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FILE -- A man poses as Spider-Man in Times Square  (Credit: CBS 2)

Charges Against Spider-Man In Times Square Squabble Dropped

Charges against a costumed Spider-Man accused of slugging a police officer in Times Square have been dismissed after prosecutors decided not to pursue them.

02/07/2015

Courtroom/File (Photo: CBS 2)

NYC Suing Midtown Building Claiming It Was Used As Hotel

New York City regulators say an apartment building blocks from Times Square has been turned into a de facto hotel, and they’re suing to put a stop to it.

01/22/2015

Police want to talk to this man in connection with a stabbing death in Times Square. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Picture Of Man Sought In Times Square Stabbing Death

Around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, police said a 36-year-old man was stabbed during a fight in the New Star Cafe on Seventh Avenue.

01/21/2015

People cheer as the ball drops at midnight in Times Square on January 1, 2015 in New York City. An estimated one million people from around the world are expected to pack Times Square to ring in 2015. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Zero Tickets Issued By Police At Times Square On New Year’s Eve

Times Square is a jarring example of a slowdown in low-level arrests across the city amid tension between rank-and-file police and Mayor Bill de Blasio.

01/10/2015

Clean up begins after New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square on January 1, 2015. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Dept. Of Sanitation: Times Square Saw 48 Tons Of Trash On New Year’s Eve

As New Yorkers and tourists alike filed out of the Crossroads of the World, a small army of sanitation workers descended on the area to remove party hats, confetti, noise makers and other trash.

01/05/2015

Clean up begins after New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square on January 1, 2015. (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Massive Cleanup Following New Year’s Eve Celebration In Times Square

A massive cleanup effort is under way in Times Square to remove noisemakers, confetti and paper streamers left behind as New York City ushered in 2015.

01/01/2015

Revelers Celebrate New Year's Eve In New York's Times Square

Throng Gathers In Times Square To Ring In 2015

People from all over the world are already starting to pack Times Square, where up to a million revelers are expected to ring in 2015.

12/31/2014

(Credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

New Rochelle Residents To Ring In The New Year With Family-Friendly Event

The final 12 hours of 2014 began with a balloon drop in suburbia– a new year’s warm up inside the atrium at the city entertainment complex in New Rochelle.

12/31/2014

Early revelers in Times Square (Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Revelers To Ring In The New Year With Frigid Temps

If you’re going to be out and about tonight, definitely bundle up! Lows will dip into the upper 20s overnight with wind chills in the teens. Midnight forecast? A frigid 26, feeling closer to 15 degrees in Times Square. Brrrrr!!

12/31/2014

NYPD officers stand guard in Times Square on Dec. 31, 2014. (credit:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Investigates New Year’s Eve Death Threats Against Police

A new batch of threats has been posted on social media warning the NYPD. Several alleged gang members are also using hashtags that include “#2deadcopseveryday” and “#wingsonpigs.”

12/31/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014

In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.

12/31/2014

The annual New Years Eve celebration in Times Square. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Times Square New Year’s Eve: A Tradition 107 Years In The Making

Before the turn of the 20th century, Trinity Church was the place to be on New Year’s Eve. But when The New York Times moved to its new home on 42nd Street and gave Longacre Square a brand new home, its bosses figured: Why not celebrate?

12/31/2014

Metro-North Railroad

MTA, NJ TRANSIT & PATH Providing Extra Trains For New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Extra trains will be running for New Year’s Eve revelers getting to and from their parties.

12/31/2014

The Times Square crystal ball is tested one last time before New Year's Eve on December 30, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Security Tight With Ball Drop Ready To Go In Times Square For New Year’s Eve

The glittering 11,875-pound ball was tested Tuesday ahead of the New Year’s Eve celebration in Times Square, where tens of thousands of revelers are expected to ring in 2015.

12/30/2014

Taylor Swift performs in Times Square on Dec. 31, 2012. (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Taylor Swift, Idina Menzel Among Stars Ringing In 2015 In Times Square

The performances kick off at 6 p.m. And there will be practice countdowns every hour.

12/30/2014

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