Maurice DuBois

Kosara Mladenovic was mistakenly declared dead by the Social Security Administration. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Social Security Keystroke Mistake Declares Elderly Woman Dead

Declared dead by social security? Believe it or not, that’s what happens to thousands of living people each year.

10/03/2014

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Seen At 11: Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate Cravings

Imagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again. That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving.

09/29/2014

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Seen At 11: Thieves Going Digital To Break Into Cars

Using high-tech gadgets, thieves are getting in and out of cars in just seconds—but there are ways to prevent you from becoming a victim.

09/26/2014

Scam callers are claiming to be from the IRS and threatening to have people arrested if they don't pay up. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Scammers Pose As IRS, Threaten Arrest If You Don’t Fork Over Money

Authorities say a scam that tricks people into turning over huge amounts of cash to con artists is growing—and so far, the crooks are getting away with it.

09/19/2014

Fake tech support operators are calling computer users in an effort to hack their computers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Old Computer Hacking Scam Back With A New Twist

When Sandra Seip’s phone rang at 11 p.m., she couldn’t believe the person on the other end of the line was calling about her computer, saying the matter was urgent.

09/05/2014

Your insurance card is the latest target for identity thieves looking for free health care. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Identity Thieves May Be After Your Health Insurance

In the wrong hands your insurance card is worth a fortune. It’s actually the largest target of identity thieves who want it to obtain free health care.

08/08/2014

A new breed of games are being used to treat depression. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Doctors’ Opinions Split Over Battling Depression With Video Games

People usually play video games for fun, but as CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois reported, a new breed of games are being used to treat depression.

08/01/2014

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L.I. Law Proposes Protection For Those Rescuing Children In Hot Cars

A new law being proposed on Long Island aims to protect Good Samaritans from being sued from breaking into a vehicle to rescue a child under 8 years old, CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois reported.

07/31/2014

A woman experiences a headache. (Credit: ClipArt.com)

Seen At 11: Hypnotizing The Pain Away

Now, hypnosis may help relieve pain, including severe headaches and migraines.

07/28/2014

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

Officials: First US-Contracted Chikungunya Cases Confirmed

Chikungunya virus is not usually deadly. Symptoms include fever and joint pain, as well as muscle aches, headaches, joint swelling and rash.

07/18/2014

Authorities are warning the public about 'sliding,' in which thieves target drivers getting gas and steal items from their cars. (Credit: Live Leak/CBS 2)

Pilfered At The Pump: Cops Say Thieves Are Targeting Motorists With New ‘Sliding’ Robberies

Thieves have been targeting drivers while they’re pumping gas, it’s a new crime of opportunity that takes only seconds.

07/16/2014

FILE -- A plane takes off at LaGuardia Airport. (Credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Insured Travelers Collecting Payouts For Their Troubles

Stuart Kritz’s plane was stuck on the tarmac for two hours and he arrived in Phoenix five hours late. But he was paid for his delay.

07/02/2014

The FC Harlem soccer club stresses the basics in practice. (Credit: CBS 2)

Potential American World Cup Stars Of Tomorrow Learn Craft At FC Harlem

While the eyes of the world have been on the World Cup, there’s a small soccer club in Harlem that’s not as concerned about who wins. For them, it’s about making sure kids get professional coaching to keep them competitive on and off the field.

06/27/2014

A great dane who can't get enough playtime with a full grown deer (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Do Animals Experience Emotions Like Humans Do?

From happiness to sadness to anxiety and empathy CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois explored animals and emotion.

06/20/2014

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Seen At 11: Travelers Keeping Tabs On Luggage With GPS Tags

New GPS technology can help you keep track of your luggage, even if it gets lost at the airport.

06/16/2014

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