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Federal judge temporarily blocks COVID vaccine mandate for NYC teachers

More than 82% of department employees have been vaccinated, a Department of Education spokesperson said.
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Northern California family found on hiking trail died of extreme heat
Jonathan Gerrish, his wife Ellen Chung and their 1-year-old daughter Aurelia “Miju” Chung-Gerris died of hyperthermia — which occurs when a person’s body temperature is dangerously high.
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Photos show spoiled meals served to elementary students
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Bus company keeps dropping kids off at wrong place
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Lawsuit: FedEx trucks not disclosing true mileage
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School investigating threat to kill students
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PD: Man throws pumpkins at woman over parking
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Thieves break into jewelry store through roof
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Suspect wants limits on 'drug slang' testimony
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Firefighters, paramedics who delivered baby honored
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Church continues to feed hungry amid supply crisis
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Man faces numerous child sex offenses charges
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Who are Halyna Hutchins and Joel Souza?
Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and director Joel Souza were both shot by a prop gun, fired by actor Alec Baldwin on the set of "Rust" on Thursday. Hutchins has died.
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Colorado River water users face cuts as historic drought takes its toll
Some water use in the Southwest will be curtailed next year as the government declares an official shortage for the first time. 60 Minutes reports, Sunday.
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Why 'Succession' is starting to fall flat
Nicole Hemmer writes that watching "Succession" demonstrates why it's getting harder and harder to embrace fictional antiheroes when their real-life counterparts keep dominating the news (see recently: former President Donald Trump's new media venture and the 25th anniversary of Fox News).
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Mattel seeks to ease fears about a possible toy shortage this Christmas
Shares of toy giant Mattel surged as much as 8 percent in early Friday trading after the company said it had a handle on supply-chain disruptions that are roiling the retail industry.
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Amid air quality concerns, districts embrace electric buses
Roughly 25 million children ride school buses every year. And though only about 1 percent of 480,000 U.S. school buses are electric, there are signs the push to abandon diesel buses is gaining momentum:
Why Merrick Garland Can’t Win
The show and spectacle are still more powerful than the boring institutionalists.
Alec Baldwin breaks silence after killing crew member in disastrous gun mishap on movie set
‘After We Fell’ Ending Explained: ‘After 3’ Comes With a Big Twist for Hardin
Drama, drama, and more drama.
Baldwin Shooting Incident Shines Light on 222 Workplace Deaths in U.S. Alone This Year
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has reported 5255 workplace fatalities in the U.S. over the last five years.
Marine vet reveals how he stopped convenience store robbery with bag of 'Gatorades and a snack'
A U.S. Marine Corps veteran who stopped an attempted robbery at an Arizona convenience store this week in a dramatic encounter caught on video told Fox News how it all went down.
Group of Literal Karens Boycott Cafe Over Sign Using Their Name As Insult
A coffee shop in Los Angeles was bombarded with complaints over a sign that read "No Karen, you can't talk to the manager." One message even compared the term to the N-word.
Britney Spears celebrates weight loss, ‘finally’ sees abs
"Well … for the love of God I finally see some definition in my abs
Don’t overestimate Trump’s Republican dominance this far in advance of 2024
Trump not only survived Jan. 6 and his second impeachment — he has thrived since, but there are reasons to believe Trump’s dominance is exaggerated and that it is slowly degrading.
USC Sigma Nu fraternity suspended after reports of sexual assault, drugs placed in drinks
A fraternity at the University of Southern California was suspended after people were allegedly drugged and sexually assaulted at the house.
Amani Toomer rips ‘sad’ state of Giants in explosive rant
The former star wide receiver is losing patience with the Giants, fast.
Crown Prince of Dubai tops 820-foot observation wheel
Afraid of heights? Not the Crown Prince of Dubai. Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, aka Fazza, 38, proudly posed atop the Ain Dubai observation wheel on October 21 to promote the opening of the sky-high attraction. The prince shared this head-spinning aerial footage with his 12.5 million Instagram followers.
Firing Dr. Fauci Now May Help Joe Biden Manage the Next COVID Wave, and His Poll Numbers
The disclosure that U.S. funds supported controversial research—and the failure to acknowledge that—deepened distrust of Fauci and the Biden administration.
Close to 200 Americans are still seeking to leave Afghanistan, State Department tells congressional staff
The State Department informed congressional staff Thursday that it is in touch with 363 US citizens in Afghanistan, 176 of whom want to leave, two sources familiar with the call told CNN.
Republican Senators Pen Letter Demanding Biden End 'Discriminatory' Vaccine Mandate Rules
"We cannot lose sight of the massive, negative impacts that your mandates will have on hardworking Americans and their families," the senators wrote.
Virginia governor candidates make last-ditch efforts ahead of election day
Former Governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, and businessman Glenn Youngkin, the Republican candidate are neck and neck in the race to be Virginia's next governor, with less than two weeks until voters head to the polls. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joins "CBSN AM" to discuss.
Why 'Devastatingly Talented' Zach Galifianakis Is the Perfect Robot in 'Ron's Gone Wrong'
Newsweek spoke to the writers and directors of new animated movie "Ron's Gone Wrong," who explained what Zach Galifianakis was like in the voiceover booth.
Cop fires at man threatening people with knives on LES: police
An NYPD cop opened fire on a man who was threatening people with knives on the Lower East Side Friday morning, authorities said.
Antonio Gates Jr. may not blaze the trail his father did — and he's OK with that
Michigan State football commit Antonio Gates Jr. knows his father has an incredible legacy. He's how he deals with walking similar footsteps.
What is Prinzregententorte (aka Prince Regent Cake) on ‘The Great British Baking Show’?
Turns out the backstory to this cake is darker than dark chocolate.
Danica Patrick says Formula 1 needs to make women feel welcome
The most successful female driver in American open-wheel history, the former IndyCar and NASCAR driver never say any serious F1 opportunities open up.
Man Caught Playing Flute While Driving Gets Moving Violation
Police said that the driver was playing along with an iPod.
When is it time to get the COVID-19 booster shot?
Millions more Americans just became eligible for COVID-19 boosters, but figuring out who’s eligible and when can be confusing. And adding to the challenge is that this time around, people can choose a different brand of vaccine for that extra dose.
I Was Wrong About Joe Manchin
Turns out the guy has even more glaring climate conflicts of interest than what we knew before.
Fisher finds WWII tags and returns to veteran's family 50 years after they were lost
Adam Gross found the tags that belonged to Clifford J. Voight in a river in Michigan
Solo Stove's famous Yukon fire pit is $150 off right now
Right now, Solo Stove's famous Yukon fire pit is discounted to one of the lowest prices we've seen at $449.99, down from its normal price of $599.99 — a $150 saving.
Tampa Bay Lightning receive even glitzier rings for second consecutive Stanley Cup title
The diamond- and sapphire-filled rings total 31.67 carats, even bigger than what the Tampa Bay Lightning received after their 2020 championship.
Evergrande avoids default but faces another deadline
Evergrande has made an $83.5 million interest payment on a dollar-denominated bond that was due last month, according to Chinese state media. CNN's Selina Wang reports.
Google ad business like ‘if Goldman owned the NYSE,’ employees said
Google used its monopoly power to rig the online advertising market and squash competition, including by colluding with Facebook, according to a newly unredacted court filing.
Nolte: Gun Safety Procedures Obviously Not Followed on Alec Baldwin Set
Actor Alec Baldwin shot and killed a woman with a prop gun. If all the safety protocols had been followed, it never would have happened.
19-Year-Old Rapper Killed in 'Execution-Style' Shooting, Media Believe Gang Responsible
Einar allegedly had strong connections with local criminal gangs and recently received several threats.
Hilaria Baldwin shared photo of Alec just hours before fatal film set shooting
Alec Baldwin’s wife Hilaria shared a photo of him Facetiming her Thursday just hours before the deadly shooting unfolded on the New Mexico set of his “Rush” film.
Chinese Pianist Li Yundi Erased From TV After He's Arrested With Sex Worker
"Piano Prince" Li Yundi, 39, was recently arrested along with a 28-year-old sex worker, according to Beijing police.