Biden Huddles With Senate Democrats At Capitol On Infrastructure BillsPresident Biden visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday for a meeting with Senate Democrats to discuss dual infrastructure proposals wending their way through the Senate.
Iranian American Journalist Masih Alinejad Targeted In Kidnapping Plot In Brooklyn, According To IndictmentMasih Alinejad has been an outspoken advocate for women's rights, and a critic of human rights abuses in her native country.
More Local Protests Held In Support Of People Of CubaRaising signs that read "Libertad," hundreds of demonstrators marched through North Bergen, New Jersey on Tuesday.
Newark Native MJ Rodriguez Becomes First Transgender Performer To Receive Outstanding Lead Actress Emmy NominationShe was recognized for her performance in the drama series "Pose."
Desperate Tri-State Area Travelers Facing Incredibly Long Odds Getting Passport Renewals In Time For Upcoming TripsMore than 1 million passports are pending in swamped offices across the country.
New Jersey Congressman Gottheimer Hoping For Vote On Bill Funding Gateway Project Before August RecessNew data shows NJ TRANSIT delays continue despite lower ridership caused by the coronavirus pandemic. So what should people expect once more start commuting again?
‘The Mandalorian,’ ‘The Crown,’ ‘Bridgerton’ Dominate Emmy NodsNetflix’s “The Crown” and Disney’s “The Mandalorian” each scored a leading 24 nominations Tuesday for the 73rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards, with both landing among the nominees for outstanding drama series.
New Jersey Cuban-Americans Join International Call For Change Amid Island Nation's Economic CrisisThousands of Cubans took to the streets Sunday in rare protests expressing frustration over food shortages and worsening conditions across the country.
Democratic Mayoral Candidate Eric Adams Among Those Who Met With President Biden On Illegal Guns And Crime ReductionThe president's plan focuses on providing funding to cities that need more police, more community support, and cracking down on illegal firearms with serious consequences.
Family Says Remains Of Judy Spiegel, Originally From Long Island, Recovered From Surfside Condo RubbleCBS2's Jessica Layton spoke with her children, Rachel and Josh Spiegel, last month as they held onto hope their mother would make it out alive.
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Launches Space Flight SweepstakesHopeful astronauts can enter for free, but you can purchase more entries as a donation starting at $5, which will get you 50 entries. 
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Set To Attend White House Meeting Addressing Nationwide Surge In Gun ViolenceAdams is attending the meeting in his capacity as Brooklyn borough president.
Former NYC Health Commissioner: Threshold For Herd Immunity Against COVID-19 Will Be Higher Due To Highly Contagious Delta VariantOn Twitter, Dr. Tom Frieden said, "The higher infectivity of Delta means the threshold for herd immunity will be higher."
Divers Help Save Ocean Habitats By Collecting, Eating Destructive Sea UrchinsThey're small creatures creating big problems in the oceans. Sea urchins are destroying crucial habitats. Now, some divers are turning the tables.
U.S. Capitol Police K-9 Officer Shares Story Of Finding Help After Capitol RiotThis past week marked six months since the deadly Capitol riot, and only just this weekend, the fencing around the complex came down.