NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An apartment fire in the Bronx has killed one person dead, 1010 WINS’ Darius Radzius reported Friday evening.
“It’s very sad, we just found out about it,” one resident said. 160 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Some well-off New York City residents have paid $100 each for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church. 286 more words
By Hadas Kuznits
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Reading Terminal Market’s annual train display has been assembled for the holiday season.
“It is a 500 square foot model railroad display,” explains Reading Terminal marketing and event manager Sarah Levitsky. 185 more words
By Pat Loeb
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A retired Philadelphia Police officer is spending the holiday weekend in Ferguson, Missouri, to join protestors demonstrating against police action in the Michael Brown case. 235 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he’s asking the Federal Trade Commission to review the pricing practices of outlet stores.
Blumenthal said many shoppers don’t realize 85 percent of the merchandise at outlet malls is made specifically for the store and can be of lesser quality. 281 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Black Friday is an especially exciting day for music lovers and collectors.
On this particular Friday, they can sell limited amounts of vinyl and cassette music– but only on this day. 162 more words
BAY SHORE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A gesture of goodwill turned into tragedy the morning after Thanksgiving on Long Island.
It happened when Dionel Ramirez, 69, of North Amityville stopped at a 7-Eleven on Pine Aire Drive in North Bay Shore around 5:45 a.m. 342 more words