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Thousands Head For Area Beaches This Memorial Day Weekend

With temperatures warmer than on Saturday, beachgoers enjoyed a long, lazy day at the Shore.

05/24/2015

Scene of attempted burglary in Scarsdale, New York on May 24, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Police Investigating After Attempted Burglaries In Scarsdale, Hartsdale

Police say the owner of the home on Fox Meadow Road in Scarsdale heard a noise in her sunroom Sunday morning.

05/24/2015

A military band performs at a ceremony honoring World War II veterans at the Brooklyn War Memorial on May 24, 2015. (Credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Push Begins To Restore Brooklyn War Memorial

The Parks Department has set aside $3 million, and there is a GoFundMe campaign. But complete restoration would take tens of millions of dollars.

05/24/2015

Brooklyn apartment where a man was fatally stabbed on May 24, 2015 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police Investigating After Man Fatally Stabbed In Face At Brooklyn Apartment

Police said 54-year-old Russell Holdip was stabbed in the face at an apartment on Grant Avenue around 1:45 p.m.

05/24/2015

Traffic backs up on the Harlem River Drive following a fatal car crash on May 24, 2015. (Credit: Derricke Dennis/1010 WINS)

Driver Charged After Woman Killed In Fiery Single-Car Crash On Harlem River Drive

Around 5:40 a.m., while trying to take the exit for the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge the driver of a maroon Dodge Sedan lost control and hit a tree in the median.

05/24/2015

Home damaged by Sandy in Toms River, NJ Nov. 1, 2012 (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

College Of New Jersey Creates Oral History Archive Of Superstorm Sandy Victims

College of New Jersey Associate Professor Matthew Bender said the stories of the past have real importance for the present and future.

05/24/2015

Times Square Tank Fleet Week

U.S. Military, Residents Mark Memorial Day Weekend At Fleet Week Events

Pfc. Logan Burke spent Sunday posing for pictures with New Yorkers and tourists a like.

05/24/2015

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NJ Senator Looks To Shake Up How Claims Of Sexual Abuse By Doctors Are Handled

Weinberg is working with the Division of Consumer Affairs, which oversees the Board of Medical Examiners to see how this case slipped through the cracks and to close any potential loopholes in the disciplinary process.

05/24/2015

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A Look At This Summer’s Hot Toys

Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by the CBS2 studios to show off some of the hot summer toys.

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

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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