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Walmart Workers Demand Higher Wages, More Full-Time Positions

newyork.cbslocal.com — NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - Protesters outside a Walmart in North Bergen are taking part in a national movement from Los Angeles to Washington, demanding a minimum of $15 an hour and more full-time jobs. It's the latest round of protests to hit Walmart, with organizers saying demonstrations are planned for 1,600 locations Friday.
Nov 28, 2014

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Children Rescued After Being Buried Under Snowbank In Newburgh

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEWBURGH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Police and neighbors raced early Thanksgiving Day to rescue two children who found themselves trapped in a snowbank in Newburgh, Orange County. As CBS2's Christine Sloan reported, iPhone video showed the rescue operation for the two children, who were buried under a pile snow overnight.

Famed Restaurateur, Former Model B. Smith Found In NYC

newyork.cbslocal.com — It was a happy ending Wednesday after a terrible scare for the family of restaurateur and former model B. Smith. Smith is battling Alzheimer's disease and went missing Tuesday night. She turned up Wednesday in Manhattan and CBS2 was there when her frantic husband got the news. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.

New Jersey Hiker Photographed Bear Before It Killed Him

newyork.cbslocal.com — WEST MILFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) - A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death. Police in West Milford have released five photos taken by 22-year-old Darsh Patel before he was killed by the 300-pound black bear while hiking with four friends in the Apshawa Preserve.

Famed Restaurateur, Former Model B. Smith Is Missing " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Celebrated New York restaurant owner and former model Barbara 'B' Smith is missing. Her husband, Dan Gasby, is asking the public's help to find her. Smith, 65, was last seen Tuesday when she took a jitney from Manhattan to Sag Harbor, Long Island.
Nov 26, 2014

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Nov 26, 2014

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Tips For Avoiding A Thanksgiving Dinner Disaster

newyork.cbslocal.com — CBS2's Emily Smith has some tips from culinary experts on how to make your dinner a success.

ASPCA Offers Tips On Keeping Your Pet Safe Over The Holidays

newyork.cbslocal.com — Susan Richard Susan is a native New Yorker whose been heard on the radio in the... NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) It's that time of year, when friends, relatives and our four legged family members all gather to celebrate the holidays. But while we humans have a tendency to overdo it food-wise, is it OK to indulge our pets?

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Contending With Rain, Snow

newyork.cbslocal.com — NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor'easter packing rain and snow. A winter weather advisory is in effect until 1 a.m.
Nov 26, 2014

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11/26 CBS2 Wednesday Morning Weather Headlines

newyork.cbslocal.com — Good morning Tri-State, The busiest travel day of the year is is being ruined by a nor'easter with a pretty good punch - especially inland. If you're traveling north of NYC - say to Boston - you should be OK if you take off before 9 a.m.

NJ Lawmaker Proposed ‘Rape By Fraud’ Legislation " CBS New York

newyork.cbslocal.com — TRENTON, N.J.(CBSNewYork) - A New Jersey lawmaker has a plan that would make it a crime to lie in order to sleep with someone. As CBS2's Jessica Schneider reported, Assemblyman Troy Singleton calls it 'rape by fraud.' Women and even men have been lured into relationships with people who aren't who they say they are.
Nov 26, 2014

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