New York City

Mayor Bill de Blasio visits the newly-opened COVID-19 testing site at the Ida G. Israel Community Health Center on May 2, 2020.
The mayor, frequently at odds with the department, selected the city’s public hospital system for COVID-19 contact tracing.
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Governor Cuomo watching as subway cars get disinfected for COVID-19 on May 2, 2020.
Reviews are in for the first planned overnight shutdown of the subways in 115 years.
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Urban areas in central and western New York could have a big impact on downstate's reopening.
What happens in urban areas of central and western New York could have big implications for downstate.
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DSNY Commissioner Kathryn Garcia getting into her chauffeured car.
Dozens of New York City government officials get their own car and driver.
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Mayor de Blasio was criticized Tuesday for tweeting angrily in response to an overcrowded funeral procession.
In calling out failure to social distance, the New York City mayor misleadingly conflates all Jews with Hasidim.
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COVID-19 is taking an emotional toll on New York City's residents.
But the city and state have resources available for those in need.
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NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray with Mayor de Blasio on April 10, 2020.
The NYC mayor has taken heat for mishandling coronavirus, but appointing unqualified cronies should cure that!
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New York City will close 40 miles of streets to auto traffic, with a goal of closing up to 100 miles.
Here’s what you need to know about the plan.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo is likely extending New York’s stay-at-home order in most areas of the state until the end of May.
Downstate residents will likely have to stay at home for at least another month.
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A test-and-trace program could get NYC back in motion, but there are many hurdles before it is possible.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the new initiative, but there are hurdles to overcome.
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