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Furry Friend Finder: Mishka and Hercules

In this edition of Furry Friend Finder, CBS2’s Don Dahler and Vanessa Murdock introduce us to Mishka and Hercules.

CBS 2–09/16/2012

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5 Fun Things To Do Before School Starts In New York

Share quality time as a family before the hustle and bustle of studying and school activities begins. Check out these perfect places for end-of-summer outings.



The 7 Best Birthday Freebies In NYC

As an adult, your day of birth may feel like just another day at the office, with a store-bought cake and awkward serenade around the water cooler. Add a little pep to your step on your special day with these birthday freebies in New York City.


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Poll: New Yorkers Approve of Bike Lanes

The New York Times poll has found that when asked if bike lanes are a good idea or bad idea, 66 percent of New Yorkers say they were a good idea, with the highest support coming from Manhattan.


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7 New Places to Meet Someone In NYC

Tired of the bar scene? Done with online dating? There are creative ways out there to meet your perfect match in NYC.

CBS New York–08/01/2012

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The Black Keys Headline Catalpa Day 1; Is It New York’s New Annual Festival?

Ultimately, festivals are about the music. And Day 1 was headlined by The Black Keys, one of the biggest breakout rock bands of the past five years.


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WATCH: Carmelo Anthony Poses As Wax Figure, Puts Scare Into Visitors At Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds’ new Carmelo Anthony wax figure looks so lifelike… GAH!


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Eye On New York: James Corden, Ancenstry, And More

Tony Award winning actor and comedian James Corden talks to Dana Tyler about the hilarious Broadway hit “One Man, Two Guvnors”. New York City public school students are tackling important social issues through art. A newly developed research tool can help track history.


Pippa Middleton attends the semifinal round match between Andy Murray of Great Britain and Rafael Nadal of Spain on Day Eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: Rumors Swirl Of Pippa Middleton’s Potential Move To New York City

Prepare yourselves, New York. The tush that took the world by storm after the Royal Wedding may be moving to our neck of the woods.


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The 5 Best Hotels In Downtown New York

Mixed in among the larger than life — and outrageously expensive — luxury hotels, lie comfortable, stylish rooms that won’t break the bank. From chic and cozy, to simple and carefree, these five boutique hotels are the best kept secrets in the city.

CBS New York–05/12/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars With Bottle Service

Bottle service is not just for the rich and famous anymore — New Yorkers with a little extra cash can afford bottle service at many hotspots in the city. Here are a few of the best bars with bottle service in New York.


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New York City’s 9 Best Wine Bars

If you’re into wine: whether it’s white, red, Rose or a blend, these NYC wine bars are sure to have something for everyone.


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The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, May 7

Learn more about comedian and director Mike Nichols, get a glimpse into the physics of the future, or take part in an indoor triathlon tonight in New York City.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, May 1

Stroll through an Instragram exhibit, learn about Diane Keaton’s family life, or sit back and take part in a beer tasting in Brooklyn tonight in New York City.


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Best New York Reptile Pet Shops

You don’t have to go to the nearest swamp to find an amazing reptiles. Although you may have to go just a bit off the beaten path to get to some of these exotic enthusiasts, meeting these area experts is well worth the trip. From bearded dragons to lizards, turtles and tortoises, finding the right cold-blooded companion is just a visit away.