Forgotten Families: After NYC-Newark Deal, Other Cities Seek To End SOTA & Sen. Booker Weighs InA controversial New York City program has been put on hold and it's sending shock waves throughout the region and even in the country.
Hundreds Sleeping Outside In Frigid Times Square To Fight HomelessnessOrganizers say over 100 million people globally do not have a roof over their heads. In New York City, the homeless population is close to 64,000.
Forgotten Families: Elizabeth's Mayor Asks To Join Newark's Lawsuit Against NYC Over SOTA ProgramElizabeth's mayor is moving to join Newark’s federal lawsuit against New York City over the controversial Special One-Time Assistance (SOTA) program.
Forgotten Families: Instead Of Faulting Flawed Program, De Blasio Slams Newark For Suing NYCThe fiery comments come even as his own Department of Investigation issues a blistering report about how the city treated the forgotten families CBS2 has been reporting on for nearly a year.
Forgotten Families: Elizabeth May Join Newark's Lawsuit Against NYC Over SOTA ProgramThe mayor of Elizabeth said he’s strongly considering it after nearly 50 homeless families were relocated there.
Newark Passes Ordinance That Targets Forgotten Families LandlordsA New Jersey municipality has taken action that will make it harder for New York City to relocate homeless families there.
As Winter Arrives, Socks Becoming An Essential Need For City's Homeless PopulationThe Coalition for the Homeless says every night, more than 62,000 people stay in New York City homeless shelters and thousands more stay on the streets.
Man Fatally Stabbed After Fight At Upper West Side Homeless ShelterA 22-year-old man was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Months Later, Some Forgotten Families Still Find Themselves In Unlivable ConditionsIt seems some of the forgotten families CBS2 told you about earlier this year are still being forgotten.
NYPD Officers Help Homeless Man Get Suit, Haircut To Go For Job InterviewsWilfredo Falman Jr. got a free trip to the barber's chair, courtesy of two officers from the 10th Precinct.
Report Shows 1 In 10 New York City Students Was Homeless Last School YearLast school year, the district hired 100 school-based community coordinators to help link students to services.
Stringer: Domestic Violence Driving People Into NYC's Homeless SheltersCity comptroller Scott Stringer says domestic violence is causing an increase in the number of people going into shelters, and he's calling for changes.
Homeless Man Befriended By Manhattan Neighbors Shows CBS2 His New Life With EmploymentIn less than two weeks, Johnell Johnson went from a stoop on West 22nd Street to manning the sink at Gran Tivoli on Broome Street.
Advocates Demand Housing For Homeless As Chinatown Rampage Victim Is Laid To RestThey are calling on the mayor to build thousands of units of affordable housing.
Funeral Held For Homeless Man Beaten To Death In Chinatown RampageChuen Kok was among four men killed in their sleep on Oct. 5. A fifth man was hospitalized with critical injuries.