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The "claw" stage for U2 at the New Meadowlands Stadium as seen from Chopper 880 - East Rutherford, NJ - Jul 20, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

NJ Transit Adds Trains For U2 Concert At New Meadowlands Stadium

The agency will substitute single-level rail cars with multilevel trains on the Meadowlands Rail Line to increase seating capacity by about 20 percent.


Sir Paul McCartney (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Yankee Stadium Hosts Beatles Star And Music Legend Paul McCartney

Sir Paul McCartney kicked off his first series of concerts at the new stadium. It is the start of his “On The Run” tour, which will also hit Detroit, Chicago and Cincinnati.


The Barclays Center at Atlantic Yards is under construction from Chopper 880 - Brooklyn, NY - May 25, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Barclays Center Construction Progressing At Brooklyn’s Atlantic Yards

An arena is growing in the County of Kings. The Barclays Center is the biggest piece of the Atlantic Yards complex and is under construction right now in Brooklyn. And yes, we have the pictures to prove it.


US President Barack Obama lays a wreath at the 9/11 Memorial in New York on May 5, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims At Ground Zero

In addition to laying a wreath at the site of the collapsed Twin Towers, President Obama met with first responders, police officers and family members of those killed.


Construction of the Barclays Center is seen from Chopper 880 - Brooklyn, NY - Apr 22, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Building Inspectors Tour Atlantic Yards In Brooklyn During Construction Safety Week

Sixteen workers on various projects have died since 2008 due to improper harnessing says Deputy Buildings Commissioner Eugene Corcoran.


Construction of One World Trade Center is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Jan 10, 2011 - Photo: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880

Work Continues At Ground Zero

The toxic Deutsche Bank building’s demolition is nearing completion and construction of One World Trade Center is moving along.


Construction on the Barclays Center is seen from Chopper 880 – Brooklyn, NY – Dec 22, 2010 – Photo: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880

Construction Hums Along On Barclays Center

Right now, they are the New Jersey Nets. That is set to change for the 2012-2013 NBA season.