New York City seal should be re-examined, de Blasio says

The seal features a Dutch settler holding a rope with a loop tied at the end and a Native American man wearing a loincloth holding a bow standing beside a crest. The crest features beavers and barrels to signify the region’s history with the fur trade.

New York Film Festival Sets Steve McQueen’s ‘Lovers Rock’ For Opening Night; Drive-Ins, Virtual Showings To Supplement Possible Lincoln Center Screenings

Every major film fest has its own vibe, and NYFF has been distinguished by its black-tie premieres staged for wealthy patrons at its elegant upper West Side Lincoln Center venue. During the years when the fest opened with such Best Picture hopefuls as The Irishman, The Favourite, Captain Phillips, Life of Pi, Pulp Fiction, Chariots […]

Cuomo: New York breaks one-day COVID-19 testing record

FILE- In this May 13, 2020, file photo, registered nurse Stephanie Mundo conducts a COVID-19 test at the Abyssinian Baptist Church in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. New York broke a COVID-19 testing record Friday, July 31, 2020, by conducting 82,737 tests, the highest number ever conducted in a single day in the state, […]

US Presidential Contenders Chase Votes Ahead of New York Primaries

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, trailing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Democratic contest, is throwing a night-time concert in a park with dramatic views of New York City’s skyscrapers, a day after 28,000 people turned out for another of his rallies elsewhere in the city.

Gov. Cuomo Says Decision On Reopening New York Schools Will Be Made In Next Few Days

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC What To Do If Someone Isn’t Social Distancing Or Wearing A Mask? Expert: Parents Be Mindful Of Children’s Stress After Months Of Isolation CBS2’s Dr. Max Answers Your Health Questions Chopper 2 Over Empty NYC Streets, Landmarks Resources, Hotlines, Unemployment & Covering Bills Remote Learning Tools For Parents Teaching At Home How To […]

Federal judge rules some absentee ballots must be counted in uncalled New York congressional primary race

As CNN has previously reported, there has been no evidence to date of fraudulent voting in the New York primaries, much less the kind of widespread voter fraud Trump has wrongly insisted is a common feature of mail-in voting. Rather, New York’s counting has been slow because the state has had administrative problems — ranging […]

REVEALED: New York City has already had more shootings in 2020 than in the whole of 2019 – with another SEVEN attacks on Sunday morning alone

‘We have identified savings that would cut over $1 billion dollars, including reducing uniform headcount through attrition, cutting overtime, shift responsibilities away from the NYPD, finding efficiencies and savings in OTPS spending, and lowering associated fringe expenses,’ said City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, Majority Leader Laurie Cumbo and other committee chairs, in a joint statement […]

Cuomo: New York Breaks One-Day COVID-19 Testing Record

New Jersey, meanwhile, has been monitoring a spike in cases. There was some hopeful news Saturday, though. The number of new cases in the state dropped just below 400 Friday when it was at nearly 700 the day before. The state reported 11 new deaths.

‘I was in Ghislaine’s little black book’: Writer lifts the lid on New York’s high society in the 90s, claiming anyone with a British accent got into exclusive parties while ‘quick-witted’ Maxwell was the ‘attention-seeking darling of her set’

Maxwell, 58, is currently being held at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, New York as she awaits trial on charges on conspiring with Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse girls. Epstein was charged with sex trafficking but died in jail while awaiting trial last year. The pair are pictured together in 2005

Over 6,600 COVID-19 cases already linked to college campuses, according to New York Times survey

Texas A&M University with  302 cases University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center with 207 cases University of Texas Rio Grande Valley with 95 cases Sam Houston State University with 88 cases The University of Houston-Downtown with 61 cases Rice University with 59 cases Southern Methodist University with 49 cases Baylor University with 42 cases Texas […]