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2 Pulled From Water At Jacob Riis Park Beach

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police and fire crews pulled two people from the water at Jacob Riis Park beach in the Rockaways Monday evening.

The NYPD and the FDNY were called to the beach, at 159 Rockaway Blvd. 31 more words


Neighbors Angered Over Squatters Who've Taken Refuge Inside Selden, N.Y. Home

SELDEN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Residents in one Suffolk County community want squatters gone.

Neighbors say the town of Selden or the police should take action, but their hands may be tied, CBS2’s Emily Smith reported Monday. 452 more words


hitchBOT journey ends in U.S.

PHILADELPHIA (NEWS10) – A hitch hiking robot became an international celebrity only to have its journey end in the United States.

hitchBOT relied on the kindness and curiosity of strangers to travel across entire countries in a sort of social experiement. 67 more words


New Study Reveals Picky Eating Could Signal Serious Issues In Kids

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Many parents know the frustration and worry when your child is a picky eater — and now a new study shows the problem is a common one. 338 more words


Woman Suffers Severe Burns On High Bridge Stairway Railing

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The newly-restored High Bridge connecting Upper Manhattan with the Bronx has become a tourist hot spot – in a very literal and not exactly welcome way. 388 more words


Attorney General to investigate woman’s death in NY jail

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The New York State Attorney General said his office will take over the investigation into what happened to a woman in Mount Vernon. 202 more words


Vandals Destroy Controls Of Bellport Rescue Boat; Who Is To Blame?

BELLPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A rescue boat counted on by tens of thousands of beachgoers and boaters has been sidelined after a mysterious act of vandalism. 426 more words