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FDNY personnel on the scene of a power outage at Rochdale Village in Jamaica, Queens on Oct. 1, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

FDNY: 54 Workers Removed From Scaffolding After Power Outage Hits Rochdale Village In Jamaica

A power outage has impacted numerous buildings there, some of which are under construction.

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Tunicia and Raleigh Hall on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Queens Man Uses Wedding Photos To Help Bring His Wife’s Memory Back

One month after the happiest day of her life, a Queens woman suffered a terrible tragedy.

09/30/2014

The Asian long-horned beetle, a menace to certain trees, has resurfaced on Long Island following a five-year absence. (Photo: CBS 2)

Asian Long-Horned Beetle Once Again A Long Island Nuisance

A bad bug is raising its ugly horns on Long Island once again.

09/30/2014

United Airlines Departures

FAA To Review Protocol As Air Traffic Problems Continue Days After Chicago Area Fire

Air travel through Chicago and around the country was still impacted Monday, three days after the suicide attempt that sparked a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control center in the western Chicago suburb of Aurora.

09/29/2014

Flights canceled at LaGuardia Airport following fire at air traffic center in Chicago suburb on Sept. 26, 214. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bizarre Suicide Attempt By Disgruntled FAA Employee In Chicago Disrupts Flights At LaGuardia, Other Cities

Flights have begun taking off and landing again at Chicago’s two airports after a fire at a suburban air traffic control center forced hundreds of cancellations.

09/26/2014

Egg Freezing Party

Seen At 11: Beating The Biological Clock With Egg-Freezing ‘Parties’

The champagne is flowing and so is the conversation as 100 people gather in a SoHo hotel. So what’s missing at this party? Men!

09/24/2014

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Kohl’s Caught Selling Real Fur Labeled As Faux Fur

The R&O men’s hooded parka sold on the store’s website was trimmed with fake fur, according to its label. But The Humane Society put the trim to the test in a lab and found otherwise.

09/24/2014

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Suffolk County Legislator Pushes To Make Covert GPS Tracking Illegal

For around $300, you can buy a GPS and secretly track someone’s whereabouts.

09/23/2014

Suffolk County police officer struck by hit and run driver (CBS 2)

Suffolk County Police Officer Hurt In Hit-And-Run; 2 In Custody

The incident happened after the officer pulled over a vehicle on Partridge Lane in Huntington around 1:35 p.m. Monday.

09/22/2014

The Village of East Hampton has launched a plan to sterilize female deer as a population control method. (Credit: CBS 2)

Group Collects Over $110,000 To Sterilize Deer In East Hampton

Donations have exceeded expectations in an unusual fundraiser on Long Island, in which a group is raising money to capture and sterilize deer and then set them free.

09/19/2014

The Colombian Women's cycling team has raised eyebrows with new 'nude' colored uniforms. (Credit: CBS 2)

Colombian National Women’s Cycling Team Creates Stir With New Uniforms

They’re called cycling kits, the uniforms that cyclists wear in every color of the rainbow, but the color ‘nude’ has sparked something of an international incident.

09/15/2014

Marie Braccia (right) was struck and wounded in a hit-and-run in Shirley, Long Island, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Video Shows Driver Striking Woman, Speeding Off In Shirley, L.I.

A Long Island mother of two was mowed down by a driver this week, moments after she dropped off her son at a music lesson.

09/12/2014

North Shore residents say the Long Island Sound is threatening hundreds of homes. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Long Island Sound Threatens Hundreds Of North Shore Homes

The Long Island Sound that is causing some serious erosion concerns on the North Shore of Long Island.

09/09/2014

Teachers, parents and students have been complaining about overcrowded classrooms in Hempstead. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Hempstead Schools Plagued By Overcrowded Classes, Botched Schedules

Class size is reaching the crisis level in the Hempstead Union Free School District, where teachers said they have been packed like sardines with more than 50 students in a classroom.

09/08/2014

Long Island lifeguard on August 28, 2014.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Proposed Suffolk County Bill Aims To Protect Lifeguards From Sun

The bill, which is sponsored by Legis. Kara Hahn (D-Setauket), is intended “to protect lifeguards from the harmful effects of ultraviolet light while on duty.”

09/04/2014

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