PETA and LION hope to install billboard in Manorville areaThe runaway bull on Long Island has inspired a billboard that may soon go up in Manorville.
4-year-old boy in Queens recovers after being hit by mountain bikeA 4-year-old boy from Queens who was seriously injured after being hit by an all-terrain motorcycle is on the mend. Meanwhile, her family is fighting for tougher penalties, hoping to prevent a similar tragedy from happening again. His family spoke exclusively to Cory James from CBS2.
Police release new footage of suspects in deadly subway robberyPolice released new footage of the suspect in a fatal metro heist.
No more shark sightings off Long Island beaches Force to closeNew shark sightings off Long Island forced the closure of some beaches in the town of Hempstead on Wednesday. Two sharks were spotted at Lido Beach, three at Long Beach and one at Jones Beach; CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis reports.
New York, New Jersey Issue New Guidelines Addressing COVID SetbacksThere are more troubling setbacks in the fight against COVID. Doctors say a dangerous state of mind drives the Delta variant; CBS2’s Jessica Layton reports.
NYPD tries to identify man accused of assaulting 11-year-old girl, making sexual threatsPolice are looking for man accused of robbing and threatening an 11-year-old girl in Queens; CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reports.
Weather in New York: CBS2 7/28 Evening forecast at 6 p.m.CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for July 28 at 6 p.m.
Bronx students paint mural for “Summer Rising”Some school children in the Bronx teamed up with local artists on Wednesday to brighten up their schoolyards.
Propane tank turns into projectile in Clifton, damaging buildingA propane tank turned into a projectile, damaging a building in Clifton.
Long Island mother fights for children’s safety in custody battles involving abusive parentsA mother’s grim struggle for the safety of children continues in Albany and beyond. Her Long Island community calls her efforts “the best gift” for children who are caught up in custody battles involving abusive parents; CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reports.
NYPD investigates Upper West Side anti-Asian hate crimeThe NYPD is investigating another Asian-American hate crime.
Exclusive: Lyft’s widow pilot killed in Queens crash begs suspect to surrenderQueens prosecutors are looking for an accused drunk driver who was arrested for killing a Lyft driver but skipped bail. The victim’s grieving wife begs the suspect to surrender. She spoke exclusively with Hazel Sanchez from CBS2.
NYC offers $ 100 incentive for people to get vaccinatedMayor Bill de Blasio announced a new cash incentive to encourage people to get vaccinated.
New York City Controller criticizes DOE distribution of distance learning devicesThe New York City comptroller criticizes the Department of Education’s distribution of distance learning devices, saying it has forced thousands of students to fall behind. The DOE pushes back, saying the numbers don’t tell the whole story; CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas reporting.
Delta variant surge leads to tri-state area changesThe rise of the Delta variant brings changes to the tri-state area. Indoor mask warrants should be considered, and all workers in New York State are required to be vaccinated, some without the option to be tested weekly instead; Alice Gainer’s reports from CBS2.
Officials say Long Island teenager helped save lives in house fireA teenager’s courage helped save lives in fierce Long Island fire; CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff reports.
‘Broadway Blooms’ Sculpture Exhibition Debuts in ManhattanAn art installation illuminates one of Manhattan’s busiest neighborhoods; CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports.
Actor Wentworth Miller reignites the conversation around autistic adultsOne in 54 children in the United States is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, and more and more adults are realizing that they are on the spectrum as well. The public admission of an actor rekindles the conversation around autism; CBS2’s Jessica Moore reports.
Bear 211 dies after being hit by vehicle in northern suburbsA wild bear who had a lot of followers on social media has died. Thousands of people followed his travels and exploits on Facebook as he roamed the northern suburbs; CBS2’s Tony Aiello reports.
Governor Cuomo announces debt relief program for CUNY studentsHelp is on its way for tens of thousands of CUNY students who are struggling to afford tuition and fee balances accumulated during the pandemic.
Delta variant, amended CDC guidelines raises concerns about in-person learningThere is a standoff between parents concerned about how COVID will affect New York City schools in September. Some ask for a distance option while others want full-time in-person learning; CBS2’s Andrea Grymes reports.
New York Giants Prepare for New Season Under Latest COVID Security ProtocolsNFL training camps have opened and teams like the New York Giants are planning the game for the season, as well as preparing for the league’s most powerful enemy – COVID; Reports from Steve Overmyer of CBS2.
New York Jets hit the pitch for 2021 training campThe New York Jets hit the field at training camp Wednesday; CBS2’s Otis Livingston reports.