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Seen On CBS2: The Perils Of Technology, The Dangers Of ‘Email Apnea’

We’ve long known that lack of sleep can be a serious health threat. Now doctors have another concern. It’s a new condition that could affect anyone who uses an electronic device.

11/24/2014

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Survey Finds Internet Makes People Rude; New Yorkers Agree

A recent national survey called rudeness a “national crisis,” with 70 percent of respondents blaming technology for the spike in disrespect.

08/01/2013

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State Lawmaker Touts Tougher Distracted Driving Fines In NY Budget Proposal

Under the current law, drivers who talk on a cellphone while driving without a hands-free device face a $100 fine. That penalty would be bumped up to $150.

03/25/2013

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Harassment Charges For NYPD Sergeant

A New York City police sergeant stood charged with harassment Wednesday, reportedly after pestering a woman with calls and text messages.

11/28/2012

Tyler Clementi (credit: Handout), This West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North 2010 yearbook file photo shows high school senior Dharun Ravi. (credit: West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North, File/AP)

Tweeting, Deleting Help Build Rutgers Webcam Case

The roommate of a Rutgers University student who killed himself after authorities said his intimate encounter with a man was captured by a webcam is finding that it’s not just what you tweet, but also what you delete, that can get you in trouble.

04/23/2011

Surrounded by family and friends and overwhelmed with flowers, 17-year-old Michelle Hackman was applauded for placing second in a national science competition despite being blind. (Credit: CBS 2)

Blind L.I. High School Student Wins $75K In Science Competition

Surrounded by family and friends and overwhelmed with flowers, a Long Island high school student was celebrated Wednesday for placing second in a national science competition despite being blind.

03/16/2011

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Manager: Jenn Sterger Meets With NFL

The woman who allegedly received lewd photos and inappropriate text messages from Brett Favre has met with NFL investigators, her agent says.

WFAN–11/11/2010