Central Park

The Trump Lasker Rink in Central Park. (Credit: Jim Henderson via Wikipedia; Public Domain)

Lasker Ice Rink In Central Park Shuts Down For Season

Ice skaters and hockey players have been left high and dry, after the Trump Lasker Rink in Central Park shut down for the season.

11/15/2014

Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders and two men in horse masks call for the replacement of New York City's horse-drawn carriages with electric cars. (Credit: CBS2)

Chrissie Hynde Endorses Plan To Replace Horse Carriages With E-Carriages

A legend of punk and new wave threw her support behind a plan to ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City Wednesday.

11/05/2014

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NYC Marathon Runners Carb Up At Pasta Dinner

Thousands of hungry runners packed into Central Park a day ahead of the New York City Marathon.

11/01/2014

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

Man Found Dead Of Unknown Causes In Central Park

A man was found dead Thursday afternoon in a grove of bushes in Central Park.

10/23/2014

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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

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