3 police officers shot dead in Houston, suspect in custodyCBS2’s Kristine Johnson has the story.

First weather alert: CBS2 at 11:00 p.m.CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn follows a northeast weekend that looks set to drop heavy snow at points east of New York.

Sarah Palin dines at Manhattan restaurant after testing positive for COVID, angers local Angers officialsCBS2’s Kristine Johnson has the story.

First Cases of Omicron’s New “Stealth” Variant Hit the USHowever, medical experts are not yet sounding the alarm. Reporting by CBS2’s Dick Brennan.

Missing NJ mother, grandchildren found safeCBS2’s Kristine Johnson has the story.

Thousands say goodbye to fallen NYPD officer Jason Rivera at St. Patrick’s CathedralCBS2’s Cory James has more on the officer’s wake, which has attracted police from around the world.

Although not expected to be directly affected, New York City is on snow alert for SaturdayCBS2’s Ali Bauman reports.

More than 100 guns have been removed from the streets of Westchester and Putnam in ‘Operation Casper’A dozen people face charges. Reporting by CBS2’s Tony Aiello.

Health officials are studying a new ‘stealth’ variant of Omicron found in Europe and the United StatesSome scientists fear it may no longer be contagious, but say there’s still a lot they don’t know about it. Reporting by CBS2’s Meg Baker.

St. Catharine’s Church in Holmdel is in dire need of repairsAn old church dating back to the 1800s in Monmouth County is in desperate need of repairs to save a piece of history. Reporting by CBS2’s Meg Baker.

Age of subway system makes it difficult to install safety screens on station platforms, MTA saysThe MTA is called upon to install screen doors to prevent people from falling or being pushed onto the tracks. But the head of the agency says station and car irregularities only make it possible at a handful of stations. Reporting by CBS2’s Marcia Kramer.

Compression: Fed to raise interest rates in MarchThis means that you will probably pay more for certain loans. CBS2’s Jessica Moore has some expert advice.

First Weather Alert: Thursday Night Update 1/27 from CBS2Lonnie Quinn has the latest predictions for the Tri-State area on CBS2 News At 5.

Cure Violence experts say more needs to be done in schools to prevent teen violenceCure Violence experts applaud some of the initiatives, but say that to get to the root of the problem, we need to focus on helping children. Reporting by CBS2’s Dave Carlin.

Holocaust survivors tell tales of terror as young children and the lengths to surviveThursday marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorating the 77th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. CBS2’s Lisa Rozner spoke with Holocaust survivors in our area.

Governor Murphy announces new funding to reduce gun violence$7 million will go towards investments in gunshot detection technology and related infrastructure improvements.

Judge sentences man to 25 years in prison for shooting 4 Nassau County police officersDuane Costa could spend the rest of his life behind bars, after shooting but missing four police officers in Nassau County. Prosecutors say the case underscores the dangers police face even during a routine traffic stop. Reporting by CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff.

Long Island prepares for the worst as Nor’Easter approachesLong Islanders are bracing for what could be a lot of snow. Reporting by CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan.

New Terminal B unveiled at LaGuardia after massive $4 billion renovationAnother upgrade has been made to the airport which was once the butt of jokes. Reporting by CBS2’s Andrea Grymes.

Girl fights for life after being hit by truck at Brooklyn intersectionThis latest incident reinforces calls for safer streets. Reporting by CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge.

Thousands Gather to Pay Tribute to Fallen NYPD Officer Jason RiveraA vigil has begun for the 22-year-old officer killed in the line of duty while responding to a call in Harlem last week. Reporting by CBS2’s Kevin Rincon.

First Weather Alert: Winter Storm Warning IssuedLonnie Quinn has your first alert forecast at 5 p.m.

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Eugene Ginter’s Survival StoryHolocaust survivor Eugene Ginter was just six months old when war broke out in Krakow, Poland. He shares his story with CBS2’s Lisa Rozner on this International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Story of Joseph Guttmann’s SurvivalHolocaust survivor Joseph Guttmann was transported to Switzerland at the age of 5 from Hungary. He shares his story with CBS2’s Lisa Rozner on this International Holocaust Remembrance Day.