Gov. Hochul: Tens Of Millions Of Dollars Will Soon Be Available To Local Governments For COVID Booster Shot InfrastructureIn a stark departure from her predecessor, she said she's not going to issue open-ended mandates that leave no room for localities to determine what works best for them.
EU Takes U.S. Off Safe Travel List; Backs COVID-19 Travel RestrictionsThe European Union recommended Monday that its 27 nations reinstate restrictions on tourists from the U.S. because of rising coronavirus infections there.
Some New Jersey School Districts Reopen Classrooms As State's COVID Numbers RiseCOVID numbers in New Jersey are reaching the highest they've been since May.
With COVID-19 Still A Big Problem Nationwide, Large Percentage Of Nurses Struggling With BurnoutA survey earlier in the pandemic found 62% of intensive care nurses are burned out. Now we're seeing the long-term impact of that over-work.
Gov. Hochul Calls For Special Legislative Session With Eviction Moratorium Due To Expire TuesdayGov. Hochul is reminding New Yorkers that rent relief funds remain available for those impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Former Head Of FDA Says COVID-19 Vaccine Could Be Available For Kids By Early WinterDr. Scott Gottlieb, currently a member of Pfizer's board of directors, predicted Sunday that the drug company's COVID-19 vaccine could be available to children younger than 12 by early winter.
Long Island Parents Protest NYS School Mask MandateWith less than a week before many schools start, the debate over a mask mandate continues to take center stage.
AP Source: Mets Pitcher Noah Syndergaard Tests Positive For COVID-19Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard encountered another hurdle in his recovery from Tommy John surgery.
COVID Latest: New York Issues Statewide School Mask Mandate, City Continues Push To Vaccinate Students Before Classes StartAn emergency mask mandate has been issued for all schools in New York and there's a new vaccine initiative getting underway this weekend.
Delta Variant May Double Risk Of Hospitalization For Unvaccinated, Study FindsA new study finds troubling news concerning the Delta variant and those unvaccinated against the coronavirus.
US Tennis Association Reverses Course, Will Now Require Proof Of Vaccination For US Open FansInitially, it was announced that the tournament would be back to full capacity with no requirements for masks, vaccines or a recent COVID test.
New York State Health Department Issues Mask Mandate For All SchoolsAll students, faculty and staff of public and private schools, pre-K through 12th grade, will be required to wear masks inside school buildings.
Supreme Court Blocks CDC's Eviction Moratorium, Putting Renters Already In Financial Jeopardy At RiskHundreds of thousands of renters are at risk of being kicked out of their homes after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked the CDC's eviction moratorium in a 6-3 decision.
COVID Booster Shots: When Are They Needed? Are They Effective Against The Delta Variant?Federal regulators are considering approving a COVID-19 booster shot starting as soon as five months after the previous dose.
Harlem Restaurants, Churches Partnering With City To Get More Community Members VaccinatedWhile overall 60% of city residents are fully vaccinated, in Harlem, that number drops to about 50%.