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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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Mark Levine
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Steve Burns
March 24, 2020 - 2:04 pm
The chair of the New York City Council’s Health Committee has coronavirus symptoms but says he does not want to be tested.
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Tim Sini
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Erica Brosnan
March 24, 2020 - 12:25 pm
Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini has tested positive for coronavirus, according to reports.
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Armando "Chick" Galella
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Sean Adams
March 24, 2020 - 9:54 am
As coronavirus turns our world completely upside, a Westchester resident who has lived through some of the darkest chapters of modern history says keep your chin up, we will get through this.
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Neil A. Carousso
March 23, 2020 - 7:25 pm
A new survey by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) reveals small businesses are being crushed by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Neil A. Carousso
March 23, 2020 - 5:44 pm
As schools are being forced to teach students online, teachers are finding useful tools that they may incorporate next school year.
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Ned Lamont
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 23, 2020 - 4:46 pm
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont said the state is looking to dramatically increase healthcare capacity as they expect the coronavirus to continue to grow.
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Peter Haskell
March 23, 2020 - 2:40 pm
With the healthcare system preparing to be stretched thin, the call the help has gone out to retired nurses and doctors to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
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Strand bookstore
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 23, 2020 - 2:33 pm
The legendary Strand bookstore has laid off the vast majority of its employees.
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