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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In NYC

Brilliant exhibits filled with fun and joy keep the kids in New York City active and continuously learning.

07/20/2015

Aakif Murray, left, and Aakif Murray, right, were shot in Prospect Park on July 12, 2015. Pictured at center is Lewis' aunt, Kersha Thompson. (Credit: Handout)

2 Teens In Stable Condition After Being Shot And Wounded In Prospect Park

The teens were there with family and friends as part of a music festival when bullets started flying around 9:15 Sunday night

07/13/2015

Two teens were shot outside Brooklyn Museum (Credit: Joshua Teplitsky)

NYPD: Two Teens Shot Outside Brooklyn Museum

FDNY officials say the incident happened around 9:15 p.m.

07/12/2015

Sneakers are the name of the game at a new art exhibit inside the Brooklyn Museum. (Photo: CBS2)

If Sneakers Are Your Thing, Put On Your Kicks And Head To The Brooklyn Museum

A new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum is all about sneakers. Whether it’s Chuck Taylors or Air Jordans, what you wear on your feet says a lot about you.

07/08/2015

The Muppet Miss Piggy stands with 20 newly donated Jim Henson puppets and props on the anniversary of his birthday during an event at the Smithsonian National American History Museum in Washington, DC, September 24, 2013.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Miss Piggy To Receive Outstanding Women’s Award From Brooklyn Museum

A prestigious award from the Brooklyn Museum honors women who have made outstanding contributions in their fields.

04/28/2015

The Hindu Temple Society of North America says this depiction of the goddess Kali by artist Chitra Ganesh, on display at the Brooklyn Museum, is hurtful and offensive. (Credit: CBS2)

Hindu Religious Group Wants Artwork Depicting Goddess Kali Taken Down

A Hindu religious group on Friday said a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum is offensive and hurtful, and said it should be taken down.

12/19/2014

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5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This Weekend

This weekend you can get your holiday shopping done, show off your highest heels, help prevent homelessness in the LGBT community, and more.

12/05/2014

Shoe from Killer Heels exhibit at Brooklyn Museum (Credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Museum Highlights High Heels With New Exhibit

More than 200 shoes are on display in the exhibit called Killer Heels.

09/10/2014

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5 Great Mother’s Day Gifts From Brooklyn

Wish the mother, mother figure, or special lady in your life a Happy Mother’s Day with a unique take on a traditional gift, made, or purchased, with love in Brooklyn.

05/07/2013

Caravaggio, The Denial of St. Peter (credit: Jennifer Eberhart)

5 Most Iconic Works Of Art In New York

Renowned for their beauty and ingenuity, iconic works are no stranger to New York City. Consider visiting some of the world’s most infamous works housed right here in the Big Apple.

04/16/2012

Hide/Seek

Lawmakers Ask Brooklyn Museum To Pull ‘Christianity-Bashing’ Film ‘A Fire In My Belly’

Is it art or sacrilege? Seven New York lawmakers are asking the Brooklyn Museum not to show a film depicting ants crawling on a crucifix.

11/15/2011

Hide/Seek

Religious Groups Upset Over New Exhibit Set To Open At Brooklyn Museum

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio said a sacrilege is about to go on display at the Brooklyn Museum with the debut next week of “Hide/Seek,” an exhibit focused on gay-themed art.

11/10/2011

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The 11 Best Museum Exhibits In NYC This Summer

As a New Yorker, you already know the city is home to some of the most prestigious museums in the world. Here are our top 11 picks for the best exhibits happening in and throughout NYC this summer.

CBS New York–07/06/2011

Mummy Lady Gauteshenu receives CT scan at North Shore University Hospital (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

2,600-Year-Old Mummy From Brooklyn Museum Gets CT Scan

The mummy, named Lady Gauteshenu, was brought to North Shore University Hospital from the Brooklyn Museum. With the help of modern equipment, doctors can examine what is inside the mummy without disturbing the casing.

04/28/2011

Brooklyn Museum Mummy Chamber

Brooklyn Museum Unwraps Mystery Of Mummies In New Exhibit

The mystery of mummies and the science behind the ancient Egyptian belief that preserving the body will ensure eternal life is unwrapped at the Brooklyn Museum. CBS 2’s Dana Tyler takes us into the mummy chamber.

04/24/2011

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