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Mobile Couch: L.I. Auto Tech Students Win National Auto Tech Competition

TV 10-55′s Alex Denis spoke to Casey Cotrone and Ryan Lafata from the Eastport-South Manor Central School District. The dynamic duo competed against 29 teams from across the US and one team from Canada Canada at the Jacob Javits Center during the 113th Annual New York International Auto Show.

04/30/2013

Cars damaged by superstorm Sandy seen at Calverton Executive Airpark on Long Island - Jan. 9, 2013 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Yaphank Residents Oppose Sandy Car Auction; Cite Environment

There is a plan to clear 55 acres of forest on Long Island to create an auction site for vehicles damaged by superstorm Sandy, but there is a battle over the plan.

04/22/2013

A man holds a cigarette - Dec 15, 2008 - Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Connecticut Lawmaker Calls For Ban On Smoking In Cars With Kids

It is illegal to text or talk on a cell phone and drive in Connecticut, and now if one state lawmaker has his way, there will also be restrictions on smoking and driving.

02/19/2013

President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address - Feb.12, 2013 (credit: Charles Dharapak-Pool/Getty Images)

Fact Check Wednesday: The State Of The Union

“We did a lot of fact checking, but actually we wound up writing about very little,” factcheck.org’s Eugene Kieley told WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot.

02/13/2013

Island Dragway (credit: Help keep Island Dragway)

Historic Island Dragway Closes In Warren County

Imagine if you could test out your car at full throttle, just to see what she can do, and do it legally. Well there was a place like that in New Jersey for 50 years.

01/24/2013

A car damaged by superstorm Sandy (credit: Jackson Yordon via Facebook)

Southampton Goes To Court Over Sandy-Damaged Cars

Environmentalists say they threaten the water supply and residents are deeply concerned, as the cars could catch fire or leak chemicals.

12/07/2012

Nick riding in the car (credit: Billie Rama)

Poll: Majority Of NJ Voters Support Idea Of Pets Being Buckled Up In Cars

Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll released Wednesday shows 45 percent of registered voters in the Garden State support a law requiring pets to be crated or wear some kind of safety restraint in the car .

09/26/2012

“I’m here with my wife and two children, ages five and two.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Mim In Morningside Heights

“My friends say it’s a little glamorous. I think it’s awesome.” – Mim and his Mercedes

08/06/2012

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Ask Asa: Do It Yourself Mechanics

Cars hitting the market these days contain more computer chips than the original Apollo 11 moon lander, and that can make it difficult to conduct routine maintainance.

06/11/2012

"I spend approximately one to 24 hours a day in it."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Dan Zevin, Author Of “Dan Gets A Minivan”

“Anyone who thinks minivans are uncool has never seen mine.” – Dan and his decked out Toyota Sienna

06/11/2012

“I need to be comfortable.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Anthony At Parish Of St. Agnes Cathedral

“I can fit a lot of junk in my trunk.” – Anthony and his Subaru Impreza 2.5i

05/21/2012

“My wife loves the seat warmers.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Sawyer At Princess Bay On Staten Island

“You can’t overstate how convenient it is to have all that space.” – Sawyer and his Honda Pilot EX

05/14/2012

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Maryland Man Struck, Killed By Cab In Hudson Square

A Maryland man was killed by a taxi in Hudson Square on Sunday morning, according to authorities.

04/29/2012

"My Godfather got it for me as a present."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Rachael At Hanson Place

“I blare my music. I roll down my windows and just jam out.” – Rachael and her Ford Fusion

04/16/2012

"It's pretty fully loaded."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Jessica At Chelsea Piers

“It has everything except for the remote start from that fun VW, Darth Vader commercial.” – Jessica and her Volkswagen Passat

04/09/2012

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