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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

07/17/2014

Israeli teens Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frenkel (who is an American citizen) and Eyal Yifrach .(credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Gather At Israeli Consulate, Demand Release Of Kidnapped Teens

The desperate search for three missing Israeli teenagers sparked a rally on the East Side on Sunday.

06/22/2014

Alcohol Vaping

CBS 2 Investigates: Dangers Of Teens ‘Vaping’ Alcohol

It’s a dangerous new high that’s getting teens drunker, faster and the consequences could be deadly.

05/13/2014

Rachel Canning, of New Jersey, in court March 4 (CBS 2)

N.J. Teen’s Suit Against Parents Raises Questions About Dealing With Young Adults

Parents and child psychologists weighed in Wednesday on the now-notorious lawsuit by Rachel Canning, the New Jersey high school student and cheerleader who has filed a lawsuit against her parents for living expenses and college money.

03/05/2014

Dennis Gonzalez

New Yorkers Bundle Up For Cold, Though Some Kids Don’t Want To

In single-digit or negative-range cold, bundling up is crucial. But as CBS 2’s Sonia Moghe reported Tuesday, some kids and even teens can often overlook that fact.

01/07/2014

Police on the scene of a shooting that left a 3-year-old wounded in Yonkers. (Credit CBS 2)

2 Held In Shooting That Wounded Girl, 3, In Yonkers

Two people were in police custody Saturday morning in connection with a shooting that wounded a 3-year-old girl in Yonkers.

09/28/2013

Grand Central Parkway Crash

Driver Charged In Crash That Killed 2 On Grand Central Parkway

A driver has been slapped with multiple felony charges, after two people were killed, and four more were injured, in a crash on the Grand Central Parkway in Queens early Saturday.

06/29/2013

Melville Fatal Crash

2 Teens Dead In Crash In Melville

A teenage boy and girl were killed early Saturday in a crash in Melville, Long Island.

06/29/2013

5.21.13 Erika Katz

Parenting Expert Offers Tips For A Safe & Enjoyable Prom

Erika Katz, parenting expert, blogger and author of Bonding Over Beauty, shares her top tips on how to ensure the true safety of your kids on prom night.

05/21/2013

Susan Becker is accused of taking her kids on a BB gun shooting spree on Long Island. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Long Island Mom Accused Of Taking Kids On BB Gun Drive-By Shooting Spree

Prosecutors said Susan Becker took her 13 and 15-year-old children on joyrides, arming them with slingshots and soft-air guns and encouraging them to rapid fire BB pellets at parked cars in Islandia, Hauppauge and Commack.

04/23/2013

Susan Becker

Woman Accused Of Taking Kids Around To Fire BB Guns At Car Windows

A Suffolk County woman stood charged Saturday with encouraging her young teenage children to fire a BB gun at car the windows of parked cars.

04/20/2013

Oxycodone pills. Abuse of prescription painkillers is reaching epidemic proportions in New York according to the Attorney General. (Credit:CBS2)

Experts: Parents Need To Wake Up To Teen Pill Use Before Consequences Become Deadly

Teenagers getting behind the wheel of a car for the first time used to be one of the biggest causes of concern for parents, but now experts say there may be bigger threats to a teen’s safety.

09/29/2012

Prom Tuxedo (file / credit: clipart.com)

Teens At Children’s Health Center Celebrate Prom In Style

Teenagers across the country are getting ready to celebrate prom season and patients at the Komansky Center For Children’s Health aren’t missing a beat.

05/12/2012

Arthur Morgan, III (L); Tierra Morgan (R) (credit: Handout)

Father Charged With Murder In Death Of 2-Year-Old Tierra Morgan As Manhunt Continues

The cause of death was determined to be homicidal violence, including submersion in water.

11/23/2011

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

SUV Crash Kills 4 Teens On Garden State Parkway

It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the accident, which occurred in the southbound lanes near exit 38A in Egg Harbor Township.

08/20/2011

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