CBS2's Elle McLogan introduces you to a Lower Manhattan drugstore that's full of surprises in the latest episode of The Dig.
New York Weather: CBS2 7/23 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for July 23 at 6 p.m.
Dog Tags Returned To Vietnam Vet From Long IslandA decorated Vietnam War veteran from Long Island finally has his dog tags back.
New Study Shows Staggering New Numbers Of Children Diagnosed With Type 2 DiabetesStaggering new numbers of children have been diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes during the pandemic. Cases have more than doubled; Danya Bacchus reports for CBS2.
August Martin High School Receives $20 Million For Athletic Field ImprovementsA multi-million dollar announcement means student-athletes at a Queens high school will soon have a place to compete. For years, City Council Member Adrienne Adams has been advocating for the funding; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Archdiocese Of Newark Hosts Faith & Family Fun DayNewark is one of the big cities hit hard by COVID-19, and Friday, many residents had the chance to have a day of fun, food and games.
Many New Yorkers Stuck In Passport PurgatoryPassport purgatory continues for so many Americans. The state department has temporarily shut down its online booking system for appointments; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Fire Destroys NJ Apartment Complex, Dozens DisplacedInvestigators say there were no sprinklers in key areas of a New Jersey apartment complex as a fire burned through Friday; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
New Jersey Festival Of Ballooning Prepares To Take FlightAfter being grounded by COVID, close to 100 balloons are ready to take flight this weekend for the New Jersey Festival of Ballooning; CBS2's John Elliott reports.
NYPD Officers Help Remove Possum From Home In QueensThere was quite a scare for a mother in Queens when an uninvited guest showed up in her living room.
Black Swans Abandoned In Suffolk County Are RescuedTwo rare black swans that were abandoned have been rescued in Southold, Long Island.
Facing Worker Shortage, Seaside Height Hosts Job FairIt's a busy summer at the Jersey Shore, but businesses are facing a worker shortage. Seaside Heights hosted a job fair Friday to help employers get some of the help they desperately need; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
New Law Requires Civics Instruction In NJ Middle SchoolsWith Gov. Phil Murphy's signature to make it official, New Jersey middle school students are now required to learn about voting.
New Medical Options Available For Women Suffering From FibroidsThis year, for the first time, July is being recognized as Fibroid Awareness Month with a new bill and funding in Congress. There are also new medical options available for the millions of women who suffer from this condition; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
President Biden Imposes New Sanctions On Cuban RegimePresident Joe Biden is imposing new sanctions on the Cuban regime after the violent crackdown on anti-government protesters earlier this month. The move comes as some people in Florida launched a flotilla of private vessels toward Cuba on Friday morning; Manuel Bojorquez reports for CBS2.
$600,000 Settlement Reached In Batali & Bastianich Harassment CaseA settlement has been reached in the sexual harassment and discrimination case at restaurants owned by famed chef Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich.
Group Of People Caught On Video Beating, Allegedly Robbing Woman With Walker In HarlemA disturbing attack was caught on video in Harlem. It shows several people beating and allegedly robbing a 61-year-old woman with a walker, but a relative of one of the suspects is telling a different story. CBS2's Alice Gainer spoke with the victim.
Cleveland Indians Announce Name Change To GuardiansCleveland's baseball team has finally come up with a new team name, ending months of deliberation. The change was sparked by a national reckoning for teams to permanently drop logos and names considered racist; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
NYC Marriage Bureau Reopens For In-Person WeddingsNew York City's marriage bureau is saying "yes" to in-person weddings again; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Mayor De Blasio Calls On Private Companies To Mandate VaccinesMayor Bill de Blasio is pushing for private companies in New York City to require COVID vaccines for their employees.
Mayor De Blasio, 2 Former NYPD Commissioners Won't Have To Testify In Judicial Inquiry Into Eric Garner's DeathA judge has ruled Mayor Bill de Blasio and two former NYPD commissioners will not have to testify in a judicial inquiry into the city's handling of Eric Garner's death in 2014; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Sources: Shots Fired Near Holland Tunnel In New Jersey, Disrupting TrafficManhattan-bound traffic was stopped at the Holland Tunnel on Friday afternoon because of police activity.
3 People Fatally Shot Inside Home In FarmingvillePolice are investigating the deaths of three people on Long Island. A man and two women were found shot inside an apartment in Farmingville. A baby was also found inside, unharmed; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Mother, Baby Struck By Out-Of-Control Car In YonkersAn out-of-control car slammed into a parked vehicle in Yonkers on Friday, then struck a mother and her baby before crashing into a storefront; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Fire Destroys Apartment Complex In Carteret, New JerseyA fire burned through an apartment complex in Carteret, New Jersey, on Friday. Investigators say the building is now a total loss; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.