The U.S. Navy Hospital Ship Comfort set sail on Thursday (April 30) after docking for a month in New York City to serve as an overflow facility for the city's taxed healthcare centers dealing with the..
President Donald Trump and Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced earlier this week that the USNS Comfort was no longer needed in New York City, but what about the Javits Center? The 2,500-bed facility has never..
On Tuesday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed to ship the US Navy hospital ship Comfort back to its original base in Virginia. The US Navy hospital ship was sent to Manhattan, New York in late March to..
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New York City is getting ready to say goodbye to many of the out-of-town front line workers who rushed here to help during the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the Navy hospital ship USNS..
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday asked President Donald Trump to transition the USNS Comfort, docked at New York City, to begin transitioning to treat coronavirus patients. The Mercy-class hospital..
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said President Donald Trump has given permission to move people to the hospital beds on the hospital ship stations in the Hudson River in Manhattan. CBS2's Kristine Johnson..
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President Donald J. Trump announced Friday that Army Gen. Gustave F. Perna, the commander of Army Materiel Command, will co-lead an effort, dubbed Operation Warp Speed, to find a.. Eurasia Review - Published
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Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper discussed the immediate operations against COVID-19 and the second order of effects the pandemic will have on the U.S. military during a Brookings.. Eurasia Review - Published
Because you don't want "murder hornets" to start showing up in your dreams, check out our end-of-day links, including Paul Giamatti's sour expression on the subway, the uselessness of the USNS Comfort,.. Gothamist - Published
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Two Navy hospital ships deployed to New York and Los Angeles to aid in fighting the pandemic are winding down operations, Jonathan Rath Hoffman, assistant to the secretary of defense.. Eurasia Review - Published
About a month ago, with Los Angeles girding for a potentially crippling surge of coronavirus cases, a massive white Navy hospital ship chugged into port: a powerful symbol of the government's response.. SeattlePI.com - Published
The USNS Comfort hospital ship left New York City on Thursday, a month after it was called into relieve hospitals from an overflow of patients due to the coronavirus. (April 30)
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Watch VideoAfter spending a month in New York City, the USNS Comfort is heading home.
The Navy hospital ship took off around noon Thursday to return to Virginia. It was escorted by New York fire and.. Newsy - Published
The USNS Comfort, a hospital ship brought to New York City to assist in the response to the coronavirus pandemic, has discharged its last patients and will return to Virginia by the end of the month,.. FOXNews.com - Published
Watch VideoThe USNS Comfort's last COVID-19 patient left the hospital ship on Sunday, according to mulitple outlets.
The U.S. Navy hospital ship docked in New York last month to help alleviate.. Newsy - Published
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, after his meeting with President Trump to discuss the coronavirus crisis, said on MSNBC’s "Deadline: White House" that he told the president New York no longer needs the.. FOXNews.com - Published
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called into MSNBC following his Tuesday meeting with President Donald Trump regarding coronavirus testing and claimed it was a "very functional and effective" conversation. Mediaite - Published
Facing an unexpected surge in ambulance arrivals at the USNS Comfort hospital ship docked in New York City -- some running dangerously low on oxygen -- Marines on security detail ran hundreds of.. FOXNews.com - Published
The USNS Comfort, a Navy ship docked in a New York harbor, will begin admitting patients from Pennsylvania who are a one-hour commute away, U.S. Northern Command announced Thursday. FOXNews.com - Published
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A Defense Department contract under the Defense Production Act will provide more than 39 million N95 respirator masks over the next 90 days to help in the fight against the.. Eurasia Review - Published
Watch VideoAt least seven crew members who were on board a U.S. Navy hospital ship docked in Los Angeles have tested positive for COVID-19.
The Navy confirmed all seven sailors are now being.. Newsy - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com •FOXNews.com
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The coronavirus pandemic is slowing down a lot of things, but not the Defense Department’s medical apparatus, which is now operating from coast to coast to bring its medical.. Eurasia Review - Published
Defense officials say that the hospital ship USNS Comfort will now accept patients with Covid-19. And, the acting Navy secretary has resigned over his handling of a virus-stricken aircraft carrier. NPR - Published
'The ship is following protocols and taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of all crew members and patients on board.'
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· Corporations are taking various approaches to helping out during the coronavirus pandemic, from offering up private planes to transport in-demand goods to increasing production of scarce medical.. Business Insider - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — A crew member of a Navy hospital ship sent to New York City for the coronavirus outbreak has tested positive for the disease. The USNS Comfort crew member tested positive Monday and.. Seattle Times - Published