Mary Calvi

The Macys balloon makes its way down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning.   (Credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Hosts Kevin Frazier, Thea Andrews Preview Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

This year, Kevin Frazier from “Entertainment Tonight” and Thea Andrews of “The Insider” will be your hosts on CBS2.

11/25/2014

Art Hurme says he was scammed for $3,000. (credit: CBS2)

NY Officials Taking Proactive Approach To Combat ‘Granny Scams’

Prosecutors in New York have launched a campaign where grandkids are being enlisted as virtual fraud fighters.

11/19/2014

Wayne Brady (credit: CBS2)

Comedian Wayne Brady Opens Up About Struggles With Depression

Wayne Brady is known for making people laugh, but the comedian made a serious revelation this week.

11/06/2014

Jammers can be used to interrupt cell phone conversations, but they come with a serious risk. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Breaking The Rules To ‘Jam’ Annoying Cell Phone Conversations

If you have ever wished that you could flip a switch and put an end to another person’s annoying phone calls, you can, but there may be a hefty price to pay.

11/03/2014

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Male Babysitters Become Part Of A Growing Trend In Child Care

For many teen girls, babysitting is a rite of passage. But now, boys have discovered that those child care gigs can bring in big bucks.

10/28/2014

Furry Friend Finder (credit: CBS 2)

Furry Friend Finder: Eli And Kingston

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Mary Calvi and John Elliott introduce us to Eli and Kingston, who are looking for homes.

10/26/2014

Archbisop of New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan arrives at the Synod Hall for the opening of the Synod on the themes of family on October 6, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Dolan: Draft Of Vatican Family Values Document Needs Revision

Cardinal Timothy Dolan told “CBS This Morning” Wednesday that a provisional document showing unprecedented opening toward gays was a rough draft that needs major reworking.

10/15/2014

Stitch Fix

Get Clothes Based On Your Preferences Online, Without Shopping

Have you ever stood in front of your closet wondering what to wear? Now, your computer could decide it for you.

09/24/2014

Everyday New Yorkers are sharing their reflections of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, for the first time at the 9/11 Museum. (Credit: CBS 2)

9/11 Museum Adds Reflections From Everyday New Yorkers For First Time

The 9/11 Museum has now added new voices to its memorial to the solemn day. For the first time, ordinary New Yorkers are being seen and heard as part of the museum.

09/09/2014

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Morning Gloryville Brings Dawn Of ‘Rave-olution’

A sunrise rave known as Morning Gloryville, happens before most people go into work and is part of what organizers call “conscious clubbing,” meaning the event is without drugs or alcohol.

08/19/2014

Capt. Joseph Barca and Shammara Hamideh (credit: CBS 2)

Yonkers Police Captain Attends Wedding Of Woman He Saved 20 Years Ago

In December 1993, Joseph Barca, who was then a sergeant, responded to a call at a home in Yonkers where little Shammara Hamideh was clinging to life.

08/18/2014

Pope Francis (R) is greeted by Pope emeritus Benedict XVI (L) as he leaves after appointing new cardinals at the consistory in the St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican on February 22, 2014. (credit: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Cardinal Dolan Reacts To Historic Ceremony As Pope Emeritus Arrives At St. Peter’s Basilica

Saturday marked the first time ever a past pope, a present pope and a number of cardinals who may be the next pope were all gathered together.

02/24/2014

Jay McGraw with Mary Calvi (credit: CBS 2)

New App Lets You See A Doctor From Wherever You Are

In the new mobile age, many people are searching for new ways to get medical care and gone may be the days of waiting in the doctor’s office.

01/15/2014

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AAA: Hands-Free Texting Still Distracting For Drivers

Using voice commands to send text messages and emails from behind the wheel, which is marketed as a safer alternative for drivers, actually is more distracting and dangerous than simply talking on a cellphone, a new AAA study found.

06/12/2013

Shane Walker

Mother Holds Out Hope For Baby Kidnapped 24 Years Ago

Three babies were abducted from three different families back in 1989 – all about the same time and in nearly the same way.

05/29/2013

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