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2 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Senator Charles E. Schumer says an Environmental Protection Agency act could cost the city $1 million if it requires the replacement of fire hydrants.
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4 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
In its story on Friday reporting that Mayor Bill de Blasio had selected William Bratton to head the NYPD, the New York Times noted that Bratton's "biggest challenge" would be "keeping crime at historic lows -- just more than 300 murders so far this year."
7 hrs ago | The Advertiser
Teenager Liam Ridge scored an impressive 517 out of a possible 600 points in a 60-arrow shootout in a national contest hosted by the Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes.
8 hrs ago | York Press
York-based property and investment company the Skelwith Group has been given the green light to press ahead with plans to convert Roman House in Rougier Street into 46 flats after no objections were raised to its planning application to City of York Council .
In 2005, New York had 33 business-tax credits costing taxpayers $673 million. This year, it's 50 different credits worth $1.7 billion - almost triple what it was just six years ago, an independent report found.
The Peninsula Library branch in Far Rockaway is one of the facilities that received funding in 2012 through the city's participatory budgeting process Last month, New York City voters selected a new mayor and 21 new members of the City Council and, in January, a new City Council speaker will be selected, ushering in a progressive makeover to City ... (more)
New York City is offering a new way of looking at the city's crime data on an interactive, online map .
In this March 16, 2012 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, and Syracuse, N.Y., Mayor Stephanie Miner talk during a bill signing ceremony in the Red Room at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. A federal bankruptcy court's decision, Dec. 3, 2013 in Detroit to put a constitutionally protected public pension on the table for cuts means a major ... (more)
The Nissan NV200 vehicle is New York's "Taxi of Tomorrow," the icon of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's plan to upgrade the fleet to make those yellow cars safer and more comfortable.
In her own one-of-a-kind live show, "Sandyland," that sharply blends theatre, rock-n-roll and stand-up with a little burlesque & cabaret, performer Sandra Bernhard will appear at Joe's Pub in New York City at 425 Lafayette Street, in her annual holiday shows there running from Thursday, December 26th through New Year's Eve, December 31st.
Whether you're craving old-fashioned chocolate chip cookies, freshly baked bread, flaky pain au chocolat, mouthwatering cakes or fruit-studded tarts, our best bakeries in America have something for everyone.
I worry the icicles on my fingers may play havoc with the inner workings of my MacBook Air, as they rattle and break off my fingers.
"Bad books always lie," says Bethany Jenkins, quoting the novelist Walker Percy.
EAST Yorkshire MPs have praised the excellent community response to the floods across large parts of the region, which one described as "heart-warming".
Throughout next week, a Downton Abbey tea truck will be driving around the streets of New York City as part of a promotion for the popular PBS program ahead of the fourth series' premiere.
Bill Bratton, a veteran police chief who has led departments across the country, was named on Thursday as New York City's next police commissioner, taking over a force credited with a sharp drop in violent crime but criticized for its tactics.