Black Lives Matter: US firms pledge jobs for low income workers

Some big US companies are pledging to hire tens of thousands of workers from low-income and minority communities in New York City. They say the initiative, to be implemented over the next 10 years, is in response to Black Lives Matter protests. But activists have accused some of the companies involved of being drivers of … Read more Black Lives Matter: US firms pledge jobs for low income workers

Andrew Cuomo: NY schools can reopen for in-person classes

All school districts across the state of New York are cleared to open, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in a news conference by phone. Schools in New York and around the country closed in the spring because of the coronavirus pandemic. The state become a global epicenter early on, but has since lowered infection rates sufficiently. … Read more Andrew Cuomo: NY schools can reopen for in-person classes

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces all schools can reopen

New York City’s public schools can hold in-person classes this fall, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced, paving the way for the district to become the only major U.S. system to open its doors despite growing unease among teachers, administrators and parents. “By our infection rates, all school districts can open” with tight precautions, Cuomo said Friday … Read more NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces all schools can reopen

Power outage hits large portions of Manhattan

Large portions of Manhattan in New York City were without power Friday morning. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/2Dun1ZM Large portions of Manhattan in New York City were without power Friday morning as at least 1.3 million people are still without power along the East Coast after Isaias wreaked havoc on the region earlier this week. Con Edison, … Read more Power outage hits large portions of Manhattan

NYC Wants Civilians To Help Enforce Quarantine; Buckle Up For Election 2020

#Trump #Quarantine #BackTheBlue NOTE: Click GET REMINDER today so when we go LIVE, you receive a notification throughout the week NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio announced he was setting up checkpoints to enter New York City. The NYPD is asking for volunteers from its civilian staff to enforce the state’s quarantine order for travelers, the … Read more NYC Wants Civilians To Help Enforce Quarantine; Buckle Up For Election 2020

NYC sets up quarantine checkpoints

New York City is putting up COVID-19 quarantine checkpoints at key entry points to ensure that incoming travelers from 35 states with outbreaks comply with New York’s 14-day quarantine mandate, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Wednesday. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more NYC sets up quarantine checkpoints

New York City to Have Covid-19 Checkpoints at “Key Entry Points” to Enforce 14-Day Travel Quarantine

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that Covid-19 checkpoints would be placed throughout the city to enforce mandatory 14-day quarantines from other states. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email … Read more New York City to Have Covid-19 Checkpoints at “Key Entry Points” to Enforce 14-Day Travel Quarantine

Tropical storm Isaias tears through Northeastern coast | WNT

The storm made landfall last night as a Category 1 hurricane. In New York City, a falling tree killed a 60-year-old man. Near Philadelphia, heavy rain flooded roads and trapped drivers on the road. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3kfGX2X WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS … Read more Tropical storm Isaias tears through Northeastern coast | WNT

One Day in the Spider-Verse! | 10 Hours

Live from the rooftops of Marvel’s New York City, hang out with Spider-Man and some special guests straight from the Spider-Verse in this 10 hour ambient livestream! ► Subscribe to Marvel: http://bit.ly/WeO3YJ ► Experience Asgard: https://youtu.be/6AYWlJ8Z4BA ► Live from the Sanctum Sanctorum: https://youtu.be/7-Cl-o4NCK0 Follow Marvel on Twitter: ‪https://twitter.com/marvel Like Marvel on Facebook: ‪https://www.facebook.com/marvel Reward your … Read more One Day in the Spider-Verse! | 10 Hours

NYPD Defends Using Unmarked Van to Arrest 18-Year-Old Protester

Video of an arrest in New York on July 28 has provoked a strong reaction online and a response from the NYPD, as it showed a protester being taken into an unmarked vehicle. The video, recorded by Michelle Lhooq, shows several plainclothes officers push the protester into a minivan at 2nd Avenue and 25th Street … Read more NYPD Defends Using Unmarked Van to Arrest 18-Year-Old Protester

NYPD: 303 Police Cars Damaged Since Death of George Floyd, Costing $1 Million

New York City police say 303 department vehicles have been vandalized since George Floyd’s May 25 death, causing nearly $1 million in damage. The department said Monday that 14 vehicles were a total loss because of fire damage, seven are still being repaired and the rest have returned to service. Several people were arrested in … Read more NYPD: 303 Police Cars Damaged Since Death of George Floyd, Costing $1 Million