Vanessa Murdock

For the first time in over 100 years bald eagles have made themselves at home in New York City. (Credit: Larry Pugliares).

Bald Eagles Take Up Residence, Lay Eggs In The City For First Time In Over A Century

Our national bird has decided to put its roots down in the city for the first time in at least a century.

04/17/2015

Crews man a machine gun onboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sailfish. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: A Ride With Coast Guard Crews Protecting New York Harbor

More than 200 structures of national importance call New York Harbor home, and protecting them is a priority.

04/17/2015

Kids on spring break spent the day getting to know new and unusual species at the American Museum of Natural History. (Credit: CBS2)

Kids Discover Super-Powered Creepy-Crawlies At New Natural History Museum Exhibit

Children describe some creepy-crawlies as cute, others as slimy, but all of the species showcased in one new museum exhibit have something in common; they use superpowers to survive.

04/16/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Mochi And Penelope

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Mochi and Penelope, who are looking for homes.

04/12/2015

Weehawken Cove is home to several boats that have sunk or been discarded, and nobody seems to know why. (Photo: CBS2)

Weehawken Cove ‘Boat Graveyard’ Mystery Deepens: Where Did They Come From?

Gaze upon Weekhawken Cove and something is a little fishy, as it holds not one, but two sunken sailboats. A couple more look, well, left for dead.

03/28/2015

Water flows from a tap (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Experts Say Brutal Winter Is To Blame For Bad Taste Left By Salty Tap Water

The brutal winter may be to blame for tap water that’s leaving a bad taste in the mouths of some New Jersey residents.

03/25/2015

Danielle the Chihuahua is looking for a new home. (Credit: CBS2)

Furry Friend Finder: Danielle And Minnie

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Danielle and Minnie, who are looking for homes.

03/22/2015

A treasure trove of city artifacts will hit the auction block this week. (Credit: CBS2)

Treasure Trove Of New York City History Will Hit The Auction Block

A treasure trove of historical artifacts from New York City and beyond is going up for auction later this week.

03/22/2015

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Tri-State Area Gets Another Blast Of Winter On 1st Day Of Spring

Snow fell across the Tri-State Area all day Friday, causing travel delays and leaving people fit to be tied on the first day of spring.

03/20/2015

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Tri-State Area Faces More Snow From Late Season Storm

A winter weather advisory is in effect from 6 a.m. Friday until 2 a.m. Saturday for New York City, northeast New Jersey, the lower Hudson Valley, southern Connecticut and Long Island.

03/19/2015

Some of Gil Shapiro's items being auction off.

Man’s Massive Collection Of ‘Urban Archaeology’ Going Up For Auction

Gil Shapiro built the collection over his lifetime. It includes light fixtures, sculptures, signs and even a gate from St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

03/18/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Zeke And Little Lowell

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Zeke and Little Lowell, who are looking for homes.

03/15/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Chloe And Patty

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Chloe and Patty, who are looking for homes.

03/08/2015

Snow-covered road in New Rochelle on March 6, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Many Towns Struggle To Keep Up With Snow Removal

The need for more plows and salt is especially evident in New Rochelle, where many of the side streets are still completely snow-covered and slick.

03/06/2015

Multiple drivers pulled over after getting flat tires from a pothole on I-95 in NJ on March 4, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Potholes Causing Problems For Many Across Tri-State Area

Potholes are causing problems for drivers on roads around the Tri-State area after another round of snow and sleet Tuesday night.

03/04/2015

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