– Data Covid-19 USA – The fund-raising haul positions Gov. Kathy Hochul, who leads her rivals in polls, as a prohibitive favorite to win her first full term as governor of New York in November.
– Data Covid-19 USA – The moratorium’s end presents Gov. Kathy Hochul with a potential challenge as she prepares to run for a full term.
Gov. Kathy Hochul said new coronavirus cases in New York City were beginning to plateau. The state will stop requiring counties to trace contacts, freeing public health resources for other needs.
Nine children were among those who died when a space heater malfunctioned in a Bronx apartment building, city officials said.
From subway lines to medical clinics to libraries, city businesses and services have been curtailed because of Covid.
Instead of delaying the start of in-person school and pivoting to remote learning, New York City will aim to detect more infections to mitigate disruptions.
The new policy, announced on Friday by Gov. Kathy Hochul, is meant to help keep the ranks of employees in key industries from being severely depleted.
Amid staffing shortages, companies are weighing conflicting guidance on when employees who have tested positive for the coronavirus can safely return to work.
Democrats, including Gov. Kathy Hochul and President Biden, have resisted a return to restrictive, economically damaging lockdowns.
On Friday, state officials reported 21,027 new cases of the virus, the highest daily total since the earliest days of the pandemic.
- Nach der Ampelklausur: Wie Scholz auf Fragen nicht antwortet Nach der ersten Klausurtagung der Ampelkoalition haben die Journalisten eine Menge Fragen. Beantwortet wird kaum eine davon, und wenn, dann von Habeck oder Lindner. Erst am Schluss wird Bundeskanzler Scholz etwas konkreter.