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Holiday Express Band Spreads Holiday Cheer With Free Concerts

VALHALLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A local band is spreading joy this holiday season with a stop Friday directed at lifting the spirits of sick children. 194 more words


Hudson Yards Development Taking Shape On The West Side

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Next year should be a busy one for one of the largest construction projects in the city.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, over the course of next year, a transformation will take place at Hudson Yards. 301 more words


Video Of Violent Confrontation Between Police, Teenage Boy Posted Online

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD said its Internal Affairs Bureau is reviewing an incident after video of a violent confrontation between a teenager and police was posted online. 431 more words


Final Episode Of 'The Colbert Report' To Air Thursday On Comedy Central

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Host Stephen Colbert is signing off after nine years of playing a conservative talk show host.

Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to appear on the final episode of “The Colbert Report” airing Thursday night on Comedy Central. 294 more words


NYC Looks To Encourage Use Of Quieter Jackhammers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s a reason New York is the city that doesn’t sleep: noise.

There are trucks, sirens and, of course, jackhammers.

Now the city is working to change its regulations to make jackhammer noise a little more bearable, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported. 226 more words


MTA Considers Putting Workers On Platforms To Control Overcrowding

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City’s subway system is more popular than ever, and that has MTA officials looking into how to handle the crowds. 194 more words