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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Lucky for you, we’re here to offer our picks for the best eating, drinking, and merrymaking happenings in New York City on Saturday and Sunday.


Biometrics such as vein patterns in hands are being used to confirm ID. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Your Body Could Soon Replace Your Passwords

Fingerprints or iris scans to access computers is said to be easier to use and much more secure. But even as technology improves, so do opportunities for hackers.


Richard Matt's pen pal says she is sad to have lost such a dear friend. (CBS2)

Richard Matt’s Pen Pal Says She Lost A ‘Good Friend’

One of the people police questioned about his whereabouts is now breaking her silence and talking about the man she called a “friend.”


Miss Susie, the oldest person in the world, celebrates her 116th birthday in Brooklyn on July 7, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Miss Susie, Oldest Person In The World Celebrates, 116th Birthday In Brooklyn

There were speeches, gifts, music and dancing to celebrate the 116th birthday of Susannah Mushatte Jones, who is the oldest person in the world.


Kate Devin lives rent-free in Brooklyn by parking her RV on the street. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: New Yorkers Reveal Secrets To Living Rent Free

Rent is high in New York, but some people have figured out how to live completely rent free.



‘New Green Clean’ Suggests Cleaning Your Home With Only Water

Products on the market are designed to do just that — clean surfaces including kitchen counters and bathroom sinks with only water.


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Starbucks Prices For Some Drinks To Go Up By 5 To 20 Cents

A small and large brewed coffee will each go up by 10 cents in most areas of the country, starting Tuesday.


Jason Pierre-Paul with Giants fans (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

CBS2 Sources: Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Injures Hand In Fireworks Accident

Pierre-Paul is being treated at a hospital in Fort Lauderdale, the sources confirmed.


Apps are changing how consumers leave tips. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Apps Are Changing How Consumers Tip

From coffee shops to food trucks, places are now asking for tips in new ways — like apps.



Officials Hope Replenishment Project Will Protect NJ Beaches From Future Storms

It’s officially beach season and officials have been hard at work to make the shore experience even better.


Carli Lloyd of the United States celebrates after assisting on a goal by Kelley O'Hara in the second half against Germany in the FIFA Women's World Cup semifinals at Olympic Stadium on June 30, 2015 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

NJ’s Carli Lloyd Talks About Helping Secure World Cup Victory Against Germany

The soccer sensation who got her start at Rutgers University, helped secure the win against Germany with a penalty goal and an assist with only five minutes left in the game.


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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Whoo-hoo! A three-day weekend! Here’s what to do to celebrate.


Misty Copeland attends the 2015 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 7, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Misty Copeland Named First Black Female Principal At American Ballet Theatre

The Missouri-born dancer has become a forceful voice for diversity in ballet and a rare celebrity in the dancing field.


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DA: East Harlem Deli Ran $2.7 Million Welfare Scam

The neighborhood customers, who preferred to use their benefit cards to get cash, cigarettes or alcohol, found a willing cohort in the unscrupulous deli owner, prosecutors said.