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Commission Votes To Consider Making Stonewall Inn A City Landmark

The tavern at 51-53 Christopher Street is known as the birthplace of the modern gay rights movement after patrons squared off and fought against a police raid at the bar in 1969.


Crowd waits to get home after 2014 Belmont Stakes (Credit: CBS 2)

LIRR Looks To Avoid Repeat Of Last Year’s Commuting Chaos After Belmont Stakes

Last year, some fans waited more than three hours to catch a train home on the Long Island Rail Road after the Belmont Stakes.


MTA employees receive training on navigating the No. 7 line extension on Manhattan's West Side. (Credit: MTA)

MTA Begins Training Employees On No. 7 Line Extension

Trains have begun rolling to West 34th Street and 11th Avenue to make sure subway crews are comfortable with the extension.


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Port Authority Selects Developer To Renovate Aging Terminal At LaGuardia Airport

The airport Vice President Joe Biden once compared to that of a third-world country is one step closer to getting a major facelift.


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Rangers-Lightning Game 7 Is Hottest — And Priciest — Ticket In Town

Hoping to buy your way into Madison Square Garden tonight? Get ready to hand over five Benjamins — for one admission.


An image of one of the original World Trade Center Towers is displayed in the window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)

Rescue And Recovery Workers Honored At 9/11 Museum, 13 Years After Efforts Ended

A special day in the cleanup of Ground Zero has been remembered at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.


FILE -- A plane takes off at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: Getty Images)

Study: New York City Airports Have Worst Tarmac Delays In The Country

Last year, Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty airports experienced tarmac delays between one and five hours.


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Concert Season Ready To Kick Off At Forest Hills Tennis Stadium

This is the third straight year the former home of the U.S. Open will host musical acts.


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Massive Copper Cable Theft In Queens Disrupts Entire A, C Train Lines

Commuting was a miserable experience Wednesday for riders of the A and C trains Wednesday, after a massive copper cable theft near Howard Beach, Queens.


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Investigation Finds Sexual Abuse At Horace Mann School More Widespread Than Thought

The investigation into the Horace Mann School identifies 63 former students who say they were abused from the 1960s through the 1990s.


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Teachers’ Union: NYS Should Put Brakes On Plans For More Charter Schools

The union said there are 2,500 vacant seats in New York City’s charters schools. That’s why it wants to put the brakes on plans for more.


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De Blasio Unveils First Section Of New Boardwalk At Rockaway Beach

A critical part of the Rockaways has been restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and Mayor Bill de Blasio was there Friday to mark the occasion.


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NYPD Officers Make First Arrest With Help Of New Tablets

With the help of an app on the tablet, officers were able to make an immediate arrest.


Daron Wint, suspect in a quadruple homicide in Washington, D.C. (credit: Metropolitan Police)

Police Sources To CBS2: DC Murder Suspect Daron Wint In Custody

The man wanted for the murder of a Washington, D.C., family and their housekeeper has been taken into custody, a police source said.


Bartek Czarnik is graduating from West Point after he chose the school as a tribute to his parents (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Graduating Senior Chose West Point As Tribute To Immigrant Parents

The senior says he chose West Point to say thank you to America on his parents’ behalf.