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Some not-so-appetizing ice cream flavors were available at Ripley's Believe It or Not in Times Square on Sunday, July 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ripley’s Believe It Not Trots Out Unorthodox Flavors For National Ice Cream Day

Oscar the Grouch of “Sesame Street” fame likes his ice cream with pickles and sardines on it, and in Times Square on Sunday, you could have come pretty close to such flavors.

07/20/2014

FILE -- People dressed as Elmo from "Sesame Street" wait to pose for pictures with tourists in Times Square. (Credit: Getty Images)

Bratton: NYPD To Seek Regulation Of Costumed Characters In Times Square

The city’s top cop had a sitdown with members of the Times Square and Broadway communities Thursday to discuss quality-of-life concerns with a sharp focus on costumed characters.

07/17/2014

FILE -- People dressed in various famous character costumes, who pose for photos with people for money, talk in Times Square. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Lawmakers To Look At Regulating Costumed Characters In Times Square

The Times Square Alliance is meeting with elected officials Wednesday morning to talk about growing concerns and solutions, like requiring background checks on the so-called street performers.

07/09/2014

Pedestrians have been left frustrated by a major construction project in Times Square. (Credit: CBS 2)

Times Square Revitalization Project Taking Toll On New Yorkers

Three of five pedestrian plazas in Times Square are currently under construction as part of a three-year, $40 million effort by the city to revitalize the urban space.

06/25/2014

Thousands of people flocked to Times Square on Saturday, to welcome the Summer Solstice with yoga. (Credit Monica: Miller/WCBS880)

Thousands Flock To Times Square To Celebrate Summer Solstice With Yoga

Thousands of yogis from all over the world welcomed the Summer Solstice with their open arms to the sky on Saturday.

06/21/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

FILE -- Spider-Man and other Times Square characters. (Credit: Getty Images)

Times Square Spider-Man Found Guilty Of Harassment

Phillip Williams, who dresses up as the superhero, was convicted Wednesday of harassing a woman in a Times Square spat.

06/18/2014

FILE -- Spider-Man and other Times Square characters. (Credit: Getty Images)

‘Spider-Man’ Who Allegedly Punched Person In Times Square Goes To Trial

Philip Williams is accused of hitting a passer-by who didn’t tip him for posing for a photo with her children in February 2013.

06/17/2014

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How To Save Money On Traveling – Taking Public Transportation

Here is your practical guide on how to save money by taking public transportation, including fare, timetable and system map information.

06/12/2014

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New Jersey Mom Warns Others After Losing Her Son To Heroin

A mother who lost her son and the light of her life has come forward with a warning for everybody.

06/04/2014

A No. 7 train arrives at the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards Station on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller)

Straphangers Board Buses As MTA Works On ‘7’ Line All Weekend

The “7” subway line is suspended this weekend between Times Square in Manhattan and 74th Street-Broadway in Queens.

05/31/2014

music memorabilia auction at Times Square's Hard Rock Cafe (Credit: CBS 2)

Music Fans Flock To Hard Rock Cafe For Memorabilia Auction

An international auction took place in Times Square, featuring items you’re sure to recognize.

05/17/2014

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New York City’s Best Gospel Brunches

Make your brunch even more memorable by adding a dose of music — gospel music, to be exact.

05/15/2014

"Naked Cowboy" (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Naked Cowboy To Help Launch New Fruit Of The Loom Underwear Line

In what may be described as a natural fit, Fruit of the Loom announced it is launching its new boxer briefs for men with the help of Times Square favorite the Naked Cowboy.

05/02/2014

President Barack Obama addresses members of the National Action Network at their 16th annual convention at the Sheraton New York Times Square on April 11, 2014 (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Obama Speaks At Sharpton’s National Action Network Convention In Times Square

The group is holding its annual convention at a Times Square hotel. Some major traffic problems are expected in the area as a result of the president’s visit.

04/11/2014

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