Mayor Bill de Blasio was joined by Police Commissioner Dermot Shea and other police officials to discuss crime statistics.
2 Female Suspects Kidnap Woman At Knifepoint, Force Her To Get Cash, NYPD SaysTwo women allegedly abducted another woman at knifepoint and forced her withdraw money from a bank. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Teen Chess Champion From Brooklyn Awarded $40,000 College Scholarship15-year-old Jessica Hyatt is one of the top 10 Black, female chess players in the country. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Social Distancing Rules In Place At Susan B. Anthony's GraveWhat's become an Election Day tradition in Rochester will continue in 2020 but with changes due to the coronavirus.
New York Weather: CBS2's 10/23 Friday Evening UpdateLonnie Quinn has the Tri-State Area's latest forecast on CBS2 News At 5.
Westchester Father In Need Of Kidney Holding Out Hope To Find A Living DonorThe coronavirus pandemic put a hold on organ transplants, and sadly, three times as many people died this year waiting for one. A Westchester man who survived is now seeing his health deteriorate as he waits for a kidney, but he's not losing hope. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Demanding Answers: City Council Demands Student Attendance Records From Education OfficialsCouncil members say Mayor Bill de Blasio’s optimism last month about a hybrid-learning approach – a mix of in-person and remote classes – was way overblown. CBS2’s Marcia Kramer reports.
Andrew Krivak Released From Prison As He Awaits Retrial For 1994 Sexual Assault, Murder Of 12-Year-Old Josette WrightA man who spent 24 years in prison for a rape and murder he says he did not commit was released Friday morning. CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Street In Queens Co-Named 'Punjab Avenue' To Celebrate South Asian ResidentsThe stretch of 101st Avenue between 111th and 123rd streets in Richmond Hill is filled with Punjabi culture, earning it the nickname “Little Punjab.” CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Record Setting Wildfires Burning In ColoradoThe East Troublesome Fire is only 5% contained. It's forced evacuations and destroyed homes.
New Families Relying On Food Banks As Pandemic's Hunger Crisis GrowsA growing number of families in the Tri-State Area are relying on food banks because of the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Movie Theaters Outside New York City Reopen After Pandemic ShutdownIt’s a sweet day for New York moviegoers, happy to have things popping once more at the multiplex. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Long Island Poll Sites Ready For Influx Of Early Voters This WeekendThere's been an explosion of interest in voting absentee and voting early this year. The early option begins Saturday morning and Long Island poll sites are poised for the influx of enthusiastic voters. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Campaign 2020: Trump, Biden Back On Campaign Trails After Final Presidential DebateElection Day is just 11 days away. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Suspect Pushed Woman Onto Subway Tracks In Unprovoked Attack At Times Square StationA 28-year-old woman is recovering after being deliberately pushed onto subway tracks. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Volunteers Keeping NYC Parks Clean To Make Up For Budget CutsFriday marks the first day of a three-day cleaning spree, organized by the Partnership for New York City and New York Cares.
Sen. Booker, Rep. Gottheimer Announce Proposal To Protect Nursing Homes From Second Wave Of COVID-19The Nursing Home Pandemic Protection Act would require facilities to report potential outbreaks to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in real time and have a crisis plan in place.
New York Weather: Friday Afternoon ForecastCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.
Manhattan Rent Dips Below $3KAccording to StreetEasy, the median rent in Manhattan has fallen below $3,000 -- the lowest price since 2011.
Newark Schools Cleaning Water SupplyNewark's public schools are getting help in the fight to clean up the lead-tainted water supply.
Parents Frustrated After Coronavirus Cases Close Bronx SchoolAs some New York City schools in coronavirus hot spots begin to reopen, a school in the Bronx is closed for two weeks after new COVID-19 cases popped up. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has reaction from parents.
Man Freed On Bail In Crime He Says He Didn't CommitA man who spent 24 years in prison for a rape and murder he says he did not commit was released on bail Friday morning.
NYPD: 2 Women Wanted For Abducting Another WomanTwo women allegedly abducted another woman at knifepoint and forced her withdraw money from a bank. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge has more on the harrowing ordeal.
Woman Shoved Onto Subway Tracks In Times SquareA 28-year-old woman was pushed onto the tracks Friday morning at a subway station in Times Square. Police said it appeared to be an unprovoked attack. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports from the scene.
Suffolk Police: Brendan Sullivan, 20, Accused Of Raping Two 13-Year-Old Girls He Met On SnapchatSuffolk County Police say a 20-year-old Bohemia man had sexual contact with two 13-year-old girls. Geoff Petrulis reports.