Times Square

A Times Square Woody character, like the one pictured at right, allegedly groped three women. (Credit: CBS2)

Times Square Woody Testifies He Didn’t Grope Women

Jose Vasquez is on trial after allegedly groping the women who posed for photos with him in January 2014.

07/07/2015

Yoga enthusiasts participate in a mass yoga session in Times Square on June 21, 2015. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Times Square Celebrates First International Yoga Day

On a soggy Sunday morning, thousands ushered in the summer solstice in Times Square by taking part in an all-day yoga event.

06/21/2015

A smoke condition forced the partial evacuation of Viacom headquarters, at the One Astor Plaza building in Times Square, on Wednesday, June 10. (Credit: gwillz)

Times Square Viacom Headquarters Partially Evacuated After Smoke Fills 2 Floors

Two floors were evacuated at the Viacom headquarters in Times Square late Wednesday afternoon, after an electrical problem caused the floors to fill with smoke.

06/10/2015

A woman dressed as Minnie Mouse, and another dressed as Hello Kitty, were arrested in Times Square after allegedly fighting over tips on Thursday, June 4. (Credit: Jake Rullman, via Twitter)

Women In Minnie Mouse, Hello Kitty Costumes Arrested In Times Square

More troubles erupted this week for costumed characters in Times Square, after two women dressed as Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty got into a fight.

06/05/2015

One of 50 pianos set up for public use by the group 'Sing for Hope.' (Credit: CBS2)

Outdoor Pianos Set Up Across New York City For Fourth Year

Fifty pianos have been put on display across New York City, in an arts movement that has returned for another year.

06/05/2015

Times Square Tank Fleet Week

U.S. Military, Residents Mark Memorial Day Weekend At Fleet Week Events

Pfc. Logan Burke spent Sunday posing for pictures with New Yorkers and tourists a like.

05/24/2015

U.S. Marine Oscar Villarreal hugs a little girl in Times Square during Fleet Week on Friday, May 22. (Credit: CBS2)

Servicemembers Draw Thankful Crowds With Fleet Week In Full Swing

All around New York City this weekend, men and women in uniform were out and about as Fleet Week was in full swing.

05/22/2015

Surveillance images of a suspect in the groping of several women in and around the Times Square Disney Store between December and March. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Groped Multiple Women In And Around Times Square Disney Store

Police on Tuesday were searching for a man who allegedly grabbed women’s buttocks multiple times in the subway and in the Disney Store in Times Square between December and March.

05/19/2015

Team USA will be in action against Cuba when Beat The Streets Wrestling holds its annual event in Times Square on May 21, 2015. (Photo: Beat The Streets Wrestling)

Schwartz: ‘Beat The Streets’ Set To Showcase Wrestling Extravaganza In Times Square

“Salsa in the Square” will take place on Thursday, and will pit Team USA against Cuba as part of a fundraising event for “Beat The Streets Wrestling.”

05/18/2015

Photos of two men believed to have impersonated police officers and taken money from a man in the Times Square-42nd Street subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Fake Cops Took $250 From Man In Times Square Subway Station

Police on Tuesday released photos of two suspects who allegedly pretended to by police officers and demanded payoffs for a “violation” at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station.

05/12/2015

Times Square billboards (Credit: CBS2)

Obama Administration: Times Square’s Iconic Billboards Must Be Removed Or Else

You can call it a bureaucratic blunder … or a Washington blooper.

05/05/2015

Marriage equality supporters take part in a march and rally ahead of US Supreme Court arguments on legalizing same-sex marriage in New York on March 24, 2013. (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Rally Held In Times Square Calling For Same-Sex Marriage Rights Nationwide

Advocates rallied in Times Square Monday night in hopes of seeing same-sex marriage legalized nationwide, a day before the issue comes before the U.S. Supreme Court.

04/27/2015

Thousands gather at a rally in Times Square to remember the mass killings of Armenians in 1915 under the Ottoman Empire. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Thousands Rally In Times Square To Mark 100th Anniversary Of Massacre of Armenians

A rally in Times Square is marking the centennial of the killings of as many 1.5 million Armenians under the Ottoman Empire — today’s Turkey.

04/26/2015

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Best Waterfront Destinations In The US

Most every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.

04/22/2015

Individuals dressed as children's television characters pose for tips on April 10, 2013 in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

DA Declines To Prosecute Times Square ‘Cookie Monster’ Accused Of Groping Teen

Ranulfo Perez, 48, of Passaic, who dresses in a Cookie Monster costume, was arrested Monday, police said. The DA declined to prosecute Tuesday.

04/14/2015

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