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Coronavirus NYC
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May 31, 2020 - 1:55 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that the number of daily deaths from coronavirus in New York state had dropped to its lowest level since the outbreak began.
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Coronavirus NYC
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May 30, 2020 - 12:16 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that New York City will begin reopening on June 8 and that two Upstate regions may enter Phase 2 soon.
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Coronavirus NYC
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May 29, 2020 - 3:31 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that New York City is on track to enter Phase 1 of reopening the week of June 8 and that five Upstate regions are now clear to enter Phase 2.
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Unemployment Benefits
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Kristie Keleshian
May 28, 2020 - 8:12 pm
With unemployment rates skyrocketing, some say they’re making more staying at home than at their original jobs.
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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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New York State Capitol Building
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Steve Burns
May 28, 2020 - 3:13 pm
Lawmakers in Albany on Wednesday passed an extension on New York’s moratorium on evictions to help residents that remain out of work.
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Coronavirus NYC
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 28, 2020 - 12:18 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday that he's signing an executive order allowing business owners to kick out customers who aren't wearing face coverings.
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Sexual abuse
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 28, 2020 - 6:42 am
The New York state Senate and Assembly on Wednesday voted to extend the deadline for residents who were sexually abused as children to file legal claims, citing the upheaval caused by the coronavirus.
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Cuomo N95 Mask
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Erica Brosnan
May 26, 2020 - 5:10 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the winners of the “Wear A Mask’ public service announcement contest.
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Coronavirus NY Cuomo
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 24, 2020 - 6:47 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration is now acknowledging that state health officials have been trying to count the number of coronavirus patients discharged from hospitals to nursing homes, which have been ravaged by the pandemic.
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