Cuomo Says He Won't Resign, Gold Medals For Jan. 6 Officers, The Battle At The Bootleg Fire: News You Need To Start Your Day
Here's what we're watching this morning:
- The New York state attorney general found that Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed 11 women. Here's what's next for Cuomo as the state assembly takes up the matter. One assembly member says they have the votes to impeach.
- The Senate voted unanimously to award its highest honor, the Congressional Gold Medal, to police officers who responded to the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
- Fire crews in Oregon traveled from as far west as Alaska and as far south as Puerto Rico to contain the massive Bootleg Fire.
🎧 Also, on Up First, our daily podcast, the largest city in the U.S., New York City, will soon require proof of vaccinations if you want to eat indoors or go to a show.
— The Morning Edition live blog team
Emily Alfin Johnson, Nell Clark, Nicole Hernandez, Casey Noenickx, Carol Ritchie and Scott Neuman