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Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

John Lennon’s Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.

08/22/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Share Wishes, Tributes For John Lennon 33 Years After Assassination

Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.

12/08/2013

Residents claim smoke relentlessly pours into their building from a chimney atop the Astor On The Park hotel. (Photo: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigation: Central Park West Residents Sick Over Hotel Health Hazard

Residents of a Central Park West building say the air in their apartments is making them sick and that the city has ignored their pleas for help.

06/28/2013

72nd Street Subway Train Fatality

Man Hit, Killed By Subway Train At 72nd Street

A man was struck and killed by a subway train early Saturday at the 72nd Street and Central Park West station.

04/06/2013

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Living Large: West 83rd Street

It’s a seven story town home with four terraces, and a bathroom the size of a studio apartment. In this edition of Living Large, CBS 2’s Emily Smith headed over to West 83rd Street and took a tour of this historic 19th century property.

02/21/2013

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Lennon Fans Chat With Yoko Ono 32 Years After Assassination

Fans exchanged messages via Facebook and Twitter with Yoko Ono this week, as Saturday marks the 32nd anniversary of John Lennon’s murder in New York City.

12/08/2012

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Report: Tax Attorney Arrested, Sued For Allegedly Knocking Woman Off Bike

A tax attorney was facing criminal charges and a civil lawsuit Wednesday for allegedly knocking a woman off her bicycle near the north end of Central Park in June, according to a published report.

11/28/2012

Madonna

Judge Tosses Weapons Charges Against Ex-Firefighter Accused Of Stalking Madonna

A Manhattan Supreme Court judge has dismissed weapons charges against the former firefighter who was arrested for harassing Madonna outside her apartment building two years ago.

CBS New York–10/14/2012

Traffic in New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Not The Best Day To Drive In NYC As Street Fairs And Block Parties Cause Traffic

Tri-State area residents are encouraged to avoid driving in New York City on Saturday, if possible. It is widely advised to take mass transit, as numerous events will cause several street closures.

06/09/2012

A Central Park West Apartment (credit: CBS 2) owned by Robert De Niro (inset credit: AFP/Getty Images) went up in flames on Friday.

Robert De Niro’s Apartment On Central Park West Goes Up In Flames

The star of “Taxi Driver” and numerous other movie classics reportedly paid $23 million dollars for the 15-room pad.

06/08/2012

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Russian Billionaire Being Sued By Estranged Wife For $88-Million NY Penthouse

A Russian billionaire’s estranged wife is suing him over the most expensive Manhattan apartment sale in history: the reported $88 million purchase of sprawling penthouse on Central Park West.

03/14/2012

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Car Flips Over, Slams Into Another On Central Park West

A scary incident took place near Central Park on Saturday morning when a car flipped onto its roof outside the New York Athletic Club.

03/10/2012

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Central Park West Apartment Sells For $88 Million

Dmitry Rybolovlev bought the 6,700 square-foot space for his 22-year-old daughter.

02/16/2012

New-York Historical Society - New York, NY (file / credit: NYHS)

New-York Historical Society Reopens After $65 Million Renovation

New York City’s oldest museum has shed its vault-like exterior for a luminous facade that invites the public to peer in, explore its vast treasures and experience them like never before through loads of new and fun interactive features.

11/11/2011

Upper West Side Sinkhole (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Investigate Sinkhole On Upper West Side

People are stopping and taking pictures of a massive sinkhole that opened in the middle of 82nd Street between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West, and frustrated residents are asking what city officials intend to do to prevent future collapses.

08/17/2011

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