by Lauren C. Williams Posted on November 18, 2014
New York's plan to spread free WiFi could be a first step to making internet access a basic right.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 28, 2014
"I really wanted to show people what it felt like to hear this again, and again, and again in just one day."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 28, 2014 Updated: October 28, 2014
After six domestic cases, the survival rate in the U.S. currently stands at 83 percent.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on October 27, 2014 Updated: October 27, 2014
Taylor Swift would like to say welcome to New York: "It's been waiting for you."
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 24, 2014
“No New Yorker, no one, no one here in this city should worry about their documentation status,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said.
by Judd Legum Posted on October 23, 2014 Updated: October 24, 2014
There is reason to be optimistic that the disease will not spread and the people of New York City will be safe.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on October 23, 2014
The NYPD's propensity to target African Americans and Latinos extends even to the most banal offenses.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 17, 2014
The consequences of over-policing extend beyond issues of civil liberties.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 9, 2014 Updated: October 9, 2014
An undeveloped area in the South Bronx is the site of a showdown between community activists pushing for green space and FreshDirect, a grocery delivery service.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 25, 2014
"We would be the first city to do this. We were the catalyst for the change in banning smoking in restaurants, trans fats. We could serve as a model for the municipal bond marketplace as well."