)

Faithful Celebrate Midnight Mass At St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Cardinal Timothy Dolan led the celebration, noting the presence of Mayor Bill de Blasio in the congregation.

12/25/2014

Vehicles in procession for Joseph Sanford, Jr. in Manhasset on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Procession Honors Long Island Firefighter Who Died Battling Woodmere House Fire

Dozens of vehicles lined Community Drive in Manhasset Wednesday to honor Joseph Sanford, Jr.

12/25/2014

Christmas At St. Patrick's Cathedral

Christmas Celebrations Underway In New York And Around The World

In Bethlehem, thousands from many religions attended midnight Mass inside the Church of the Nativity — the site where Christians believe Jesus was born.

12/24/2014

John Godzieba, holding the looking glass, plays the role of George Washington, before Washington became the first US President, during the annual re-enactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River on Christmas day in 1776 at Washington Crossing Historic Park in Pennsylvania December 25, 2010.  AFP Photo / Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Historians Prepare To Mark Crossing Of The Delaware

The man who plays the lead role in the annual re-enactment is John Godzieba.

12/24/2014

Peter's Fish Market (Credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Residents Swarm Peter’s Fish Market For Feast Of The Seven Fishes

The strong smell of fish and lines out the door at Peter’s Fish Market can only mean one thing: it’s time for the Feast of the Seven Fishes.

12/24/2014

Wenjian Liu's family visits the makeshift memorial to their slain son on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Family Of Wenjian Liu Visits Makeshift Memorial For Murdered Officers

They carried two huge wreaths. A line of police officers stood saluting in silence as they placed the wreaths at the site.

12/24/2014

Police stand guard at a station house in Brooklyn on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Boosts Security At 2 Brooklyn Precincts After Threats

Security at two stationhouses in Brooklyn has been stepped up as police investigate threats against them in the wake of the deadly shootings of two officers last weekend.

12/24/2014

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Holiday Travelers Benefiting From Plummeting Gas Prices

AAA said prices at the pump have fallen for the last 89 days in a row and the average in New Jersey is now at $2.38 a gallon.

12/24/2014

Father John Murray (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Priest Defies Odds After Fall That Left Him Paralyzed

After taking a painful tumble, a Brooklyn priest was told he would never walk again. But now, he’s defying the odds.

12/24/2014

Holiday travelers at  LaGuardia Airport on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Wet, Foggy And Windy Weather Snarling Some Holiday Travel

Forecasters say rain will be heavy at times Wednesday and could cause flooding on the streets and in areas of poor drainage.

12/24/2014

Matty's Toy Stop in Hewlett (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau Police Unions Send Families In Need On Christmas Shopping Spree

Some families were bused in from homeless shelters and even Santa made an appearance.

12/24/2014

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New Jersey Girl Battling Cancer Shares Story Of Meeting Pope Francis

Gracie West, 11, recently returned from a visit to the Vatican where Pope Francis bestowed his blessings.

12/24/2014

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Last Minute Christmas Shoppers Hit Stores

There’s just a few hours left to complete your Christmas shopping list.

12/24/2014

The aftermath of a Christmas Eve fire at 142nd Place in South Jamaica, Queens. (credit: CBS2)

3-Alarm Fire Damages 2 Homes In Queens

The fire broke out at around 11:40 a.m. at 142nd Place near 123rd Avenue in Jamaica.

12/24/2014

Members of the NYPD sit with New York City teens as part of Operation Conversation: Cops & Kids on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Program Works To Bring NYPD Cops, Teens Together

Members of the NYPD and New York City teens came together on Wednesday to recognize their differences and similarities.

12/24/2014

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New York City Protest Against Police Violence

New York City Protest Against Police Violence

Protesters took to the streets of New York City on Dec. 13, 2014 to express outrage over the grand jury decisions not to indict the officers involved in the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases.

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