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Researchers at Ohio State University asked couples to stick a pin in a voodoo doll when they became frustrated with their partners. (credit: CBS 2)

Study: Hunger Drives Arguments Among Spouses

Researchers at Ohio State University have found that people with low blood sugar are more likely to lash out at their partners.

04/15/2014

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Will April Showers Bring Any Flowers?

The flowers we normally see blooming this time of year aren’t, and the weather is largely to blame.

04/02/2014

Crews on Long Island have started preparing Jones Beach for the summer beach season.(Credit: CBS 2)

Crews Begin Preparing Long Island Beaches For Start Of Summer Season

Beach prep has started on Long Island. For the next seven weeks crews will be working hard to get Jones Beach ready for summer crowds.

04/01/2014

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Study: Parental Involvement Has Little To No Impact On Kids’ Grades

Researchers analyzed 30 years worth of data, tracking the different ways parents participate in their children’s academic lives — helping with homework, observing a child’s class and volunteering at their school — and the impact they have.

03/31/2014

Christopher M. Miller mug shots from 1999 (L) and 2014 (credit: NJ Department of Corrections/Toms River Police)

Cops: Man Robs Same NJ Store He Robbed 15 Years Earlier On Day After Release From Prison

According to Toms River, N.J. police, Christopher M. Miller was arrested for allegedly stealing the cash register drawer from a Stride Rite shoe store on March 22. He was released from South Woods State Prison in Bridgeton, N.J. on March 21.

03/25/2014

Stranded students from Fort Hamilton High School. One of three buses carrying students back from Disney World broke down late Sunday night. The students have been stranded. (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn HS Students On Trip To Disney World Left Stranded On Side Of Highway

Imagine sending your child on a school trip only to get a phone call in the middle of the night saying they’re stranded about 1,000 miles from home.

03/24/2014

A group of high school students in New Jersey went to Israel on March 18, 2014, to run in the Jerusalem Half Marathon for charity. (Photo: CBS 2)

N.J. High School Students To Run In Jerusalem Half Marathon For Charity

A group of Garden State high school students were on their way overseas Tuesday to run in a very special race.

03/18/2014

A latte (credit: CBS 2)

Coffee Drinkers Paying Up For Higher-Quality Cups Of Joe

A single cup of latte costs $10 at Budin, a Scandinavian coffee bar in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The drink is a licorice-flavored Danish brew.

03/11/2014

"Dance Mom" Kelly Hyland appeared in Bronx Criminal court on Monday. (Credit CBS 2)

‘Dance Mom’ Kelly Hyland Appears In Bronx Court To Face Assault Charge

Kelly Hyland was a world away from the set of “Dance Moms”, the series that made her famous. The show follows a dance team as they rehearse, travel, and compete each week.

03/10/2014

FILE -  A woman carries roses through the slush of Union Square. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Sunday-Monday Snowstorm Could Now Dump Up To 10 Inches

As if there hadn’t been enough of them already, yet another winter storm is coming – and just in time to make the Monday morning commute a disaster.

03/01/2014

90-year-old artist Dorothy Krakovsky's painting 'Untitled,' on display at Soapbox Gallery (credit: Dorothy Krakovsky via Soapbox Gallery)

90-Year-Old’s Paintings On Display At Brooklyn Art Gallery

Dorothy Krakovsky was a single mother and a U.S. Navy reservist during World War II. Now, after 50 years as a frustrated artist, some of her recent work is on display at the Soapbox Gallery in Brooklyn.

02/26/2014

An SUV is parked on a mound of snow and ice along a road on Feb. 18, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Alternate Side Parking Rules Back In Effect

Several snowstorms forced city officials to suspend the rules for much of February, but now enough snow has been removed or melted.

02/24/2014

Actor Alec Baldwin leaves court after testifying against an alleged stalker on Nov. 12, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Alec Baldwin: ‘I Can’t Live In New York Anymore’

In the most recent issue of New York Magazine, the actor said the paparazzi have become more aggressive with the city’s celebrity residents.

02/24/2014

People shovel snow in Manhattan on Feb. 18, 2014. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

The Big Thaw: Snow Buildup, Ice Creates Menace On High Rises, Suburban Homes

Sidewalks around many buildings have been cordoned because of falling icicles and rock-hard chunks of frozen snow, a situation that experts warn could get worse over the next few days as a thaw sets in.

02/19/2014

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From Potholes To Power Outages: Winter Weather Takes Toll On Tri-State Area

Weekly snowstorms are creating major headaches across the Tri-State area and things are likely to get worse before they get better.

02/17/2014

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