NY law students want to skip bar exam because of coronavirus
NEWSNY law students want to skip bar exam because of coronavirus

A group New York law students want to be allowed to practice law without sitting for the bar exam if the July test is cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. A thousand students from all 15 New... More

 
Straphangers report packed subways on day 2 of reduced MTA service
NEWSStraphangers report packed subways on day 2 of reduced MTA service

New York City’s remaining subway riders took to Twitter Thursday to report packed trains — two days into the MTA’s coronavirus-fueled service reductions. Transit officials announced plans earlier... More

 
NYPD headquarters employee dead from coronavirus complications
NEWSNYPD headquarters employee dead from coronavirus complications

A dedicated NYPD worker has died from coronavirus complications — the first in the Finest’s ranks, Commissioner Dermot Shea announced Thursday night. Dennis Dickson, 62, a civilian cleaner at 1... More

 
NYPD counter-terror chief John Miller hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms
NEWSNYPD counter-terror chief John Miller hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms

NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Miller is in serious condition at a New York City hospital with coronavirus symptoms, The Post has learned. The department’s head of counter-terrorism was at Lenox... More

 
Cuomo wonders if coronavirus quarantine may have backfired in some cases
NEWSCuomo wonders if coronavirus quarantine may have backfired in some cases

Sweeping statewide quarantine orders may not have been the most effective strategy to combat the coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo conceded on Thursday, as he weighed plans to restart the economy. “We... More

 
Backers of elite school admissions testing laud minority tutoring program results
NEWSBackers of elite school admissions testing laud minority tutoring program results

The big-name backers of specialized high school admissions testing claimed Thursday their pilot tutoring program for Latino and African American students was a success. Education Equity Campaign —... More

 
65 NY nurses have tested positive for the coronavirus, survey claims
NEWS65 NY nurses have tested positive for the coronavirus, survey claims

The NYS Nurses Association queried its members in a text survey between March 23 and March 24 and found positive COVID-19 cases at nearly all downstate hospitals where it has members. More

 
Shrimp vendor at Wuhan market may be coronavirus ‘patient zero’
NEWSShrimp vendor at Wuhan market may be coronavirus ‘patient zero’

A shrimp peddler at the Chinese market where the coronavirus pandemic likely began has been identified as one of the first victim's of the disease -- and possibly “patient zero.” More

 
French teen is youngest known to die from coronavirus in Europe
NEWSFrench teen is youngest known to die from coronavirus in Europe

A 16-year-old French schoolgirl with no underlying health problems has become the youngest person in Europe to die of COVID-19, according to reports. More

 
Trump pledges to work with China’s Xi Jinping to fight coronavirus
NEWSTrump pledges to work with China’s Xi Jinping to fight coronavirus

President Trump announced Friday that he and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have pledged  to cooperate in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic. More

 
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has coronavirus
NEWSUK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has coronavirus

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, he revealed Friday. More

 
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro threatens Trump in face of drug charges
NEWSVenezuelan President Nicolás Maduro threatens Trump in face of drug charges

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro slammed President Trump as a “racist cowboy” as he defied a $15 million bounty by the US to face drug-trafficking charges. More

 
Tennessee tells doctors to use goggles, diapers as coronavirus protection
NEWSTennessee tells doctors to use goggles, diapers as coronavirus protection

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The state Department of Health is advising doctors to use diapers and swim goggles to protect their faces if they cannot obtain personal protective equipment due to shortages... More

 
Stockpile of expired masks likely to be given to TSA workers
NEWSStockpile of expired masks likely to be given to TSA workers

A stockpile of 1.5 million expired N95 respirator masks belonging to the US Customs and Border Protection agency is expected to be deployed to the Transportation Security Administration to aid its... More

 
Shanghai reopening 205 cinemas that closed due to COVID-19
NEWSShanghai reopening 205 cinemas that closed due to COVID-19

After two months of being shut down due to the rapid spread of coronavirus, Chinese officials announced Thursday that they are planning to reopen 205 cinemas on Saturday. The teeming metropolis of... More

 
Connecticut to reduce coronavirus testing, focus on medical workers, ‘very sick’
NEWSConnecticut to reduce coronavirus testing, focus on medical workers, ‘very sick’

HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut plans to decrease testing for the new coronavirus, giving priority to the very sick, health care workers and front-line responders, Gov. Ned Lamont said Thursday.... More

 
Family says ‘perfectly healthy’ dad is dead days after coronavirus diagnosis
NEWSFamily says ‘perfectly healthy’ dad is dead days after coronavirus diagnosis

A “perfectly healthy” father of six from Texas died Thursday from the coronavirus — two days after he received his positive diagnosis, a report said. Adolph Mendez, known as TJ, was 44-years-old.... More

 
Trump questions if New York will actually need 30K ventilators
NEWSTrump questions if New York will actually need 30K ventilators

President Trump on Thursday downplayed the number of ventilators he thinks New York will need in the battle against the coronavirus. “I have a feeling that a lot of the numbers that are being said... More

 
‘I’ll kiss it goodbye’: Trump to see off Navy hospital ship headed to New York
NEWS‘I’ll kiss it goodbye’: Trump to see off Navy hospital ship headed to New York

A mammoth floating Navy hospital will arrive in New York on Monday to aid in the battle against the coronavirus, President Trump said Thursday. The president will be on hand at the Naval Station... More

 
Bailouts for NASA, Smithsonian included in coronavirus package
NEWSBailouts for NASA, Smithsonian included in coronavirus package

WASHINGTON — A $25 million grant for the Kennedy Center and a $60 million bailout for NASA are among the bizarre items stuffed inside Congress’ $2 trillion coronavirus bill. While the emergency... More