New York City

Mayor Bill de Blasio
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 29, 2020 - 2:04 pm
New York City’s daily coronavirus infection rate spiked about 3% on Tuesday, for the first time in months, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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Coronavirus NYC
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 27, 2020 - 5:06 pm
The city Department of Health warned Sunday that “COVID-19 cases continue to grow at an alarming rate in eight neighborhoods” in Brooklyn and Queens.
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Cuomo de Blasio
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Kristie Keleshian
September 26, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Tensions are high between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio over New York City’s police reform amid a spike in gun violence.
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Giselle Torres
AMBER Alert
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 9:00 pm
Authorities have canceled an AMBER Alert that had been issued earlier Friday for a 7-year-old girl who was allegedly kidnapped in Pennsylvania.
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Heckler interrupts city officials
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 3:33 pm
The city Health Department is warning that private schools and non-essential businesses could be forced to close in neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Queens seeing spikes in coronavirus cases.
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Coronavirus NYC outdoor dining
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2020 - 12:49 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday announced that outdoor dining in New York City will continue year-round.
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Food cart in New York City.
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Steve Burns
September 24, 2020 - 6:04 pm
New York City’s street vendors say times are tough and the city is making it even more difficult to survive through the coronavirus pandemic.
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Breonna Taylor Protest
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 23, 2020 - 9:05 pm
New Yorkers took to the streets on Wednesday night to protest a Kentucky grand jury’s decision not to indict any police officers for the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor.
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Bill de Blasio
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Adam Warner
September 23, 2020 - 11:03 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that furloughs were being expanded to include over 9,000 more employees at city agencies.
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NYC Closed Restaurants
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Steve Burns
September 22, 2020 - 6:10 pm
Indoor dining returns to New York City next week but, the class action lawsuit filed by nearly 200 restaurants is not going away.
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