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A new shopping app lets users by items they like on the spot. (Credit: CBS2)

Interactive Apps Take Window Shopping To A Whole New Level

It’s a dream come true for shopaholics. New technology has given new meaning to window shopping.

08/21/2015

A Montclair, New Jersey restaurant is allowing customers to pick their prices. (Credit: CBS2)

Montclair Chef Thanks Customers By Letting Them Name Their Own Prices

Eating can be costly, but one New Jersey restaurant is giving customers a break.

08/20/2015

An overcrowded LIRR train. (credit: CBS2)

Federal Regulators Meet With LIRR Officials To Discuss Safety Issues

CBS2 News exclusively exposed the problem Monday night.

08/18/2015

Commuters enter a Long Island Rail Road train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CBS2 Exclusive: Feds Probe Safety Concerns On LIRR’s Cannonball Express

It’s not just an inconvenience anymore, the feds are looking into danger on the Long Island Railroad.

08/17/2015

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Cape May Brewing Company Releasing Pope Francis-Inspired Beer

Cape May Brewing Co. co-owner Ryan Krill says his company is brewing 500 gallons of YOPO, or “You Only Pope Once.”

08/14/2015

An outbreak of Avian flu may be behind a spike in the prices of eggs. (Credit: CBS2)

Avian Flu Outbreak In The Midwest Drives Rising Cost Of Eggs In Manhattan

If you do the grocery shopping in your house, you have probably noticed that egg prices are going up again. It’s being blamed on an outbreak of bird flu.

08/11/2015

A Target store. (Credit: CBS2)

Target To Remove Gender-Based Signs From Stores

“We never want guests or their families to feel frustrated or limited by the way things are presented,” Target said in a statment.

08/10/2015

1946:  Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962) American author, lecturer, ambassador, social activist and wife of the 32nd President Franklin D Roosevelt. A representative to the United Nations, she is listening through headphones during a conference at the temporary UN headquarters at Lake Success, New York.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Poll: Eleanor Roosevelt Tops List For Woman Wanted On New $10 Bill

More than one in four Americans said that Eleanor Roosevelt should be the woman featured on the U.S. Treasury Department’s redesigned $10, according to a new Marist poll.

08/05/2015

A Long Island family claims a Suffolk County company botched their move into a new home. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Says Botched Move Left Them With House Full Of Destroyed Possessions

A Queens family was ready to celebrate their daughter’s fourth birthday by moving into their first home.

08/03/2015

College gift registry

Some Major Retailers Now Offering College Gift Registries For Back-To-School Shopping

Some major retailers are now offering registries for college students stocking up on supplies ahead of the school year.

07/31/2015

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Company: Make Money Off Your Car While You’re Away On Vacation

Paul, from Red Bank, said he might consider renting his car, but with certain stipulations.

07/24/2015

The interior of a Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee is seen on a sales lot as the company announced it is recalling about 1.4 million Dodges, Jeeps, Rams and Chryslers vehicles equipped with certain radios on July 24, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.4M Vehicles To Prevent Hacking

Fiat Chrysler has decided to recall about 1.4 million cars and trucks in the U.S. just days after two hackers detailed how they were able to take control of a Jeep Cherokee SUV over the Internet.

07/24/2015

UPPAbaby stroller recall

UPPAbaby Announces Recall Of 71,000 Strollers, Rumble Seats Over Choking Hazard

UPPAbaby is recalling 71,000 strollers and rumble seats because of a choking hazard, saying children could bite off a piece of the stroller’s foam crossbar, according to federal regulators.

07/23/2015

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Seen At 11: Drink Your Way To Looking And Feeling Younger

The latest beauty trend doesn’t involve lasers or injections or anything that you put on your skin.

07/22/2015

Luxe Valet App

New Valet App Promises To Make Parking In NYC Easier Than Ever

All transactions are completed through the app, which means you never need cash to drop off your car, pick it up or tip your valet.

07/22/2015

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International Toy Fair At Javits Center

The Jacob Javits Center has turned into a huge playground. The 108th Annual International Toy Fair is in Manhattan this week showcasing the hottest trends in the industry.

NEW YORK - OCTOBER 20: Supermodel Adriana Lima reveals the $2 million bombshell fantasy bra designed by Damiani exclusively for Victoria's Secret at Victoria's Secret, SoHo on October 20, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Adriana Lima Models $2 Million Victoria’s Secret Bra

Supermodel Adriana Lima reveals the $2 million bombshell fantasy bra designed by Damiani exclusively for Victoria’s Secret at Victoria’s Secret, SoHo on October 20, 2010 in New York City.

Filene's Running of the Brides

Filene’s Basement Running Of The Brides

Deal-hungry women create an annual spectacle.

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