A surveillance image of a woman police believe stole a man's camera, laptop and wallet after he invited her up to his hotel room on the Lower East Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Came Up To Man’s LES Hotel Room, Stole His Property

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a woman who allegedly stole a man’s camera, laptop and wallet after he invited her up to his hotel room on the Lower East Side.



The 10 Most Photographed Places On Earth

There’s only one rule to keep in mind when traveling: If you don’t take photos, it didn’t happen. (That, and don’t drink the tap water.)


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Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Digital Camera

When it comes to cameras, there is a wide array from which to choose. Consider these factors before making your next camera purchase.



9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure Photographs

Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.


Nobody was injured when this minivan slammed into a Connecticut convenience store. (Credit CBS 2)

Minivan Barrels Into Connecticut Convenience Store

Cameras in a Connecticut convenience store captured a minivan barreling through the front door.


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Report: NYPD Officer Accused Of Lying In Report About Arresting Photographer

A New York City police officer was arrested and charged Monday, reportedly on allegations that he falsified documents about his own arrest of a freelance New York Times photographer.


Sree Tips: Better Smartphone Photos (credit: CBS2)

Sree Tips: Taking Better Photos With Your Smartphone

If you only use your built-in camera, you are missing the opportunity to shoot better photos.


Eli Manning in the locker room after Super Bowl XLVI (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

NFL Mandates Locker Room Cameras For Scoreboard Video, Team Apps

NFL vice president of business operations Eric Grubman said last summer that the cameras were coming. They have arrived.


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Art Project Saves Thousands In Tech Goods From Being Stolen

A $50 gadget saved a Chelsea man from losing thousands of dollars worth of electronics to a burglar.


Atlantic City Jitney (credit: Adam E. Moreira / Wiki Commons)

Jitney Association Head Backs Minibus Cameras

Surveillance cameras installed in Atlantic City’s jitneys a year ago have proved to be a valuable tool for law enforcement.


A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Garden State Parkway Sees Decline In Toll Cheating

New Jersey Turnpike Authority executive director Veronique Hakim says she’ll know by next month how much money has come in as a result of the crackdown. Officials estimated that $16 million was lost to exact-change cheats last year.


Valley Stream attack recorded on cab driver's cell phone camera.

Cabbie’s Cell Cam Helps Nab L.I. Attack Suspects

Nassau County Police are thanking a quick thinking cab driver who they said helped catch two men accused of a brutal beating and robbery.


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Central Park Mugger Makes Off With Tourist’s Phone

According to investigators, the suspect approached the 39-year-old Florida man as he walked near East 60th Street at about 7 p.m. Monday night.


This photo caught a would-be criminal in the act of stealing a bag from a N.J. family on vacation in Wisconsin.

Self-Timer, Crime Of Fashion Catch Would-Be Robber

A New Jersey family is thanking a would-be robber’s fashion faux pas for putting a stop to a crime in progress.



Are Lithium-Ion Batteries An Airplane Security Threat?

Incidents in the last few years have raised questions over whether lithium-ion batteries — commonly found in computers and phones — could pose a security risk.