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Strict COVID-19 policies in Democratic-led states worked, new research found. Republican-led states saw more illness.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York issued a mask mandate, social-distancing rules, and gathering limits in 2020. Spencer Platt/Getty Images Democratic-led states had stricter COVID-19 responses and better health outcomes, a new study found. States with stricter COVID-19 rules saw 8% fewer cases, on average, than models would've predicted. The study's researchers said the results showed politics shouldn't influence public-health policy. After nearly two years of politically charged b...
Tags: Health, New York, Science, News, Maryland, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Gop, Republican, Andrew Cuomo, Erin Schumaker, Binghamton University, Little Italy, Vermont Massachusetts, Ron DeSantis

New Yorkers are biking, scootering, and jogging to New Jersey to bet on sports games

A cyclist rides onto the George Washington Bridge on August 16, 2011 in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images New Yorkers are hitting the pavement to cross the George Washington Bridge into New Jersey. They're biking, scootering, and jogging to cross state lines and virtually sports bet, according to the New York Times. New York City has technically legalized online sports betting, but it hasn't rolled out yet. If you're a New Yorker hoping to make a dime off a sports game ...
Tags: Transportation, New York, News, Supreme Court, New York City, Trends, New York Times, New Jersey, Manhattan, Biking, Sports Illustrated, Bronx, Times, Andrew Cuomo, Jogging, New York State

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio owes nearly $320,000 in taxpayer money for security detail on his presidential campaign as he mulls running for governor

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) at the 2021 Met Gala. Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic via Getty Images New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is in hot water over his alleged misuse of his security detail. He owes nearly $320,000 in taxpayer money from using NYC security for his presidential campaign. The City Department of Investigation found a "misuse of NYPD resources for a personal benefit." See more stories on Insider's business page. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is once again und...
Tags: Politics, New York, New York City, Trends, Brooklyn, New York Times, Iowa, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo, South Carolina, Albany, De Blasio, D, Blasio, Kathy Hochul, Gracie Mansion

Top Albany Dem cuts down Cuomo over email to die-hard supporters

The top Democrat in the New York state Senate said Wednesday that disgraced former Gov. Andrew Cuomo should spend his sudden free time...
Tags: New York, Senate, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, Top Albany Dem

NY Gov. Kathy Hochul's administration can't say when people will be able to legally buy marijuana after lengthy delay under Cuomo

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D). Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images New York Gov. Kathy Hochul was left with a delayed legalized cannabis rollout upon taking office. Hochul and the Legislature finally got people appointed to key posts last month. However, an administration official was unable to provide even a tentative date for legal purchases. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has picked up the slack left by her predecessor after...
Tags: Politics, New York, Nbc, Trends, Cannabis, Connecticut, Manhattan, Andrew Cuomo, Legalization, Albany, D, Cuomo, Board, Legislature, Gough, Hochul

United States: New York Governor Lifts COVID-19 Restrictions – Considerations For Co-Op And Condo Board Policies - Armstrong Teasdale

Under recently issued guidance from Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Boards are now free to eliminate most COVID-19 restrictions, including requirements for mask wearing and social distancing for vaccinated individuals...
Tags: News, United States, Andrew Cuomo, Armstrong Teasdale

NY Attorney General Blasts Cuomo's Criticism of Her Report

New York Attorney General Letitia James is dismissing criticism from former Gov. Andrew Cuomo of the bombshell report from her office that detailed sexual harassment allegations against him.
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New York Attorney General James Defends Cuomo Investigation

New York Attorney General Letitia James dismissed criticism from former Gov_ Andrew Cuomo about the bombshell report from her office that detailed sexual harassment allegations against Cuomo, saying the former governor has “never taken responsibility for his own conduct.”.
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Police groups challenge the GOP claim that Democrats sought to 'defund the police' in reform legislation

NYPD police officers watch demonstrators in Times Square on June 1, 2020, during a "Black Lives Matter" protest. - New York's mayor Bill de Blasio today declared a city curfew from 11:00 pm to 5:00 am, as sometimes violent anti-racism protests roil communities nationwide. Saying that "we support peaceful protest," De Blasio tweeted he had made the decision in consultation with the state's governor Andrew Cuomo, following the lead of many large US cities that instituted curfews in a bid...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Law, Congress, Cbs News, Police, Senate, US, Trends, Law Enforcement, Gop, House, New Jersey, Bill De Blasio, Andrew Cuomo

Maya Guzdar: What Happened the Day After I Was Sexually Harassed at the Pentagon

Ms. Guzdar is a senior at Stanford University. She was an intern this summer at the Department of Defense and is interning at the Leadership Council for Women in National Security. I was an intern at the Department of Defense attending an office happy hour in July when a drunken senior employee — a man much older than me — began trailing me. He followed me, along with other interns, as we moved from group to group. Eventually, he cornered me, asking about my favorite alcoholic drinks (despite kn...
Tags: Opinion, Life, Defense, Department Of Defense, United States, Bill Clinton, Homeland Security, Pentagon, Times, Andrew Cuomo, Stanford University, Stanford University She, Guzdar, Brett Kavanaugh, Leadership Council, Leadership Council for Women

Chris Cuomo accused of sexual harassment by his former boss at ABC

CNN host Chris Cuomo. Donald Bowers/Getty Images Shelley Ross, a veteran TV journalist, accused CNN's Chris Cuomo of sexual harassment on Friday. Ross was Cuomo's boss at ABC up until shortly before a 2005 incident at a Manhattan bar. She said he groped her rear during a hug. Cuomo acknowledged the encounter, but called it "not sexual." See more stories on Insider's business page. CNN host Chris Cuomo has been accused of sexually harassing a former colleague, who described the ...
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CNN anchor Chris Cuomo accused of sexual harassment by former female ABC News boss

Chris Cuomo was accused of sexual harassment by a former female manager at ABC News, a month after his older brother Gov. Andrew Cuomo resigned.       [Author: New York State Team]
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Lindsey Boylan torches Chris Cuomo, CNN over sexual harassment scandal: 'Will you hold yourself accountable?'

Lindsey Boylan, the first woman to accuse Andrew Cuomo of sexual misconduct, blasted his brother, Chris Cuomo, over the sexual...
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After Executive Shake-up in New York, Reverse Mortgage Legislation Remains in Limbo

A bill which would allow seniors aged 70 or older living in New York state to take out a reverse mortgage loan on a co-operative living space appears to be in legislative limbo, likely through no fault of the reverse mortgage industry and having more to do with the recent turnover of the state’s governor. This is according to the latest information available regarding the recently-passed bill made available by the New York State Assembly and the New York State Senate. The newest version of th...
Tags: New York, Finance, Senate, Bill Clinton, Bill, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, State, State Assembly, Assembly, state Senate, Irwin, Steve Irwin, New York State Assembly, Letitia James, Hochul

Aides of Former Gov. Cuomo on Hook for New Legal Bills

New York state has stopped paying legal bills for state employees who worked for former Gov. Andrew Cuomo as he faced ongoing investigations on the state and federal level.
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Are Second Amendment Supporters Behind The Curve?

Take Action Time to Act United States – -( While the “single issue” debate can roil Second Amendment supporters, there are two things that should be kept in mind. First, Second Amendment supporters should seek to build as large a coalition as possible to oppose anti-Second Amendment legislation, officials, and candidates. Second, since threats to the Second Amendment have emerged from places they previously haven’t, Second Amendment supporters need to figure out how to address t...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Guns, Eric Holder, White House, America, Reagan, Hillary Clinton, New York Times, Andrew Cuomo, Gun Rights, Second Amendment, Nra, McDonald, Harold, Rosie O'Donnell

5 Lessons a Small Business Owner Can Learn from the Downfall of Andrew Cuomo

An attorney with employment litigation experience has advice for small businesses after the downfall of Andrew Cuomo. The former New York Governor resigned last month amid sexual harassment allegations. “Times have changed,” writes Peter J. Glennon, founder of the Glennon Law Firm . “   “Boorish behavior may have been ignored in the past. However today you will have to answer for engaging in behavior that harasses or discriminates, especially against women.  They will no longer tolerate it.” B...
Tags: New York, Sales, Times, Andrew Cuomo, New York State, Glennon, Small Business News, Peter J Glennon, New York State Victims

Developers pitch New York City casino

Developers pitch New York City casino Long-dismissed plan could gain traction because of state’s financial shortfalls New York / (Illustration by Kevin Rebong for The Real Deal) New York needs money, and some real estate developers say they have just the solution: another casino. According to the New York Times, Vornado Realty Trust has proposed a gambling venue at its property near Herald Square; Morris Bailey has discussed having one at his own Herald Square property; and L L Holding Compa...
Tags: Travel, New York City, Long, Connecticut, Queens, Broadway, Manhattan, Times, Andrew Cuomo, Ny, Cuomo, Trump, Sheldon Silver, Assembly, Herald Square, Liz Krueger

What To Do After Defeating Chipman? We’ve Just Begun The Fight

Opinion He’s out! White House is reportedly withdrawing David Chipman’s nomination to lead the ATF in a victory for gun rights organizations and a blistering defeat for Joe Biden and the gun prohibition lobby. (Screen capture, YouTube, Sen.Mike Lee) United States – -( Second Amendment supporters have every right to treat themselves in the wake of the Biden-Harris regime pulling the nomination of anti-Second Amendment extremist David Chipman to be director of the Bureau of Alcoh...
Tags: Guns, Senate, White House, Reagan, Joe Biden, United States, Biden, Andrew Cuomo, Gun Rights, Second Amendment, Nra, Harold, Manchin, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms, ATF, Joe Manchin

A New York hospital has been forced to temporarily stop delivering babies after several staff quit over the vaccine mandate

The hospital plans to focus on recruiting nurses who are vaccinated. Mario Tama/Getty Images The mass resignation of maternity staff caused a New York hospital to stop delivering babies. At least six maternity-unit staff chose to resign rather than get vaccinated, 7News reported. The service will pause after September 27 so that the hospital can recruit vaccinated staff. See more stories on Insider's business page. Lewis County General Hospital in Lowville, New York, will temporarily ...
Tags: New York, Trends, Andrew Cuomo, Lewis County, state Department of Health, Lowville New York, Mario Tama Getty, Cayer, Zahra Tayeb, Lewis County General Hospital, Gerald Cayer, Lewis County Health System

End of eviction ban to unleash 14,000 warrants in NY

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. End of eviction ban to unleash 14,000 warrants in NY Advocates ask Cuomo to extend moratorium for pre-pandemic cases New York / Governor Andrew Cuomo (iStock; Cuomo by Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images) With one of New York’s eviction moratoriums set to expire tomorrow, some 14,000 active eviction warrants are poised to move forward, legal services providers warn. The cases we...
Tags: Travel, New York, Congress, New York City, Philadelphia, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Ny, Vermont, Cuomo, Trump, Legal Aid Society, Connecticut Massachusetts New Jersey, Judith Goldiner, Stefani Reynolds Getty Images With, Goldiner

2nd Circuit Affirms Conviction of Former Top Cuomo Aide

A federal appeals court has affirmed the conviction of one of ex-New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's top aides for fraud and accepting bribes.
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HRC Prez Ousted After Getting Caught Helping Cuomo With Sexual Harassment Crisis

Alphonso David has been fired as the president the Human Rights Campaign over his involvement in then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s attempts to take down one of his accusers. [Author: Cristina Cabrera]
Tags: News, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Human Rights Campaign, Alphonso David, Cristina Cabrera

Former Human Rights Campaign head threatens 'legal challenge' after being fired over accusations of involvement in Cuomo sexual-harassment scandal

Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former Human Rights Campaign President Alphonso David (right). Gary Gershoff/Getty Images The Human Rights Campaign board ousted its president, Alphonso David, on Sunday. David is now threatening a "legal challenge" to what he argues was an unjust dismissal. David advised Cuomo as an attorney, but did not disclose that work to his employer, per The Times. See more stories on Insider's business page. After the board of the Human Rights Campaign fire...
Tags: Politics, New York, Washington Post, Time, Trends, David, HRC, Times, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, Human Rights Campaign, Letitia James, Roberta Kaplan, Gary Gershoff Getty, Alphonso David, Jake Lahut

Human Rights Campaign terminates president over how he helped Cuomo retaliate against an accuser

The Human Rights Campaign has terminated its president Alphonso David following an investigation last month over his actions while assisting former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was responding to an allegation of sexual harassment, according to a statement from the HRC.
Tags: New York, Cnn, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, Human Rights Campaign, Alphonso David

LGBTQ Rights Group President Fired Over Ties to Cuomo

The board of directors of the Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s largest LGBTQ-rights organization, has fired its president because of developments related to the sexual harassment case that prompted Andrew Cuomo’s resignation as governor of New York.
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10 Things in Politics: Gov't workers want to WFH forever

Welcome back, I hope you had a relaxing holiday weekend. This is 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Confessions from federal employees who love WFH and want telework to continueAttorney General Merrick Garland vows to protect Texans seeking abortionsSpecial-interest gr...
Tags: Hbo, New York, Texas, Congress, Cdc, Time, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Afghanistan, David, Gop, Taliban, Williams, Tennessee, New York Times

Human Rights Campaign Fires President Alphonso David Amid Links To Andrew Cuomo

A report on harassment allegations against Cuomo found David advised the then-governor over his response to the claims.
Tags: News, David, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, Alphonso David

More than 45 dead after Ida’s remnants blindside Northeast

By BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, DAVID PORTER and JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK (AP) — A stunned U.S. East Coast faced a rising death toll, surging rivers and tornado damage Thursday after the remnants of Hurricane Ida walloped the region with record-breaking rain, drowning at least 46 people in their homes and cars. In a region that had been warned about potentially deadly flash flooding but hadn’t braced for such a blow from the no-longer-hurricane, the storm killed people from Maryland to Connecticut on Wedn...
Tags: National Weather Service, New York, Maryland, Washington, Massachusetts, New York City, Uncategorized, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Atlantic, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Queens, New Jersey

Death toll tops 40 after Ida’s remnants blindside Northeast

By BOBBY CAINA CALVAN, DAVID PORTER and JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says his state’s death toll from the remnants of Hurricane Ida has risen to at least 23. Murphy spoke as his states and others in the U.S. Northeast reckoned Thursday with flooding, tornado damage, and continuing calls for rescue after the storm took residents and officials by surprise. At least 43 people were killed from Maryland to Connecticut. ___ THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. AP’s earlier sto...
Tags: New York, Maryland, Washington, New York City, Uncategorized, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Atlantic, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Queens, New Jersey, Bill De Blasio, Philadelphia