"The idea of officers being excluded is disheartening and runs counter to our shared values of inclusion and tolerance,” the NYPD said in response to the changes.
"The vaccine works, and we are continuing to do everything we can to make it accessible in every community. If you still need to get your shot, you just need to show up at one of our sites and roll up your sleeve," Cuomo said.
Authorities say the suspect then punched the woman in the face without any apparent provocation, before getting off the bus.
Police have identified three teens under arrest in connection with a series of slashings, beatings, and robberies that unfolded early Friday on the 4, 5, 6 subway line. They are looking to arrest one other suspect.
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.
The NYPD has arrested several suspects in connection with a series of slashings, beatings, and robberies that unfolded early Friday morning on the 4, 5, 6 subway line.
The U.S. Justice Department charged a man from central New York with misdemeanors in connection with entering the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
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Freeport High School said it was the first school district on Long Island to offer vaccines to students.
Police say the victim, 17-year-old Tony Boyd, was struck by multiple bullets and killed.
Donald Trump intends to fight New York City's plans to fire his company from running a city golf course in the Bronx. Trump's son Eric is demanding a payout of more than $30 million.
Shortly after Cheney was removed, Rep. Elise Stefanik published a letter penned to House Republicans explaining why she wanted to be the next No. 3 Republican in the House.
The Democratic primary race that will likely decide the next mayor of New York City is getting serious.
Four-year-old Skye Martinez, the youngest victim of the shooting in Times Square, was honored by the NYPD in Brooklyn on Thursday.
The victim allegedly complained about the suspects playing loud music from their cars when they attacked him and stole his cell phone and wallet.
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An NYPD officer was shot three times responding to calls of shots fired in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The officer's bulletproof vest likely saved his life.
Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park and Nassau Community College in Garden City are vaccinating children against COVID-19.
The restaurant chain Shake Shack has said that it will offer vouchers for a free burger or sandwich with fries to anyone who has gotten the COVID vaccine until June 12.
If you need help feeding your dog, this pet food giveaway on Long Island can help.