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A summer thunderstorm slammed a Poconos resort that is popular with guests from New York and New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Summer Thunderstorm Slams Poconos Resort Popular With Guests From NY, NJ

A summer thunderstorm dumped rain on a Poconos resort that is popular with people from New York and New Jersey.

08/22/2014

Businesses hope the 'Brooklyn Made' logo will draw attention to their products. (Credit:CBS 2)

Businesses Look To ‘Brooklyn Made’ Logo To Make Products Stand Out

Brooklyn has become the ‘it’ borough, and some companies claim that their products are made there. Soon 4 dozen businesses will be able to prove it.

08/19/2014

It was so chilly at local beaches that even lifeguards were bundled up. (Credit: CBS 2)

In Spite Of Chilly Summer Weather Some New Yorkers Still Braved The Beach

It has not exactly been a stereotypical hazy, hot, and humid New York City summer. There have only been a few days with temperatures above 90 degrees.

08/15/2014

The Prospect Park Alliance is enlisting volunteers to help fight an invasive species of grass. (Credit: CBS 2)

Alliance Says Invasive ‘Phragmites’ Grass Isn’t Welcome In Prospect Park

It may be green, but it isn’t welcome in Prospect Park. Landscapers say a species of invasive grass has got to go.

08/08/2014

Authorities are warning the public about 'sliding,' in which thieves target drivers getting gas and steal items from their cars. (Credit: Live Leak/CBS 2)

Pilfered At The Pump: Cops Say Thieves Are Targeting Motorists With New ‘Sliding’ Robberies

Thieves have been targeting drivers while they’re pumping gas, it’s a new crime of opportunity that takes only seconds.

07/16/2014

New Yorkers were surprised to find out that pieces of the Berlin Wall now reside on the East Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Even Lifelong New Yorkers Are Surprised By Some Of The Big Apple’s Hidden Secrets

There are enough secrets in the Big Apple to surprise even lifelong New Yorkers, you just need to know where to look.

07/07/2014

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Annual AIDS Walk Seeks To Raise Awareness About Prevention And Treatment Of HIV, AIDS

In 2013, the event drew some 30,000 walkers who participated to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS and to raise money for prevention and treatment.

05/17/2014

New research shows that daily aspirin use may not be beneficial for everyone and could come with some serious side effects. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Study Says Only A Select Few Will Benefit From Aspirin Therapy

For years, doctors have told almost everyone of middle age or older to take a daily aspirin to thin the blood.

05/06/2014

Bree Walker

Seen At 11: TV News Pioneer Bree Walker Says Alcohol Spun Her Out Of Control

Former television news anchor Bree Walker made history two decades ago for reporting with a disability. But Walker is now in the headlines again – this time not for her triumphs, but for her dramatic downward spiral.

05/01/2014

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CBS 2 Exclusive: Taxi Driver Goes To Extremes To Escape Thief

A suspected carjacker was caught on video early Monday, as he clung to the side of a taxi while it sped down the Bruckner Expressway in the Bronx.

04/28/2014

Crown Heights police-involved shooting (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Injured In Crown Heights Police-Involved Shooting

The police officers were called to the apartment in Crown Heights for an alleged domestic dispute.

02/22/2014

Anti-apartheid leader and member of the African National Congress (ANC) Nelson Mandela raises fist while addressing a crowd of residents from the Phola park squatter camp on September 05, 1990 in Tokoza. (TREVOR SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Nelson Mandela’s Body Returns Home Ahead Of Burial

As motorcyclists in uniform and armored personnel carriers escorted the vehicle carrying Mandela’s casket to the family compound, people lining the route sang, applauded and, in some cases, wept.

12/14/2013

One of the suspects wanted in connection with an attack on two people at the Dekalb Ave subway stop. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops: Group Wanted In Connection With Halloween Attack At BK Subway Stop

Surveillance video has been released of a group of suspects accused in a violent attack that took place on Halloween night.

12/05/2013

Javier Contreras (CBS 2)

UES Woman Embraces The Holiday Spirit, Buys New Coat For Shooting Victim

Earlier this week, Contreras spoke with CBS 2 about the fear that he felt when he was shot. Upper East Side resident Fran Black saw the report and took action.

11/28/2013

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Holiday Shopping: What Not To Buy Men

Men dish on what they think are the most overdone and uninteresting holiday gifts to receive.

11/25/2013

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