Student athletes who take part in higher risk sports in New York state have learned they'll soon be able to practice again, but there are still worries over how the virus itself is changing as vaccine supplies are stretched thin; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
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Nurses From 2 Mt. Sinai Hospitals Rally Against Staff ShortagesNurses from Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West held a rally Wednesday over what they call an understaffing crisis at their hospitals.
18-Year-Old Fighting For His Life After Being Shot While Working At Family-Run Bodega In BrooklynThe father of a teenager who was gunned down inside a family-run bodega in Brooklyn is speaking out as police search for the suspected gunman; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Crowds Getting Ready For Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree LightingCrowds are getting ready for the lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Over 50 People Evacuated After House Explosion In BrooklynA massive house explosion rocked a Brooklyn neighborhood overnight, causing a fire that spread to surrounding homes. More than 50 people had to be evacuated. Some residents of the Cypress Hills building told CBS2's Christina Fan they believe this all could have been avoided.
Cross Examination Of First Victim At Ghislaine Maxwell TrialCross examination of the first accuser is underway at the sex-trafficking trial of Ghislaine Maxwell.
US Supreme Court Hears Landmark Abortion CaseHundreds of protesters on both sides of abortion rights waited outside the U.S. Supreme Court as justices heard arguments in a case that could overturn Roe v. Wade.
4th Victim Dies After Michigan High School ShootingA fourth person has died after Tuesday's deadly high school shooting in Oxford, Michigan. The suspect is charged with four counts of first-degree murder and terrorism, and prosecutors say they're considering charging his parents; Nancy Chen reports for CBS2.
Philanthropist Jacqueline Avant Murdered In Beverly Hills HomeJacqueline Avant, philanthropist and wife of music executive Clarence Avant, was murdered overnight in their Beverly Hills home; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Complicated Laboratory Process Key To Understand How Serious Omicron Variant IsAs more countries report cases of the Omicron variant, scientists in the United States are analyzing tens of thousands of virus samples, looking for this new strain. It's a complicated laboratory process that CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez says is key to understanding how contagious and how serious a disease Omicron can cause.
Omicron Variant Detected In USThe Omicron variant has now been detected in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirms it was found in a traveler who returned to California from South Africa last week; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Family, Community Speak Out After Sayid Muthana Shot At Brooklyn DeliBodega owners and community leaders held a rally Wednesday in support of 18-year-old Sayid Muthana, who was shot in the head while working at his family's deli in Brooklyn.
Supreme Court Hears Significant Abortion CaseThe Supreme Court is hearing arguments in the most significant challenge to abortion rights in more than a generation.
New Details About Michigan School Shooting Suspect And VictimsA community in Michigan is mourning three students who died after a school shooting Tuesday. The 15-year-old suspected shooter also injured eight people. CBS News' Nancy Chen reports.
Mayor De Blasio Discusses Omicron Variant, Safe Injection Sites And More In NYCMayor Bill de Blasio holds latest briefing on Omicron variant and vaccines, plus New York City's new safe injection sites and more.
New York Weather: Rain Chances OvernightCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.
HIV Testing Offered In Harlem On World AIDS DayA neighborhood testing and outreach program is underway in Harlem. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge has the details.
Brooklyn Deli Shooting Of Sayid Muthana Caught On Video; Search Continues For SuspectsPolice hope newly released video will help find whoever shot an 18-year-old working at his family's deli in Brooklyn. Katie Johnston reports.
Father Charged In 1-Year-Old Son's Fentanyl DeathThe father of a 22-month-old boy who had fentanyl in his system when he died has been arrested.
Trevor Noah Coming Back To Host GRAMMYsThe Emmy-award winning host returns to Music's Biggest Night.
Meisha Porter Stepping Down As NYC Schools ChancellorNew York City Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter is stepping down at the end of the month.
NY Adding COVID Vaccine Sites For KidsGov. Kathy Hochul announced new pop-up vaccination sites Wednesday, including some open to children ages 5 and older.
Screening For Omicron Variant At Area AirportsDetection efforts were expanded Wednesday at four of the nation's busiest international airports, including two in our area.
Residents Say Brooklyn House Explosion Could Have Been AvoidedA house explosion rocked a neighborhood overnight in Cypress Hills, sparking a fire that spread to nearby buildings. CBS2's Christina Fan has the latest from the scene.
Police: Straphangers Targeted In Series Of Knifepoint Robberies In The BronxPolice want your help finding the men they say are behind a series of knifepoint robberies targeting straphangers in the Bronx. Katie Johnston reports.