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New York Boat Show at Javits Center (credit: CBS2)

Previewing The 110th New York Boat Show

The 110th New York Boat Show will feature new technology, options that won’t bust your budget and, of course, some over-the-top luxury models if you’re ready to think big.

01/18/2015

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Getty Images)

Cuomo Calls For Small-Business Tax Cut, Student Loan Forgiveness

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday called for a 4 percent small-business tax cut and a student loan forgiveness program, the latest in a flurry of proposals as he unveils his 2015 agenda.

01/18/2015

The Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx. (Credit: CBS2)

Hunts Point Produce Market Workers Could Soon Walk Off Job

Workers at the Hunts Point Market could walk off the job this weekend, and the walkout could affect your dining plans.

01/15/2015

A demonstration of a bracelet loaded with pepper spray that can be used in self-defense. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: New Devices Can Offer Personal Protection On The Go

A bracelet loaded with pepper spray is a fashion accessory that can come in handy during a life threatening emergency.

01/14/2015

The Nassau Coliseum. (Credit: CBS2)

Opponents: Move Planned Westbury, L.I. Casino To Nassau Coliseum

Some opponents of a controversial proposal for a gambling hall at the former Fortunoff store in Westbury, Long Island have said it should be built at the Nassau County Coliseum instead.

01/14/2015

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Chipotle Puts Pork Offerings On Hold After Suspending Supplier Over Violation

Chipotle says it stopped serving pork at about a third of its restaurants after suspending a supplier that violated its standards.

01/14/2015

The Showboat Casino in Atlantic City closed on Aug. 31, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Atlantic City Casino Revenue Plunges Nearly 50 Percent In 8 Years

Figures released Wednesday by the state’s Gaming Enforcement Division show the casinos took in $2.74 billion in 2014, down 48 percent from a high of $5.2 billion in 2006.

01/14/2015

Officials cut the ribbon Jan. 13, 2015, for the second phase of Delta's expansion at Kennedy Airport's Terminal 4. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Delta Unveils JFK Terminal Expansion

The latest expansion adds 11 new gates at the terminal and allows the airline to relocate a majority of its connecting flights from Terminal 2, said Delta Senior Vice President Gail Grimmett.

01/13/2015

Police put the brakes on a long line of drivers out for cheap gas in Edison, New Jersey on Friday, Jan. 9. (Credit: CBS2)

Traffic Spills Onto Highway As Drivers In Edison Brave Long Lines For Cheap Gas

Gas prices in Edison caused cars to spill out onto the highway, and police had to intervene on Friday.

01/09/2015

A Target store. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Women Furious After Target Says Plus-Size Line Will Only Be Sold Online

A full-sized controversy has erupted at retail giant Target, with a new store policy leaving some women feeling insulted and excluded.

01/09/2015

Revel Casino Hotel (Credit: (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Developer Plans Water Park For Former Site Of Revel Casino

Glenn Straub told reporters during a break in a court hearing Thursday he plans high-speed ferry service between the site and New York City.

01/08/2015

Northeast Utilities' current logo.

Northeast Utilities Pulling Plug On Its Own Name

The utility, based in Hartford and Boston, will be known beginning on Feb. 2 as Eversource Energy.

01/07/2015

Mercedes headquarters in Montvale, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Mercedes-Benz Announces Move From Montvale To Atlanta

The company’s 37-acre corporate campus in Montvale employs about 1,000 people.

01/06/2015

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New Jersey-Based Johnson & Johnson Begins Testing Ebola Vaccine

New Brunswick, New Jersey-based Johnson & Johnson has begun testing an Ebola vaccine in humans, intended to counter a strain of the virus similar to the one that has wreaked havoc in West Africa.

01/06/2015

A Walmart store. (credit: Getty Images)

Sunrise Mall Walmart To Close In March

Walmart will be closing its store at the Westfield Sunrise Mall on Long Island later this winter, the mall announced Monday.

01/05/2015