Stories tagged: "New York"

PHOTOS: How These Artists Showed Up to Support Black Lives Matter

Latinos represented and expressed their solidarity to the Black Lives Matter protests by adding color to the empty streets of SOHO.

PHOTOS: Protests Erupt In NYC After George Floyd Murder

Minutes after the arrest and prosecution with 3rd-degree murder of the officer involved in Floyd's death, New Yorkers joined protesters around the country to demand justice. This is what we saw.

Is Memorial Day the First Social Distancing Long Weekend in U.S. History?

Social distancing is practiced by some and ignored by others in a warm Memorial Day Weekend in New York City. Here's how the epicenter — still — of Coronavirus looks like.

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These 2 Hispanic Churches Have Lost 100 Worshippers to COVID-19

Many in their communities have vulnerabilities — jobs classified as essential during the pandemic. And many are undocumented immigrants who lack access to healthcare.

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These Democrats Demand Police Training As Minorities Fear Masks May Make Them A Target

Senators Kamala Harris and Cory Booker advocate for Black Americans and demand Attorney General Barr to require all officers to do anti-bias training.

Photo Essay: New York Is Still Quiet as Coronavirus Cases Start to Peak

As we wander a calm and quiet New York City, we realize that certain things that seemed unprecedented only a week ago now seem utterly normal.

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New York Funeral Homes Struggle to Keep Up With Surge in Deaths From Coronavirus

As New York approaches the 100,000 mark, the death toll surges to almost 3,000. Funeral homes simply don't have space for every body.