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5 Of NYC’s Most Refreshing Dishes

This week has been muggy, sticky and…well, really hot. When it’s unpleasantly warm outside, you just want to cool off inside. Satisfy that desire with one of these dishes, just about guaranteed to help you beat the heat.

07/23/2014

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6 Great NYC Activities That Are Fun For Groups

Round up your friends and family, and check out these activities that are particularly good for groups.

07/23/2014

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Protesters Rally Against Immigration Reform Outside United Nations

The rally was part of a coordinated national day of protesting against immigration reform, amnesty and the recent border control crisis in cities across the country

07/19/2014

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What To Eat At Gotham West Market

Midtown West’s Gotham West Market has something for every New York City diner. The new food hall offers goodies like charcuterie, ramen, tapas and tacos.

07/18/2014

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5 Best Food Markets In New York City

Cliched as it may be to say, the best food markets in New York City really do offer something for everyone, including picky eaters, careful consumers, bargain hunters, wine connoisseurs, and, of course, food lovers. Read on for our five favorites.

07/15/2014

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5 Relaxing Restaurants In NYC

New York has no shortage of hustle and bustle, and the vivacious energy of the streets often spills into its restaurants. But sometimes you just want to sup in silence, to hear your thoughts or the thoughts of your companion.

07/10/2014

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Study Shows Racial Disparity In Handling Of Criminal Cases In Manhattan

A study of prosecutions handled by the Manhattan District Attorney’s office has concluded that black and Hispanic defendants are more likely to be held in jail before trial than white and Asian defendants.

07/09/2014

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5 Best Ways to Get On The Water In NYC

Standing on a city block, amidst steel-and-glass skyscrapers and honking taxis, you’ll be forgiven for forgetting that Manhattan is actually an island. In the midst of the brutal heat, check out these ways to get on the water.

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5 Best Gourmet Milkshakes In NYC

What makes a milkshake gourmet? Well, for starters, the ingredients have to be top-notch. And, of course, the flavors should go beyond basic vanilla and simple strawberry. The five places listed below turn milk + ice cream into something truly and completely extraordinary.

07/02/2014

Police said a man shot and wounded two people in a Brooklyn iron mill, and shot and killed himself after a standoff with officers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Shoots 2, Kills Self In Brooklyn As Violent Weekend Spills Into Monday

Monday morning’s incidents came after 21 shootings over the weekend in all five boroughs.

06/30/2014

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NYC’s 5 Most Elegant Breakfasts

Sometimes you want a little polish with your eggs, a little dose of decadence with your coffee. Herewith, our five favorite spots for an oh-so-elegant morning repast.

06/30/2014

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Swimmers Circle Manhattan In Marathon Race

CBS 2′s cameras were rolling as competitors touched a marker in Battery Park City.

06/29/2014

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PATH Service Between Exchange Place, World Trade Center Stations Closed For Weekend Repairs

PATH service between Jersey City’s exchange place and World Trade Center stations is closed this weekend for repairs and upgrades needed to install a new safety system.

06/28/2014

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NYC’s Best Undersung Delis

When it comes to New York delis, Carnegie and Katz’s get all the glory (and customers). Deservedly so, as these two restaurants consistently serve up excellent sandwiches. But several delis around town offer excellent versions of the same types of eats in far less crowded circumstances.

06/24/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Trivia

Trivia nights in NYC offer prizes and a chance to stretch your brain, drink in hand. Challenge yourself to these New York bars’ weekly quiz-offs.

06/23/2014

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