Women

Experts say women might not need as many skin care products as they think. (Credit: CBS 2)

Maintaining Your Skin Through The Decades With Just The Necessities

You might not need as many products for your skin as you think. It’s all about the bare necessities.

10/03/2014

Four women were among the graduates of the latest FDNY class of firefighters on Tuesday, June 3. (Credit: CBS 2)

4 Women Proud To Be Among Latest Graduating Class Of FDNY Firefighters

Almost half of the graduates in the latest FDNY class are people of color, and four are women. The class comprises the greatest number of female graduates the department has ever had at one time.

06/03/2014

Stony Brook University Hospital (credit: Google Street View)

Vast Increase In Opportunities For Women Over 40 Years At Stony Brook Medical School

The Stony Brook University School of Medicine recently celebrated the 40th anniversary of its first graduating class.

05/26/2014

A study said nagging by a spouse can shorten lives -- especially for men. (Credit: CBS 2)

Study: Nagging By A Spouse Could Shorten Your Life

It is a part of marriage that everyone loathes – the occasional, or in some cases constant, nagging between spouses.

05/09/2014

Queens Forcible Touching Suspect

Police: Man Groped Girls, Women In Woodside And Astoria, Queens

Police Thursday evening were asking for help from the public in finding a man who allegedly groped four girls and women’s buttocks in Astoria and Woodside, Queens.

05/08/2014

Queens Robbery Suspect

Suspect Wanted In Robberies Of 3 Women In Queens

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in the robberies of three women in Queens.

02/20/2014

Go Green With Pesto And Pasta

Study: Too Much Pasta Can Lead To Depression

Pasta already has been maligned as a carb-heavy, fattening foodstuff in recent years, and now, a new study suggests that it might be linked to depression.

10/30/2013

Female service members were treated to a full day of pampering at a Manhattan salon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Female Service Members Treated To Full Day Of Pampering At Manhattan Salon

In addition to the makeover, champagne, and other treats, the women were given a complimentary pair of sunglasses from Lumette, priced at $300.

07/01/2013

Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta was to announce a major U.S. Military policy shift on Jan. 24, 2013, allowing women to be eligible for combat front lines and special operations units. (Photo: CBS 2)

Pentagon Releases Plan For Allowing Women In Combat

In just a few years, women could be training to be Navy Seals or Army Rangers on the front lines, under a plan just released Tuesday by the Pentagon.

06/18/2013

6.5.13 Daniel Bergner

What Do Women Really Want?

One journalist turned to science and scores of women to figure out what makes women tick — and he came up with a groundbreaking theory, which is now a book.

06/05/2013

Computer Keyboard (file / credit: clipart.com)

L.I. Man Charged In Detroit With Blackmailing Women With Nude Photos

Federal prosecutors in Detroit have charged a Long Island man, after 15 young women said he threatened to release nude or unflattering photos of them unless they sent some more to him.

04/23/2013

newborn natural childbirth

Study: Women’s Deaths During, After Childbirth Skyrocketing In New York City

An alarming new report Monday showed a dramatic increase in the number of New York City mothers dying during and after delivering children.

04/08/2013

Students on a lawn at Princeton University - Princeton, NJ - Oct 10, 2011 (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Alum To Princeton Women: Find Your Husband At School Before It’s Too Late

A Princeton graduate has been deluged in controversy, after publishing an op-ed saying young women should look for fellow Princeton classmates as husbands while still in school.

04/01/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo: New Fund Will Provide Opportunties For Women, Minorities In Nanotech

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a privately-supported $15 million fund to support the involvement of women and minorities businesses in the burgeoning nanotechnology industry.

02/17/2013

The "First Warning System" cancer-detecting bra. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Cancer-Detecting Bra May Be Game-Changer For Women

A new screening device is about to hit the market, and it may be able to detect breast cancer earlier and more easily than ever.

02/13/2013

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