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NYC’s Best Out Of The Ordinary French Fries

Sure, we love the good ole’ potato, but why settle with common fries when you can deep fry avocados, carrots and polenta? Stop by these New York City restaurants for deliciously inventive plates of fries.

06/25/2015

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Best Restaurants Near Grand Central Station

Every New York City neighborhood has its food gems, and midtown near Grand Central Station is no exception. Here are the best restaurants a ten minute walk or less from Grand Central.

06/24/2015

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New York City To Pay $6.25 Million To Man Exonerated In 1989 Killing

Fleming was released last year after the Brooklyn district attorney’s office agreed his alibi in the 1989 fatal shooting was valid.

06/23/2015

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New App Aims To Put Brakes On Parking Woes In New York City

When looking for a spot on the app, a map pops up showing you what is available.

06/23/2015

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NYC’s Best Bars For A Martini

Whether you like them shaken or stirred, martinis have stood the test of time as a classic cocktail. Check out these New York City martini bars for the best versions of the cocktail in the big apple.

06/19/2015

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Medical Marijuana Distributors Eye NYC Locations As State Prepares To Grant Licenses

The dispensaries are expected to be open for business in January of next year.

06/09/2015

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular Expands To Two Locations Along East River

The sky will burst with color, wowing crowds in Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn beginning at 9:20 p.m.

05/20/2015

Boltbus from New York City catches fire on Hwy I-90 in Newton, Massachusetts on May 11, 2015 (Credit: Twitter/AnnLambert18)

No Injuries Reported After NYC-Boston BoltBus Catches Fire On Massachusetts Turnpike

Another relief bus was sent from New York to the scene and was already en route to Boston with the passengers on board, the spokesperson said.

05/11/2015

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NYC Comptroller Releases Scathing Audit On Animal Care & Control

The audit made 18 recommendations to Animal Care & Control, which the non-profit and the city say have already been started on.

04/19/2015

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3D Printed Fashion Takes Center Stage At NYC Expo

The 3D Printing Conference and Expo in New York City is the largest professional 3D printing event in the world.

04/19/2015

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

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5 U.S. Trips To Take With The Entire Family

Many of the best family-friendly destinations are also among the most obvious.

04/08/2015

305 Fitness has brought exercise inspired by Miami nightlife to Greenwich Village. (Credit: CBS2)

‘305 Fitness’ Brings Miami-Inspired Exercise To Greenwich Village

A Greenwich Village fitness class has borrowed a few steps from Miami nightlife.

04/07/2015

People  hit each other with pillows as they take part in the world's 6th annual Pillow Fight Day  in Washington Square Park in New York on April 6, 2013. The massive pillow fight, which is the  New York City's 8th annual,  takes place in cities around the world.    AFP PHOTO/TIMOTHY A. CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Feathers Fly At Washington Square Park For International Pillow Fight Day

More than 100 cities around the world, including New York City, took part in the 7th annual International Pillow Fight Day.

04/04/2015

Curtis Granderson poses for a picture with a fan prior to a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Palladino: Young-Gun Mets In Position To Take Over City

No one can guarantee it will ever happen. These are the Mets, after all. But the foundation exists. The Yanks have left the door wide open.

04/03/2015

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