Woman Who Grew Up In Foster Care Creates Website To Help Others Like Her In The System
It can be hard growing up in foster care, but one woman used her experience to voluntarily created a new city-run website full of resources. CBS2’s Dick Brennan reports.

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Woman Who Grew Up In Foster Care Creates Website To Help Others Like Her In The SystemIt can be hard growing up in foster care, but one woman used her experience to voluntarily created a new city-run website full of resources. CBS2’s Dick Brennan reports.
NYPD Use Of Celebrity Lookalike Photos In Facial Recognition CriticizedThe NYPD is facing criticism over its use of celebrity photos in facial recognition practices. A report shows police have used photos of Hollywood stars and even a Knicks player to help track suspects. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Experts Say Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition Not Forgetting Personal Information It HearsChild safety advocates are demanding the federal government investigate Amazon's popular Echo Dot Kids Edition, saying it violates children's privacy law and is putting kids at risk. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Long Island Village Looking To Fight Crime Via Doorbell CamerasHewlett Harbor, a village on Long Island has launched what it called "Operation Private Eyes." It's putting front-door camera technology to work community-wide. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Nassau County Turns To Apps Which Fixing Troublesome RoadsNassau County has a plan to download drivers’ complaints, offering a new timetable website for a fix. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Brooklyn Tenants Fight Against Facial Recognition SystemCBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on Brooklyn high rise's plan to install facial recognition technology for tenants.
Freeport Wants To Expand Camera 'Ring Of Steel'CBS2's Jennifer McLogan has the latest on Freeport's push to expand their traffic camera surveillance program.
Whistleblower Says Companies Selling Location DataCBS' Tony Dokoupil has the latest on the whistleblower who claims companies are making billions off of selling your phone's location data.
NJ Robotics Team Takes Home Top HonorsThe Millburn High School team beat out more than 1,600 teams to become one of five teams honored as champions in the Vex Robotics Competition. CBSN New York's Natalie Duddridge reports.

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Officials Cracking Down On Record Number Of RobocallsNew Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is taking aim at annoying robocalls that plague an increasing number of Americans. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Local Lawmaker Scammed By Uber HackersCBS2's Dick Brennan has the latest on a New Jersey assemblywoman who was the victim of an Uber hacker that charged cross country trips to her account.
Feds Of New Email Sextortion ScamThe FBI and security experts have words of advice for anyone who receives threatening emails demanding payment over hacked webcams: Ignore them. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports
Trying To Get Kids To Cut Down On Video GamesCBS2's Cindy Hsu has the details on the effects playing too many video games has on children and how to get them to cut back.
Computer-Based Tests Fail Across NYSCBS2's Carolyn Gusoff has the latest on the system failure that crashed New York State computer-based tests Tuesday.
Man Credits Citizen App For Alerting To Him Fire In His BuildingA local student escaped a fire in his own building, and he says he has an app to thank. CBSN New York's Jessica Moore reports.
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Eye On Cyber: Location TrackingEver get the sense that an app on your phone seems to know a lot about where you happen to be at any given moment? It turns out there are many more apps collection your location data than you might expect. CBS2's Siobhan Gorman explains in this week's Eye on Cyber.
Eye On Cyber: Spring CleaningWith winter finally over, you might be considering some spring cleaning around the house. What about spring cleaning for your phones and devices, as well? CBS2's Siobhan Gorman explains in this week's Eye on Cyber.
Eye On Cyber: VPNs And WiFiWiFi is widely available these days, often for free. We've gotten used to logging onto the internet easily from public places. But there's a risk in doing so. CBS2's Siobhan Gorman explains in this week's Eye on Cyber.
Future Of 5G On Governor's IslandThe race for 5G has come to New York City.
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Eye On Cyber: CryptominingIf your phone or laptop is responding slowly, there's a chance it's being secretly used by someone else to make money on the web. It's called cryptomining. CBS2's Siobhan Gorman explains in this week's Eye on Cyber.
Is America Ready For Fake 3D Printed Steaks?A Spanish company wants to fill the world with “conscious carnivores” one steak at a time. The company relies on 3D printers to make their meat stand out.
Eye On Cyber: Data CollectionIt seems like you can hardly visit a website today without one of those annoying pop-up ads. Those ads are often collecting data on you, too, making them more than just a nuisance. CBS2's Siobhan Gorman explains in this week's Eye on Cyber.
Suicide Tips Seen In Kids' YouTube VideosCBS2's Tony Aiello has the latest on the disturbing discovery of suicide instructions, violence and sexual content hidden within YouTube videos meant for children.
Man Arrested For Shooting Down DroneCBS2's Carolyn Gusoff has the latest on the arrest of a Long Island resident that shot down a drone looking for a missing dog.
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