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A mysterious white flag is seen on top of the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Brooklyn Bridge Flags Back On US Soil

NYPD spokesman Sgt. Carlos Nieves said Friday that the flags are in the United States.

08/22/2014

Garwood Muslim Flag

Islamic Flag Flying Outside Garwood Home Draws Controversy Among Neighbors

A New Jersey man’s expression of religious freedom is stirring up controversy after residents raised concerns over a flag flying outside his home.

08/13/2014

Emergency services officers remove a mysterious white flag from the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Massive NYPD Response Day After Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Incident

A massive police presence surrounded the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday – even with counterterrorism officers walking the beat – a day after unidentified vandals breached the security of the iconic span to replace the American flags with white flags.

07/23/2014

The Cedar Crest retirement community in Pompton Plains, N.J. mounted 250 flags on Memorial Day to honor veterans. (Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Retirement Home Puts Out 250 Flags To Honor Local Veterans

A New Jersey retirement community honored its residents with an awesome array of flags this Memorial Day.

05/26/2014

Pedestrians at two busy intersections in Metuchen, N.J., may now use flags to protect them while crossing the street. (Credit: CBS 2)

Pedestrians In Metuchen, N.J., Wave Flags To Warn Motorists

A New Jersey town has decided to fly the flag to stop car-into-pedestrian accidents, placing flags at dangerous crosswalks for walkers to use.

02/06/2013

Shadow of man with flag (file / credit: Pascal Rondeau/Getty Images)

Metuchen To Use Flags To Improve Safety On The Streets

If the presence of a person in a crosswalk doesn’t stop drivers, maybe a bright, orange or yellow flag will. That’s the idea in Metuchen.

02/06/2013

Joe Girardi (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images), challenge flag (credit: Karl Walter/Getty Images)

Palladino: Come On Girardi, There’s No Flag-Throwing In Baseball!

Joe Girardi theorized if a manager’s got a beef, he could throw a little challenge flag. Oh, brother. It’s as laughable as using lasers to call balls and strikes, and don’t think that hasn’t been suggested before.

06/19/2012

(credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Governor Cuomo Orders Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Naval Officer

Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a directive for flags on all state buildings to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday.

04/29/2012