New York City

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Rare Blue Moon Has New Yorkers Feeling Lucky

By definition, a blue moon is the second fill moon in a calendar month.

07/31/2015

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Comptroller: NYC Paid $138 Million In Settlements Related To Pothole Damage, Injuries

Manhattan’s Third Avenue, Second Avenue and Broadway led the the way in trip and fall claims related to potholes between 2010 and 2015.

07/30/2015

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Budget-Friendly Activities In New York City

It is possible to plan an affordable getaway to the Big Apple. You just have to look into finding things that will fit within your New York City getaway budget.

07/28/2015

With the rising temperatures, New Yorkers are seeing more and more homeless on the streets. (Photo: CBS2)

As Summer Heats Up, More And More Homeless Appearing All Over New York City

The number of complaints about the homeless on the streets of New York are on the rise. CBS2 asked the mayor what he plans to do about it.

07/16/2015

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New NYC Health Department Rule Mandates Raw Fish Make Pit Stop In Freezer First

The city Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s rule is going into effect next month, requiring fish being served raw or under cooked to first be frozen to kill off bacteria.

07/11/2015

Fireworks seized by FDNY Fire Marshals in 2014 (Credit: FDNY Bureau of Fire Investigation)

NYPD Steps Up Patrols For Illegal Fireworks Across New York City

Chief of Patrol Carlos Gomez said more boots will be on the ground and eyes in the sky.

07/03/2015

Greek newlyweds stranded in NYC

Honeymoon Nightmare: Greek Couple Stranded In NYC Due To Debt Crisis Back Home

Banks in Greece are freezing accounts as the country deals with the debt crisis.

07/03/2015

The incomparable Geddy Lee at Newark’s Prudential Center  (Credit: Jeff Capellini)

Review: Still Modern Day Warriors, Rush Rocks Newark And MSG

A critical and personal review of Rush’s 40th Anniversary concerts.

07/01/2015

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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

Jonathan Fleming (credit: CBS 2)

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

Jars containing medical marijuana (Photo: CBS 2)

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

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