$48 Million In Punitive Damages For Victims' Families In 2008 Crane CollapseA jury in Manhattan decided Monday that the families of two men killed in a 2008 construction crane collapse should get $48 million in punitive damages from the crane's owner and his companies.
Councilman 'Disgusted' By Use Of Girl, 7, In Fight Against UES Garbage FacilityIs a 7-year-old girl a pawn in the fight over a waste transfer station on the Upper East Side?
Upper East Side Residents Rally Against Proposed Trash Terminal On 91st StreetDozens of residents rallied against the proposed trash terminal on Saturday, wearing T-shirts that read, "Don't treat New Yorkers like trash!" and chanting, "Dump the dump!"
Residents Take To City Hall, Demand NYC 'Dump The Dump' Proposal For 91st StreetResidents are seeing red and raising a stink about a proposed Upper East Side waste transfer facility. They say it poses a threat not only to their quality of life, but to air travel as well.