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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

A Malaysia Airlines plane.  (Credit: ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Chinese Ship Searching For Malaysian Airliner Detects ‘Pulse Signal’

China’s official news agency says a Chinese ship that is part of the multinational search effort looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has detected a “pulse signal” in southern Indian Ocean waters.

04/05/2014

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Satellite Images Offer Possible Signs Of Wreckage From Missing Malaysian Plane

A satellite image released by China on Saturday offered the latest sign that wreckage from a Malaysia Airlines plane lost for more than two weeks could be in a remote stretch of the southern Indian Ocean where planes and ships have been searching for three days.

03/22/2014

People stand beside the arrival board showing the flight MH370 (top-red) at the Beijing Airport after news of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane disapeared on March 8, 2014. Malaysia Airlines said a flight carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing went missing early on March 8, and the airline was notifying next of kin in a sign it expected the worst. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Malaysia Airlines Flight To Beijing Goes Missing; 4 Americans, Including Infant On Board

The Boeing 777-200 aircraft, which was headed to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur, had 227 passengers — including two infants — and 12 crew members on board, the airline said in a statement to CBS News.

03/07/2014

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Man Charged In Christmas Day Shooting That Left 1 Dead On Long Island

A suspect has been arrested and charged in a Christmas Day shooting that left one man dead, and three others wounded, in Medford, Long Island.

03/07/2014

File photo of Chen Guangbiao from September 2010 (credit: Getty Images)

Chinese Tycoon Brings 2 Women Burned In Tiananmen Square Protest To NYC For Surgery

An eccentric Chinese billionaire told reporters Tuesday that he has brought to two women to New York City to undergo surgery for disfiguring burns they suffered when they set themselves on fire during a protest in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square in 2001.

01/07/2014

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Woman Charged After Allegedly Being Busted Burglarizing Home On Webcam

A woman has been charged after a Long Island homeowner allegedly broke into his house while he was on vacation in China, only to get caught as he watched his home on a webcam.

12/22/2013

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Police: L.I. Man Used Webcam, Saw Break-In All The Way From China

Nassau County police said a home webcam helped a man spot someone breaking into his house when he himself was all the way in China.

12/21/2013

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Schumer: Chicken Slaughtered, Raised In China Could Pose Major Risk

Chicken from China has officials on alert, including U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)

11/10/2013

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FDA Proposes Rules To Make Animal Food Safer

Like rules proposed earlier this year for human food, they would focus on preventing contamination before it begins.

10/25/2013

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FDA Calls Jerky Treat-Related Pet Illnesses ‘Elusive, Mysterious Outbreak’

The FDA said Tuesday that 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have suffered from illnesses related to the treats and nearly 600 of those pets have died.

10/23/2013

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FDA: Over 3,600 Pets Sickened, 580 Dead After Eating Jerky Treats

More than 3,600 pets have gotten sick, and 580 have died, from jerky treats that were largely imported from China, the Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday.

10/22/2013

New York Sen. Charles Schumer (file/credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Schumer Wants Tougher Standards For Chinese Chicken

Sen. Chuck Schumer says he wants the U.S. Department of Agriculture to make it tougher on processed chickens that will soon come from China for sale in the United States.

09/15/2013

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Rep. Israel Demands Only American Products Be Sold At National Parks

Long Island U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that it is ridiculous that most of the products sold in our national parks are made in other countries and has proposed legislation to do something about it.

07/03/2013

The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is seen from Chopper 880 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Lawmaker: MTA Should Be Buying Local For Verrazano Bridge Steel

More than $2 million of high-tech steel has been pressed into service to replace the upper deck of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, and it is coming from China.

06/22/2013

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