WCBS 880 Weekly Rewind: NY Lifts COVID-19 Restrictions as Health Experts Grow Concerned about the Delta Variant
Produced by Neil A. Carousso
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Fireworks symbolized a turning of the page as New York Governor Andrew Cuomo lifted most COVID-19 restrictions, but health experts are issuing a dire warning about the rampant Delta variant that is highly contagious and fatal, especially to those just partially vaccinated or unvaccinated against the virus.
Lynda Lopez hosts The 880 Weekly Rewind on a consequential news week that included the lifting of pandemic restrictions and the New York City mayoral primary reaching the final stretch.
U.S. President Joe Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Geneva amid a rise in cyberattacks linked to Russian hackers and Juneteenth officially became a national holiday celebrating the end of slavery in the United States.
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