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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

East Village life slows to a crawl

This is the East Village during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Central Park’s East Meadow transforms into field hospital

This is a look inside the field hospital.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

USNS Comfort arrives in New York City

The medical ship will help relieve New York treatment facilities overwhelmed by the COVID-19 outbreak.  

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

The vanishing subway

Few riders remain, and the ones that do wear masks and latex gloves in an attempt to protect against contracting the virus.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

New York City: Ghost Town

Social Distancing in New York City.

Special Report: New Hampshire Primary 2020

Stephanie McClellan for Joe Biden

Dr. Stephanie McClellan gave up two jobs to volunteer for the Biden campaign. On Saturday, she and her husband traveled from Philadelphia to New Hampshire to support the Biden campaign in the days leading up to the primaries.

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NY People: Tattoo Artist, Kati Vaughn

Three Kings tattoo artist, Kati Vaugh, gives us a look at her artistic process while offering insight into the world of tattooing as she knows it.

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Youth raise their voices against climate change

 With the majority of the crowd in their teens, the calls to action that echoed through the streets were more so pleas to an older generation in hopes of creating a better future.

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Scabby the inflatable rat is a fixture at Muji on the Bowery

In addition to lower wages, grievances also include little too “no safety regulation on job sites” and “no insurance for laborers,” which was listed on a flyer taped to the belly of Scabby who sat poised in the bed of pickup truck parked on the street in front of Muji. 

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Friday the 13 is the day to get inked for cheap

Human canvases stood outside Armageddon—a graffiti and hip-hop influenced shop in the heart of Bushwick—in a line stretching down Bushwick Ave, patiently waiting for their name to be called from a list.