NY Gov. Cuomo hails dip in daily COVID-19 death toll to low of 32: ' We have tamed the beast'

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday hailed “the best news of all” as the daily coronavirus death toll dropped to a new low of 32, the lowest since the virus hit the state in March.COVID-19 hospitalizations also reached a new low of 1,734, with positive test rates stable at 1.8% in New York City — a positive sign, the governor said.“We have tamed the beast,” Cuomo said. “We are now 180 degrees on the other side.”Even as Cuomo gave the green light for some upstate regions to move into Stage 3 of reopening, he warned New Yorkers against dropping their guard.Nearly half the states are exp...


Read More