New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a press briefing Friday on the coronavirus pandemic as the state continues its vaccine rollout. New York’s nonessential businesses may be forced to close again in January if the state doesn’t clamp down on escalating coronavirus cases, which have soared in recent weeks to record levels not seen since the spring, Cuomo said Wednesday. The first round of vaccinations come as New York responds to a surge of Covid-19 cases matching levels last reported in the spring when the coronavirus swept through the state and overwhelmed its hospital systems. » Subscribe to CNBC TV: » Subscribe to CNBC: » Subscribe to CNBC Classic: Turn to CNBC TV for the latest stock market news and analysis. From market futures to live price updates CNBC is the leader in business news worldwide. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: Follow CNBC on LinkedIn: Follow CNBC News on Facebook: Follow CNBC News on Twitter: Follow CNBC News on Instagram: #CNBC #CNBCTV NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a briefing as state distributes Covid-19 vaccine — 12/18/2020

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