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De Blasio announces LES nightlife crackdown New! 2019-10-22 19:05:19Mayor Bill de Blasio has a message for people partying on the Lower East Side — keep it down out there. Like an angry neighbor rapping on the ceilin

Con Edison customers may be on the hook New! 2019-10-22 18:44:36Con Edison customers may soon be on the hook for $240 million worth of MTA repairs, according to a new agreement with the state. The utility company s

School custodian admits he pulled strings to hire New! 2019-10-22 18:39:09A city schools custodial supervisor admitted he pulled strings to get his daughter a summer cleaning job, then boosted her salary and even got her hol

Critics say location of new city statues doesn’t New! 2019-10-22 18:37:59In the mayor’s rush to diversify city monuments he’s trampled on history by locating the statues in places that have nothing to do with the actual

Man douses self in gasoline in apparent self-immolation New! 2019-10-22 18:28:44A man in the throes of a mental crisis doused himself with gasoline in the shadow of the World Trade Center on Tuesday afternoon — an apparent attem

Exxon Mobil should pay up to $1.6B for New! 2019-10-22 18:04:24New York Attorney General Letitia James’ Office wants Exxon Mobil to pay investors as much as $1.6 billion in restitution for allegedly hiding the f

MTA plans three new bus routes for the New! 2019-10-22 17:15:49The Bronx will get three new bus routes as part of the MTA’s new plan to overhaul the borough’s bus network — but will lose 400 bus stops, offic

Shot teen runs into NJ high school prompting New! 2019-10-22 16:35:16A teen shooting victim ran into a New Jersey high school seeking help Tuesday afternoon, sparking a lockdown and a sizable police response, according

Business as usual during Brooklyn barber shop stick-up: New! 2019-10-22 16:01:15It was business-as-usual at a Brooklyn barber shop — even as a customer was held at gun-point mid-trim. Video tweeted by the NYPD Tuesday shows a g

Husband tried to hide out in Pennsylvania after New! 2019-10-22 15:53:35The unhinged hubby who allegedly murdered his wife with a machete in The Bronx was in NYPD custody Tuesday after trying to hide out in Pennsylvania, c

Jona Rechnitz asks for time served, says he’s New! 2019-10-22 15:20:54"Jona has also experienced more than sufficient punishment over the past several years of cooperation with the Government," his lawyers wrote to Man

Bronx charter school dean raped 15-year-old student: cops New! 2019-10-22 15:12:30A Bronx charter school dean was arrested and charged with rape on Tuesday — for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old boy she was mentoring, polic

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WeWork’s Multibillion-Dollar Takeover by SoftBank Could Turn Into New! 2019-10-22 19:23:24The shared-office company, which scrapped an initial public offering and pushed out its chief executive last month, isn’t profitable and may not be

2 Proud Boys Sentenced to 4 Years in New! 2019-10-22 18:46:09The men had been convicted of taking part in an attack on protesters outside the Metropolitan Republican Club in Manhattan.

A Dark ‘Oklahoma!’ and a Yiddish ‘Fiddler’ To New! 2019-10-22 18:30:08The inventive revivals offered new ways to experience cherished classics of the musical theater canon.

Fossil Fuels on Trial: New York’s Lawsuit Against New! 2019-10-22 17:55:28After four years of investigation and finger-pointing, a trial about whether Exxon Mobil misled investors about the financial risks of climate change

Seattle Chefs Anchor Restaurants at New Nordstrom in New! 2019-10-22 14:45:16Southern Italian seafood from John DeLucie, the latest turn for the owners of the Farm on Adderley, and more restaurant news.

Highland Park, Los Angeles: A Watchful Eye on New! 2019-10-22 12:51:13As real estate prices rise and crime drops, residents hope that the longtime diversity of the neighborhood will persevere.

At Tsismis, Filipino-American Drinking Food Worth Talking About New! 2019-10-22 12:29:34Tagalog language lessons begin the meal at this Filipino restaurant on the Lower East Side.

She Survived Stalin’s Police State, Then Found a New! 2019-10-22 10:58:52Yevgeniya Grinberg’s father was sent to a gulag, and she fled the Nazis with her mother. Now she has a new sofa bed for the home she has made for he

$27 Million for Reparations Over Slave Ties Pledged New! 2019-10-22 10:28:04The Princeton Theological Seminary said it was committed to “telling the truth” about its ties to slavery. Black students don’t think it goes fa

WeWork Considers Rescue Plans From SoftBank and JPMorgan New! 2019-10-22 10:03:29The purveyor of shared office space, which aborted an initial public offering last month, has lost billions of dollars and needs a big cash infusion.

Remembering Action Park for Its Thrills and Dangers 2019-10-22 05:15:39Tuesday: "A lot of people look back fondly on it as a coming-of-age experience," one documentary maker said.

19 Women Accused a Gynecologist of Abuse. Why 2019-10-22 03:00:06The doctor reached a plea deal with the Manhattan district attorney, who is facing renewed criticism over his handling of the case.

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USDA Watchdog to Investigate Department’s Alleged Suppression of New! 2019-10-22 18:41:11Trump administration appointees allegedly tried to bury research showing climate change’s devastating impacts on U.S. agriculture. Now, the USDA’s

Breaking News: Troll Writes Troll Book New! 2019-10-22 18:08:54An anonymous senior Trump official is now writing a first-hand account of the president and the internal “resistance” against him.

Bill Taylor’s Quid Pro Quo Testimony Blows Up New! 2019-10-22 17:52:28William Taylor, the U.S.’s acting ambassador to Ukraine, testified to Congress that he directly heard several instances in which E.U. ambassador Gor

Smug, Elitist Senator Attacks Middle-Class Journalist As a New! 2019-10-22 16:20:05In a bizarre twitter tirade, Josh Hawley went after journalist Greg Sargent as a “smug, rich elitist” without a shred of evidence, and despite Haw

In Testimony, American Envoy to Ukraine Outlines Trump’s New! 2019-10-22 15:16:26William Taylor, the U.S.’s envoy to Ukraine, provided the most complete picture yet of how centrally the Trump administration’s Ukraine policy rev

Asking What Is Obama’s ‘Defining Achievement’ Is a New! 2019-10-22 14:43:30Corey Robin has an essay in Dissent asking “What is the defining achievement of Barack Obama”?, concluding there isn’t one. This is a bad way to

How Centrist Democrats Botched the 2020 Primary New! 2019-10-22 14:30:46Democratic donors are hoping Michelle Obama, or Michael Bloomberg will jump into the 2020 primary. These centrists are realizing, with horror, that t

White House Says It Won’t Renew Subscriptions to New! 2019-10-22 13:15:57Donald Trump told Sean Hannity that the White House will “terminate” its subscriptions to the Times and Post.

Who Should Be Joe Biden’s Running Mate (If New! 2019-10-22 13:08:38Andrew Yang reports that Joe Biden discussed the vice presidential nomination with him. Serious or not, the idea shows how important a decision that w

How the World Got Too Crowded for the New! 2019-10-22 12:25:21The World Series, the crowning event of America’s Pastime, is now just another thing on TV. But there may be another way forward for the annual Majo

Trump Calls Impeachment Inquiry a ‘Lynching’ and Gets New! 2019-10-22 10:35:00Donald Trump’s absurd comparison of the impeachment inquiry to lynching did not go over well with many members of Congress.

Take the Quiz: Can You Tell Hannity’s ‘Questions’ New! 2019-10-22 08:56:23Last night, President Trump gave an interview to Fox News personality Sean Hannity. Or did Hannity give the interview to Fox News personality Donald T

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Company hopes rails will survive Tahawus route abandonment New! 2019-10-22 17:59:59 They've drawn 40,000 people to the Adirondack community of North Creek in the two years they've been in operation. And the founders of Revolution R

Ribbon cutting set for Malta Five Guys New! 2019-10-22 17:53:38 Five Guys will open in Malta Nov. 14, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to follow at 10:030 a.m. Nov. 24. The restaurant is owned by Savita and Tejraj H

Stewart's Shops offering savings on ski show tickets New! 2019-10-22 17:45:41Nearly 150 Stewart's Shops are offering $2 off the price of tickets to the Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase, Nov. 1-3, at the Albany Capital C

High Court gives green light to Adirondack snowmobile New! 2019-10-22 17:20:27The state’s highest court has upheld the Department of Environmental Conservation’s plan to build a road near the Hudson River in the Adirondacks

Three arrested in Corinth robbery New! 2019-10-22 16:44:41CORINTH — Three men were arrested on Friday for allegedly stealing money from a man walking through an alley in the Village of Corinth, the Saratoga

Albany to use data to ensure equity across New! 2019-10-22 16:41:44 ALBANY — Nearly a year after it was first introduced, the Common Council on Monday adopted an "equity agenda" that uses measurable data to aid in

Albany's Alcove Reservoir cashes in on carbon credit New! 2019-10-22 16:23:01 The forest surrounding Albany’s Alcove Reservoir have long served to protect it. But now, those woods will also generate cash, not through timber s

MyPayrollHR fiasco: Pioneer Bank no longer in Nasdaq New! 2019-10-22 16:18:18Pioneer Bank is no longer in compliance to be listed in the Nasdaq Stock Market because it filed an annual report late in the midst of the MyPayrollHR