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Teen Building 9/11 Memorial In Front Of Haworth Fire Department

HAWORTH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A high school senior is building a 9/11 memorial in Haworth.

The work by Kyle Pavlik, a 17-year-old Bergen Catholic High School student, uses three pieces of twisted, rusted… 214 more words


Daughter Of 9/11 Victim Brings One-Woman Play To NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The daughter of a 9/11 victim is bringing her one-woman play about her experiences to New York City.

East Brunswick native Sarah Van Auken was 12 years old when her father, who worked for the investment firm Cantor Fitzgerald, was killed in the Sept. 233 more words


Home Depot Donates $1 Million To Foundation That Gives Homes To Veterans

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Home Depot is donating $1 million to a 9/11-related charity to help give wounded veterans homes.

Frank Siller, who heads the… 365 more words


Macy's To Pay $650,000 To Settle Racial Profiling Allegations

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Macy’s has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Herald Square.

Under the agreement signed Tuesday with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, the company will adopt new policies on police access to its security camera monitors and against profiling, further train employees, investigate customer complaints, keep better records of detentions and report for three years on its compliance. 566 more words


Traffic Concerns Follow Unveiling Of Meadowlands Plan

CARLSTADT, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Plans unveiled Tuesday for casinos and a convention center at the Meadowlands have left some wondering what it will mean for traffic in the area. 292 more words


Meadowlands Proposal Includes Casinos, Hotels

CARLSTADT, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Casinos, hotels, a convention center and a monorail could be on the horizon at New Jersey’s Meadowlands.

That’s the plan business leaders laid out Tuesday to transform the area into a multi-venue entertainment district. 889 more words


Grand Central Terminal Hosts An Indoor Picnic

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A picnic in Grand Central Terminal?

The iconic transit hub’s Vanderbilt Hall has been transformed into an indoor picnic space as part of a special promotion this week, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported. 238 more words