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New York State Begins Easing Restrictions For Houses Of Worship As Gradual Reopening Continues

New York State Begins Easing Restrictions For Houses Of Worship As Gradual Reopening Continues

Timothy Cardinal Dolan is expected to make a major announcement this afternoon, regarding preparations for the reopening of 288 churches Read full article: New York State Begins Easing Restriction...→

New York State Begins Easing Restrictions For Houses Of Worship As Gradual Reopening Continues

New York State Begins Easing Restrictions For Houses Of Worship As Gradual Reopening Continues

Timothy Cardinal Dolan is expected to make a major announcement this afternoon, regarding preparations for the reopening of 288 churches Read full article: New York State Begins Easing Restriction...→

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

The gatherings must have "social distancing protocols and cleaning and disinfection protocols" observed. Read full article: Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow ...→

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Summer school in New York will be conducted remotely because of the risks of returning children to the classroom, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo: Summer school in New York state w...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders cooped up in their homes for the better part of two months couldn’t even wait for sunlight to get their haircuts as they lined up outside hair s [...] Read full article: New Zealanders line up for midnight hair...→

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

The majority of Americans want curbs on in-person church services and are not worried about restrictions on their religious freedoms as states begin to ease co [...] Read full article: Americans want strict curbs on reopening...→

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

Jobless claims in the last six weeks have topped 33 million nationwide. In Texas, the Texas Work Force Commission, which is tasked with handing out unemploymen [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at...→

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

Democratic members of the state’s Board of Elections have filed an appeal of a federal judge’s reinstatement of the New York presidential primary Read full article: New York state Dems file appeal to stop ...→

The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-at-home restrictions

RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina’s stay-at-home restrictions are being eased starting Friday.... Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper signed an executive order on Tuesday. [...] Read full article: The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-a...→

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

"We’re following the guidelines and we hope the government is guiding us in the right direction," said Charlie Yin, a restaurant owner in Nebraska. Read full article: States begin to reopen, easing coronavir...→

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is relaxing of business restrictions imposed to slow the coronavirus spread for much of the state, allowing more manufacturers, retai [...] Read full article: Indiana easing many coronavirus business...→

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

The New York State Department of Corrections on Thursday began freeing some inmates who are pregnant or have recently given birth. All of the jailbirds ordered [...] Read full article: New York State Corrections begins releas...→

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Patients who had their elective surgeries canceled by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in New York State will soon have their chance to reschedule and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surg...→

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton said on Friday that there is no reason churches, synagogues, mosques, and other places of worship should remain closed while liquor stores and [...] Read full article: Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor sto...→

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

The Archdiocese of New York, a community of 2.8 million Catholics, released details of its new plan for a safe return to public worship. Read full article: Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

ROME (AP) -- The Italian government is easing travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic, allowing people to move freely inside the region whe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Trave...→

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

If you’re looking for something to do to help during the coronavirus pandemic, a new online course can train you to become a contact tracer to help stop the sp [...] Read full article: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering ...→

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

MarketWatch reports that Eric Schmidt, former chief executive of Google and Clinton lackey, has been tasked by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) to "reimagine [...] Read full article: Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to...→

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, whi [...]

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, which has reported more than 6,000 deaths to date due to the virus — a number that [...] Read full article: COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area,...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Florida joined a growing list of states easing restrictions against the coronavirus Monday, while retailer J. Crew filed for bankruptcy protection, becoming th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus restrictions give way to reo...→

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

As unemployment claims across the nation continue to skyrocket, reaching more than 30 million this week, the Sunshine State is standing out for all the wrong r [...] Read full article: Florida's unemployed struggle as state b...→

Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not Weeks' Away from Easing Virus Restrictions - Times of San Diego

California is days away from announcing a meaningful loosening of its coronavirus-related restrictions, Gov. Gavin Newsom said in Sacramento. Read full article: Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not We...→

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

"We must protect our children," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. "We must protect our students; we have to protect our educators." Read full article: New York state will keep schools, colleg...→

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

Despite some restaurants reopening to customers, some states like New Jersey and California are seeing an increase of COVID-19 infections and deaths. Read full article: States easing social distancing restrict...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

After months of lockdown at home, Americans are looking forward to summer on the beach, but with trepidation. Beaches reopen with restrictions varying from sta [...] Read full article: US beaches begin reopening, with restric...→

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

Look for sectors of New York's economy shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic to begin inching back to life Read full article: A cautious New York begins creaking back...→

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

The number of children diagnosed with a rare disease believed to be related to COVID-19 is increasing nationwide. Read full article: Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflamm...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing restrictions - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday on hopes of a pickup in business activity with states easing coronavirus-induced curbs, while Read full article: Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing re...→

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

A federal judge in the Southern District of New York ordered election officials late Tuesday night to restore the presidential primary, set for June 23. Read full article: Judge rules New York must hold president...→

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state "days' from lifting some restrictions

"As long as we continue to be prudent and thoughtful in certain modifications," Newsom said Friday, "I think we'll be making some announcements." Read full article: Demonstrators hold protest at California...→

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

On Thursday's broadcast of CBS' "Late Show," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that the next coronavirus bill should have vote by mail | Clips [...] Read full article: Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Ad...→

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Chicago-area business owners are preparing to open their doors Friday, hoping to recoup some of the money they lost after being shut down for more than six wee [...] Read full article: Businesses ready to open as some state C...→

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

The gatherings must have "social distancing protocols and cleaning and disinfection protocols" observed. Read full article: Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow ...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

The Archdiocese of New York, a community of 2.8 million Catholics, released details of its new plan for a safe return to public worship. Read full article: Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith...→

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

After months of lockdown at home, Americans are looking forward to summer on the beach, but with trepidation. Beaches reopen with restrictions varying from sta [...] Read full article: US beaches begin reopening, with restric...→

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

ROME (AP) -- The Italian government is easing travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic, allowing people to move freely inside the region whe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Trave...→

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders cooped up in their homes for the better part of two months couldn’t even wait for sunlight to get their haircuts as they lined up outside hair s [...] Read full article: New Zealanders line up for midnight hair...→

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

The number of children diagnosed with a rare disease believed to be related to COVID-19 is increasing nationwide. Read full article: Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflamm...→

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

Jobless claims in the last six weeks have topped 33 million nationwide. In Texas, the Texas Work Force Commission, which is tasked with handing out unemploymen [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, whi [...]

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, which has reported more than 6,000 deaths to date due to the virus — a number that [...] Read full article: COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area,...→

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

A federal judge in the Southern District of New York ordered election officials late Tuesday night to restore the presidential primary, set for June 23. Read full article: Judge rules New York must hold president...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

As unemployment claims across the nation continue to skyrocket, reaching more than 30 million this week, the Sunshine State is standing out for all the wrong r [...] Read full article: Florida's unemployed struggle as state b...→

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

"We’re following the guidelines and we hope the government is guiding us in the right direction," said Charlie Yin, a restaurant owner in Nebraska. Read full article: States begin to reopen, easing coronavir...→

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state "days' from lifting some restrictions

"As long as we continue to be prudent and thoughtful in certain modifications," Newsom said Friday, "I think we'll be making some announcements." Read full article: Demonstrators hold protest at California...→

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

"We must protect our children," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. "We must protect our students; we have to protect our educators." Read full article: New York state will keep schools, colleg...→

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

The New York State Department of Corrections on Thursday began freeing some inmates who are pregnant or have recently given birth. All of the jailbirds ordered [...] Read full article: New York State Corrections begins releas...→

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Chicago-area business owners are preparing to open their doors Friday, hoping to recoup some of the money they lost after being shut down for more than six wee [...] Read full article: Businesses ready to open as some state C...→

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton said on Friday that there is no reason churches, synagogues, mosques, and other places of worship should remain closed while liquor stores and [...] Read full article: Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor sto...→

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Summer school in New York will be conducted remotely because of the risks of returning children to the classroom, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo: Summer school in New York state w...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

Look for sectors of New York's economy shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic to begin inching back to life Read full article: A cautious New York begins creaking back...→

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

If you’re looking for something to do to help during the coronavirus pandemic, a new online course can train you to become a contact tracer to help stop the sp [...] Read full article: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering ...→

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

The majority of Americans want curbs on in-person church services and are not worried about restrictions on their religious freedoms as states begin to ease co [...] Read full article: Americans want strict curbs on reopening...→

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

MarketWatch reports that Eric Schmidt, former chief executive of Google and Clinton lackey, has been tasked by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) to "reimagine [...] Read full article: Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to...→

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

Democratic members of the state’s Board of Elections have filed an appeal of a federal judge’s reinstatement of the New York presidential primary Read full article: New York state Dems file appeal to stop ...→

Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing restrictions - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday on hopes of a pickup in business activity with states easing coronavirus-induced curbs, while Read full article: Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing re...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-at-home restrictions

RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina’s stay-at-home restrictions are being eased starting Friday.... Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper signed an executive order on Tuesday. [...] Read full article: The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-a...→

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Florida joined a growing list of states easing restrictions against the coronavirus Monday, while retailer J. Crew filed for bankruptcy protection, becoming th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus restrictions give way to reo...→

Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not Weeks' Away from Easing Virus Restrictions - Times of San Diego

California is days away from announcing a meaningful loosening of its coronavirus-related restrictions, Gov. Gavin Newsom said in Sacramento. Read full article: Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not We...→

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is relaxing of business restrictions imposed to slow the coronavirus spread for much of the state, allowing more manufacturers, retai [...] Read full article: Indiana easing many coronavirus business...→

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

On Thursday's broadcast of CBS' "Late Show," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that the next coronavirus bill should have vote by mail | Clips [...] Read full article: Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Ad...→

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

Despite some restaurants reopening to customers, some states like New Jersey and California are seeing an increase of COVID-19 infections and deaths. Read full article: States easing social distancing restrict...→

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Patients who had their elective surgeries canceled by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in New York State will soon have their chance to reschedule and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surg...→

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow Gatherings Of Up To 10 People

The gatherings must have "social distancing protocols and cleaning and disinfection protocols" observed. Read full article: Lawsuit Prompts New York State To Allow ...→

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor stores and marijuana shops open, but close houses of worship'

Sen. Tom Cotton said on Friday that there is no reason churches, synagogues, mosques, and other places of worship should remain closed while liquor stores and [...] Read full article: Sen. Tom Cotton: 'Cannot have liquor sto...→

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'

PresidTrump to Governors: Open Houses of Worship 'Right Now'ent Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the [...] Read full article: Trump to Governors: Open Houses of Worsh...→

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Cuomo: Summer school in New York state will be online

Summer school in New York will be conducted remotely because of the risks of returning children to the classroom, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. Read full article: Cuomo: Summer school in New York state w...→

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith Forward’ for steps to returning to public worship

The Archdiocese of New York, a community of 2.8 million Catholics, released details of its new plan for a safe return to public worship. Read full article: Archdiocese of New York announces ‘Faith...→

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins to reopen state businesses, data shows no significant progress in COVID-19 fight

As Florida begins phase one of its reopening, health department data showed it has not made a significant decrease in the number of cases. Read full article: As Florida begins to reopen state busine...→

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

US beaches begin reopening, with restrictions varying from state to state

After months of lockdown at home, Americans are looking forward to summer on the beach, but with trepidation. Beaches reopen with restrictions varying from sta [...] Read full article: US beaches begin reopening, with restric...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Travel Restrictions

ROME (AP) -- The Italian government is easing travel restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic, allowing people to move freely inside the region whe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Italy Easing Domestic Trave...→

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

A cautious New York begins creaking back to economic life

Look for sectors of New York's economy shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic to begin inching back to life Read full article: A cautious New York begins creaking back...→

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders line up for midnight haircuts, celebrate easing of coronavirus restrictions

New Zealanders cooped up in their homes for the better part of two months couldn’t even wait for sunlight to get their haircuts as they lined up outside hair s [...] Read full article: New Zealanders line up for midnight hair...→

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering New Free Online Course To Train COVID-19 Contact Tracers For New York State

If you’re looking for something to do to help during the coronavirus pandemic, a new online course can train you to become a contact tracer to help stop the sp [...] Read full article: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Offering ...→

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Cases Grows To 93 In New York State

The number of children diagnosed with a rare disease believed to be related to COVID-19 is increasing nationwide. Read full article: Number Of Pediatric Multi-System Inflamm...→

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

Americans want strict curbs on reopening houses of worship, poll finds

The majority of Americans want curbs on in-person church services and are not worried about restrictions on their religious freedoms as states begin to ease co [...] Read full article: Americans want strict curbs on reopening...→

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at Easing Unemployment Burden

Jobless claims in the last six weeks have topped 33 million nationwide. In Texas, the Texas Work Force Commission, which is tasked with handing out unemploymen [...] Read full article: State Lawmakers Call for Change Aimed at...→

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to 'Reimagine' New York State Post-Pandemic

MarketWatch reports that Eric Schmidt, former chief executive of Google and Clinton lackey, has been tasked by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) to "reimagine [...] Read full article: Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Tapped to...→

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia governor says some areas may impose stricter restrictions as state moves toward reopening

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said Wednesday that the guidelines for a phased reopening of the commonwealth would serve as a "floor" for localities around the st [...] Read full article: Virginia governor says some areas may im...→

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

New York state Dems file appeal to stop presidential primary

Democratic members of the state’s Board of Elections have filed an appeal of a federal judge’s reinstatement of the New York presidential primary Read full article: New York state Dems file appeal to stop ...→

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, whi [...]

COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area, particularly the state of New York, which has reported more than 6,000 deaths to date due to the virus — a number that [...] Read full article: COVID-19 has ravaged the tri-state area,...→

Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing restrictions - amNewYork

BY MEDHA SINGH U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday on hopes of a pickup in business activity with states easing coronavirus-induced curbs, while Read full article: Wall Street climbs on hopes of easing re...→

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates Spike Outside New York Amid Devastating Toll at Home

In New York City, the epicenter of the national coronavirus outbreak, the road to reopening continued Wednesday with another unprecedented shutdown: Subways. T [...] Read full article: Subway Shutdown Begins; Infection Rates ...→

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

Judge rules New York must hold presidential primary after cancellation by state election officials

A federal judge in the Southern District of New York ordered election officials late Tuesday night to restore the presidential primary, set for June 23. Read full article: Judge rules New York must hold president...→

The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-at-home restrictions

RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina’s stay-at-home restrictions are being eased starting Friday.... Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper signed an executive order on Tuesday. [...] Read full article: The Latest: North Carolina easing stay-a...→

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is the worst state for nurses, study finds

A new study by WalletHub identified Oregon and Washington as the best states for nurses, while New York ranked last. Read full article: New York, hit hardest by coronavirus, is...→

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Coronavirus restrictions give way to reopenings as U.S. economy begins

Florida joined a growing list of states easing restrictions against the coronavirus Monday, while retailer J. Crew filed for bankruptcy protection, becoming th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus restrictions give way to reo...→

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

Florida's unemployed struggle as state begins to lift coronavirus restrictions

As unemployment claims across the nation continue to skyrocket, reaching more than 30 million this week, the Sunshine State is standing out for all the wrong r [...] Read full article: Florida's unemployed struggle as state b...→

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

States begin to reopen, easing coronavirus restrictions

"We’re following the guidelines and we hope the government is guiding us in the right direction," said Charlie Yin, a restaurant owner in Nebraska. Read full article: States begin to reopen, easing coronavir...→

Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not Weeks' Away from Easing Virus Restrictions - Times of San Diego

California is days away from announcing a meaningful loosening of its coronavirus-related restrictions, Gov. Gavin Newsom said in Sacramento. Read full article: Gov. Newsom Says California 'Days Not We...→

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state

Demonstrators hold protest at California capitol despite police ban, Newsom says state "days' from lifting some restrictions

"As long as we continue to be prudent and thoughtful in certain modifications," Newsom said Friday, "I think we'll be making some announcements." Read full article: Demonstrators hold protest at California...→

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana easing many coronavirus business restrictions

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is relaxing of business restrictions imposed to slow the coronavirus spread for much of the state, allowing more manufacturers, retai [...] Read full article: Indiana easing many coronavirus business...→

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

New York state will keep schools, colleges closed for rest of academic year

"We must protect our children," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said. "We must protect our students; we have to protect our educators." Read full article: New York state will keep schools, colleg...→

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Address State Restrictions on Vote by Mail

On Thursday's broadcast of CBS' "Late Show," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that the next coronavirus bill should have vote by mail | Clips [...] Read full article: Schumer: Next Coronavirus Bill Should Ad...→

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

New York State Corrections begins releasing pregnant, non-violent offenders

The New York State Department of Corrections on Thursday began freeing some inmates who are pregnant or have recently given birth. All of the jailbirds ordered [...] Read full article: New York State Corrections begins releas...→

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

States easing social distancing restrictions as nationwide debate rages

Despite some restaurants reopening to customers, some states like New Jersey and California are seeing an increase of COVID-19 infections and deaths. Read full article: States easing social distancing restrict...→

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Businesses ready to open as some state COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Chicago-area business owners are preparing to open their doors Friday, hoping to recoup some of the money they lost after being shut down for more than six wee [...] Read full article: Businesses ready to open as some state C...→

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surgeries Easing Up In Some New York Counties

Patients who had their elective surgeries canceled by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in New York State will soon have their chance to reschedule and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Restriction On Elective Surg...→