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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 08:   Idina Menzel attends the 68th Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Broadway Celebrates The Tony Awards With Star Studded Ceremony

The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, joint producers of the show, will host the glittery ceremony from Radio City Music Hall. It will be broadcast live by CBS.

06/08/2014

Festivalgoers at the Abrazo Fraternal Festival as part of weekend festivities ahead of the Puerto Rican Day parade. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

New Yorkers Celebrate Puerto Rican Pride At Heritage Festival

Puerto Rican pride is being celebrated this weekend. The popular 116th Street festival kicked off the celebrations on Saturday.

06/07/2014

A ring hand selfie. (Credit: CBS 2)

Plastic Surgery On The Rise In Women Who Want Their Ring Hands To Sparkle In Selfies

With the rise of social media, has come the rise of the engagement ring selfie. Brides have started taking pictures of their glittering rings to show online.

06/04/2014

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Smartphone Apps May Be Convenient, But They Can Also Be Addicting

Some apps can be lifesavers, but others can be time wasters that leave you disconnected from the world.

06/03/2014

Demonstrators demand that the city halt plans to remove a row of 30-year-old pear trees on the Upper East Side in favor a garbage dump. (Credit: CBS 2)

Transfer Station Opponents Put Ad Blitz On Hold As Talks With Sanitation Commissioner Continue

The President of ‘Pledge to Protect’ said that she will be holding onto an ad blitz as talks with Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia continue.

06/01/2014

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Deadly New Tick-Borne Illness ‘The Heartland Virus’ Is On The Rise

There is no vaccine or drug that prevents or treats the virus and there is no way to test for it. The CDC said that tests are being developed and that therapy can treat some symptoms.

06/01/2014

MTA Access-A-Ride van (file/credit: Adam E. Moreira via Wikimedia Commons)

Survey Reveals Disturbing Trend Among Some Access-A-Ride Drivers

A new survey has revealed a disturbing trend amongst car-service drivers for NYC transit’s para-transit program.

06/01/2014

An 8-month-old Hopatcong girl has become the 6th infant in the U.S. to die in a Nap Nanny Recliner. (Credit: CBS 2)

Hopatcong Girl Found Dead In Nap Nanny Recliner

An 8-month-old Hopatcong, N.J. girl has become the sixth infant in the country to die in a Nap Nanny Recliner.

05/31/2014

Suppliers are struggling to meet an increasing demand for organic milk. (Credit: CBS 2)

Suppliers Struggle To Meet Demand For Popular Organic Milk

If you are looking for organic milk you may find that these days it’s a little bit harder to come by.

05/27/2014

Officials say that unregulated 'Phrosties'  could lead to a number of serious problems. (Credit: CBS 2)

Popular New Adult Beverage The ‘Phrostee’ Is Now Under Investigation

There is a new adult beverage in town and it is called a Phrostee. Now, the drink is under investigation and it comes with a big ‘buyer beware.’

05/26/2014

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Red Cross: Adults And Kids Can Benefit From Swimming Lessons

If you are planning on spending time in the water over the summer you will definitely want to know how to get out of the water alive.

05/26/2014

P.C. Richard and Son is among the retailers that will be offering big savings this Memorial Day Weekend. (Credit: CBS 2)

The Unofficial Start To Summer Also Means Big Savings At Area Retailers

Memorial Day weekend is in sight and while the weather isn’t guaranteed, holiday weekend sales are expected to deliver.

05/21/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: ‘Tis The Season To Liberally Apply Sunscreen

The unofficial start of summer serves as an annual reminder to use sunscreen whenever you head outdoors.

05/20/2014

Low-Flying Airplane (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Flying The Filthy Skies: New Research Shows That Bacteria Thrives In Airplane Cabins

Researchers exposed six airplane surfaces to both bacterias. The exposed surfaces included arm rests, leather seats, tray tables, seat pockets, window shades, and toilet handles.

05/20/2014

American soldier on patrol - Kirkuk, Iraq - Jul 27, 2011 (credit: ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty Images)

One-Stop Service Center In Nutley Could Be A Life Saving Solution For Veterans

The scandal in the Department of Veterans Affairs has stunned the nation. An investigation found that at least 40 veterans died while waiting for doctors appointments in Arizona.

05/19/2014

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Opening day of New York Comic Con 2013 at The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

New York Comic Con 2013

New York Comic Con is the East Coast’s biggest popular culture convention.

WEST NEW YORK, NJ - JULY 04:  Spectators watch the 2012 Macy's Fireworks Spectacular over the Hudson River from Port Imperial on July 4, 2012 in West New York,  New Jersey. Every year the celebration takes place on Independence Day commemorating the 1776 adoption of the Declaration of Independence.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

New York City Celebrates The 4th Of July

A day of baseball, hot dogs, fireworks, patriotism, and fun.

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