Week In Sound: NY COVID Shutdowns and White House Superspreader
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — President Donald J. Trump recovered from COVID-19 at The White House this week while top aides and staff tested positive for the virus. In New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo shut down non-essential businesses, schools and restricted all gatherings in neighborhoods where the COVID-19 positivity rate is surging. This sparked outrage among members of the Orthodox Jewish community who felt their religious freedom was under attack by the safety restrictions.
Neil A. Carousso produced our Week In Sound audio file as heard on WCBS Newsradio 880 for the week ending Friday, October 9, 2020. Hear it on the media player above.
You can listen to The 880 Weekly Rewind with Lynda Lopez Friday nights at 7 PM ET for a deeper dive into the top local, national and international stories of the week, featuring interviews with newsmakers and the Week/Month In Sound audio file.