New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Andrew Cuomo New York AG asked to investigate if Cuomo used state resources on his book On The Money: Treasury creates hub to fight climate change | Manchin throws support behind union-backed PRO Act | Consumer bureau rolls out rule to bolster CDC eviction ban Cuomo: Congress must include SALT cap repeal in future legislation MORE 's (D) publisher says it will stop promoting his book on the state's coronavirus response due to the probe into COVID-19 deaths in the state's nursing homes. “Pending the ongoing investigation,” Gillian Blake of Crown Publishing Group told The New York Times , “we have paused active support of ‘American Crisis’ and have no plans to reprint or reissue in paperback.” Cuomo's book, “American Crisis: Leadership Lessons from the Covid-19 Pandemic,” was published last October and chronicles New York's response to the pandemic. At one time, the state's efforts were touted by national public health experts as … [Read more...] about Cuomo book promotion on hold over nursing home deaths probe
close Video Fox News Flash top entertainment headlines for April 21 Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Queen Elizabeth II has issued a statement following Prince Philip's funeral to thank several around the world wishing her a happy 95th birthday amid mourning the Duke of Edinburgh's death. The reigning monarch turned 95 on Wednesday , just days after the world looked on as Her Majesty laid her husband of 73 years to rest at a ceremonial royal funeral held at Windsor Castle on Saturday. In her statement, released by the royal family's official Twitter account, the queen notes the period of sadness the British royal family members are in at this time. "I have, on the occasion of my 95th birthday today, received many messages of good wishes, which I very much appreciate. While as a family we are in a great period of sadness, it has been a comfort to us all to … [Read more...] about Queen Elizabeth says she’s thankful for support amid ‘period of great sadness’ following Prince Philip’s death
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia is making it easier for residents 16 years and older to schedule their COVID-19 vaccine appointment. The city is now letting you make an appointment on your own. Up until Wednesday, residents needed to receive an invitation from the city’s health department. READ MORE: Ramon Ramirez Identified As Father Of 3 Shot, Killed While Pumping Gas At Lehigh County Wawa THIS JUST IN: @PHLPublicHealth is now allowing Philadelphians to directly set an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine! Check out our list of vaccine clinics and sign up for you appointment today: https://t.co/WN0Jyy72WP #VaxUpPhilly — Philadelphia DBHIDS (@DBHIDS) April 21, 2021 Philadelphia residents who want a vaccine can sign up by clicking here . READ MORE: Body Of Missing Amish Teen, Linda Stoltzfoos, Found In Lancaster County, Family Says City officials on Wednesday announced 650 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the citywide total to 135,048. Eighteen new … [Read more...] about COVID In Philadelphia: Residents Can Now Schedule Their Own COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment
A version of this story appeared in the April 14 edition of CNN's Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction newsletter. Sign up here to receive the need-to-know headlines every weekday . (CNN) The United States could have around 300 million excess Covid-19 shots by the end of July, health policy experts at Duke University estimated in a report Thursday , calling on the country to share doses more widely to address the stark inequality around global vaccine distribution. The US has provided limited shipments of AstraZeneca's vaccine -- which is not yet authorized for use in the United States -- to Mexico and Canada, but US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said it won't share shots more broadly until the country is "more confident" in its own supplies . The US is the biggest financial donor to the global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX, but the country has been tight-fisted with the actual vaccines it has in huge supply, while many others have none at all. Three-quarters of the … [Read more...] about The US could have 300M extra vaccines. Why won’t it share?
Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle took to social media to share their thoughts after a verdict was reached in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin. Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer, was found guilty Tuesday of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd . Many politicos expressed approval over the trial outcome, and noted its influence on helping to hold law enforcement accountable. ADVERTISEMENT The jury's verdict delivers accountability for Derek Chauvin, but not justice for George Floyd. Real justice for him and too many others can only happen when we build a nation that fundamentally respects the human dignity of every person. https://t.co/JyJFztQbDu — Bernie Sanders Bernie Sanders Newsmax host: Jury decided to 'sacrifice' Chauvin to the mob Lawmakers react to guilty verdict in Chauvin murder trial: 'Our work is far from done' Senate confirms SEC chief Gensler to full five-year … [Read more...] about Lawmakers react to guilty verdict in Chauvin murder trial: ‘Our work is far from done’