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Furry Friend Finder: Theo And Snowy

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Theo and Snowy, who are looking for homes.

04/26/2015

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Some Smoothies Can Help Manage Stress

April is National Stress Awareness Month, and Estelle and Dale Williams say they have a few smoothies that can actually help you manage your stress in different ways.

04/26/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton appears on CBS' "Face the Nation" on April 26, 2015. (credit: CBS News)

Bill Bratton: Relationship Between City Officials, Police Union Better

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says there’s “much less tension” between the police union and city officials now than there was in the aftermath of the chokehold death of a Staten Island man last year.

04/26/2015

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Report: Bronx Woman Found Dead After Allegedly Taking Ambien

There are questions and concern over the death of a 20-year-old woman in the Parkside Houses on Arnow Avenue in the Bronx.

04/26/2015

FILE -- A copy of the Daily News is seen at a newsstand in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

Daily News Delivery Truck Driver Dies In Brooklyn Crash

The driver, identified as 24-year-old Jonathan Long, was traveling south on Nostrand Avenue approaching Flushing Avenue in South Williamsburg as a taxi driver was on Flushing Avenue approaching Nostrand Avenue.

04/26/2015

A Nepalese resident mourns the death of a relative following an earthquake in Kathmandu on April 26, 2015. International aid groups and governments intensified efforts to get rescuers and supplies into earthquake-hit Nepal on April 26, 2015, but severed communications and landslides in the Himalayan nation posed formidable challenges to the relief effort. As the death toll surpassed 2,000, the US together with several European and Asian nations sent emergency crews to reinforce those scrambling to find survivors in the devastated capital Kathmandu and in rural areas cut off by blocked roads and patchy phone networks. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA        (Photo: PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)

PHOTOS: Nepal Earthquake

A 7.8 earthquake rocked Nepal on Saturday, killing at least 2,200 people.

04/26/2015

Police investigate after a police-involved shooting in the East Village on April 25, 2015. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NYPD: Suspect Fatally Shot By Police In East Village; 2 Detectives Injured

Two police detectives were also injured, suffering lacerations to the head.

04/25/2015

People clear rubble in Kathmandu's Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was severely damaged by an earthquake on April 25, 2015. (Photo: Prakash Mathema/AFP/Getty Images)

Edison, NJ, Woman Among Those Dead In Nepal Earthquake, Avalanche

In Woodside, Queens, in an area known informally as Little Nepal, immigrants from the nation woke up to the grim news from back home.

04/25/2015

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Police Release Photo Of Man Suspected Of Grabbing Woman’s Buttocks On Train

Police are searching for a man accused of forcibly touching a woman on a subway Saturday.

04/25/2015

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Hot Sauce Lovers Put To The Test At Hot Sauce Expo

In Greenpoint, Brooklyn, folks gathered to sample red hot sauces at the third annual Hot Sauce Expo.

04/25/2015

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CT Teen’s Life Celebrated On Anniversary Of Prom-Day Stabbing

The Connecticut high school where a 16-year-old girl was stabbed to death a year ago Saturday is celebrating her life with a day of art, activities and music.

04/25/2015

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Carnegie Deli Closed Over Gas Line Issue

Con Edison spokesman Bob McGee said utility crews discovered a diverted line after investigating a gas leak. A stop-work order was posted Friday.

04/25/2015

Speaker of the New York City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYC Council Speaker: Police Should Lighten Up On Low-Level Offenses

The New York City Council speaker said Saturday that fewer arrests for low-level offenses would help police improve their relations with some communities.

04/25/2015

Pink arrives for the John Wayne 30th Annual Odyssey Ball at Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel on April 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images)

NJ Judge Rules Woman That Took Daughter To Pink Concert Isn’t Bad Parenting

The verdict is in: a mom’s decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert isn’t evidence of bad parenting.

04/25/2015

Armoni Sexton, Paterson high school basketball player killed in drive-by shooting. (credit: Paterson Charter School of Science and Technology)

Second Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Paterson High School Student

Prosecutors announced Saturday that 20-year-old Hasmeek Coles, of Paterson, was taken into custody.

04/25/2015