Category: New York

New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square.

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NYPD: 1 Dead In Police-Involved Shooting In Crown Heights

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Tuesday night. The NYPD said officers shot and killed an armed man while…

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Decision To Open Day Camps In New York Met With Relief, But Some Parents Still Mulling Their Next Move

CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Another step has been taken on the road to reopening in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said…

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Child Psychologist Talks To CBS2 About How Parents Should Discuss Racism And Activism: ‘Use This As A Teachable Moment’

HILLSIDE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The death of George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis Police has led to a rush of emotions and questions…

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Knicks Internal Email Reportedly Discusses Why Team Hasn’t Commented On George Floyd

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Franchises throughout the NBA have released statements in the wake of George Floyd‘s death. In fact, just two teams have yet…

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NYPD Officers Have Conflicting Feelings As They Deal With The ‘War Zone’ And Public Perception

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — For the NYPD rank and file, dealing with the peaceful George Floyd protests and the violent looting has been a huge…

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With Curfew Set For 8 p.m. In New York City, Peaceful George Floyd Protesters Out In Force

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Large groups marched through the streets of New York City throughout the day on Tuesday as part of demonstrations across the…

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#BlackoutTuesday Takes Over Social Media As Corporations Urged To Go Silent In Solidarity Against Racism

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — You may have noticed your social media feed was filled with black tiles in observance of Blackout Tuesday. It is a…

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Business Owners Along Devastated Fordham Road In The Bronx Not Convinced Of Looters’ Motivation

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One of the city’s most vibrant shopping districts is trying to recover and wondering what happened. Vandals and looters struck at…

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Church Groups Help To Keep Protests Peaceful In Lower Manhattan

(NEW YORK/CBSNewYork) – For days, people have been gathering to protest the death of George Floyd. But, looting and other forms of violence have, at…

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Stony Brook Senior Uses Tech Skills To Purchase, Program Tablets For Families To Speak To Loved Ones With COVID-19

PORT JEFFERSON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A graduating college senior is turning his loss into an opportunity to help others. James Rizzardi’s grandmother, Yolanda, died in…

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