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FILE PHOTO: A girl wearing a protective mask is seen in Brooklyn Bridge Park during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, U.S., May 23, 2020. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon. NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City officials said on Wednesday they were working to address a rise in COVID-19 cases in parts of Brooklyn and Queens that was raising “a lot of concern.”. Mayor Bill de Blasio said the new outbreaks, including a large cluster in three Brooklyn neighborhoods, accounted for about 20% of confirmed positive cases citywide. “We’re seeing a serious uptick in multiple neighborhoods simultaneously and it’s something we have to address with a very aggress... Full story

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