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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York City. (Photo by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images)

Cuomo: ‘I told you the truth’ about COVID

New York’s controversial governor Andrew Cuomo insisted he has remained truthful about the virus throughout the pandemic, despite being faced with numerous allegations for lying about deaths in his state. During a press briefing at Yankee Stadium on Monday, Cuomo took zero responsibility for nursing home death’s in New York and went as far as to say he only told the facts about the virus from the beginning.

Police tape marks off a Chicago street as officers investigate the scene of a fatal shooting in the city's South Side on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. An argument in a house erupted into gunfire early Tuesday, police said. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)

Report: 430 people killed in 915 shootings in past week

Shocking numbers discovered by the Gun Violence Archive (GVA) Sunday, indicate more than 900 shootings took place in the U.S. between July 17 and July 23. In the 915 shootings accounted for, at least 430 people were killed with more than 1,000 injured. This comes as people across the nation are urging government officials to take action as gun violence surges.