A power outage struck the heart of Manhattan on the anniversary of a 1977 blackout— stranding passengers on subways, gridlocking drivers that had to navigate the streets without traffic lights and bringing the curtain down on Broadway shows.
By Associated Press
According to the National Audubon Society, climate change poses a serious threat to a large number of North America’s birds. But a street art project in New York City aims to call attention to their plight by creating large-scale murals…
By PBS NewsHour
In the mid-20th century, it was a railroad; now it’s a public park. Built in the 1930s, 30 feet above the streets of Manhattan, the High Line was crucial for transporting cargo. But with the decline of rail transportation, it…
By PBS NewsHour
When Texas Senator Ted Cruz criticized “New York values” during a Republican debate in January, the comment was widely interpreted as a slap in the face to millions of liberal New Yorkers. Three months later, residents of the city --…
By Daniel Bush
By Justin Scuiletti
A doctor tested positive for Ebola in New York City after returning from a trip treating the disease in Guinea, the Associated Press reports.
By Meredith P. Garretson
After two decades of championing e-commerce, why would Amazon decide to open a retail store in New York?…
Artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Voice Tunnel” installation in midtown Manhattan.
Miles O'Brien reports for NOVA on New York City's recovery from Hurricane Sandy.
Hundreds of Thousands in N.J. and N.Y. Lack Power in Slow Post-Sandy Recovery…
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