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Celebrate Christmas With Homemade Eggnog

Washington-based mixologist Derek Brown says you really haven’t tried eggnog until you’ve tried eggnog made from scratch.

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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

Black Friday shopping (Credit: CBS2)

Simple Steps To Reduce Holiday Stress

The holidays can be busy. There are gifts to buy, cookies to bake, decorations to put up and that can all amount to one thing — stress.

12/23/2014

President Barack Obama announced a plan to normalize U.S.-Cuba relations on Wednesday, Dec. 17. (Credit: CBS2)

Pope Praises Diplomacy Of US-Cuba Accord

Pope Francis praised the “small steps” of diplomacy and peacemaking that brought about the rapprochement between the U.S. and Cuba, expressing joy over the outcome that he helped bring about.

12/18/2014

Firefighters battle an early morning fire in the Bronx on Dec. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

5-Alarm Fire Rips Through Multiple Businesses In The Bronx

The fire broke out just before 5:30 a.m. on University Avenue in Morris Heights.

12/17/2014

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NYC To Require Flu Shots For Children 6 Months To 5 Years Old

The New York City Department of Health has announced new measures to fight this year’s outbreak of the flu.

12/17/2014

Presley Ryan, left, stars in Dr. Seuss' "How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical." (credit: CBS2)

11-Year-Old Presley Ryan Talks About Starring In ‘Grinch’ Musical

Eleven-year-old Presley Ryan plays the role of Cindy Lou Who in the iconic holiday story, which is being performed at The Theater at Madison Square Garden through Dec. 28.

12/14/2014

The Mistletones peform. (credit: CBS2)

The Mistletones Bringing Christmas Joy To South Street Seaport Through Song

The Misteltones feature Lengerich, Firth, Mallory Hawks and Eric Carter. They are performing every Friday (1 to 3 p.m.) and Saturday and Sunday (2 to 4 p.m.) through December at the South Street Seaport.

12/14/2014

Subway Delays

Subways Back On Track After Greenwich Village Manhole Fire, Other Problems

The fire near West 4th Street and Washington Square station damaged power cables, knocking out signals and causing major delays on multiple lines.

12/12/2014

Jose Leon (credit: Yonkers Police Department)

Searchers Find Autistic Queens Man Missing From Yonkers School

Jose Leon failed to board his bus back home to Queens after dismissal Wednesday afternoon from Greenberg North Castle School in Yonkers, where he is a student.

12/11/2014

Police outside the Chabad-Lubavitch headquarters in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS2)

Security Stepped Up At Brooklyn Synagogue After Stabbing

Police are increasing security at a Brooklyn synagogue after authorities said a mentally ill man stabbed a student in the head before being shot and killed by police.

12/10/2014

FILE -- Prince William, duke of Cambridge and, Catherine, duchess of Cambridge on Aug. 4, 2014. (photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

NYC Rolls Out Red Carpet For William And Kate

Escorted by a massive entourage and the NYPD, Prince William and Duchess Kate checked into their Upper East Side hotel Sunday evening as they began their first visit to the city.

12/07/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the attempted rape of an 81-year-old woman in Lower Manhattan. (Credit: NYPD)

Neighborhood On Edge As Police Search For Suspect In Attempted Rape Of Elderly Woman In Lower Manhattan

Police said a man followed an 81-year-old woman into her building in Lower Manhattan and attacker her.

12/05/2014

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Protesters Close Thoroughfares, Clash With Police To Decry Eric Garner Grand Jury Decision

City officials were bracing for another night of protests across the city Thursday night, a day after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.

12/04/2014

Alonzo Brown, 18, is wanted in a robbery that caused a woman to drop a baby on Friday, Nov. 28. (Credit: NYPD)

Police ID Suspect Who Allegedly Knocked Woman, Baby To Ground In Bronx Robbery

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect they identified in a robbery in the Bronx last week, in which a 3-month-old child fell to the ground after the robber kicked the woman carrying him.

12/01/2014

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