Surge Of Delta Variant Prompts New Mandates, Small Businesses Impose New RequirementsAs we deal with the an unsettling setback in the country's progress against COVID, many may be experiencing a mild case of deja vu. CBS2's John Dias reports.
New York, New Jersey Issue New Guidance In Face Of COVID SetbacksThere are more unsettling setbacks in the fight against COVID. Doctors say a dangerous mindset is driving the Delta variant; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
NYC Offering $100 Incentive For People To Get VaccinatedMayor Bill de Blasio has announced a new cash incentive to encourage people to get vaccinated.
Delta Variant Surge Leads To Changes In Tri-State AreaThe surge of the Delta variant is leading to change in the Tri-State Area. Indoor mask mandates are up for consideration, and all New York State workers are required to get vaccinated, some without the option of getting tested each week instead; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Actor Wentworth Miller Re-Ignites Conversation Around Adults With AutismOne in 54 children in the United States is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, and increasingly, more adults are realizing they too fall on the spectrum. An actor's public admission is re-igniting the conversation around autism; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Delta Variant, Changing CDC Guidelines Spark Concerns About In-Person LearningThere's a tug of war between parents concerned about how COVID will affect New York City schools this September. Some are calling for a remote option while others want full-time in-person learning; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
All New Jersey Residents Urged To Wear Masks Indoors When There Is Increased RiskMask mandates may be reinstated in New Jersey as COVID numbers rise; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Gov. Cuomo Issues COVID Vaccine Mandate For Some State-Owned Hospital WorkersGov. Andrew Cuomo has announced he's taking even more COVID-19 precautions than what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
New York State Evaluating New CDC Guidance On Mask Wearing, Cuomo SaysThe CDC is now advising people in areas of the U.S. where there is a high or substantial risk of COVID spread to wear masks indoors, even if they're vaccinated. CBS2's John Dias reports.
CDC Issues Updated Mask Guidance For Vaccinated IndividualsThe CDC says people who live in areas where the COVID spread is high or substantial should wear masks indoors. Those areas take up more than 60% of the country; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Long Island Libraries Develop Innovative Ways To Help Patrons Amid PandemicWhen the pandemic forced libraries to close across Long Island, many developed innovative ways to reach patrons while checking on their health and wellness; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
CBS News Correspondent Shares Mental Health, Anxiety StrugglesRecently, there's been a number of high-profile athletes and celebrities who have gone public with their mental health struggles and how that's affected their careers. CBS News correspondent Jeff Pegues is also using his voice to help others. He spoke to CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez.
Doctors Advise Anyone With Cold Symptoms To Get Tested For COVID-19If you have cold symptoms, you're not alone. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported an uptick in respiratory cases this summer, but don't assume it's just a cold. Doctors advise you should get a COVID test even if you're vaccinated; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Operation Helping Hand Offers Assistance To Those Battling Substance Abuse Problems In Somerset CountyNew Jersey's Somerset County has seen the number of drug overdose cases increase during the pandemic. Now, they have a new tool to help those battling substance abuse; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
CDC Says Some Vaccinated People Should Wear Masks Indoors Again Because Of Delta Variant SpreadThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reversing course on mask guidelines as the director says the Delta variant is outsmarting us; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Mayor De Blasio On COVID Recovery In NYCMayor Bill de Blasio holds daily briefing on COVID recovery in New York City.
CDC Expected To Reverse Indoor Mask RulesThe CDC is expected to recommend that fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors again in places with high COVID transmission rates. CBS2's John Dias has the latest.
NYC Workers Face Vaccine UltimatumNew York City workers have a choice to either get vaccinated by Sept. 13 or submit to weekly COVID testing. CBS2's John Dias has more details.
Man Receives 1st Total Wrist Replacement Decades In The MakingHips, knees and even shoulders are replaced these days with generally excellent results. But not so much with the joint you probably use the most - your wrist! That might be about to change. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Gov. Cuomo Gives Latest COVID UpdateGov. Andrew Cuomo gives latest update on coronavirus response and recovery in New York.
Mayor De Blasio Announces New Vaccine MandateMayor Bill de Blasio holds latest briefing on coronavirus response and recovery in New York City.
Staten Island Families Call For End Of Masks In SchoolsLawmakers and parents on Staten Island are calling on New York City to lift the mandate for masks in schools come September.
Gov. Cuomo Announces $15M For Vaccine OutreachNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced $15 million in funding going to six different community based organization to get more adults vaccinated.
Gov. Lamont Encourages Student Athletes To Get VaccinatedConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont is putting pressure on student athletes to get vaccinated ahead of the fall school season.