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Stony Brook University
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Sophia Hall
March 25, 2020 - 1:21 pm
Stony Brook University is doing its part to help protect health care workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus fight.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Lynda Lopez
March 25, 2020 - 12:15 pm
President Donald Trump has said that he hopes the country will be back up and running by Easter, but New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy doesn't think that's possible.
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Steve Scott
March 25, 2020 - 9:12 am
A lot of us are looking for ways to help during the coronavirus crisis.
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President Donald Trump listens as Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room, Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Associated Press
March 25, 2020 - 12:45 am
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 422,000 people and killed over 18,000. The COVID-19 illness causes mild or moderate symptoms in most people, but severe symptoms are more likely in the elderly or those with existing health problems. More than 108,000 people have...
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Neil A. Carousso
March 24, 2020 - 8:05 pm
A community is coming together in Chatham and Madison, NJ to support the doctors and nurses on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Sophia Hall
March 24, 2020 - 7:41 pm
A distiller in Riverhead is producing a high in-demand product that’s hard for many to find – hand sanitizer.
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Dermot Shea
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 24, 2020 - 6:25 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday afternoon that the current amount of medical equipment in New York City is unlikely to be enough to get the city through the next two weeks of the coronavirus.
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R-42 Subway
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Steve Burns
March 24, 2020 - 4:29 pm
The MTA will be implementing an "essential service" plan that will reduce service in wake of drastic drops in ridership, but keeps mass transit running for first responders, health care personnel and other essential workers amid the coronavrius outbreak.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 24, 2020 - 3:24 pm
A New Jersey man will be charged with making terroristic threats and harassment after he coughed on a supermarket employee and then claimed to have coronavirus.
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Joseph Stiglitz
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Steve Scott
March 24, 2020 - 2:25 pm
Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz talks about the possible economic impacts of coronavirus.
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