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Police say this man did not own or control a Lower East Side apartment he was showing, but took $4,400 from a would-be renter and ran. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Took $4,400 For LES Apartment He Didn’t Control

Police were searching Friday evening for a suspect who allegedly took $4,400 from a prospective tenant at a Lower East Side apartment he did not really own or represent.

09/12/2014

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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.

07/11/2014

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Where To Buy A Cheap Car Online

In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.

06/16/2014

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How To Sell My Car Fast

When you need your old car gone in a hurry, there are several good ways to balance minimizing the hassle and getting the best price.

06/09/2014

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Scammers Posed As Better Business Bureau In Attempt To Rip-Off Desperate Job Seekers

The consumer group is known for protecting people from all sorts of scams, but it recently became the victim of one.

05/27/2014

California Chrome #3, ridden by Victor Espinoza, crosses the finish line to win the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Jim Dietz/Getty Images)

Belmont Stakes Ticket Demand And Prices Soar Following Nasal Strip Ruling

As the surge in ticket sales shows, it is in everyone’s best interests for California Chrome to be at Belmont Park on June 7.

05/19/2014

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Cops: L.I. Pair Bilked Potential Tenants Out Of Thousands In Craigslist Scam

The pair allegedly took deposits from eight people totaling $7,000. Police said they pocketed the cash and never rented out the Port Jefferson Station room.

05/17/2014

A woman rides the Seinfeld Subway on May 12, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Television)

WATCH: Craigslist Missed Connections, As Read By Mets And Yankees

The Subway Series is over, but we have another winner. That would be us, because we get to watch this video.

05/16/2014

Positive Pregnancy Tests

Seen At 11: Positive Pregnancy Tests Up For Sale Online

Used positive pregnancy tests can be found for sale all over the Internet. And those involved said people are snapping them up – with less-than-ethical motivations.

05/07/2014

Fake Giants Tickets

3 Arrested For Allegedly Selling Fake Giants Tickets

Three men have been arrested for allegedly selling fake tickets to New York Giants games, and a renewed call has been issued to be careful where you buy.

11/20/2013

Rabbi Noah Muroff returned $98,000 he found in a desk he bought on Craigslist. (credit: CBS 2)

Conn. Rabbi Returns $98,000 Found In Desk He Bought On Craigslist

Rabbi Noah Muroff of New Haven purchased the desk for $150.

11/12/2013

Bay Ridge Spa

Brooklyn DA Shuts Down 5 ‘Spas,’ Indicts 12 On Prostitution Allegations

The Brooklyn District Attorney’s office has shut down five “spas” that were allegedly fronts for prostitution, and indicted 12 people.

09/09/2013

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S.I. Man Accused Of Trying To Sell Baby On Craigslist Pleads Not Guilty

Paul Marquez, 23, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, harassment and a social service violation of authority to place or board out children. He was being held in lieu of $1,000 bail.

08/06/2013

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Staten Island Man Accused Of Trying To Sell Baby On Craigslist For $100

Paul Marquez, 23, posted an ad on the website twice late last month offering a baby for sale for $100, law enforcement sources said.

08/05/2013

FILE - Passengers wait on a subway platform in NYC. (credit: CBS 2)

Study: New Yorkers Find Most ‘Missed Connections’ On Subway

A recent study found, perhaps unsurprisingly, that the largest number of New Yorkers who place Missed Connections posts on Craigslist find their objects of adoration on the subway.

03/06/2013

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