Andrew Cuomo

Darren McGee / Office of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

China has donated a 1000 ventilators to help New Yorkers infected with covid-19. This as the state’s coronavirus death toll increased by another 630 people last night with most of that growth occurring outside New York City. 



Here’s the latest on the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak in the region:


New York has nearly 103,000 confirmed cases — with nearly 22,200 cases on Long Island. Westchester County has over 12,300 cases. New York City has hit 60,000 cases. Nearly 3,000 people have died statewide. 


Kevin P. Coughlin / Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

A new poll by Siena College shows a big change of fortune for Governor Andrew Cuomo, with 87% approving of his handling of the coronavirus.

Darren McGee / Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he’s okay with the CDC’s travel advisory for Connecticut, New York and New Jersey. He says it’s what the states have been telling people already.  

John Minchillo / Associated Press

New York has failed to “flatten the curve” when it comes to the spread of the coronavirus, and Governor Andrew Cuomo says he will not sacrifice any lives for the sake of the economy.