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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Max Minute: World Health Organization Says Small Airborne Particles Can Infect People With COVID-19

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of confusion and disagreement among laypeople and even doctors and scientists. Which drugs do or…

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Packed July 4th Parties On Fire Island Draw Ire Over Lack Of Social Distancing, Masks: ‘Dumb’ And ‘Unacceptable’

FIRE ISLAND, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – July 4th revelers on Fire Island got visits from police and social media shaming after videos surfaced of large parties with…

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Homeless In New York Discuss Life In COVID-19 World: ‘I’m Scared One Moment Something Bad Can Happen’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — While most New Yorkers are just now venturing out into the city, Lala Moreno has been sleeping on the streets for months…

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Some NYC Residents Say They Sense Police Apathy To Stop Gun Violence Amid Calls For Reform

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — People living in communities affected by the rise in gun violence are desperately hoping for it to end. The surveillance video…

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Powerful Thunderstorms Bring Hail, Winds And Rain To N.Y. And N.J.

TETERBORO, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Monday’s soaring heat gave way to intense storms in the afternoon. Video shows hail pouring down in Manalapan, New Jersey. A…

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New York Weather: July 6 Evening CBS2 Weather Headlines

By Mark McIntyre, CBS2 Meteorologist/Weather Producer What a scorcher it was today! Temps soared well into the 90s away from the coasts, and that heat…

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Amy Cooper, Woman In Viral Central Park Confrontation, Charged With Filing A False Report

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Amy Cooper, the white woman who was seen on camera calling 911 and falsely accusing Chris Cooper, an African-American man, of threatening…

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New Jersey Sees Increase In Rate Of Coronavirus Transmission, Outbreaks Related To Travel To Hotspots

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – The class of 2020 can finally celebrate in New Jersey. Schools in the state can begin holding outdoor graduation ceremonies of…

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NYPD Commissioner Shea Calls On Elected Officials, Communities For Help Addressing Rise In Gun Violence

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York City is reeling from a holiday weekend of gun violence, with police reporting dozens of shootings. At least 11…

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Cuomo Touts Phased Reopening Approach, Says Decision On Schools This Fall Is Still Pending

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo touted New York’s progress in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The governor said there were just nine…

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