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(New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg and Rabbi Shmuel Butman stand in a cherry picker as they light the world's largest Hanukah menorah on December 3, 2013 in New York City.   Photo by Andrew Burton/ Getty Images)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: New York For the Holidays, Whatever Your Religion

If New York City is a mecca for area Christmas shoppers and tree-gazers, it’s also a getaway destination for Hanukah celebrations.

15 hours ago

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Best Holiday Destinations For Singles

The best way to prevent a Blue Christmas is to visit one of the best holiday destinations in America for singles.

12/17/2014

(A horse and carriage in Central Park, New York City.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The End of Clip-Clop, Clip-Clop?

You’ve probably heard that New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is asking his City Council to ban those iconic horse-drawn carriages so familiar to Central Park visitors.

12/11/2014

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R’Nel: Politicians Engage In Police Brutality

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s public comments in the aftermath of the decision not to indict NYC police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of suspect Eric Garner are disrespectful and unwise.

12/10/2014

The largest white truffle in the world is on display at Sotheby's New York on December 5, 2014.  The truffle was found last week in the Umbrian region of Italy weighing 4.16 pounds or 1.89 kilos. It is nearly twice the size of the existing record holder, which was sold for $417,200 in 2010. Sothebys will offer this truffel on December 6 and with expected to start at $50,000.   AFP PHOTO / Timothy A CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Record 4.16-Pound Truffle Sells For $61,250 In NYC

A record-setting 4.16-pound white truffle has sold for $61,250 at a New York City auction.

12/10/2014

Peaceful "die-in" protest at Central High School, one of five demonstrations Friday at schools. (credit: Walt Hunter/CBS3)

Students At 5 Philadelphia High Schools Hold ‘Die-In’ Protests

Students at five Philadelphia High Schools protested recent events in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City, throughout the day, all of the demonstrations peaceful without incidents or arrests.

12/05/2014

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Your Holiday Guide To New York City

Refer to this holiday travel guide for what to see and do in New York City over the holidays.

11/21/2014

“Cake Boss” Chef Buddy Valastro. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit)

‘Cake Boss’ Buddy Valastro Charged With DWI

New York City prosecutors have charged “Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro with three misdemeanor counts of drunken-driving.

11/13/2014

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Best Places In America To Spend Thanksgiving Weekend

Instead of gathering at someone’s home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.

11/13/2014

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Five Creepy Vacation Sites Around The World

Ethan Reid, author of “The Undying,” from Simon & Schuster shares his list of the creepiest vacation spots around the world for Halloween.

10/24/2014

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Officials: New York City Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

A New York City doctor has tested positive for the Ebola virus after coming down with symptoms Thursday, officials have announced.

10/23/2014

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New York City’s Best Secret Places To Visit

New York has a number of fascinating secret places, some that even a New Yorker may not be aware of.

10/15/2014

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4 Northeast States Stand Together Against Heroin Trafficking

Four Northeastern states have agreed to collaborate in investigations of heroin trafficking that often cross state lines, authorities said Wednesday.

10/08/2014

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Female Cab Driver Company Is Illegal

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new taxi service in New York City – SheRides – is slated to launch this month, with the purpose of providing service to female riders who will […]

10/01/2014

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Cadillac Moves To New York For International Exposure

Cadillac is moving its headquarters – not its production – from Detroit to New York City, hoping to get more attention worldwide.

09/27/2014

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