What's your town's claim to fame? One area on Long Island's east end is known for a very unusual attraction. CBS2's Elle McLogan takes us to The Big Duck in the latest episode of The Dig.
Groundbreaking Held At Historic New Jersey Baseball StadiumThere was a special groundbreaking Wednesday at a historic baseball stadium in New Jersey.
New York Weather: CBS2 4/14 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's John Elliott has your weather forecast for April 14 at 6 p.m.
NYPD 'Digidog' Has Some People Doing A Double-TakeNew NYPD technology has some people doing a double-take and asking questions. It's a robot shaped like a dog; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
LIRR Ridership Still Only About A Quarter Of Pre-Pandemic LevelsThe Long Island Rail Road is begging its riders to come back. Ridership is just a fraction of what it was before the pandemic, and leaders are asking the public to get off the roads and back on safely disinfected train cars; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Officer Kim Potter Charged In Shooting Death Of Daunte Wright In MinneapolisCriminal charges have been filed in the death of Daunte Wright. The 20-year-old was killed during a traffic stop in Minneapolis; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Woman Shot, Killed On Street In City Island, BronxA woman was gunned down while working at a road construction site in the Bronx on Wednesday; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
New Jersey Senior Accepted At 7 Ivy League SchoolsCollege acceptance letters from across the nation are being sent out this week, and one local student has a big choice in front of him after receiving letters from seven Ivy League schools; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
New Jersey Ranks 48th On List Of Best StatesNew Jersey apparently isn't a very popular state.
Man With Autism, New Jersey Priest Share Special BondA man with autism was devastated when he could no longer attend church because of the pandemic. It meant no longer seeing one of his heroes, and favorite musicians, Father Jim; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Competing Bills Could Lead To Puerto Rico's Statehood Or IndependenceFor the first time Wednesday, a House committee held hearings on two competing bills which could lead to statehood or independence for Puerto Rico; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
CDC: More Data Needed Before Decision On Johnson & Johnson VaccineThe CDC advisory committee says more data on rare blood clots needs to be done before deciding on the next steps of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine.
Defense For Derek Chauvin Calls Medical Expert To Introduce Alternative Cause For George Floyd's DeathDerek Chauvin's defense called its own medical expert to introduce an alternative cause to George Floyd's death Wednesday; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Help Available For Front-Line Workers In Need Of Mental Health Support In Wake Of PandemicThe pandemic is taking a toll on front-line workers with many experiencing trauma not only at work, but also at home. Many experts believe another crisis is brewing when it comes to mental health during this pandemic. Now, help is available; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Teens Partner With DOT To Make South Bronx Streets SaferA group of Bronx high school students are going above and beyond, moonlighting as urban planners. The teenagers partnered with the Department of Transportation to make the streets around their school safer; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
46 FDNY Members Recognized For Their Courage At Annual Medal Day CeremonyA special ceremony was held Wednesday to honor New York's bravest. The FDNY paid tribute to the men and women who risk their lives for others daily; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
8-Year-Old Girl Found Safe In Queens After 12-Hour SearchSources tell CBS2 a little girl who was spotted wandering alone and barefoot on Long Island is safe and with her family.
2 Horses Die In Barn Fire At Belmont Race TrackTwo horses died in a fire at the Belmont race track.
Biden Announces Withdrawal Of All U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By 9/11President Joe Biden has announced all U.S. combat troops will be out of Afghanistan by Sept. 11, 20 years to the date of the 9/11 attacks, but critics say the hard end date could lead to more chaos; Debra Alfarone reports for CBS2.
Connecticut Governor Signs Bill Easing Restrictions On Outdoor DiningConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed a bill Wednesday easing restrictions on outdoor dining.
Curfew For New York Restaurants, Bars ExtendedNew York restaurants and bars can stay open a little later.
Investigation Into Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine ContinuesInvestigators are working feverishly to determine whether the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine may have caused serious brain blood clots in six women; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Bernie Madoff Dies In Federal Prison At Age 82Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to a scheme ripping off thousands of investors of more than $60 billion, has died in federal prison; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Woman's Body Found In Trunk Of Car In QueensA woman was found dead in the trunk of a car in Queens on Wednesday; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.