NYC public schools to close amid COVID-19 spike

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  • Reuters published this video item, entitled “NYC public schools to close amid COVID-19 spike” – below is their description.

    New York City’s public school system, the largest in the U.S., called a halt to in-classroom instruction and revert exclusively to at-home learning starting Thursday, citing a jump in coronavirus infection rates.

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