Career Discovery Week Events Held Across NYC To Help Students Figure Out Their FutureA citywide effort is underway this week to help high school students figure out what they want to be when they grow up; CBSN New York’s John Dias reports.
Mild Winter Causing Pothole Problems Across AreaThis season’s mild winter is still causing a pothole problem across our area, and some drivers say it’s starting to cost them a lot of money in repairs; CBS2’s Kevin Rincon reports.
Westchester Creates Task Force Amid Wrong Way Driver CrashesWestchester County has announced a task force amid recent wrong-way driver incidents.
Bail Reform: State Senate Democrats Propose Fix To New LawUnder intense pressure to reform the state’s new bail reform law, state Senate Democrats propose a fix, but there is one man in Albany who is still not buying in; CBS2’s political reporter Marcia Kramer has the latest.
NJ Transit, LIRR Delays At Penn Station Due To Wire IssueCommuters faced delays in and out of the city Wednesday after Amtrak says it had a problem with some overhead wires.
FedEx Driver Stops To Fold Fallen American Flag In Front YardAn act of patriotism was caught on camera when a FedEx driver went above and beyond last week to show respect to the American flag; CBS2’s Meg Baker reports.
New York Weather: CBS2 2/12 Evening Forecast at 5PMCBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for February 12 at 5 p.m.
Consumer Advocacy Group Grades Grocery Stores On Recall AlertsA new report is urging supermarkets to do more to warn customers about recalled products.
Black History Month: Largest African-American Operated Bank In U.S. Located In HarlemThroughout February, CBS2 is celebrating Black History Month. We’re highlighting the achievements of African-American trailblazers and trendsetters. One of them is a bank and the people behind it who led the charge in Harlem’s economic revitalization; CBS2’s Steve Overmyer reports.
Smartphone App Can Possibly Help Detect Eye Problems In ChildrenCould all those hundreds of photos you have on your phone be a key to detecting serious eye problems in your children? CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reports.
Certain Medtronic Mini-Med 600 Series Insulin Pumps RecalledThere’s a health alert involving a popular insulin pump. The FDA is issuing a recall for about 322,000 devices.
Hempstead Town Supervisor Donald Clavin Promises To Save Taxpayer MoneyThe new Republican town supervisor in Hempstead, Long Island, says he is cutting his budget and scaling back perks, like take-home vehicles; CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reports.
NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen Remembered For Devotion, Service 1 Year After DeathFamily, friends and NYPD officers filled a Queens church Wednesday to honor a detective who was killed while on the job one year ago; CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez reports.
Health Care Facilities Report Seeing More Cases Of Early On-Set DementiaSome health care facilities in our area say they are seeing more cases of early on-set dementia than ever before; CBS2’s Lisa Rozner reports.
‘Survivor’ Champions From NJ Return To Show For New SeasonChampions of the CBS show “Survivor” are returning for a new season called “Winners at War,” and three competitors are from New Jersey.
CDC Confirms There Are No Coronavirus Cases In NYCThe CDC confirms that the results have come back negative for the seventh person tested for coronavirus in New York City.
Man Accused Of Manipulating College Students Into Prostitution, Forced Labor Pleads Not GuiltyThe father accused of manipulating college students into prostitution and forced labor appeared in court Wednesday; CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Police Seek Suspect Wanted In Apparent Hammer Attack In BrooklynPolice are searching for a suspect wanted for attacking a stranger with what appears to be a hammer in Brooklyn; CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon reports.
Worker Electrocuted When Cherry Picker Hits Power LinesA worker was killed in a tragic accident on a construction site in New Rochelle on Wednesday.
SUV Repossessed With 1-Year-Old Girl In Back Seat In New JerseyA family in New Jersey had a heart-stopping experience Wednesday when their vehicle was repossessed with their baby in the back seat; CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports.
First Winning Lottery Ticket Of 2020 Sold In New Jersey For $202 Million PayoutNew Jersey Lottery Executive Director James Carey joins store owner Kauschik Patel and his store workers as they are presented with a bonus check for selling the winning $202 million Mega Millions jackpot ticket in Edison, on Feb. 12, 2020.
Cases Of Early On-Set Dementia, Alzheimer’s Rising, Even Among People In Their 40sDementia is an umbrella term for diseases characterized by a decline in memory, language and other thinking skills needed to perform everyday activities. Alzheimer’s is the most common. CBSN New York’s Lisa Rozner reports.
Aaron Boone Talks Yankees Pitchers, CatchersNew York Yankees manager Aaron Boone talks with reporters on Feb. 12, 2020 in Tampa, Fla.
Hit-And-Run Crash Leaves 69-Year-Old Woman With Broken Leg In BrooklynPolice say a 69-year-old woman was crossing Avenue V at Ocean Parkway in Sheepshead Bay when a car making a left turn hit the woman. CBSN New York’s Jessica Moore reports.