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Swastikas are seen on garage doors at a house in Selden, NY - Aug 12, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

Swastikas Painted On Garage Doors Of L.I. Home

An apparent anti-Semitic hate crime has a father in fear on Long Island, and he isn’t Jewish.

08/12/2010

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RATS! It’s An Invasion In Manhattan!

NYC rat infestations are especially acute in Lower Manhattan, where many construction sites disturb their ancient underground nest.

08/12/2010

The municipal building - Orange, NJ - File Photo

NJ Town Tries To Do Something About Real Estate Slump

If you drive around some neighborhoods in Orange, you see for sale signs on boarded up homes, signs of the real estate slump and a depressed local economy.

08/11/2010

A sign welcoming people to Wyandanch, NY - File / Photo: Vision Long Island

Wyandanch Revitalization Would Displace Businesses

The price of progress in downtown Wyandanch has battle lines drawn between town officials and some businessmen.

08/11/2010

Police officers and other emergency workers are seen at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 13, 2001 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

9/11 Responder Calls Settlement Offer An "Insult"

People who worked at Ground Zero and got sick from the toxic dust are finding out exactly how much they’ll get from a $712-million settlement.

WCBS 880–08/10/2010

Police officers and other emergency workers are seen at the World Trade Center site - New York, NY - Sep 13, 2001 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

9/11 Responder Calls Settlement Offer An “Insult”

People who worked at Ground Zero and got sick from the toxic dust are finding out exactly how much they’ll get from a $712-million settlement.

WCBS 880–08/10/2010

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NYPD Expands Possible S.I. Bias Crime Investigation

NEW YORK (CBS 2) – Police on Staten Island were expanding their investigation into possible bias attacks against the Latino community.

CBS 2–07/30/2010

Childhood obesity (credit: AP Photo/Gary Kazanjian)

New Program Aims to Fight Childhood Obesity

The problem is getting much worse: Nearly half of young people in the United States are overweight or obese.

CBS 2–07/29/2010

Ricky Lynch - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Man Accused of Stealing His Son’s Identity

Police say that, for 15 years, Ricky Lynch, Sr. of Freeport used his son’s Social Security information to obtain loans cash checks and apparently get a driver’s license.

WCBS 880–07/28/2010

Ricky Lynch - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Man Accused of Stealing His Son's Identity

Police say that, for 15 years, Ricky Lynch, Sr. of Freeport used his son’s Social Security information to obtain loans cash checks and apparently get a driver’s license.

WCBS 880–07/28/2010

Burglaries Have Franklin Lakes Residents On Edge

Burglars periodically target Franklin Lakes because it has very nice homes and an easy getaway on Route 208, but they typically strike when no one is at home.

WCBS 880–07/28/2010

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