5 stabbed at Hanukkah celebration at New York rabbi’s home

“Grafton Thomas has a long history of mental illness and hospitalizations,” the family said through Thomas’ attorney. “He has no history of like violent acts and no convictions for any crime. He has no known history of anti-Semitism and was raised in a home which embraced and respected all religions and races. He is not […]

New York prepares to bring out its virus dead: Dozens of makeshift morgues are set up at major hospitals after 98 people died in seven HOURS – bringing the death toll to 776 – as the Mayor warns people may be fined $500 for not staying home

Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday Donald Trump only decided against quarantining New York City’s tri-state area after ‘very intense discussions’ at the White House Saturday night. ’After discussions with the President we made it clear and he agreed, it would be much better to do what’s called a strong advisory’

New York State passes grim milestone of 1,000 deaths due to COVID-19

Just days later, a lawyer in the New York suburb of New Rochelle tested positive for the virus and was at the centre of one of the earliest US coronavirus clusters. Mr. Cuomo announced that the lawyer recovered sufficiently and has now gone home from the hospital.

New surveillance video appears to show 13th anti-Semitic attack in NYC in 10 days

The NYPD on Wednesday released new surveillance video of another anti-Semitic attack in Brooklyn last week, which shows a group of people strike a 23-year-old Hasidic man over the head with a chair and punch him in the face. Police now believe the group may also be connected to an attack on a 56-year-old Hasidic […]

Trump’s path to extending coronavirus guidelines was led by health experts and the scenes at one New York hospital

But after Trump threw out the Easter date — which aides felt appealed both to the business community and to evangelical Christians — during a Tuesday appearance on Fox News, health experts raised urgent concern that the deadline was unrealistic given persistent problems in testing Americans. Top members of his task force had not been […]

Assistant principal, 42, becomes the second New York City teacher to die of coronavirus after outrage at de Blasio for delaying closing schools – as Brooklyn pastor is the first Catholic priest in the US to succumb to COVID-19

‘On the recommendation of the White House CoronaVirus Task Force, and upon consultation with the Governor’s of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, I have asked the [CDC] to issue a strong Travel Advisory, to be administered by the Governors, in consultation with the Federal Government,’ Trump tweeted on Saturday from the White House.

Coronavirus & Sports: New York Jets & Johnson Family Donate $1 Million To United Way

“We are extremely grateful for this generous support from the New York Jets and the Johnson Family,” said Sheena Wright, President & CEO, United Way of New York City. “For more than 25 years, their support for UWNYC and the communities we serve has been a reflection of the stellar leadership of the Johnson Family. […]

‘I Just Want To Be Just Like Them’: World Cup Champs Honored With New York City Ticker Tape Parade, Rally

NEW YORK (AP) — Adoring fans packed New York City’s Canyon of Heroes on Wednesday amid a blizzard of confetti to praise the World Cup-winning U.S. women’s national soccer team as athletic leaders on the field — and as advocates for pay equity off it.

Coronavirus CT Update: Another Death, 469 New Cases

The travel advisory means Connecticut residents shouldn’t travel to other states for the next 14 days unless they are considered an “employee of critical infrastructure industries.” The CDC said the “governors of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut will have full discretion to implement this Domestic Travel Advisory.”

586 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed In Washington; 6 More Deaths

One effort to increase the region’s hospital capacity is underway at CenturyLink Field Event Center, where three hundred soldiers deployed from Fort Carson, Colorado to staff a new military field hospital being built for people with medical issues that are not related to the coronavirus outbreak.