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Kristine Johnson

French Bulldog puppies  (file/credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: New Breed Of Apps Put High-Tech Pet Help At Your Fingertips

From transporting to walking to feedings, and more the latest apps put high-tech pet help right at your fingertips.

08/15/2014

The aftermath after a truck hit an overpass on the Meadowbrook State Parkway. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigates: When Low Overpasses Meet Tractor-Trailers The Results Can Be Disastrous

There is a growing danger on the road in the New York area. Trucks have been hitting overpasses at an alarming rate, causing delays on your ride to work.

08/11/2014

Ashley and Jeff Cader are among those who have decided they need a 'marriage sabbatical' after a big argument. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Love On The Rocks? Some Couples Solve Problems With ‘Marriage Sabbaticals’

Research has shown that when we take a break from work it can refresh our minds and make us more productive.

08/04/2014

Gama Droiville speaks to CBS 2 in July 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gama Droiville, Brooklyn Teen Shot In The Eye, Talks About Recovery

He was a happy-go-lucky teenager who loved nothing more than to sing in his church choir. But Gama Droiville’s life changed in an instant when he was caught in crossfire.

07/31/2014

Thermostat (file/credit: clipart.com)

New Study Shows Simple Thermostat Adjustment Can Boost Metabolism

A new study published by the American Diabetes Association shows something as simple as lowering your thermostat can boost your metabolism, CBS 2’s Kristine Johnson reported.

07/30/2014

The Theradome hair restoration helmet. (Photo: Theradome Company)

Seen At 11: The Hair Helmet

Millions of Americans suffer from hair loss and they spend millions of dollars on treatments to restore their hair. But now technology is opening the door to a new non-surgical, non-invasive option that you can use in your own home.

07/25/2014

StubHub website. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Manhattan DA: Thieves Got Into More Than 1,000 StubHub Accounts

Six people have been indicted in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users’ accounts and fraudulently buy tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said.

07/23/2014

You can turn your phone or tablet into a virtual mirror. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Shoppers Turn Phones, Tablets Into Virtual Mirrors

For a lot of people, shopping means having to make too many decisions. But not anymore.

07/14/2014

Westchester artist Donald Robertson has taken his Andy Warholesque art to Instagram. (Credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Artist Sees Popularity Skyrocket Thanks To Social Media

As a cosmetics company founder, Donald Robertson has a fashion sense, but it’s his keen eye for instant images that’s attracting attention.

07/14/2014

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Seen At 11: Online Couples Counseling

Couples are seeking help from real live therapists, doing the session all on the Internet.

06/27/2014

Former "America's Next Top Model" candidate and MTV personality Kim Stolz is the author of "Unfriending My Ex: And Other Things I'll Never Do." (Credit: CBS 2)

Kim Stolz Says Social Media Ruined Her Personal Relationships

a New York City woman said it has all led to a modern-day addiction. She learned that staying in touch could actually make people out of touch.

06/25/2014

Westchester, Bronx Robbery Defendants

Seen At 11: Life Imitates Art In Ruthless Crime Spree

A ruthless gang of criminals led a violent, 2 year crime spree that spread from the city to the suburbs.

06/23/2014

Rent a Gent offers 'dates' for rent for $200 per hour. No sex of any kind is allowed. (Credit: CBS 2/Rent a Gent)

Seen At 11: Rental Services Offering Companions For A Price

Renting men and women as dates is one of a growing number of new services that offer companions for just about any reason or occasion with just one rule: no sex of any kind.

06/18/2014

Cases of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus have been confirmed in 15 states. (Credit: CBS 2)

U.S. Officials Keep Close Eye On ‘Miserable’ Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus

First there was West Nile virus. Now health experts are warning about another virus carried by mosquitoes.

06/16/2014

CoolSculpting, which freezes fat cells, was approved by the FDA in April. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Looking For Slimmer Bodies Freezing The Fat Off

Some people are literally freezing the fat right off their bodies using a new treatment called “CoolSculpting.”

06/12/2014

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