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DNC Announces Speakers For Largely Virtual Convention

The Democratic National Convention next week features speeches from the Obamas, the Clintons and Biden’s most formidable competitor for the Democratic nomination, Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT). Biden’s much-anticipated running mate, who has not yet been named, is also scheduled to address the convention on Wednesday. The schedule, provided by Democratic officials involved in the planning, includes speeches from several of the women who had made a list of potential running mates for the former Vice...
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AOC slams New York Governor Cuomo over reopening schools in autumn

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has taken a swipe at New York Governor Andrew Cuomo over his decision to allow schools to open this fall, a rare case of Democrat-on-Democrat sparring during the pandemic."If it's not safe enough for indoor dining, what makes it safe enough for indoor schooling?" Ocasio-Cortez asked in a tweet. "And restaurants actually have soap in the bathrooms."
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US Tops 5 Million Coronavirus Cases, With Five States Making Up More Than 40% Of Tally

(CNN) — The US topped 5 million cases of coronavirus early Sunday — and as experts have highlighted before, the true number of infections could be many times higher. The number means the country holds about a quarter of global cases of the virus and also tops the list with the most reported deaths in the world. Of the country’s 5,036,387 estimated cases, 162,851 have been deadly, according to data collected by John Hopkins University. To put the number in perspective, that means the United State...
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US passes 5m Covid-19 cases as Joe Biden says pandemic 'breaks heart'

US has the highest number of cases and the highest number of deaths in the world as former vice president attacks Donald Trump over coronavirus ‘failures’The US on Sunday passed the grim milestone of 5m coronavirus cases, as Donald Trump’s executive orders seeking to break a political impasse over further economic relief were denounced by a Republican as “unconstitutional slop” and Joe Biden accused the president of issuing little more than “excuses and lies”.Recriminations have been flying in W...
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NRA Hits Back with Federal Suit v. James; Anti-2A Groups Exploit Lawsuits

The NRA Headquarters building U.S.A. –-( Asserting that New York State Attorney General Letitia James’s lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association is “motivated and substantially caused by her hostility toward the NRA’s political advocacy,” the association has filed a countersuit in federal court and is asking for a jury trial. The lawsuit was filed by attorney William A. Brewer III of New York in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York in Alban...
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Citing New York’s COVID Success, Cuomo Gives Schools Green Light To Open In Fall

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York schools can bring children back to classrooms for the start of the school year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday, citing success in battling the coronavirus in the state that once was the U.S. heart of the pandemic. The Democratic governor’s decision clears the way for schools to offer at least some days of in-person classes, alongside remote learning. Students will be required to wear masks throughout school day. “Everywhere in the state, every region is below ...
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Cuomo says NYC schools can open. Agents predict a return to the city

On Friday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced schools would reopen in September. Parents that fled for the suburbs could return if the city goes through with the plan.
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Trump's latest fundraising attempt is reportedly a Facebook scam against his own supporters

President Trump would love to have dinner with you, for the low, low price of a $10,000 fine.The Trump campaign blitzed supporters this week asking for donations in exchange for the chance to attend a "VIP dinner" with the president in Southampton, New York on Aug. 8, but Popular Information's Judd Legum, who investigated the contest, says the fundraising attempt is a pretty blatant "scam."The ads, which reportedly cost the campaign $100,000 to run on Facebook, failed to mention that anyone ...
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All schools across New York state are cleared to open for in-person learning, Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

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All New York schools are cleared to reopen for in-person classes, Cuomo says

All school districts across the state of New York are cleared to open, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in a news conference by phone Friday morning.
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How Is New York Having Crazy Parties With No COVID Surge?

Bikini-packed pool parties. Insane backyard blowouts. Unhinged prom bashes.Spectacular scenes of COVID-19 recklessness have emerged from New Jersey in recent weeks, alarming state leaders into implementing new restrictions to curb the tide of rising coronavirus cases and prompting plenty of snickering about the Jersey Shore. But a looming question has plagued experts as similar signs of non-compliance have been witnessed across the Hudson River in New York—without the same upticks.New Jersey and...
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The Government Cannot Protect You! You Must Protect Yourself!

The Government Cannot Protect You! You Must Protect Yourself! U.S.A. –-( As a NYPD veteran police officer, and Adjunct Professor/Lecturer of Police Science at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, National Rifle Association Certified Firearms Instructor (pistol, rifle, and shotgun), and Training Counselor, and active member of the International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors, and lifetime resident of New York City, I have dedicated my life to the preservatio...
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Governor Cuomo begs rich people who've relocated to their out-of-the-city houses: "You gotta come back."

He wants them back in New York City but he knows what they're thinking: "If I stay there, I pay a lower income tax, because they don’t pay the New York City surcharge." That quote is from Cuomo, who doesn't find it hard to read minds, not when it comes to rich people and tax avoidance.Some of the city’s wealthiest neighborhoods lost as many as 40 percent of their residents between March and May, thanks to the COVID-19 outbreak. And new levies — a billionaires’ tax, an ultra-millionaires’ tax, et...
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Ice cream made with liquor is now legal in New York, because sure, why not

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation authorizing the manufacture and sale of liquor-infused frozen desserts, a measure intended to help the state's dairy workers, liquor producers, restaurants and retailers.
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How many people need to be infected to achieve herd immunity?

“The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson. Gov. Andrew Cuomo believes that New York has vanquished the virus by good policy. Never mind that New York’s mortality numbers total to the worst in the United States. Being smashed very early by the […] Find jobs at Careers by Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
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Governor Cuomo begs wealthy New Yorkers to come home to save ailing city

The governor of New York has begged the city’s wealthy, who fled the coronavirus outbreak, to return and help it recover. Andrew Cuomo said he was extremely worried about New York City weathering the Covid-19 aftermath if too many of the well-heeled taxpayers who fled to second homes decide there is no need to move back. “They are in their Hamptons homes, or Hudson Valley or Connecticut. I talk to them literally every day. I say. ‘When are you coming back? I’ll buy you a drink. I’ll cook,’ “ Mr ...
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Barriers up, beaches closed as Isaias threatens NYC

Governor Andrew Cuomo urged New Yorkers to be prepared for heavy rains and strong winds as Isaias moved up the East Coast.
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Gov. Cuomo sounds off on school reopening plans

NEW YORK - Gov. Andrew Cuomo voiced caution Sunday over plans to reopen schools in the Big Apple and beyond. "It's about the parents being comfortable," he said during a press call. "Just because a school district says 'we're open' does not mean students are going to go." The comments came after the de Blasio administration on Friday said New York City is on track to reopen schools as long as ...
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Revealed: super-rich donate to Cuomo as he rejects tax hikes for billionaires

Investigation shows governor’s political machine has received money from more than a third of New York’s billionaire familiesNew York governor Andrew Cuomo has stood firm against intensifying pressure to avert massive budget cuts by raising taxes on the many billionaires who live in his state. Related: 'Egregious' distancing violations at Chainsmokers charity concert – Cuomo Continue reading...
Tags: Business, New York, World news, Executive pay and bonuses, US news, US politics, Andrew Cuomo, Cuomo, familiesNew York

The US is neck-deep in a constitutional crisis

Hello, everyone! Welcome to the new edition of Insider Today. Please sign up here. QUOTE OF THE DAY "I want to stress that this is a very highly unusual event. In fact, this is the only confirmed fatality in Maine waters from a shark attack," — Patrick Keliher, commissioner of Maine Department of Marine Resources, on the Monday great white shark attack that killed 63-year-old Julie Dimperio Holowach, who was swimming 20 yards offshore. LISTEN OF THE DAY Should schools reopen? We sat down w...
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Our Cartoon President Season 3 Sneak Peek: It’s Not Over Until Democracy Sings

Our Cartoon President Season 3 Sneak Peek: It’s Not Over Until Democracy Sings Showtime has released a sneak peek at the back-half of Our Cartoon President Season 3, featuring Cartoon Trump and Cartoon Biden facing off when the animated comedy series returns on Sunday, September 13 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT. You can check out the sneak peek in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {...
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US Open to be played behind closed doors

The 9th hole of Winged Foot Golf Club West Course in Mamaroneck, N.Y. photographed on June 26-27, 2019 (Copyright USGA/Russell Kirk) The 120th U.S. Open Championship will be played without spectators on-site due to ongoing health and safety concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic.Scheduled for Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York from September 1...
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New York Updates Reverse Mortgage Regulations with Trade Association Input

The New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) has issued new updates to a series of regulations governing both Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs) and proprietary reverse mortgage products originated within the state, considering a series of industry comments submitted to the regulatory body by the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA). This is according to an email alert issued to members of the reverse mortgage trade association. Among the series of regulatory cha...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo says MLB teams are welcome to play in New York during coronavirus pandemic

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says his state could host more MLB teams this season as the league tries to play during the coronavirus pandemic.         [Author: New York State Team]
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'Egregious' distancing violations at Hamptons charity concert - Cuomo

New York governor says event featuring Goldman Sachs CEO and Chainsmokers breached Covid-19 rulesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageNew York health authorities are to investigate a charity concert in the Hamptons, which included performances by the Goldman Sachs chief David Solomon and DJ duo the Chainsmokers, over “egregious” social distancing violations.The drive-in event, Safe & Sound, had space for about 600 cars and was held in Southampton village on Saturday. It wa...
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United States: New York Announces One Of The World's Largest Procurements For Offshore Wind And Onshore Renewable Energy Projects. - McDermott Will & Emery

On July 21, 2020, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the largest combined clean energy solicitation ever issued in the United States, seeking up to 4 GW of renewable capacity.
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Chainsmokers Concert On Blast Over Videos Of ‘Egregious Social Distancing Violations’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he was "appalled" by videos of the crowded Hamptons event.
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With Illinois COVID-19 Cases Climbing, Will Chicago Require A 14 Day Quarantine For Anyone Who Has Recently Been In Illinois? Is The Wrong Metric Being Used?

Earlier this month Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot took a page out of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s playbook and added a 14 day quarantine for people coming from states with a high infection COVID-19 rate. EFFECTIVE MONDAY: To preserve the gains Chicago has made, we're issuing an Emergency Travel Order directing travelers entering or returning to […]
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'I loved John Lewis': how he and Robert Kennedy forged an iron bond

Kerry Kennedy on the civil rights leader she knew – and why the bridge at the heart of Bloody Sunday should be renamedJohn Lewis’s office on Capitol Hill resembled a civil rights museum, with monochrome photos in neat white borders and black frames and a TV for visitors to watch a documentary. Prominent in the room was both a campaign poster and bust of Robert Kennedy, one of Lewis’s closest friends and allies.As America prepares to mourn the civil rights hero who died last week aged 80 with a s...
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