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Gov. Cuomo, top aides brief reporters indoors without face coverings

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday crowed to reporters that his push for mask-wearing helped curb New York’s COVID-19 cases — while his entire...

Gov. Cuomo: NY hospitals close to capacity as COVID-19 cases surge

New York is dangerously close to overwhelming its hospital system with new COVID-19 cases — and preparing to recruit retired doctors and nurses...

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plea: Stay away from Rockefeller Christmas tree

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday urged people not to visit the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree, as the city unveiled...

Hip Brooklyn pizzeria Roberta’s closed after COVID-19 outbreak

Beloved Brooklyn pizzeria Roberta’s — which has hosted celebrities including Beyoncé and the Clintons — was closed abruptly this week after workers contracted...

New York hits highest COVID-19 positive-test rate since May, Cuomo says

New York just had its highest rate of positive COVID-19 tests since May, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday. Cuomo — who has said the...

Unqualified au pairs are slipping through the cracks amid COVID-19

Troublemakers are out and about as the pandemic has plunged the au pair industry into chaos. In June, the Trump administration signed a temporary...

Dyker Heights neighbors split over famous Christmas lights display

Not even a pandemic can mess with Christmas in Brooklyn. Lucy Spata, the longtime doyenne of the famous Dyker Heights holiday lights — which...

Why government aides did not stop huge, maskless Jewish wedding in Brooklyn

The defiant chief rabbi of the Hasidic sect that held a massive secret wedding in Brooklyn told his followers days later, “We won’t...

Councilman Joe Borelli defies Thanksgiving restrictions in COVID-19 hot zone

Staten Island Councilman Joe Borelli had 11 people around his Thanksgiving table Thursday — a dozen, if you count Gov. Andrew Cuomo snooping...

Cuomo calls Supreme Court church ruling ‘irrelevant’ despite decision

The Supreme Court’s order temporarily blocking New York from setting coronavirus capacity limits at houses of worship is “irrelevant” and “moot,” Gov. Andrew...

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Canada's most endangered mammal that looks like a 'chunky squirrel' is making a comeback

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