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Officials Say Hate Crimes On The Rise In New York City

New York officials say there were 699 hate crimes statewide last year, up 2 percent from a year earlier.


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Eye On New York: On Religion

In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Don Dahler speaks with Archbishop Timothy Dolan about the beatification of Pope John Paul II.


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Tri-State Area Christians Mark Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lent – the 40 days of prayer observed by Christians.


Timothy Dolan is installed as Archbishop of New York at St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY - Mar 30, 2009 - Photo: JULIE JACOBSON/AFP/Getty Images

Tradition Stays – No Early Midnight Mass In New York!

It’s the city that never sleeps, so Archbishop Timothy Dolan is sticking with the tradition of holding it at midnight, though many Catholic churches are holding it earlier.


Psalms 1 from the "Three Faiths" Exhibition - Credit: New York Public Library

New Exhibit Brings Together Three Faiths

The words of three religions – Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are now side-by-side at the New York Public Library.


Long Island Mosque Expansions On Hold

Brookhaven town officials say they need more time to review controversial plans to expand to expand two Islamic mosques.


Mosque parking lot with house behind it that would be razed. (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Controversy Over L.I. Islamic Center Parking Lot

Amid cries of anti-Islam, residents say the issue is not about opposition to any religion.