New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that New York’s Major League Baseball teams, the Yankees and Mets, will hold spring training in the city. The move comes as MLB has shuttered all 30 of its Florida and Arizona spring training camps for deep cleaning after several teams reported cases of coronavirus among staff and [
New York’s new law eliminating bail for most offenses got overhauled in April after a backlash. The changes take effect July 2. [ more › ]
This is nothing new for the Mets, who have employed plenty of position players since 1973 who probably could have been best utilized at DH.
Former New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer David Afanador has been arrested and charged with strangulation and attempted strangulation, after violating the city's brand new ban on police choking suspects. That law—the Eric Garner Anti-Chokehold Act, named after the man killed by police in 2014 for selling black-market cigarettes—was passed by state lawmakers on June 8. It "establishes the crime of aggravated strangulation for police officers or peace officers where such officer...
The safety measure comes as states like Florida, Arizona and Texas see record spikes in cases.
New York, New Jersey & Connecticut Orders Visitors To Quarantine For 2 Weeks
New Jersey and New York are the nation's least patriotic states: study
Damaging storms moved through a large part of the country yesterday from New Mexico to New York.
NSFW - which stands for New Society for Wellness - held its first event since lockdown began last weekend. The exclusive sex club limited in-person participation to 10% of its capacity.
The U.S. military is the world’s largest institutional consumer of fossil fuels. Yet the carbon footprint of warfare hasn’t been a central focus of the U.S. climate movement. Even the game-changing Green New Deal resolution that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey introduced last year — the most comprehensive
Florida reported 11,458 new coronavirus cases Saturday, it highest daily tally yet, nearly tying New York's high of 11,571 in April.
Andrew Cuomo, the governor of New York, confirmed on Friday that there had been 918 new infections over the previous 24 hours - the highest number since mid June.