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A growing number of New Yorkers has taken to dining alone. (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Are Getting Into Dining Solo As Long As You Mind Your Manners

Eating solo has become more popular in recent years. What used to take guts, now is easier with a little help from hand held devices.


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Furry Friend Finder: Lancelot And Lucas

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Alex Denis introduce us to Lancelot and Lucas, who are looking for homes.


Young girls participate in GIRLTALK #takeover in Harlem. (credit: CBS2)

‘GIRLTALK #takeover’ Program Hopes To Inspire Young Girls In Harlem

More than 200 girls, ages 8 to 16, got pampered from blush to braids at the Children’s Aid Society Boys and Girls club in Harlem.


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Furry Friend Finder: Zoey And Timmy

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Alex Denis introduce us to Zoey and Timmy, who are looking for homes.


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3 Suffolk County Police Officers Pull Unconscious Woman From Burning Home

When Suffolk County Police Officers Jesse Zuckerman, Darrell Randolph and Ronald Racioppi responded to a 911 and arrived at the scene, the home was engulfed in flames.


A bottle of "The Bronx Hot Sauce" made with peppers from a community garden. (credit: CBS2)

Community Garden Heating Things Up In The Bronx With New Hot Sauce

Volunteers spend hours working at a community garden in the Bronx, but this year, they’re feeling the heat.


Jamaica Train Incident

Officials Investigating Cause Of LIRR Train Collision Near Jamaica Station

No injuries were reported, but it took first responders nearly two hours to get all of the passengers off of both trains


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Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Set To Dazzle Millions Over East River

For 25 minutes, 50,000 shells will be synchronized to a musical score.


SNARR Northeast founder Courtney Bellew with Frankie the dog, who is deaf. (Credit: CBS2)

Westchester-Based Organization Gives Pets With Special Needs Second Chance

A local woman’s love for her dog has inspired a rescue and rehab center that is saving four-legged lives in the Tri-State Area.


Travel expert Roberta Sighler (Credit: CBS2)

Travel Expert Offers Deals On Best Hotels For Girls’ Weekend Getaway

Travel expert Roberta Sighler stopped by the CBS2 studio Saturday to share the most unique hotels for a girls trip this summer.


Marg Helgenberger joins "Under the Dome" this season. (credit: CBS2)

Actress Marg Helgenberger Gives CBS2 A Sneak Peek At ‘Under The Dome’ Season Premiere

Last summer’s number one program “Under the Dome” returns Thursday night to CBS for a third season.


Heavy Memorial Day traffic moves southbound along I-95 May 22, 2015. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Millions Hit The Road For Memorial Day Weekend

Tens of millions of drivers will be behind the wheel this Memorial Day weekend.


42 million Americans are expected to travel for the 4th of July weekend. (credit: CBS2)

AAA: 37 Million Americans Expected To Travel For Memorial Day Weekend

More than 37 million Americans are expected to travel 50 miles or more for the Memorial Day weekend.


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The CBS2 This Morning Team Tries To ‘Escape The Room’

An interactive game called Escape the Room” is taking over the city.


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Matcha Madness Makes Its Way To The United States

As you head out for your morning commute, you may grab a cup of coffee, but it may not be that way for long.