The state’s positivity and hospitalization rates are falling too, Hochul said during her daily COVID update Friday.
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.
Iconic Fashion Journalist Andre Leon Talley Dies At Age 73Condolences are pouring in for iconic fashion journalist Andre Leon Talley, who died Tuesday at age 73; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas has more on his life and legacy.
New York Attorney General Requests Donald Trump, 2 Children Be Questioned Under Oath About Alleged FraudThere's a major escalation in the legal battle between former president Donald Trump and New York state's Attorney General, Letitia James. She's filed court papers requesting Trump, his son Donald Jr. and daughter Ivanka be questioned under oath, citing significant evidence of alleged fraud; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Brooklyn Father Says Woman Hurled Antisemitic Slurs At 3 Children, Spat In Child's FaceA Brooklyn father says his three young children were the victims of antisemitic slurs in Marine Park. Police are looking for the woman who was clearly recorded by a security camera; CBS2's Thalia Perez reports.
Latest COVID Hospitalizations, Deaths In Tri-State AreaHere is the latest data on the pandemic in the Tri-State Area.
Mayor Eric Adams Announces Strategy To Protect PedestriansMayor Eric Adams has announced a bold new strategy to protect the millions of pedestrians who cross city streets every day; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Mayor Eric Adams Announces Creation Of Office Of Technology And InformationMayor Eric Adams says the new office will unify all the city's various tech agencies under one umbrella.
New York Weather: More Snow In StoreCBS2's Elise Finch has the latest weather forecast.
NY AG Says Trump Organization Falsified Loan And Tax ApplicationsIn court documents filed Tuesday night, the attorney general's office says it uncovered evidence the company routinely used fraudulent or misleading asset valuations to qualify for loans and tax benefits.
Gov. Murphy Tours COVID Testing Site, Announces Booster MandateThe governor announced he is signing an executive order requiring full vaccinations and boosters for workers in health care settings and high-risk congregant living facilities.
Adams Announces Plan For Safer StreetsHe announced what he called the "Stop, Let Them Cross" initiative, which includes a new rule for city drivers and cyclists.