Sneaker Stores Implement New Rules To Stop Thieves

CBS2’s Cindy Hsu reports employees in the sneaker business are on alert.


Sneakers are the name of the game at a new art exhibit inside the Brooklyn Museum. (Photo: CBS2)

If Sneakers Are Your Thing, Put On Your Kicks And Head To The Brooklyn Museum

A new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum is all about sneakers. Whether it’s Chuck Taylors or Air Jordans, what you wear on your feet says a lot about you.


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Boomer & Carton: Sell Game 7 Tickets? Are You Crazy? Wait, How Much?

Subscribe to the Boomer & Carton Podcast » Boomer and Craig hear from Vinny in Queens, who asks Boomer if his son Gunnar would consider selling tickets to Game 7 between the Rangers and Lightning […]


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5 Best Sneaker Stores In NYC

The best kicks to be had in the city are found at our five favorite sneaker stores.


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Sneakerheads, Listen Up! Michael Jordan’s Nikes Going Up For Auction

How would you like to own a piece of NBA history? How about Michael Jordan history? Well, here’s your chance!


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Sneaker Con Returns To Big Apple With Event At Javitz Center

Vendors from around the world will come together to buy, sell and trade some of the most sought-after footwear on the market.


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Sneaker Con 2014 Draws Thousands Of ‘Sneaker Heads’ To Manhattan

Instead of comic book heroes, fancy kicks drew thousands of people to Manhattan Saturday, CBS 2’s Don Champion reported.


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Police Seek 4 Suspects Who Set Up Sales On Facebook, Robbed Would-Be Sellers

Police have launched a search for four teenage boys and/or young men who set up meetings on Facebook with younger boys, only to rob them when the meetings took place.

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Sneaker Couture: The Latest Fashion Craze

Some people dig purses, watches or jewelry – but more and more men and women are getting their kicks…from kicks.

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Sneakers on display at Propel, a sneaker store on lower Broadway. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NYC Store Owners Combat Thieves Making Off With Display Shoes

High-priced sneakers have apparently been disappearing off display shelves across city stores thanks to a new trend.


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Police: Suspects Wanted For Stealing Sneakers From L.I. Teen

Police in Nassau County are looking for two suspects who they said stole a pair of Nike sneakers from a 14-year-old boy who had listed the shoes for sale online.


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Police In Queens Hunt Suspect Allegedly Behind 11 Cell Phone Robberies

The suspected bandit, who flashes a gun when stealing the phones, wears a pretty distinctive pair of shoes.


Shoes are seen at the Hawthorne Avenue School - Newark, NJ - Feb 10, 2011 - Photo: Levon Putney / WCBS 880

Needy Newark Students Get Free Sneakers

Sometimes the simple things in life make a big difference. A Tennessee-based charity has come to help some needy students in Newark, who can’t afford new footwear.


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Snow Footprints Helped NJ Cops In Thief Case

Police said the prints led to the doors of several cars in driveways and ultimately to the home of 18-year-old Joseph Schofield.