3 hours ago | Science
A long-awaited report from the New York State Department of Health will leave real estate developers along the banks of America’s hottest new neighborhood/toxic hellhole breathing a sigh of relief after the report found that it’s safe to breathe t...
5 days ago | Immigration
In just over a week, Donald Trump will become president, and his promise to deport even more immigrants from the country will begin to become our reality. While his presidency offers a terrifying new threat to the immigrant community, the deportat...
Legal Experts: Ethics Scheme Floated at Trump's Press Conference is 'Tortured,' 'Unprecedented,' and Unconstitutional6 days ago | Donald Trump
At his first press conference since July, president-elect Donald Trump fielded only a handful of questions that didn’t have to do with "golden showers" or Russian intrigue. But when it came to the daunting issue of his massive conflicts-of-interes...
12 days ago | Transportation
While the de Blasio administration touts 2016 as a year in which the Vision Zero initiative continued to drive down traffic deaths — down four percent from 2015 to 225, and down from 300 deaths in 2013 — all of this year’s gains were made in ...
13 days ago | Politics
In a brief and boisterous announcement in Queens yesterday morning, with progressive mascot Bernie Sanders at his side, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a new plan to provide free state college tuition to any student whose family earns less than $1...
14 days ago | Transportation
Fresh off the opening of the Second Avenue Subway, the MTA welcomed New Yorkers back to work with a truly dismal commute this morning, with delays on the (deep breath) 1/2/3 lines, 4/5/6 lines, 7 line, as well as the B/D/F/M lines. The L Train was...