With a steady increase in coronavirus cases, experts say it's only going to get worse after the holiday weekend, but there's a sign of hope as we get closer to a vaccine; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Health Experts Expect COVID Cases To Surge After ThanksgivingWith a steady increase in coronavirus cases, experts say it's only going to get worse after the holiday weekend, but there's a sign of hope as we get closer to a vaccine; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Study Says Playing Games Before Surgery Could Help Recovery AfterwardsCould playing games help your mind recover after surgery? A new study says simple games could have an impact; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Health Officials, Local Leaders Preparing For Surge In COVID Cases Following ThanksgivingThere's been plenty of concern about COVID-19 superspreader events surrounding Thanksgiving weekend, and health experts say it could take days, if not weeks, to realize the true impact of the holiday; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Survivor On Long Island Thankful For 'Miracle' Recovery From VirusMany people in our area and across the nation are expressing thanks for good health after battling COVID-19. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff spoke to one survivor on Long Island.
Supreme Court Justices Reject Gov. Cuomo's COVID Restrictions On Religious ServicesThe Supreme Court ruled against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's coronavirus limits. The ruling protects religious freedom amid pandemic precautions that were being called unnecessarily restrictive for houses of worship in city neighborhoods hit hard by COVID-19; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
As Tighter COVID Restrictions Take Effect In Tri-State Area, Some Travel Out Of State For ThanksgivingSome Americans are disregarding COVID concerns and hitting the road for Thanksgiving, but others are staying close to home. Meanwhile, new restrictions are taking effect in parts of the Tri-State Area; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Brooklyn Man Released From Rehab After Long COVID BattleA Brooklyn man who's been battling the coronavirus since April made it home for Thanksgiving.
New Jersey COVID Testing Locations See Long Lines Ahead Of ThanksgivingLong lines remain at COVID-19 testing locations throughout New Jersey as people rush to confirm a negative result before Thanksgiving, and frustrations are mounting as people ask the state to set up more locations; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Rare Procedure Corrects Spinal Cord Problem On Unborn BabyA new family is thankful for an amazing surgery on their unborn baby. The rare procedure corrected a serious spinal cord problem, giving the baby a fighting chance at walking; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
COVID In Connecticut: Nov. 25, 2020Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont spoke Wednesday about the challenges his state has faced this month, from the election to the start of the holiday season.
Stay-At-Home Advisory Goes Into Effect In NewarkAs new cases rise in New Jersey, a stay-at-home advisory is in effect Wednesday in Newark. The mayor is asking non-essential businesses and residents to obey new restrictions, but not everyone is following them; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
New COVID Restrictions Take Effect In New YorkNew restrictions take effect Wednesday in New York as cases of the coronavirus keep rising; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Newark Under 10-Day Stay-At-Home AdvisoryNewark Mayor Ras Baraka is asking residents to shelter in place to slow the spread of the disease.
Frustrated Parents Demand NYC Reopen SchoolsParents, students and community leaders rallied outside Gracie Mansion Wednesday morning to demand the mayor reopen schools.
Staten Island Restaurant Declares Itself An ‘Autonomous Zone’ In Response To COVID RestrictionsAs local COVID-19 cases continue to spike, parts of Staten Island are now in an orange zone. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Despite COVID Warnings, Many Still Traveling This ThanksgivingThe day before Thanksgiving would normally be one of the busiest travel days of the year. While total travel will be down this year, it’s still above what health experts are recommending. CBS2’s John Dias reports.
Many Traveling For Thanksgiving, Despite WarningsThe day before Thanksgiving would normally be one of the busiest travel days of the year. So far, the number of travelers is down, but above what health experts are recommending as COVID cases continue to spike around the nation and here at home. CBS2's John Dias reports from LaGuardia Airport.
COVID Tests In High Demand As Numbers Worsen Throughout Tri-State AreaThe COVID numbers are bad and getting worse throughout the Tri-State Area. This comes as millions of Americans ignore advice from health experts and travel to see loved ones for Thanksgiving; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
New Jersey Residents Urged To Play It Safe Over Thanksgiving As COVID Cases RiseThere are troubling new signs about the second wave of the coronavirus in New Jersey. Gov. Phil Murphy is urging residents to play it safe over Thanksgiving, saying the state is entering a critical phase to slow the spread; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
19-Year-Old Heart Transplant Recipient On Long Island Thanks Doctors Who Saved HimThe youngest heart transplant recipient on Long Island got a chance to thank the doctors who saved his life; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Public Health Experts: Hurdles Remains Before COVID Vaccine Can Make A DifferenceHopes for ending the pandemic rest on vaccines that could get approval in a matter of weeks, but public health experts caution that there are still many difficult hurdles to overcome before a vaccine can make a difference; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
COVID And Seniors: Experts Urge Family, Friends To Make Sure Seniors In Isolation Feel Remembered Over HolidaysThanksgiving is especially tough for senior citizens who are isolating to stay safe and unable to be with family or friends, but there are ways to help them feel remembered; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
COVID In Connecticut: Nov. 24, 2020Health officials in Connecticut are advising residents not to travel for Thanksgiving as cases continue to climb.
COVID Hospitalizations In New York Up 128% Over 3 WeeksCoronavirus cases are on the rise in New York, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo says we're about to see a "major spike." Hospitalizations over the last three weeks are up 128%; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.