City officials paid tribute to outgoing Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty who left the department after more than five decades on Friday.
The governor auditions before the nation's biggest GOP donor and ends up making an apology.
Today is the deadline for applying for insurance through the Affordable Care Act. The White House says it's hit its target of 6 million people enrolled. But in places like Newark, it's not clear how successful the process has been.
Developers' plans for a new outlet mall, housing and a Ferris wheel have owners of existing attractions hoping for a new wave of tourists.
Bidders must show they have the money, the land they need, support from neighboring communities and the potential to stimulate economic activity.
An exhibit that probes the wonders of the human body is moving into a permanent home in Times Square.
"Body Worlds: Pulse" is an exhibit of preserved human bodies with skin and muscles selectively peeled back to display body systems. It's been on display at Discovery Times Square for ...
The life's work of an artist who once invited all of Germany's unemployed people to swim in a lake in Austria, where the chancellor was vacationing, is now on display at MoMA PS1.
The late Christoph Schlingensief dabbled in almost everything, from film and television shows to opera and ...
The budget includes a multi-step plan that could reduce property taxes, $340 million dollars for schools to expand pre-K programs, and a limited test program for public campaign financing.
Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers have agreed to a very limited form of campaign finance reform in the state budget, which would only apply to the State Comptroller’s race.
Advocates spent a million dollars on television ads and countless hours lobbying and holding demonstrations in favor of adopting a ...
New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff has a new memoir called How About Never—Is Never Good for You?
Sunny's Bar in Red Hook, Brooklyn is one of the places you may find some of the WNYC staff. Find out what other events they may be attending around town.
An internal report by a group of high-powered lawyers says Christie and his allies did nothing wrong. So why did Port Authority Chairman David Samson resign?
The police department has a new watchdog.
The internal review into Bridgegate by Gov. Christie's lawyers is being criticized as sexist.
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some sticking points: public campaign financing and pre-kindergarten funding.
As a close ally and confidante resigns from the Port Authority, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says in his first press conference in months that he's been "sensitized" by the bridgegate scandal.
A year and a half after Sandy, more than 900 families remain displaced by the storm.