Saturday, November 28

New York City

Coronavirus, New York, New York City, Public health

New York City reports zero new coronavirus deaths for the first day since the pandemic began

UPDATE: Back in early June NYC reported zero coronavirus deaths, a number that unfortunately was updated as new information came in. This latest update appears to represent a more certain statistic. Even if there's an adjustment, it's clear that New York City has made an incredible evolution from the world's epicenter of the virus to one that has become America's shining light for paving a path forward to all other major cities and locales in how to combat this deadly disease. According to Bloomberg News, NYC coronavirus deaths peaked at 799 in one day back on April 9th. "New Yorkers have been the hero of this story, going above and beyond to keep each other safe," City Hall spokeswoman Avery Cohen said in a statement emailed to Bloomberg.Original story begins below:New York State repor...