Kristine Johnson

Alcohol Vaping

CBS 2 Investigates: Dangers Of Teens ‘Vaping’ Alcohol

It’s a dangerous new high that’s getting teens drunker, faster and the consequences could be deadly.

05/13/2014

Families of some 9/11 victims protested the placement of remains inside of a museum at the 9/11 memorial. (Credit Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Move Of Unidentified Remains To National September 11 Memorial Museum Draws Protest

The unidentified remains of those killed at the World Trade Center have returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy Saturday morning.

05/10/2014

Actor Andy Karl of "Rocky the Musical" take his curtain call. (credit: Getty Images)

Underdog ‘Rocky’ The Musical Proves To Be A Broadway ‘Hit’

When Sylvester Stallone decided to remake his Oscar-winning movie into a musical, even the show’s director, Alex Timbers, wondered if it could work.

05/04/2014

Charity experts say for-profit businesses are putting "donation" bins next to actual donation bins and the clothes they collect are not being given to those in need.(Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Donation’ Bins May Be Deceiving Those Trying To Give Back

Charity experts say for-profit businesses are putting “donation” bins next to actual donation bins and the clothes they collect are not being given to those in need.

05/02/2014

The SkineePix apps makes users appear 5 to 15 pounds thinner than they are. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘New You’ Apps Make Prettier Selfies

A handful of new smartphone apps are allowing people to appear prettier, younger, even thinner in photos.

04/30/2014

Pet Flipping

Seen At 11: Thieves Cash In On ‘Pet Flipping’

Thieves are targeting dogs on the street, at the store, in cars and in backyards. Crooks steal the pooches and sell them.

04/29/2014

(Photo Illustration by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Annual Report Sheds Light On Pesticide Levels In Popular Fruits And Vegetables

A report released by a Washington D.C. watch group aimed at helping consumers make better decisions in the grocery aisle may have tarnished the apple’s healthy reputation.

04/29/2014

A home security camera (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Families Use Security Cameras For More Than Just Safety

These days, in-home security cameras are being used for more than just safety. New technology has made it easier for families to stay in touch than ever before.

04/15/2014

Doctors performing surgery. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Saving Money By Haggling For Health Care

We all know health care is not cheap, but there are actually ways to cut those costs dramatically.

04/04/2014

"Oil pulling" requires swishing oil around in the mouth for about 20 minutes. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Swear By ‘Oil Pulling’ To Provide Health, Beauty Boost

You can use oil to cook with, but would you swish it around in your mouth for 20 minutes every day, all in the name of beauty and better health?

04/02/2014

Counterfeit iPhones can include toxic chemicals and catch fire, experts say. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Counterfeit Electronics Can Be Dangerous, Fund Illegal Activity

Counterfeit electronics are flooding the market. While the items might be more affordable, they also can be dangerous and their sales could help fund terrorism and gangs.

03/31/2014

(photo credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: A Look Inside The New ‘Smart Home’

It’s no secret that many people are attached to their smartphones to the point that they almost can’t live without them. Now, technology has enabled smartphones to direct the way that people live.

03/18/2014

A smartphone (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Don’t Fall Victim To The One-Ring Scam

People from all over the world are talking about it online, and in the U.S. the Better Business Bureau has issued a warning; don’t call back, or else.

03/17/2014

(Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Pint-Sized Rentals Save Parents Big Bucks

New companies are offering parents the chance to rent high-end clothing at a fraction of the cost to buy.

03/13/2014

Some people are negatively affected by Daylight Saving Time (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Daylight Saving Time Can Be A Danger To Your Health

Daylight Saving Time may have serious health implications for some, making it a difficult, even potentially dangerous change.

03/07/2014

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