KGUN 9 On Your SideNewsCoronavirus

Actions

Cuomo outlines plan for 'tracing army' to tame outbreak

Cuomo outlines plan for 'tracing army' to tame outbreak
Posted at 12:15 PM, Apr 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-22 15:15:08-04

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he's enlisted former Mayor Mike Bloomberg to help create a "tracing army" that will find infected people and get them into isolation.

The coronavirus has sunk major New York City events from the St. Patrick's Day Parade to the 50th anniversary LGBT Pride march, but its famous July Fourth fireworks extravaganza will happen -- in some form.

West Point said President Donald Trump will speak at a graduation ceremony being designed to keep cadets safe from the coronavirus.