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TD Five Boro Bike Tour (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Backpacks, Hydration Packs Banned For Five Boro Bike Tour

Participants in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour next weekend will have to abide by new restrictions implemented after the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/27/2013

Runners participate in an organized 2012 race in Central Park. (Photo by Fernando Leon/Getty Images for British Consulate-General)

New York Runners Reminded About Restrictions This Weekend

Fear of a Boston Marathon copycat attack had officials reminding runners about tight security rules, as two races take place this weekend in New York.

04/20/2013

New York City police officers patrol outside Barclays Center on April 15, 2013, after the Boston Marathon bombings. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nets CEO Talks Security, ‘Blackout’ At Barclays Center; Doors To Open Early

Brett Yormark says the doors at Barclays Center will open early for ticket-holders Saturday as security around the city remains tight in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/19/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Christie On Super Bowl Security: ‘I’m Not Worried About It’

Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday reassured those shaken by the fatal Boston Marathon bombings that security will be tight at Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium early next year.

04/18/2013

Four Seasons Thieves

Report: Heightened Security At Luxury Hotels Following Weekend Jewel Heist

Two brazen thieves pulled off a stunning jewelry heist this weekend at one of the city’s most posh hotels. The thieves carried out the smash-and-grab around 2 a.m. Saturday in the middle of the Four Seasons’ spectacular lobby.

02/18/2013

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New Jersey Police Chiefs: Preparation Is Better Than Armed Guards

Some New Jersey police chiefs have expressed serious doubts about the notion of armed guards in schools.

01/26/2013

Mug shots of the suspects arrested in an alleged LIRR copper theft scheme (credit: Handout/Nassau County District Attorney's Office)

Security To Be Tightened At LIRR After Copper Thefts

After 15 Long Island Rail Road employees were arrested and charged with stealing over $250,000 worth of copper wire, the railroad agency said it will put in place new measures so that similar thefts will not happen.

01/26/2013

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Man With Gun Prompts Security Scare At Westchester County Schools

The Mamaroneck School District alerted parents that the “suspicious male attempted to enter the locked side door of the Hommocks Pool entrance.”

01/03/2013

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Test Drop (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Test Drop Done, Police Stake Out Positions As Countdown To New Year’s Begins

The ball is comprised of nearly 2,700 Waterford crystals and 32, 256 LED lights and weighs 12,000 pounds – nearly six tons.

12/30/2012

The Indian Point nuclear power plant - Buchanan, NY (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Employee Sues Indian Point Nuclear Plant, Claims Inadequate And Lax Security Conditions

“His main concern is the security and safety of the 20 million people who live within the 50 mile meltdown zone at Indian Point,” said Clifton Travis’ attorney Amy Bellantoni.

09/13/2012

U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (FILE PHOTO: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Sen. Lautenberg: More Training For TSA Agents After Newark Security Breach

Senator Frank Lautenberg is demanding more effective security enforcement by the Transportation Security Administration following Sunday’s security breach at Newark Liberty International Airport.

08/08/2012

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Seen At 11: High-Tech Security Systems Give Customers Peace Of Mind

As technology continues to change, so does the way that people choose to protect their homes. Cable TV systems now give homeowners the option to monitor their homes, providing instant security.

06/27/2012

Inside John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) | Inset (credit TSA)

Terminal At JFK Evacuated After Checkpoint Problem

Air passengers were temporarily evacuated from a terminal at New York City’s Kennedy Airport after a problem at one of the security checkpoints.

06/23/2012

LinkedIn (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News)

LinkedIn Confirms Security Breach, Users’ Passwords Compromised

The business social network said Wednesday that some of its users’ passwords have been stolen and leaked onto the Internet.

06/06/2012

Yankees' outfielder Nick Swisher. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

WATCH: Fan Rushes Field, Fist-Bumps Nick Swisher; Yankees Rip Comerica’s Slo-Mo Security

Swisher seemed his usual good-natured self after the fan contact. But other members of the Yankees weren’t laughing.

06/04/2012

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