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Port Authority To Plan For New Bus Terminal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A new main bus terminal is being discussed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

The 64-year-old… 510 more words


De Blasio Promises Full Investigation Into Death Of S.I. Man While In Police Custody

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and police Commissioner Bill Bratton are promising a full and thorough investigation into the death of a Staten Island man while in police custody. 983 more words


Unaccompanied Minors Appear In New York Immigration Court

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Dozens of children facing deportation appeared in New York immigration court on Thursday.

The more than 60 unaccompanied minors, who illegally crossed the border from Central America, were sent to New York from Texas. 597 more words


Astronaut Mae Jemison Teaches Science To Kids At Grand Central

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A portion of Grand Central Terminal was turned into an interactive science exhibit with a very impressive instructor Wednesday.

Astronaut Mae Jemison, the first female African-American in space, taught science to excited campers from the Police Athletic League, WCBS 880′s Peter Haskell reported. 333 more words


Lawmakers To Look At Regulating Costumed Characters In Times Square

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There could be a crackdown on the dozens of costumed characters who pose for pictures with tourists in Times Square after a string of incidents. 668 more words


Pols Urge Children Of Immigrants To Apply For Documentation

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Elected officials and immigration advocates are urging the children of immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally to apply or reapply for documentation. 269 more words


Metro-North Railroad Fires 9 Rookie Conductors In Cheating Scandal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Metro-North Railroad has fired nine rookie conductors and reassigned three others after an investigation into cheating on an important safety exam. 214 more words