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5 Fun Ways To See Fall Foliage In NYC

Here are five fun, original ways to take in the fall foliage in and around New York City.

10/15/2014

FILE -- Cleopatra's Needle, an ancient Egyptian obelisk of Pharaoh Thutmose III, stands in Central Park. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

2 City Council Members Introduce Bill To Ban Cars In Central Park

A new bill being introduced before the City Council would ban all automobiles from the roads inside Central Park.

10/08/2014

dead bear cub found in Central Park (CBS 2)

Necropsy: Bear Found Dead In Central Park Was Likely Hit By Vehicle

An examination found that a bear cub found dead with signs of trauma this in Central Park this week was likely hit by a car, state officials said Tuesday.

10/07/2014

dead bear cub found in Central Park (CBS 2)

Bear Cub Found Dead In Central Park; NYPD Investigating As Animal Cruelty

At around 9:45 a.m, the cub was found beneath some bushes at 69th Street and West Drive by a park conservancy employee who maintains the park grounds.

10/06/2014

Concert-goers gather for the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Jay Z Headlines Global Citizen Festival In Central Park

The rapper will be joined by Carrie Underwood, No Doubt, Tiesto and many others.

09/27/2014

New York State Sen. Diane Savino. (Credit: WCBS 880)

State Senator Has Tough Words On Facebook For Cyclists Who Disobey Law

New York State Sen. Diane Savino (D-Staten Island/Brooklyn) had strong words for cyclists who disobey the law in a Facebook post Thursday.

09/25/2014

Jill Tarlov (credit: LinkedIn)

Funeral To Be Held For Jill Tarlov, Former 1010 WINS Employee Struck By Cyclist In Central Park

Jill Tarlov was struck last Thursday on West Drive at 62nd Street at a traffic light-enforced crosswalk and suffered head trauma.

09/24/2014

Jill Tarlov (credit: LinkedIn)

Jill Tarlov, Former 1010 WINS Employee Struck By Cyclist In Central Park, Dies

Mike Wittman, a senior vice president of finance at CBS, announced the death of his wife, Jill Tarlov, in an emailed statement Monday morning.

09/22/2014

Kids participate in the Chess-in-the-Parks Tournament in Central Park on Saturday, Sept. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Kids Turn Out In Central Park For Chess-In-The-Parks Tournament

It was a beautiful day to get an outdoor workout Saturday, but mental exercise took over Central Park.

09/20/2014

A pedestrian was critically injured in an accident with a cyclist  in Central Park on Thursday, Sept. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Former 1010 WINS Employee Remains In Critical Condition After Accident With Cyclist In Central Park

A former 1010 WINS employee remains in critical condition a day after she was struck by a cyclist in Central Park.

09/19/2014

A pedestrian was critically injured in an accident with a cyclist  in Central Park on Thursday, Sept. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrian Critically Injured In Accident With Cyclist In Central Park

A pedestrian was left in critical condition Thursday after being struck by a cyclist in Central Park, officials said.

09/18/2014

Jessica Springsteen rides during an equestrian event in Paris on July 6, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Central Park Horse Show Gallops Into Town

The inaugural Central Park Horse Show gets underway Thursday and runs through Sunday at Trump Rink.

09/17/2014

Two people were hospitalized after a reported stabbing at Columbus Circle on Monday, Sept. 15. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Police: Fight Between Food Vendors Leads To Slashing At Columbus Circle

One food vendor was hospitalized, and another was in police custody, after police claimed a quarrel at Columbus Circle ended with one vendor slashing the other Monday evening.

09/15/2014

City Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. announces he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages on Sept. 10. 2014 (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

City Councilman Espinal Announces Support for Horse-Drawn Carriage Industry; Ban Supporters Protest

City Council Chair of Consumer Affairs Rafael Espinal Jr. said on Wednesday he does not support a ban on horse-drawn carriages in New York City.

09/10/2014

Participants line up for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sept. 7, 2014, at Central Park. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Thousands Turn Out For Susan G. Komen Greater New York City Race for the Cure

The annual Susan G. Komen Greater New York City Race for the Cure, a 5K run and walk, brought together cancer survivors and their supporters.

09/07/2014

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