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Firefighters Called To New Jersey Home After YouTube Stunt Goes Awry

Maywood Police Chief David Pegg said the man was trying to record a flaming cake –fueled by lighter fluid and gasoline — with his iPad when his wife called emergency services.

05/05/2015

Honorees Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Time 100 Gala celebrating the Time 100 issue of the Most Influential People at The World at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 21, 2015 in New York. (Photo credit TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Video-Leak Lawsuit Can Proceed

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.

04/23/2015

Knicks fans wear bags over their heads during a loss to the Rockets at Madison Square Garden on January 8, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

WATCH: Knicks Lowlights, Set To ‘One Shining Moment’

It was a brutal season for the Knicks. But if — for some reason — you want to relive it, you’re in luck.

04/16/2015

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Dress Designer Switches Gears, Helps Create New Ebola Protective Suit

The most unusual outfit to debut at fashion week is one that you probably don’t want to see anyone wearing.

02/16/2015

The MTA has called 'skylarking' or riding on the back of a moving train a dangerous and moronic act. (Credit: CBS2)

Daredevil Act Known As ‘Skylarking’ Gives Dangerous Meaning To ‘Riding The Rails’

It’s daredevil behavior caught on camera, but all too often it has proven deadly.

01/30/2015

A general view of the atmosphere at the YouTube Music Event on January 22, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for YouTube)

NFL, YouTube Partner To Post Official Clips To Video Site

Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game? They’ll be available, legally, straight from the source.

01/26/2015

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President Barack Obama Answers Questions from YouTubers: Recap

President Obama reached out to a younger generation today with a live online interview with three of the most popular YouTubers on the internet.

01/22/2015

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President Obama Interview with YouTubers Bethany Mota, GloZell and Hank Green: Watch Live

President Obama will field questions today from representatives of the online audience, represented by popular YouTubers Bethany Mota, GloZell Green, and Hank Green.

01/22/2015

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YouTubers to Interview Obama After State of the Union Address

President Obama, the leader of the free world, will field questions from representatives of the online audience, represented by three popular YouTubers.

01/16/2015

Bible Baptist Church in Hasbrouck Heights. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

New Jersey Pastor Describes Punching Boy In Viral Video

A video of a New Jersey pastor admitting to punching a boy for “not taking the Lord serious” has gone viral.

01/12/2015

Gov. Chris Christie told a heckler to 'sit down and shut up' on the two-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy on Wednesday, Oct. 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Top 5 Facebook Talkers Of 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we’ve taken a look back at the stand-out stories that you loved to discuss this year. In no particular order, here are CBS New York’s top five Facebook talkers for 2014.

12/29/2014

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Sony Announces Online Streaming Of ‘The Interview'; Movie Will Also Have Limited Theatrical Release

The film was originally set to debut in roughly 3,000 theaters. It will now open in just over 200. Sony pulled the plug on a nationwide release after hackers calling themselves “Guardians of Peace” threatened 9/11-style attacks.

12/24/2014

A still from a video of a model walking around Manhattan with painted-on jeans. (Credit: Model Pranksters/YouTube)

YouTube Video Shows Model Strolling Through Manhattan With Painted-On Jeans

Model Pranksters decided to perform a social experiment to determine how observant New Yorkers really are.

11/14/2014

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Port Chester Man’s ‘Ten Second Songs’ Skyrocket Him To Internet Stardom

A Westchester man has found 10 seconds to stardom in the age of the internet. You name the song style and he can sing it.

11/07/2014

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Group: Woman In NYC Catcall Video Receives Rape Threats Online

The woman featured in a YouTube video being catcalled in New York City is now receiving rape threats online, according to the organization that posted the clip.

10/29/2014

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