NYC coronavirus cases increase by more than 100 in just one day

More than 100 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in New York City over the course of Tuesday, with officials expecting an exponential rise in the coming days. There are currently at least 923 confirmed COVID-19 patients in the city, up from 814 reported cases earlier Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on MSNBC. “It’s unbelievable […]

Two NYC Law Department attorneys test positive for coronavirus

A pair of attorneys in the city’s Law Department have tested positive for coronavirus, The Post has learned. One of the lawyers was believed to be connected to the outbreak in New Rochelle — where a large cluster of COVID-19 cases has been reported and the National Guard is enforcing a “containment zone,” according to the […]

NYC bar and restaurant owners face ARREST if they break lockdown rules

NYC bar and restaurant owners face ARREST if they break strict lockdown rules as some establishments promise to keep paying staff amid fears that 150,000 workers face the ax New York bar and restaurant owners will be arrested if they flout the city’s strict lockdown rules and open their doors to customers, an NYPD adviser […]

NYC teachers planning ‘mass sickout’ over de Blasio’s refusal to close schools

New York City teachers are calling for a “mass sickout” on Wednesday in response to Mayor de Blasio’s insistence on keeping public schools open amid the coronavirus outbreak. Twitter postings calling for the sickout started appearing Friday, with nervous teachers consulting colleagues about taking the drastic action to protect themselves and their families. “We’ve talked […]

Ghost town NYC: Big Apple's streets are deserted due to coronavirus

Ghost town NYC: Big Apple’s streets are deserted as at least one million stay away from public transportation, restaurants lay off staff and businesses order employees to work from home amid the coronavirus outbreak Coronavirus cases surged from 325 to 421 on Friday in New York State, with 154 of those in New York City […]

CBS closes NYC offices after two employees positive for coronavirus

Broadcasting giant CBS ordered its staff in Manhattan to work from home after two employees tested positive for coronavirus Wednesday, the network announced. The network will be closing its main East Coast production hub — the CBS Broadcast Center, at 524 West 57th Street, and its nearby property at 555 West 57th Street — for […]