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College Seniors Consider Value Of Higher Education

College seniors are reporting trouble finding meaningful work in their chosen fields as well as expressing doubts about what happens after graduation.

07/10/2014

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How To Check If You’re Owed Unclaimed Funds From New York State

About $13 billion in unclaimed funds has been turned over to the state comptroller’s office dating back to 1943.

07/10/2014

A promissory note in the sale of Babe Ruth from the Red Sox to the Yankees and a home run ball are among the items being auctioned off. (Credit: GoldinAuctions.com)

Babe Ruth Keepsakes Up For Grabs On 100th Anniversary Of Bambino’s MLB Debut

On July 11, the 100th anniversary of the Yankees legend’s major league debut, there will be the largest auction of memorabilia from the “Bambino.”

07/02/2014

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Seen At 11: Online Couples Counseling

Couples are seeking help from real live therapists, doing the session all on the Internet.

06/27/2014

A great dane who can't get enough playtime with a full grown deer (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Do Animals Experience Emotions Like Humans Do?

From happiness to sadness to anxiety and empathy CBS 2′s Maurice DuBois explored animals and emotion.

06/20/2014

The family of Victoria Wilcher, 3, said she was kicked out of a KFC in Jackson, Mississippi because of her appearance after a pit bull attack. (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Victoria’s Victories:’ Mississippi Girl, Recovering From Pit Bull Attack, Kicked Out Of KFC

Outrage has erupted at a Mississippi KFC restaurant, after a 3-year-old girl and her grandmother said they were kicked out of because of how the girl looks.

06/15/2014

A No. 7 train arrives at the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards Station on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller)

Straphangers Board Buses As MTA Works On ’7′ Line All Weekend

The “7″ subway line is suspended this weekend between Times Square in Manhattan and 74th Street-Broadway in Queens.

05/31/2014

Rendering of casino proposed in New York (Credit: CBS 2)

Developers Propose Casino Resorts For Upstate New York

Casinos are a jackpot of billions of dollars and thousands of jobs to begin with. And for the Catskills, a chance to reclaim the glory days of the old lavish resort hotels.

05/27/2014

St. Mary's Residence on East 72nd Street (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Convent Living Offers Affordable Housing Option In NYC

Realtor Brian Phillips said in a city known for extravagant rents, affordable rooms in convents are one of the real estate industry’s best kept secrets.

05/23/2014

Biodynamic farmers believe that every plant, animal, and insect on the farm plays multiple roles and nature is allowed to take its course. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Biodynamic Food Coming To A Table Near You

A new way to farm claims to be healthier than organic food, and tastier too.

05/21/2014

TD Five Boro Bike Tour (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Five Boro Bike Tour To Snarl Traffic Sunday

Sunday’s bike tour will mean it will be tough for people to get around the city on four wheels.

05/03/2014

Rendering of an indoor swimming pool planned for a luxury bunker (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Preparing For The Worst With Luxury Bunkers

Luxurious kitchens, swimming pools, and even gyms are being added to bunkers built just in case of an emergency.

04/24/2014

Ikea Canopy Recall

Ikea Recalls Children’s Bed Canopies Due To Strangulation Risk

Swedish furniture giant Ikea has issued a major recall on children’s bed canopies, because of a strangulation hazard.

03/21/2014

Pets Alive Animal Sanctuary was forced to evacuate and find homes for all of its animals. (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Animal Shelter Forced To Evacuate Over Building Collapse Concerns

It was a rushed evacuation of the Pets Alive Animal Sanctuary on South Warehouse Lane in Elmsford, forcing the owners to find homes for the 80 dogs and 80 cats all in one day.

03/14/2014