Local Retailers Worried About Holiday Season As Many Americans Shop OnlineFor many Americans, the holiday shopping season is well underway, but the shift to the web and the pandemic are having a big impact on local retailers.
Stimulus Package Update: Why Testing Language Is Holding Up ChecksNegotiations on a second stimulus package are stalled, and language on testing and tracing is at least partly to blame.
'Stimulus Checks Are The Least Important,' When Drafting Aid Package, Says EconomistA second stimulus package is unlikely by election day, but removing stimulus checks entirely would save money and could help the parties make a deal.
Report: Manhattan Rent Drops Below $3,000 For 1st Time Since 2011StreetEasy says renters are no longer willing to pay the so-called "commute premium" of living in Manhattan, because so many people are working from home.
Stimulus Package Update: While Politicians Negotiate, Economic Damage ContinuesWith negotiations on a second round of stimulus ongoing, the chance of a package that can pass both the House and Senate seems remote.
Coronavirus Progress: Owners Of 122-Year-Old Movie Theater On Long Island Excited To Finally Be Allowed To ReopenMovie theaters in most of New York state can finally reopen Friday, with restrictions.
Coronavirus Impact: Some Colleges Acknowledge Financial Challenges, Say They're Lowering Tuition Costs For 2021The college experience has changed due to the coronavirus pandemic, leaving some families to question the value of a higher education.
Stimulus Package Update: Is A Deal Even Possible At This Point?House Democrats and the Trump administration agreeing on stimulus terms isn't even the biggest obstacle to a stimulus package.
McConnell Urged White House Not To Make A Deal On Stimulus Bill Ahead Of ElectionMcConnell told Senate Republicans Tuesday that he urged the White House against making a deal on a large coronavirus stimulus bill ahead of the election, a source familiar confirmed to CBS News.
Due To COVID-19, Warnings From Health Experts, Thanksgiving Figures To Be More Subdued Event This YearThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Americans to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 during the upcoming holiday season.
Stimulus Package Update: Is Time Running Out On A Possible Second Stimulus Check?House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a deal must be reached by Tuesday if a stimulus package is to pass by election day.
New York Begins Enforcing Ban On Plastic BagsThe ban was passed last year, went briefly on the books in March, but was then put on hold during a court challenge.
As New Yorkers Rethink Mass Transit, Here's What To Do With Money Already On Your MetroCardFor pay-per-ride, the MTA says the value will remain on your card until the expiration date.
Tab Soda To Be Discontinued: 'I Am Heartbroken... It's A Taste Of Nostalgia'Coke is putting Tab on ice.
Stimulus Package Update: As Unemployment Claims Climb, Have Both Sides Found Common Ground?A second stimulus package remains a possibility, but can struggling Americans wait for Washington to come together on a plan?