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Maya Rajamani
July 09, 2020 - 11:11 am
New York City will set up new pop-up COVID-19 testing sites and award $10 million in grants to support testing and tracing efforts in its hardest-hit neighborhoods, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday.
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Black Lives Matter mural
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Juliet Papa
July 09, 2020 - 6:30 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio, first lady Chirlane McCray and the Rev. Al Sharpton helped paint a giant Black Lives Matter mural outside Trump Tower on Thursday.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
July 08, 2020 - 11:23 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he’ll sign sweeping City Council police reform legislation next week.
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Stuyvesant High School
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Adam Warner
July 08, 2020 - 10:24 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday that New York City school students will likely be in classrooms only a few days a week at most this fall, with the rest of their learning taking place remotely.
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A person records with a phone a fireworks display in an empty park on June 24, 2020 in the Brooklyn borough in New York City.
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Maya Rajamani
July 07, 2020 - 5:50 pm
New York City’s illegal fireworks task force has arrested nearly 200 people since it launched near the end of June, according to a report.
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A thermometer in the sun on the sidewalk indicates a temperature of 120 degrees Fahrenheit as people eat ice cream on the Upper West Side August 2, 2006 in New York City.
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Maya Rajamani
July 07, 2020 - 4:34 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday unveiled the city blocks that will serve as “Cool Streets” during heat waves this summer.
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70 Mulberry Street Chinatown
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Maya Rajamani
July 02, 2020 - 5:18 pm
New York City will commit $80 million to reconstructing a historic Chinatown building that was seriously damaged in a fire in January, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday.
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Coronavirus NYC schools
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Adam Warner
July 02, 2020 - 10:56 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that the city is “full steam ahead” for reopening schools in September, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office responded by saying the announcement was "premature."
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Passengers walk through a near empty John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) due to the ongoing cutbacks in travel because of the coronavirus on April 16, 2020 in New York City.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 12:13 pm
Now that the number of states under the Tri-State area's 14-day self-isolation order has grown to 16, Mayor Bill de Blasio wants names.
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Police stand on the street beside a protest encampment surrounded by handmade signs and barricades outside City Hall, Friday, June 26, 2020, in New York.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 7:43 pm
New York City lawmakers were expected Tuesday to approve shifting $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year, acknowledging protesters' demands to cut police spending — but falling short of what activists sought.
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