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Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

One month ago, Yohuru Williams was winding down his work as arts and sciences dean at the University of St. Thomas and preparing to lead the liberal arts colle [...] Read full article: This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in ...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City, the epicenter of the outbreak, moved one more step closer to normal Monday. Read full article: New York City reopens restaurants, salon...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

Two children were hurt in a triple shooting overnight in Detroit. The incident was one of many shootings in a violent weekend in Detroit. Read full article: 2 children hurt in triple shooting at De...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

Several New York City parks in each borough will be renamed to honor Black Americans. Read full article: New York City parks to be renamed after ...→

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

Crime statistics released by the New York Police Department (NYPD) on Thursday, showed a rise in the city's murder rate during the month of May, as protests an [...] Read full article: New York City sees surge in murders, bur...→

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

A white man went on a racist rant to a 23-year-old Asian at a 7-Eleven in Queens, blaming Asians for the coronavirus pandemic, before pushing the victim to the [...] Read full article: Man blames Asians for coronavirus in rac...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

During his a Saturday rally at a Tulsa arena that was less than half full (and may have been sabotaged by tech-savvy teens and K-pop... Read full article: Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is highe...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

The American Museum of Natural History will remove a prominent statue of Theodore Roosevelt from its entrance after years of objections that it symbolizes colo [...] Read full article: Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at ...→

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Major cities in the U.S. reported bloody weekends amid increased calls to defund and disband police departments in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police c [...] Read full article: Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minn...→

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City enters Phase 2 of the state's reopening plan on Monday, June 22. The city estimates another 150,000-300,000 residents will be heading back to wor [...] Read full article: New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopenin...→

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

The first statistics from the program indicate that tracers are often unable to locate infected people or gather information from them. Read full article: New York City hired 3,000 workers for co...→

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Cuomo announced the Mets and Yankees will move their training camps from Florida to their home ballparks once Major League Baseball and the Players' Associatio [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In ...→

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Thousands marched through Brooklyn on Friday in celebration of Juneteenth and to continue the calls for change. Read full article: Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York ...→

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Earlier this week, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea reportedly told The Associated Press he would be willing to scale back the department’s role in schools and [...] Read full article: Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New ...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

6 a.m. Polls are open! It's primary Tuesday in New York after election day was delayed due to COVID-19. Read more and find your polling location here.... 5 a.m [...] Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New York: ...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek care and support without fear - amNewYork

By Dr. Oxiris Barbot and Bitta Mostofi During the COVID-19 crisis, we have witnessed hundreds of thousands of New York City immigrants putting their lives Read full article: Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek ca...→

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

New York City has entered Phase 2 reopening after shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening...→

New York City playgrounds officially reopen in Phase 2 - amNewYork

BY DONNA DUARTE-LADD It is happening. Kids at least the younger ones can rejoice for Mayor De Blasio announced that playgrounds are re-opening this Read full article: New York City playgrounds officially reo...→

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

As the city enters Phase 2, thousands will return to work even as many companies, worried about new cases, keep their workers home. Read full article: New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopen...→

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people were shot — one fatally — in New York across nine hours late Saturday into early Sunday, continuing the city’s blood-soaked weekend, according to [...] Read full article: Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour st...→

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City police are searching for a man after a 73-year-old woman was punched in her face while standing on a subway platform last week. Read full article: New York City man wanted after woman, 73...→

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Some New Yorkers told CBS2 they're going to make these summer months all about friends, family, fitness and faith that things are getting better. Read full article: Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place ...→

Yankees and Mets moving spring training camps to New York City, Cuomo says - amNewYork

The Mets and Yankees are relocating their spring training camps from Florida to New York due to the raging COVID-19 pandemic in the Sunshine State, Read full article: Yankees and Mets moving spring training ...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

For the biggest city in the country, a dramatic and fast expansion of the mail-in voting system has come with challenges. Read full article: Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm N...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

6 a.m. Polls are open! It's primary Tuesday in New York after election day was delayed due to COVID-19. Read more and find your polling location here.... 5 a.m [...] Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New York: ...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

New York City playgrounds officially reopen in Phase 2 - amNewYork

BY DONNA DUARTE-LADD It is happening. Kids at least the younger ones can rejoice for Mayor De Blasio announced that playgrounds are re-opening this Read full article: New York City playgrounds officially reo...→

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

The American Museum of Natural History will remove a prominent statue of Theodore Roosevelt from its entrance after years of objections that it symbolizes colo [...] Read full article: Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at ...→

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

Two children were hurt in a triple shooting overnight in Detroit. The incident was one of many shootings in a violent weekend in Detroit. Read full article: 2 children hurt in triple shooting at De...→

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people were shot — one fatally — in New York across nine hours late Saturday into early Sunday, continuing the city’s blood-soaked weekend, according to [...] Read full article: Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour st...→

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City enters Phase 2 of the state's reopening plan on Monday, June 22. The city estimates another 150,000-300,000 residents will be heading back to wor [...] Read full article: New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopenin...→

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Some New Yorkers told CBS2 they're going to make these summer months all about friends, family, fitness and faith that things are getting better. Read full article: Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place ...→

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Cuomo announced the Mets and Yankees will move their training camps from Florida to their home ballparks once Major League Baseball and the Players' Associatio [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In ...→

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

Several New York City parks in each borough will be renamed to honor Black Americans. Read full article: New York City parks to be renamed after ...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Thousands marched through Brooklyn on Friday in celebration of Juneteenth and to continue the calls for change. Read full article: Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York ...→

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

A white man went on a racist rant to a 23-year-old Asian at a 7-Eleven in Queens, blaming Asians for the coronavirus pandemic, before pushing the victim to the [...] Read full article: Man blames Asians for coronavirus in rac...→

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

For the biggest city in the country, a dramatic and fast expansion of the mail-in voting system has come with challenges. Read full article: Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm N...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

One month ago, Yohuru Williams was winding down his work as arts and sciences dean at the University of St. Thomas and preparing to lead the liberal arts colle [...] Read full article: This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in ...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek care and support without fear - amNewYork

By Dr. Oxiris Barbot and Bitta Mostofi During the COVID-19 crisis, we have witnessed hundreds of thousands of New York City immigrants putting their lives Read full article: Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek ca...→

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

During his a Saturday rally at a Tulsa arena that was less than half full (and may have been sabotaged by tech-savvy teens and K-pop... Read full article: Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is highe...→

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City, the epicenter of the outbreak, moved one more step closer to normal Monday. Read full article: New York City reopens restaurants, salon...→

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

New York City has entered Phase 2 reopening after shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

As the city enters Phase 2, thousands will return to work even as many companies, worried about new cases, keep their workers home. Read full article: New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopen...→

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Major cities in the U.S. reported bloody weekends amid increased calls to defund and disband police departments in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police c [...] Read full article: Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minn...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City police are searching for a man after a 73-year-old woman was punched in her face while standing on a subway platform last week. Read full article: New York City man wanted after woman, 73...→

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

The first statistics from the program indicate that tracers are often unable to locate infected people or gather information from them. Read full article: New York City hired 3,000 workers for co...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

Yankees and Mets moving spring training camps to New York City, Cuomo says - amNewYork

The Mets and Yankees are relocating their spring training camps from Florida to New York due to the raging COVID-19 pandemic in the Sunshine State, Read full article: Yankees and Mets moving spring training ...→

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

Crime statistics released by the New York Police Department (NYPD) on Thursday, showed a rise in the city's murder rate during the month of May, as protests an [...] Read full article: New York City sees surge in murders, bur...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Earlier this week, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea reportedly told The Associated Press he would be willing to scale back the department’s role in schools and [...] Read full article: Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New ...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testing Sites as City Prepares for Phase 4

The city of Chicago is launching four mobile coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday in a new pilot program, according to the mayor’s office. Read full article: Chicago Launches 4 New Coronavirus Testi...→

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 23, 2020

6 a.m. Polls are open! It's primary Tuesday in New York after election day was delayed due to COVID-19. Read more and find your polling location here.... 5 a.m [...] Read full article: Latest coronavirus updates in New York: ...→

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in New York. After George Floyd’s death, he’s staying.

One month ago, Yohuru Williams was winding down his work as arts and sciences dean at the University of St. Thomas and preparing to lead the liberal arts colle [...] Read full article: This St. Thomas dean had taken a job in ...→

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Black Graduate Student Records Racist Rant While Walking in New York City

Kathryn Graves was walking down the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon when she was met with a racist tirade. The Black Yale graduate student says she was [...] Read full article: Black Graduate Student Records Racist Ra...→

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Partially reopen, New York City bears little resemblance to its former self

Three months after New York was put into a temporary coma to halt the spread of Covid-19, the city began to allow limited outdoor dining to accompany take-out [...] Read full article: Partially reopen, New York City bears li...→

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino County city with 1K coronavirus cases

Countywide, cases grew by 205 compared to Sunday, June 21, to 9,361. COVID-19 deaths rose by one to 234. Read full article: Fontana becomes 3rd San Bernardino Count...→

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

New York City enters second phase of reopening amid pandemic

Children are allowed back on playgrounds, restaurants are opening outdoor seating and barbershops are cutting hair again. Read full article: New York City enters second phase of reo...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek care and support without fear - amNewYork

By Dr. Oxiris Barbot and Bitta Mostofi During the COVID-19 crisis, we have witnessed hundreds of thousands of New York City immigrants putting their lives Read full article: Op-Ed | New York City immigrants seek ca...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is higher than El Salvador, Guatemala, or even Afghanistan'

During his a Saturday rally at a Tulsa arena that was less than half full (and may have been sabotaged by tech-savvy teens and K-pop... Read full article: Trump said Detroit murder rate 'is highe...→

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City reopens restaurants, salons, more in Phase 2

New York City, the epicenter of the outbreak, moved one more step closer to normal Monday. Read full article: New York City reopens restaurants, salon...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening In New York City

New York City has entered Phase 2 reopening after shutting down due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Comprehensive Guide To Phase 2 Reopening...→

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening For Outdoor Dining, In-Store Retail, Offices, Salons And More

Mayor Bill de Blasio said nearly 3,200 restaurants applied to reopen with seating in existing outdoor areas, sidewalks or curb lanes. Read full article: New York City Reaches Phase 2 Reopening ...→

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Coronavirus outbreak at German meat packing plant drives virus reproduction rate back up

Experts say the more than 1,000 cases at a processing plant isn't necessarily a wide-scale problem, but they show, yet again, that such facilities are high-ris [...] Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at German meat pack...→

New York City playgrounds officially reopen in Phase 2 - amNewYork

BY DONNA DUARTE-LADD It is happening. Kids at least the younger ones can rejoice for Mayor De Blasio announced that playgrounds are re-opening this Read full article: New York City playgrounds officially reo...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at New York City Museum

The American Museum of Natural History will remove a prominent statue of Theodore Roosevelt from its entrance after years of objections that it symbolizes colo [...] Read full article: Teddy Roosevelt Statue to Be Removed at ...→

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

As the city enters Phase 2, thousands will return to work even as many companies, worried about new cases, keep their workers home. Read full article: New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopen...→

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

2 children hurt in triple shooting at Detroit home; violent weekend reported in city

Two children were hurt in a triple shooting overnight in Detroit. The incident was one of many shootings in a violent weekend in Detroit. Read full article: 2 children hurt in triple shooting at De...→

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minneapolis as New York City reports uptick in shootings

Major cities in the U.S. reported bloody weekends amid increased calls to defund and disband police departments in the wake of George Floyd’s death in police c [...] Read full article: Deadly weekend in Seattle, Chicago, Minn...→

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour stretch in New York City

Eight people were shot — one fatally — in New York across nine hours late Saturday into early Sunday, continuing the city’s blood-soaked weekend, according to [...] Read full article: Eight people shot in bloody nine-hour st...→

Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate Jumps, Indicating Rising Contagion

Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88 on Sunday, up from 1.79 a day earlier, health authorities said, a rate showing infections are rising abo [...] Read full article: Germany's Coronavirus Reproduction Rate ...→

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopening, City Estimates Up To 300,000 Will Get Back To Work Monday

New York City enters Phase 2 of the state's reopening plan on Monday, June 22. The city estimates another 150,000-300,000 residents will be heading back to wor [...] Read full article: New York City Ready For Phase 2 Reopenin...→

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City man wanted after woman, 73, punched in face on subway platform, police say

New York City police are searching for a man after a 73-year-old woman was punched in her face while standing on a subway platform last week. Read full article: New York City man wanted after woman, 73...→

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

New York City hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing. It’s not going well.

The first statistics from the program indicate that tracers are often unable to locate infected people or gather information from them. Read full article: New York City hired 3,000 workers for co...→

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place As New York City Officially Ushers In Summer

Some New Yorkers told CBS2 they're going to make these summer months all about friends, family, fitness and faith that things are getting better. Read full article: Coronavirus Precautions Remain In Place ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In New York City, Not Florida For 2020 Season

Cuomo announced the Mets and Yankees will move their training camps from Florida to their home ballparks once Major League Baseball and the Players' Associatio [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Mets, Yankees Will Train In ...→

Yankees and Mets moving spring training camps to New York City, Cuomo says - amNewYork

The Mets and Yankees are relocating their spring training camps from Florida to New York due to the raging COVID-19 pandemic in the Sunshine State, Read full article: Yankees and Mets moving spring training ...→

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

New York City parks to be renamed after Black Americans

Several New York City parks in each borough will be renamed to honor Black Americans. Read full article: New York City parks to be renamed after ...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

New York City sees surge in murders, burglaries, NYPD says

Crime statistics released by the New York Police Department (NYPD) on Thursday, showed a rise in the city's murder rate during the month of May, as protests an [...] Read full article: New York City sees surge in murders, bur...→

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Expand Calls For Racial Equality

Thousands marched through Brooklyn on Friday in celebration of Juneteenth and to continue the calls for change. Read full article: Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York ...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

Man blames Asians for coronavirus in racist rant at 7-Eleven store in New York

A white man went on a racist rant to a 23-year-old Asian at a 7-Eleven in Queens, blaming Asians for the coronavirus pandemic, before pushing the victim to the [...] Read full article: Man blames Asians for coronavirus in rac...→

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New York City Schools: 'I Don't Think They're Right'

Earlier this week, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea reportedly told The Associated Press he would be willing to scale back the department’s role in schools and [...] Read full article: Mayor On Push To Remove Police From New ...→

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm New York City Elections Agency

For the biggest city in the country, a dramatic and fast expansion of the mail-in voting system has come with challenges. Read full article: Vote-by-Mail Ballot Requests Overwhelm N...→

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

Juneteenth to be official New York City holiday, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Juneteenth will be made an “official” city holiday starting 2021, saying the day deserves “recognition.” Read full article: Juneteenth to be official New York City ...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→