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Poll: Some New Jersey Gamblers Would Use New York Casinos, But Most Prefer Atlantic City

About 12 percent of New Jersey gamblers would take their business to one or more of the four new casinos being built in New York, according to a new poll.

06/16/2014

Cristiano Ronaldo (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

World Cup Fever Has New Yorkers Noticing Soccer Stars On And Off The Field

World Cup excitement has hit a fever pitch in New York, but for many people the interest in soccer stars goes beyond their talents on the field.

06/14/2014

A British study will attempt to determine how regular cellphone use impacts cognitive development in children. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Study Will Focus On Physical, Psychological Impact Of Cellphones On Children

A new study is trying to find out if rampant cellphone use is damaging the developing brains of children.

06/11/2014

Many dog restraints don't protect pets during a car crash, a nonprofit group found. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Do Dog Seat Belts Really Protect Pooches?

The nonprofit Center for Pet Safety tested several popular pet restraints on the market today, using crash test dummy dogs of three varying weights buckled into the backseat.

06/10/2014

When their big day comes around brides want to be blushing for all of the right reasons. (Credit: CBS 2)

Skin Care Tips And Tricks To Make Your Wedding Day A Beautiful Memory

Wedding season has arrived and every girl wants to be a blushing bride on her big day, but no one wants that blushing to be the result of embarrassment over bad skin.

06/09/2014

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

Ticks (file/credit: Getty Images)

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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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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