Day laborers get warm clothes on Long Island, Jan. 8, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Advocates: Conditions For Day Laborers Are Improving

Day laborers’ groups said Monday they are changing the way workers do business in New York and around the country.


Long Island Rail Road employees work on the train tracks at Jamaica Station in Queens. (credit: AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

LIRR Service To Improve Over Weekend

Repair work was scheduled to continue on Saturday, but the LIRR planned to run its regular off-peak service over the weekend, with a few exceptions.