Local

Veuve Clicquot  Polo Classic (Credit: CBS2)

Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Returns To Liberty State Park Next Saturday

World renowned polo player Nacho Figueras stopped by the CBS2 studios to talk about the eighth annual event with Andrea Grymes.

05/24/2015

Peppercorn gouda sliders cooked up Chef Mark Bailey (Credit: CBS2)

Chef Mark Bailey Cooks Up Some Memorial Day Dishes

He first whipped up some patriotic brunch items, including red, white and blue parfait and red, white and blueberry crisp.

05/24/2015

Helen Mirren (Credit: CBS2)

Helen Mirren Discusses Tony-Nominated Role

Helen Mirren, who won an Oscar in 2006 for playing Queen Elizabeth in “The Queen” is nominated for a Tony for playing Elizabeth again in “The Audience.”

05/24/2015

New York Rangers fans enjoy the game against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden on December 21, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL To Fans: Beware Of Counterfeit Merchandise

Kelly Lynch, associate legal counsel for the NHL, said the league has seen shoddy knockoffs that simply fall apart and even errors that could make fans look foolish.

05/24/2015

"Jurassic World" opens in theaters June 12.

Previewing The Summer’s Hot Movies

Christian Blauvelt, deputy culture editor of BBC.com, stopped by the CBS2 studios to discuss with Andrea Grymes some of the hot movies hitting theaters this summer, including “Magic Mike XXL,” “Spy” and “Jurassic World.”

05/24/2015

(Credit: CBS2)

Furry Friend Finder: Danielle And Xena

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Danielle and Xena, who are looking for homes.

05/24/2015

A screen capture from WeAreAlwaysListening.com

Group Secretly Recording, Posting Private Conversations From NYC Restaurants

The group is posting the conversations on the website WeAreAlwaysListening.com as its way of protesting what it says is unlawful mass surveillance.

05/24/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

How Travel Insurance Can End Up Being A Priceless Decision

Regular health insurance may not cover services outside of the United States. That’s where travel insurance comes in.

05/23/2015

Fire in Hoboken

Fire Breaks Out On Roof Of Building In Hoboken

The fire broke out at around 5 p.m. at Marion Towers on First Street, CBS2 reported.

05/23/2015

Coney Island

Tri-State Area Residents Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend

The long Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer driving season and beach season.

05/23/2015

Eleanor the pug sits along the railing while her owner eats nearby. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

New York Lawmakers Consider Allowing Outdoor Dining With Dogs

Lawmakers are pushing a bill through that would allow you to keep your dog at your side while eating outside at restaurants.

05/23/2015

Angelika Graswald and Vincent Viafore (CBS2)

Body Recovered From Hudson River Could Be Missing Kayaker

The body was found floating in the water near where 46-year-old Vincent Viafore went missing while kayaking with his fiancée on April 19.

05/23/2015

Thousands of people celebrate in Dublin Castle Square as the result of the referendum is relayed on May 23, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

NYC Irish Organizations Applaud Legalization Of Gay Marriage In Ireland

Brendan Fay, founder of the St. Pat’s For All parade in Queens, said the vote also sends a message to the city’s larger Fifth Avenue St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

05/23/2015

(Credit: Clipart)

Monmouth County Officials: 14 Arrested In Heroin Ring Bust

Several of those implicated in the drug ring were members of the same family, according to officials.

05/23/2015

Museum of Modern Art

Exhibit At Museum Of Modern Art Highlights Black Migration From The South

The artist Jacob Lawrence was only 23 years old in 1941 when he made his series, called “The Migration of the Negro,” telling the story in abstract, stylized paintings full of color, movement and words.

05/23/2015