Cindy Hsu

Susannah Mushatt Jones the world's oldest person will turn 116 next week. (Credit: CBS2)

Brooklyn Woman, World’s Oldest Person To Turn 116 Next Week

Somebody in Brooklyn is going to be buying a lot of birthday candles. The borough is home to the world’s oldest person, and she’s about to celebrate another birthday.

06/26/2015

Man drowns in Blue Heron Lake (CBS2)

Worker Installing Irrigation Pump In Blue Heron Lake In Westchester Drowns

A day at work on the water in Westchester County ended in tragedy Thursday.

06/25/2015

The Consumer Electronics Show brought the latest and greatest tech products to Chelsea (Credit: CBS2)

Latest And Greatest Gadgets Are On Display At Consumer Electronics Week

If you love gadgets and electronics the latest and greatest products are being unveiled in Chelsea.

06/24/2015

Louis Shoe Rebuilders (Credit: CBS2)

Longtime Empire State Building Shoe Repair Shop Loses Lease

A shoe repair shop in the Empire State Building that predates its construction is getting the boot.

06/19/2015

A therapy dog at Northern Highlands Regional High School in Bergen County, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Therapy Dogs Help NJ High School Students Deal With Stress

Therapy dogs help people who are sick or have been through traumatic events. Now, some dogs are helping students deal with the stress of high school.

06/18/2015

New York City students have been learning about hydroponic farming in Greenhouse Project Classrooms. (Credit: CBS2)

Greenhouse Project Classrooms Give Students Hands On Experience With Conservation

Kids from a group of New York City schools are showing off how they would conserve the environment.

06/12/2015

The Old Bridge High School band is traveling to France Tuesday night to help commemorate the 71st D-Day Anniversary in Normandy. (CBS2)

Old Bridge High School Band Travels To France To Commemorate 71st D-Day Anniversary

For many members, this will be their first trip outside the United States.

06/03/2015

The Collectivity Project

Channel Your Inner Builder With Lego Exhibit On The High Line

The artist, Olafur Eliasson, was also behind the public art project New York City Waterfalls along the East River in 2008.

06/03/2015

The advocacy group 'Women on 20s' has picked Harriet Tubman in a proposal to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. (Credit: CBS2)

New York City Council Caucus Joins Push To Put Woman On $20 Bill

A campaign to get a woman’s face on the $20 bill has gained steam online, and local politicians have also gotten involved.

05/16/2015

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‘Dad Bod’ Is Latest Trend For Men

“Dad bod” is the trending term for men’s bodies with just a little bit of a gut, but not considered overweight.

05/15/2015

Fourth-graders at P.S. 128 in Washington Heights are taught to dance. (credit: CBS2)

Washington Heights Fourth-Graders Learn Life Lessons Through Dance

At P.S. 128 in Washington Heights, fourth-graders are learning everything from swing to the foxtrot to the tango. But they’re also learning about teamwork and respect.

05/14/2015

FILE -- NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton  (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Commissioner Bratton Offers Condolences After 2 Officers Killed In Mississippi

Curtis Banks, 26, told a reporter he was not involved in the killings of the two officers in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

05/10/2015

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Moms List Best, Worst Mother’s Day Gifts They’ve Received

CBS2’s Cindy Hsu talked to moms to find out the best and worst gifts they’ve ever received on their special day.

05/07/2015

Police are looking into a casket that was abandoned on May 5, 2015 in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Abandoned Casket With Human Remains Found In Brooklyn

A person found a casket filled with garbage and skeletal human remains in it on Pilling Street adjacent to the Evergreens cemetery Tuesday.

05/06/2015

A woman being rescued from a house fire in Centereach, New York on May 3, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Police, Neighbor Rescue Centereach Woman From House Fire

The woman, Rosemarie Donnelly, and the neighbor, Thomas Earl, 43, were rushed to Stony Brook University Hospital with back injuries.

05/03/2015

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