Some Whole Foods employees say they will take part in a national strike today demanding better protection during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Whole Foods Workers Set To StrikeSome Whole Foods employees say they will take part in a national strike today demanding better protection during the coronavirus pandemic.
Heroes Are Feeding Heroes In New York CityMembers of New York City's restaurant community are working together to make sure healthcare workers at the front lines of the battle against coronavirus are getting meals. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports
Restaurants, Chefs Start Movement To Feed Healthcare WorkersMedical workers are putting their lives at risk in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak, working non-stop, sometimes without even thinking about a meal. Chefs around New York City are trying to fix that. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports
Macy's To Furlough Majority Of 130,000 EmployeesThe department store retailer plans to hire back workers in stages at its 839 stores. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Coronavirus: Due To Crushing Food Demand, Long Island Stores To Hire ThousandsOn Long Island there has been a crushing demand, like a pre-snowstorm surge. CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Coronavirus: Amazon Center Workers Protest, Demand Better COVID-19 ProtectionsAmazon workers on Staten Island staged a walkout Monday. The workers are protesting the company’s decision to keep the warehouse open even after someone tested positive for coronavirus last week.CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Amazon, Instacart Workers Threaten Coronavirus StrikeAmazon workers on Staten Island plan to walk out today, and Instacart employees say they still plan to strike after the company took some action.
Coronavirus Update: NJ Restaurants Adjusting To New Reality Amid PandemicRestaurants have had to cope with this new reality, relying solely on takeout and deliveries, but while things have changed, they're still here to serve; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Update: Jobless Claims Surge To Record 3.3 Million, Tri-State Area Hit HardThe coronavirus pandemic has sent unemployment claims to record highs, and people all around New York and the country are feeling the effects of the global pandemic. CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Toms River Police Paying It Forward With PizzasPolice in Toms River are paying for hundreds of pizzas to help local residents and businesses impacted by the coronavirus shutdown. CBS2's Kristine Johnson speaks with a detective about the initiative.
How Does NYC Reopen? Hotels Are Already Thinking AheadThe light at the end of this isolating tunnel may be more visible than you think. More than two dozen hotels are now taking reservations for July and Gov. Andrew Cuomo is beginning to look at how people are going to eventually return to work. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports
Coronavirus Update: N.Y., N.J. Labor Departments Under Serious Stress Due To Massive Increase In ClaimsThis week, some communities are seeing a 1,000% increase in claims. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
NJ Expands List Of Essential BusinessesThe state of New Jersey has added to its list of businesses allowed to operate during the coronavirus outbreak.
Companies Hiring Nationwide Amid CoronavirusThe coronavirus has some major companies on a hiring blitz.
Coronavirus Update: Nassau County Policing Business Not Shutting Down Per State OrdersDozens of complaints were coming up about business not following New York's P.A.U.S.E. directive to close non-essential businesses. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Coronavirus Update: Cuomo Looks Ahead To Experimental COVID-19 Treatment, Economic RecoveryGov. Andrew Cuomo mentioned two specific initiatives that are being met with hope and optimism: One fighting the disease, the other fixing the economy. CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
CT To Close Non-Essential BusinessesConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has ordered all employees of non-essential businesses to stay safe and stay home starting at 8 p.m. Monday.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Murphy Shuts Down New Jersey Businesses, Orders Everyone To 'Stay At Home'Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order essentially ordering all New Jersey residents to "stay at home" and close non-essential businesses.
Coronavirus Update: NJ Schools, Malls & Other Businesses ClosedGov. Phil Murphy is asking for help from the U.S. Military and has ordered all indoor shopping malls shut down. This comes after the first child tested positive in the state. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
Coronavirus Update: Major Department Stores Close Their Doors To Slow Spread Of COVID-19As the list of businesses shutting out their own customers and workers grows, now Macy's and other major department chains are closed to help slow the coronavirus outbreak. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Nordstrom Temporarily Closing All StoresNordstrom department stores throughout the U.S. and Canada will be closing for two weeks.
Coronavirus Update: Curfews And Closures Across N.J.New Jersey’s coronavirus death toll is now at three. Meanwhile, curfews went into effect overnight in Hoboken and Bergen County. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Coronavirus Update: Tri-State Area Restaurants Face Tough Future Without Dine-In CustomersAs governors in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut order all restaurants to switch to take-out and delivery orders only, many are worried their businesses have a hard struggle to make ends meet. CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Update: New Jersey Restaurants, Businesses Face Massive Changes Under COVID-19 ResponseCurfew in Hoboken starts at 10 p.m. Sunday night lasting until 5 a.m., meaning no one may be on the street. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.