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A fan displays a ticket to 'The Interview' on Dec. 25, 2014. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Fans Line Up At Area Theaters To See ‘The Interview’

“The Interview” has opened in several New York City theaters to enthusiastic crowds as interested in the world drama the film produced as anything on the screen.

12/25/2014

St. Patrick's Cathedral on Christmas Day, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Christians Across Tri-State, World Celebrate Christmas

At the Vatican, Pope Francis delivered his Christmas message to tens of thousands in St. Peter’s Square. In his Urbi et Orbi address, the pontiff prayed for hope and peace.

12/25/2014

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Holiday Travelers Benefiting From Plummeting Gas Prices

AAA said prices at the pump have fallen for the last 89 days in a row and the average in New Jersey is now at $2.38 a gallon.

12/24/2014

Holiday travelers at  LaGuardia Airport on Dec. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Wet, Foggy And Windy Weather Snarling Some Holiday Travel

Forecasters say rain will be heavy at times Wednesday and could cause flooding on the streets and in areas of poor drainage.

12/24/2014

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New Jersey Girl Battling Cancer Shares Story Of Meeting Pope Francis

Gracie West, 11, recently returned from a visit to the Vatican where Pope Francis bestowed his blessings.

12/24/2014

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Last Minute Christmas Shoppers Hit Stores

There’s just a few hours left to complete your Christmas shopping list.

12/24/2014

Jon Bon Jovi (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Jon Bon Jovi Shows Support At Show With NYPD Shirt

The singer wore an NYPD football T-shirt during the Bobby Bandiera and Friends Hope Concert in Red Bank, New Jersey on Monday.

12/24/2014

Some Glen Rock residents are pushing back against a proposed change to the borough's leaf removal policy. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Glen Rock Residents Want Borough To Bag Proposed Leaf Policy

As if yard work isn’t hard enough, one town in Bergen County is considering a change that would make even more work for homeowners.

12/23/2014

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What Last-Minute Christmas Gifts Are You Rushing To Find?

The holiday shopping rush is on.

12/23/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Wants To Halt Cuba Diplomatic Relations Until Cop Killer Is Extradited

Joanne Chesimard was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison for the 1973 murder of a New Jersey State Trooper.

12/21/2014

General view of Satin Dolls, the location used for Bada Bing in the filming of 'The Sopranos,' June 20, 2013 in Lodi, New Jersey. Gandolfini passed away on June 19, 2013 while on vacation with family in Italy. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Lodi Strip Club Used In Filming Of ‘Sopranos’ Robbed

Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of “The Sopranos” has been robbed of $30,000.

12/21/2014

Nassau Police vehicle. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Local Police Departments Take Precautions Following Deadly Shooting Of Cops In Brooklyn

The deadly shooting of two NYPD officers in Brooklyn has prompted police departments around the New York area to take precautions.

12/21/2014

The Elf on a Shelf is used to encourage children to behave around Christmas and year-round. (Credit: CBS2)

Man In Elf On The Shelf Costume Charged With DUI In Riverdale, New Jersey

Lt. James Macintosh said Brian Chellis, of Cedar Grove, was found passed out in a car early Friday morning.

12/20/2014

Rocky the bobcat keeps running away from his New Jersey home, prompting concern from neighbors. (Photo: CBS 2)

New Jersey Judge Sends Rocky The Bobcat To A Zoo

A judge in Stafford Township on Friday ordered Rocky’s owner to relinquish ownership of her wayward pet.

12/19/2014

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N.J. Antique Shop At Odds With Post Office After Package Delivered Damaged

For more than two decades, an elderly couple in New Jersey has relied on the U.S. Postal Service for their business. But now, their relationship with the post office is broken after an expensive package was crushed, CBS2’s Meg Baker reported.

12/19/2014