Federal Judge Grants Preliminary Injunction Against N.Y.'s Vaccine Mandate For Health Care WorkersThe ruling sides with health care workers, and effectively protects the jobs of those who objected to the mandate on religious grounds.
The Jobs Are Out There: Big Businesses Heading Into Busy Holiday Season Looking For 'Attitude Over Aptitude'Local businesses are already gearing up for the holiday shopping season, amid dismal labor trends.
Mount Sinai Researchers Studying Psychological Effects Of COVID-19 Pandemic On Front-Line Health Care WorkersThe COVID-19 pandemic has been hard on all of us, especially on health care workers who have had to deal with life-and-death issues for the past 18 months.
Merck Asks FDA For Emergency Authorization For First Pill To Treat COVID-19Drug maker Merck asked U.S. regulators Monday to authorize its pill against COVID-19 in what would add an entirely new and easy-to-use weapon to the world's arsenal against the pandemic.
CBS News Poll: Will Parents Get Their Younger Kids Vaccinated?Even as COVID-19 cases have started to come down, more Americans suspect the outbreak will get worse than better in the coming months.
Rally Outside Barclays Center To Protest COVID Restrictions Impacting High School Student-AthletesThe Public Schools Athletic League (PSAL) has some of the strictest COVID rules in the country.
Deadline Reached For Connecticut State Workers To Comply With COVID Vaccine OrderSuspended workers will stay on unpaid leave until they show proof of vaccination or agree to weekly testing.
Mayor De Blasio Mulling COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate For NYPD, FDNY, Department Of CorrectionAs CBS2's Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reports, the mayor is now looking to expand the mandate that forced educators to get shots or lose their jobs.
Facing Vaccine Mandate Deadline, Home Health Care Workers Union Hoping New York State Grants More TimeTens of thousands of home health care workers could lose their jobs Friday, if they don't get at least partially vaccinated by the end of Thursday.
Pfizer Applies For Emergency Use Authorization For Its COVID Vaccine In Children 5-11It's an exciting development that parents have been waiting for in the fight against COVID-19.
NYC's Mental Health Clubhouses Proving To Be Valuable Resource For Those Suffering From COVID-Related IssuesAccording to the Department of Health, 1 in 3 city residents reported experiencing anxiety and depression during the COVID-19 pandemic.
ICU Nurse Sandra Lindsay Receives Pfizer's COVID-19 Booster Shot, As Health Care Professionals Grapple With The MandateThree of the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine recipients got booster shots on Wednesday. They are front-line workers and, therefore, eligible for the third dose of the Pfizer vaccine.
Judge Denies Temporary Restraining Order Against COVID Vaccine Mandate At NYC SchoolsSome who refused were back in federal court seeking an emergency ruling on their requests for religious exemptions.
New York City Council To Meet On COVID Vaccine MandatesCommittee members will also consider two bills requiring the regular posting of information, including weekly reports on COVID cases broken down by school.
As COVID Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect, Approximately 8,000 DOE Employees Out Of 148,000 Remain UnvaccinatedAlthough the deadline for vaccination was Friday, the union said it's being told staff still have time to get vaccinated and keep their jobs. But that offer won't be on the table forever.