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Two people were hospitalized after a reported stabbing at Columbus Circle on Monday, Sept. 15. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Police: Fight Between Food Vendors Leads To Slashing At Columbus Circle

One food vendor was hospitalized, and another was in police custody, after police claimed a quarrel at Columbus Circle ended with one vendor slashing the other Monday evening.

09/15/2014

Bike and roll kiosk in Columbus Circle. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Bike War Brewing In Columbus Circle

The operator of bicycle kiosks in Columbus Circle claims its employees are routinely being threatened by illegal bike vendors who lease what may be stolen bikes to tourists.

07/21/2014

The baby on the left was abandoned at the Columbus Circle subway station on July 7, 2014, police said. The woman on the right is suspected in her abandonment. (Credit: CBS 2/NYPD)

Police: Mom Charged With Abandoning Baby In Subway

Frankea Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.

07/08/2014

Frank Erdmann tries to win a year's supply of Jack Link's Jerky by taking a 'selfie' in front of Meat Rushmore on June 12, 2014 in Columbus Circle.  (Photo by Stuart Ramson/Invision for Jack Link's/AP Images)

1,600-Pound ‘Meat Rushmore’ Comes To Columbus Circle For National Jerky Day

Snack lovers are celebrating in Columbus Circle, where art director Alex Valhouli and Jack Link’s beef jerky company created “Meat Rushmore” — a 1,600-pound replica of Mount Rushmore covered in three different varieties of jerky.

06/12/2014

Tourneau Watch Theft Suspect

Police: Man Made Off With $25,000 Watch From Tourneau Retail Store

Police were on the hunt Wednesday night for a suspect who stole a pricey Rolex watch from the Tourneau store at Columbus Circle.

08/21/2013

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NYC’s 8 Best Activities And Things To Do When It Rains

New York is a playground of fun – so even when it rains, there are millions of things to do and places to go. Here is just a short list of some of the best activities for a dreary day in the Big Apple.

CBS New York–06/13/2013

A man talks on his cell phone on the subway platform at 14th Street and Eighth Avenue in Manhattan. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Underground Wi-Fi Service Expanding To 30 More Subway Stations

After testing Wi-Fi in a handful of stations last year, the city is now expanding service to 30 additional stations, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center and Columbus Circle.

04/25/2013

In this surveillance image released by police, investigators say a suspect can be seen walking up behind his victim moments before firing a fatal shot. (credit: NYPD)

Sources: NYPD Fans Out To Find Midtown Assassination Getaway Driver

Sources said the car’s make and model enabled police to follow its path into Queens, locate the car, find out who rented it, and who may have used it.

12/13/2012

In this surveillance image released by police, investigators say a suspect can be seen walking up behind his victim moments before firing a fatal shot. (credit: NYPD)

Cops: Person Of Interest Being Questioned In Connection With Midtown Assassination

Sources told CBS 2 the person is not the shooter involved in the brazen slaying of 31-year-old Brandon Lincoln Woodard of Los Angeles.

12/12/2012

Police respond to the scene of a fatal shooting on West 58th Street on Dec. 10, 2012. (credit: CBS 2) Police respond to the scene of a fatal shooting on West 58th Street on Dec. 10, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot Execution-Style In Broad Daylight In Midtown

The victim, identified as Brandon Lincoln Woodard, was shot execution-style in the back of the head in front of 202 West 58th St., according to authorities.

12/10/2012

Man uses cell phone on L train platform of Union Square subway station (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Wi-Fi Service Coming To 30 Additional Subway Stations By Spring

All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains are not expected to have service between stations.

11/19/2012

Columbus Circle Art Installation (credit: Stan Brooks/1010 WINS)

Columbus Circle ‘Living Room’ Ready To Open To The Public

Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi has constructed an 810-square-foot living room offering spectacular views of mid-Manhattan at one of its busiest intersections.

09/19/2012

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Central Park Carriage Horse Getting New Home After Midtown Accident

Oreo, a 6-year-old black and white Gelding, will be joining 30 other horses — many of which are former carriage horses — at the Blue Star Equiculture of Palmer, Mass., officials announced Wednesday.

08/29/2012

View of Columbus Circle Statue (credit: CBS 2)

Columbus Circle Public Art Project Has Some Italian-Americans Upset

The project is being built by Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi and supporters said it should not be viewed as offensive because it will allow New Yorkers and visitors alike to get an up-close look at Columbus high above the circle.

08/20/2012

Scene of the crash in Columbus Circle. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Debate Over Horse-Drawn Carriages In New York Trots On

The Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages held a demonstration Saturday afternoon at the corner of Central Park South and Fifth Avenue. But a horse-drawn carriage driver said accidents are rare and called the protest alarmist.

08/18/2012

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