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Wedge heels offer support for the whole foot, a physical therapist says. (credit: CBS2)

Fashion Vs. Function: Physical Therapist Offers Tips On Choosing Heels

While they may be pretty, those shoes can cost you — from foot issues to ankle injuries to even a bad fall.

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Sen. Charles Schumer discusses gender pay inequality March 28, 2015. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Schumer Urges Outlawing Gender-Based Wage Discrimination

Schumer noted that a recent study shows that unfairness even extends to nursing, where males are paid more than female counterparts.

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Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chris Christie (credit: Getty Images)

CBS Poll: Hillary Clinton Has Huge Support, Christie Has Most Skeptics

Forty-two percent of respondents said they would not consider voting for the New Jersey governor — more than any other listed potential candidate in either party.

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New Yorkers Can Help Fight Hunger By Dining Out Sunday

More than 70 New York City restaurants are donating 10 percent of their proceeds Sunday to help fight hunger.

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Like Angelina Jolie, Upper West Side Woman Chose To Have Surgeries To Reduce Cancer Risk

Lori Berlin said she was tested for a gene mutation that indicates susceptibility to breast cancer after connecting for the first time with a cousin who was diagnosed with cancer.

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Police are looking for these two men in connection with a robbery at a Bronx parking lot on March 28, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspects In Bronx Parking Lot Robbery

Investigators say that just after midnight one man distracted a worker while another man entered the lot’s office at East Burnside and Valentine avenues.

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Furry Friend Finder: Lilly And Dexter

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Lilly and Dexter, who are looking for homes.

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FILE -- A stray cat (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

New Pet Project: Hempstead Using Mobile Unit To Spay, Neuter Feral Cats

Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray said it’s a surgical suite so that feral cats that are outside someone’s home or in a wooded area can be spayed and neutered free of charge and then set free.

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FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

WATCH: De Blasio, Reporters Joke At Annual NYC Inner Circle Show

The show is New York’s answer to the White House Correspondents Dinner, where politicians, reporters and the city’s power brokers rub shoulders during a charity dinner.

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Moises Locon, Nicholas Figueroa (Family photo/Facebook)

Search Continues For 2 Missing Men In Rubble From East Village Explosion

The search was under way Saturday for two missing people in the ruins of the explosion that leveled three buildings in the East Village earlier this week.

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Authorities: Call Reporting Hostage Situation In Clifton, N.J., Was A Hoax

A massive police presence in Clifton, New Jersey, Saturday night was sparked by a hoax call, authorities confirmed to CBS2.

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Sayreville, N.J.’s Version Of Old Faithful Caused By Water Main Break

Residents of Sayreville, New Jersey, were greeted with a strange sight Saturday.

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Man Arrested, Charged After Girlfriend Found Dead In Bronx Apartment

Police on Saturday were investigating the death of a woman found in a Bronx apartment.

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NYC Sanitation Worker Sweeps Girlfriend Off Her Feet With Proposal

The Sanitation Department shared a photo on Twitter after Brooklyn District Superintendent Troy Tamburo proposed to his girlfriend in Marine Park.

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Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Citi Bike Coming Back Online Following Weekend Maintenance

Anyone looking to deal with the brisk weather this weekend by taking a ride on Citi Bike is out of luck.

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