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Car suspected to be involved in 2 attempted kidnappings in Rockaway, Queens (Credit: CBS2)

Police Seek Driver In 2 Attempted Kidnapping Cases In Queens

The boy said the man pulled over alongside him near the intersection of Mott Avenue and Bay 24th Street Saturday afternoon and demanded he get in.


Vigil, rally held for Akai Gurley at City Hall on March 15, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Groups Hold Vigil, Demand Justice For Akai Gurley

NYPD Officer Peter Liang has pleaded not guilty to charges that include manslaughter and official misconduct.


FILE -- Commuters ride a crowded F train. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Riders Alliance Asks Straphangers For Their Subway Service Horror Stories

On Sunday the group Riders Alliance asked passengers at the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center station to dish the dirt on their subway system experiences.


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Math Fans Celebrate ‘Pi Day': 3/14/15

Math fans are celebrating Pi Day– not the food– but 3/14, which is used to find the area of a circle.


Potatopia's hearty shepherd's pie  (Credit: CBS2)

Potatopia Owner Dishes On Shepherd’s Pie Recipe For St. Patrick’s Day

Allen Dikker, owner and founder of all potato restaurant Potatopia, has created a new twist on the age-old classic shepherd’s pie.


Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Reports: Families Of Sandy Hook School Shooting Victims Suing Nancy Lanza’s Estate

Adam Lanza killed his mother at their home before carrying out the school shooting and committing suicide.


An exterior view of Yankee Stadium (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Turf War Brews In The Bronx As Soccer Team Moves Into Yankee Stadium

There is a turf war brewing at Yankee Stadium, because a new team in town is moving in on their territory.


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Seen At 11: Tips On How To Avoid Auditing By The IRS

There are few things more stressful than filing your taxes, but CBS2 has the five red flags the Internal Revenue Service looks for before they come knocking on your door so you can hopefully avoid an audit.


john Schlueter says running regularly has been instrumental in helping him fight depression. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Says Hitting The Road For A Run Turned His Life Around

Thousands of runners will be hitting the pavement over the weekend for the New York City Half-Marathon.


A study found most forms of parental involvement led to little or no improvement in children’s test scores and overall academic performance. (Credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan School Rolls Out New Homework Plan, But Does It Get A Passing Grade?

A public school in Manhattan is trying a new approach to homework. It involves assigning less and getting parents involved more.


Shoe styles for spring 2015 are hitting store shelves. (Credit: Cindy Hsu/CBS2)

Put The Winter Boots Away And Step Into A Hot New Pair Of Spring Shoes

With the weather warming up lots of people are ready to break out the spring shoes.


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Pet Owners Turning To Alternative, Holistic Medicine To Treat Four-Legged Friends

Holistic healing is hot these days, especially for our four-legged friends.


New Yorkers are buzzing about the arrival of 'The Clooneys.' (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Are Buzzing As The Clooneys Move Into The Big Apple

New Yorkers now have a chance to see George Clooney and his wife up close and in person.


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NY Senator Fighting To Ban Powdered Alcohol, Cites Health And Safety Concerns

A controversial new powdered alcohol has been approved by the federal government, but now some states want it banned.