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2016 So Far

I haven’t done a “Best of the Year So Far” post for the last few years out mainly due to laziness, but this year I felt inspired. 507 more words

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The True Faces Behind 5 Famous Logos

Most of us know Colonel Sanders was a real person, but did you know about Uncle Sam and Leo the Lion? Check out the true faces behind five famous logos below to learn more. 702 more words


National Park Service Celebrates 100th Birthday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th birthday today.

On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed an act that established the National Park Service as part of the the Department of the Interior. 212 more words


NYC Celebrates 240th Anniversary Of Revolutionary War's 'Battle Of Brooklyn'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Events are being held this week to commemorate the 240th anniversary of the Revolutionary War’s Battle of Brooklyn.

More: Historic Sites In NYC… 225 more words


Terrorism, Strikes, Floods Keep Tourists Away From Paris This Summer

PARIS (CBS/AP) — Fewer foreign tourists are visiting the Paris region after deadly attacks last year and a season of strikes, violent labor action and devastating floods. 136 more words


What Your Entire Daily Calorie Intake Looks Like at 8 Popular Fast Food Chains

According to the FDA, NHS and Health Canada; the average adult should consume approximately 2000 – 2500 calories per day. This is a general guideline and your personal daily calorie intake will depend on your exact age, lifestyle (i.e., how active you are) and height/weight. 293 more words


WATCH: LI Artist Paints 25-Foot Pokemon Mural In Huntington

HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A Long Island artist has captured all the Pokemon critters — on a 25-foot-high wall of his studio, that is.

Efren Andaluz painted 151 of the characters on the side of his Huntington studio called “On Da Loose Design.” at 231 Broadway in Greenlawn. 176 more words