Gun Control Rallies Held In NYC, Across U.S. As Pressure On Senate Majority Leader McConnell Ramps UpThe fight for gun control grew louder Sunday across the country. Rallies demanding change were held in the wake of back-to-back mass shootings earlier this month.
Protesters Crowd Stores, Shut Down FDR Drive Again Over Grand Jury Decision In Eric Garner CaseDemonstrators are expected to gather in Union Square Friday afternoon, a day after an estimated 10,000 people marched across New York City on Thursday.
How Honest Is New York City? Honest Tea Is Going To Find OutThe company is conducting what it called a "social experiment" in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. from now through mid-August.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Armed Guard Caught Sleeping At Lower Manhattan Federal BuildingA security guard was supposed to be protecting a high-profile spot in Lower Manhattan, but a CBS 2 viewer caught him asleep on the job.
12 Arrested In Anti-Guantanamo Protest At Federal CourthouseA dozen people protesting the holding of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay were arrested Monday as they staged a “die-in” on the steps of the Thurgood Marshall United States Courthouse Monday.
Michelle Shocked, Headliner At OWS Concert Last Year, Denounced For Anti-Gay RemarksSinger Michelle Shocked has been denounced in New York and elsewhere in the country after going on an anti-gay tirade at a West Coast concert.
Close To 200 Arrested As OWS Marks 1-Year Anniversary With Marches, Rallies "Occupy is a different kind of movement because we're not trying to work within the political system," said demonstrator Emily Reynolds. "We're trying to build people power and we're trying to push from the outside."
Occupy Wall Street Holding Demonstrations, Concerts Ahead Of One-Year AnniversaryOrganizers said Sunday's events focus on people power and the use of culturally creative tactics to build the movement.
Summer Streets Provides New Yorkers With Unique ExperiencesThe zip line was one of the most popular activities in the fifth annual Summer Streets, which consisted of seven miles of car-free streets.
Summer Streets To Include Zip Line At Foley SquareAt the southern end of this year's Summer Streets festivities will be a high-flying attraction, WCBS 880's Rich Lamb reported.
Hundreds Of Protestors Take New York By Storm In Fight Against 'War On Women'Hundreds of protesters marched in New York City against what they say are setbacks to equal rights and reproductive rights for women. The march against the "war on women'' was one of dozens around the country.