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First Alert Forecast: CBS2 2/16 Evening Weather 6:00 p.m.CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your first alert forecast for Feb. 16 at 6 p.m.

Fans cheer on Liverpool at Carragher’s In Lower ManhattanWith nine European Cups combined between them, Inter Milan and Liverpool treated fans to a clash of titans in Wednesday’s Champions League game. Liverpool came out with a foot in the quarter-finals and a 2-0 win on the road. As CBS2’s Kevin Rincon reports, being at Carragher’s in the Financial District isn’t the same as being in the stadium, but it’s pretty close.

Compression: some long-term tenants face unprecedented increasesMany people in New York are feeling the pressure on their rent. As pandemic offers end, even long-term tenants face unprecedented increases; Reporting by CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge.

Citywide mask mandate lifted in Stamford, ConnecticutMost Stamford residents will no longer need to wear masks.

Mayor Eric Adams unveils preliminary $98.5 billion spending planAfter just seven weeks in office, Mayor Eric Adams is giving New Yorkers a glimpse of how he plans to spend taxpayers’ money, saying he must put public safety first so the economy of the city is recovering from COVID; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.

Discovery of missing girl Paislee Shultis brings back memories for Katie Beers, decades after she was held in an underground bunkerThree decades ago, the kidnapping of a little girl from Long Island captivated the nation. Katie Beers was imprisoned in an underground bunker for 17 days. On Wednesday, she sat down with CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff, who covered the Beers case, and then became the first reporter to tell her story in a book they co-wrote.

Queens woman attacked in bed during home invasionA Queens woman was attacked in her bed as she and her son slept. In a CBS2 exclusive, Natalie Duddridge spoke with the mother, who is still recovering.

Aiden Taylor, 12, writes a children’s book ‘Me and my afro’ to inspire children to love themselvesThis Black History Month, CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis spoke with a young boy from New York who has found a special way to celebrate all that makes him unique, hoping to inspire others to do the same.

Sea level continues to rise at alarming rate, new government report saysSea levels continue to rise at an alarming rate according to a report just released by the government. CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock tells us how badly the East Coast could be affected.

$106 million for Long Island sound improvementsLong Island Sound is getting a big boost to improve water quality.

New efforts are underway to combat drug addiction in Upper ManhattanNew efforts are underway to combat drug addiction in Upper Manhattan. CBS2’s Jessi Mitchell shows us what’s being done to fix the problem on the outside and get help for the people on the inside.

Investigation into police response to brawl at NJ MallAn investigation is underway to determine whether officers treated two teenagers differently because of their race while responding to a fight at a New Jersey mall.

Long Island Livery driver arrested for attempted rapeA Long Island livery driver is under arrest after police say he attempted to rape a 13-year-old girl.

Passenger shot and killed on LIRR trainA passenger was killed and a suspect remains at large after a shooting on a Long Island Rail Road train; Reporting by CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis.

FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro RetiresFDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro retired Wednesday after more than five decades with the department; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer reflects on her career.

Mayor Eric Adams meets with rap artists after accusing Genre of contributing to violenceMayor Eric Adams met with drill rap artists on Tuesday night after criticizing the musical genre for contributing to rising violence in the city. But as CBS2’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas explains, the rappers and the mayor were able to strike a deal.

Fuel tanker crash sparks massive fire on Long IslandCleanup continues after tanker accident Wednesday morning on Long Island; Reporting by CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan.

Paislee Shultis’ parents and grandfather appear in courtThe parents and grandfather of a baby girl who was found safe after being missing for two and a half years faced a judge on Wednesday; Reporting by CBS2’s Tony Aiello.

Police-involved shooting under investigation in PlainsboroPolice-involved shooting in Plainsboro under investigation; Reporting by CBS2’s Meg Baker.

New York Weather: Getting WarmerCBS2’s Elise Finch has your first alert forecast.

Report warns of rising sea levelsThe report says this will lead to a significant increase in flooding in coastal areas.

NY AG warns against Apple AirTagThe attorney general says there have been instances where people have found the devices in their belongings without their consent.

Tri-State sees major drop in COVID casesNew York Governor Kathy Hochul celebrates a big fall just in case.

Deadly shooting at the LIRR train in RonkonkomaCBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis has the latest on this developing story.