Coronavirus

The Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens.
The locals who are leading the borough through the coronavirus crisis.
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While plans for reopening schools across New York in the fall have yet to be finalized, it’s likely that some students will continue remote learning, at least for part of the time.
With remote learning likely to continue, can New York finally get students connected?
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Mayor Bill de Blasio tours Flatbush with Councilmembers Farah Louis and Mathieu Eugene and Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte.
New York has the most cases. Here’s a look at other key figures in the state.
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If the coronavirus is airborne, reopening certain businesses such as nail, hair and tanning salons and tattoo shops – all of which are included in Phase Three – may not be as safe as previously thought.
With new data available regarding COVID-19’s transmissibility, the state would be wise to rethink some of the industries it’s allowing to reopen.
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How should New York approach reopening schools?
Experts say more federal funding will be needed to implement any plans to open schools safely.
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A family in Bedstuy during the NYC get tested day of action on July 8th.
Hardest-hit areas could have some protection in a future COVID-19 wave.
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Governor Cuomo on July 1, 2020.
This isn’t the first time during the pandemic that the governor has rebuffed one of the mayor’s ideas.
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A subway car on June 8th during phase 1 of reopening.
The authority issues a new “challenge” for tech companies to keep transit safe.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio in a restaurant on June 27, 2020.
The city takes a step back on Monday’s reopening plans.
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The line for a COVID-19 testing site in April.
One month in, New York City Health + Hospitals is finding its footing.
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