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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

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Fashion Footwear Show In NYC Previews Summer 2016’s Hottest Trends

For spring 2016, expect color, neutrals, flats and stilettos — something for every taste and style.

08/04/2015

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

Englewood residents say Tryon Ave pool has been closed on some of the hottest days of the summer. (Credit: CBS2)

Residents Steam After Revenue Problem Leaves Some Englewood Swimmers High And Dry

A New Jersey pool has been closed to kids during the hottest stretch of the summer, and parents want to know why.

08/03/2015

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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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TripAdvisor: Best Pizza In America Is In Brooklyn, But Chicago’s The Top Pizza Town

Tripadvisor.com, the travel website, analyzed thousands of reviews and came up with its list of top pizza places and top pizza cities in the United States.

07/30/2015

A cellphone case designed to look at a gun is not popular with police. (Credit: NYPD Queens North Command)

Chicago Bans Cell Phone Cases That Resemble Guns

Earlier this month, Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) called on online retailers to to stop selling the cases, calling them “a disaster waiting to happen.”

07/29/2015

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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

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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

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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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Experts Say Shift In Business Towards Online Banking May Be Driving Local Branch Closures

Some Citibank customers say finding a neighborhood branch is nearly impossible.

07/21/2015

Times Square sex shop/file (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Nixes New Rules For NYC’s X-Rated Businesses

A state appeals court has given a green light to the red light district, turning aside New York City’s desire to further restrict its racy adult establishments.

07/21/2015

A&P supermarket in Riverdale in the Bronx on July 20, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

A&P Files For Ch. 11 Bankruptcy For 2nd Time In Five Years

Grocery store operator A&P is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with plans to sell off stores as it faces increasingly tough competition.

07/20/2015

Bill collectors may now be looking to help you get out of debt. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: A Phone Call From Collectors That Can Actually Get You OUT Of Debt

No one wants to get that call from a bill collector looking for money. It can be frightening and intimidating. But there are actually collectors out there who are calling to get you out of debt.

07/17/2015