With daily COVID cases reaching levels not seen since January, there's new concern that Labor Day weekend travel will only worsen the trend; Lilia Luciano reports for CBS2.
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Health Officials Studying New 'Stealth' Omicron Variant Found In Europe, USSome scientists worry it could be more contagious, but say there's a lot they still don't know about it. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
St. Catharine’s Church In Holmdel In Dire Need Of RepairsA former church that dates back to the 1800s in Monmouth County is in desperate need of repairs to save a piece of history. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Subway System's Age Complicates Installing Safety Screens On Station Platforms, MTA SaysThe MTA is being called upon to install platform doors to prevent people from falling or being pushed on to the tracks. But the head of the agency says station and car irregularities make it feasible in only a handful of stations. CBS2's Marcia Kramer reports.
The Squeeze: Fed Set To Raise Interest Rates In MarchThat means you'll likely be paying more for certain loans. CBS2's Jessica Moore has advice from the experts.
First Alert Weather: CBS2's 1/27 Thursday Evening UpdateLonnie Quinn has the Tri-State Area's latest forecast on CBS2 News At 5.
Cure Violence Experts Say More Must Be Done At Schools To Prevent Teen ViolenceCure violence experts applaud some of the initiatives but say getting to the root of the problem means we must focus on helping kids. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Holocaust Survivors Share Stories Of Terror As Young Children And The Lengths To Survivehursday marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorating the 77th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. CBS2’s Lisa Rozner spoke with Holocaust survivors in our area.
Gov. Murphy Announces New Funding To Reduce Gun Violence$7 million will go toward investments in gunshot detection technology and related infrastructure improvements.
Judge Sentences Man To 25 Years To Life For Shooting At 4 Nassau County Police OfficersDuane Costa could spend the rest of his life behind bars, after shooting but missing four police officers in Nassau County. Prosecutors say the case underscores the dangers police face, even in a routine traffic stop. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Long Island Bracing For Worst As Nor’easter ApproachesPeople on Long Island are getting ready for what could be a whole lot of snow. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
New Terminal B Unveiled At LaGuardia After Massive $4 Billion RenovationAnother upgrade was completed at the airport that was once the butt of jokes. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Girl Fighting For Life After Getting Hit By Truck At Brooklyn IntersectionThis latest incident is reinforcing calls for safer streets. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Thousands Gather To Pay Respects To Fallen NYPD Officer Jason RiveraA wake got underway for the 22-year-old officer killed in the line of duty while responding to a call in Harlem last week. CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
First Alert Weather: Winter Storm Warning IssuedLonnie Quinn has your First Alert forecast at 5 p.m.
Holocaust Remembrance Day: Eugene Ginter's Story Of SurvivalHolocaust survivor Eugene Ginter was only six months old when the war broke out in Krakow, Poland. He shares his story with CBS2's Lisa Rozner on this International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Holocaust Remembrance Day: Joseph Guttmann's Story Of SurvivalHolocaust survivor Joseph Guttmann was transported to Switzerland as a 5-year-old from Hungary. He shares his story with CBS2's Lisa Rozner on this International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
New York Weather: Latest Snow Track And TotalsCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.
Long Island Preparing For Worst But Hoping For Best With Storm AheadThe CBS2 First Alert weather team is tracking a possible winter storm for the weekend. As CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports, people on Long Island are getting ready for what could be a whole lot of snow.
Ghost Gun Investigation Yields More Than 100 WeaponsPolice in Putnam and Westchester counties say they've seized more than 100 illegal guns. CBS2's Elijah Westbrook reports.
Solemn Gathering At St. Patrick's Cathedral For Officer Rivera's WakeDoors will open shortly at St. Patrick's Cathedral for a wake for NYPD Officer Jason Rivera, one of the hero officers shot and killed in Harlem. His partner, Officer Wilbert Mora, will be laid to rest next week. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
13-Year-Old Girl Struck By Truck In BrooklynPolice say the teen is in critical condition after being struck by a box truck in Midwood. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
NYPD Officer Rivera's Casket Moved To St. Patrick's CathedralChopper 2 is overhead as NYPD Officer Jason Rivera's casket is moved to St. Patrick's Cathedral for today's wake.
Suspects Wanted In Cabbie StabbingPolice are searching for three people accused of assaulting a cab driver last week in the Bronx.
New Video Of Subway Push SuspectThis comes as some elected officials are calling on the MTA to install protective barriers to prevent these incidents.