At least seven people have died and millions are still without power Wednesday after Isaias hit the East Coast and spawned tornadoes. The latest.
U.S. Representative Carolyn Maloney, who has represented a New York City district in Congress since 1993, declared victory in a hard-fought Democratic primary on Tuesday, defeating progressive challenger Suraj Patel. Maloney announced the win in New York's 12th congressional district after the New York State Board of Elections certified the results from the June 23 primary. The conclusion of the race was delayed more than a month as election officials struggled to count thousands of mail-in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic.
A woman in Australia allegedly smashed a police officer's head into concrete after being told to wear a mask. The officer was left concussed.
In an email sent to de Blasio that the New York Times obtained, Dr. Oxiris Barbot said she was leaving with "deep disappointment" over the fact that the Health Department's expertise was not "used to the degree it could have been" as New York City, once the pandemic's U.S. epicenter, fought to contain the virus that claimed the lives of tens of thousands of its residents. In May, de Blasio was criticized for giving control of the city's COVID-19 contact tracing efforts to the public hospital system instead of putting it in the hands of the health department, which had run such programs before.
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