Mayor Bill de Blasio is creating a task force to reinvent the city’s approach to job training, creation and placement.
What looked like a winter wonderland was actually the result of a faulty pipe that leaked baking powder all over the woman’s home.
The mayor said his administration wants to make sure every neighborhood in the city is wired for high-speed broadband Internet access.
New York Times publisher and parent company chairman Arthur Sulzberger Jr. has denied media reports claiming that executive editor Jill Abramson’s dismissal had to do with her complaints over unequal pay.
General Motors announced five more recalls Thursday, affecting 2.7 million of its cars. The largest recall involves the Chevrolet Malibu, Pontiac G6, and Saturn Aura.
The owner of a popular wedding spot in Brooklyn was arrested and arraigned Thursday, nearly a week after he abruptly closed the venue, allegedly stiffing wedding couples and employees.
Weekly unemployment benefit applications dropped 24,000 to 297,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That’s the fewest since May 12, 2007. The four week average, a less volatile measure, dipped 2,000 to 323,250.
Under the plan, inspections would cost an additional $61, adult annual membership at Eisenhower Park’s Aquatic Center would rise by $50 and weekend golf at the park would go up from $36 to $40.
A Bergen County gas station is under investigation for allegedly selling contaminated fuel.
There are new concerns over the safety of bounce houses after an upstate accident Tuesday.
The restaurant at the historic Milleridge Inn in Jericho, Long Island, is closed after a late-night fire Tuesday destroyed the kitchen.
Deborah Robinson said she was turned away when she tried to stay at the motel because she walks with a cane following a stroke.
A New York State judge on Tuesday blocked a subpoena from the state Attorney General’s office, seeking information about people using the global website Airbnb to make short-term apartment rentals in New York City.
Mets first baseman Lucas Duda and Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg are both blaming Shake Shack hamburgers for their food poisoning over the weekend at Citi Field.
A new way to check bags could reduce the amount of time that you spend on line at the airport.
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.