Sen. Kamala Harris has said she often draws her words and inspiration from a Brooklyn political powerhouse -- Shirley Chisholm, the first Black woman from a major political party to run for president; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.

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Kamala Harris Shatters Barriers As First African-American, Asian-American, Woman Vice PresidentAs CBS2's Alice Gainer reports, Vice President Kamala Harris was sworn in by Bronx U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, making history Wednesday.
New York Weather: CBS2 1/20 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for January 20 at 6 p.m.
Montclair Teachers Raise Safety Concerns About Returning To ClassroomsThe students in Montclair have been learning remotely since last March. The schools superintendent says he has a plan to get grades K-5 back in classrooms next week, but teachers say they may not show up due to safety concerns; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
New Yorkers Hold Watch Parties To Mark Historic Inauguration DayMany people were out celebrating in New York City on Inauguration Day, and there were some special moments during the ceremony that made New Yorkers proud; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Inauguration Prompts National Special Security EventThe inauguration was a national special security event with both pandemic and protest concerns; Michael George reports for CBS2.
Bronx School Incorporates Inauguration Watch Party Into Lesson PlanStudents had a front-row seat to history Wednesday as they watched the inauguration. Some classrooms got creative, including one school in the Bronx, which incorporated a watch party into its lesson plan; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
NYC Council Education Committee Questions Grading Policy As Thousands Of Students Face Failing GradesTens of thousands of New York City students are in jeopardy of getting a failing grade for not finishing their online course work. Wednesday, City Council's education committee questioned the grading policy; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
COVID Vaccine Shortage Forces NYC To Cancel Appointments, Shut Down HubsA vaccine shortage has forced New York City to cancel thousands of appointments and close more than a dozen vaccine hubs for the next two days; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has more.
First Lady Dr. Jill Biden Wears NYC-Based Label Markarian For InaugurationFirst Lady Dr. Jill Biden chose to wear an outfit created by a New York City based label on Inauguration Day.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Members Discuss Kamala Harris Becoming Vice PresidentThe Howard University drumline proudly performed during Wednesday's inauguration, representing Vice President Kamala Harris' alma mater. Her sorority was also an important part of her time there and remains so to this day; CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reports.
Joe Biden Becomes United States' Second Catholic PresidentCatholics around the world are reacting to President Joe Biden's inauguration. Following John F. Kennedy, Biden became only the second Catholic president in the history of the United States, and many closest to him practice another faith -- Judaism; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
NYPD Says It Will Re-Evaluate Security At Trump TowerThe NYPD is re-evaluating its security at Trump Tower in Midtown.
Donald Trump's Presidency Comes To An EndFour years ago, Donald Trump took office promising to disrupt the status quo, and right up to the final moments, he continued breaking norms; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Exclusive: Woman Who Was Brutally Attacked Outside Harlem Liquor Store Speaks OutA woman says she was brutally attacked in Harlem after she turned down a man's offer to buy her a bottle of wine at a liquor store; CBS2's Lisa Rozner spoke exclusively with the victim.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Now Senate Majority LeaderWednesday also marked a change in control of the Senate with Democrats taking the majority.
Vice President Kamala Harris Makes History On Inauguration DayMadam Vice President -- it's the first time those words have been spoken here in the United States. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports on Vice President Kamala Harris' firsts.
Joe Biden Sworn In As 46th President Of The United StatesIn Washington, it was the changing of the guard but not in a way we've ever seen before. One president departed and another took the oath of office amidst one of the most challenging times in U.S. history; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
New York Weather: Cold WindCBS2's John Elliott has the latest weather forecast.
Takata Airbags Recalled AgainThere's another consumer alert about a Takata airbag recall.
Mayor De Blasio Calls For Vaccine Distribution ChangesPeople across our area are remembering and honoring those who lost their lives in the coronavirus pandemic, as Mayor de Blasio calls for dramatic changes in his ability to use his dwindling supply of vaccine. CBS2's political reporter Marcia Kramer has more.
Police: Woman Attacked, Robbed After Rejecting Men's AdvancesPolice are searching for a group of men they say beat and robbed a woman after she turned down their advances. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports from Harlem.
Upper East Side Man Arrested In U.S. Capitol AttackAnother local arrest was made Wednesday in connection with the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol.
Inauguration Day Underway In Washington, D.C.Former presidents and Congressional leaders are at the nation's capitol to witness Joe Biden become the next president of the United States. CBS News has the latest.
Peyton Triano, 12, On Giving Back To Her Community: 'No Matter How Old You Are, You Can Still Make A Difference'The pandemic has just brought so many hardships to so many of our neighbors, but it has also served as an inspiration.

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