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COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta VariantIn New York, COVID cases are increasing in every region, resulting in a 2.4% state positivity rate.
New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken PoxNew York City is upping the anti with new incentives for getting the COVID vaccine as a new CDC report warns the Delta variant is highly contagious.
Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be VaccinatedThe Broadway League announced that all 41 theaters will require audience members, performers and staff be fully vaccinated. In addition, all audience members are required to wear masks during performances. These policies are in effect through October. 
Why Is The Delta Variant More Contagious? Should You Still Get Vaccinated? Dr. Max Gomez Answers The Latest COVID QuestionsWhy is the Delta variant so contagious? Should you still get vaccinated? Should you avoid large public gatherings or vacations? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has the answers to these questions.
De Blasio: New Mask Guidance In NYC May Come Monday As More Places Require Vaccinations Or Weekly TestingNew York City restaurateur Danny Meyer, behind hot spots including Union Square Cafe and Gramercy Tavern, is requiring all staffers and diners inside his restaurants to be vaccinated, starting Sept. 7.
Biden Ramps Up Vaccine Push With New Rules For Federal Workers And Call For $100 PaymentsPresident Biden is calling on state and local governments to use COVID-19 relief funds to give $100 to residents who get vaccinated.