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New York prosecutors to get extended deadlines to New! 2020-04-02 20:06:57Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers signed off on series of tweaks to the last year’s controversial criminal discovery overhaul that advocates

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio backs school’s planned New! 2020-04-02 19:34:21“Traditionally, people think of spring break in traditional terms, but guess what? There were no breaks at this point,” de Blasio told rep

State officials move forward with three-year ban for New! 2020-04-02 19:30:04New York State officials moved Thursday to institute a three-year transit ban for criminals who commit assault or sexual assault on MTA property. The

Retired FDNY battalion chief who lost son in New! 2020-04-02 19:24:01A retired FDNY battalion chief, who lost his son during the 9/11 terror attacks, has died from the coronavirus, a report says. Albert Petrocelli died

Medical workers at Bronx hospital say they were New! 2020-04-02 19:18:39That’s not even in the ballpark of PPE. Medical workers at a Bronx hospital say they were given Yankees ponchos to use as personal protective eq

NYC Comptroller calls on court to better help New! 2020-04-02 19:15:10City Comptroller Scott Stringer said on Thursday that New York City Family Courts aren’t doing enough to make sure that domestic violence victim

Hero of the Day: Brooklyn volunteer delivers food New! 2020-04-02 19:11:20When Darren Ornitz got an urgent text message calling for volunteers to bring supplies to Holocaust survivors trapped at home by the coronavirus crisi

State legislature approves Cuomo plan to legalize e-bikes New! 2020-04-02 18:58:58Electric bicycles and electric scooters will soon be legal in New York State, as state legislators are expected to approve a scheme proposed by Gov. A

First New York prisoner with coronavirus dies at New! 2020-04-02 18:21:46The state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision confirmed that 58-year-old Juan Mosquero, who had been locked up in Sing Sing in Westche

Caller interrupts phone arraignment to say he hasn’t New! 2020-04-02 18:12:28The telephone arraignment for defendants charged in a widespread horse doping scandal had a bizarre interruption Thursday when a caller suddenly got o

Javits Center temporary hospital to take on coronavirus New! 2020-04-02 18:11:40The Javits Center is making room for the ever-mounting coronavirus patients in New York City. The newly opened makeshift hospital in the Manhattan con

New York City doctor fears coronavirus will kill New! 2020-04-02 17:58:19A New York City doctor working on the frontlines to battle the coronavirus says the situation at her hospital has become so “scary” that s

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Job Losses in the U.S. New! 2020-04-02 11:05:57More than 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. Federal stockpiles of medical supplies are running low as the death toll ri

As Coronavirus Deaths Mount, Mobile Morgues Pop Up New! 2020-04-02 11:02:17The city’s ability to accommodate its dead is under strain.

Flight of the Influencers New! 2020-04-02 10:28:58Doctors warn that sharing decisions to leave metropolitan areas for smaller towns on social media might encourage followers to disregard public health

How to Donate Your N95 Masks to New New! 2020-04-02 10:20:18Medical professionals on the front lines in New York and its suburbs are facing a shortage of masks and other personal protection equipment. Here are

Real Estate Spring Buying Season Could Be ‘Catastrophic’ New! 2020-04-02 09:48:37A strong start to the year for property sales in Manhattan was erased by the coronavirus outbreak.

What New York Looked Like During the 1918 New! 2020-04-02 09:47:41The Spanish flu raced through crowded tenements and neighborhoods, killing more than 20,000 New Yorkers. But it could have been much worse.

Homes for Sale in New York and New New! 2020-04-02 09:00:28This week’s properties are in Montvale, N.J., and in Larchmont, N.Y.

Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Manhattan and the New! 2020-04-02 09:00:24This week’s properties are in Sunset Park, on the Upper West Side, and in Riverdale.

Ex-Wife Sick. Daughter Sick. 3 Friends Dead. Everyone New! 2020-04-02 08:57:00The growing number of coronavirus cases and deaths have touched family and social circles across New York City, making the invisible threat seem far m

12 Fraught Hours With E.M.T.s in a City New! 2020-04-02 07:33:53Special units of emergency medical workers in Paterson, N.J., respond to 911 calls for suspected coronavirus, entering homes and putting themselves at

New York City Deploys 45 Mobile Morgues as New! 2020-04-02 06:05:23“When you overwhelm the health system, you also overwhelm the death system,” one funeral director said.

A Brooklyn Artist Adjusts to Making Art in New! 2020-04-02 06:00:07Lesley Dill usually works with six to eight assistants, but now she is alone with the hundreds of yards of fabric she uses for her mixed-media art.

Daily Intelligencer

How and When Can Americans Access the $1,200 2020-04-01 18:53:00Everything you need to know about the unprecedented check coming to a vast majority of Americans in April.

The Coronavirus Ushered in Boom Times for Gun 2020-04-01 17:57:53According to FBI data, the spike in firearm purchases caused by the pandemic surpassed sales boosts following 9/11 and the Sandy Hook shooting.

Republican Women in Congress Will Remain a Small 2020-04-01 17:50:50The small ranks of Republican women in the Senate could fall in 2020, and probably won’t rise above the current 13 members in the House.

Federalism Is a Bad Prescription for Handling the 2020-04-01 17:35:00Reliance on cash-strapped state and local governments during the COVID-19 crisis could mean austerity measures that thwart the national response.

Republicans: ‘Nobody Expected’ the Coronavirus Pandemic. So Joe 2020-04-01 17:31:28The new conservative defense is that everybody was as late to see the pandemic as Trump. Nope.

Will the Coronavirus Tear Europe Apart? 2020-04-01 17:02:13Germany has ditched its economic playbook to confront the pandemic at home, but it’s not yet clear if it will do the same for its southern neigh

‘We’re Going to All Start Dropping’: Rikers Inmates 2020-04-01 15:22:37“It’s like The Walking Dead in here.”

Where Aren’t Rich New Yorkers Hiding Out? Tulum. 2020-04-01 14:00:03“We’re gonna go from a health pandemic to economic pandemonium,” said Tulum’s tourism minister.

U.S. Intelligence: China Covered Up Extent of Coronavirus 2020-04-01 13:52:49China’s reporting on COVID-19 cases is intentionally incomplete, the intelligence community reportedly told the White House in a classified repo

Pence, in Craziest Lie Yet, Denies Trump Ever 2020-04-01 13:23:29“I don’t believe the president has ever belittled the threat of the coronavirus.” What?

The Small-Business Bailout Just Got a Lot Better 2020-04-01 12:58:42Firms with fewer than 500 employees can walk into any FDIC bank and collect enough money to cover eight weeks of payroll on Uncle Sam’s dime.

The Rapid Increase of U.S. Coronavirus Deaths in 2020-04-01 12:53:39Data show that COVID-19 is now the No. 3 leading cause of daily deaths in the U.S.

Local News

NY poised to forfeit 1.5M highly-sought masks, company New! 2020-04-02 19:35:05New York government is set to miss a payment deadline and lose an agreement bringing 1.5 million highly-sought, specialized medical masks here, accord

Eleventh Capital Region COVID-19 patient dies as cases New! 2020-04-02 18:31:18ALBANY — The Capital Region saw deaths linked to coronavirus rise to 11 Thursday as Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state could see the disease&rsquo

East Greenbush keen on protecting natural resources New! 2020-04-02 18:22:54EAST GREENBUSH – The town intends to use its Natural Resources Inventory report to help guide development in Rensselaer County’s most popu

Outdoors: Hiking a respite, but do so safely New! 2020-04-02 17:37:24A recent excursion to Hand Hollow Conservation Area in Columbia County was a balm for my soul. I have been feeling pretty anxious and cooped up during

Columbia County reports 2nd death from COVID-19 New! 2020-04-02 17:17:09Columbia County health officials reported Thursday that two people who had tested positive for COVID-19 have since died. It's unclear when the secon

Benet Labs 3D printing face-shield frames to support New! 2020-04-02 17:01:44A Department of Defense research and development facility at Watervliet Arsenal is making personal-protective equipment to support healthcare workers

Capital Region's pandemic history being collected New! 2020-04-02 16:31:39TROY – Capital Region historical societies are urging their members and other community residents to preserve their experiences during the 

Virus delays discovery reforms, prompts lawyers to ask New! 2020-04-02 16:27:26ALBANY – On Jan. 1, New York’s criminal justice system drastically changed with the implementation of bail reform and far stricter timelin

St. Mary's in Amsterdam accepting patients from downstate New! 2020-04-02 16:22:38More COVID-19 patients from the New York City area are on their way to the Capital Region. St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam said it was preparing

Fido, the doctor will see you now - New! 2020-04-02 16:17:06SARATOGA SPRINGS – Wayne and Genevieve Wilson were up all night trying to soothe their tiny pup. Mena-oo, a four-pound miniature poodle, cried

Environmentalists pleased with 2020-21 state budget New! 2020-04-02 16:04:45Despite the challenges posed by the 2020-21 state budget – the secrecy, the remote voting, and the sheer lack of resources due to the coronaviru

Dorset Theatre Festival suspends summer season New! 2020-04-02 16:02:47