New York Harbor

The front page of The New York Times April 15, 1912 edition details the sinking of the RMS Titanic at the opening of the "Titanic at 100: Myth and Memory" exhibition on April 10, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Looking Back At Titanic’s Ill-Fated Maiden Voyage To NYC; New Exhibit Opens At Mystic Aquarium

A century ago, the Titanic would have sailed up New York harbor, concluding her maiden trans-Atlantic voyage.

04/12/2012

Disney's Fantasy sails into New York on Feb. 28, 2012 (credit: Marta Zielinska/CBSNewYork)

Disney’s Newest Cruise Ship Arrives In New York

Fantasy is now a reality. The cruise ship features 14 towering decks, 1,250 staterooms and can accommodate 4,000 passengers along with 1,450 cast and crew members.

02/28/2012

Statue Of Liberty (credit: Getty Images)

Statue of Liberty Celebrates 125 Years In New York Harbor

Lady Liberty was dedicated in New York harbor on October 28, 1886.

10/28/2011

Hudson River sewage

Pumps Now Working At Harlem Sewage Plant; Beaches Could Open Soon

New York City health officials hope to lift advisories at some area beaches forced to close due to a massive sewage spill in the Hudson River.

07/22/2011

George Washington Bridge - Fort Lee, NJ (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass for WCBS 880)

8 Bridges Hudson River Swim Kicks Off Friday Morning

The mighty Hudson River has eight major bridges starting from the mouth in New York harbor up to Catskill in the Hudson Valley.

07/07/2011

Liz Fry before attempting to set the record for swimming the New York Harbor both ways from Manhattan to Sandy Hook, N.J. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Liz Fry Completes Round Trip Swim From Manhattan To New Jersey’s Sandy Hook

Fry, who battles asthma, also became the first swimmer—male or female—to complete a round trip of 35 miles when she swam back to Battery Park City in lower Manhattan on Tuesday night.

06/14/2011

Statue Of Liberty (credit: Getty Images)

Police Rescue Swimmer ‘On Mission From God’ In New York Harbor

The unidentified 29-year-old man stripped down to swim trunks and dove into the water from a Liberty State Park footpath.

06/06/2011

Radiation detection equipment is seen in New York City - Apr 7, 2011 (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Dirty Bomb Detection Exercise Continues Around The City

Scores of police cars amassed at the United Nations for another day of drills in a week-long exercise that Police Commissioner Ray Kelly boasts have been successful thus far.

04/08/2011

Coast Guard: Swath Of Red Tide Found In NY Harbor

NEW YORK (AP) — A nearly 10-mile-long ribbon of red tide was spotted Monday in New York Harbor, Coast Guard officials said, warning swimmers and boaters to avoid contact with the potentially harmful algae. The […]

09/06/2010

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