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Thursday, July 17, 2014
After several rounds of contentious negotiations, New York's governor has announced a tentative contract deal between the MTA and Long Island Rail Road workers, who were days away from walking off the job.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
A report in the New York Times says a police unit seeks to use jailed Muslims as informants.
Thursday, May 08, 2014
The mayor's first budget includes significant spending increases in education and housing.
Friday, May 02, 2014
The derailment happened around 10:30 a.m. in a tunnel near the 65th Street Station in Woodside. The MTA says the middle six cars of the train left the track.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Police say domestic violence is a leading factor.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, the son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, has been convicted of conspiring to kill Americans by serving as al-Qaida's spokesperson after the September 11th attacks.
The verdict was returned Wednesday in federal court in lower Manhattan. The Kuwaiti clergyman could face life in prison.
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Monday, March 10, 2014
As Sen. Robert Menendez prepares to chair a hearing in Washington this week on Sandy recovery funds, he's getting an earful from constituents.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Here are the latest headlines from the WNYC newsroom.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
SUNY will be allowed to rid itself of the money-losing LICH, and community members opposed to closing the hospital will get a voice in its redevelopment.
Friday, February 14, 2014
The latest winter storm is on its way out but things will still be messy as early snow fall creates some slushy conditions. Check our Transit Tracker for up-to-date rail and subway information.
Sunday, February 02, 2014
Watch how New Yorkers ushered in the Year of the Horse during festivities in Chinatown on Sunday.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
A household of three lost $29 on average in monthly food stamps when a temporary benefit from the federal stimulus expired in November. The Food Bank for New York City says this led to an increase in visitors at 85 percent of the city's food pantries and soup kitchens compared to the previous November.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The New York City medical examiner's office says that human remains found along the East River are those of 14 year-old Avonte Oquendo, an autistic student missing for three months.
Friday, January 17, 2014
In his first major legislative announcement, Mayor Bill de Blasio has proposed expanding paid sick leave to more workers in the city.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
"The game is slow enough as it is," says Liam O'Connor of Brooklyn, "so it’s not like it's going to take any more time."
Sunday, January 12, 2014
Several New York City Council members took their oaths of office on Sunday.
Thursday, January 09, 2014
Named New Jersey's Poet Laureate in 2002, Baraka was known for his powerful manifestos, from the racial fury of "Dutchman," to the September 11 diatribe "Somebody Blew Up America."
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
The Harlem Democrat was elected unanimously after her main rival withdrew just before the vote.
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to cut more than $2 billion in taxes for New Yorkers.