United States Economy Shrinks By Record 32.9 Percent In Second QuarterThe United States economy endured its worst quarter in recorded history this past spring, brought on by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
'If We Don't Help This Industry, The Future Of This Country Is Very Bleak': Caterers, Independent Restaurant Owners Seek Stimulus Money From LawmakersThe industry argues federal help will have a trickle-down effect, saving 11 million jobs and related main street businesses.
Liquor Licenses Suspended At 12 Queens Bars After Complaints, Pandemic-Related ViolationsGov. Andrew Cuomo says the state's task force conducted hundreds of compliance checks over the weekend and on Monday.
Mayor Signs Executive Order To Boost Minority And Women-Owned BusinessesThe mayor said he's signing an executive order requiring an "aggressive effort" to find minority and women-owned businesses In 27 neighborhoods hardest hit by the coronavirus for city contracts, particularly contracts under $500,000.
Google Says Employees Can Work From Home Through July 2021One of the world’s largest tech companies seems to be bracing for a long pandemic.
Bennie's Thai Cafe Closes After 24 Years Due To Financial Struggles Amid COVID-19 PandemicSunday night, 24 years to the day when Bennie served her first customer at the restaurant, she served her last.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Wants To Extend Current Stimulus Aid Package Into 2021Republicans are set to unveil a new stimulus aid package as soon as Monday.
Food Court Vendors In New York, New Jersey Call For Malls To Open Up Seating To CustomersMany Palisades Center food vendors signed a letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo pleading for help.
Emergency Grant Program Offers Rent Help For Small Businesses In 64 New Jersey MunicipalitiesThe governor says the federal CARES Act is funding the grant program.
FDA Approves QWO Enzyme Injection That Dissolves CelluliteCellulite is very common and extremely challenging to get rid of.
Through Help Of Nonprofit, Unique 50% Off Campaign Designed To Energize Eateries And Customers On Long IslandThe Village of Hempstead has teamed up with a nonprofit called Split The Bill NY to help Long Island restaurants gain more customers.
In Wake Of Reporter Nina Kapur's Death, CBS2 Takes Closer Look At Prevalence And Safety Of Scooters In NYCDays before the tragedy, CBS2's news team discussed the prevalence of Revel scooters and concerns shared with us by viewers.
New York Suspends Liquor Licenses At 4 Area Establishments Due In Part To Failure To Enforce Social Distancing RulesGov. Andrew Cuomo issued another stern warning Tuesday to bars and restaurants.
Astoria Restaurant Temporarily Closed Over Social Distancing Violations; Gov. Cuomo Could Scale Back ReopeningHundreds of people could be seen partying with very little regard for coronavirus-related rules. Gov. Cuomo was less than thrilled. He said if the overcrowding does not stop, the only solution is to shut it down.
Mask-Wearing Debate Rages On: Atlanta Mayor Calls Georgia Governor's Actions 'Simply Bizarre'Gov. Brian Kemp last week banned cities and counties in Georgia from ordering residents to wear masks or face coverings in public.