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"Rolling Stone" Rape On Campus story (credit: CBS2)

Columbia Journalism School Dean: Rolling Stone College Rape Story Rife With Bad Journalism

The Columbia Graduate School of Journalism said in the Sunday report that the magazine’s shortcomings “encompassed reporting, editing, editorial supervision and fact-checking.”

04/06/2015

The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house is seen on the University of Virginia campus on December 6, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia. On Friday, Rolling Stone magazine issued an apology for discrepencies that were published in an article regarding the alleged gang rape of a University of Virginia student by members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. (Photo by Jay Paul/Getty Images)

Rolling Stone Magazine Apologizes, Retracts Rape Story After Columbia University Report

Columbia’s report said the article alleging rape on the University of Virginia campus was a “story of journalistic failure that was avoidable.”

04/05/2015

Children on a playground. (Credit: CBS 2)

City Comptroller Calls On Parks Dept. To Make Playgrounds Safer

City Comptroller Scott Stringer said park injury claims have cost tax payers $20 million.

03/01/2015

Brendan Jordan (credit: Family Handout)

Report: Locks Weren’t Secured On Bench That Killed New Milford Boy

Brendan Jordan was playing with a soccer ball during a indoor recreation soccer program at Berkley Street Elementary School on Jan. 7 when the bench came crashing down.

01/17/2015

State Sen. Adriano Espaillat speaks at a news conference on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Officials Release Report On Overcrowding At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital’s ER

The report comes on the heals of a public hearing held in early December on overcrowding at the facility.

01/14/2015

(Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Smirnoff Ice)

City Official Joins Public Advocate Letitia James In Call For Better Safety For Nail Salon Workers

Charlene Obernauer, who heads the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health, said the state’s 5,000 nail salons use a toxic cocktail of chemicals.

09/20/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Claims Ravens Knew All About Details Of Rice Video Back In February

A published report Friday claimed that Baltimore Ravens team executives knew about the details of the domestic violence incident Ray Rice and his now-wife Janay Rice not long after it happened.

09/19/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Report: NYC Health Department Underreporting Deaths Caused By Accidents, Preventable Medical Complications

The health department’s bureau of vital statistics reported only a fraction of deaths caused by accidents or preventable medical complications compared to the medical examiner’s office.

05/25/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Residents Await Report On Sandy Hook Massacre

Nearly a year after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn., many have been anticipating a report outlining the events of that tragic day.

11/24/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Shows Increase In NYPD Police-Involved Shootings For 2012

A new report has said the number of NYPD officers who fired their guns, and the number of suspects they killed, increased in 2012 compared with the year before.

11/19/2013

The front window of Barneys New York(Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Barneys Staff Had Nothing To Do With Alleged Profiling Incidents

In a report released Tuesday, Barneys said it never asked its employees to check out two African-American customers who said they were victims of racial profiling.

11/19/2013

Reality Weekly Launch Event Hosted By Isabella Barrett

Lawmakers: Lack Of Labor Protections Allows For Abuse Of Child Models

New York state lawmakers joined former child models Sunday to release a report detailing the lack of labor protections for children who work as models.

06/09/2013

State Senators are proposing legislation that would warn parents about violations by city day care centers. (Credit CBS 2)

Report: Conditions At Some City Day Care Centers Could Put Your Child At Risk

Common violations included failure to properly screen workers for criminal records, not keeping areas clean, and not maintaining window guards.

05/16/2013

Black Friday Shopper - New York, NY - Nov 25, 2011 (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Report Concludes That Black Friday Deals Are Just A Myth

If you’re one of those who get up early the day after Thanksgiving to rush through the doors of the stores and find Black Friday discounts, you’re in for some bad news.

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Cigarette smoking

States Called On To Restore Funding For Anti-Smoking Efforts

A U.S. Surgeon General’s report due to be released March 8 will come down hard on states that have cut anti-smoking funds in tough fiscal times, according to Terry Pechacek of the CDC.

02/25/2012

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