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Seen At 11: Doctors’ Opinions Split Over Battling Depression With Video Games - People usually play video games for fun, but as CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois reported, a new breed of games are being used to treat depression.
Search Is On For Family’s Cat Lost At JFK Airport - Gyzmo the cat somehow escaped from his crate after a flight from Paris, and now his owner is planning a search and hoping for the best.
Another NJ TRANSIT Bus Driver Caught Distracted Behind The Wheel - It has happened again – a driver caught distracted behind the wheel of an NJ TRANSIT bus and turned in by an irate passenger.
Medical Examiner: Police Chokehold Killed Eric Garner, Death Ruled A Homicide - The medical examiner's office said a chokehold by police officer caused death of Staten Island man.
Central Park Underwear Run Kicks Off Triathlon Weekend - Runners are a common sight in Central Park, but usually, they are wearing more clothes than they were on Friday.
Suspect Accused Of Wielding Box Cutter, Trying To Rape Woman In The Bronx - A suspect has been arrested and charged with attempting to rape a woman while brandishing a box cutter in the Bronx.
4 Years, 10 Months In Prison For Ex-NYPD Sergeant In Real Estate Fraud Scheme - A former NYPD sergeant has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for his role in a real estate fraud scheme.
Police: Man Impersonated Cop, Raped & Robbed Woman In Brooklyn - Jason Forgetta allegedly impersonated a police officer before raping and robbing a 26-year-old woman in Sunset Park on Wednesday.
Boil Order Extended Through Sunday For Parts Of Ossining - A boil order has been extended through Sunday for a central section in the village of Ossining in Westchester County.
Alcohol Ban Goes Into Effect At Several Fire Island Beaches - Drinking is no longer allowed on two stretches of the federally-owned Fire Island National Seashore as well as during peak hours at East Hampton's Indian Wells Beach.
2 Arrested, 20 Emaciated Pit Bulls Found In Queens Dog Fighting Bust - A man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.
Attorney Says Appeal Coming In NJ Gay Conversion Suit - An attorney for a New Jersey couple says he'll appeal the dismissal of a lawsuit that challenged the state's ban on gay conversion therapy.