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Whitney Houston Fan Buys The Late Singer’s New Jersey Mansion For $1.5 Million

A longtime fan showed that he really will always love Whitney Houston by purchasing the late singer’s New Jersey mansion for over a million dollars.

06/04/2014

DASH pop-up clothing boutique in Southampton. (credit: CBS 2)

Kardashians Open New ‘Dash’ Boutique In Southampton

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – The Kardashian clan is now in business in the Hamptons.

06/03/2014

Dina Lohan appears with her attorney at Nassau County District Court in Hempstead on April 15, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Lindsay Lohan’s Mother Avoids Jail In Drunken Driving Case

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – The mother of oft-troubled actress Lindsay Lohan won’t go to jail for speeding and driving drunk on a Long Island highway.

06/03/2014

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Free J-Lo Concert Near City Island Has Many Local Residents Seeing Red

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s being billed as Jennifer Lopez’s first performance in the Bronx — her hometown borough. But next Wednesday’s concert is more headache than homecoming for one community, where some are dreading the event.

05/30/2014

Scout Willis engaged in a topless protest around New York City, after Instagram removed one of her photos for violating its community standards. (Credit: Scout Willis, via Twitter)

Scout Willis Wins Praise For Topless Protest On Twitter

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Scout Willis, the daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, undertook a bold protest via Twitter this week.

05/29/2014

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Beastie Boys’ Adam Horovitz: ‘We Don’t License Our Songs For Products’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz of the Beastie Boys testified Wednesday in a trial of the group’s lawsuit alleging that beverage maker Monster Energy Co. violated its copyrights.

05/28/2014

Longtime Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora debuted the anti-heroin song “Lighthouse” at an event in Toms River on Tuesday, May 27. (Credit: CBS 2)

Richie Sambora Takes Anti-Drug Message To Toms River Event

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Longtime Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora debuted a new song Tuesday night at a New Jersey forum on drug abuse.

05/28/2014

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Some Southampton Residents Not Thrilled With Kardashians’ Plan To Set Up Shop

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The Kardashians are set to start filming in the Hamptons within the next week, and surprised Southampton Village Mayor Mark Epley by leasing a space to open a shop.

05/27/2014

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Jim Douglas’ ‘Komodo Dragon Squirrel Service’

Jim has been dealing with a small rodent problem at his home out in the sprawling land of Long Island. This morning, we asked Jim Breheny, Director of the Bronx Zoo, to help!

05/27/2014

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