Officials and members of the community spoke at an anti-hate rally in support of the Jewish community in Brooklyn on Jan. 5, 2020.
Electric-Powered Garbage Trucks Being Used In HempsteadIn a first on Long Island, electric-powered garbage trucks will hit the road.
Mayor De Blasio Appoints Director Of Office Of Climate And SustainabilityCity Hall said Ben Furnas will lead the new office that will work to dramatically reduce New York's contributions to climate change.
Brother Of Scott Rudin's Former Assistant Says Producer Should Be Banned From Entertainment IndustryEmmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony award-winning producer Scott Rudin announced he’s taking a step back from Broadway following mounting allegations of bullying. But those coming forward with more stories of alleged abuse say that’s not enough. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Crews Battle Apartment Building Fire In Greenwich VillageFirefighters were working to contain a building fire on Bleeker Street. Dan Rice reports from Chopper 2.
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 In State Funding Next YearThere 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.