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Mayor: LA 1st major US city offering all residents tests

The city of Los Angeles will offer free coronavirus testing to all residents regardless of whether they have symptoms Read full article: Mayor: LA 1st major US city offering all...→

Mayor: LA 1st major US city offering all residents tests

The city of Los Angeles will offer free coronavirus testing to all residents regardless of whether they have symptoms Read full article: Mayor: LA 1st major US city offering all...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of "major risk of further spread"

The northeast city in Jilin province borders Russia and North Korea and has reported cases linked to a laundry worker in neighboring Shulan. Read full article: China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

Public health experts will be asked to weigh in on whether the city of Los Angeles should require people to wear face coverings or masks out in public due to t [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled Monday to hold a news conference to discuss the response to the coronavirus outbreak. A day earlier, confirmed CO [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds...→

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

The NYPD said that overall crime in New York City was down by more than a quarter in the month of April. Read full article: Crime down in New York City as residents...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

A federal judge has cleared the way for the city to evict about 50 people living in a pair of camps in downtown St. Louis... Read full article: Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Cl...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own. Read full article: 'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey ...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

The City of Chula Vista has set aside more than $1 million for residents who may have trouble paying next month’s rent. The coronavirus pandemic has forced som [...] Read full article: South Bay City Looks to Help Residents P...→

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu wants to create incentives for businesses and government officials to continue working from home to keep greenhouse gases [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For ...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Strong winds whipped up a massive wall of dust and sand that engulfed the capital of the West African nation of Niger on Monday that residents described as "te [...] Read full article: Massive dust storm engulfs capital city ...→

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis city and county, which have remained under stay-at-home orders aimed at slowing the spread of coronavirus even as much of the rest of... Read full article: St. Louis City and County to Ease Corona...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Despite the good news, Kenney says he’s still disturbed by the number of people around the city not wearing masks or facial coverings. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney T...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Testing is now available to all residents, regardless of whether they present symptoms or not. It remains by appointment only. Read full article: Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing ...→

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

The City of Tampa is having 20 medical practitioners, mostly nurses, check in on 52 major construction sites to make sure health safety guidelines are being fo [...] Read full article: City of Tampa conducting spot checks at ...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea has mysteriously locked down a major border city, a move reportedly connected to either the coronavirus — or a planned event for missing-again desp [...] Read full article: North Korea mysteriously locks down majo...→

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Weekend warriors got their first chance to hike trails that reopened across Los Angeles, city and county, over the weekend, but Monday, some neighbors reached [...] Read full article: Residents Concerned After Large Groups H...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

At a time of plummeting sales tax revenue, St. Paul has already dug deep into budget coffers to cover $7.4 million in  “unexpected but necessary expenses” rela [...] Read full article: St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled to hold his daily news conference Monday to discuss the local response to the coronavirus pandemic. Please check [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provi...→

Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to residents this weekend | WTOP

While Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s stay-at-home order is still in effect, the Ocean City boardwalk and beaches will be open for nearby residents. Read full article: Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to...→

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer joined "The Daily Briefing" Monday to discuss the decision to reopen beaches in San Diego County over the weekend as local gove [...] Read full article: San Diego mayor praises residents for 'd...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu wants to create incentives for businesses and government officials to continue working from home to keep greenhouse gases [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For ...→

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of "major risk of further spread"

The northeast city in Jilin province borders Russia and North Korea and has reported cases linked to a laundry worker in neighboring Shulan. Read full article: China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown...→

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Weekend warriors got their first chance to hike trails that reopened across Los Angeles, city and county, over the weekend, but Monday, some neighbors reached [...] Read full article: Residents Concerned After Large Groups H...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

At a time of plummeting sales tax revenue, St. Paul has already dug deep into budget coffers to cover $7.4 million in  “unexpected but necessary expenses” rela [...] Read full article: St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Strong winds whipped up a massive wall of dust and sand that engulfed the capital of the West African nation of Niger on Monday that residents described as "te [...] Read full article: Massive dust storm engulfs capital city ...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled to hold his daily news conference Monday to discuss the local response to the coronavirus pandemic. Please check [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provi...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled Monday to hold a news conference to discuss the response to the coronavirus outbreak. A day earlier, confirmed CO [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds...→

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer joined "The Daily Briefing" Monday to discuss the decision to reopen beaches in San Diego County over the weekend as local gove [...] Read full article: San Diego mayor praises residents for 'd...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

The City of Tampa is having 20 medical practitioners, mostly nurses, check in on 52 major construction sites to make sure health safety guidelines are being fo [...] Read full article: City of Tampa conducting spot checks at ...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own. Read full article: 'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey ...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

The City of Chula Vista has set aside more than $1 million for residents who may have trouble paying next month’s rent. The coronavirus pandemic has forced som [...] Read full article: South Bay City Looks to Help Residents P...→

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea has mysteriously locked down a major border city, a move reportedly connected to either the coronavirus — or a planned event for missing-again desp [...] Read full article: North Korea mysteriously locks down majo...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

Public health experts will be asked to weigh in on whether the city of Los Angeles should require people to wear face coverings or masks out in public due to t [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis city and county, which have remained under stay-at-home orders aimed at slowing the spread of coronavirus even as much of the rest of... Read full article: St. Louis City and County to Ease Corona...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to residents this weekend | WTOP

While Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s stay-at-home order is still in effect, the Ocean City boardwalk and beaches will be open for nearby residents. Read full article: Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Despite the good news, Kenney says he’s still disturbed by the number of people around the city not wearing masks or facial coverings. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney T...→

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

The NYPD said that overall crime in New York City was down by more than a quarter in the month of April. Read full article: Crime down in New York City as residents...→

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Testing is now available to all residents, regardless of whether they present symptoms or not. It remains by appointment only. Read full article: Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing ...→

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

A federal judge has cleared the way for the city to evict about 50 people living in a pair of camps in downtown St. Louis... Read full article: Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Cl...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own. Read full article: 'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey ...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rush To Reopen, LA City Councilman Warns

In the video he released on YouTube, Wesson says black, Latino and the working poor have died in higher numbers from coronavirus due to a long history of unequ [...] Read full article: People Of Color Could Be Hit Hard In Rus...→

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

South Bay City Looks to Help Residents Pay Their Rent

The City of Chula Vista has set aside more than $1 million for residents who may have trouble paying next month’s rent. The coronavirus pandemic has forced som [...] Read full article: South Bay City Looks to Help Residents P...→

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen 'Until We Have A Cure'

Mayor Garcetti urged residents not to "overreact" to the comments, adding that L.A. would "never be completely open” until there is a vaccine. Read full article: Mayor: LA Will Never Completely Reopen '...→

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For Companies To Keep Employees Working From Home

Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu wants to create incentives for businesses and government officials to continue working from home to keep greenhouse gases [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants Incentives For ...→

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea mysteriously locks down major border city

North Korea has mysteriously locked down a major border city, a move reportedly connected to either the coronavirus — or a planned event for missing-again desp [...] Read full article: North Korea mysteriously locks down majo...→

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of

China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown, vice mayor warns of "major risk of further spread"

The northeast city in Jilin province borders Russia and North Korea and has reported cases linked to a laundry worker in neighboring Shulan. Read full article: China's Jilin goes into partial lockdown...→

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Residents Concerned After Large Groups Hit LA Trails Without Masks, Ignoring Social Distancing

Weekend warriors got their first chance to hike trails that reopened across Los Angeles, city and county, over the weekend, but Monday, some neighbors reached [...] Read full article: Residents Concerned After Large Groups H...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19 million to $34 million budget deficit in 2021

At a time of plummeting sales tax revenue, St. Paul has already dug deep into budget coffers to cover $7.4 million in  “unexpected but necessary expenses” rela [...] Read full article: St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter: Expect $19...→

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents to Fill Out Survey on Reopening

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Friday asked residents to take a survey to help the city gauge public opinion regarding stay-at-home orders and plans for reope [...] Read full article: Mayor Lightfoot Asks Chicago Residents t...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face Masks Worn On Golf Courses, Other Outdoor Venues

Public health experts will be asked to weigh in on whether the city of Los Angeles should require people to wear face coverings or masks out in public due to t [...] Read full article: LA City Councilman Wants To Require Face...→

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Massive dust storm engulfs capital city of Niger, residents describe 'terrifying' sight

Strong winds whipped up a massive wall of dust and sand that engulfed the capital of the West African nation of Niger on Monday that residents described as "te [...] Read full article: Massive dust storm engulfs capital city ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis City and County to Ease Coronavirus Restrictions on May 18

St. Louis city and county, which have remained under stay-at-home orders aimed at slowing the spread of coronavirus even as much of the rest of... Read full article: St. Louis City and County to Ease Corona...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provides Updates on Coronavirus Crisis

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled to hold his daily news conference Monday to discuss the local response to the coronavirus pandemic. Please check [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Provi...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to residents this weekend | WTOP

While Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s stay-at-home order is still in effect, the Ocean City boardwalk and beaches will be open for nearby residents. Read full article: Ocean City to reopen boardwalk, beach to...→

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds Coronavirus News Conference

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was scheduled Monday to hold a news conference to discuss the response to the coronavirus outbreak. A day earlier, confirmed CO [...] Read full article: Watch Live: LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Holds...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'

Despite the good news, Kenney says he’s still disturbed by the number of people around the city not wearing masks or facial coverings. Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney T...→

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego mayor praises residents for 'doing that social distancing' after reopening beaches

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer joined "The Daily Briefing" Monday to discuss the decision to reopen beaches in San Diego County over the weekend as local gove [...] Read full article: San Diego mayor praises residents for 'd...→

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

Crime down in New York City as residents shelter in place: NYPD

The NYPD said that overall crime in New York City was down by more than a quarter in the month of April. Read full article: Crime down in New York City as residents...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing For All Residents

Testing is now available to all residents, regardless of whether they present symptoms or not. It remains by appointment only. Read full article: Jersey City Expands Coronavirus Testing ...→

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Clearing Park Encampments

A federal judge has cleared the way for the city to evict about 50 people living in a pair of camps in downtown St. Louis... Read full article: Judge Sides With City of St. Louis on Cl...→

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

City of Tampa conducting spot checks at major construction sites

The City of Tampa is having 20 medical practitioners, mostly nurses, check in on 52 major construction sites to make sure health safety guidelines are being fo [...] Read full article: City of Tampa conducting spot checks at ...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→