New Numbers Show NYCHA Residents Have Died From COVID At Higher Rate Than Rest Of CityAlarming new numbers of the city health department show people who live in public housing have died from COVID at a higher rate than the rest of the city; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
COVID Cluster Linked To Electric Zoo Festival Under InvestigationThe New York City health department is investigating a cluster of COVID cases linked to the Electric Zoo Music Festival.
COVID Outbreaks Reported In Schools Across New JerseyThere's concern over a rise in COVID-19 cases amongst students at some New Jersey schools. The state health commissioner says there are six outbreaks in schools across the state, and now there's an effort to get more children vaccinated; CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Clinical Trial Being Launched For Drug That Could Help Alzheimer's Patients With AgitationOne of the biggest stress inducers for Alzheimer's disease caregivers is agitation. Right now, there are no FDA approved drugs for this, but there is a new clinical trial just beginning that could change that; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
New Data Shows Increased COVID Death Rates For NYCHA ResidentsTroubling new data has been released about COVID and residents of the New York City Housing Authority. Some city leaders say increased death rates are a wake-up call; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
2 Vaccine Mandates In New York Temporarily HaltedSeparate court rulings temporarily halted mandatory vaccines for teachers in New York City and medical workers in the state; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Gov. Hochul Gives Latest COVID UpdateGov. Kathy Hochul gives latest update on COVID recovery, vaccine requirements and more in New York.
Mayor De Blasio's Daily COVID BriefingMayor Bill de Blasio holds daily briefing on COVID recovery, vaccine restrictions and more in New York City.
New York Vaccine Mandates Hit Legal ChallengesCourt rulings temporarily halted teachers in New York City and medical workers in the state from being required to get the shot. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Prostate Cancer Awareness: Early Detection Remains Key FactorThere will be nearly a quarter of a million prostate cancer cases this year and more than 34,000 patients will die. Even worse, Black men are more than twice as likely to die from prostate cancer. But, as CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports, it doesn't have to be that way.
Upstate Hospital Workers Quit Over Vaccine MandateAn upstate New York hospital says it will have to stop delivering babies due to staffing issues.
Back To School For NYC StudentsNew York City public school students make a full return to in-person classes Monday, with no remote option. CBS2's John Dias has the details.
New York City Public Schools Ready For Return Of In-Person Learning On MondayStill, some parents still say they wish the city had enacted a remote option. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
NYC Public Schools Gearing Up For First Day Back To In-Person LearningThe city will also begin enforcing the COVID-19 vaccination mandate at certain businesses. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge has the story.
New Study Finds Convalescent Plasma Potentially Harmful To COVID PatientsEarly in the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a glimmer of hope for treating patients with something called convalescent plasma. But a new study says it doesn't work. CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
NYC Workers, Students Get Ready To Head Back Next WeekNew York City municipal workers return to the office full time Monday. This comes as President Biden issued his most aggressive COVID vaccine mandate yet for the country. CBS2's John Dias has the latest.
Biden Announces Vaccine Mandate For Federal WorkersPresident Biden announced a new plan that includes mandatory vaccinations for federal workers, contractors and private sector companies. CBS2's John Dias reports.
President Biden Issues COVID Vaccine Mandates, Affecting 100 Million AmericansPresident Joe Biden issued his most aggressive COVID vaccine effort to date Thursday. The new mandates affect employers across the country; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
New COVID Vaccine Mandates Announced For 100 Million Workers In U.S.President Joe Biden has announced sweeping new COVID vaccine mandates for millions of Americans; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Moderna Combining COVID, RSV And Flu Vaccines Into One ShotFirst, it was the flu shot every year. Then, thankfully, there was the COVID vaccine, and there's the singles vaccine and the pneumonia shot. Now we hear that we may need a COVID booster or even a different COVID vaccine to cover new variants. But what if we could combine those shots? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
NYC Launches Program Offering COVID Shots At City SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio is continuing his push to get everyone vaccinated by launching a program offering the shots at city schools starting Monday. Meanwhile, the teachers' union says the mayor is mishandling the mandate requiring teachers to be vaccinated; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
NYC Teachers Union Raises Concerns About Return To SchoolMayor Bill de Blasio extended the vaccine mandate Thursday, as New York City prepares to welcome students back to classrooms. With the start of school just days away, the teachers' union is expressing concerns. CBS2's John Dias has the latest.
COVID Cases Surging Among Children As Many Head Back To SchoolCOVID cases among America's children are surging to all-time highs. It's happening as millions of kids head back to school and many states are not allowing COVID prevention measures; CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez reports.
NYC Officials Say Schools Are Ready For Children To Return, But Some Want Remote OptionWhile COVID numbers are going in the wrong direction, New York City students are heading back to school. Mayor Bill de Blasio is championing what he calls the "gold standard" for keeping students safe in the classroom. Classes will be fully in person, but critics are begging for a remote option; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.