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Report: 17 Percent Of New Yorkers Handle Business While In The Bathroom

A new report released by Swedish furniture giant Ikea found that 17 percent of the 1,000 people surveyed in New York City admitted to working while on the porcelain throne.

06/05/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 22:  People walk near the Unisphere near the New York State Pavilion as part on a tour during festivities marking the 50th anniversary of the 1964 World's Fair, which opened in Flushing Meadows Corona Park on April 22, 2014. Hundreds of World's Fair buffs, tourists and the curious waited in line for hours to tour the grounds of the landmark pavilion. The World's Fair's, which began in Europe in the 19th century, looked to celebrate technological advancement and cultural exchanges among other ideas. The 1964 World's Fair in Queens had the motto "Peace through understanding" and saw over 51 million people attend the fair.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Go Back In Time At The World’s Fair Grounds In Queens

Throughout the summer New Yorkers will get a chance to relive their youth at the World’s Fair grounds in Flushing.

05/18/2014

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray. (Credit: CBS 2)

First Lady Chirlane McCray Launches Blog On Her Work For New Yorkers In Need

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray on Friday launched an interactive multimedia blog showcasing her work and the people she meets.

02/07/2014

Gracie Mansion Open House

De Blasio Greets New Yorkers At Gracie Mansion Open House

Mayor Bill de Blasio played host Sunday for thousands of New Yorkers who dropped in for an open house at the Gracie Mansion.

01/05/2014

Touching Pregnant Belly

New Yorkers Weigh In On Pennsylvania Law Banning Touching Pregnant Bellies

It happens to pregnant women all the time – well-meaning people reach out to rub their bellies. But not far away in Pennsylvania, it’s actually illegal.

10/28/2013

Egyptian Presidential Ouster

Many Egyptian New Yorkers Glad To See President Morsi Go

Some Egyptians in New York were none too sorry Wednesday to see President Mohammed Morsi removed from office.

07/03/2013

Actress Gwenyth Paltrow has two children with Coldplay's frontman Chris Martin: daughter Apple and son Moses. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Weigh In On Paltrow’s ‘Most Beautiful Woman’ Honor

Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow appeared to be suffering from a split public personality Wednesday night.

04/24/2013

CBS 2's Dr Max Gomez was on Eye On New York to discuss his new book. (Credit CBS 2)

Eye On New York: Actress Rita Moreno, Lucky Guy, And More

CBS 2’s Dana Tyler sat down with actress Rita Moreno to discuss her memoir, and spoke with CBS 2’s own Dr Max Gomez about his new book

04/07/2013

A community board voted to ban dogs from a public park, the final decision rests with the Parks Department. (Credit CBS 2)

Community Board Bans Dogs From Public Park But Final Decision Is In Parks Department’s Hands

A push is underway to ban dogs from a public park because some people believe that they are making too much of a mess.

03/31/2013

Cars piled up outside a floodd parking garage in Manhattan following superstorm Sandy - Oct. 31, 2012 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Insurance Companies Use Exemption To Deny Sandy Coverage To Frustrated New Yorkers

New figures Tuesday said 95,000 homes on Long Island were destroyed or damaged by Superstorm Sandy – but from Long Island to Manhattan, many home and business owners have found that their insurance companies will not cover their damage.

01/08/2013

Police, military personnel investigate Fleet Week tragedy (credit: CBS 2)

Young Marine Killed Crossing NYC Street During Fleet Week

A 22-year-old Marine visiting Manhattan for the first time was struck and killed by a car while crossing 12th Avenue.

05/26/2011

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USS New York Visits NYC During Fleet Week

The USS New York, which includes 7.5 tons of steel salvaged from the collapsed World Trade Center, steamed into her namesake’s harbor Wednesday as Navy ships and Coast Guard cutters dropped anchor for Fleet Week.

05/25/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Poll: Gov. Cuomo Approval Rating Increases After Budget

The Siena College poll shows Gov. Andrew Cuomo increased his already high approval rating but that 41 percent feel New Yorkers are losers in the budget that cut spending by 2 percent.

04/11/2011

Sen. Chuck Schumer is seen with reporters - Washington, DC - Feb 3, 2011 - Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Schumer Urges NYers To Collect Unclaimed Refunds

Sen. Charles Schumer says New Yorkers could be missing tens of millions dollars in unclaimed tax refunds and college tuition tax credits.

04/10/2011

Sen. Chuck Schumer is seen with reporters - Washington, DC - Feb 3, 2011 - Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Schumer Pledges To Fight NYC Electric Rate Hike

Sen. Charles Schumer promised to fight tooth and nail a potential 12 percent New York electric bill rate hike authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

04/03/2011

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