Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed an executive order expanding New York City’s living-wage law, increasing the hourly rate to $13.13 from $11.90.
Bharara joked with reporters in Central Park that his proud mother was calling all the newspapers and asking them to put his name on the list.
The proceedings come five weeks after the 43-year-old asthmatic father of six died after being placed in an apparent chokehold by police.
A vote Tuesday to expand the Town Board in Ramapo — and split it up into districts — is exposing a political battle that runs along ethnic lines.
Someone claims to be opening a bar in the East Village that’s specifically marketed toward pregnant woman.
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx said it’s the last big chunk of Sandy funds the federal Transportation Department has to dole out.
The Staten Island Ferry has been free since 1997, but the city is studying just how much it could make if only tourists had to pay.
The mother of a seventh grader from Central Jersey who is legally blind says her daughter has been kicked off her cross country team and said the reason why makes no sense.
The 14-story building is located on West 37th Street between Eighth and Ninth avenues in Midtown.
Many who keep second homes in New York claim their permanent residency in nearby states.
Police used pepper spray and arrested more than 100 people Monday, as activists flooded Wall Street to protest what they say is corporate and economic institutions’ role in the climate crisis.
Mike Wittman, a senior vice president of finance at CBS, announced the death of his wife, Jill Tarlov, in an emailed statement Monday morning.
City Council Education Chair Danny Dromm said Farina is on the right track after rolling out guidelines for handling transgender issues and introducing LGBT history into the curriculum.
Charlene Obernauer, who heads the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health, said the state’s 5,000 nail salons use a toxic cocktail of chemicals.
The bus driver was unaware of the accident and kept driving; witnesses chased him down.