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Philip Seymour Hoffman poses at the 2010 Marrakech Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco. (credit: Getty Images)

Hoffman’s Will: Son Should Be Raised In New York, Chicago Or San Francisco

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s will was released Wednesday, showing that he bequeathed all his personal property to the mother of his three children.

02/19/2014

Ramp view of American Airlines at John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Angelo Cucuzza)

Report: Snow, Ice Responsible For Staggering Number Of Flight Cancellations

The relentless snow and ice storms this winter have led to the highest number of flight cancellations in more than 25 years, according to an analysis by The Associated Press.

02/15/2014

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New Jersey Steps Up Enforcement Of Law For Drivers To Clear Snow Off Cars

This difficult winter has New Jersey police stepping up their enforcement of a law requiring drivers to clear snow and ice off vehicles. Many New Yorkers wonder why there isn’t a similar law in their state.

02/14/2014

The wreckage of Continental Connection Flight 3407 is seen in Clarence, NY - Feb 16, 2009 - Photo: David Duprey-Pool/Getty Images

Families To Mark 5 Years Since Flight 3407 Crash In Western New York

The relatives of the passengers killed in the crash said they plan to thank those who have supported them over the years, and vow to continue their fight to make air travel safer at Wednesday’s memorial service.

02/11/2014

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NYC’s Best Valentine’s Day Dates For Every Relationship

Check out these Valentine’s Day date ideas for new relationships and singles this Valentine’s Day.

02/11/2014

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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.

02/11/2014

The Plaza Hotel (Credit, Randy Yagi)

NYC’s Best First Date Spots

Simon & Schuster author Teresa Medeiros shares her favorite New York City first date spots, in line with her new book Goodnight Tweetheart.

02/05/2014

MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

FBI: 16 Juveniles Rescued In Super Bowl Prostitution Busts

16 juveniles forced into prostitution — including some teens who had been reported missing by their families — were rescued by the FBI in a two-week operation leading up to the Super Bowl, the agency said Tuesday.

02/04/2014

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New York’s 6 Best Touristy Restaurants Worth The Hype

While most of NYC’s touristy restaurants can be skipped, a few eateries are worth checking out. Whether you’re visiting the city or a New Yorker looking for a good meal, these six restaurants and food destinations are all worth braving the lines and tourists for.

02/03/2014

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Best Barbecue In Brooklyn

Quality BBQ is well represented in New York City. The barbecue food trend has crossed the river into Brooklyn, with many restaurants worth a trip to the outer borough.

02/03/2014

Sarah Agerup (left) and Nicole Hill with CBS 2's Lonnie Quinn. After Hill told the story of losing their tickets in her stolen wallet, the NFL contacted CBS 2 with an offer of new tickets. (Credit: CBS 2)

NFL Steps In After 2 Women Who Lost Super Bowl Tickets Appear On CBS 2

The NFL came to the rescue Friday evening, after two women CBS 2 they had lost their wallet – and their Super Bowl tickets — to thieves while making the trip from Seattle to New York.

01/31/2014

Super Bowl Boulevard in Times Square (credit: Jason Keidel/CBS Local Sports)

Keidel: Super Bowl-ing On The Boulevard

Everything is larger in New York, and Super Bowl Boulevard is no exception. It has the obscene, fun-house distortion you expect when a party is thrown in Times Square.

01/30/2014

The George Washington Bridge, which connects Fort Lee, NJ, and New York City, is seen on January 9, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

George Washington Bridge, 1 WTC To Be Lit Up In Super Bowl Colors

The GWB isn’t taking sides. It will be lit up in Bronco orange and Seahawk green for the Super Bowl.

01/29/2014

Police say this man assaulted the driver of a BX 36 bus. (Credit CBS 2)

Police Arrest Suspect In Assault On Bus Driver In The Bronx

Dennis Buie, of the Bronx, was arrested Tuesday and charged with second-degree assault, assault and harassment.

01/28/2014

The "Big House" in Ann Arbor, MI (credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: Major College Football Towns Should Host Future Super Bowls

With all the extra attention an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl has given the league, the NFL should commit to making the host city a major part of the Super Bowl story every year.

01/24/2014

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