Tag: New York City

How Ida dodged NYC’s flood defenses

“The problem is, we’re seeing these impacts and these changing storms faster, and adaptations are just not keeping pace,” says Lauren McPhillips, a hydrologist at...

Video Captures Amazing Save By Mom Who Pulls Son From Car Window After Kidnap Attempt

In a heart-stopping save captured on video, a mom managed to pull her 5-year-old son from the window of a car after he was snatched...

Woman Filmed Tackling Black Teen In NYC Hotel Over Missing Phone Charged With Hate Crime

A woman who made national headlines after she was captured on video tackling a Black teenager she falsely accused of stealing her cellphone has been...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Maya Wiley For New York City Mayor

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has endorsed civil rights lawyer Maya Wiley for New York City mayor. Ocasio-Cortez gave her approval to the progressive mayoral candidate...

Meet the 28-Year-Old ‘Kris Jenner’ of New York High Society, Who’s Built a Career Inspired By ‘Gossip Girl’

January 21, 2021 8 min read This story originally appeared on Business Insider No one knows the allure of Gossip Girl as well as Andrew...

Why should we ever return to living and working so close together?

Cities, you may have heard, are toast. The argument is straightforward and seemingly incontestable: The coronavirus thrives among close clusters of human beings, and nowhere...

Travelers to New York must quarantine for three days, then get coronavirus test

NEW YORK: Most people arriving in New York state must quarantine for at least three full days before taking a coronavirus test, Governor Andrew Cuomo...

us elections 2020: US Elections 2020: New York City deluged with reports of erroneous absentee ballots

By: Dana Rubinstein and Luis Ferré-Sadurní NEW YORK: Five weeks before Election Day, New York City has been inundated with widespread reports of invalid absentee...

Trump’s firms paid $750 in taxes in US, $145,400 in India in 2017: Report | India News

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in the year he was elected US president and also in his first year in...

Donald Trump: Coronavirus deaths in US top 100,000; Trump sympathises with families of victims

WASHINGTON: The US has surpassed the “sad milestone” of over one lakh coronavirus-linked deaths, the highest in the world, President Donald Trump acknowledged on Thursday,...

Amazon, Target, Instacart workers stage U.S. protests on May Day

(Reuters) – Some workers at Amazon.com Inc, Target Corp and Instacart Inc staged protests and sick-outs on Friday to demand a safer work environment and...

Amazon, Target, Instacart workers protest on May Day

(Reuters) – Some workers at Amazon.com Inc, Target Corp and Instacart Inc are staging protests and sick-outs on Friday to demand a safer work environment...

Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China, governor says

(Reuters) – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday pointed to research showing that strains of the novel coronavirus entered his state from Europe, not...

Coronavirus set to usher in big changes at U.S. offices

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The novel coronavirus may do to U.S. office rentals what e-commerce did to malls, or so goes a line of thinking...

‘I don’t want to wait for a vaccine to date again’

“This lockdown was just bad timing for me, and I know there must be some high-quality women in Manhattan in the same situation, so I...

It’s not surprising tigers and lions at the Bronx Zoo got coronavirus

In the epicenter of the United States’ coronavirus outbreak, even the lions and tigers started coughing.  On Sunday, the Bronx Zoo announced that one of...

Outbreak shows signs of leveling off in New York, New Jersey, but vigilance urged

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The governors of New York, New Jersey and Louisiana pointed to tentative signs on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak may be...

Vigilance urged as outbreak shows signs of leveling off in New York, New Jersey

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Governors of New York, New Jersey and Louisiana pointed to tentative signs on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak may be starting...

Governor Cuomo sees signs of pandemic ‘flattening’ in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday cited tentative signs the coronavirus outbreak was “flattening” in his state but warned against...

With hospitals stressed, U.S. enters ‘peak death week’ in coronavirus crisis

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States entered what an official called the “peak death week” of the coronavirus on Monday while a watchdog report said...

coronavirus in us: New York continues to record highest number of daily deaths from COVID-19

NEW YORK: New York State, the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic in the US, has recorded a staggering 630 deaths due to COVID19 in a...

Tears, frustration and exhaustion: A Queens doctor on the heart-wrenching scenes inside her NYC hospital

While not confined to her home, the feeling of isolation is still very real to this intensive care doctor. After a 12-hour shift in a...

In coronavirus fight, oft-criticized Facebook data aids U.S. cities, states

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Infectious disease researchers are using Facebook Inc mobile location data to provide daily updates to U.S. cities and states evaluating the...