CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Watch

Latest NY Watch

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fake 911 Calls Could Land Man Behind Bars For 7 Years

Police say that in several of his calls Segna reported false incidents including explosions inside of a subway tunnel and a train station.

08/21/2014

Family members say Raymond Locascio, 62, disappeared while preparations were underway for his daughter's wedding. (Credit: CBS 2)

Heartbroken Family Puts Aside Wedding Planning, Searches For Missing Father And Husband

It’s supposed to be the happiest day of her life, but wedding planning has taken a back seat for a local bride-to-be.

08/21/2014

Crews use a crane to lift the wreckage of the burned boat out of the water on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. (Credit: WLNY)

Former Mayor Identified As Victim In Fatal Manhasset Bay Boat Explosion

The man killed in a fiery boat explosion on Long Island Wednesday has been identified as former Plandome Manor mayor Bob Hogan.

08/21/2014

Members of the USA men's basketball team participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 15, 2014, in Chicago. (credit: Getty Images)

Catholic Leaders Put A Chill On ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Catholic leaders are worried about embryonic stem cell research using aborted human fetuses.

08/21/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Docs Making House Calls For IV Drips To Fight Jet Lag, Hangovers

Feeling jet lagged after a flight, simply tired and rundown or even hungover aren’t reasons you would typically called your doctor—until now.

08/20/2014

A selection of cupcakes is seen at Crumbs Bake Shop  (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images  for Crumbs Bake Shop)

Cupcake Fans To Get Second Serving Of ‘Crumbs,’ Group Invests $6.5-Million In Failed Chain

An investment group is forking over $6.5-million for the failed cupcake chain. They’re hoping to find sweet success by offering a wider variety of treats that will include vegan and gluten-free options.

08/20/2014

Brooklyn residents have called on store owners to replace tattered American flags atop their businesses. (Credit: CBS 2)

Customers Call On Brooklyn Businesses To Replace Tattered American Flags

Residents are calling tattered, dirty, and shredded American flags above several Brooklyn stores a slap in the face to Old Glory.

08/20/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

Retailers Working Hard To Get Shoppers Offline, Through The Door

With more Americans shopping online, retailers are being forced to do more to get shoppers in the door.

08/20/2014

Meadowlands Chamber has plans for 250,000- square-foot casino and 1 million-square-foot convention center at sports complex. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Traffic Concerns Follow Unveiling Of Meadowlands Plan

Jim Kirkos, head of the Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce, says traffic is a priority.

08/20/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out in a building at 136th Street and Amsterdam Avenue on Monday, Aug. 18. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Safety Experts Warn That Bad Habits At Home Could End In Tragedy

The FDNY says the fire that took the life of a 15-year-old girl in Hamilton Heights on Monday was caused by a common household mistake, an overloaded power strip.

08/19/2014

(Credit: TV 10/55)

Sand Castle Competition Held At Beach With Sand Brought In After Sandy

From young to old, dozens of aspiring sand architects used just their hands, some water and lots of sand to create a land of towering sand castles and Nassau County’s Lido Beach Tuesday.

08/19/2014

Businesses hope the 'Brooklyn Made' logo will draw attention to their products. (Credit:CBS 2)

Businesses Look To ‘Brooklyn Made’ Logo To Make Products Stand Out

Brooklyn has become the ‘it’ borough, and some companies claim that their products are made there. Soon 4 dozen businesses will be able to prove it.

08/19/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

Morning Gloryville Brings Dawn Of ‘Rave-olution’

A sunrise rave known as Morning Gloryville, happens before most people go into work and is part of what organizers call “conscious clubbing,” meaning the event is without drugs or alcohol.

08/19/2014

Rachel left middle school as a boy named Brian, but now wants to be accepted as who she is by her school district. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: New Jersey Teen Left School As A Boy, Plans To Return As A Girl

He left middle school as a boy, but now a 13-year-old says he wants his district to accept him as a girl when he returns in the fall.

08/18/2014