New York Declares Juneteenth A Holiday For State Employees
New York's governor has signed an executive order recognizing Juneteenth as a holiday for state employees.
Cuomo Rings Opening Bell As NYSE Reopens After 2 Months
The trading floor of the New York Stock exchange has reopened for the first time in two months and the state legislature was set to reconvene as New York relaxed more restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.
Restrictions Eased While Virus Deaths Decline In New York
The daily death rate attributable to the coronavirus continues to fall in New York.
Millions of Taxpaying Immigrants Won’t Get Stimulus Checks
The relief package that Congress approved to help Americans during the coronavirus pandemic has one major exclusion: millions of immigrants who do not have legal status in the U.S. but work here and pay taxes.
New York Officials Support Covering Face In Public
New York state health officials now say they support people wearing cloth face coverings when they go out in public, especially in areas of “significant community transmission.”
Outcry Over Racial Data Grows as Virus Slams Black Americans
A disturbing trend of the virus killing African Americans at a higher rate.
NY’s Death Count Nears 4,200, But There’s A Glimmer Of Hope
Coronavirus deaths in New York state climbed to nearly 4,200.
Federal Judge Tosses Fan Lawsuit vs. MLB, Astros, Red Sox
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by fantasy sports contestants who claimed they were damaged by sign stealing in Major League Baseball.
‘Staggering': New York Virus Death Toll Rises Above 1,200
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the number of reported coronavirus deaths in New York shot up by 253 in a single day to just over 1,200
New York Law Gives Trafficking Victims Fake Address Option
New York's governor has approved a law allowing human trafficking victims to hide their address from offenders.