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Here's a look at what's making headlines this Saturday.

Judge temporarily blocks NYC school vaccine mandate


A federal appeals court has temporarily delayed New York City from implementing its vaccine requirement for public school employees. The temporary restraining order was granted by a judge on the federal government's Second Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday night.

Workers throw away boxes of fresh produce


There is outrage and disbelief in the Bronx, where Department of Sanitation workers threw carton after carton of fresh produce into garbage trucks.

As vax deadline looms, Hochul preps for health care staffing shortage


New York Gov. Kathy Hochul is prepared to declare a state of emergency if a Monday deadline for New York state health care workers to receive their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine leads to staffing shortages.

Driveway vigil held for Gabby Petito, funeral details released


Funeral services for Gabby Petito will be held Sunday afternoon on Long Island. The service for the 22-year-old Blue Point native will be held at Moloney's Funeral Home in Holbrook.

AccuWeather: A pleasant weekend


Mostly sunny skies will start the weekend off on a beautiful note with pleasant temperatures in the 70s.

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