Have you persuaded someone to be vaccinated?

Persuading hesitant individuals to obtain the vaccine is just not simple. For some individuals, it’s sufficient to have an individual in authority, like a physician or well being care employee, clarify the advantages and provides assurances that doses are secure and efficient. But for others, that’s not sufficient — and…

Teenage Boy Pleads Guilty in the Killing of Tessa Majors

When Tessa Majors, an 18-year-old Barnard College scholar, was discovered murdered in Morningside Park in 2019, New York City convulsed in grief and shock. For many, the brutal stabbing recalled an earlier time, from the sudden violence of against the law dedicated in opposition to a younger girl to fears…

Google to Spend $2.1 Billion on Manhattan Office Building

Google on Tuesday introduced it might spend $2.1 billion to purchase a sprawling Manhattan workplace constructing on the Hudson River waterfront, additional cementing the tech large’s quickly increasing presence in New York City and offering a jolt of optimism for a metropolis lashed by the pandemic and the shift to…

Turn Empty N.Y.C. Hotels Into Permanent Housing for Homeless, Adams Says

Hotels in New York City which were left empty by the pandemic can be transformed into “supportive housing” that gives a variety of help to individuals scuffling with psychological sickness or substance abuse and to individuals leaving the jail system, below a plan proposed on Monday by Eric Adams, who’s…

Latest Death at Rikers: A Man Who Almost Qualified for Release

When Gov. Kathy Hochul introduced on Friday that almost 200 folks being held at the Rikers Island jail advanced on minor parole violations can be instantly launched, Isaabdul Karim was not on the record. Ms. Hochul’s order, designed to ease a roiling disaster contained in the infamous jail, ordered the…

A Week Into the School Year, the Mayor Makes Changes

It’s Tuesday. We’ll have a look at Mayor Bill de Blasio’s adjustments on Covid-19 testing plans in faculties and quarantine guidelines when college students take a look at constructive. Credit…Anna Watts for The New York Times Parents know to count on some tweaking at the starting of the college 12…

N.Y.C. Schools’ Covid Strategy: Test More, but Keep Classrooms Open

Mayor Bill de Blasio introduced on Monday that New York City would take two new steps to deal with fears over the total reopening of faculties: require weekly coronavirus testing of unvaccinated college students and calm down quarantine guidelines to maintain extra college students in school rooms. But the mayor…

Long Island Man Targeted Latino Immigrants for Attack, Police Say

A Long Island man was charged with a number of hate crimes after he picked up Hispanic day laborers at locations they have been recognized to assemble, drove them to secluded areas and attacked them, the police stated Monday. The string of assaults started early Friday, when the person, Christopher…

Man Threatened Life of Dominican President, Prosecutors Say

Federal authorities in New York have arrested a person who they stated had posted threats on the web to kill Luis Abinader, the president of the Dominican Republic, who arrived on Saturday for the 76th General Assembly of the United Nations. Enrique Figueroa, 47, started making the threats in August…