C 19: So, Can We Take These Masks Off Now?

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Governor Cuomo says vaccinated New Yorkers can ditch the masks -- in most cases. Exposing health inequities in Connecticut, some controversy in Long Beach over the pride flag, and a plan to better protect the Long Island Sound.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a contract for his latest memoir last year that brought in an initial $3,120,000 million dollars, with an additional $2 million expected to be paid to him over the next two years, according to his tax returns.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that New York will adopt the new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines regarding masks on Wednesday.

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Yale University will require faculty and staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by August 1.

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Equity advocates in Connecticut say racial bias in health care has been linked to the fact that Black infants are more than twice as likely to die as white infants.