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Security Tight As US Open Begins In Flushing Meadows

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — More than a half million fans over two weeks are expected at this year’s U.S. Open tennis tournament, which begins Monday in Flushing Meadows, Queens. 591 more words


Beatles Tribute Concert Held On Staten Island To Benefit Volunteer Group

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Beatles tribute concert was held on Staten Island Friday night, to benefit a local nonprofit.

As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, the Beatles cover band the Blue Meanies played the 1966 album “Revolver” in its entirety in the… 166 more words


5-Year-Old Girl And Grandmother Dead, Others Injured In Little Ferry, NJ House Fire

LITTLE FERRY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A fire took the life of a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother in their Little Ferry, New Jersey home late Tuesday, and officials were investigating the blaze a day later. 586 more words


Smart Gun Design Competition Open To NYC College Students

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is challenging college students to fight gun violence by developing better and safer smart gun technology. 133 more words


Westfield World Trade Center Mall Opens For Business

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Nearly 15 years after 9/11, there is another sign of renewal at the World Trade Center site.

The new $1.4 billion… 251 more words


Tri-State Area Utilities Work To Meet High Power Demands During Extreme Heat

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — As sauna-like conditions continue for another day across the Tri-State area, utility companies are telling customers they’re prepared to meet the higher demand for electricity. 796 more words