While the CDC says it is OK for vaccinated people to stop wearing masks in most cases, New York will wait to drop its requirement.
In an effort to increase vaccinations across New York State, free tickets are being offered in exchange for getting vaccinated.
The FDA has said the Pfizer vaccine is safe for kids 12 to 15. If the CDC signs off on the vaccine, New York is ready to start giving shots to children in that age group.
Rob Astorino, a former Westchester County executive, plans to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the governorship once again.
Lindsey Boylan, the first woman to publicly accuse Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, wants to be the next Manhattan Borough President.
Investigators looking into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo interviewed county officials about his “vaccine czar” calling them to assess their support for the embattled governor.
Broadway tickets are on sale ahead of the grand reopening of shows in September, but there are still are a lot of questions that need to be ironed out, including whether audience members will have to be vaccinated.
Ticket sales to Broadway shows can resume May 6 with performances cleared to resume starting September 14.
The subway system has an image problem to contend with since the start of the pandemic. The mayor's office and NYPD said overall crime is down on the subway. But per million riders, major felonies are up.
New York State will begin a major reopening on May 19 and around-the-clock subway service will resume May 17.
The indoor dining capacity in New York City can expand to 75% beginning May 7, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
Pointing to a successful effort to vaccinate millions of New Yorkers from the coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city will fully reopen on July 1.
For months, Gov. Andrew Cuomo blocked the Health Department from sharing with the public and the state's Legislature just how many people died in New York's nursing homes during the pandemic, according to a new report.
Restaurants will be allowed to stay open for regular operating hours and seating will be allowed at bars in New York City beginning next month.
Large-scale outdoor event venues in New York can operate at 33% of capacity starting May 19 for professional and collegiate sports and live entertainment events.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo claimed Monday he "didn't do anything wrong" in his first open press event since women began accusing him of sexual harassment late last year.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office said it won't reveal what it told the U.S. Justice Department about COVID-19 outbreaks in nursing homes.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says walk-in COVID-19 shots will be available to anyone over 60 at mass vaccination sites run by New York state starting Friday.
Free joints will be passed your way at Union Square Park as long as you can prove you’re fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination card.
New York's attorney general is investigating whether Gov. Andrew Cuomo broke the law by having members of his staff help write and promote his pandemic leadership book.