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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

1 World Trade Center, 9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Names New Security Contractor For WTC Site After Security Breaches

After a series of high-profile security breaches, a shakeup in security has been announced at the World Trade Center site.

05/29/2014

Suspenders Bar

Last Call For Financial District’s Suspenders Bar

A Financial District bar that had become a part of the fabric of the neighborhood in some of the city’s darkest days was set to close its doors for good on Friday night.

05/23/2014

Piece of World Trade Center beam unveiled aboard the USS McFaul (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Fleet Week Sailors Visit Firehouse With WTC Beam Connection

For one ship visiting New York for Fleet Week, there’s a special connection with a lower Manhattan firehouse.

05/23/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on  May 15, 2014. Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Others Dedicate 9/11 Museum In Solemn Ceremony

The National September 11 Memorial Museum is being dedicated Thursday before opening to the general public May 21.

05/15/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at the dedication of the National September 11 Memorial Museum as an image of Welles Crowther, known as "the man in the red bandanna," is displayed behind him on May 15, 2014. (Photo: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Honors WTC Hero Known As ‘Man In The Red Bandanna’

President Barack Obama honored the memory of a young man who saved others before losing his own life at the World Trade Center.

05/15/2014

A damaged phone booth is on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum (credit: Jin Lee)

President Obama To Attend Sept. 11 Museum Dedication Ceremony

The steel and glass museum houses more than 10,000 artifacts, 23,000 photographs, 1,900 oral histories and 500 hours of film and video. It opens to the public May 21.

05/14/2014

Families of some 9/11 victims protested the placement of remains inside of a museum at the 9/11 memorial. (Credit Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Move Of Unidentified Remains To National September 11 Memorial Museum Draws Protest

The unidentified remains of those killed at the World Trade Center have returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy Saturday morning.

05/10/2014

CNN producers Yon Pomrenze, Connor Fieldman Boals mug shots (credit: Port Authority Police Department)

Charges Dropped For CNN Producers Accused Of Trying To Sneak Into WTC Site

Charges have been dropped for two CNN producers accused of trying to sneak into the site around the 1 World Trade Center building.

05/10/2014

WTC B.A.S.E Jump

Men Charged In World Trade Center BASE Jump Plead Not Guilty

Marko Markovich, James Brady, Andrew Rossig and Kyle Hartwell were arraigned in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday.

05/06/2014

Active shooter drill held at one World Trade Center on May 3, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Law Enforcement Agencies Hold Drill At One World Trade Center

The “active shooter drill” used mock gunmen firing paint bullets.

05/03/2014

Rendering of the 9/11 Museum (credit: National September 11 Memorial & Museum)

9/11 Memorial Museum Seeks Survivor, Witness Accounts

The museum, which opens May 21, aims to tell the story of that tragic day, not just with artifacts but in the words of those who lived it, said 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels.

04/30/2014

Sharif El-Gamal (credit: Getty Images)

WCBS 880: Developer Behind Ground Zero Mosque Plans To Build Islamic Museum

The developer is planning to build a three-story, 5,000-square-foot museum dedicated to exploring the faith of Islam and its arts and culture.

04/30/2014

1 World Trade Center, 4 World Trade Center with New York Harbor in the distance, as seen from Chopper 880, April 11, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Port Authority Board Puts Off Vote On Loan For 3 World Trade Center

The dispute is over whether the agency should back $1.2 billion in loans for 3 World Trade. Developer Larry Silverstein is building the planned $2.3 billion tower on the site.

04/23/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

Reports: Manhattan DA Investigating Christie Administration, Port Authority

The Manhattan district attorney is the latest law enforcement official wanting answers from the Chris Christie administration and its involvement in the Port Authority.

04/13/2014

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