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David Letterman Urges Stephen Colbert To Shake Up 'Late Show'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Stephen Colbert appeared as a guest Tuesday on the late-night talk show he will soon inherit.

In a visit to CBS’ “Late Show” the Comedy Central funnyman told David Letterman he is obviously “thrilled” to succeed him after he retires next year. 169 more words

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Art Taken In Brooklyn Gallery Heist Returned To Rightful Owner

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Two pieces of stolen artwork have been returned to a Brooklyn gallery.

In a heist that was caught on video in March, thieves were seen… 106 more words

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Metro-North Plans To Evaluate All Engineers For Sleep Apnea

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Metro-North Railroad will soon evaluate all of its engineers for sleep apnea.

The move comes two weeks after a National Transportation Safety Board report revealed that the… 104 more words

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Police Seek Suspect In Connection With Series Of Grand Larcenies In Midtown, West Village

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a series of Grand Larcenies that took place in Manhattan. 211 more words

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Ex-Cop, Heavy Metal Singer Admits To Disability Fraud

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A former police officer was ready to rock despite that he was still receiving disability payments.

Christopher Inserra, a former Port Authority cop, pleaded guilty in a Brooklyn court Tuesday to one count of fraud after he was accused of collecting disability for an arm injury while performing in a metal band called Cousin Sleaze. 159 more words

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Dr. Max Gomez: High Pollen Counts Could Cause Spike In Asthma Cases

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A wet snowy winter and a sudden burst of warm weather have combined to create a pollen explosion.

When pollen counts go up, so do the number of new asthma cases. 399 more words

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Female Pedicab Driver Says Discrimination Has Reached A Dangerous Level

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A female pedicab driver claims that getting cursed at, spit at and kicked at work have become the norm and that a group of fellow drivers are to blame. 360 more words

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