New Yorkers Can Become Poll Workers Without Losing Unemployment Benefits Under New Executive OrderThe governor signed an executive order that will let people who are collecting benefits sign up for temporary work at local or New York boards of elections.
Rikers Island Closure Could Be Delayed After Judge Rules City Can't Tear Down Manhattan Detention Complex, Build New JailThe mayor's $8 billion plan to close Rikers is incumbent upon replacing Rikers with a jail in every borough except Staten Island.
High Demand, Tight Supply Impacting New York Gun SalesDuring the coronavirus pandemic we've seen high demand and tight supply for so many goods, from cleaning products to personal protective equipment. And now, firearms and ammunition.
Schools: The New Normal | NYC In Last-Minute Scramble To Hire Thousands More TeachersThe big question is whether students in actual classrooms will still have to learn remotely. The mayor says no. The teachers union says yes. 
Connecticut State Universities Cancel Spring BreakThe spring semester at those four schools will begin on Jan. 26, one week later than originally scheduled.
NYC Officials Say Restaurant Owners Will Soon Get Clear Guidance On Outdoor Dining During Colder WeatherMayor Bill de Blasio says safety remains his top priority.
Firefighters Battle Brush Fire In BrooklynIt broke out south of the Beltway Parkway in the Bath Beach section of Brooklyn.
Connecticut Offers Several Ways To Vote In 2020 ElectionVoters can request an absentee ballot and vote by mail.
NYC Votes Campaign Working To Get New Yorkers Registered To Vote Despite Pandemic's ImpactThey say there's been a nearly 50% drop in registration from the same time in the 2016 election cycle.
PSEG Long Island Says Computers System Was 'Significant Cause' Of Problems For Customers During Tropical Storm IsaiasA special task force released its 30-day report Tuesday.
Long Lines Return At New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Offices After Statewide Computer OutageMany people were trying to get service after a statewide computer outage prevented all transactions Monday.