General view of the atmosphere at "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" New York premiere benefiting AFI at Ziegfeld Theater on December 6, 2012.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Famous Ziegfeld Theatre ‘Will Remain Open For Foreseeable Future’

The legendary venue has been losing money and owners are hoping to find someone to take over the lease, according to earlier reports.



Haiti Launches First-Ever Tourism Ads In Tri-State Area

Haiti has begun what officials said was the first TV advertising campaign aimed at encouraging Americans to vacation in the poor Caribbean country.



NJ TRANSIT Expanding Wi-Fi To 30 More Stations This Year

Spokesman William Smith said the agency is aiming to start equipping trains next year — but only certain cars, not the entire train.


Uniondale Cable Guy Impersonator Attack

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Says Cable Guy Impersonator Invaded Home, Attacked

An armed con artist was on the loose Wednesday night, after terrorizing a 74-year-old woman on Long Island.


FILE - A Verizon sign hangs on a store in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Verizon Worker Accused Of Cutting Cablevision Wires On Long Island

Vincent Gargano of Setauket cut a Cablevision fiber optic cable wire and another Cablevision wire on Jan. 7, police said. The outage affected about 6,000 customers.


FILE -- Henry Liu, who works for MTV Online, does some work using free wireless high-speed Internet access on his laptop in Bryant Park. (file: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

WiFi Access Coming To Dozens Of City Park Locations

A partnership between the city, Cablevision and Time Warner Cable will provide hotspot access in the parks through July 2020.


Aboard an NJ TRANSIT train (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

NJ TRANSIT Approves Wi-Fi Plan For Stations, Trains

Newark Penn Station, Hoboken Terminal and Secaucus Junction are expected to be outfitted with Wi-Fi by the end of the year. The service will eventually be brought to other stations and trains.


Aboard an NJ TRANSIT train (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Free Wi-Fi Could Arrive On NJ TRANSIT Trains

Cablevision would provide the equipment to allow passengers to surf the Internet, send and receive e-mail and use other applications.


New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

De Blasio Urges NBA To Hold All-Star Game At Barclays Over MSG; Rips James Dolan

De Blasio believes that holding the event at Barclays Center would be terrific for the continued growth and development of Brooklyn, but he also vehemently opposes MSG owner James Dolan being rewarded with the game.


Knicks' Tip-Off Event (Credit:

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Tip-Off Event A Total And Utter Disaster From Start To Finish

I not only write about the Knicks. I am also a season-ticket holder. A couple of weeks ago, I received an email from the Knicks inviting me to a special free Knicks Tip-Off Event at the Beacon Theater. It was 90 minutes that I will never get back.


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Finally! Time Warner Cable Strikes Deal To Carry NFL Network

Rejoice, football fans! The NFL Network is finally coming to Time Warner Cable.


FILE - Cablevision Headquarters in Bethpage, N.Y.,is seen in a file photo from Aug. 8, 2005. Three Fox channels have gone dark for some 3 million Cablevision subscribers Saturday morning Oct. 16, 2010 after talks broke down amid a programming dispute. The blackout affects Fox 5 and My9 in New York and Fox29 in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Ed Betz, File)

Cablevision Signs Deal With NFL Network

The NFL Network and Cablevision announced a deal Thursday to bring the network to that cable system starting Friday.


Jeremy Lin (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images), James Dolan (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Dolan Needs To Open Wallet For Lin, Save Knicks From Themselves

This is what you’d call irony. Knicks fans, at least the majority of them, want James Dolan to step in, overrule his basketball people and bring Jeremy Lin back to the Garden.


Spike Lee (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

B&C Morning Show: Yankee Fragrance Selling Well, Kidd Costs Dolan, Craig’s Family In His Book

In what can best be described as a grab bag segment, the guys spoke about a number of topics. It started with Craig bringing up how Spike Lee caught a bat while attending a Yankee game over the weekend.


Jeremy Lin (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Lin-jury, Playoff Ticket Controversy Turns Into Statement Spat Between Media Giants

Speculation about the timing of Jeremy Lin’s MRI results has turned into a war of words between Cablevision and the Daily News.