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David Caplan
March 14, 2020 - 9:23 pm
New York State Assembly members Helene Weinstein and Charles Barron have been diagnosed with COVID-19, New York Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie announced Saturday night.
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The New Rochelle drive-through testing site
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo opened New York’s first drive-through coronavirus testing center in New Rochelle and predicted the outbreak could last up to nine months.
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Cuomo Coronavirus
David Caplan
March 13, 2020 - 1:45 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday a ban of gatherings of more than 500 people, effective Friday at 5 p.m. The ban, howver, goes into effect at 5 p.m. on Thursday for Broadway theaters.
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National Guard in New Rochelle
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Kimberly Dole
March 12, 2020 - 1:08 pm
The National Guard arrived in Westchester for the start of the two week contamination zone which begins Thursday.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 11, 2020 - 4:43 pm
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck an area near the upstate New York city of Glens Falls on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
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Coronavirus
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 07, 2020 - 2:36 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday declared a state of emergency in New York over the coronavirus as the number of cases climbed to 76.
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Coronavirus
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 06, 2020 - 1:15 pm
Officials said a Manhattan man is the latest New Yorker to get the coronavirus as the statewide number of cases trippled in 48 hours.
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InDepth
Susan Richard
March 05, 2020 - 6:16 pm
This week's episode of the podcast "In Depth" takes a look into puppy mills and Albany's effort to ban the sale of dogs in pet stores.
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Andrew Cuomo
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 04, 2020 - 6:50 am
New York senators moved to strengthen the state's seat belt laws Tuesday and approved a bill that requires backseat adult passengers to buckle up. The legislation, passed by the state Senate and Assembly, now moves on to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Trump
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David Caplan
March 03, 2020 - 7:08 pm
New York state will not hold a Republican presidential primary this year, guaranteeing that President Donald Trump will win all of the state's delegates.
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