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LIRR Helping Islip High School Junior In His Quest To Get Needed Kidney Transplant

ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — It’s a dream come true for a sick teenager, having the chance to tour the Long Island Rail Road and meet the people behind it. 398 more words


Bill Cosby's Wife Wants Criminal Investigation Into Prosecutor In Sexual Assault Case

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork/AP)Bill Cosby‘s wife is calling for a criminal investigation into the prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case was “mob justice, not real justice” and a “tragedy” that must be undone. 934 more words


Missed Flight Changes 3 Lives: Woman Adopts Fellow Passenger's baby

RALEIGH, N.C. (CBSNewYork) – A young woman missed her flight, changing the course of three lives.

There’s a strong connection between 25-year-old Samantha Snipes and 42-year-old Temple Phipps, but it all started because of one connection that was missed. 346 more words


'Cinderella Challenge' The Latest In Unrealistic Body Image Ideals For Teens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – From the “thigh gap” to the “bikini bridge” there have been some pretty unrealistic body image pressures on teens in recent years. 419 more words


Anti-Apartheid Activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Dies At 81

JOHANNESBURG (CBSNewYork/AP) — Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, died in a hospital on Monday after a long illness, her family said Monday. 260 more words


Stem Cell Therapy Could Help Pets Overcome Pain

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There’s nothing some people wouldn’t do for their pets, especially when they sense the animal’s in pain.

As CBS2’s Dana Tyler reports, some cutting edge treatments can help bring canine relief when your pooch needs it most. 384 more words


Has The Hand Sanitizer Craze Gone Too Far?

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The sound of hand sanitizer dispensing is music to Molly McGarry’s ears.

“It’s quick and easy to clean your hands,” McGarry said. 374 more words