New York

At Least 4 Cars Set On Fire Overnight In ElmontResidents of a Long Island neighborhood are waking up Thursday morning to find their cars torched.
1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Shooting During Concert At Irving PlazaOne man was killed and three others were wounded Wednesday night during a concert at Irving Plaza in Union Square.
Seen At 11: Companies Haggling To Get Consumers Discounts On Monthly BillsCompanies are offering their services to consumers to get significant discounts on their monthly utility bills.
Seen At 11: The Elite Unit That Protects The Site Of World Trade Center The World Trade Center site is a place of serenity and an oasis of quiet to remember the lives lost on 9/11, but it's also believed to still be in the cross-hairs of the world's terrorists.
Swimmer Dies After Going Underwater Offshore From RockawaysNYPD and FDNY divers rescued a swimmer who went underwater in the Rockaways Wednesday afternoon, but the swimmer later died.
Boy Hospitalized After Falling Down Brooklyn Elevator ShaftPolice said that shortly after 8 p.m. on Wednesday, a boy was on an elevator on the third floor when he somehow fell through the gap.

New Jersey

Christie Weighs In On New Jersey Sandwich Debate: It's Not A Pork RollGov. Chris Christie has weighed in on an ongoing debate involving a popular pork sandwich in New Jersey. So, is it a pork roll or a is it Taylor ham?
New Jersey Organization Donates Specialized Strollers To Disabled ChildrenA New Jersey non-profit is donating specialized strollers worth thousands for disabled children because insurance wouldn’t cover the cost.
CBS2 Steps In After Cemetery Refuses To Bury Woman Over Surprise Back FeesImagine losing a loved one, and then being told by the cemetery that they won’t be buried unless you pay up on back fees that might not even exist.
Ford Recalls 271,000 F-150 Pickups To Fix Fluid Leak, Braking IssueFord says brake fluid can leak from the master cylinder. That could reduce the ability of the front brakes to stop the trucks.
Poll: Trump Would Lose To Both Clinton, Sanders In New Jersey In General ElectionPresumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shouldn’t count on New Jersey in the general election.
Police: Man Slammed Into 2 Police Vehicles, Maced Officers In Linden, N.J.Police said suspect rammed his sport-utility vehicle into two department vehicles, and sprayed two officers with a disabling chemical, in Linden, New Jersey Tuesday.

Connecticut

Connecticut Advocate Pushes For Tougher E-Cigarette RegulationsConnecticut lawmakers are being urged to impose tougher restrictions on electronic cigarettes and vapor products.
Ford Recalls 271,000 F-150 Pickups To Fix Fluid Leak, Braking IssueFord says brake fluid can leak from the master cylinder. That could reduce the ability of the front brakes to stop the trucks.
Yale Introduces Gender-Neutral Restrooms, Other Accommodations For Transgender StudentsVisitors to the 315th commencement at Yale University on Monday will notice something new on campus this year – gender neutral restrooms.
Parents Allege Students Mistreated At Norwalk SchoolThe state is investigating a Norwalk school after several parents complained that their children are coming home with scratches and bruises.
Number Of Pregnant Women In US With Zika Spikes On New Counting MethodThe number of pregnant women in the United States infected with Zika virus is suddenly tripling, due to a change in how the government is counting cases.
Sherpa From Connecticut Climbs Everest Record 7th TimeLhakpa Sherpa, from West Hartford, was among 18 climbers who reached the peak on Friday morning from the northern side in Tibet.

Entertainment

Actress Beth Howland, Who Played Vera On TV Sitcom 'Alice,' DiesHer husband, actor Charles Kimbrough, tells The Associated Press that Howland died of lung cancer in Santa Monica, California, on Dec. 31. He says there was no funeral or memorial service and "that was her choice.''
TNT's Craig Sager To Receive Jimmy V Award At ESPYSCraig Sager will receive the Jimmy V Perseverance Award as ESPN honors the TNT sideline reporter.
'Waitress' Musical Offers Pies And Tickets In Touring 'Treat Truck'One Tony Award-nominated musical is giving their fans a sweet way to pick up tickets -- and a special treat.
Lady Gaga's Childhood Piano Fails To Sell At New York Auction Lady Gaga's childhood piano, which she used to write her first song at age 5, didn't hit a high note at an auction in New York.
'60 Minutes' Correspondent Morley Safer Dead At 84His death comes just days after he formally retired after 46 seasons with the program.
Boomer & Carton: Garth Brooks In Awe Of Former Star NFL QBsGarth Brooks is a country music superstar and he will be putting his talent on display this July at Yankee Stadium.

Politics

Gov. Cuomo Cracking Down On Heroin Abuse Epidemic In Staten IslandStaten Island is suffering from a heroin epidemic as over 40 people have died from the drug since January.
Obamas To Lease 9-Bedroom Mansion In Posh DC NeighborhoodReal estate circles buzzed Wednesday over reports that President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have decided to lease a nine-bedroom mansion in one of Washington's poshest neighborhoods when he leaves office in January.
Clinton Faulted On Emails By State Department AuditA State Department audit has faulted Hillary Clinton and previous secretaries of state for poorly managing email and other computer information and slowly responding to new cybersecurity risks.
11 States Suing Obama Administration Over Federal Guidance For Transgender Students In Public SchoolsEleven states are suing the Obama administration over new federal guidance for transgender students in public schools.
Poll: Trump Would Lose To Both Clinton, Sanders In New Jersey In General ElectionPresumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shouldn’t count on New Jersey in the general election.
De Blasio Proposes Regulations To Keep Cabbies From Working Extra-Long ShiftsNew rules could have taxi drivers putting the brakes on dangerously long shifts.

Health & Well Being

Forget About Shots, Allergy Sufferers Can Now Find Relief In ToothpasteIt turns out the mucus membranes of the mouth are a really good way to show allergens to the immune system so it stops over reacting to things like pollen or mold.
Nassau County Officials Announce Zika Virus Action PlanCounty Executive Ed Mangano and County Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein unveiled the initiative called the "Zika Action, Mosquito Trapping and Surveillance Plan."
Legalization Advocates Say Marijuana Could Raise $300-Million In Tax Revenue For New JerseySupporters say legalization could solve budget problems and make the state millions, but critics aren't buying it.
Schumer, Gillibrand Call For $1.1 Billion To Fight, Prevent Zika VirusU.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) joined health officials Sunday to ask for increased funding to prevent and treat the Zika virus.
Experts: Treatment Must Improve For Heroin, Opioid AbuseThe opioid addiction crisis is claiming lives around the country, and the Tri-State Area has been hit particularly hard.
Seen At 11: Getting Fit Through Anti-Gravity Yoga And 'Cocooning'The cocooning payoff actually comes at the end of an anti-gravity yoga class at Crunch Fitness. It's a series of yoga moves that uses the hammock as a support for someone's own body weight, letting that person completely surrender into each pose.

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