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Hundreds Of Military Service Members Fighting Coronavirus Pandemic In NYC [Video]

Hundreds Of Military Service Members Fighting Coronavirus Pandemic In NYC

The USNS Comfort has left and the Javits field hospital is no more, but the military still has boots on the ground in New York City. CBS2's Lisa Rozner got an inside look through the eyes of an Air..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:05Published
Eye On The Day 5/1 [Video]

Eye On The Day 5/1

Here are a few of the stories we are keeping an eye on: States are taking various approaches to reopening, Vice President Pence wears a face mask on GM facility tour, and the USNS Comfort leaves New..

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 01:22Published
USNS Comfort Leaves Manhattan After Treating 182 People [Video]

USNS Comfort Leaves Manhattan After Treating 182 People

The Navy ship USNS Comfort has left New York City.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:29Published
USNS Comfort departs NYC after one month [Video]

USNS Comfort departs NYC after one month

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..

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USNS Comfort Set To Depart [Video]

USNS Comfort Set To Depart

The Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort will leave New York at noon today - exactly one month after it arrived.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:27Published
Coronavirus Update: NY Leaders Prepare For Next Phase [Video]

Coronavirus Update: NY Leaders Prepare For Next Phase

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is laying out his plan to get New York up and running again, but the road back with be a long one and more testing required. CBS2's John Dias has the latest.

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USNS Comfort Discharges Last Patient [Video]

USNS Comfort Discharges Last Patient

The last patient being treated on the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort has been discharged.

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Last Patient Leaves USNS Comfort [Video]

Last Patient Leaves USNS Comfort

The Navy hospital ship brought to New York Harbor has treated its last patient. CBS2's Jessica Moore reports

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Exclusive: Is The Javits Center Still Needed As A Coronavirus Field Hospital? [Video]

Exclusive: Is The Javits Center Still Needed As A Coronavirus Field Hospital?

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..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:11Published
The US Navy Hospital Ship Is Leaving New York [Video]

The US Navy Hospital Ship Is Leaving New York

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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USNS Comfort, Health Care Workers Head Back Home [Video]

USNS Comfort, Health Care Workers Head Back Home

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..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 04:32Published
Coronavirus Update: USNS Comfort Will Leave New York, Officials Say [Video]

Coronavirus Update: USNS Comfort Will Leave New York, Officials Say

It was determined Tuesday that the USNS Comfort hospital ship is no longer needed in New York; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.

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Coronavirus Update: 4 USNS Comfort Crewmembers Test Positive For COVID-19 [Video]

Coronavirus Update: 4 USNS Comfort Crewmembers Test Positive For COVID-19

Four crew members aboard the USNS Comfort have tested positive for the coronavirus.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:26Published
Local lighting company helping retrofit USNS Comfort in New York City amid coronavirus pandemic [Video]

Local lighting company helping retrofit USNS Comfort in New York City amid coronavirus pandemic

A local lighting company is retrofitting a floating hospital in New York City with lights to help crews battle against COVID-19.

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USNS Comfort Mission Commander Prepares for COVID Patients [Video]

USNS Comfort Mission Commander Prepares for COVID Patients

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..

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NYC Official Fires Off At Trump For Coronavirus Failings [Video]

NYC Official Fires Off At Trump For Coronavirus Failings

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said President Donald Trump “has blood on his hands” for his response to the coronavirus pandemic, after Stringer’s mother died from COVID-19.

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Eye On The Day 4/7 [Video]

Eye On The Day 4/7

Here are a few of the stories we are keeping an eye on: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in the ICU, a crew member on the USNS Comfort tests positive for coronavirus, COVID-19 affecting African..

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 01:23Published
USNS Comfort Crew Member Contracts Coronavirus [Video]

USNS Comfort Crew Member Contracts Coronavirus

A crew member on board the USNS Comfort hospital ship has tested positive for COVID-19, the U.S. Navy says. CBS2's John Dias has the details.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:42Published
USNS Comfort To Take On COVID-19 Patients [Video]

USNS Comfort To Take On COVID-19 Patients

President Trump announced Monday that the hospital ship will begin treating coronavirus patients, but when that will officially start is not known. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:02Published
Pittsburgh-Area Native Is Second In Command On U.S. Navy Hospital Ship [Video]

Pittsburgh-Area Native Is Second In Command On U.S. Navy Hospital Ship

KDKA's Meghan Schiller speaks with the second-in-command on the USNS Comfort.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 03:08Published
Coronavirus Update: New Jersey To Gain Access To USNS Comfort Amid Outbreak [Video]

Coronavirus Update: New Jersey To Gain Access To USNS Comfort Amid Outbreak

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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Reporter Update: Pittsburgh Native Is Second In Command On U.S. Navy Hospital Ship [Video]

Reporter Update: Pittsburgh Native Is Second In Command On U.S. Navy Hospital Ship

KDKA's Meghan Schiller speaks with the second-in-command on the USNS Comfort, a U.S. Navy ship providing medical care in NYC.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 01:24Published
40 Patients Moved to USNS Comfort [Video]

40 Patients Moved to USNS Comfort

The Navy says at least 40 patients have been transferred to the USNS Comfort in New York Harbor. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports

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Coronavirus Update: 22 Patients Being Treated On USNS Comfort [Video]

Coronavirus Update: 22 Patients Being Treated On USNS Comfort

Twenty-two patients are being treated on the USNS Comfort on Manhattan's West Side.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:47Published
Coronavirus Update: Patients To Be Screened Dockside At USNS Comfort [Video]

Coronavirus Update: Patients To Be Screened Dockside At USNS Comfort

Saturday sees a new policy in place to allow ambulances to go directly to the USNS Comfort hospital ship in the Hudson River rather than testing for COVID-19 coronavirus at a hospital first. CBS2's..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:47Published

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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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USNS Comfort Set To Depart After Month Of Helping Treat Patients

The Naval hospital ship has been docked at Pier 90 on Manhattan’s West Side since March 30.
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USNS Comfort's last patients discharged, ship to leave NY by end of month, Navy announces

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,..
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Trump says USNS Comfort to be used for coronavirus patients

The president says the USNS Comfort was initially meant to take only non-COVID-19 patients to free up beds in N.Y. hospitals.
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USNS Comfort to leave NYC harbor soon after assisting in coronavirus relief

The navy hospital ship will return to Virginia after almost a month in harbor.
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‘We Hope We’ve Brought A Little Bit Of Comfort’: As USNS Comfort Prepares To Depart, Javits Center Continues To Treat Coronavirus Patients

The 2,500-bed facility has never been filled to capacity.
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FEMA To Begin "Strategic Drawdown" Of Largely Empty Javits Center And USNS Comfort

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USNS Comfort to leave New York City after spending three weeks mostly empty of patients

Gov. Andrew Cuomo discussed the USNS Comfort with President Donald Trump Tuesday. They agreed the ship can be sent elsewhere.
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Cuomo, Trump Say USNS Comfort Is No Longer Needed In New York To Assist In Coronavirus Battle

The Comfort came to New York with 1,000 beds available to treat non-COVID trauma patients only, but there weren't that many of them.
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Cuomo says NY no longer needs USNS Comfort in coronavirus crisis

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..
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‘Very Good Meeting’: Cuomo Calls WH Sitdown With Trump ‘Productive,’ Says New York No Longer Needs USNS Comfort

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.
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Marines race down NYC pier carrying oxygen tanks to help save patients outside USNS Comfort

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..
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USNS Comfort docked in NY will start taking coronavirus patients from Philadelphia, 1 hour away

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.
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USNS Comfort crew member tells New Yorkers: 'You don't have to be afraid anymore'

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Navy Corpsman Aboard USNS Comfort Tears Up Explaining Why New York Mission Is So Important To Her

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Acting Navy Secretary Resigns, USNS Comfort Will Treat Coronavirus Patients

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.
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The U.S.N.S. Comfort Is Now Taking Covid-19 Patients. Here’s What to Expect.

The Navy ship’s mission in New York now comes with a new level of complexity, raising questions about whether it’s equipped for the task.
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USNS Comfort Crew Member Tests Positive for Coronavirus

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Crew member of Navy hospital ship in NYC has COVID-19

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..
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Coronavirus Update: USNS Comfort Crew Member Contracts COVID-19

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New Jersey Gov. Phill Murphy got the green light from President Trump on Monday to utilize beds aboard the USNS Comfort for patients with coronavirus. 
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Coronavirus Update: USNS Comfort Hospital Ship Will Now Accept COVID-19 Patients

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Coronavirus Update: Nearly 40 Patients Treated On USNS Comfort Hospital Ship

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Several patients with Covid-19 were mistakenly sent to the USNS Comfort, which was supposed to be reserved for non-coronavirus patients.
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