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The Empire State Building was illuminated with images of endangered species Saturday night amid the outrage of the death of Cecil the Lion. (CBS2)

Empire State Building Projects Images Of Endangered Species Amid Outrage Over Death Of Cecil The Lion

Large-scale images of endangered species will be projected onto the side of the iconic building as a way to raise awareness of potential mass extinction and inspire global conservation action.


July 1945:  Part of a US B-25 bomber which crashed into the Empire State Building in New York City. The main part of the wreckage fell into the street, while leaking petrol set the upper stories of the building on fire. All three crewmembers and eleven office workers were killed.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

70 Years Ago Tuesday: 19 Killed When Plane Crashes Into Empire State Building

Tuesday marked the 70th anniversary of a horrific incident, in which a small military plane crashed into the Empire State Building and left 19 people dead.


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Where To Watch The Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular

Make this year one to remember at one of these great places to watch the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular.


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Longtime Empire State Building Shoe Repair Shop Loses Lease

A shoe repair shop in the Empire State Building that predates its construction is getting the boot.


First Lady Michelle Obama attends the Whitney Museum Of American Art Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at The Whitney Museum of American Art on April 30, 2015.  (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Empire State Building To Light In Honor Of Whitney Museum’s Opening

A light show atop the Empire State Building will honor today’s opening of the Whitney Museum of American Art’s new home in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District.


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Empire State Building To Light In Honor Of 1010 WINS’ 50th Anniversary

On Sunday, April 19, the Empire State Building will go blue, white and gold in honor of 1010 WINS’ 50th anniversary.


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5 U.S. Trips To Take With The Entire Family

Many of the best family-friendly destinations are also among the most obvious.


The Rockettes will be performing in a spring spectacular dubbed a 'love letter' to the city. (Credit: CBS2)

Rockettes Take Center Stage In ‘New York Spring Spectacular’ At Radio City

The New York Spring Spectacular is taking over Radio City Music Hall. The Rockettes are center stage in a love letter to New York City.


Couples get married on top of the Empire State Building on Feb. 14, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

100 Couples Say ‘I Do’ On Top Of Empire State Building

Even the bitter cold couldn’t chill the love at the top of the Empire State Building on Saturday.


A competitor takes part in the 34th Empire State Building Run-Up in New York, Feb. 1, 2011. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Competitors Take Off In Annual Empire State Building Climb

Hundreds of people will take to the stairs at the Empire State Building on Wednesday night, climbing from the lobby to the 86th-floor observatory.


The Empire State Building congratulates the New England Patriots on their win in Super Bowl XLIX on February 1, 2015. (credit: Twitter via @EmpireStateBldg)

N.Y. Fans Furious At Empire State Building For Celebrating Patriots’ Title

If it weren’t for the Seahawk’s ill-fated play call late in the fourth quarter, some would be calling this the worst decision in the history of the Super Bowl.


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Empire State Building Goes Purple To Raise Awareness About Premature Births

The Empire State Building was being lit in purple Monday night to raise awareness about the leading killer of children under the age of 5: prematurity.


The Empire State Building lit up in pinstripes for Derek Jeter on September 28, 2014. (credit: Twitter/@EmpireStateBldg)

Empire State Building Lights Up In Pinstripes For Derek Jeter

If you missed it, don’t worry — and get your camera ready. The iconic skyscraper will pay tribute to the five-time World Series champ again Monday night.


The Empire State Building (Credit: DOUG KANTOR/AFP/Getty Images)

Advocates Urge Officials To Light Empire State Building For Childhood Cancer

Childhood cancer advocates have been lobbying to light up the Empire State Building in gold, but building officials have said no.


Statue of Liberty (Credit, Randy Yagi)

How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.