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Columbia Student’s Study Debunks One Rat Per New Yorker Theory

It’s been said that New York City has so many rats there is literally one for every person, but a new study claims those numbers are way off.

11/06/2014

Allen Taylor on Oct. 31, 2014. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Make Arrest In Attempted Rape Of Columbia University Student

Allen Taylor, 27, is charged with first-degree attempted rape, second-degree burglary and sexual abuse for allegedly attacking the student as she entered her dorm in Morningside Heights this week.

10/31/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the sexual assault of a woman at the Columbia University campus. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Assaulted Woman In Columbia University Student Housing

Police released surveillance video Thursday of a man who allegedly attacked a graduate student at Columbia University.

10/30/2014

Students carry mattresses in a protest against sexual assault at Columbia University. (Credit: Jacquelyn14)

Columbia Students Rally In National Day Of Action Against Campus Rape

College students in New York and across the nation took part Wednesday night in a “Carry That Weight” national day of action against campus rape.

10/29/2014

The first confirmed Ebola virus patient diagnosed in the U.S. was treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. (Credit: CBS 2)

Local Expert Wonders Why Texas Ebola Patient Wasn’t Isolated Immediately

A man in Dallas has become the first person in the United States with a confirmed Ebola virus diagnosis, and one local expert was alarmed that the patient was not isolated immediately.

09/30/2014

People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Columbia University Student Dies In Upstate NY Kayaking Accident

According to the Saratoga County sheriff’s office, Jeffrey Tang was in a kayak on Stewart’s Pond in Hadley on Saturday when he apparently fell into the water.

09/21/2014

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Fordham Steamrolls Over Columbia 49-7

Mike Nebrich threw for 435 yards and matched a career best with four touchdowns as Fordham rolled over Columbia 49-7 on Saturday.

09/20/2014

President Barack Obama (credit: CBS 2)

Columbia Bid Makes Short List For Obama Presidential Library Site

Four applications – including one from Columbia University – have made the cut for the short list to host President Barack Obama’s future potential library.

09/15/2014

Demonstrators rally against violence against women at Columbia University (Credit: CBS 2)

Demonstrators Stand Up To Violence Against Women At Columbia University

During the rally students could be seen carrying a mattress around to make a point. Demonstrators said people need to wake up.

09/13/2014

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Demonstrators At Columbia University Draw Attention To On-Campus Sexual Assaults

In the wake of the Ray Rice scandal and reports of on-campus rapes, demonstrators at Columbia University say more attention needs to be paid to the issue of sexual assaults on campus.

09/12/2014

Columbia University - New York, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Carrying Mattress Around Until Alleged Rapist Is Expelled

Emma Sulkowicz, a senior majoring in visual arts, says it is part of her thesis, an endurance performance art piece called “Carry That Weight.”

09/03/2014

A ship found during the excavation of the World Trade Center site is believed to date from 1773. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ship Found During Ground Zero Excavation Traced Back To 1773

There was new information on Tuesday night about a 32-foot wooden ship that was found buried at Ground Zero.

07/29/2014

President Barack Obama. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

New York, Chicago, Hawaii Bid For Obama Presidential Library

At least six locations in three different states, including New York, entered official bids by Monday’s deadline in an effort to house Barack Obama’s presidential library.

06/17/2014

People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Fliers Being Circulated At Columbia University Identify Campus ‘Rapists’

It’s not known who created the list, which has generated both support and outrage around campus, but many students blame the university for not doing enough to pursue sex assault cases.

05/15/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Report Finds Apparent Racial And Ethnic Segregation In Nassau County Schools

The report said that there are fewer predominately white school districts and that minority students are mainly concentrated in high poverty districts.

05/03/2014

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