People without mask walk at Times Square on May 19, 2021 in New York City.
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New York will lift most of its Covid-19 restrictions now that 70% of all adults in the state have been vaccinated with at least one dose, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.
Cuomo said all state-mandated restrictions on commercial businesses, social settings, sports and recreation events, construction, manufacturing and retail that were put in place beginning in March 2020 were being rolled back, “effective immediately.”
“We can get back to living. Businesses can open, because the state mandates are gone social gathering restrictions, the capacity restrictions the health…