There’s a renewed push for safety legislation in New York City, following a string of pedestrian deaths this week, including two children. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
Coronavirus Update: New Yorkers Practicing Self-Care While Finding Ways To Pass The Time At HomeAs the stay-at-home order continues, people are finding themselves with lots of extra time on their hands while inside; CBS2's Charlie Cooper has some creative ways to help pass the time.
Coronavirus Update: Professionals Step Up To Help Health Care Workers While College Seniors Face Tough DecisionsProfessional athletes and teams are stepping up to help health care workers fight the coronavirus, but the pandemic is also making for some tough decisions for college seniors; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
New York Weather: CBS2 4/2 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for April 2 at 6 p.m.
Coronavirus Update: New Jersey Red Cross Calling For More Blood DonorsWith schools and businesses closed, many blood drives have been canceled. That has the New Jersey Red Cross calling for more donors; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Coronavirus Update: LI Leaders Trying To Plan For Eventual Economic RecoveryOn Long Island, government leaders are grappling with the medical crisis, but at the same time, trying to plan for an eventual economic recovery; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
CBS2 Talks To Experts About How To Properly Sanitize, Clothes, Other ItemsWith the spread of coronavirus on everyone's mind, CBS2's Alice Gainer speaks to experts about ways to sanitize clothing and surfaces.
Coronavirus Update: Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her ‘Biggest Concern’“My biggest concern is down the road. It’s just the level of need,” Garcia told CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez. “You know that you were going to have a lot of people who are ill with the virus, maybe not be critically ill but they will still be home. They will still be people we don’t want to be out in public. We need to make sure we’re getting food to them.”
Coronavirus Update: NYPD Threatening Action Against Members Of Hasidic Communities Ignoring Social DistancingThe NYPD is threatening to take enforcement action against various members of Brooklyn's Hasidic communities who have been openly ignoring social distancing orders.
Coronavirus Update: James O'Neill Returns To NYC As Supply CzarNew York City gets a new supply czar amid questions about how the millions of pieces of health and safety gear pouring into the five boroughs are being distributed; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Congregation At Center Of New Rochelle Outbreak Trying To Help OthersMany people at the center of the outbreak in Westchester County are determined to make a difference in the community. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Coronavirus Update: Javits Center Will Now Be Used To Help Treat COVID-19 PatientsPresident Donald Trump has approved Gov. Andrew Cuomo‘s request to use the Javits Center to care for COVID-19 patients.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Urges New Yorkers To Cover Faces In PublicMayor Bill de Blasio now says all New Yorkers should cover their faces when they have to go out in public.
Coronavirus Numbers: April 2 At 5 P.M.In New York, there have been nearly 2,400 deaths.
Coronavirus Update: NYC EMS Council Changes Directives For Ambulance Crews Responding To Cardiac Arrest CallsMounting pressure on the hospital system has the city's EMS Council directing ambulance crews to change how they respond to cardiac arrest calls; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Holds Briefing On Coronavirus PandemicMayor Bill de Blasio holds a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic in New York City on April 2, 2020.
Coronavirus: NJ Gov. Orders State Police To Commandeer Needed Medical SuppliesA dramatic move from New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy to get critical equipment for hospitals -- he's giving state police permission to seize it from companies; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Coronavirus Update: Montefiore Hospital Nurses Say They Feel Like 'Sheep Going To Slaughter'There was a show of solidarity at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx on Thursday as nurses stood together while six feet apart, demanding critical protective equipment; CBS2's Tara Jakeway reports.
Governor Ned Lamont Provides Coronavirus Update In ConnecticutConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont provided an update on coronavirus response in Connecticut.
Day In The Life: Finding Comfort And Humor In Uncertain TimesCBS2's Elle McLogan reaches out to friends who are making the most of their new circumstances.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Murphy Talks On New Executive Orders In New JerseyGov. Phil Murphy issued an executive order on Thursday for New Jersey State Police to commandeer medical equipment needed to treat the coronavirus outbreak.
Gov. Cuomo Gives Daily Coronavirus BriefingGov. Andrew Cuomo says the coronavirus pandemic continues to “march across the state.”
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Journalist Chris Cuomo Share Some Brotherly Love In Daily BriefingGov. Andrew Cuomo's daily coronavirus briefing turned into The Cuomo Brothers show Thursday when he opened a video chat to his brother, CNN journalist Chris Cuomo, who is currently home under quarantine with COVID-19.
Body Found on Queens SubwayThere was a grim find on a New York City subway in Queens early Thursday morning. Katie Johnston reports.
Emmy-Winning Songwriter, Fountains Of Wayne Cofounder Adam Schlesinger Dies From CoronavirusEmmy and Grammy-winning musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger, known for his work with his band Fountains of Wayne and on the TV show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” died Wednesday after contracting the coronavirus, his attorney said. Katie Johnston reports.