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.
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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."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 22, 2014
The plan is expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from buildings by the equivalent of about 3.4 million metric tons of carbon dioxide.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 21, 2014 Updated: September 22, 2014
The People's Climate March more than tripled expectations as over 310,000 people showed up to voice support for climate action. Here's how it looked on the ground.
by Aviva Shen Posted on September 21, 2014 Updated: September 21, 2014
Snapshots of the biggest climate march in history.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on September 18, 2014
“Connecting these vulnerable children to educational, health and social services is vital to helping our families and communities gain stability," New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stated.