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New York City Mayor Calls for ‘Full and Independent Investigation’ Into Allegations Against Gov. Cuomo

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio yesterday Called for ‘Full and Independent Investigation’ Into sexual harassment Allegations Against Gov Cuomo Gov. Cuomo has denied the allegations leveled by former staffer Lindsey Boylan. The former aide made initial claims against Cuomo in late 2020, but now is making more specific claims of physical and verbal…

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Cemetery worker dies in grave cave in

A cemetery worker at Washington Memorial Park in Middle Island was killed when the grave he was digging collapsed on him yesterday morning Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the incident Police say Rodwin Allicock, of Coram, was leveling out the bottom of a grave which was more than 7 feet deep  when…

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U. S. launches airstrikes in Syria

The United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting facilities near the Iraqi border used by Iranian-backed militia groups. The Pentagon said the strikes were retaliation for a rocket attack in Iraq earlier this month that killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member and other coalition troops. The airstrike was the first…

Virus Outbreak New York

How to book your COVID-19 vaccine appointment on Long Island

(East Farmingdale, NY)-  An estimated 10 million New Yorker’s are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in New York.  Below is some information to help you schedule an appointment. Right now in New York, the people who can sign up for COVID-19 vaccine appointments include: 1A & 1B essential employees, click here for the full…

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Northport VA holding COVID-19 vaccination clinic this weekend

(Northport, NY)-  Some Long Island Veterans may qualify to attend a one day COVID-19 vaccination clinic, happening this weekend, at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  According to Newsday, the walk-in clinic will be open on Saturday from 7:30am “until the supply runs out”.  No appointments are needed.  Certain eligibility restrictions do apply.  The Northport…

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Islanders to welcome fans back inside Nassau Coliseum

(Uniondale, NY)  The Nassau Coliseum is now among other large venues in New York State set to reopen.  The first guests invited back inside “the Barn”, will be 1,000 staff members from Northwell Health, they’ll get to watch the Islanders play, on March 11th.  For subsequent Islander games, season ticket holders will have priority.  Social…

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House set to pass The Equality Act

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House is poised to pass a bill that enshrines protections in the nation’s labor and civil rights laws for LGBTQ people, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though the legislation faces an uphill battle in the Senate. The Equality Act amends existing civil rights law to explicitly include sexual…

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Former staffer accuses Governor Cuomo of sexual harassment

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A former member of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration who previously accused him of sexual harassment has offered new details. Lindsey Boylan said in a Wednesday post that the Democrat once kissed her on the lips without consent. During her more than three years in the administration, she said Cuomo…

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Man arrested after police chase in stolen vehicle

(Mount Sinai, NY)-  A man was arrested Wednesday morning after taking police on a chase in a stolen vehicle.  Officials in Suffolk County say Christopher Cruz stole a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee from a driveway on Oakland Avenue in Port Jefferson Station at approximately 11:40 p.m. on Tuesday night.  Short while later, an unmarked police…

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State-FEMA vaccination sites open today in Brooklyn & Queens

(East Farmingdale, NY)-  Two new covid-19 vaccination sites opened on Wednesday in Brooklyn and Queens.  The new vaccination sites are a partnership between New York State and FEMA.  For now, only residents in select zip codes are eligible for vaccinations at the new sites.  More information is available, here.   Photo: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo…

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Tiger Woods seriously injured in car crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say golf star Tiger Woods was seriously injured when his SUV crashed into a median and rolled over several times on a steep road in suburban Los Angeles. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center’s chief medical officer says Woods shattered tibia and fibula bones on his right leg in multiple locations, with additional…