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New York Leads Testing; Parks Are Overrun By Social Distancing

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Wong Maye-E
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AP
Signage urging social distancing as seen in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, N.Y., earlier this month.

New York Governor Cuomo agreed with President Trump over states taking the lead on COVID-19 testing. But how it will be paid for is still not clear. Also, “social distancing” is overrunning parks and beaches just as birds begin mating.