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Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

City Council To Hold Hearing Before Installation Of Proposed UWS Citi Bike Docking Stations

Before dozens of Citi Bike docking stations begin popping up along the Upper West Side, City Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal said they want to hear from the people who will be affected by them.

01/30/2015

Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Discussions Under Way To Bring Citi Bike To Upper East, West Sides

Citi Bike is looking to expand northward into the Upper East and West sides.

01/29/2015

Michael Waithe served a year in prison after being convicted of burglary in 1987. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Man’s 1987 Wrongful Burglary Conviction Vacated In Brooklyn

Prosecutors said they began reviewing Waithe’s case after he wrote them a letter last fall. He was convicted on the testimony of a woman who lived in the building where Waithe worked as security guard.

01/29/2015

Church Of Scientology on East 125th Street in Harlem (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Critic: Church Of Scientology-Backed Foundation For A Drug Free World’s Curriculum Not Based On Fact

The Foundation for a Drug-Free World, backed by the Church of Scientology, spoke to 30 New York City public schools last year, but its New York-based Director Megan Fialkoff says the foundation’s teachings aren’t influenced by the church.

01/28/2015

Shoppers flood ShopRite in Succasunna, New Jersey ahead of a snowstorm on Jan. 25, 2015 (credit: _christian_23)

Brooklynite’s Twitter Push: Donate Unneeded ‘Blizzard’ Food To Hungry

Kristine Michelsen-Correa, of Brooklyn, created the Twitter hashtag “#blizzardleftovers” after her panicked pre-blizzard supermarket run.

01/28/2015

Blood Donation - File / Photo: AIZAR RALDES/AFP/Getty Images

Urgent Call For Blood Donations After Storm Cancels Tri-State Blood Drives

After the snow storm cancelled most blood drives in the Tri-State area, authorities are issuing an urgent call for donations.

01/27/2015

Gov. Cuomo gives update on blizzard, declares state of emergency (CBS2)

NYC, Long Island, NJ, Connecticut All Ban Street Traffic As Blizzard Pounds Area

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency Monday from Sullivan and Ulster counties down south.

01/26/2015

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Doctor: On Average, Measles Will Infect 18 Other People

While the Ebola virus was a big concern, Dr. Saul Hymes, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at Stony Brook Medical Center said there are other things to worry about.

01/23/2015

FILE -- A man uses a crosswalk. (Credit: CBS 2)

Advocates Looking For Ways To Make NYC Streets Safer For Pedestrians

The advocacy group Families for Safe Streets estimates every 35 hours someone is killed in traffic in New York City.

01/23/2015

Police want to talk to this man in connection with a stabbing death in Times Square. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Picture Of Man Sought In Times Square Stabbing Death

Around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, police said a 36-year-old man was stabbed during a fight in the New Star Cafe on Seventh Avenue.

01/21/2015

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton addresses religious leaders in the Bronx on Jan. 21, 2015 (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Bratton Talks Police-Community Relations, Crime Decline In The Bronx

Shootings in the Bronx are down this month and murders are under 100 for a second year in a row.

01/21/2015

(Photo courtesy of Gotham Air)

Company To Launch Helicopter Service To JFK, Newark Airports

Why sit in traffic on your way to the airport when you can just fly over it?

01/20/2015

Alexander Padilla and Anthony Arenas cut a piece of cake after being married by U.S. Senator-elect Cory Booker at City Hall in the early morning hours of October 21, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Supreme Court To Decide Historic Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court announced Friday it will decide whether same-sex couples have a right to marry everywhere in America under the Constitution.

01/16/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on federal regulators to quickly put out new rules regulating the use of drones. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Sen. Schumer Wants Feds To Crack Down On Drones

Schumer is calling on the Federal Aviation Administration and the federal Office of Management and Budget to hurry and release the new rules for the use of the small, unmanned aircraft.

01/16/2015

Surveillance image of a suspect who police said is wanted for a string of sex assaults in Manhattan.  (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Sought In String Of Manhattan Sex Assaults

Authorities released new surveillance video Thursday morning of the suspect linking him to a total of five incidents. The most recent one happened early Wednesday on the Lower East Side.

01/15/2015

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