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Kristine Johnson tries out a CVAC pod for feeling better and better health. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Sitting Around For Better Health?

A new technology offers users a chance to feel better, by simply sitting inside of a pod.

05/08/2015

Artist's rendering of the proposed stadium for the New  York Cosmos soccer team (credit: New York Cosmos)

Cosmos Try To Convince Long Island That Stadium Plan Is A Winner

The team envisions a privately funded 25,000-seat soccer stadium, retail shopping, restaurants, a hotel and community parks.

05/07/2015

A Lumber Liquidators store (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Lumber Liquidators Suspends Sales Of Chinese-Made Flooring

The flooring supplier said Thursday that it decided to suspend the sales while a board committee completes a review of its sourcing compliance program.

05/07/2015

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

Cuomo To Bypass Legislature In Bid To Raise Minimum Wage

Cuomo says he will direct the state labor commissioner to examine the minimum wage in the fast-food industry.

05/07/2015

Jeffrey Hazylett

Blunt Talk From Piers Morgan On How Gun Control Advocacy Cost Him His CNN Job

People either love him or hate him and Piers Morgan reveals why in a no-holds-barred conversation on All Business with Jeffrey Hayzlett.

05/05/2015

FILE -- A NJ TRANSIT bus (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Fair Lawn Couple Says Evening Was Ruined When NJ Transit Bus Skipped Their Stop

A couple in Bergen County missed a Broadway show when their New Jersey Transit bus didn’t show, and another one drove right by them.

05/01/2015

Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal enters an Airbnb rental. (credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Assemblywoman Goes Undercover, Finds Industry Of Illegal Airbnb Rentals

Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal, D-Manhattan, went undercover to see exactly how it’s happening.

04/30/2015

FILE - A Styrofoam take-out container is viewed in a trash can in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Industry Groups Sue To Stop NYC’s Plastic Foam Container Ban

Coalition members from The Restaurant Action Alliance NYC said Thursday their lawsuit filed in Manhattan state supreme court seeks to block the ban that’s set to go into effect July 1.

04/30/2015

Critics say this label on Bud Light bottles makes light of sexual assault. (Credit: via Reddit)

Bud Light Stirs Controversy With Labels Promoting ‘Up For Whatever’ Campaign

The label on the outside of a beer bottle has left a bad taste in some people’s mouths. It’s part of Bud Light’s ‘Up For Whatever’ campaign.

04/28/2015

One of the chickens rented for eggs by Lynne and Michael Tenten of Gillette, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Rent A Chicken? Entrepreneurs Hatch Hen-Rental Idea For Fans Of Fresh Eggs

Poultry leasing has turned out to be a serious investment as more people want fresh eggs from humanely raised hens, without the responsibilities of ownership.

04/28/2015

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Cell Carriers To Reimburse Customers For Misleading ‘Cramming’ Charges

You could be owed hundreds of dollars from your cell phone company and not even know it.

04/27/2015

FILE -- A man buys his lunch at a street food vendor cart in New York. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Would Apply Restaurant Letter Grading System To Street Food Vendors

City lawmakers want to make sure street food vendors meet the same standards as restaurants.

04/26/2015

Sandwich at Carnegie Deli (credit: Getty Images)

Carnegie Deli Closed Over Gas Line Issue

Con Edison spokesman Bob McGee said utility crews discovered a diverted line after investigating a gas leak. A stop-work order was posted Friday.

04/25/2015

Starbucks coffee logo (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Computer Outage Strikes Starbucks Locations Around U.S., Canada

A computer outage struck Starbucks locations across the United States and Canada late Friday, disrupting sales and forcing some workers to give out free drinks.

04/24/2015

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino. (Credit: CBS2)

Astorino Urges Businesses To Escape NYC’s Taxes, Regulations And Move To Westchester

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino said Thursday that he is looking for defectors – New York City businesses tired of the high costs of operating in the Big Apple.

04/23/2015