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A sign posted in a Flushing, Queens McDonald's asks customers to respect a 20 minute dining time limit. (Credit CBS 2)

Customer: Elderly Squatters Take Over Queens McDonald’s, Just Won’t Leave

McDonald’s has long prided itself on its ability to make customers say “I’m loving it” especially with its new McCafe atmosphere but at one location in Flushing elderly customers are sticking around for hours.

01/15/2014

North Babylon Squatter House

Residents: Squatters Are Spoiling North Babylon Neighborhood

Some residents in North Babylon, Long Island, have been complaining about squatters invading their neighborhoods.

09/10/2013

Staten Island Looting

Squatters, Looters Overrun Sandy-Ravaged Staten Island Communities

When darkness sets in on Wavecrest Street in New Dorp, people say squatters make their move – crashing empty homes wrecked by the hurricane.

03/27/2013

Fire at East Orange, NJ home Feb. 17, 2013 (credit: CBS 2)

Deadly Fire Rips Through Abandoned Home In Orange

One person was rescued from inside the home on Reock Street, an area where there are a lot of abandoned buildings.

02/17/2013

Housing Sales (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

HUD Gives Long Island Big Boost To Help Housing Market

Long Island is getting a big boost to help the housing market. On Thursday, governments received an additional $5 million to buy and rehabilitate vacant, foreclosed homes and fight off neighborhood blight.

09/09/2010