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Comedian Joan Rivers died on Sept. 4, 2014 a week after suffering complications during a routine throat procedure at a doctor’s office. She was 81. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Report Claims Multiple Failures In Joan Rivers’ Treatment At Endoscopy Clinic

Joan Rivers did not consent to a laryngoscopy during which she lost consciousness due to lack of oxygen – and never regained consciousness before she died.

11/10/2014

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The Food Of The Future? 3D Printer Claims It Can Cut Back On Cooking Prep Time

A new device using 3D printing technology claims it can make your food preparation much less of a hassle.

11/06/2014

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2 NYPD Cops Arraigned In Alleged Beating Of Teen Suspect

Officer David Afanador is charged with felony assault, and Tyrane Isaac is charged with misdemeanor assault.

11/05/2014

A senior center at Our Lady Of Pompeii church in Greenwich Village may be forced to move. (Credit: CBS2)

Archdiocese Plans To Probe Pending Closure Of Senior Center At Greenwich Village Church

A senior center in Greenwich Village has been in the same spot for years, but now it may have to move.

11/04/2014

Habitat for Humanity works to repair a Coney Island home damaged by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

New York Marks Second Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy

On the second anniversary of the day Superstorm Sandy devastated New York, many people are still recovering — and waiting for funding.

10/29/2014

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Man Upset By Crackdown On Gravestone Items At Hempstead Cemetery

The town claims the crackdown is strictly a maintenance issue, but critics argue it’s disrespectful.

10/29/2014

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Smartphone App Helps College Students Feel Safer On Campus

New Jersey’s Montclair State University recently started offering students the free “Guardian” app. It comes with an emergency button that triggers an alarm at the campus police station.

10/22/2014

A taxi is viewed on September 4, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Cab Drivers Hope Simple Sign Will Improve On The Job Safety

A Labor Department study said that taxi drivers are 20 times more likely to be killed on the job than other workers. Now, fed up cabbies want action.

10/21/2014

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Monica Lewinsky Breaks Public Silence, Says She Was ‘Patient Zero’ In Cyberbullying Epidemic

Monica Lewinsky says she was “patient zero” in a cyberbullying epidemic that has since been blamed for teen suicides and celebrity exploitation.

10/20/2014

Exterior of the Center for Disease Control (CDC) headquarters is seen on October 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Health Officials Defend Their Response To Ebola

The federal government is ramping up its response to the Ebola crisis after a second Dallas nurse became ill and it was disclosed that she had been cleared to fly a day before her diagnosis.

10/16/2014

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President Obama: Ebola Monitoring Must Be ‘More Aggressive’

A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive for the disease, the Texas Department of State Health Services said.

10/15/2014

Imam Al-Hajj Talib Abdur-Rashid speaks at a news conference outside City Hall on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Imams In NYC Denounce Violent Extremism

About a dozen imams from mosques in all five of New York City’s boroughs have gathered Tuesday to denounce violent extremist acts around the world.

10/14/2014

Pope Francis chats with cardinals as he arrives at the Synod Hall for the Synod on the themes of family on Oct. 6, 2014 in Vatican City. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Vatican Document Signals Possible Shift In Attitude Toward Gays, Unmarried Couples

A two-week meeting of bishops on family issues arrived at its halfway point with a document summarizing the closed-door debate so far. No decisions were announced, but the tone of the report was one of almost-revolutionary acceptance, rather than condemnation.

10/13/2014

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The Bronx Looks To Catch Up As Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens Enjoy Real Estate Boom

Neighborhoods around the city have seen a real estate boom, but the Bronx has lagged behind. Even so, change is happening in the most unlikely places.

10/10/2014

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella delivers keynote remarks during the 2014 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference July 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. Nadella spoke on 'his vision for our joint success in a mobile-first, cloud-first world' during the annual event. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Apologizes For Saying Women Don’t Need To Ask For A Raise

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don’t need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.

10/10/2014

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