New York Governor Andrew Cuomo held a daily coronavirus briefing this week at the newly unveiled Arrivals and Departures Hall at Terminal B at LaGuardia Airport. The sparkling terminal on Wednesday seems nothing like the LaGuardia airport we are all used to.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that New York City’s subway system will temporarily close for four hours overnight as the city and state combat the coronavirus crisis.
Small business loans above $2 million getting full audit, Argentina bans all air travel until September, NYC deaths reach 6 times the normal rate, Alaska Airlines donates one million meals, 6 new coronavirus symptoms from CDC and a reporter wears a suit coat and no pants, not realizing everyone could see his legs.
A new platform called Spread is aiming to offer a more affordable option for restaurants to reach customers. This should result in cheaper meals for customers, and less fees for restaurants.
Burying coronavirus victims in parks, homemade face masks, food going to waste amid coronavirus crisis, luxurious underground bunkers and packed tourist sites in China.
Hospitals threatening to fire workers for speaking out about shortages, Miami balcony parties, Vermont closes all hotels, vacation rentals and campgrounds, US Open stadium complex in Queens to be turned into hospital, Amazon fires warehouse worker who led warehouse walkout and crowds watch US Navy hospital ship arrive in NYC.
New York reported almost 7,000 new cases of the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to nearly 66,500, and causing 1,200 deaths. Most of the cases are in New York City, where 36,221 people have tested positive, the city says.
Stimulus checks that are coming within 3 weeks, Amazon suspending accounts over price gouging, Netflix lets you watch movies with friends during isolation, a bodega delivery app in NYC and how coronavirus has crippled the mafia.
StubHub refusing cash refunds, TSA numbers show 90% drop in passengers, some Wuhan residents testing positive after recovering, potlucks and speakeasies amid coronavirus outbreak and heroin prices going up.
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he is considering a short-term quarantine of New York state and parts of New Jersey and Connecticut as cases of coronavirus continue to rise drastically.
Hertz is trying to help those workers in New York City a free, month-long vehicle rental through April 30. They can book for as little as a week or up to a month.
FAA Stops Flights Out of NYC, Philly and More The coronavirus is spreading rapidly around the world (nearly 300,000 cases) and especially in the United States. New York is one of the hardest hit areas, at least when it comes to confirmed cases. There are over 22,000 cases nationwide and over 10,300 of them are…
New Yorkers Ordered to Stay Home Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered New Yorkers to stay at home for the foreseeable future. This move follows a similar order by California’s Governor Gavin Newsom just yesterday. Only limited businesses are allowed to operate. People must remain home other than going outside for exercise. Cuomo said New Yorkers…
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has declared a state of emergency in America’s largest city to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Nearly a year after Hudson Yards megaproject opened to the public, its biggest show-stopper is ready its debut. This week, Edge, the sky-high observation deck located at 30 Hudson Yards, will welcome its first visitors.
Governor Cuomo has announced JFK airport upgrades that will cost about $13 billion. Terminal 4 will be expanded with 16 new gates and a new Delta Sky Club.