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Pressure Mounts For Gov. Andrew Cuomo To Resign
Sunday, March 14, 2021
We get the latest updates on New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who is facing pressure to resign in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior from six women.
Brooklyn Librarian Becomes Unlikely Star With Her Bilingual Story Time
Sunday, February 28, 2021
The pandemic has yielded a silver lining for the Brooklyn Public Library. Tenzin Kalsang's Tibetan story time has been drawing audiences in the tens of thousands.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Faces Sexual Harassment Accusations
Friday, February 26, 2021
This week, a former aide came forward and accused New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment after the governor was already under investigation for misclassifying COVID-19 nursing home deaths.
The Pandemic Has Made An Unlikely Star Out Of A Brooklyn Librarian
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
The pandemic has yielded a silver lining for the Brooklyn Public Library. Bilingual librarian Tenzin Kalsang's Tibetan story time has been drawing audiences in the thousands.
New York Restaurants Hope To Avoid Heartbreak On Valentine's Weekend
Saturday, February 13, 2021
Now that they can reopen for limited indoor seating, restaurants in New York City are hoping customers show up for what's normally a busy holiday.
New Yorkers Lunge, Twist And Zumba Their Way Through The Pandemic Together
Friday, January 29, 2021
The pandemic has left many Americans craving safe social interaction. For one group of New Yorkers, outdoor Zumba classes bring a little joy.
Outdoor Zumba Classes Bring Joy To Some New Yorkers During The Pandemic
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
The pandemic and contentious national politics have left many Americans disheartened. Some are turning to little things to find joy. For one group of New Yorkers, that's outdoor Zumba classes.
Some Seniors Face Shrinking Nest Eggs As They Care For Loved Ones During Pandemic
Monday, January 25, 2021
Many senior citizens entered their golden years with more debt than previous generations, and now they're struggling financially as they try to provide care for an ailing relative during the pandemic.
New York City Cancels Contracts With Trump Organization
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Mayor Bill de Blasio said that President Trump "incited a rebellion" and that New York City "will not be associated with those unforgivable acts in any shape, way or form."
For Some New Americans, Capitol Attack Was An Echo Of Turmoil They'd Hoped To Escape
Saturday, January 09, 2021
For many Americans, this week's attack was shocking. But for the millions of Americans born in countries with a history of political instability, the event has carried a different resonance.
Amid Isolation And Loneliness, Elderly Face Crumbling Safety Net
Sunday, January 03, 2021
New York has more people over the age of 65 than the total population of many states. And despite federal aid, the state's system meant to help protect seniors is short tens of millions of dollars.
How Shipping Shortfalls Are Affecting Small Businesses
Friday, December 11, 2020
Online sales have exploded this year, which means an increase in shipping volumes. As the holiday season approaches, NPR discusses how shipping delays may affect small businesses.
U.S. Heads Into Winter Months With Coronavirus Cases Surging
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
The governors of California and New York have sounded the alarm that hospitals may be overwhelmed this winter if COVID-19 infection rates continue to rise.
What Can Police Do About Large Gatherings In Private Homes?
Monday, November 23, 2020
With COVID-19 cases surging, many states are restricting the size of gatherings. But, how do you police what people do in their own homes?
NYPD Official Accused Of Racist And Anti-Semitic Posts
Friday, November 06, 2020
An official at the New York City Police Department is accused of posting racist and anti-Semitic messages to an online forum frequented by police.
Broadway Artists Push For Legislation To Support Industry In The Pandemic
Friday, October 30, 2020
As arts workers continue to struggle, they're trying their hand at something new — a piece of legislation that would keep their industry alive through the pandemic.
Trump, Mnuchin, And The 2017 Tax Overhaul
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
President Trump's 2017 tax overhaul was supposed to pay for itself. It didn't.
MoMA Workers Must Decide Whether To Return To Work Amid Pandemic
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Workers at the Museum of Modern Art in New York are being pressured to return to work, in person. They're afraid of catching the coronavirus but equally scared of losing their jobs.
Lego Fans Tricked By Counterfeit Kits
Friday, September 18, 2020
Discontinued Lego sets can be worth a lot of money. Counterfeit Lego kits, made illegally in China, are scamming collectors.
'It's A Disaster': German Expats Love U.S. But Not Its Handling Of Coronavirus
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Germany has flattened its curve, and unemployment has barely budged. Some Germans living in the U.S. are mystified by how politicized the pandemic has become here.