San Francisco Recalls Three School Board Members Over Covid Response

As California officially lifts its statewide mask mandate for everyone except students, parents in San Francisco have recalled three school board members, saying they wasted time on matters unrelated to Covid-19. NBC News’ Jake Ward has the details.  » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of… Continue reading San Francisco Recalls Three School Board Members Over Covid Response

New York City’s 7-Day Covid Case Average Has Tripled

NBC’s Rehema Ellis reports on the spike in Covid cases in New York City and how local universities are responding.  » Subscribe to MSNBC: About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide, MSNBC offers a full schedule of… Continue reading New York City’s 7-Day Covid Case Average Has Tripled

New COVID test sites open today in NYC amid rising tide of omicron

New COVID testing sites are opening today in New York City, as officials across the region and the country scramble to meet a rising tide of cases fueled by the omicron variant. Today’s testing site openings in NYC come one day after city officials reported a new single-day record for positive cases, as more shows… Continue reading New COVID test sites open today in NYC amid rising tide of omicron

NYC lifts COVID vaccine and mask mandates

New York City took another step in its return to normalcy amid the COVID-19 pandemic Monday, with the city dropping several safety protocols including the school mask mandate and vaccination requirements for businesses. Restaurants and indoor venues, including restaurants, theaters and gyms, no longer have to require proof of vaccination. Read More: Check out more… Continue reading NYC lifts COVID vaccine and mask mandates

New York's Covid Comeback Masks Major Economic Pain

Restaurants are open. The apartment market red hot. But New York’s economic recovery hides an unemployment rate nearly double that of the national average. Mayor Eric Adams is begging workers to return to the office, but New York’s economy may need to reinvent itself once again. Bloomberg News’ Craig Gordon discusses The Big Take. ——–… Continue reading New York's Covid Comeback Masks Major Economic Pain

Omicron Variant Surge in NYC: The Latest on COVID-19 for Dec. 18 | NBC New York

One-third of Broadway shows were dark Saturday night, SNL had to abandon its live audience and musical guest, most of the Brooklyn Nets are in the NBA’s COVID protocol, and new daily cases in New York City hit an all-time high as lines for testing wrap around the block in most of the city. Anjali… Continue reading Omicron Variant Surge in NYC: The Latest on COVID-19 for Dec. 18 | NBC New York

IN FULL: NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announces new restrictions after 239 local cases | ABC News

NSW authorities have tightened restrictions in 8 Sydney LGAs, following today’s record number of new COVID infections. Residents in those LGAs must now wear a mask when outdoors, and they’re also limited to moving within 5 kms of their home. Read more: Subscribe: ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they… Continue reading IN FULL: NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian announces new restrictions after 239 local cases | ABC News

#BREAKING NEWS: NEW YORK CITY OFFICIALLY ORDERS VACCINATION MANDATES – FIRST IN THE NATION(AUG 2021)

#NEWYORK #VACCINE #CUOMO NEW YORK (Reuters) -New York City will become the first major U.S. city to require proof of COVID vaccination for customers and staff at restaurants, gyms and other indoor businesses as the country enters a new phase of battling the highly contagious Delta variant. The announcement is the latest in a string… Continue reading #BREAKING NEWS: NEW YORK CITY OFFICIALLY ORDERS VACCINATION MANDATES – FIRST IN THE NATION(AUG 2021)

Delta Tops 70% of All NYC COVID Strains as New Case Average Keeps Surging | News 4 Now

The highly transmissible delta variant continues its surge in New York City unabated, now accounting 72% of all positive samples — roughly triple where it was three weeks ago. At the same time, virtually every important infection metric in the city is getting worse too, with daily confirmed and probable cases 24 percent higher than… Continue reading Delta Tops 70% of All NYC COVID Strains as New Case Average Keeps Surging | News 4 Now