Max Minute: New JAMA Study Says Nationwide School Closures Could've Prevented Over 1 Million COVID-19 CasesOne of the hottest debates right now is when and how to re-open schools during this pandemic.
Dr. Oxiris Barbot Resigns As Commissioner Of New York City Health DepartmentThere's a new top doctor in New York City.
Gov. Cuomo Expresses Concerns About NYC's School Reopening Plan, Says Key Safety Questions Left UnansweredIf Gov. Cuomo was asked to give the city's plan a grade, it would probably be an "incomplete."
New Study: 1 In 5 Users Taking Breaks From Social Media Due To Negativity And DivisivenessIs your anxiety level up these days? Have you been spending much more time on social media? Believe it or not, experts say those two things are very connected.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Touts New Lows In Coronavirus Hospitalizations, ICU Admittance And Deaths; 'The Progress Is Even Better Than We Expected'"The numbers are a result of the actions. We have been disciplined, and we have to stay disciplined," he said.
Gov. Cuomo Says Decision On Reopening New York Schools Will Be Made In Next Few DaysSchool districts had a deadline Friday to submit their reopening plans to the state.
New Jersey Gym Again Defies COVID Closure Order, Reopens Days After Owners Were Arrested On Contempt ChargesThe gym opened its doors in May, starting a legal battle over whether Murphy’s order for non-essential businesses to remain closed was constitutional.
Gov. Murphy Puts New Jersey On Notice, Warns Residents To Heed Coronavirus Guidelines As Cases Spike; 'The Alarms Are Going Off'New Jersey remains among the states with the lowest coronavirus positivity rates, but Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday that may change.
Mayor, Schools Chancellor Say Response To Coronavirus In Classrooms Focuses On Safety Of Students And StaffMayor Bill de Blasio said Friday schools will only reopen in the fall if the citywide infection rate stays below 3% on a seven-day average.
Parents Express Uncertainty, Confusion Over New York City's Schools Reopening Plan: 'What Do I Do?'"I don’t see enough information for me to make a decision yet," parent Wilson Polanco, Sr. said.
Owners Of Thompson Chemists In SoHo Say They To Fight $14,000 Price Gouging Fine, 'We’re Not Sneaky. We’re Not Thieves'The city says it takes this very seriously, but the shop says they have receipts to prove they are not taking advantage of their customers.
Fauci Explains Why COVID Is Still Surging In U.S. Compared To Other CountriesDr. Anthony Fauci was on Capitol Hill on Friday, testifying before a Congressional panel about the coronavirus pandemic.
New York City Reveals Response Plan For COVID-19 Cases In SchoolsSchools will also be required to have precautions in place for preventing the spread of the coronavirus.
President Trump Issues Warning About Coronavirus, FDA Says Vaccine Could Be Closer Than Originally ThoughtWith coronavirus cases rising in parts of the country, President Donald Trump issued a warning Thursday. Plus, the FDA says a vaccine could be even closer than originally thought.
Small Business Owners In NYC Plead With Officials For Help To Stay AfloatSmall business owners are threatened with extinction, pleading with Gov. Andrew Cuomo to do something, find a solution.