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FILE - People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: NYC’s Commute, Work Hours Make For Longest Workweek

Between commuting time and work hours, New York City residents have the longest workweeks among the country’s 30 biggest cities, city Comptroller Scott Stringer said in a report released Tuesday.

03/18/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio shakes hand in front of the first pew after arriving 15 minutes late to mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral on March 17, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Oops, He Did It Again: De Blasio Arrives Late For St. Patrick’s Day Mass At Cathedral

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s late streak continued on St. Patrick’s Day.

03/17/2015

Spectators watch marchers during the St Patrick's Day parade on March 17, 2015. (credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Steps Off On Fifth Avenue

The parade, which dates back to 1762, marched past St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 50th Street and ended at 79th Street.

03/17/2015

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYPD Admits 2 Detectives Used Department Equipment To Alter Wikipedia Articles

Last week, the publication Capital New York reported that computers operating on the NYPD’s network had been used to alter Wikipedia pages containing details of controversial cases.

03/16/2015

FDNY patches (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Firefighters Union Blasts City Hall Over What It Says Is A Discriminatory Disability Policy

The feelings were so intense, the passions so high that hundreds of firefighters showed up at City Hall on Monday to send a message to Mayor Bill de Blasio.

03/16/2015

Pope Francis speaks with President Barack Obama during a private audience on March 27, 2014 at the Vatican.   (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis Opens Up In Interview On Second Anniversary Of Election

Vatican watcher John Allen said the Pope Francis the world sees as a natural in public was not always like that as the Archbishop in Buenos Aires.

03/13/2015

Eric Garner (credit: CBS2)

Report: Computers On NYPD Network Used To Make Edits To Eric Garner Wikipedia Page

A report claims computers operating on the New York Police Department’s network at its One Police Plaza headquarters have been used to alter Wikipedia pages containing details of controversial cases involving Eric Garner, Sean Bell and Amadou Diallo.

03/13/2015

One of the new jail cells at Rikers Island jail complex on March 12, 2015. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plan To Lessen Violence At Rikers Island Jail

Statistics show inmate stabbings and slashings are up this year at Rikers, with six incidents so far this month, 1010 WINS reported.

03/12/2015

American Flag (file / credit: clipart.com)

Queens Vietnam Vet To Finally Receive Medal For Heroism During War

A Vietnam War veteran from Queens will be receiving a medal more than 40 years late for his heroism during the war.

03/12/2015

New York Stock Exchange

NY Comptroller: Average Wall St. Bonus Is Nearly $173,000

New York’s state comptroller says the average bonus paid to securities industry employees in New York City grew 2 percent last year to nearly $173,000.

03/11/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan waves before Timothy Dolan's Mass of Installation at St. Patrick's Cathedral April 15, 2009. (credit: Susan Watts-Pool/Getty Images)

Mourners Say Final Farewell To Cardinal Edward Egan During Funeral Mass At St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Cardinal Edward Egan was eulogized from the Fifth Avenue pulpit where he once preached.

03/10/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan, former Archbishop of New York, died on March 5, 2015. He was 82. (Photo by Charles Norfleet/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Pay Respects To Cardinal Edward Egan

Monday begins a two-day public visitation for Egan. A man admired by many, the faithful are expected to pay their respects by the thousands.

03/09/2015

Pope Francis waves after his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Sept. 18, 2013  (credit: Tiziana Fabi/AFP/Getty Images)

Vatican Expert: Pope Francis Nervous About US Visit

John L. Allen Jr., a veteran Vatican watcher, said the pope has been making calls to his Jesuit contacts to learn more about the church in the United States and is self-conscious about his English.

03/09/2015

A woman reads a book waiting for an uptown 6 train at Broadway-Lafeyette Station on January 28, 2015. (credit:  Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

MTA: Increased Work On Subway Tracks A Factor In 45 Percent More Delays

Tired of waiting for a train at the subway platform? Get used to it.

03/06/2015

Cardinal Edward Egan, former Archbishop of New York, died on March 5, 2015. He was 82. (Photo by Charles Norfleet/Getty Images)

Cardinal Edward Egan Dead Of Cardiac Arrest At Age 82

Egan, 82, died at NYU Langone Medical Center at 2:20 p.m. of cardiac arrest.

03/05/2015

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