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CBS Names Stephen Colbert As Next ‘Late Show’ Host

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The new face of late night is … Stephen Colbert. The CBS Television Network announced Thursday that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of “The Late Show.”



NYPD Housing Officer Critically Hurt In Coney Island Fire Dies

There was a sea of sadness Wednesday during a moving tribute to an NYPD officer who died a hero – after being injured in a fire in Coney Island, Brooklyn.


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KISS, Nirvana To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will induct its newest members Thursday night amidst rumors Joan Jett might be performing for the late Kurt Cobain with the surviving members of Nirvana.



Poll: How Would You Rate Mayor De Blasio’s First 100 Days In Office?

De Blasio’s term has been marked by victories on campaign promises and a series of setbacks.


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Billy Joel Shows Up At Elementary School Concert In Glen Cove

GLEN COVE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – The principal of a Glen Cove school said she invited Billy Joel to a spring concert on a lark, never expecting the Piano Man to come. But he did.