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Car drives along I-84 on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

State Sen. Greg Ball Criticizes Cuomo For Closing I-84

A state senator says Gov. Andrew Cuomo is a little too quick to shut down Interstate 84 when nasty weather strikes.

02/05/2014

A customer uses the credit card scanner at a Target store (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Target: Breach Affected Millions More Customers

Target’s pre-Christmas security breach was significantly more extensive and affected millions more shoppers than the company reported last month.

01/10/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds press conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Stunned By ‘Abject Stupidity,’ Fires Aide For GWB Traffic Jams

Deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly’s employment was terminated Thursday morning effective immediately, Gov. Chris Christie said.

01/09/2014

Livingston Holocaust Survivor Reunites With Liberator 68 Years Later

Marsha Kreuzman weighed just 70 pounds when the troops came in to liberate Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp in Austria in May of 1945. She was 18 years old at the time.

12/30/2013

Musician Kevin Jonas  attends the unveiling of the AOL media room at the Ronald McDonald House in Manhattan on Oct. 7, 2011. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Week Of Milestones For Ronald McDonald House

The Ronald McDonald House, an 84-room oasis on East 73rd Street for sick kids and their families, is marking its 35th anniversary and will welcome its 30,000th family.

12/04/2013

Young boy with iPad (file/credit:YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Parents Should Limit Children’s Use Of Social Media, Smartphones

A leading group of pediatricians says parents need to know that unrestricted use of smartphones and social media could have serious consequences for their kids.

10/28/2013

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Report: 17 Of New Jersey’s 21 Sheriffs Are Double-Dipping

The 17 double-dipping sheriffs and 29 undersheriffs are raking in $8.3 million a year, said New Jersey Watchdog’s Mark Lagerqvist.

10/27/2013

Alexander Padilla and Anthony Arenas cut a piece of cake after being married by U.S. Senator-elect Cory Booker at City Hall in the early morning hours of October 21, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Drops Appeal On Same-Sex Marriage

In an email Monday morning, the governor’s office said it was withdrawing its appeal because the chief justice on Friday “left no ambiguity” about the court’s view.

10/21/2013

NYC mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: De Blasio Opens 50 Point Lead Over Lhota In NYC Mayoral Race

“I don’t take anything for granted,” de Blasio told 1010 WINS. “Even though this is a wonderful poll, we’ve over a month ahead and we’re going to work very hard.”

10/03/2013

Blairstown_Lake_and_Dam (Credit: Creative Commons)

One Tank Trips: Blairstown And The Delaware Water Gap

The Blairstownarea is where the original “Friday The 13th” was filmed.

09/18/2013

Bill de Blasio and his wife greet voters in Brooklyn on Sept. 9, 2013 a day before the Democratic primary. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Latest NYC Mayoral Poll Shows De Blasio Leading With 39 Percent

To avoid an Oct. 1 runoff, a candidate needs more than 40 percent in Tuesday’s primary.

09/09/2013

Fire crews on the scene of an apparent house explosion in Hampton, N.J. on Aug. 28, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead After Apparent Explosion Levels Home In Hunterdon County

The body of a woman was recovered from the ruins of a home destroyed apparently by an early Wednesday morning blast in New Jersey.

08/28/2013

A file photo of a monitor lizard. (credit: Getty Images)

Police In Conn. Shoot Large Lizard That Was Terrorizing Chickens

A police officer shot a monitor lizard to death Sunday, after a resident called 911 to report what she believed to be an alligator attacking her chickens.

08/26/2013

A bottle found in Patchogue during Sandy clean up efforts containing a note from Sidonie Fery who passed away in 2010 (credit: Handout)

Message In A Bottle Found During Sandy Clean Up Written By Girl Who Died In 2010

The green plastic ginger ale bottle which would fetch a nickel at the recycling center, is worth everything to a grieving mother who knew instantly from the silly adolescent message inside that it had come from her daughter.

07/11/2013

Radio mixing board (file/credit: Clipart.com)

Historians Reflect On Anniversary Of First-Ever NYC Radio Broadcast

Tuesday marks the 92nd birthday of the first ever radio broadcast in New York City. That first broadcast was of the Jack Dempsey heavyweight fight on July 2, 1921.

07/02/2013

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