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New Yorkers React To City-Sponsored App For Sexually Active Teens

New Yorkers have expressed mixed feelings about a new app the city has launched, providing advice to teens who are sexually active.

04/01/2013

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Christie Signs Law Enacting Tight Restrictions On Tanning For Teens

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed a new law barring anyone under the age of 17 from using tanning beds.

04/01/2013

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Prosecutors: Wrong-Way Driver Was Drunk When He Hit Van Full Of Teens

A tow truck driver from Baltimore has been hit with serious charges, after he allegedly drove drunk and caused a wrong-way crash into a van full of teenagers on the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.

03/25/2013

1.18.13 Weighty Issues

Teenage Waistland: Tips To Help Your Teen Stay Healthy, Fight Fat

Abby Ellin, editor-at-large for fitsmi.com and author of the book Teenage Waistland, joined us to discuss the issue of teenage obesity and offered eight tips for families to fight the battle together.

01/18/2013

Judge Tosses Indictment Against NJ Man Who Hit Teen With Car

William Simkins’ lawyer says the 31-year-old was chasing three teens on bicycles when 16-year-old Jason Broschard swerved into the car’s path. Broschard was thrown from the bike and died at the scene.

07/28/2011

Study: Drug Addiction Among Teens On The Rise

According to the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, 90-percent of Americans suffering from addiction started using before the age of 18.

06/29/2011

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Cops: Brooklyn Man Fires Rifle At Teens Outside Marine Park Home

Police said 30-year-old Thomas Dunikowski became embroiled in an argument with the teens that escalated into a physical altercation. They said Dunikowski returned to his home, got his rifle, and fired at the teens from his second floor window.

06/20/2011

Poll: 63 Percent Under 30 Admit Driving While On Phone

The U.S. Department of Transportation and Consumer Reports magazine have released a poll that illustrates how widespread distracted driving is among young people and a plan to help fight it.

03/07/2011

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Separate NYC Incidents Leave 2 Teens Dead

Police responding to a call at West 186th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue found a 16-year-old boy with head trauma and stab wounds to his torso.

01/10/2011

Lee Evans and Philander Hampton - Photos: Essex County Prosecutor

Suspect In Teens’ 1978 Deaths Due In Court Tuesday

The 56-year-old Irvington resident has maintained he’s innocent. His 53-year-old cousin, Philander Hampton of Jersey City, has pleaded not guilty.

10/12/2010

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HealthWatch: Don’t Pick At Your Acne!

NEW YORK (CBS 2) – For teens who suffer from acne, the quest for a clear complexion can be daunting. Many kids can’t help but squeeze and pick at their skin, but as CBS 2’s […]

10/08/2010

Lee Evans and Philander Hampton - Photos: Essex County Prosecutor

NJ Man Accused In Teens’ 1978 Deaths Due In Court

The 56-year-old Irvington resident has insisted he is innocent, and his 53-year-old cousin, Philander Hampton of Jersey City, has pleaded not guilty.

10/05/2010

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Sex Survey Details Americans’ Bedroom Behavior

A massive new survey of sex in America found that teenagers were getting the message regarding condom use.

10/04/2010

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HealthWatch: Teen Texting Addiction

Psychiatrist Dr. Gary Small said neuroimaging studies have shown teens who text light up the same area of the brain as an addict who uses heroin.

08/31/2010

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Bronxville Overrun By Troublemaking Teens

Unruly, rowdy, boisterous, and destructive teens have been running amuck in the upscale Westchester village of Bronxville.

08/18/2010

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