Sandra Santos-Vizcaino, 54, was a more than 20-year veteran of the city's school system. She was recognized for her contributions to education in the Dominican Republic and won a grant to study bird sanctuaries there in 2009.
Ap. ABC News. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:57:22 +0000.
Pictured: A packed New York City subway train is full of passengers wearing masks, unable to socially distance from other commuters using the public transport system to get to work.
Daily Mail. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:11:19 GMT.
A domino effect has overwhelmed the system for handling bodies with hospital morgues overflowing, funeral homes unable to keep up and cemeteries operating less due to lockdown.
Daily Mail. Fri, 03 Apr 2020 13:46:02 GMT.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is holding a press conference Wednesday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak, which has infected more than 51,800 in the city.
CNBC. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 20:35:19 GMT.
The coronavirus pandemic has left New York City a war zone, but new data shows it is hitting especially hard in poor neighborhoods that might be more likely to have many people living under one roof.
Frank Miles. Fox News. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 20:09:30 GMT.
Psychedelics-as-a-therapy company Mind Medicine Inc. has acquired a suite of clinical trials that are exploring the therapeutic effects of hallucinogenic substances.
By Will Yakowicz, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Wed, 1 Apr 2020 17:11:53 +0000.
New York state's death toll has risen to 1,941 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, an increase of 391 fatalities, Gov. Andrew Cuomo tells his daily news conference. And Florida's governor has changed course, issuing a stay-at-home order.
CBC News. Wed, 1 Apr 2020 10:23:13 EDT.
Since the start-up MyBodegaOnline launched last Monday CEO Jose Bello has been working non-stop to connect with the 16,000 bodega owners he estimates are in New York City.
By Michela Moscufo, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:30:29 +0000.
A man who was among the five people stabbed during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City has died three months after the attack, according to an Orthodox Jewish organization and community liaison with a local police department. ...
Newsmax. Tue, 31 Mar 2020 15:26:52 EDT.
The coronavirus has killed a world-renowned New York City neurosurgeon who successfully separated conjoined 13-month-old twins in a rare operation.
Robert Gearty. Fox News. Tue, 31 Mar 2020 13:04:51 GMT.
Newfoundland and Saskatchewan have recorded its first deaths from the coronavirus, while an Ontario care facility for seniors is devastated by nine deaths. Hard-hit New York City is constructing a field hospital in Central Park. ...
CBC News. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 06:47:47 EDT.
A man who was among five people stabbed during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City has died three months after the attack, according to an Orthodox Jewish organisation and community liaison with a local police department.
Irish Independent. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 05:42:45 +0000.
The president and defense secretary said the USNS Comfort would offer its roughly 1,000 hospital beds as surge capacity for non-coronavirus sufferers in the New York region, freeing up space on land.
Philip Ewing. NPR. Sat, 28 Mar 2020 14:31:50 -0400.
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