Rather than budget cuts, a blizzard fiasco and the need to dump his schools chancellor, Mayor Michael Bloomberg had good news on Wednesday: he said the air is cleaner in Times Square since he banned cars.
It’s the year of the rabbit.
The New York brand is a big part why Long Island wines are finally breaking into the Chinese market.
Rep. Chris Smith organized a bipartisan group of lawmakers in February to nominate the winner, imprisoned Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo and two other human rights advocates for the award.
Sen. Charles Schumer is urging the United States trade representative to pressure China to stop the counterfeiting of guitar strings made by Farmingdale-base D’Addario.
There will be no more reusable shopping bags at the Long Island-based King Kullen supermarket chain.
Bloomberg will assume chairmanship of what’s called the C-40 climate leadership group.
Experts say monsoons in China, India and Pakistan earlier this year, destroyed much of the world’s cotton crop — causing a spike in prices.
The Houston Rockets will play two exhibition games in China against the New Jersey Nets, giving Yao Ming a chance to return to his home country.