Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney
A woman shared her frightening story Tuesday about getting struck by a Long Island Rail Road train at a crossing this week.
Congress could vote as soon as Tuesday on a bill that would provide billions of dollars to make railroad crossings safer.
Closely watched U.S. House races in New York include a spirited challenge to embattled Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, a Hudson Valley rematch and two first-time candidates battling for an open seat stretching across the state’s northern reaches.
The FAA has been sending letters to commercial drone operators across the country — including other videographers and companies that hire videographers — to cease their flights or face fines.
The freshman congressman will be the second member of Congress married to a same-sex partner. Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Wis., is also married. Former Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., became the first sitting member of Congress to marry his partner in 2012.
Funerals were held Friday for Jim Lovell and Donna Smith, victims of the Metro-North train derailment in the Bronx.