Nina and Papa (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Woman Cited After Pit Bulls Found Emaciated, Chained To Tree

On Dec. 8, Officer James Johnson responded to a 911 call about two neglected pit bulls at a home on Lincoln Avenue in Deer Park, Suffolk County police said.


FILE - A taxi sign is seen in New York City (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Nina In New York: Perhaps Our Brains Are Off-Duty

Not satisfied with blaring televisions, reading lights and phone chargers (soon to come), not to mention brand new Jetsons-worthy fleets, they now turn to the evidently vexing issue of roof lights.

CBS New York–10/14/2011

Pizza (credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar. File)

Nina In New York: With Pizza and Justice for All

Every year or so—more often, if we’re lucky—we get a tale of a politician or other moralizing public figure whose fall from grace is so pitch-perfect, so witty, that we can’t help but appreciate the poetry.

CBS New York–04/13/2011