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SurfSet class (credit: CBS 2)

Indoor Surfing Class Latest Workout Craze

The squats, lunges and push-ups are done on a surfboard sitting on air-filled discs that simulate waves. The unstable surface intensifies core training.

04/18/2014

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Team-Based Medical Care Gaining Steam, Backed By Physicians Groups

A team might include a nurse practitioner, a physician assistant, a medical assistant, a care coordinator, a nurse and an office manager. Even a dietician or clinical pharmacist may be part of the team.

04/18/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Westchester County Assemblyman Jockeying To Keep Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio has promised to send the controversial horse carriages running for the hills, but an effort in Albany may stall that plan.

04/18/2014

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Fugitive Wanted In International Carjacking Ring Arrested In Allendale

Authorities say 32-year-old Abdur Abdullah of Irvington was captured Wednesday in Allendale.

04/18/2014

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NJ Woman Who Wants ’8THEIST’ Custom License Plate Sues State Motor Vehicle Commission

Shannon Morgan, of Leesburg, filed the suit Thursday in federal court, saying the agency violated her First Amendment rights by rejecting a plate reading “8THEIST.”

04/18/2014

Jose Carrilla-Guadalupe  (NYPD)

Police Seek Help Locating Family Of Hospitalized Hit-And-Run Victim

Police are asking the public’s help in identifying a man struck by a hit-and-run driver in East Harlem Thursday.

04/18/2014

(L-R) Actors Kit Harington, Maisie Williams, Rose Leslie, Natalie Dormer, Sophie Turner, and John Bradley attend "Game Of Thrones" The Exhibition New York Opening at 3 West 57th Avenue on March 27, 2013.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Bergen Community College Professor: ‘Game of Thrones’ Pic Got Me Suspended

Francis Schmidt is an art instructor at Bergen Community College. In January, he posted a photo on Google+ of his 7-year-old daughter in a yoga pose wearing a T-shirt with a quote from the graphic HBO show that read: “I will take what is mine with fire and blood.”

04/18/2014

New Haven line commuters wait for a train. (credit: CBS 2)

Metro-North To Begin Work To Increase Power Supply For New Haven Line

The railroad has been beefing up its power supply system since a Con Ed feeder cable blew out in Mount Vernon late last September. Service came to a screeching halt on the New Haven line for nearly two weeks.

04/18/2014

Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, also known as Abu Hamza al-Masri (file/credit: Getty Images)

American Jihadist Testifies At Trial Of Egyptian Cleric Accused Of Supporting Terror

An American convert to Islam who traveled to London’s Finsbury Park Mosque to meet the defendant testified Friday morning that when Mustafa spoke, the place was packed with a fairly young crowd.

04/18/2014

Riders get ready to board a Long Island Rail Road train in Bethpage, N.Y. (file/credit: Getty Images)

LIRR Union Official Blasts Tentative MTA Deal With NYC Transit Workers; Talks Resume Monday

Contract talks between the railroad workers and the MTA resume Monday with the presidential mediation board. The two sides have been far apart on pay raises and union givebacks.

04/18/2014

Aftermath of the fatal Metro-North Railroad derailment, as seen from Chopper 880 on Dec. 2, 2013. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Blumenthal: Fines Imposed On Metro-North For Safety Violations Fail To Serve As Deterrent

There were 139 violations since 2004, Blumenthal said. Per 100 miles of track, Metro-North had five times the number of safety defects than any other commuter railroad in the country, he added.

04/18/2014

Eric Bonhommer (credit: PAPD)

Police: Truck Driver Used License Plate On Hinge In Attempt To Beat NJ Toll

An officer observed the front license plate on Eric Bonhommer’s truck swing up behind the bumper as the vehicle passed through the toll plaza on Thursday, police spokesman Joe Pentangelo said.

04/18/2014

The scene of a car accident in Huntington Station on April 18, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Car Slams Into Huntington Station Lighting Fixture Store

A 53-year-old employee was parking his car when he accidentally hit the gas instead of the brake and slammed through the glass window, destroying over $400,000 worth of lighting fixtures.

04/18/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect police said is wanted for shooting a bodega employee in Brooklyn on April 17, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Brooklyn Shooting Of Bodega Employee

The victim, 52-year-old Swadh Maged from Staten Island, was shot four times in the chest and arm. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he died a short time later.

04/18/2014

The 2015 Dodge Challenger is introduced during a media preview of the 2014 New York International Auto Show. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

International Auto Show Kicks Off In NYC

With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the U.S. auto industry.

04/18/2014

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29th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Rock Hall Of Fame Induction

Photos from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on April 10, 2014.

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