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The Rev. Al Sharpton addresses reporters at the National Action Network headquarters in Harlem on Nov. 19, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Sharpton Denies Report Saying He Owes Millions In Taxes

Sharpton said both he and his organization have kept up with an IRS payment plan, reducing a $4.5 million tax obligation to $800,000.

11/19/2014

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Condo Development Charging $1M For Parking Spots In SoHo

Brokerage firm CEO Shaun Osher says there are “few to no options” for parking in SoHo, just northeast of the World Trade Center site.

09/09/2014

FILE - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Picks Up Key Endorsements As Primary Looms

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is picking up key endorsements from editorial boards and labor unions ahead of next week’s Democratic primary.

09/02/2014

Security guards stand outside Federal Court as the trial for Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith begins in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Juror Laid-Off After Being Assigned To Trial Of Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law

She told the court that her employer said that it would be to her benefit to lose her job so that she could collect unemployment while serving jury duty.

03/08/2014

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Woody Allen Responds To Allegations, Denies Molesting Adoptive Daughter

Woody Allen is again denying he molested adoptive daughter Dylan Farrow and is calling ex-partner Mia Farrow vindictive, spiteful and malevolent in an open letter published online Friday by The New York Times.

02/08/2014

Sig Gissler, administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes, announces the 97th annual Pulitzer Prize winners at Columbia University - April 15, 2013 (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

New York Times Wins Four Pulitzer Prizes

The Pulitzers, journalism’s highest honor, are given out each year by Columbia University on the recommendation of a board of journalists and others. Each award carries a $10,000 prize except for the public service award, which is a gold medal.

04/15/2013

A sample image of the current New York State ID card. New York State drivers' licenses are similar in appearance but will undergo a significant change this summer. (Credit: NYC.gov)

Report: New Black And White Drivers’ Licenses Aimed At Fighting Counterfeiters Will Debut In July

The security upgrades will include engraved personal information, black and white photographs, and a ghost image that will appear in a transparent window on the card.

03/17/2013

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Drinking Dirty Water: Is America’s Water Safety In Jeopardy?

Despite the Safe Drinking Water Act, you and your family may be drinking dirty water.

03/13/2013

Protestors in Zuccotti Park on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Report: FBI Counter-Terror Agents Investigated Occupy Wall Street

When the Occupy Wall Street movement was setting up shop in Zuccotti Park last year, the FBI was already using counter-terrorism agents to investigate it, according to a report.

12/25/2012

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I’ll Have Another Ailing Well Before Belmont

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I’ll Have Another was ailing well before he was retired from racing with a tendon injury the day ahead of his bid to win the Belmont Stakes.

07/11/2012

Jerry Seinfeld (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jerry Seinfeld Will Always Be A Mets Fan, Never An Owner

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has always been a loyal Mets fan. But when limited partnerships of the club went on sale last year, he had zero interest in buying a piece.

07/10/2012

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Nets Reportedly Land Bosnian Forward Mirza Teletovic

The New York Times has reported that the Brooklyn Nets have reached an agreement in principle on a three-year deal with Bosnian forward Mirza Teletovic.

07/03/2012

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Criticized For Comments On School Parents

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is being criticized by some community leaders over comments he made while discussing a lawsuit seeking to prevent the city from closing 22 poor-performing schools.

05/21/2011

Will Shortz is seen at the Westchester Table Tennis Center - Pleasantville, NY - May 5, 2011 (credit: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880)

Westchester Table Tennis Center Opens In Pleasantville On Saturday

At the Westchester Table Tennis Center, they’re getting ready to open their doors and be the largest table tennis center in the Northeast.

05/06/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at his inauguration - Albany, NY - Jan 1, 2011 - Photo: Nathaniel Brooks-Pool/Getty Images

‘Cannot Be Underestimated’

Did you hear the interview with New York Times “On Language” writer Ben Zimmer?

01/21/2011

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