CBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on a New Jersey town's attempt to fill the growing number of empty storefronts.
New Jersey Community Tries To Fill Empty StorefrontsCBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on a New Jersey town's attempt to fill the growing number of empty storefronts.
N.J. Town Getting Proactive On Empty StorefrontsThe mayor of Brick Township, New Jersey is attempting to fix the problem of empty storefronts. CBSN New York's Meg baker reports
Sephora To Close For Diversity TrainingMakeup chain Sephora is closing for an entire day to put its staff through diversity training.
Time Out Market Opens In BrooklynCBS2's Ali Bauman tours Brooklyn's newest food court, Time Out Market.
WPLJ Signing Off The RadioMusic Station WPLJ is signing off the airwaves on Friday.
NYC Speaker Rethinking Fur Sale BanAfter furious protests, New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson is rethinking his proposal to ban fur sales in the city. CBS2's Marcia Kramer reports.
Uber May Ban Low-Rated PassengersUber is planning to deactivate the accounts of passengers with low ratings from their drivers.
NYC Ferry Service Soars In Popularity And DelaysThe NYC Ferry service has become more and more popular, but delays and long wait times have annoyed riders over Memorial Day weekend. CBSN New York's John Dias reports
Rockaway Beach ReopensCBS2's Marc Liverman has the latest on the reopening of an 11-block stretch of Rockaway Beach, just in time for summer.
Amazon Wants To Scan Your BodyAmazon is offering $25 gift cards in exchange for undergoing a full body scan.
Manhattan Starbucks Shops Accused Of Using Dangerous Pest StripsA group of New York customers and a former vendor accuse Starbucks of using pest-extermination strips in their Manhattan stores, exposing customers and employees to toxic chemicals. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Schumer Gives NTSB Earful Over Limo RegulationsCrash victims' families, Sen. Schumer implore the NTSB to enforce regulations on limousine industry. CBSN New York's Lisa Rozner reports
American Dream Mall Sparks Traffic Nightmare FearsCBS2's Jessica Moore has the latest on the traffic concerns growing in Secaucus after new plans for the American Dream Mall are unveiled.
Connecticut To Raise Minimum WageConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont is expected to sign a bill raising the state's minimum wage to $15.
TWA Hotel Opens Today At JFK AirportThe new TWA Hotel at John F. Kennedy International Airport opens its doors to the public today. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Push For NYC Fur Sale Ban Has Business Owners Dander UpThe New York City Council will hold a hearing Wednesday on a proposed ban on fur sales. The council’s Committee on Consumer Affairs and Business licensing will consider the fur ban which would prohibit the sale of fur apparel in the city except for fur that is worn for religious reasons. CBS2's Marcia Kramer reports.
Stocks Tumble As Trade War With China EscalatesTariffs are paid by importers of goods like retailers and wholesalers. They either absorb the fee, or increase prices to consumers. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Helium Shortage Threatens To Inflate Prices For Party BalloonsThe cost of a canister of helium gas has risen from $120 to $240, and party suppliers are being forced to pass long the price hike to their customers. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Uber Goes Public, Closes Lower Than Initial Public Offering PriceAfter much hype leading up to the largest initial public offering in five years, Uber hit a few potholes on its first day of trading, closing down 8% and reflecting lingering doubts about its future prospects for profitability. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Uber IPO Set To Happen Friday, Expected To Raise Market Value To $82 BillionThe Uber IPO price is $45 per share, which is the lower end of the target range. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Stage Strike To Draw Attention To Drivers' PlightIt was the same story in Stamford, Philadelphia, Boston and Atlanta as well as in London and Sao Paulo, Brazil, as ride hailing drivers demand better working conditions and more pay. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
NYC Chef Daniela Soto-Innes Honored By 'World's 50 Best'Daniela Soto-Innes, a chef at Mexican eatery Cosme in Manhattan, was recently recognized by The World's 50 Best Restaurants, CBSN New York's Ali Bauman reports
Companies Adding New Perks For Working MomsFrom flexible hours to giving away expensive bassinets to shipping breast milk, many companies are offering a lot more these days to keep talented workers - especially moms. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Hold Protests To Demand Better WagesDozens of the ride-hailing cars made a slow protest drive across the Brooklyn bridge Wednesday morning ahead of Uber's IPO later this week. CBS2's Mary Calvi reports.
NYC Chef Honored By 'World's 50 Best'Daniela Soto-Innes, a chef at Mexican eatery Cosme in Manhattan, was recently recognized by The World's 50 Best Restaurants, CBSN New York's Ali Bauman reports
Uber, Lyft Drivers Planning Strike On WednesdayDrivers in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and San Francisco won't be available on the Uber and Lyft apps. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
PGA Championship To Bring Economic Boom To BathpageThe PGA Championship is set to bring an economic boom to Long Island, CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Businesses Look To Rebuild After Jersey Shore FireCBS2's Meg Baker has the latest on the effort to rebuild an Ocean Grove summer favorite, recently destroyed by fire.
Ocean Grove Recovers From FireSeveral New Jersey business owners who lost their stores in a devastating fire are scrambling to make up for lost time as the summer tourism season draws near. CBSN New York's Meg Baker reports.