Tri-State Area

Adult cicadas dry their wings on leaves May 16, 2004 in Reston, Virginia. (credit: Richard Ellis/Getty Images)

17-Year Cicadas Set To Arrive By The End Of The Month

New Yorkers haven’t heard the noisy buzzing of cicadas in springtime in 17 years, but get ready, because they’re coming again.

05/05/2013

Thousands of people packed Citi Field for the Spartan Race (Credit CBS 2)

With Mets On The Road Citi Field Transforms Into Obstacle Course For Spartan Race

Citi Field was transformed into a massive obstacle course on Saturday, when thousands of people crowded the stadium for a rigorous and world famous competition.

04/13/2013

The Northern Lights

Experts: Northern Lights Could Appear Over Tri-State Area Saturday Night

The Northern Lights may make a rare appearance in the Tri-State Area Saturday night, according to experts.

04/13/2013

Cold Night

B-r-r-r-utal Cold: Single Digits For Some Tri-State Spots

Get out your coat and hat if you’re planning on heading outside Tuesday night, because the temperature will be dropping to the single digits in some outlying areas.

01/01/2013

The Holland Tunnel (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Holland Tunnel To Reopen On Wednesday Morning

The tunnel had been closed to regular traffic since before Superstorm Sandy struck last week.

11/06/2012

Empire State Building (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Say Transit, Sanitation & City Lifestyle Make High Tax Rates Worth It

From the Statue of Liberty to a powerful lineup of star-studded sports teams, New Yorkers have it all, and now residents of the Empire State can also brag that they have the highest taxes.

10/24/2012

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (file / credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Sen. Blumenthal Calls For Greater FDA Oversight Amid Growing Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

Blumenthal said the compound pharmacies appear to operate in a “regulatory black hole,” which must be closed.

10/07/2012

Anti-American Protests in the Middle East (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Believed To Have Made Anti-Islamic Film Questioned; Egyptian Police Clear Out Protesters

A Southern California filmmaker linked to an anti-Islamic movie inflaming protests across the Middle East was interviewed by federal probation officers at a Los Angeles sheriff’s station, but was not arrested or detained, authorities said early on Saturday.

09/15/2012

Instagram user zack12rose posted this picture with the caption "#tornado on belt parkway" (credit: Instagram/zack12rose)

Two Tornadoes Touch Down In Breezy Point, Canarsie

A pair of powerful, funnel-shaped clouds landed in New York City on Saturday. At first, nobody was really sure what to call them.

09/08/2012

Gas Pump (credit: clipart.com)

Labor Day Weekend Means Record-High Gas Prices, Sobriety Checkpoints

Tri-State Area residents on the move this holiday weekend are paying for it, with record-high Labor Day weekend gas prices. And for those that are deciding to break the law, they’re really paying for it.

09/01/2012

(file/credit: Photo by Marco Garcia/Getty Images)

Ironman Triathlon Could Be Moneymaker For Tri-State Area

Saturday will mark the first time the Tri-State Area will play host to the event.

08/07/2012

Pedestrians pass an AMC movie theater in Times Square in New York City

In Light Of Colorado Massacre, Tri-State Police Sticking With Beefed-Up Security At Theaters

On the heels of the Colorado movie-theater massacre, authorities in the Tri-State Area are continuing their vigilance.

07/22/2012

Chris Rapoza, Jacqueline Fry (credit: Personal Photos)

Two Injured In Colorado Movie Massacre Have Tri-State Ties

More than 1,700 miles separate the Tri-State Area from Aurora, Colorado, but there are zero degrees of separation for at least two families.

07/20/2012

Lobster (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Glut’ Of Maine Lobsters Dropping Price In Tri-State Area Dramatically

The summer of 2012 is turning out to be a bonanza for lobster lovers. Record catches north of the Tri-State Area are bringing prices down to unheard-of levels.

07/12/2012

A man walks through the rain during an intense afternoon thunderstorm on June 22, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Heat Wave, Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect For Tri-State Area Until 8:00 P.M.

In the midst of the second extreme heat wave of the summer, some relief could be on the way in the form of rain. But that rain could potentially be dangerous.

07/01/2012

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