Coronavirus: New York closes public schools as US infections soar

//Coronavirus: New York closes public schools as US infections soar

Coronavirus: New York closes public schools as US infections soar

New York City’s school district, the largest in the United States, will halt in-person learning starting on Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced, the latest major restriction as the nation’s Covid-19 infections soar.The mayor’s decision, announced Wednesday on Twitter, came as government officials in dozens of states have weighed or implemented shutdown measures in recent days to stem an unprecedented rate of new Covid-19 infections heading into the winter.“New York City has reached the 3%…

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