Pediatric Experts Answer Pressing Questions About Kids Receiving COVID VaccineCOVID vaccines for young kids could be available next week after an FDA advisory panel approved the shot for children ages 5-11. Wednesday, pediatric experts weighed in on whether children should get vaccinated and answered some pressing questions from parents; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Mask Mandate Lifted In Stamford, ConnecticutIn Stamford, Connecticut, masks are no longer required indoors.
NYC Workers Protest Vaccine Mandate As Deadline ApproachesThe Friday deadline is fast approaching for New York City workers who are mandated to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Employees from all departments are protesting, some by not providing city services, others by organizing rallies; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Pfizer's COVID Vaccine For Children Gets Approval From FDA Advisory PanelAn FDA advisory panel has given a thumbs up to Pfizer's COVID vaccine for kids ages 5-11; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
FDA Advisory Panel Endorses Pfizer's COVID Vaccine For KidsAn FDA advisory panel has endorsed Pfizer's COVID vaccine for kids aged 5-11; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Mayor Bill de Blasio Gets COVID Vaccine Booster ShotThe mayor received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine back in March. Monday, Health Commissioner Dr. Dave Chokshi administered a Moderna booster shot to the mayor.
CDC Advisory Panel Recommends Moderna, Johnson & Johnson COVID Booster ShotsA Centers for Disease Control advisory panel recommends Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster shots; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
NYC Health + Hospitals' Test And Trace Initiative Brings Health Care To The StreetsPeople experiencing homelessness don't always get the help they need, so now, the city is bringing it to them; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Fresh, Whole OnionsThe FDA is investigating a salmonella outbreak involving onions.
CDC Panel To Vote On Official Booster RecommendationsA CDC advisory panel is expected to vote on official booster recommendations.
Some New York City Workers Already Refusing New COVID Vaccine MandateCOVID testing will no longer be an option for about 160,000 city workers, who are being told to get their first dose of the vaccine by next Friday or risk being put on unpaid leave. Some of them are already refusing; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal Workers, Including First RespondersUnder a new mandate, all city workers have to get their first COVID shot by next Friday or risk being put on unpaid leave; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
White House Details COVID Vaccine Plans For ChildrenChildren ages 5-11 are expected to be able to get COVID-19 vaccinations at schools, pediatrician's offices and local pharmacies; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
NYC Public Employee Unions Pushing Back Against COVID Vaccine MandateMayor Bill de Blasio's COVID vaccine mandate is generating major pushback from public employee unions; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
COVID Vaccine Mandate Expanding For All NYC WorkersThe COVID vaccine mandate is expanding for all New York City workers. Testing won't be an option for police officers, firefighters, EMS workers, sanitation workers and more; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
White House Outlines Plan To Vaccinate 28 Million Children 5-11The FDA meets next week to discuss authorizing the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11, and the CDC meets the following week. The Biden administration says it's taking steps now to be ready. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Mayor Bill de Blasio Outlines Vaccine Mandate For All NYC Municipal WorkersMayor Bill de Blasio has announced a vaccine mandate for all New York City municipal workers, including first responders.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal WorkersThe city is offering a $500 bonus to each city employee who receives their first shot at a city-run vaccination site by 5 p.m. on Oct. 29. CBS2's John Dias reports.
Mayor de Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All City WorkersThe city offering a $500 bonus to each city employee who receives their first shot at a city-run vaccination site by 5 p.m. on Oct. 29.
Report: Mayor de Blasio To Issue Vaccine Mandate For All City WorkersMayor Bill de Blasio will reportedly issue a vaccine mandate for all New York City municipal workers, including first responders. CBS2's John Dias reports.
New Jersey Trying To Get Eligible Residents To Get COVID Booster ShotA big vote is expected Wednesday on COVID booster shots, but some states are struggling to get those eligible to roll up their sleeve for a third time; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
COVID Survivor Returns Home After Spending 10 Months In Hospital With Long Haul SymptomsA man who spent 10 months in four Westchester hospitals with long haul COVID symptoms is finally going home; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
New Jersey Health Officials Encouraging Eligible Residents to Get COVID BoosterNew Jersey health officials are encouraging those eligible to get a booster vaccine.
MTA Handing Out Free Masks To Mass Transit RidersThe MTA is enforcing mask use as more people use mass transit.