Governor Cuomo signs bill legalizing recreational marijuana in New York state

Embattled New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that legalizes recreational marijuana in the Empire state – making New York the 16th State in the country to legalize sales to adults.  The bill reached Cuomo’s desk Tuesday night after State Assembly voted 100-49 to pass the marijuana legalization bill. Under the bill, signed on … Read more

Governor Cuomo signs bill legalizing recreational marijuana in New York state

New York officially legalizes marijuana: Gov. Cuomo signs bill allowing adults over 21 to carry up to three ounces and grow up to three plants in their homes  Cuomo signed a bill that legalizes recreational marijuana in New York State on Wednesday after a 100-49 State Assembly vote on Tuesday nightNew Yorkers aged 21 and over … Read more

Cuomo’s staffers have stopped going to work and believe he should resign

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s staffers have stopped showing up for work as the embattled New York lawmaker now faces allegations of sexual harassment from seven women, according to reports. The New York Post said Saturday that the governor’s office in the Capitol on Albany is empty; that staffers believe he should resign; and ‘virtually all’ of … Read more

Cuomo’s staffers have stopped going to work and believe he should resign

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s staffers have stopped showing up for work as the embattled New York lawmaker now faces allegations of sexual harassment from seven women, according to reports. The New York Post said Saturday that the governor’s office in the Capitol on Albany is empty; that staffers believe he should resign; and ‘virtually all’ of … Read more

Biden wants Cuomo probe: Jen Psaki says president supports review into sexual assault claims

Biden wants Cuomo probe: Jen Psaki says president supports review into sexual assault claims against NY governor and admits she found new allegations ‘hard to read as a woman’ White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Joe Biden wants a probe into sexual assault and harassment claims against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ‘There should be … Read more

Biden wants Cuomo probe: Jen Psaki says president supports review into sexual assault claims

Biden wants Cuomo probe: Jen Psaki says president supports review into sexual assault claims against NY governor and admits she found new allegations ‘hard to read as a woman’ White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Joe Biden wants a probe into sexual assault and harassment claims against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ‘There should be … Read more

Pelosi slams Cuomo’s claims that COVID aid is short of the $15bn needed

Nancy Pelosi has slammed Andrew Cuomo’s claim that COVID aid is short of the $15billion needed and said the federal package is worth $70bn – on the same day the governor was exposed for hiding the true nursing home death toll.   The House Speaker sent a letter to congressional Democrats touting the settlement, which would far … Read more

Passengers arrive in New York from the UK WITHOUT being checked for COVID despite mutant strain

Passengers arriving in New York City on Virgin flights from the United Kingdom said they didn’t have to take a COVID test before boarding Tuesday, despite the discovery of a new mutant strain of the virus in Britain that is 70 percent more infectious. On Monday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called it ‘reprehensible’ and ‘grossly … Read more

Passengers arrive in New York from the UK WITHOUT being checked for COVID despite mutant strain

Passengers arriving in New York City from the United Kingdom said they didn’t have to take a COVID test before boarding their flight Tuesday, despite the discovery of a new mutant strain of the virus in Britain that is 70 percent more infectious. On Monday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called it ‘reprehensible’ and ‘grossly … Read more

Mutant British variant of coronavirus ‘is probably already in the US’

The mutant British strain of coronavirus is probably already in the United States and could even have originated there, scientists and politicians have said.  The new strain – feared to be 70 per cent more transmissible and to spread more easily among children – has led to calls for the US to impose a travel … Read more