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The first confirmed Ebola virus patient diagnosed in the U.S. is being 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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

Columbia University Escort

Columbia University Student Says He’s Working As Male Escort To Pay Tuition

In a story that might sound too juicy to be true, a young man said in an online student newspaper submission that he has been living as a college student by day and an escort by night.

04/30/2014

Carmen Farina (credit: CBS 2)

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina Marks First 100 Days

Farina marked the occasion with an appearance at Teachers College, Columbia University.

04/12/2014

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Seeks Funds To Fight College Campus Sex Assaults

Gillibrand and Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri released a bipartisan letter Friday to the leadership of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education, asking for money to investigate and enforce sexual assault laws at colleges and universities.

04/07/2014

'Initiation:' Columbia University Student Video

Art Or Pornography? Controversy Erupts Over Racy Student Video Shot At Columbia

A racy video shot between stacks of books at Columbia University has gone viral, and while the students who made the video have called it art, others have deemed it lewd and pornographic.

02/05/2014

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