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John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Honor John Lennon On 34th Anniversary Of Assassination

Yoko Ono invited fans to share their memories and their wishes for peace Monday, a day that marked the 34th anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon on the Upper West Side.

12/08/2014

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

John Lennon’s Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.

08/22/2014

72nd Street Bees

Police Called To Remove Large Swarm Of Bees On West 72nd Street

Police officers and beekeepers were dispatched to a block of West 72nd Street Monday afternoon, after a large swarm of bees took over a tree.

05/26/2014

How I Met Your Mother Through The Years - Season 4

A Look At Some New York Haunts That Inspired ‘How I Met Your Mother’

After nine years, “How I Met Your Mother” fans saw the end of the story Monday night as the series finale aired.

03/31/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Woman Charged With Stabbing Man To Death In Southeast Brooklyn

A woman has been arrested and charged in the fatal stabbing of a man in Bergen Beach, Brooklyn.

03/03/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Share Wishes, Tributes For John Lennon 33 Years After Assassination

Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.

12/08/2013

Bill de Blasio attends a press conference outside the United Nations headquarters on Sept. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota, De Blasio Make Weekend Push As Election Day Approaches

With just four days to go before the mayoral election, Democratic candidate and frontrunner Bill de Blasio was out Saturday reminding voters why he believes he should be the city’s chief executive.

11/02/2013

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Woman Struck, Injured By Police Vehicle On Upper East Side

A woman was hospitalized after being struck and injured by an NYPD vehicle on the Upper East Side Friday evening.

10/26/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

79-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed By Car In Brooklyn

A 79-year-old woman was struck and killed this weekend in southern Brooklyn.

07/14/2013

Photo Credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images

No Cars Allowed Until Labor Day On Much Of Central Park East, West Drives

For the next couple of months, much of the East and West drives in Central Park will be closed to automotive traffic.

07/08/2013

Second Avenue Subway Muck House

Second Avenue Subway ‘Muck Houses’ To Be Torn Down

The “muck houses” of the Second Avenue subway line are finally set to come down.

04/23/2013

72nd Street Subway Train Fatality

Man Hit, Killed By Subway Train At 72nd Street

A man was struck and killed by a subway train early Saturday at the 72nd Street and Central Park West station.

04/06/2013

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Lennon Fans Chat With Yoko Ono 32 Years After Assassination

Fans exchanged messages via Facebook and Twitter with Yoko Ono this week, as Saturday marks the 32nd anniversary of John Lennon’s murder in New York City.

12/08/2012

David Mitchell is accused of raping a 73-year-old woman in Central Park. He appeared in court on Sept. 14, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Alleged Central Park Rapist David Mitchell Pleads Not Guilty

The man accused of raping a woman in Central Park has pleaded not guilty.

CBS New York–10/09/2012

Workers at the scene of a blast on 72nd Avenue and 2nd Avenue following a blast gone awry on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Second Avenue Subway Blasting Resumes At 72nd Street Station

On Thursday, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced that all blasting for the project will now be subject to more scrutiny and protections.

09/14/2012

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