In Depth

Ruth Bader Ginsburg vigil
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Peter Haskell
September 25, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a groundbreaker in life and also in death as she became the first woman to lie in state at the U.S. Capitol on Friday.
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Photo credit Absentee Votes to be counted in New York's 27th congressional district. November 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Peter Haskell
September 17, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Concerns over coronavirus will likely have thousands of Americans avoiding polling places on Nov. 3, and experts want people to start educating themselves on alternative voting options.
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New York City public school
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 03, 2020 - 8:01 pm
New York City and the teachers’ union have hammered out a deal to reopen schools, but there might be a hitch that's not subject to negotiation.
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Coronavirus Economy - Stores Closed
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 30, 2020 - 6:50 pm
As pandemic shutdowns continue across the state, New Yorkers have entered a financial crisis unlike any other; but experts say the state can still make a comeback.
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 Cobble Hill Health Center Nursing Home
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 24, 2020 - 5:00 am
Nursing homes in New York were hard hit by the coronavirus during the peak of the pandemic. An estimated 6,500 people died from the virus, representing a quarter of the deaths in the state during the crisis. But what went wrong?
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Coronavirus NYC
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Peter Haskell
July 02, 2020 - 3:19 pm
While the Tri-State area has seemingly overcome the coronavirus pandemic, health officials remain concerned over surges in other parts of the country.
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NYC Protests
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Peter Haskell
June 12, 2020 - 3:47 pm
The death of George Floyd at the hands of police has led to unprecedented protests around the globe calling for change and justice against police brutality and racism.
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Coronavirus NYC
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Peter Haskell
June 04, 2020 - 6:56 pm
In the midst of protests over the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, New York City is now seeing the lowest numbers recorded throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Food Bank
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Peter Haskell
May 28, 2020 - 7:35 pm
The economic ripples from the COVID-19 pandemic have millions of people in our area confronting the realities of hunger.
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College Classroom
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Peter Haskell
May 14, 2020 - 3:46 pm
While colleges have moved online for the remainder of the spring semester, people are starting to wonder what classes will look like in the fall.
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