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BAYSHORE, NY - AUGUST 13:    A car is abandoned on a flooded Brooke Ave following heavy rains and flash flooding on  August 13, 2014 in Bayshore, New York. The south shore of Long Island along with the tri-state region saw record setting rain that caused roads to flood entrapping some motorists.  (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Buyer Beware! Shady Dealers Could Be Selling Water Damaged Cars With Clean Titles

Experts warn that some of the hundreds of cars that were flooded out on Long Island roadways this week could eventually show up back on the market with no evidence that they had been water-logged.

08/15/2014

Cars stranded on the Northern State Parkway in Jericho on August 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Storm Of Historic Proportions’ Dumps 13 Inches Of Rain In Some Spots Of LI

A storm that dumped nearly an entire summer’s worth of rain in parts of the Tri-State area caused major flooding in some spots, stranding motorists and snarling the morning commute.

08/13/2014

Flooding on Route 17 (Credit: : @YYB69)

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding In New York & New Jersey

CBS 2’s Dick Brennan, who was driving around in Mobile 2, said the off and on rain has been doing damage.

08/01/2014

Heavy rain falls in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, July 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Severe Storms Cut Power, Delay Flights, End Yankees Game Early

Flights were delayed by up to an hour and a half Wednesday evening, and thousands of customers lost power, as a round of severe thunderstorms pounded the area.

07/23/2014

The New York Yankees grounds crew covers the pitcher's mound with tarp for a second time on July 23, 2014 at Yankee Stadium.The game was called after four and a half innings due to rain. The New York Yankees were declared the winner over the Texas Rangers with a score of 2-1.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Top Rangers 2-1 In Rain-Shortened Game

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off All-Star ace Yu Darvish, and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in a rain-shortened game called in the fifth inning under bizarre circumstances.

07/23/2014

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5 Ways To While Away A Rainy Afternoon In NYC

Let it rain! Here are five great ways to pass the time during a rainy day.

07/15/2014

Flooding in Lakewood, New Jersey on Monday, July 14. (Credit: @mbigbrach)

Latest Round Of Storms Leaves Roads Flooded, Drivers Stranded In Tri-State

Heavy rain turned major roads into rivers and rapids in parts of the Tri-State Area Monday evening, in a round of storms that could continue off and on for more than a day to come.

07/14/2014

Frustrated concertgoers after rain forced the cancellation of part of the Hudson Project music festival in Saugerties. (Credit: CBS 2)

Rain Leaves Concertgoers Stranded, Furious At Upstate Hudson Project Festival

A group of festival fans decided not to let the rain put a damper on their fun this past weekend, but wound up furious as the rain brought the music to a halt while leaving them stranded.

07/14/2014

The tarp covers the field during a rain delay in the fifth inning between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Girardi No Fan Of MLB’s Rules On Rain-Shortened Games

Joe Girardi had just sat through a rain delay that lasted longer than the game itself. It was enough to make a manager want to throw the rule book in the trash.

07/14/2014

Flooding in Newark on June 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Floodwaters Wreak Havoc On Roads, Strand Motorists In Newark

Heavy rains turned Newark’s streets into lakes Monday, trapping people in cars all over the city.

06/09/2014

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Heavy, Soaking Rain Expected To Make Mess Of Thursday Morning Commute

A rough morning commute was expected on Thursday, as waves of pouring rain were expected to move in.

06/05/2014

Flooding on Routes 1 & 9 in Jersey City. (Credit: CBS 2)

Storms, Flash Floods Make Unofficial Start To Summer A Messy One

Even areas that managed to dodge flash floods were not safe from the storm. In Little Falls, heavy hail pelted cars and forced drivers to keep it slow.

05/24/2014

Lightning strikes during storms on Friday, May 23. (Credit: @t3nman)

Heavy Storms Bring Hail, Lightning, Floods That Leave Motorists Stranded

A round of severe storms swept into the Tri-State Area Friday evening, bringing hail, lightning, and flooding that left cars submerged in at least one area.

05/23/2014

Cars buried after a mudslide in Port Washington on May 1, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Clean Up Continues Across Tri-State After Flooding, Mudslides

Drenching downpours on Wednesday flooded out neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens and caused mudslides and washouts in Westchester, Long Island and New Jersey.

05/02/2014

Flooded streets in Howard Beach, Queens on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Tri-State Area Hit With Flooding, Mudslides Caused By Soaking Rain

The New York City Office of Emergency Management said residents impacted by Wednesday’s flooding should contact 311 to report damage to their homes or businesses. New Yorkers can also report any damage at nyc.gov/311.

05/01/2014

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