CBS2's Jessica Layton has the latest on a New Jersey family's fight to have a husband and father released from a Nigerian jail.
Doors Finally Reopen At Long Island Alzheimer's And Dementia CenterThe pandemic presents special struggles for Alzheimer's and dementia patients. Already isolated at home, many family members have had no breaks in the 24-hour care of their loved ones... until today. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
4 Arrested After Drug Bust At Long Island Day CarePolice said they found cocaine, fentanyl, two handguns and ammunition inside Channel Day Care in Bay Shore.
NY Assemblywoman Pushes Bill To Make Sexual Harassment By Public Servants Punishable With JailA Manhattan Assemblywoman is seeking to create a first-in-the-nation bill that would increase the punishment for public servants convicted of sexual harassment.
Teen Thanks Doctors At Long Island Hospital Where ‘Last Resort’ COVID Treatment Saved Her LifeA teenager who says she was on “death’s door” returned to the hospital that saved her life to warn others the pandemic is not over yet. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
New York Weather: CBS2's 4/19 Monday Evening UpdateLonnie Quinn has the Tri-State Area's latest forecast on CBS2 News At 5.
LIRR To Test Battery-Powered TrainsPres. Phil Eng announced a plan to retro-fit electric rail cars with batteries so they can run on tracks meant for diesel trains.
Patients Noticing Swollen Lymph Nodes After VaccineWhile most side effects of the COVID vaccines are expected and short-lived, CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says there's one reaction to pay extra attention to.
Medical Examiner Rules Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick Died Of Natural CausesThe medical examiner determined Sicknick suffered two strokes and died of natural causes after he was injured during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
Gender ‘X’ Option Now Available On New Jersey Driver’s Licenses And IDsNew Jersey residents now have the option of selecting an “X” gender option on driver licenses and non-driver ID cards.
Mayor Addresses Concerns About Rising Violence, Homelessness In Times SquareMayor de Blasio is addressing concerns from Times Square business owners who worry the rise in homelessness and violent crimes could slow economic recovery.
Suspect Charged With Attempted Arson For Allegedly Throwing Molotov Cocktain At NYPD VehicleLionel Virgile is accused of throwing bleach in an NYPD officer's face and a Molotov cocktail at other officers. He was arraigned in Brooklyn Federal Court on Monday. CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Hate Crime Review Panel To Make Recommendations To NYPDA new NYPD initiative is taking aim at hate crimes with the help of five diverse civilians. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Accused Stalker Arrested At Taylor Swift's Tribeca Apartment Building52-year-old Hank Johnson was arrested Saturday night after someone called 911 to report he was inside the pop star's building without permission.
New York Extends Curfew For Bars, Restaurants To MidnightThe state is loosening other coronavirus restrictions, too.
Connecticut Rolling Back Business Restrictions May 1Gov. Ned Lamont will lift all remaining COVID restrictions, with the exception of indoor mask mandates, on May 1.
New York City Schools To Get $600 Million Annually For Next 3 YearsThere is a historic increase in state education funding for New York City schools. It’s the result of a battle that’s been fought for decades. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
NYPD Gearing Up For Possible Protests Over Chauvin VerdictAfter mounting tensions with peaceful protestors, the NYPD said their tactics will be different this time. CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Jury Hears Closing Arguments In Derek Chauvin TrialThe prosecution and defense teams made their final arguments in the Derek Chauvin murder trial. CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Press Conference: Gov. Murphy Announces All NJ Residents 16+ Eligible For COVID VaccineGov. Phil Murphy's April 19, 2021 coronavirus update.
Gender ‘X’ Option Now Available On New Jersey Driver’s Licenses And IDsNew Jersey residents now have the option of selecting an "X" gender option on driver licenses and non-driver ID cards. Katie Johnston reports.
New York Weather: Afternoon Shower ChancesCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.
Sanitation Cleans Up Trash Near Empty LotNew York City sanitation crews started cleaning up mounds of garbage Monday that were dumped near an empty lot in East New York, Brooklyn.
Gov. Cuomo Announces Middle Class Tax CutGov. Cuomo says middle class New Yorkers will see a lower income tax rate as part of the budget passed in Albany.
N.J. Residents 16 And Up Can Now Get COVID VaccineStarting today, everyone 16 and older in the U.S. is eligible to get the coronavirus vaccine. As CBS2's John Dias reports, the rule has already been in effect for New York and Connecticut, but now starts in New Jersey too.