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Riders wait for the start of the TD 5 Boro Bike Tour on May 3, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Five Boro Bike Tour Rolls Through NYC

Tens of thousands of bicyclists were pedaling throughout New York City on Sunday in the annual TD Five Boro Bike Tour.

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Goldman Sachs headquarters building in New York (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Computer Programmer Convicted, Again, In Goldman Sachs Case

Aleynikov was convicted of federal charges in 2010, but an appeals court cleared him two years later and freed him from prison.

05/02/2015

Rabbi Arthur Schneier is set to be made a knight of the Roman Catholic Church. (Credit: CBS2)

UES’ Rabbi Arthur Schneier Officially Becomes Catholic Knight

A prominent New York City rabbi officially received his high honor from Vatican City on Monday.

04/27/2015

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Congressman Calls For Federal Law Against Police Chokeholds

The family of Eric Garner joined a U.S. congressman Monday in advocating for a federal legislative proposal against the use of chokeholds by police.

04/27/2015

People vote at the Park Slope Branch Public Library in Brooklyn November 5, 2013. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Gillibrand Pushes For Nationwide Online Voter Registration System

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says every eligible voter in the United States should be able to register to vote online.

04/26/2015

Thousands gather at a rally in Times Square to remember the mass killings of Armenians in 1915 under the Ottoman Empire. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Thousands Rally In Times Square To Mark 100th Anniversary Of Massacre of Armenians

A rally in Times Square is marking the centennial of the killings of as many 1.5 million Armenians under the Ottoman Empire — today’s Turkey.

04/26/2015

Police investigate after a police-involved shooting in the East Village on April 25, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYPD: Suspect Fatally Shot By Police In East Village; 2 Detectives Injured

Two police detectives were also injured, suffering lacerations to the head.

04/25/2015

People clear rubble in Kathmandu's Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was severely damaged by an earthquake on April 25, 2015. (Photo: Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images)

Edison, NJ, Woman Among Those Dead In Nepal Earthquake, Avalanche

In Woodside, Queens, in an area known informally as Little Nepal, immigrants from the nation woke up to the grim news from back home.

04/25/2015

Police investigate a shooting at College Avenue and East 166th Street in the Bronx. (credit: CBS2)

Violent Night: 12 People Wounded In Separate NYC Shootings

Investigators say the tally is a very large number and not typical.

04/19/2015

Sens. Charles Schumer, right, and Richard Blumenthal hold a news conference at Grand Central Terminal on April 19, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Propose Bill To Force Implementation Of Railroad Safety Technology

Schumer, D-N.Y., and Blumenthal, D-Conn., said Sunday delays are unacceptable for adding the communications and signaling system called Positive Train Control.

04/19/2015

New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett, left, holds a baby at a news conference at Harlem Hospital Center on April 13, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYC Launches Campaign To Fight Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Nearly one infant dies every week in New York City because of unsafe sleep practices, said Gladys Carrion, commissioner of the city Administration for Children’s Services.

04/13/2015

FILE -- Hillary Clinton (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Officially Enters Presidential Race

The former first lady, New York senator and secretary of state launched her campaign Sunday with her campaign manager John Podesta emailing supporters and others.

04/12/2015

New York Commemorates 13th Anniversary Of September 11th Attacks

Saudi Arabia: No Evidence Its Agents Helped In 9/11 Attacks

Saudi Arabia’s lawyers urged the judge to dismiss the claims, saying the lawyers for the victims’ families “have had enough chances to make their case.”

04/12/2015

Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Suspended For 80 Games After Testing Positive For Stanozolol

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been given an 80-game suspension without pay, effective immediately, after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, the MLB said Saturday.

04/11/2015

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New York Politicians Hold ‘Ready For Hillary’ Rally In Manhattan

Local politicians and Democratic supporters held a “Ready for Hillary” rally Saturday in anticipation of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s expected presidential campaign launch.

04/11/2015

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