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Hundreds Of Bodies Of COVID Victims Still Being Stored In Refrigerated Morgue In BrooklynThere are 750 bodies inside in what some City Council members call appalling and secret long-term storage, amounting to shocking neglect and mismanagement.
'A Modern Miracle': New Jersey Mom Celebrating Mother's Day After Successfully Donating Kidney To 7-Year-Old SonPaul Kudowitz was born with a rare kidney condition that affects 1 in 5,000 people.
16-Year-Old Vlad Mosyuk Killed In New City Car CrashClarkstown Police charged the driver, 18-year-old Alan Mendoza, with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving and vehicular homicide.
Help Wanted: Some New York Business Owners Say They're Struggling To Fill Job OpeningsThe hospitality industry showed the biggest gains in the April report, but demand for employees still outpaces supply.
New York City Communities Rally In Solidarity After Hundreds Reportedly Attacked, Dozens Killed During Anti-Government Protests In ColombiaThe images of protesters being attacked have shocked people in New York City and around the world.
Gennean Scott Named Broadway League's First Director Of Equity, Diversity And InclusionScott currently holds a similar position at Omaha Performing Arts.
Zeita Merchant Becomes First Woman In Charge Of Coast Guard Sector New YorkCaptain Zeita Merchant took over from outgoing Commander Jason Tama. Merchant previously served as the sector's deputy commander.
'Say Yes To Connecticut': State Launches New Summer Marketing Campaign On Road To ReopeningAfter a year of saying no to many things during the pandemic, the state is encouraging residents and visitors to "say yes" and come visit.

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Long Island Parents Racing Against Time To Find Cure For 2-Year-Old Son's Rare Genetic Disorder, FOXG1 SyndromeIn less than a year, they've launched “Believe in a Cure,” raising nearly $2 million. Their goal is $7 million to summon research on three fronts: drug repurposing, gene editing and gene replacement therapy.
Mother Survives COVID, Finally Hugs Daughter 4 Months After Giving Birth During Medically Induced ComaSerena Torres remembers the moment she got to hold her little girl Alessandra for the first time, nearly four months after giving birth while in a medically induced coma.
New Jersey Artist Said Elatab Burns Paintings To Fight Depression, Express Grief; 'I Call Myself Tragedy Of Art'Every artist wants their work to be appreciated. But this artist from New Jersey takes a different approach.
Rivers Cafe USA: Family-Run Coffee Shop In Floral Park Spans Generations, NationsAbby Rivera imports the beans from her father's farms in El Salvador. "We can tell you exactly what harvest it is, when was it roasted," she told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
Families Reunite With Loved Ones At MetLife Stadium After Long, Emotional Year Of COVIDAfter a year of missed holidays, birthdays and weddings, families were finally brought back together Thursday at a special event in New Jersey.
Mother And Daughter Make History Volunteering For Massapequa Fire Department; 'It's No Longer The Good Old Boys' Club'Like mother, like daughter. This duo from Long Island volunteered for their local fire department and now the two are pioneering a lot of firsts.

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Hundreds Of Bodies Of COVID Victims Still Being Stored In Refrigerated Morgue In BrooklynThere are 750 bodies inside in what some City Council members call appalling and secret long-term storage, amounting to shocking neglect and mismanagement.
'A Modern Miracle': New Jersey Mom Celebrating Mother's Day After Successfully Donating Kidney To 7-Year-Old SonPaul Kudowitz was born with a rare kidney condition that affects 1 in 5,000 people.
Long Island Parents Racing Against Time To Find Cure For 2-Year-Old Son's Rare Genetic Disorder, FOXG1 SyndromeIn less than a year, they've launched “Believe in a Cure,” raising nearly $2 million. Their goal is $7 million to summon research on three fronts: drug repurposing, gene editing and gene replacement therapy.
COVID Restrictions: New York City Restaurants Can Increase Capacity, New Jersey Raises Gathering LimitsIt's the next step as businesses prepare for May 19, when New York, New Jersey and Connecticut will lift most capacity restrictions altogether.
COVID Vaccine In NYC: City Officials Modifying Outreach Efforts As Demand For Vaccines PlummetsOn April 8, a record 115,795 COVID vaccine doses were administered. The number has plummeted to nearly 32,500 on Thursday as supply, once scarce, now outpaces demand.
COVID Progress: NYS Legislature Considering Bill Allowing Pharmacies To Administer All Vaccines Recommended By CDCState lawmakers want pharmacies to play an even bigger role in vaccine distribution, long after the coronavirus pandemic is over.

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