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Weather in New York: Update 12/24 from CBS2 at 9:00 p.m.John Elliott has the latest tri-state area forecast on CBS2 News At 9.
New Jersey-based Angel Line bunk beds recalled after toddler deathAlmost 40,000 bunk beds are being recalled due to potential risks of entrapment and strangulation.
NORAD Santa Tracker update at 9 p.m.Santa Claus draws closer to eastern Canada. Follow Santa all night long on CBSNewYork.com.
Christmas Eve mass was held in person after going remotely last yearThe spirit of Christmas was alive in a church in Bayside, Queens. CBS2’s Kiran Dhillon reports.
Volunteers show the Christmas spirit by feeding needy families in NewarkThere is help and hope for New Jersey families on this vacation as volunteers reach out to make the season brighter for those in need. CBS2’s Christina Fan reports.
Black smoke over Manhattan from a car fireA car fire broke out in a Midtown Manhattan parking lot.
New Yorkers self-isolate this Christmas after positive COVID testsIt’s a quiet Christmas for many who are forced to self-isolate after testing positive for COVID-19. CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports.
Twin sisters celebrate successful liver transplantA young woman from Queens gave her twin sister life. Reports by Dr. Max Gomez of CBS2.
Weather in New York: Friday night 12/24 update from CBS2John Elliott has the latest tri-state area forecast on CBS2 News At 5.
NYCHA Bronx River Homes Seniors Struggle Without HeatResidents of a senior apartment building in the Bronx use their stoves for warmth. Their building has been without heating for over a week. CBS2’s Thalia Perez reports.
Pedestrian, cyclist killed on Upper East SidePolice said two people had died in an accident involving a truck.
NORAD Santa Tracker update at 5 p.m.Santa Claus is now stopping over in Northern Europe. Follow Santa all night long on CBSNewYork.com.
Stores crowded with last minute Christmas shoppersMany lined up for fresh seafood. Others stopped by their local toy store for a few more gifts. Leah Mishkin of CBS2 reports.
Hundreds of canceled holiday flightsFamilies with tons of luggage traveled to Newark Liberty International Airport to find their flight had been canceled. Reports from Kevin Rincon of CBS2.
New guidelines for essential essential workers in New YorkGovernor Hochul is amending isolation guidelines for essential workers, providing more testing options for schools and renewing the effort to vaccinate nursing home residents. CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas reporting.
Celebrate Kwanzaa: Emphasize the 7 Principles of the HolidayDecember 26 marks the first day of Kwanzaa. The 7-day celebration connects and commemorates the African American community and culture. Natalie Duddridge of CBS2 spoke to Atiba Edwards of the Brooklyn Children’s Museum.
Star Confectionery: Riverhead Luncheonette has been serving locals for three generations“You are my friend the minute you walk in,” owner Anthony Meras told CBS2’s Elle McLogan.
Weather in New York: Christmas 12/24 CBS2 Weather HeadlinesCBS2’s Elise Finch takes a look at the forecast.
Holiday Express volunteers feed needy families in NewarkThere is help and hope for families in Newark, as a community reaches out to make the season bright for those in need. CBS2’s Christina Fan reports.
Cyclist and pedestrian have died after being struck by a truck on the East SideIt happened just after 9 a.m. Friday on 61st Street and Third Avenue.
Last minute shoppers hit stores before ChristmasLots of people are doing last minute shopping for Christmas Eve. But some don’t get gifts – they get food for holiday meals. Leah Mishkin of CBS2 reports.
United States lifts temporary COVID-19 travel restrictions on southern African countriesThe United States will lift temporary COVID-19 travel restrictions imposed on eight southern African countries on December 31, the White House announced in a tweet on Christmas Eve.
Free COVID test kits distributed in New York CityFree COVID test kits were distributed throughout the city on Friday. The queues were long due to the push from the Omicron variant.
Governor Kathy Hochul issues new quarantine guidelines for essential workers in New YorkDespite the increase in cases and hospitalizations, it is issuing new guidelines for essential essential workers.