Plans for smartphone apps to hail taxis in New York City got the go-ahead Tuesday from an appeals court.
An actor on a popular HBO series who says he was stopped buying sunglasses because of his race at a Macy’s department store in the city has filed a lawsuit against the company.
Billy Andrle was a linebacker and running back for the East Meadow Jets – until he suffered what turned out to be a high school career-ending injury.
The comedian and condo board president is being sued for a dispute involving a former downstairs neighbor in her luxury Manhattan building.
Attorney Bruce Rosen filed suit on behalf of the parents, claiming the school board has not complied with an open records request for all documents the district had related to the issue.
Similar action was being sought against Bank of America but has been suspended after the bank and the AG reached an agreement.
The lawsuit claims the Giants and Jets are trying to block a $3 billion megamall development across the highway from MetLife Stadium.
A dock worker in Brooklyn has filed a lawsuit, after he said he was fired for urinating outside on the job, according to a published report.
A federal judge said this week that people upset over the police crackdown on the Occupy Wall Street encampment in 2011 cannot sue the company that owns the Financial District plaza where the raid took place.
The City of New York has reversed a $2,400 fine against a man who rented out his apartment on the vacation rental site Airbnb.
The family of a young woman who was electrocuted during Superstorm Sandy has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Con Edison, claiming the utility failed to act to prevent the tragedy.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is suing to try to block a law that would make it easier to sue the NYPD over stop and frisks or other actions people claimed were discriminatory.
The letter of intent to sue the EPA signed by the attorneys general of Connecticut, New York and five other states seeks to force the federal agency to tighten regulations governing the outdoor wood furnaces.
A federal jury has rejected an argument that the use of the N-word among blacks can be a culturally acceptable term of love and endearment, ruling instead that its use in the workplace is hostile and discriminatory no matter what.
The grieving mother of an East Harlem boy said bullies drove her son to suicide, and she has decided to take a stand – starting with the parents of bullies.