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Funeral today for Bronx fire victimA funeral prayer service is scheduled for 15 of the 17 people who died in last weekend’s massive blaze. CBS2’s Christina Fan has the latest.
New York Weather: Storm TimelineCBS2’s John Elliott has the latest weather forecast.
New York Weather: CBS2 1/15 11:00 PM Nightly ForecastCBS2’s Vanessa Murdock has your weather forecast for Jan. 15 at 11 p.m.
Michelle Alyssa is pushed onto subway tracks and killed in Times SquareThere is new information in the tragic death of a woman who was pushed in front of a moving train at the Times Square subway station on Saturday; Reporting by CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon.
NYPD increases patrol in synagogues around New YorkThe NYPD deployed additional officers to patrol Jewish places of worship on Saturday as a precaution after a hostage situation unfolded at a Texas synagogue.
All Texas Synagogue hostages freed and safe; Suspicious shotA hostage situation at a synagogue in Texas ended on Saturday evening.
Family and friends watch over Kristal Bayron Nieves, 19, killed in East Harlem Burger King robberyA prayer vigil was held Saturday for Kristal Bayron Nieves, the young woman who was shot inside a Burger King in East Harlem; Reporting by CBS2’s Jessica Moore.
Firefighters continue to battle blaze at Passaic warehouse 24 hours laterA massive fire at a chemical plant that broke out in Passaic on Friday evening is now under control, but with freezing conditions firefighters still have a lot of work ahead of them; CBS2’s Thalia Perez reports.
At least 4 people held hostage at Texas synagoguePolice say a hostage was released unharmed from the Texas synagogue where a suspect was holding four people on Saturday.
Simon Martial faces murder charges after allegedly pushing woman in front of moving subway trainPolice arrest a suspect in a deadly subway push in the heart of the city and charge him with murder; Reporting by CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon.
New York Weather: CBS2 1/15 6 p.m. Evening ForecastCBS2’s Vanessa Murdock has your weather forecast for Jan. 15 at 6 p.m.
Tsunami advisory issued for parts of CaliforniaAn undersea volcano off Tonga has triggered tsunami warnings as far east as California.
Saturday marks 13 years since ‘Miracle On The Hudson’ landedSaturday marks 13 years since the Miracle on the Hudson.
Hostage taking at the Texas Synagogue, the FBI on the spotA gunman took a rabbi and members of his congregation hostage at a Texas synagogue on Saturday.
Vigil held for Kristal Bayron-Nieves, victim of fatal armed robbery at East Harlem Burger KingAt a vigil in Harlem on Saturday, friends and family remembered Kristal Bayron-Nieves, who was fatally shot last week in a robbery while working at a Burger King; Reporting by CBS2’s Leah Mishkin.
Firefighters continue to fight the fire at the Passaic warehouseNearly 24 hours after it started, a massive fire at the Passaic chemical plant is now under control, but with freezing conditions firefighters still have a lot of work ahead of them; CBS2’s Thalia Perez reports.
A woman pushed in front of the subway and killed in Times SquarePolice say a man pushed an Asian woman in front of a moving train in Times Square, killing her, Saturday morning; Reporting by CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon.
Officials brief on deadly Times Square subway stampede incidentMayor Eric Adams, Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell and others held a press conference to discuss a fatal subway stampede incident at the Times Square subway station.
Extra Web: Passaic chemical warehouse fire drone videoDrone Force 2 was at the scene as firefighters continued to battle a massive fire at a chemical warehouse in Passaic, NJ
Shop Local Saturday: Market HouseCBS2’s John Elliott chats with Chelsea Bogart of Market House, which sells unique treasures in Westwood, NJ
Ship Local Saturday: Ginger N’CreamCBS2’s John Elliott chats with Sue Bahng, the owner of Ginger N’Cream, which could be described as a department store that occupies four homes in Westwood, NJ
Shop Local Saturday: Stack Creamery in Westwood, NJCBS2’s John Elliott checks out Stack Creamery, which opened just after the pandemic began.
Shop local on Saturday: sweet treats at Conrad ConfectioneryCBS2’s John Elliott visits Conrad’s Confectionary in Westwood, NJ, which has proudly served customers for three generations.
Shop local on Saturday: Music MerchantWhat are the advantages of buying in person rather than online? John Schlapak of Music Merchant in Westwood, NJ chats with CBS2’s John Elliott.