Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to

Travel ban in effect in New York City, outdoor subways shuts down due to
A coordinated ban on travel in New York City, Nassau and Suffolk counties began at 2:30 p.m. The ban has been coordinated with New Jersey, closing Port Authority bridges and tunnels into New York. Only authorized emergency vehicles, hazard vehicles …
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A Winter's Worth Of Snow In One Day: Total Nears Record For NYC
Meanwhile, until 7 a.m. Sunday, all New York City roads — as well as all Port Authority bridges and tunnels — were to remain shut down to non-emergency motorists. Those who are caught on a banned road will receive a summons with the possibility of …
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New York City's Flu Shot Mandate for Young Children Is Struck Down

New York City's Flu Shot Mandate for Young Children Is Struck Down
A judge ruled on Thursday that the New York City health department could not require young children to be vaccinated for the flu to attend city-licensed preschools and day care centers, striking down one of the more ambitious public health initiatives …
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New York City to Expand Homeless Outreach
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the creation of a citywide task force to address street homelessness block-by-block, saying in a speech to business leaders Thursday that the city will arrive on-scene within an hour of a resident reporting …
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Christmas in New York City
Nobody would fault you for heading to New York City in the spring when Central Park blooms big or, really, in any of the seasons—but to see the city in a full-on glittery Christmas frenzy, winter can't be beat. The city's usual go-go-go energy (there …
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