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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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