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The New York Mets 1967 bullpen cart was up for auction at Sotheby's (Credit: Holli Haerr/1010WINS)

Big Apple Baseball History Hits The Auction Block At Sotheby’s ‘New York Sale’

People were packed into the auction area at Sothebys to bid and watch people bid on items in the ‘New York Sale.’

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Alexander Lin, 14, has been missing from his Lower East Side home since Saturday, March 28. (Credit: NYPD)

Boy, 14, Missing From Lower East Side Since Saturday

Police were searching Wednesday for a 14-year-old boy has been missing since the weekend from his Lower East Side home.

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FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

Cuomo: State Budget Approved Wednesday Is ‘Most Pro-Teacher’ Ever

New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday touted the contentious educational reforms he fought to include in the approved state budget as transformative.

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Residents of Garden City, Long Island are worried that PSEG will mount 80-foot 'monster poles' in their neighborhoods. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Rep. Rice: PSEG Long Island To Keep Power Cable Buried In Garden City

U.S. Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday night that PSEG Long Island has agreed to keep new electrical cable underground in Garden City, rather than erecting what some critics have called “monster poles.”

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Daniel McCormack (Credit: Clarkstown Police Department)

Haverstraw Man Charged With Drunkenly Assaulting Police Officer, EMT

According to the Clarkstown Police Department, officers were called to the Palisades Mall in West Nyack on Tuesday for reports of a drunk and disorderly man at around 6 p.m.

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Spring cleaning is a perfect way to clear clutter out of your home. (Credit: CBS2)

Experts Weigh In On The Best Ways To Clear The Clutter From Your Home

As we wait for spring weather to bloom, now is a great time to get your spring cleaning started.

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New York City Hall (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Labor Commissioner: NYC Has Saved $400M In Union Health Care Costs

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration said Wednesday that the city has secured $400 million in health care savings from municipal unions.

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Attorney Accused Of Trying To Help Con Man Impersonate Own Dad, Buy Maxim Magazine

A local attorney was charged Wednesday with conspiring to help a convicted con man in a ruse to borrow millions of dollars in a failed bid to buy Maxim magazine.

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Vigil held at memorial for slain officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu (Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

President Obama Signs Law On Donations To Slain NYPD Officers’ Families

The new legislation extends the deadline to April 15 — the same deadline for Americans to file their personal income taxes.

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Moises Locon (credit: Family Photo)

Body Found At East Village Explosion Site Positively ID’d As Restaurant Worker

The body of another victim, Nicholas Figueroa, 23, who was on a date at the restaurant at the time of the blast, was also found in the debris and positively identified earlier this week.

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From left to right, Sens. Charles Schumer of New York, Harry Reid of Nevada and Dick Durbin of Illinois (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Harry Reid’s Exit Sets Off Senate Leadership Feud Between Schumer, Durbin

According to Durbin’s version of events, Schumer pledged his support for Durbin to hang onto the No. 2 job as Democratic whip. According to Schumer, that never happened.

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New York City's First Lady Chirlane McCray and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton launch early childhood development initiatives. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Chirlane McCray, Hillary Clinton Launch Early Childhood Initiatives

New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton have teamed up up to launch early childhood development initiatives.

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Police say scammers targeted seniors in Paumanack Village senior apartment community. (credit: CBS2)

90-Year-Old Long Island Woman Leads Police To Alleged Scam Artists Targeting Elderly

Sean DiStefano, 24, and Heather Marchese, 23, are charged with a hate crime for targeting the elderly.

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Old school matzo making at Streit's.  Workers take sheets from oven and put in cooling baskets. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Jewish Residents Across Tri-State Prepare Ahead Of Passover Holiday

Over at Streit’s Matzo Company on the Lower East Side, they know all about the Passover staple. They’ve been making Passover matzo at the same location since 1925.

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Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point officially opened to the public on April 1, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Trump Golf Links At Ferry Point Opens In The Bronx

The Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point, which was built on a former landfill in the Throggs Neck section of the Bronx, officially opened Wednesday morning. Tee time reservations are now being accepted online.

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