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New York's climate goal: staggering costs, no benefits

In their zeal to address climate change, New York and 19 other states, plus the District of Columbia, have established long-term greenhouse gas reduction mandates. Most of them, including New York's... To view the full story, click the title link.

One of Trump's most critical councils was just killed off

President Donald Trump will not move forward with a planned Advisory Council on Infrastructure, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday. The infrastructure council, which was still being... To view the full story, click the title link.

EpiPen maker finalizes $465 million settlement with New York-led state-federal coalition

EpiPen maker Mylan has finalized a $465 million government agreement settling allegations it overbilled Medicaid for its emergency allergy injectors for a decade—charges brought after rival... To view the full story, click the title link.

Cuomo announces start of work on Moynihan train hall again. Here's why

Two weeks after announcing that construction would finally begin on the long-awaited Moynihan Train Hall in the historic Farley Post Office, Gov. Andrew Cuomo dragged journalists and a few hundred... To view the full story, click the title link.

Uber and its enemies unite against city accessibility mandate

The Taxi and Limousine Commission has done something industry observers considered impossible: It's gotten ride-hail companies, corporate limo providers and liveries on the same page.... To view the full story, click the title link.

Facebook and Airbnb go after extremists following Charlottesville violence

When white supremacists plan rallies like the one a few days ago in Charlottesville, Virginia, they often organize their events on Facebook, pay for supplies with PayPal, book their lodging with... To view the full story, click the title link.

Transgender New Yorkers have new health insurance protection

Transgender individuals in New York state have new protections when it comes to health insurance coverage. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says health insurers can't deny coverage based on gender... To view the full story, click the title link.

MTA cops to storing dead bodies in areas where workers will run across them

It's a largely overlooked but gory reality of the New York City subway system: When someone takes their life by jumping in front of a train, police need to find a place to put the mutilated body... To view the full story, click the title link.

Japanese investment firm in negotiations to buy 685 Third Ave.

A Japanese real estate investment firm is in advanced negotiations to acquire 685 Third Ave., sources said. Tokyo-based Unizo Holdings Company is arranging to pay around $700 per square foot... To view the full story, click the title link.

Cohn to stay put as Trump economic adviser

Top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, who has been leading the Trump administration effort to overhaul the U.S. tax code, will remain in his position as director of the National Economic... To view the full story, click the title link.

Residential brokers inflate square footage of townhouse listings

Residential brokers have been inflating the square footage of townhouse listings by including basement spaces and even unbuilt areas that a buyer could theoretically add, the Wall Street Journal... To view the full story, click the title link.

Displacement is common villain in housing debates. Where's the data to back it up?

Displacement. It's a word used to try and kill almost any sizable development proposal. Take Gale Brewer's recent vote against a proposed East Harlem rezoning last month. "Residents of East Harlem... To view the full story, click the title link.

Behind the 48 hours of debate and calculation that led to Trump's CEO exodus

Even before President Donald Trump began speaking at Trump Tower on Tuesday afternoon, America’s most prominent CEOs knew they had a problem. In the days following the racially charged... To view the full story, click the title link...

Charlottesville shows that New York's work is unfinished

The sight of enraged white supremacists marching through Charlottesville bearing torches and chanting hate speech is at once startling and familiar. It reminds us of the Nazi rise to power and the... To view the full story, click the title link.

How many times can you say 'new record' about the city economy? At least 5

Given the dismal news out of Washington this week, here is some uplifting numbers on New York from City Comptroller Scott Stringer’s economic update issued Wednesday. The word "record" appears... To view the full story, click the title link.

New York approves 14.6% rate hike for health plans

The state Department of Financial Services said Tuesday that it would allow insurers selling plans to individuals to raise rates by 14.6% on average in 2018, with uncertainty about federal payments... To view the full story, click the title link.

The FDA is going after New York over its calorie-counting rules

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is quietly going to war with his hometown’s calorie-counting obsession. The U.S. threw its weight on Monday behind trade groups suing... To view the full story, click the title link.

Trump's CEO councils dissolve. Here are the New York execs still with him

Now that President Trump's two advisory councils of chief executives are disbanding, the question is which business leaders who serve in his administration will jump ship next. On Wednesday... To view the full story, click the title link.

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