Arts & Entertainment
16 COVID Cases Linked To Electric Zoo, All Attendees—Even Without Symptoms—Urged To Get Tested
Some Electric Zoo attendees were already urging their fellow concert-goers to get tested, amid rumors that someone with COVID symptoms had used a fake vaccine card to get into the festival.
Sep 16, 2021 1:00 PM
NY Women’s Prison, Housing Mothers and Newborns, Hit By COVID-19 Outbreak
It’s unclear what sparked the current spike at Bedford Hills, but it is a reminder of how the virus preys on this congregate setting.
Updated: Apr 20, 2021 6:00 PM
De Blasio Suggests He Will Move Forward With Business Shutdowns But Later Acknowledges That He Can’t
"Until there is a different plan, we are prepared to implement this plan," de Blasio said.
Oct 5, 2020 4:03 PM
Greenwich Teen House Parties Lead To "Mini Surge" Of COVID Cases In Connecticut
Over half of the people in the town to test positive for coronavirus in the last week are between 16 and 21.
Jul 31, 2020 4:18 PM
Manhattan Woman Is First Confirmed Case In New York State, Second Infected Person In U.S. Dies
The woman was described as being in her late 30s and as having contracted the virus while in Iran.
Mar 1, 2020 8:45 PM
As Coronavirus Spreads, Sick New Yorkers Who Suspect Exposure Say They Can't Get Tested
A 31-year-old emergency room doctor said all the fears about the coronavirus have caused a surge in people asking to be tested.
Feb 29, 2020 1:38 PM
CDC's First Press Briefing Since Pence Took Charge Of Coronavirus Was Full Of Praise For Trump's Response
The briefing capped off a whirlwind week for Messonnier, who found herself the target of right-wing attacks after she delivered the most sobering warning to date about the coronavirus epidemic.
Feb 28, 2020 4:52 PM
Coronavirus Update: As Virus Spreads Into Europe, WHO Resists Calling It A Global Pandemic
As of Monday morning, there were still no confirmed cases in New York City.
Feb 24, 2020 1:23 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Q&A With A 'Master Virus Hunter' And 'Contagion' Adviser
"I’m more worried about the xenophobia associated with this virus than bona fide infection. As soon as I’m released [from quarantine], I’m going out for dim sum."
Feb 10, 2020 1:47 PM
UPDATE: Second And Third Cases of Suspected Coronavirus Reported in NYC
Both patients are described as over 60 years old and in stable condition at hospitals in Queens.
Feb 2, 2020 8:11 PM
NYC Has First Suspected Case Of Coronavirus
The patient is an individual under 40 at Bellevue who met the criteria to have samples sent for testing. To date, no one has tested positive in New York state.
Feb 1, 2020 5:01 PM
NYC Has Zero Cases Of Coronavirus, But Panic And Rumors Spread
An NYPD spokesperson said, "The information provided to one of our members was inaccurate."
Jan 31, 2020 6:24 PM
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