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06/19/2014

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Dow Hits 16,000 For First Time, S&P 500 Hits 1,800

Stocks have been rising sharply this year as the U.S. economy improves, companies report bigger profits and the Federal Reserve keeps up its easy-money policies.

11/18/2013

Traders are shown with the logo of Twitter and the symbol on which its stock will be traded on the floor of the NYSE on Nov. 7, 2013 in New York.  (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter Surges In Opening Trade On NYSE

Twitter’s stock debut up 73 above its IPO price. Twitter’s trading debut is the most highly anticipated since Facebook’s last year. Twitter will trade under the ticker symbol “TWTR.”

11/07/2013

Logos for the microblogging site Twitter, displayed on the internet on September 13, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

Twitter Sets IPO Of $26 Per Share

Twitter late Wednesday set a price of $26 for its initial public offering of stock, which means the company’s shares can begin trading Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.

11/06/2013

Occupy Wall Street protesters march from the United Nations building to Bryant Park on September 17, 2013 in New York City. The march centered around the idea of a so-called Robin Hood Tax, a 0.5 percent levy to be applied to financial service companies, with proceeds to be used for social services. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

OWS Celebrates 2nd Anniversary With Marches, Rallies In Manhattan

On Sept. 17, 2011, protesters first began camping in Zuccotti Park near the New York Stock Exchange. The movement has splintered since New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg evicted the protesters from the plaza in November 2012.

09/17/2013

People walk past the front of the New York Stock Exchange Aug. 5, 2011. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

General: NSA Spying Led To Foiled Plots Against High Value Targets In NYC

It was an all-out charm offensive Tuesday by Army Gen. Keith Alexander, head of the NSA, and representatives of the FBI and the Department of Justice to beat back concerns that our government is spying on us, tapping our phone lines and email accounts.

06/18/2013

One World Trade Center as seen from West Street - May 17, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

NYPD Set To Spend $40 Million On Intense Security At World Trade Center

Security over style – that’s the argument NYPD officials are making as they plan to install barricades and barriers in the area surrounding One World Trade Center.

05/17/2013

Dow Jones Average Passes Its All Time High (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Dow Jones Industrial Average Closes At All-Time High

The Dow closed at an all-time high Tuesday, beating the previous record it set in October 2007, before the financial crisis and the Great Recession.

03/05/2013

Banana Joe, an Affenpinscher, won Best of Show during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show February 12, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Dog ‘Banana Joe’ Enjoys Victory Steak At Famed NYC Restaurant

The little affenpinscher with the shiny black coat and a bouncy step took top prize Tuesday night, winning Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club.

02/13/2013

An artist's rendering of Adis Medunjanin in court. (credit: CBS 2)

Adis Medunjanin Sentenced To Life In Prison For Plot To Blow Up NYC Subways

A jury found Adis Medunjanin guilty of all counts for his role in a terror plot that federal authorities say was one of the closest calls since Sept. 11, 2001.

11/16/2012

FILE - Passengers crowd onto a bus on First Avenue. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Superstorm Sandy Forces ‘Transportation Emergency’ In NYC; Death Toll Rises

Two days after Superstorm Sandy brought New York to a standstill, residents itching to get back to work and their old lives noticed small signs that the city might be getting back to — well, not quite normal.

10/31/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Rings Opening Bell At NYSE

Trading resumed on the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday after being closed for two days because of Hurricane Sandy. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ran the opening bell.

10/31/2012

Hurricane Sandy Clean-Up on Huntington, Long Island Oct. 30, 2102 (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Sandy’s Economic Impact Already Being Felt

Across the entire East Coast, tens of thousands of businesses could be without power for the remainder of the week, possibly longer.

10/30/2012

Cars floating in a flooded subterranian basement following Hurricaine Sandy on October 30, 2012. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Death Toll From Superstorm Sandy Climbs; Clean Up Begins

New York was among the hardest hit, with its financial heart in Lower Manhattan shuttered for a second day and seawater cascading into the still-gaping construction pit at the World Trade Center.

10/30/2012

Quazi Mohammad Ahsanullah, the father of Bangladeshi national Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, holds a portrait of his son in Dhaka on October 18, 2012. (Photo credit: STRDEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Family Of Federal Reserve Bomb Plot Suspect Calls Arrest ‘Racist Conspiracy’

Quazi Nafis was arrested by the FBI Wednesday after making several attempts to detonate a fake 1,000-pound bomb inside a vehicle parked next to the Federal Reserve on Liberty Street, according to a criminal complaint.

10/18/2012

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