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New York Weather: CBS2 1/19 Nightly Forecast at 11PMCBS2's Vanessa Murdock has your weather forecast for January 19 at 11 p.m.
Sotheby's To Auction Designer Virgil Abloh's SneakersSotheby's is hosting an auction to honor late fashion designer Virgil Abloh.
Music Artists Back Bill Limiting Use Of Rap Lyrics In TrialsJay-Z is one of many artists teaming up to block rap lyrics from being used in court.
NJ Rescuers Save 3 People Who Fell Through Ice Of Frozen LakePolice body camera captured an intense rescue in Netcong after three people fell through an icy lake.
Teen Gets 14 Years To Life In Murder Of Tessa MajorsThe third and final teen to plead guilty in the murder of Barnard College student Tessa Majors received his sentence in court Wednesday.
Free At-Home Testing Kit Rollout Hits Sang For Some HomesThe website to get free rapid COVID test kits launched Tuesday, and some people are reporting problems.
Voting Rights Bill Stopped In Senate, Supporters Blame President BidenA voting rights bill went down in defeat in the Senate on Wednesday. Republicans, with the help of two key Democrats, blocked the bill, and now supporters of it are also blaming President Joe Biden; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Fire Leads To Closures On Garden State Parkway In Ocean CountyPart of the Garden State Parkway remained closed late Wednesday night after a fire that caused problems for drivers for hours.
Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspended ThursdayThe city says alternate side parking regulations will be suspended Thursday for snow operations.
Baby Girl In Critical Condition After Being Shot In The BronxA baby girl is the latest victim of gun violence in New York City, just days ahead of her first birthday. Police are now searching for the suspect who fired the bullet that hit the child in the face; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Broadway Pays Tribute To Sidney Poitier By Dimming LightsBroadway paid tribute to actor Sidney Poitier on Wednesday night.
Congressional House Hearing Held To Discuss COVID's Impact On Arts IndustryThere was a dramatic appeal Wednesday to help the arts and culture industries across the country as the pandemic continues to impact millions of artists. Some people from the Tri-State Area testified before a congressional committee; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
NYPD Provides Update On Bronx Shooting That Left 11-Month-Old Child InjuredPolice provided an update Wednesday night on a shooting in the Bronx that left an 11-month-old child injured.
Cardi B Pledges To Pay Funeral Costs For Bronx Fire VictimsRapper Cardi B pledged to pay the funeral costs for all the victims of the high-rise fire in the Bronx.
COVID Statistics In Tri-State Area Looking OptimisticThe latest COVID statistics in the Tri-State Area are looking optimistic.
President Biden Holds First News Conference Of 2022President Joe Biden marked one year in office with his first news conference of 2022. He spent two hours in the East Room at the White House answering reporters' questions, including Americans' frustrations with COVID-19; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Investigators Still Trying To Pinpoint Cause Of Deadly Bronx House ExplosionCrews worked Wednesday on the homes destroyed by that huge house explosion in the Bronx Tuesday. Investigators are still trying to pinpoint a cause, but they suspect it was gas; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Fire Leads To Closures On Garden State Parkway In Ocean CountyA fire led to closures on the Garden State Parkway in Ocean County on Wednesday night.
Baby Girl In Critical Condition After Being Shot In The BronxA baby girl was rushed to the hospital in critical condition Wednesday after she was shot in the face in the Bronx.
A Closer Look At COVID-19 In The BronxCOVID-19 cases are dropping across New York state, but the Omicron variant continues to impact communities in New York City. CBS2's Dana Tyler spoke to Dr. David Collymore, chief medical officer of the Acacia Network, about coronavirus in the Bronx, the borough with the highest rate of transmission.
Westchester County District Attorney Outlines Evidence Against Robert Durst In 1982 Disappearance Of Kathleen McCormack DurstThe prosecutor in Westchester County says red flags were ignored and leads were not pursued in the 1982 disappearance of Kathleen McCormack Durst; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Nassau County Executive Wants Changes To State Bail Reform LawsFrom jail to bail, the Nassau County Executive is making it clear he wants changes to the state's bail reform laws; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
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New York Weather: CBS2 1/19 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2's Vanessa Murdock has your weather forecast for January 19 at 6 p.m.