Tattoos

A "gothic kitty" (Credit: Personal photo via CBSNews.com)

NY Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Pet Tattoos, Piercings

The bill came following reports of the sale of so-called “gothic kittens” that had piercings on their necks and back, and of a Brooklyn tattoo artist who tattooed his dog.

06/18/2014

Top: Leg. Bottom row from left to right: Torso, hand, arm. (credit: NYPD)

Police Hope Tattoos Will Help Identify Bronx Rooftop Murder Victim

On May 8, police discovered the body of a 20 to 30-year-old white male on the rooftop of a building located at 711 Magenta Street.

05/12/2014

A wrist tattoo from a woman whose body was found in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014. (Credit: Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors Hope Tattoos Will ID Woman Found Dead In Southern N.J.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s office in southern New Jersey was asking the public Tuesday to help identify the remains of a woman found dead in Egg Harbor Township.

01/06/2014

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Proposed ‘Think Before You Ink’ Law Seeks To Prevent Regrettable Tattoos

The days of waking up with a hangover, a fresh tattoo, and a case of buyer’s remorse could be coming to an end for people in Washington D.C.

09/09/2013

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Teams Consider Using Police Experts To Examine Prospects’ Tattoos

Thanks to an influx of inked-up stars, tattoos are becoming commonplace in the NFL. But teams may want to take a closer look at what exactly is branded on their prospects’ bodies.

07/23/2013

Unidentified Woman Tattoo

Woman Found Dead Near JFK Remains Unidentified

Police on Monday were asking for help from the public in identifying a woman who was found dead at an expressway junction near John F. Kennedy International Airport.

06/24/2013

Kat Von D

Kat Von D Out To Prove She’s More Than Ink

She launches her book tour for her latest work, Go Big or Go Home: Taking Risks in Life, Love, and Tattooing, in New York on Monday. She’ll be meeting fans and signing copies of the book on Monday at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square.

04/15/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Tattoo Parlors

The five shops below are known for creativity, artistic flair, custom-design work and safety; possibly the perfect combination of edgy and mainstream.

01/10/2013

New York Giants Tattoo (credit: Mark Goldhaber)

Giants In The Super Bowl Means Tattoos For Some

One Long Island businessman says people have been calling non-stop for New York Giants tattoos.

01/31/2012

Tokidoki Barbie

New York City Parents Find Nothing Stylish About New Tattooed ‘Barbie’ Doll

The newest Barbie doll to hit store shelves is sparking controversy. The doll sports several tattoos, and some parents say it’s sending the wrong message to their kids.

10/20/2011

Memo from Tony Paige to NFL players: Lose the tattoos! Left (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images), Right (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Paige One: A Few Tips For NFL Players

While NFL players prepare for the lockout long haul, here are some tips that they must follow to survive the upcoming financial hardships.

WFAN–03/22/2011