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U.S. Supreme Court members pose for photographs in 2010. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Courts Rules Prayers That Open Town Council Meetings Constitutional

The Supreme Court says prayers that open town council meetings do not violate the Constitution even if they routinely stress Christianity.

05/05/2014

Iran's state news agency is reporting that the next round of expert-level talks over its contested nuclear program will be held in New York. (JACQUELYN MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Next Iran Nuclear Talks To Be Held In New York

Iran’s state news agency is reporting that the next round of expert-level talks over its contested nuclear program will be held in New York.

04/20/2014

Credit: Michael Smith/Newsmakers

Boston-Washington Amtrak Train Stuck for 5 Hours

Passengers on an Amtrak train from Boston to Washington, D.C., say they were stuck in Connecticut for about five hours because of a mechanical problem.

03/11/2014

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Wealth Gap is Widest in D.C., Other Affluent US Cities

The gap between the wealthy and the poor is most extreme in several of the United States’ most prosperous and largest cities.

02/20/2014

Super Bowl Boulevard in Times Square (credit: Jason Keidel/CBS Local Sports)

Keidel: Super Bowl-ing On The Boulevard

Everything is larger in New York, and Super Bowl Boulevard is no exception. It has the obscene, fun-house distortion you expect when a party is thrown in Times Square.

01/30/2014

The "Big House" in Ann Arbor, MI (credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: Major College Football Towns Should Host Future Super Bowls

With all the extra attention an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl has given the league, the NFL should commit to making the host city a major part of the Super Bowl story every year.

01/24/2014

While Washingtonians shivered, Alaskans enjoyed a relatively balmy 22 degrees. (Getty Images)

Temperatures In Alaska Are Warmer Than The Lower 48

The average temperature statewide for Alaska was 22 degrees Wednesday.

01/23/2014

Personal messages reveal that Christie's administration may have closed highway lanes to exact political retribution. (Getty Images)

Chris Christie Faces Political Fallout Over Traffic Jam

Personal messages reveal that his administration may have closed highway lanes as retribution against political enemies.

01/09/2014

Regan Iglesia holds up a Waterford Crystal during a press conference at the 2014 New Year's Eve Waterford Crystal Installation at One Times Square on December 27, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Times Square’s Crystal Ball Gets Gleaming New Skin

Electricians working atop a New York City skyscraper on Friday installed the last of the 2,688 crystal triangles that give the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball its shimmer, including a panel dreamt up by a 12-year-old former cancer patient.

12/27/2013

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.

12/20/2013

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