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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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