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Homeless in subway
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Steve Burns
March 19, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Advocates for the city’s homeless on Thursday increased calls for New York City to do more to protect people in shelters and on the street from the coronavirus pandemic.
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Ned Lamont
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has postponed the state's primary to June shortly after reporting the state's second and third coronavirus-related death.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 2:37 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that New York City has confirmed over 3,600 coronavirus cases.
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Fusco Family
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Wayne Cabot
March 19, 2020 - 2:26 pm
A large Italian family from New Jersey has been ravaged by the coronavirus.
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Senator Richard Blumenthal
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Steve Scott
March 19, 2020 - 1:38 pm
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal joins calls for military action to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
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Property tax
Sophia Hall
March 19, 2020 - 12:25 pm
The Town of Hempstead supervisor is asking the governor to extend the due date for property taxes for 30 days, without penalty.
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Coronavirus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 19, 2020 - 11:11 am
There's some good news to report about the New Rochelle lawyer who is among the first people in New York diagnosed with the coronavirus.
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shop & shop
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Marla Diamond
March 19, 2020 - 7:01 am
New store hours at Stop & Shops begin Thursday for customers 60 and older as the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow.
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FILE- In this Feb. 24, 2020 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at a Manhattan courthouse as jury deliberations continue in his rape trial in New York. Weinstein was transferred to a state prison in New York on Wednesday, March 18, as he begins to serve a 23-year sentence for rape and sexual assault in his landmark #MeToo case. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
Associated Press
March 18, 2020 - 9:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein was transferred to a state prison in New York on Wednesday as he begins to serve a 23-year sentence for rape and sexual assault in his landmark #MeToo case. The disgraced film mogul, who will turn 68 on Thursday, is locked up at the maximum security Wende...
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President Donald Trump
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 18, 2020 - 8:37 pm
The Senate overwhelmingly passed a multi-billion dollar coronavirus stimulus package that President Donald Trump later signed Wednesday night.
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