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Maurice DuBois

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Seen At 11: Medical Marijuana For Your Furry Friends

When it comes to sick pets many owners will go to great lengths to help them feel better. Now, some have started to take matters into their own hands and have turned to a remedy that isn’t even legal in some states.

11/22/2013

Washington, D.C., Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis waits in a hallway with a gun.

Seen At 11: Dos And Don’ts When Faced With Workplace Violence

Workplace violence is becoming an all too common scene — a disgruntled employee, an ex-spouse or dissatisfied client come backs to settle the score with a gun.

11/19/2013

Gregory Rocco, of Brooklyn, NY, looks at an iPhone 5C on display at the Fifth Avenue Apple store on September 20, 2013.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

‘Kill Switch’ Technology Could Deal Death Blow To Smartphone Thefts

A hidden battle is being waged over smartphones. Last year, more than 1.5-million Americans had their devices stolen but some companies are against a simple solution.

11/19/2013

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Mysterious Syndrome Leaves Victims Feeling Serious Pain

Imagine waking up to pain that is so debilitating that it prevents you from walking. It’s happening to a growing number of people and often goes undiagnosed.

11/15/2013

FILE -- New York City traffic. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Older Drivers And The Danger Ahead

The risks that New Yorkers take on the roads are getting worse every day, and some say that the hazardous conditions can be blamed on the economy.

11/11/2013

Animal CSI

New York City Uses CSI-Style Techniques To Solve Crimes Against Animals

New York City is getting tough on animal abuse, and investigators use cutting-edge technology to put them behind bars.

11/06/2013

Many lawsuits have been filed over injuries suffered from falling merchandise at big-box stores. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Beware Of Falling Merchandise At Warehouse Stores

While big-box stores are cheap and offer shoppers everything from paper towels to car tires, accidents like Espinal’s happen all the time.

10/31/2013

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota debate on Oct. 22, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Gloves Come Off: Lhota, de Blasio Trade Heated Jabs, Raise Voices In Second Debate

Mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota took jabs, raised their voices and frequently talked over each other at their second debate Tuesday, with de Blasio repeatedly accusing Lhota of “fearmongering,” and Lhota accusing de Blasio of failing to keep promises and being soft on crime.

10/22/2013

Volunteers Pitch In On Staten Island Dec. 25, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Will Your Employer Pay You To Volunteer?

More companies than ever before are giving workers paid time to do charity work, according to a recent study. Analysts say that number is expected to keep growing.

10/18/2013

Crime in New  York City parks is up 40 percent compared to last year, City Councilman Peter Vallone said. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: NYC Park Safety Called Into Question

Park safety is underfunded, and the way Parks Enforcement Patrol officers are deployed is in dire need of reform, they argue.

10/15/2013

A woman shops for clothes. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Clothing Stores Combat Wearing, Returning Items

Stores such as Bloomingdale’s are taking action by attaching what they call black or “B” tags on most dresses costing more than $150.

10/10/2013

An Apple Store customer looks at the new Apple iPhone 5C and 5S on Sept. 20, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Some Smartphones Dialing Up Motion Sickness

Experts say the advanced graphics can make the brain think you’re moving when you’re not, causing motion sickness.

10/08/2013

Scene where tree branch  fell on woman in Central Park (CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Are Falling Trees A Threat To Your Safety?

It comes out of nowhere and could happen at any time. Trees and tree branches have been crashing down creating the potential for serious injury and possibly death.

10/04/2013

Long Island Rail Road's lost and found office at Penn Station (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Long Island Rail Road Lost And Found Filled With Valuable, Bizarre Items

Of the customers who submit inquiries — about 1,500 a month — looking for lost items, 63 percent are recovered, the MTA said.

10/02/2013

Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali sacks Giants quarterback Eli Manning during the second half on Sept. 29, 2013 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Protecting Your Fantasy Football Investment

Football is a rough game and players get hurt all the time. For the 25-million Americans who play fantasy football injuries can ruin a season and cost a player big money.

09/30/2013

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