Emily Smith

The 5:53am first train of Amtrak's northbound service from 30th Street Station arrives to the platform, after last week's derailment, on May 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Amtrak Service Resumes Between Philadelphia And NYC For First Time Since Derailment

Amtrak trains began rolling on the busy Northeast Corridor early Monday, the first time in almost a week following a deadly crash in Philadelphia.

05/18/2015

The Play Together New York City daycare was alarmed when 3-year-olds ran off with a man who pretended to be luring them. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: UWS Daycare Teaches Kids Disturbing Lesson About Child Lurings

What would your child do if they were approached by a stranger? The very question may send shivers down any parent’s spine.

05/11/2015

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Is Maternity Shapewear Safe For A Growing Baby?

Miracle undergarments that flatten bumps and bulges are now being made for the baby bump.

05/04/2015

Pat Schmidt and Edward Schmidt

Police Investigating After Staten Island Couple Shot On Steps Of Home

A couple is recovering at a hospital after being shot while standing outside of their Staten Island home.

05/04/2015

baby with iPad

Experts: Giving Smartphones To Babies May Not Be A Smart Idea

You may find it surprising that a growing number of babies under the age of 1 swipe away on the smartphones and tablets. That’s according to a new pediatric survey a the Einstein Healthcare Network.

04/28/2015

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35-Year-Old Mother Of 3 Killed In Brooklyn Hit-And-Run Crash

Sidney Ramsarup, 35, was hit by an SUV just before 5:30 a.m. at East 108th Street and Glenwood Road in Canarsie, police said.

04/21/2015

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Experts: Skipping Breakfast Can Lead To Over Indulging

Nutrition experts say what you do, or don’t do at breakfast is key.

04/20/2015

Matt Harvey pitches at Citi Field in 2013 (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Get Pumped! Matt Harvey Returns To Citi Field Tuesday Night

Coming up at Citi Field, the night Mets fans have eagerly anticipated for more than a year and a half: Matt Harvey back on the mound in Queens.

04/14/2015

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Owner Of New Jersey Fireplace Business Dead After Shooting

The owner of a New Jersey fireplace and chimney business has died, after being shot multiple times during a robbery at his store.

04/13/2015

Ryan Mallon and Enrique Montanez were kicked out of this Lido Beach playground for being too old. (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Men Kicked Off Playground Say Signs Weren’t Clear

While praciting their moves last week, their camera was rolling when two town of Hempstead public safety officers told them they were too old to be there and would have to leave,

04/09/2015

The Croton-on-Hudson home where a mother was found unconscious and her 6-year-old girl dead (Credit: CBS2)

6-Year-Old Girl Dies, Mom Found Unconscious At Croton-On-Hudson Home

Police responded to the Hastings Avenue home after receiving a call Sunday from the girl’s father that he couldn’t wake her up.

04/06/2015

Patricia Almonte meets the two infants whose lives were saved because she donated her daughter's organs (Credit: CBS2)

Mother Who Donated Child’s Organs Meets Babies Whose Lives Were Saved

Patricia Almonte said she plans to honor her daughter’s life every year with a birthday party.

04/05/2015

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Man Killed, 2 Injured In Fast-Moving Fire In Rooming House On Long Island

Eleven people were inside a Long Island home early Friday morning when a fire erupted, leaving one man dead and two others injured.

04/03/2015

Councilman Stephen Levin rescued a pregnant cat, who had been shot, from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. (Credit: Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition)

Pregnant, Abused Cat Recovering After City Councilman Rescues Her From BQE

The councilman immediately took Loretta to the Brooklyn Animal Resource Coalition in Williamsburg.

03/31/2015

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‘Liquid Church’ Prepares To Hold Largest Easter Egg Hunt In New Jersey History

It will be the largest Easter egg hunt in New Jersey history, and the prizes aren’t bad either.

03/30/2015

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