Has Covid changed New York City nightlife forever? - BBC News

Has Covid changed New York City nightlife forever? – BBC News

Photographer Dina Litovsky was used to taking pictures of rowdy crowds in the chaos that is nightlife in the Big Apple. Then she was suddenly confronted with the new pandemic reality of empty streets and closed clubs. This is how…

Local Matters: Buffalo mayor runs write-in campaign after losing primary election

Local Matters: Buffalo mayor runs write-in campaign after losing primary election

The four-term mayor of Buffalo, New York, lost the Democratic primary race to a Socialist community organizer. Now Mayor Byron Brown is hoping to stay in office by winning via write-in campaign. Assistant professor of political science at the University…

Couple marries at closed Canadian border so wife's family could attend

Couple marries at closed Canadian border so wife’s family could attend

Karen Mahoney, who lives in New York, used to visit her family in Quebec every week. But during the pandemic, the borders closed – and it threw a wrench in her wedding plans. She didn’t think her family would be…

U.S. congressional and state legislature redistricting underway

U.S. congressional and state legislature redistricting underway

Every 10 years, states are required to redraw or redistrict U.S. congressional and state legislature lines following the census. New York will drop to 26 seats in the House of Representatives after losing one in 2020. Redistricting could give Democrats…

Watch Live: Gabby Petito’s family holds press conference | CBSN

Watch Live: Gabby Petito’s family holds press conference | CBSN

The family of Gabby Petito is expected to hold a news conference at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday. The FBI confirmed a body discovered in Wyoming was identified as Petito, 22, who was reported missing during a cross-country road trip…

R. Kelly found guilty of sex trafficking, racketeering

R. Kelly found guilty of sex trafficking, racketeering

After decades of allegations including sexual assault, child pornography and kidnapping, R&B singer R. Kelly has been found guilty of one count racketeering and eight counts sex trafficking. CBS News national correspondent Jericka Duncan reports on the high-profile case. Then,…

COVID-19 vaccine mandate goes into effect for New York health care workers

COVID-19 vaccine mandate goes into effect for New York health care workers

New York is bracing for a shortage of health care workers as the state’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate goes into effect. The vast majority of hospital staffers are vaccinated, but those who refuse could lose their jobs. Michael Hill, a reporter…

Doctor on New York vaccine mandate and using monoclonal antibodies to fight COVID-19

Doctor on New York vaccine mandate and using monoclonal antibodies to fight COVID-19

Dr. Ron Elfenbein, emergency room doctor and the medical director and owner of FirstCall Medical Center, joins CBSN to discuss New York state’s health worker vaccine mandate and also explain how monoclonal antibodies are helping against the fight against COVID-19.…

R. Kelly jury in New York racketeering case starts deliberations today

R. Kelly jury in New York racketeering case starts deliberations today

The defense and prosecution in R&B star R. Kelly’s federal racketeering trial painted two very different pictures of what the singer did behind closed doors. Laura Podesta spoke with CBS News legal contributor Rebecca Roiphe about Kelly’s defense lawyer comparing…

LIVE: Biden delivers U.N. General Assembly speech

LIVE: Biden delivers U.N. General Assembly speech

President Biden is expected to deliver his first speech to the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday. He will be speaking after Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who will give the first address in New York at 9 a.m. ET. Biden will…