The report also found mismanagement, political abuse and rivalries between the states at the Port Authority.
A lot of consumers in Connecticut have been signing up with electricity providers who promise lower rates, only to find a month or two later, their bills have increased sharply.
Workers at businesses with five or more employees who are hired to work more than 80 hours a calendar year will now be able to accrue up to five paid sick days per year under the new provision.
General Motors is recalling 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working.
One in three drivers who receive a bill in the mail never pay it, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
The recall extends to all model years of the Chevrolet Cobalt, HHR, Pontiac G5, Solstice and Saturn Ion and Sky models in the U.S.
Susan Greenspan lives in Seaford but babysits for her young granddaughters at their Babylon home. She argued the children’s residency – not hers – should be the determining factor in granting a resident permit.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared a disaster in 19 upstate New York counties where the severe winter has caused severe damage to vineyards.
Long Island is poised to lose a landmark, as Entenmann’s closes its Bay Shore plant this summer and shifts production to other facilities.
The state legislature passed the measure on Wednesday. Under the law, the minimum wage will increase annually until it reaches $10.10 an hour in 2017.
A popular weight loss drug is being pulled from U.S. and Puerto Rico retailers over tampering concerns.
Keeping kids safe at school is a challenge for administrators everywhere and it has some looking beyond the traditional 911 system to new cutting edge, potentially life saving, technology.
Dairy Queen announced Tuesday that it will soon open its first Manhattan location – and some have taken issue with the dessert chain’s characterizing the move as its “official entry into New York City.”
New York is among 20 states that have reached agreement with the makers of the fruit flavored malt beverages Four Loko, meant to ensure marketing through social media isn’t aimed at underage drinkers.
Protesters came out in full force Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case pitting employers’ religious beliefs against the Affordable Care Act’s birth control mandate.
Employees and supporters demonstrate outside of a Wendy’s fast-food restaurant to demand higher pay and the right to form a union.
Now that’s rich! While some may still be pinching pennies here are some people where the words “economic crisis” don’t seem to apply. These are the 10 richest people in the world, according to Forbes.