New York Weather: CBS2 1/26 Evening Forecast at 6PMCBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for January 26 at 6 p.m.
White Castle In Queens That Opened In 1935 Is ClosingA fast food restaurant in Queens that’s been in operation for more than 80 years is shutting its doors.
Emilie Kouatchou Makes History As First Black Leading Actress In ‘Phantom Of The Opera’Broadway’s longest running show, “The Phantom of the Opera,” now has a historic cast member. Emilie Kouatchou is taking over as the show’s first Black leading actress; Danya Bacchus reports for CBS2.
Majority Of Voters Opposed To New Hoboken High SchoolUnofficial results of a special election in Hoboken show most voters are against the constructions of a new state-of-the-art high school.
Person Of Interest Identified In CT Fatal Fentanyl OverdosePolice say they have identified a person of interest in a fentanyl overdose case in Connecticut.
Exclusive: MTA CEO Discusses Plans To Make Riders Feel SaferThe new head of the MTA has big plans to make riders feel safer, including asking cops to move people with obvious mental health problems away from the platforms. CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer rode the trains for an exclusive look.
Police Arrest Man Armed With Gun On Subway In Times SquareA man is in custody after police say he was spotted with a gun on a subway train in Times Square.
New Jersey Office Furniture Company Shifts Focus To Work-From-Home FurnitureAn office furniture company in Middlesex County had to rethink its business model and serve new clients, so they shifted their focus from office furniture to work-from-home furniture; CBS2’s Meg Baker reports.
Rare Bald Eagle Spotted In Central ParkA bald eagle was spotted at the Central Park reservoir.
‘Skeleton Crew’ Opens On BroadwayPhylicia Rashad is returning to Broadway in a new play. “Skeleton Crew” was first seen off-Broadway in 2016 and is now playing to a bigger audience; CBS2’s Maurice DuBois reports.
Delacorte Theater Makeover Plans Move ForwardMakeover plans for the Delacorte Theater in Central Park are moving forward.
90-Year-Old Paterson Woman Attacked In Violent Home InvasionA 90-year-old woman is recovering after being attacked in a violent home invasion in Paterson. Police say she was beaten in her bed and may have been targeted; CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reports.
LI Police Officer Reunites With Mother, Baby He Helped DeliverA Suffolk County police officer who helped save a baby’s life was reunited with the family Wednesday.
New York Offers Help Filing Claims For COVID Long HaulersThere are new resources available to help New Yorkers dealing with the long-term impacts of COVID.
Families Against New York’s Mask Mandate In Schools Rally On Long IslandThe state mandate to wear masks in schools is back in effect for now, a decision hailed by the governor as “critical common sense to save lives.” But families who want mask wearing to be optional rallied Wednesday in Hauppauge; CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reports.
Giants Introduce New General Manager Joe SchoenIn the midst of one of the worst stretches in franchise history, the New York Giants cleaned house. Now, a first-time general manager will try to turn things around; CBS2’s Steve Overmyer reports.
Suspect In 2019 Attack At Rabbi’s Home To Be Held At Mental Health FacilityA judge has found the man accused of carrying out a deadly machete attack at the Rockland County home of a rabbi unfit to stand trial.
Teen Fatally Shot In New Rochelle As Concerns About Violence Among Young People RiseViolence between young people is raising concern in New Rochelle after a near-fatal stabbing over the weekend and a fatal shooting Tuesday; CBS2’s Tony Aiello reports.
US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer Plans To RetireThe oldest justice serving on the U.S. Supreme Court, Stephen Breyer, will be stepping down; CBS2’s Dick Brennan reports.
Gov. Kathy Hochul Convenes Task Force To Tackle Illegal Gun TraffickingThe gun used to kill officers Jason Rivera and Wilbert Mora was illegal, and Wednesday, Gov. Kathy Hochul convened a first-of-its-kind task force to tackle the trafficking of illegal guns; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
New York City Prepares To Say Goodbye To Officers Jason Rivera, Wilbert MoraNew York City is preparing to say farewell to two fallen heroes. Funeral arrangements have been announced for NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora; CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports.
Fire At Multi-Use Building On Main Street In Passaic, NJCrews battled a fair at a building in Passaic on Wednesday.
NYPD Officer Mora’s Body Moved To Funeral HomeThe body of fallen NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora was transferred from the medical examiner’s office to the funeral home Wednesday afternoon.
AP: Supreme Court Justice Breyer RetiringThat would give President Joe Biden his first Supreme Court pick.