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Survey: Shrimp In US Rife With Murky Labeling

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Consumers around the nation can’t be sure what kind of shrimp they’re buying if they simply look at the label or menu at supermarkets, grocers and restaurants, an advocacy group says. 720 more words


NYPD: Man Gropes Woman Inside Forest Hills Elevator

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are looking for a man who they said groped a woman inside the elevator of a Queens building.

The suspect walked into the elevator of a Forest Hills building with a 31-year-old woman around 5:45 p.m. 163 more words


21-Year-Old Man Charged In Stabbing Death Of Long Island Teenager

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A 21-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the stabbing death of a teenager earlier this month on Long Island. 183 more words


3 MTA Workers Injured In Accident At Union Square Subway Station

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Three MTA workers were rushed to the hospital after being burned while working at the 14th Street-Union Square subway station.

The crew was working on the third rail as part of the overnight FasTrack work when they were hurt around 3:30 a.m. 78 more words


In The Dog House: Health Department Overrules Park Slope Bar's Pooch-Friendly Policy

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Since The Gate opened in 1997, it has been known as a pup-friendly pub.

“On a given winter night, there might be half a dozen dogs in here,” said owner Bobby Gagnon. 330 more words


Columbia Students Rally In National Day Of Action Against Campus Rape

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — College students in New York and across the nation took part Wednesday night in a “Carry That Weight” national day of action against campus rape. 215 more words


Man Hit, Killed By Cement Truck In Astoria, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was struck and killed by a cement truck Wednesday in Astoria, Queens.

The 60-year-old man, whose name had not been released late Wednesday, was struck a short time after noon Monday at 34th Street and Northern Boulevard in Queens, police said. 112 more words