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Protesters calling for The Metropolitan Opera to cancel "The Death of Klinghoffer" because they say it glorifies terrorism. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Protesters Call For Metropolitan Opera To Cancel ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’

“The Death of Klinghoffer” depicts the 1985 hijacking of the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro and the murder of disabled Jewish passenger Leon Klinghoffer.

09/22/2014

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5 Best Restaurants For Dining During New York Fashion Week 2014

Fashion Week is in full swing! Fuel up between shows by heading to one of the restaurants listed below, all of which are offering specials in honor of the city’s largest media event of the year.

09/08/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Fans React With Sadness, Disbelief After Death Of Joan Rivers

News of her death spread quickly at Lincoln Center where shows were underway.

09/04/2014

Thousands flocked to Battery Park City for this year's Dinner In White. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Gather For Elaborate ‘Dinner In White’ In Battery Park City

Imagine an elaborate, flash mob, dinner party with thousands of your new-found friends. It’s one of the biggest summer events in New York City, and it’s all a mystery until guests arrive.

08/25/2014

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5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This Weekend

Among our picks for this weekend’s best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events are opera outdoors, a blues and BBQ festival, and a celebration of jazz great Charlie Parker, some of them free, all of them fun.

08/22/2014

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Locals Less Than Pleased By Closing Down Of Damrosch Park For Fashion Week

It’s that time of year again when park benches, trees and flowers are removed just north of Lincoln Center to make room for an exhibition space for Fashion Week.

08/16/2014

The fountain in front of the Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center (Credit: Getty Images)

Met Opera Musicians Rally As Contract Talks In Labor Dispute Continue

Metropolitan Opera musicians and others rallied outside Lincoln Center Friday morning after labor talks were extended for an additional 72 hours, averting a threatened lockout.

08/01/2014

Protesters demonstrate against a production of 'The Death of KIinghoffer' at the Metropolitan Opera House. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Protesters Demand That Met Opera Cancel Show Some Call Anti-Semitic

Jewish groups this week were trying to get the Metropolitan Opera to cancel an opera based on the cruise ship murder of a Jewish businessman by pro-Palestinian terrorists.

07/22/2014

Administrative officers at the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center were defaced by vandals on Wednesday, June 25. (Credit: CBS 2)

Vandals Damage Statues, Paintings At Metropolitan Opera House

Police on Wednesday were searching for the vandals who hit the Metropolitan Opera House, defacing several statues and paintings.

06/25/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

The Alvin Ailey dancers perform Synthesism II at Lincoln Center on June 11, 2014 in New York City. (Credit: Getty Images)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Back At Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Modern dance returns to Lincoln Center this month. The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater runs through June 22. It’s the renowned dance company’s second year performing at the iconic venue. MORE: Info […]

06/15/2014

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Nora Ephron’s New York City Landmarks

Author Linda Yellin shares her favorite Nora Ephron movie locations across New York City.

01/14/2014

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Russian Multimillionaire Seeks Human Immortality, Artificial Brains By 2045

A Russian multimillionaire said he would like to see the technology to allow humans to outlive their bodies made into a reality – to the point where “people” with artificial computer-driven brains and hologram bodies would exist in a mere 32 years.

06/16/2013

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Lawmakers: Lack Of Labor Protections Allows For Abuse Of Child Models

New York state lawmakers joined former child models Sunday to release a report detailing the lack of labor protections for children who work as models.

06/09/2013

Lindsey Vonn attends the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards on June 3, 2013. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Lindsey Vonn Reportedly Drug Tested At Glitzy Lincoln Center Event

Apparently nothing gets in the way of the International Olympic Committee and its drug-testing policy.

06/05/2013

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