Emily Smith

The lawn bowling season in Central Park runs from May through October. (Credit: CBS2)

New York Lawn Bowling Club Brings A Sport Of Kings To Central Park

It’s a sport that’s been played in the heart of Central Park for nearly a century, yet it’s something most New Yorkers don’t even know exists.

08/25/2015

Katie Fehlinger

CBS Philadelphia Meteorologist Stands Up To Cyberbullies Commenting On Pregnancy Weight

In addition to the nasty comments, Fehlinger said she has also received hundreds of messages of support.

08/21/2015

Staten Island shipwrecked boat

Shipwrecked Boat Still Outside Staten Island Homes Nearly 3 Years After Sandy

The rusted shipwrecked sailboat has been sitting there since Hurricane Sandy.

08/18/2015

An outbreak of Avian flu may be behind a spike in the prices of eggs. (Credit: CBS2)

Avian Flu Outbreak In The Midwest Drives Rising Cost Of Eggs In Manhattan

If you do the grocery shopping in your house, you have probably noticed that egg prices are going up again. It’s being blamed on an outbreak of bird flu.

08/11/2015

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Drexel University Study Finds Some Relationships Could Benefit From ‘Sexting’

A new study found that more adults are sending sext messages, and it could be beneficial to a certain stage of their relationship, but not as helpful to another.

08/10/2015

Police respond to an officer injured in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx on Aug. 7, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 NYPD Officers Injured In Bronx Home Invasion Call; 1 Suspect Still Wanted

Three police officers were injured Friday while responding to a call of a home invasion in the Bronx, and the search continued in the late afternoon for one of the suspects.

08/07/2015

Witnesses said a woman's rear windshield was smashed during a road rage incident in Midtown. (Credit: Andrew Savulich/New York Daily News via CBS2)

Road Rage Incident Leaves Glass Shattered, Mother And Kids Crying In Midtown

A road rage incident in Midtown Manhattan ended with a mother and her kids crying for help, and a second driver running from the scene.

08/04/2015

Debris is seen outside a home in Selden, New York, where residents believe a family of squatters has taken up residence. (Photo: CBS2)

Neighbors Angered Over Squatters Who’ve Taken Refuge Inside Selden, N.Y. Home

Residents in one Suffolk County community want squatters gone. Neighbors say the town of Selden or the police should take action, but their hands may be tied.

08/03/2015

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Travis Bassett talks about Legionnaire's outbreak in the Bronx. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Health Department: Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak In South Bronx Sickens 31

Symptoms of Legionnaires’ disease include headache, fatigue, loss of appetite, confusion and diarrhea. Symptoms appear between 2-10 days after exposure to Legionella bacteria.

07/29/2015

Women's Running became the first fitness or running magazine to feature a plus sized model on the cover. (Credit: CBS2)

Plus-Sized Model Makes First Ever Appearance On Cover Of Fitness Magazine ‘Women’s Running’

It’s the first time in history that a plus sized model has made the cover of a fitness or running magazine.

07/27/2015

Police investigate a fatal crash on Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow, NY on July 21, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

1 Dead In Hempstead Turnpike Crash In East Meadow

The wreck happened around 11:40 p.m. Monday.

07/21/2015

Experts say the playground you choose makes a difference in your child's social development -- and say parents should choose wisely (CBS2)

Experts Say Playground Choice Matters In Child’s Social Development

Nyla Kamlet discovered that children playing at more modern playgrounds have a better chance to learn and grow.

07/07/2015

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Town of Babylon Proposes Permit For Yard/Garage Sales

Cleaning out your clutter with a garage sale won’t likely be welcome anymore in the Town of Babylon.

07/06/2015

This  building that was constructed in 1870  once housed a hotel and later a steak restaurant. (Credit: CBS2)

Tenafly Residents Want Historic Building Spared From Demolition

It was constructed in 1870 and began as a hotel, housing a polling site where Elizabeth Cady Stanton attempted to vote.

06/29/2015

People celebrate outside the Stonewall Tavern in the West Village on June 26, 2015.  (Photo credit TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Crowds Celebrate Same-Sex Marriage Ruling At Historic Stonewall Inn

Crowds continue to celebrate at the Stonewall Inn following the Supreme Court’s landmark decision that declares same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.

06/26/2015

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