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Kona, Hawaii (credit, Thinkstock)

Best Places In America For A Tropical Christmas

Americans hoping to escape winter weather can enjoy a tropical Christmas in Hawaii or Florida at places such as Honolulu, Lahaina, Waikiki and Key West.

12/10/2013

Veterans travel from Key West, Fla., to New York on jet skis. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Veterans Complete Trip Up Atlantic On Jet Skis To Mark 9/11 Anniversary

Families cheered the wounded vets as they pulled into the World Financial Center Marina, ending the final stage of the jet ski journey to raise money for charity.

09/11/2013

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America’s Legendary Drives

The following are five of America’s legendary drives, listed as National Scenic Byways or All-American Roads to embark on a memorable journey.

07/09/2013

Diana Nyad swims from Cuba to Florida (credit: CBS2)

New York Native Diana Nyad Attempting Cuba To Florida Swim

The endurance swimmer stroked through the Florida Straits early Monday, trying to accomplish at 61 years old what she failed to do at 28: swim more than 100 miles from Havana to Key West.

08/08/2011