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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 20, 2020 - 2:10 pm
Two New York City priests have tested positive for coronavirus, according to the Diocese of Brooklyn.
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Food Bank
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 20, 2020 - 1:39 pm
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread globally, non-profits are rushing to ensure those who need help the most can get it.
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Ken Burns
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Steve Scott
March 20, 2020 - 1:32 pm
Ken Burns talks to WCBS 880 about the historic significance of the coronavirus pandemic and whether we realize that we're living through history as it's happening.
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JFK Airport
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 20, 2020 - 9:58 am
A Federal Aviation Administration technician assigned to the air traffic control tower at John F. Kennedy International Airport has tested positive for the coronavirus.
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019, file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo talks during a ceremony in New York. Cuomo announced Tuesday, March 10, 2020, he is sending the National Guard into the New York City suburb, New Rochelle, to help fight what is believed to be the nation's biggest cluster of coronavirus cases, one of the most dramatic actions yet to control the outbreak in the U.S. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Associated Press
March 20, 2020 - 6:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Before President Donald Trump stepped into the White House briefing room to provide an update on the coronavirus, an opening act was broadcast across cable news of another chief executive calmly reciting statistics and safety tips. For the second straight day, New York Gov. Andrew...
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New Rochelle Mobile Lab
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 8:09 pm
While every government across the U.S. has been managing through the coronavirus crisis, Westchester County in New York has been deep in the heart of the battle.
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New York State Capitol Buidling
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Mack Rosenberg
March 19, 2020 - 8:03 pm
A New York assemblyman wants to ensure the new budget due at the end of the month covers all the concerns surrounding COVID-19.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 7:20 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more business closures in the state Thursday as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases grew to 742.
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NJ Transit train
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 6:35 pm
NJ TRANSIT says most of its rail lines will start operating on a weekend schedule with slight modifications starting Friday.
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Nassau County Executive Laura Curran
Nassau County Executive
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 6:10 pm
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Thursday warned residents to be on guard for potential scams involving the coronavirus pandemic.
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