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Helping Charities Around The World This Holiday Season, Some Gifts Keep On Giving

Buying gifts that help others is a great way to get into the holiday spirit, and for anybody looking for a way to give a lovely gift while raising money for a worthy cause, the possibilities are almost endless.


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Slain Sandy Hook Teacher’s Grieving Mother, Sister Talk About Her Heroic Act

Police said the 27-year-old tried to distract gunman Adam Lanza. But when half of her class tried to run, that’s when police said Lanza opened fire.


Statue Of Liberty

Statue Of Liberty Stands Sad And Lonely Amid Destruction

The Statue of Liberty survived Sandy unscathed, but the island she lives on was so severely ravaged that it remains unsafe for visitors more than a month later.


Tennis referee Lois Goodman appears at her arraignment in Manhattan Criminal Court in August (credit:  Jefferson Siegel, Pool)

Murder Case Tossed Against Lois Goodman, Tennis Ref Accused Of Killing Husband

Citing insufficient evidence, Los Angeles prosecutors have suddenly dropped a murder case against professional tennis referee Lois Goodman in the death of her husband.


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Airplane Germs Are Everywhere, Just Waiting To Make You Sick

Someone usually tells you to “pack your patience” when you fly during the holidays. But what you should be doing is packing hand sanitizer.


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Seen At 11: Airplane Germs Are Everywhere, Just Waiting To Make You Sick

Someone usually tells you to “pack your patience” when you fly during the holidays. But what you should be doing is packing hand sanitizer. An investigation uncovered some unwelcome travel companions and how you can avoid getting sick.


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Holiday Train Show Gets Rolling At New York Botanical Garden

The annual Holiday Train Show has opened at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx.



Expert: Sandy Victims Need To Start Getting Proactive Against Mold

The water has receded from most homes, but that doesn’t mean they’re completely dried out. The damp conditions created by Superstorm Sandy leave many at risk for mold growth.


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Jersey Shore Families Beg: Just Give Us 10 Minutes To Grab Some Things

Superstorm Sandy left so much destruction along the Jersey Shore, for many, life may never be the same again. Some storm victims are desperate to get a hold of precious family memories, but haven’t been able to get back home.


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Brooklyn Waterfront Struggles Amid Devastation From Sandy

Along the Brooklyn waterfront, piles of debris lay strewn about from homes soaked with sea water and sand during Superstorm Sandy.


There are companies out there that will provide you an alibi for almost any scenario. Is it ethical? They don't seem to care. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: There’s A Market For Everything — You Can Even Buy An Alibi

Need an excuse to avoid visiting family? How about a reason to call in sick? Maybe you need to pretend you’re somewhere that you’re not? Now you can buy a customized cover-up for any scenario, an affair, and more.


President Barack Obama (R) debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on October 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida.(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

With Final Debate Over, Candidates Begin Mad Dash To Election Day

Mitt Romney and President Obama both spent Tuesday campaigning in some key battleground states.


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Doctors: Deadly Meningitis Outbreak In Southern States Could Make Its Way To N.J.

Five people have died after being injected with a steroid often used for back pain. The drug was distributed to 23 states, including New Jersey, and now officials are scrambling to see who may have been infected.


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Seen At 11: An Up Close Look At NYPD’s Anti-Terror Dive Team

There is a large part of the war on terror that is being fought in the city every day, but many New Yorkers do not see it.


Admitted killer Raul Barrera seen in court (credit: CBS 2)

Police Release Murderer’s Confession In 2011 LES Stabbing Of Sarah Coit

Barrera was initially reluctant to admit his guilt, but eventually confessed to stabbing Coit a dozen times and leaving her for dead.