Law enforcement officers investigate a crime scene near the border between the Morgan Park and West Pullman neighborhoods on July 7, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Two ATF agents and one Chicago Police officer were shot as they worked undercover. (Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/Getty Images)

Psaki: Chicago crime not going to turn on a dime

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the rising crime rate in cities such as Chicago would “not turn on a dime.” In a press briefing on Monday, Psaki was asked about the White House’s efforts to combat crime in the Windy City, citing 12 killings among around 70 people who were shot just over the weekend. 

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.