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St. Sen. Greg Ball (credit: Ball for NY)

State Senator Defends His Call For Use Of Torture To Prevent Terrorism

State Sen. Greg Ball (R-NY), a former Air Force officer, said the use of so-called enhanced interrogation should be available to authorities if there is an imminent risk to American security.

04/24/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Overtime Payouts For First 3 Months Of 2013 Skyrocket At Port Authority

Most of the increase for non-police employees is blamed on continuing cleanup from Superstorm Sandy and a higher-than-usual number of snowstorms that affected area airports.

04/24/2013

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Sree Tips: Keeping Your Smartphone Battery Going

Smartphones have gotten so much smarter these days, with all kinds of cool new features. They are really mini computers. But the battery life continues to be awful.

04/24/2013

Tamerlan And Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Sources To CBS News: Boston Bombing Suspect Admits Plans To Go To NYC

Investigators now say the Boston Marathon bombing suspects may have been headed for New York City if not for the death of Tamerlan Tsarnaev and the eventual capture of his younger brother Dzhokhar.

04/23/2013

Danielle Stevens Jewelry B Strong Bracelet (credit: Danielle Stevens)

NY Jewelry Designer Donating All Proceeds From ‘B Strong’ Bracelets To Boston Charity

Danielle Stevens said there are no profits gained from the sale of the B Strong bracelets, with 65 percent of all sales going to The One Fund Boston.

04/23/2013

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: Handout)

Officials: Boston Marathon Bombings Suspect Says He And Brother Acted Alone

If convicted, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face the death penalty or life in prison.

04/22/2013

Television cameras sit outside the apartment of Alina Tsarnaeva, sister of accused Boston Marathon bombers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, on April 22, 2013 in West New York, New Jersey. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Sister Of Boston Bombing Suspects May Issue Statement This Week

Attorney Joseph Ginarte showed up Monday at the apartment building in West New York, N.J., where police say Ailina Tsarnaeva has been holed up with her husband and baby.

04/22/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Ray Kelly Talks Lessons Of Boston Marathon Bombings

As we mark the one week anniversary of the deadly bombing of the Boston Marathon, New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is speaking out about how our city can learn from what happened up there.

04/22/2013

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) (2nd R) talks to President of the American Action Forum and former Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Holtz-Eakin (L) as Committee chairman Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) (2nd L) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) (R) look on prior to a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee April 19, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Tempers Flare At Senate Immigration Hearing

Tempers flared at a Senate hearing on immigration legislation Monday as a Republican senator objected to a Democrat’s criticism of attempts by some to link the Boston Marathon bombings to the immigration bill.

04/22/2013

Jonny Gomes pays tribute to Boston victims on bat (credit: Twitter/@middlebrooks)

Red Sox OF Jonny Gomes Honors Boston Victims On Bats

The Red Sox did very little at the plate in the opener of a split doubleheader Sunday. Jonny Gomes certainly did something a lot more in his first two at-bats.

04/22/2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19 (FBI)

CBS News: Boston Bombing Suspect Conscious, Talking To Authorities

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was conscious Sunday night, and was responding in writing to authorities, CBS News has confirmed with law enforcement officials.

04/21/2013

Brooklyn Vigil For Boston Marathon Victims

Vigil Held In Brooklyn For Boston Marathon Victims

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) held a candlelight vigil in Brooklyn Sunday evening for the victims of the Boston Marathon attacks.

04/21/2013

Increased security at Central Park 4-miler. April 21, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Security High As Runners Take Part In Two Races Around The City

There are increased security measures like bomb-sniffing dogs and a no backpacks rule in effect for the four-mile “Run For The Park” race in Central Park and the 9/11 Memorial 5K run and walk in Lower Manhattan.

04/21/2013

Boston Transit Officer Richard Donohue

Boston Officer ‘Critical, But Stable’ After Shootout With Bombing Suspects

A Boston Transit Police Officer injured in a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects remained in critical, but stable, condition Sunday.

04/21/2013

(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Thousands Run In NYC To Support Boston

Thousands of New Yorkers donned “I Run for Boston” bibs during a four-mile run in Central Park, one of a number of races held around the world.

04/21/2013

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