by Bryce Covert Posted on April 17, 2015
Eight states have laws that protect workers from abrupt schedule changes, but they're rarely enforced. New York's attorney general wants to change that.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 30, 2015
With Congress stalled on permanent immigration legislation and a lack of Americans to fill low-skilled roles, these two industries are unable to keep up with demand for their products.
by Travis Waldron Posted on March 13, 2015
The debate over "Redskins" nicknames has spread to yet another school, and other local districts are taking notice.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 13, 2015
The women described their experiences giving birth behind bars as "painful," "horrible," and "degrading."
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 6, 2015
New York's environmental protection agency called the accusations "inaccurate, misleading and irresponsible."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on January 19, 2015 Updated: January 19, 2015
If the proposal makes it through the state legislature, it would raise the minimum wage to $11.50 an hour in the city and $10.50 an hour for workers in the rest of the state.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 2, 2015 Updated: January 5, 2015
Remembering former New York State Gov. Mario Cuomo, who President Obama called "a determined champion of progressive values, and an unflinching voice for tolerance, inclusiveness, fairness, dignity, and opportunity.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 24, 2014 Updated: December 24, 2014
“Santa is kind of the conscience in our mythology."
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 24, 2014 Updated: December 26, 2014
"It's a clean sweep, but not a big sweep, for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's decision to ban fracking in New York State."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
More facts are emerging about his fragile mental state, his criminal history, and the circumstances leading up to his brutal acts on Saturday.