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Signs of protesters rallying against police brutality in memory of Eric Garner August 23, 2014 in Staten Island, New York.(Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

AP: City Council To Hold Hearing On Police Training In Wake Of Eric Garner Case

The New York City Council will hold oversight hearings next month on a police department review of its training procedures, in the wake of the chokehold death of Eric Garner in police custody on Staten Island, The Associated Press has learned.

08/27/2014

The Juan Sebastian de Elcano, a training vessel for the Spanish navy, in New York City on May 15, 2014. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork)

Spanish Navy Training Ship Allegedly Smuggled Cocaine To New York

A Civil Guard statement Wednesday said three sailors were arrested on July 12 when the ship returned to Spain, but the drug wasn’t found until last Saturday, hidden in the ship’s reserve sails.

08/06/2014

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5 NYC Activities To Get Your Aggression Out

Long week? Yeah, us too. Work through those complicated feelings at one these places. Each offers classes or instruction that will help you relieve stress and expunge your aggression in a safe, enjoyable way.

08/01/2014

Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Rob Bennett/Office of Mayor of New York/Getty Images)

Report: East Harlem Probe Reveals Improper Training For Con Ed Workers

A state probe into the deadly East Harlem building explosion last March has revealed flaws in the training of Con Edison workers who handle underground natural gas pipes, according to a published report.

07/31/2014

Classroom (file/credit: Clip Art)

NYC Amps Up Teacher Recruiting, Training Ahead Of Fall Pre-K Expansion

New York City is on a teacher recruiting and training blitz as it prepares to take on tens of thousands of additional pre-kindergarten students this fall.

06/28/2014

Runners compete in the 2010 New York City Marathon - Nov 7, 2010 - Photo: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Dr. Max Gomez: Preventing Common Running Injuries

As the New York City Marathon approaches thousands of runners are getting into major training mode.

10/11/2013

National Guardsmen undergo training in Valhalla (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

600 NY-NJ National Guardsmen Training To Respond To Various Attacks

The four-day annual training evaluation began Friday at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla.

08/09/2013

WLNY's Toni Senecal (Credit WLNY)

Toni On! New York: Get Out Of Your Workout Rut

This week WLNY’s Toni Senecal is visiting gyms around the city and looking for ways to help you get out of your workout rut, and get in shape for the summer.

05/11/2013

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‘Stay Alive’ CPR Events Take Place Across New York City

A series of events are taking place in the city this week to kick off the American Heart Association’s multi-city CPR awareness and education tour.

06/04/2012

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Date Violence Education Bill Gets A Hearing

Health teachers in public schools would be required to give age-appropriate instruction.

01/31/2011

Mama Doe Remembrance (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Remembrance Held For Dead Homeless Woman In NYC

Hundreds of people who once were homeless gathered at the station to light candles in Mama Doe’s memory.

12/25/2010

In new class offered at Chelsea Piers, Scott Berlinger trains students for a triathlon, and treats them like a team. (credit: CBS 2)

Even Novices Can Train For A Triahlon In NYC

Have you ever considered doing a triathlon? A new class offered at Chelsea Piers promises to make even a true beginner a super athlete.

04/26/2010