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NYU’s Rubin Residence Hall on Fifth Avenue in Greenwich Village July 15, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)

NYU Student Arrested In North Korea, Accused Of Illegally Crossing Border

An NYU student was being held in a North Korean jail Saturday, after allegedly entering the country illegally when he crossed the border from China.

05/02/2015

72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Press Room

‘Boyhood’ Leads Golden Globes, ‘Grand Budapest’ Upsets

Hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler wasted no time in skewering Hollywood’s most tender subjects at the start of the awards show: the hacking of Sony Pictures over “The Interview,” the sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby and television’s rise as a cultural rival to movies.

01/11/2015

A fan displays a ticket to 'The Interview' on Dec. 25, 2014. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Fans Line Up At Area Theaters To See ‘The Interview’

“The Interview” has opened in several New York City theaters to enthusiastic crowds as interested in the world drama the film produced as anything on the screen.

12/25/2014

Seth Rogan, James Franco, The Interview Premiere,

PR Specialist: Sony Cyberattack Threat To All Of Hollywood

Hollywood is on high alert as the Sony cyberattack by North Korea continues to reverberate worldwide.

12/22/2014

Workers remove a poster-banner for "The Interview" from a billboard in Hollywood. (Michael Thurston/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Sony Made Mistake By Canceling Release Of ‘The Interview’ Movie

“We can confirm that North Korea engaged in this attack,” Obama said. “I think it says something interesting about North Korea that they decided to have the state mount an all-out assault on a movie studio because of a satirical movie starring Seth Rogan.”

12/19/2014

A billboard for the movie 'The Interview' in Times Square. Sony has decided to call off the release of the movie following threats from cyberattackers. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS News: Sony Pictures Cyberattack Came From North Korea; Source Was Hidden

The cyberattack on Sony Pictures that led to the studio calling off the release of the comedy movie “The Interview” originated in North Korea and was routed through servers in other countries, sources said Thursday.

12/18/2014

Hackers have now used a 9/11-style threat in an effort to punish Sony for the movie 'The Interview.' (Credit: CBS2)

Sony Calls Off Release Of ‘The Interview’ After Threat; Has No Other Plans For Film

The hacker group calling themselves Guardians of Peace threatened moviegoers Tuesday and theaters showing the movie with violence reminiscent of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

12/17/2014

A vehicle exits the entryway to Sony Pictures Entertainment in Los Angeles, on December 4, 2014.  (credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Sony Hackers Reference 9/11 Attacks, Threaten Theaters During Upcoming Premiere Of ‘The Interview’

The group also released a trove of data files: what they called the beginning of a “Christmas gift.” But GOP, as the group is known, included a message warning that people should stay away from places where “The Interview” will be shown, including the upcoming premiere. Referencing 9/11, it urged people to leave their homes if located near theaters showing the film.

12/16/2014

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Checks Into Undisclosed Alcohol Rehab Center

Dennis Rodman has checked into an undisclosed alcohol rehabilitation center to treat his long-time struggle with alcoholism, his agent says.

01/18/2014

Dennis Rodman waits to check in for his flight to North Korea after his arrival at Beijing's international airport on January 6, 2014. (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Admits Drinking Before CNN Meltdown

Rodman apologized Thursday for comments about captive American missionary Kenneth Bae in North Korea: “I take full responsibility for my actions. It had been a very stressful day.”

01/09/2014

Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Sings Happy Birthday To ‘Best Friend’ Kim Jong Un

Wednesday’s basketball game was a new milestone in Rodman’s unusual relationship with Kim, who rarely meets with foreigners and remains a mystery to much of the outside world.

01/08/2014

Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Dennis Rodman Arrives In North Korea With Ex-NBA All Stars

Rodman said Monday that a game he and other former NBA players are planning in North Korea will be a “birthday present” for one of their most unlikely fans: leader Kim Jong Un.

01/06/2014

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman  (Photo by Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

Back In North Korea, Rodman Says He’s ‘Proud’ Of Kim Jong Un Friendship

Dennis Rodman held tryouts Friday for a North Korean team to face a dozen NBA veterans in an exhibition game on Kim Jong Un’s birthday next month – though he hasn’t convinced all the players on the American team that it’s safe.

12/20/2013

Students at Northern Parkway School. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Elementary School Celebrates 90th Birthday

Northern Parkway School’s 90th birthday Thursday was a celebration for the ages.

09/19/2013

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Rodman Plans To Return To North Korea, This Time With Former NBA All-Stars

Rodman plans to return to North Korea in January to play and exhibition game with Scottie Pippen and Karl Malone.

09/09/2013

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