New York weather: CBS2 13/01 night forecast at 11pmLonnie Quinn from CBS2 has your weather forecast for January 13 at 11pm
NJ Rabbi instrumental in civil rights movement dies at age 92A New Jersey rabbi who stood shoulder to shoulder with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the Civil Rights Movement, died.
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage Celebrates 3 Shows in NYC in 1 NightA playwright makes history with three shows in one night in New York City. Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage had a play, a musical and an opera on Thursday night. CBS2’s Cory James spoke to her about the achievement.
Concerned about digital divide, NYC families file lawsuit over distance learning issuesWith a virtual option under discussion for New York City schools, some families remain concerned about the digital divide between students. So concerned they filed a lawsuit; This reports Jenna DeAngelis of CBS2.
NYC Officials Offer Distance Learning Opportunity as Absenteeism RisesSchoolchildren in New York City may soon have a remote option to learn. Rising absenteeism is hampering the mayor’s wish to keep them in school. Dick Brennan of CBS2 spoke to parents about the problem.
Supreme Court Blocks National Vaccine, Test Mandate for Major Employers; NYC workers not affectedSupreme Court has blocked a national vaccine and testing mandate for major employers, but it won’t affect New York City workers; That reports CBS2’s Andrea Grymes.
The Squeeze: New Study Shows Manhattan Rents Are RisingIf you’re struggling to find affordable rent in New York City, especially Manhattan, you’re not alone. A new study shows that rents have risen; That reports CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge.
2 men in custody after hit-and-run in Bath BeachTwo people have been arrested after a wild crash in Brooklyn.
Uniformed Fire Officers Association President Lt. James McCarthy offers tips on fire safety and preventionCBS2’s Dana Tyler spoke with Lieutenant James McCarthy, president of the Uniformed Fire Officers Association, about fire prevention and safety.
Queens couple moved from Arizona still waiting for moving van full of stuff to arrive 2 months laterMoving to the Big Apple has become a nightmare for an Arizona couple. They loaded all their stuff onto a moving truck in November and now, two months later, they live out of suitcases, unsure if it will ever arrive; That reports CBS2’s Lisa Rozner.
Weather in New York: CBS2 13/01 Evening forecast at 6:00 pmLonnie Quinn from CBS2 has your weather forecast for January 13 at 6pm
Gennett Ends Saturday Printing of NJ NewspapersChanges are in the pipeline for several New Jersey newspapers.
Research shows that certain cannabis extracts can prevent the coronavirus from infecting cellsWhile vaccines have been proven to prevent COVID-19, researchers may have found another preventative. A new study has found that certain cannabis extracts may prevent the coronavirus from infecting human cells; dr. Max Gomez of CBS2 reports.
gov. Murphy Signs Abortion Rights Protection Act in NJNew Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill to protect abortion rights on Thursday.
Cuomo’s Attorney Says AG Released New EvidenceAndrew Cuomo’s attorney says the attorney general has finally released some of the previously requested evidence from her investigation into the former governor.
Schomburg Center Hosts 10th Annual Black Comic Book FestivalThe Schomburg Center in Harlem is hosting the 10th annual Black Comic Book Festival this week. Fans can attend panels and interact virtually with artists and authors; CBS2’s Jessi Mitchell reports.
Lynn Nottage currently has 2 Broadway shows, 1 opera in NYCPulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage celebrates a milestone.
Mayor Adams, Gov. Hochul asks Biden administration for help as eviction moratorium endsAs New York’s moratorium expires on Saturday, the fate of hundreds of thousands of tenants is at stake; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
CDC Study Shows COVID May Raise Childhood Diabetes RiskNew research from the CDC finds that COVID may increase the risk of diabetes in children. The agency says it has seen a significant spike in childhood diabetes during the pandemic; That reports CBS2’s Kevin Rincon.
Broadway producer talks about decision to close musicalA Broadway producer discusses the decision to close a critically acclaimed new musical.
CT Government Ned Lamont May Aim to Expand Emergency PowersConnecticut Governor Ned Lamont says he can ask the state legislature to expand its emergency powers granted for the pandemic.
Midtown carjacking caught on police bodycamNew police bodycam video shows a carjacking in Midtown on Wednesday.
Rikers Island inmates protest to draw attention to deplorable conditionsInmates on Rikers Island protest and refuse to eat some food from the Department of Correction as a means of drawing attention to the deplorable and violent prison conditions. This comes when a new video comes out showing total chaos behind bars; That reports CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas.
Couple still waiting for moving truck full of stuff to arrive in NYC 2 months laterMoving to the Big Apple has become a nightmare for an Arizona couple. They loaded all their stuff onto a moving truck in November and now, two months later, they live out of suitcases, unsure if it will ever arrive; That reports CBS2’s Lisa Rozner.