New York City Public Schools To Increase COVID Testing, Relax Quarantine RulesThis comes after the first school had to close for a week due to a cluster of cases among staff.
Pfizer Says COVID Vaccine Safe, Effective For Kids Ages 5 To 11Pfizer said Monday it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon.
NYC Restaurant Owners Sound Off On Vaccine MandateRestaurant owners are pushing back against the city's mandate that requires eateries to ask for proof of vaccination for indoor dining.
FDA Advisers Endorse Pfizer Booster Shots For Elderly, High-Risk AmericansThe panel had initially rejected by a majority vote over Pfizer's request for full approval of a booster.
CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Answers COVID Booster QuestionsWhy did the FDA advisory panel endorse COVID boosters only for those 65 and over or at high risk for severe disease?
New Jersey Senator Says COVID Survivors Should Enjoy Same Benefits As Fully Vaccinated PeopleIt's become increasingly harder to go to entertainment venues, bars, restaurants, even work, without the COVID vaccine. With that in mind, New Jersey State Sen. Joe Pennacchio says he’s working on legislation to provide another option.
De Blasio Says NYC Ready To Administer COVID Vaccine Booster Shots Once FDA ApprovedThe nation's top scientists will meet Friday to discuss whether Americans who received the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will need another dose.
Clinical Trial At Hackensack University Medical Center Aims To Offer Treatment For Alzheimer's AgitationHackensack University Medical Center is starting a clinical trial for a drug that’s actually an antidepressant.
COVID Impact: Some Parents In Jersey City Keep Children Home From School After District Reports Positive CasesThe New Jersey health commissioner said Wednesday there have been six COVID-19 outbreaks in schools across the state.
Only On CBS2: Long Island Family Upset New York State Is Trying To Remove Son With Autism From Massachusetts FacilityA Long Island couple is fighting for their adult son with special needs.
Judge Blocks New York State Medical Worker Vaccine MandateThe judge gave New York state until Sept. 22 to respond to the lawsuit in federal court in Utica.
New York City Officials Celebrate 1st Day Of School, Parents Say They're Still NervousFor the first time in a year and a half, all 1 million students in New York City public schools were expected back for in-person learning.
Prostate Cancer Awareness: Regular PSA Blood Tests, Early Detection Key Factors For Men At RiskThere will be almost a quarter of a million prostate cancer diagnoses this year and more than 34,000 patients will die. Even worse, Black men are more than twice as likely to die from it.
New York City Workers Head Back To Office Full Time; Indoor Vaccine Mandate Takes EffectMonday marked a major milestone on the road to reopening in New York City.
Hochul Calls Texas Abortion Law A 'Travesty,' Says New York Will Increase Information And Protect Patient RightsLeaders joined the governor Monday at the monument to women's rights pioneers in Central Park.