Tag Archives: New York

New York auto show canceled due to the spreading Covid delta variant

[ad_1] Ian Callum and the Jaguar I-Pace accept the award for the 2019 World Car Award at the New York Auto Show in New York on April 17th, 2019. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Organizers of the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday canceled the event due to concerns about …

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Yankees ace Gerrit Cole tests positive for COVID-19

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees ace Gerrit Cole has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not make his scheduled start Tuesday, the latest virus setback for the team. New York manager Aaron Boone made the announcement after Monday night’s 7-1 loss to the Baltimore Orioles. He said he was …

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COVID-19 takes toll on Catholic clergy in hard-hit countries

[ad_1] The coronavirus has taken a heavy toll among Roman Catholic priests and nuns around the world, killing hundreds of them in a handful of the hardest-hit countries alone. The dead include an Italian parish priest who brought the cinema to his small town in the 1950s; a beloved New …

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New York takes conservative approach counting virus deaths

[ad_1] ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The federal government’s count of the COVID-19 death toll in New York has 11,000 more victims than the tally publicized by the administration of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which has stuck with a far more conservative approach to counting virus deaths. The discrepancy in death counts …

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What Counts as a COVID-19 Breakthrough Case?

[ad_1] Updated at 1:21 p.m. ET on July 13, 2021. The first thing to know about the COVID-19 vaccines is that they’re doing exactly what they were designed and authorized to do. Since the shots first started their rollout late last year, rates of COVID-19 disease have taken an unprecedented …

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With new coronavirus delta variant spreading, communities scramble to vaccinate

[ad_1] NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — With the new more contagious delta variant of the COVID-19 virus spreading, communities with low vaccination rates are trying to get creative to get more shots into people’s arms. At Cornerstone Baptist Church in Brooklyn, they postponed prayer services inside the century old building …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: Delta variant makes up more than 20% of new cases

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — There’s increasing concern among U.S. health experts regarding the rapid spread of the highly contagious Delta variant, which is now present in all but one state. The CDC estimates that the variant currently makes up more than 20% of new cases nationwide. Several states with …

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NY Hospitalizations Drop to Lowest Level Since COVID-19 Pandemic Began – NBC New York

[ad_1] The number of people hospitalized for COVID-19 in New York has dropped to its lowest level since the start of the pandemic, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday. Hospitalizations, a key metric watched by state health officials in tracking the spread of the virus, have been on a steady decline …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: NY, NJ see lowest hospitalizations since start of pandemic

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — The number of hospitalizations have dropped to their lowest levels since the start of the coronavirus pandemic in both New York and New Jersey. On Saturday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office announced 371 COVID-19 hospitalizations statewide. In New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy tweeted that …

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