Data Shows New York, New Jersey, 3 Other States Made Up 43% Of New COVID Cases Across Country Over Last WeekNew York reported over 53,000 new cases in the past week, and New Jersey reported nearly 28,600.
New York City Begins Training Hundreds Of Contact Tracers, Announces 12 New Testing SitesTri-State Area officials have repeatedly said testing and tracing will be key to reopening the economy in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Michael Bloomberg Donates $1.8 Billion To Johns Hopkins University, Biggest Gift Of Its Kind EverThe Baltimore university said the contribution — the largest ever to any education institution in the U.S. — will allow Johns Hopkins to eliminate student loans in financial aid packages starting next fall.
Some Parents Turn To Yoga, Meditation To Treat Physical And Emotional Pain In KidsMany parents try to avoid giving drugs to children to treat physical and mental illnesses. Instead, some pediatricians are prescribing something different.
New Partnership To Help Boost Academic Achievement Of Hempstead High School StudentsA new partnership between Hempstead High School and Johns Hopkins University aims to boost academic achievement and improve graduation rates.
Bloomberg Gives $350 Million To Johns Hopkins UniversityNew York Mayor Michael Bloomberg donated has $350 million to his alma mater of Johns Hopkins University, the bulk of it intended to expand its research on such cross-discipline issues as global health and urban revitalization.