Mayor De Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal Workers, Including First RespondersThe mandate represents the strictest in the country, and applies to roughly 160,000 employees who have not yet been required to get the shot.
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Tests Positive For COVID-19, Experiencing Mild SymptomsThe county executive encourages those eligible for a booster to get one.
After Long Battle With COVID-19, Rockland County Man Embraces Newfound Love For PaintingA Rockland County man who survived coronavirus is turning out three or four works of art every day.
Union Leaders: NYC Likely To Face Dramatic Drop In Services If First Responders Forced To Comply With Vaccine MandateMayor Bill de Blasio's COVID-19 vaccine mandate is generating major pushback from public employee unions.
White House Details Plans To Vaccinate 28 Million Children Ages 5-11Children aged 5 to 11 will soon be able to get a COVID-19 vaccine at their pediatrician's office, local pharmacy and potentially even their school, the White House said Wednesday.
Viral Video Shows Unmasked NYPD Officer Pushing Masked Commuter Out Of Subway StationAn NYPD spokesman would only say that the department is aware of the video and the incident is under internal review.
Eligible New Jersey Residents Urged To Get COVID Booster ShotAccording to state data, nearly 80% of residents who are eligible for a Pfizer vaccine booster have not yet gotten one.
MTA Enforcing Mask Use On Mass Transit, Distributing Thousands Of Free Masks Throughout SystemThe agency says it has issued 31 summonses for mask non-compliance since Sept. 23.
RWJBarnabas Health Fires Less Than 1% Of Employees Over COVID Vaccine MandateA spokesperson says operations will not be impacted.
Gov. Kathy Hochul 'Aggressively' Pushing For COVID Vaccination Sites At SchoolsApproval of Pfizer's vaccine for kids ages 5-11 could come before the end of October.
After More Than 280 Days In Westchester County Hospitals, COVID-19 Long Hauler Finally Goes HomeLouie Estrada had no underlying conditions when he first tested positive for COVID-19 on Jan. 9. He was hospitalized days later and became so sick, he was intubated.
COVID Vaccine 'Mix-And-Match' Study Finds Moderna Booster After J&J Single-Shot Produced Major Increase In AntibodiesThe Food and Drug Administration is planning to give Americans a lot more freedom to get a vaccine booster different from the one they first received.
Report: Feds May Allow Americans To Get Different COVID Booster Than Vaccine They First ReceivedIf you need a COVID-19 booster shot, you may not need to get the same brand as your first shots.
Dr. Max Gomez On How Colin Powell's Medical Conditions May Have Played A Role In His Death Due To COVID ComplicationsThere has been much talk about Colin Powell succumbing to COVID complications, even though he was reportedly fully vaccinated.
COVID Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect For Workers At New Jersey Schools, Colleges, Universities And State AgenciesAny employee who is not fully vaccinated must now submit to weekly testing.