A New York nonprofit is challenging gender stereotypes in an effort to empower girls to seek careers typically reserved for males. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock has more.

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New York Weather: CBS2 7/27 Nightly Forecast at 11PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for July 27 at 11 p.m.
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U.S. Capitol Police Officers Describe Experiences During Jan. 6 AttackPolice officers described the violent attacks and racial slurs they endured during the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Their emotional testimony came during the start of Congressional hearings; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Queens Man Arrested For Anti-Muslim AttacksPolice have arrested a man wanted for three anti-Muslim attacks in Queens.
Man Wanted For Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl In QueensPolice are on the hunt for a man accused of assaulting an 11-year-old girl in Queens on Sunday morning.
Bullet Strikes Taxi On Van Wyck Expressway, Narrowly Missing Driver & PassengerPolice are looking for the gunman who opened fire on a major city highway in Queens, piercing a taxi cab and just narrowly missing the driver and passenger inside; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
CDC Issues Updated Mask Guidance For Vaccinated IndividualsThe CDC says people who live in areas where the COVID spread is high or substantial should wear masks indoors. Those areas take up more than 60% of the country; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Police Seek 4 Suspects Accused Of Attacking Teen In BrooklynPolice need help finding four individuals accused of assaulting a teenager in Brooklyn on July 6, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)
NYPD Trying To Identify Man Accused Of Robbing 11-Year-Old Girl, Making Sexual ThreatsThe NYPD is trying to identify a man accused of robbing an 11-year-old girl while making sexual threats. It happened in Jackson Heights on July 25, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)
‘We Love You’: Athletes, Fans Offer Support To Simone Biles After She Withdrew From Olympics Gymnastics Team FinalFormer teammates are showing their support for Olympic gymnast Simone Biles after she pulled out of the team finals at the summer games; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Laru Beya Collective In The Rockaways Brings Surfing To Kids Who May Not Otherwise Had The Chance To Try ItThere's a program in the Rockaways that aims to bring surfing to children who may not otherwise have the opportunity to try it; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Jets, Giants Report To Training CampTuesday was report day for the Jets and the Giants with the first official practices taking place Wednesday.
New York Weather: CBS2 7/27 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for July 27 at 6 p.m.
'Seize The King' Running At Marcus Garvey Park In HarlemThe Classical Theatre of Harlem is presenting a free production of "Seize the King" under the stars.
Long Island Libraries Develop Innovative Ways To Help Patrons Amid PandemicWhen the pandemic forced libraries to close across Long Island, many developed innovative ways to reach patrons while checking on their health and wellness; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Garden State Parkway Service Areas To Be Renamed After New Jersey Hall Of Fame MembersNine service areas on the Garden State Parkway will soon be renamed to honor iconic members of the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
CT Gov. Ned Lamont Signs Two Gun Safety Bills Into LawConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed two gun safety bills into law Tuesday.
Multiple Sharks Spotted In Water At Jones BeachReports of another shark sighting forced swimmers out of the water Tuesday at Jones Beach; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
CBS News Correspondent Shares Mental Health, Anxiety StrugglesRecently, there's been a number of high-profile athletes and celebrities who have gone public with their mental health struggles and how that's affected their careers. CBS News correspondent Jeff Pegues is also using his voice to help others. He spoke to CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez.
U.S. Sells Wu-Tang Clan Album Forfeited By Martin ShkreliThe U.S. government has sold a unique Wu-Tang Clan album forfeited by convicted hedge fund manager Martin Shkreli.
Doctors Advise Anyone With Cold Symptoms To Get Tested For COVID-19If you have cold symptoms, you're not alone. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported an uptick in respiratory cases this summer, but don't assume it's just a cold. Doctors advise you should get a COVID test even if you're vaccinated; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Operation Helping Hand Offers Assistance To Those Battling Substance Abuse Problems In Somerset CountyNew Jersey's Somerset County has seen the number of drug overdose cases increase during the pandemic. Now, they have a new tool to help those battling substance abuse; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Some Calling For More Safety Measures For Edible Cannabis Products In New YorkThere's a call for more safety measures for edible cannabis products in New York.

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