You think we have transportation problems? New York, our oft cited but nothing like us doppelganger to the east, is short $15 billion of the estimated $32 billion it needs to upgrade its public transportation system. The Metropolitan Transportation Agency (MTA) carried 1.75 billion riders last year. Show More Summary
Anne Hathaway shows off her style at the after party for the opening of her one-woman show, Grounded, at the Public Theater on Friday evening (April 24) in New York City. The 32-year-old actress was joined at the opening of the show by Russell Crowe and Hugh Jackman with his wife Deborra Lee Furness. PHOTOS: [...]
Rudoren's latest: NYT piece on public transportation shutting down for the Sabbath in Israel quotes Jews on both sides of the issue but leaves out the view of 1/5 of the population whose lives are governed by someone else's religious observance. Jim Crow in US journalism
Scott Levy is a parent of children with attend New York state public schools. From February 2014 through February 2015, he was a senior research fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, during which he analyzed the rollout of the federal Race to the Top program in in New York State. In the following post, Levy […]
Jennifer Aniston looks chic in an all-black ensemble while out on Saturday evening (April 25) in New York City. The 46-year-old actress and a group of her friends headed to the Broadway show Hamilton at Joe’s Public Theater. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jennifer Aniston Later that same night, Jennifer grabbed a quick [...]
(April 26, 2015 12:08 AM, by Bryan Caplan) Don't miss the noble Mankiw's latest New York Times op-ed, which would be great even if it wasn't great publicity for me...... (0 COMMENTS)
New York Times says breach in US security by Russian hackers was more intrusive than has been publicly acknowledged.
The feds are investigating the theft of eight priceless books from the New York Public Library, including one written by Benjamin Franklin.
A year ago around this time, New York magazine switched from a weekly to a bi-weekly print schedule. Today, it is that publication’s turn to report on a similar industry transition. The end of an era! See you online @wwd! #turningthepage...Show More Summary
A Brooklyn, New York, couple has just earned a unique distinction that they would rather not have — or at least, they’d prefer that their awkward honor had not become public knowledge. But perhaps they should talk to their neighbors,...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Columbia University student sued the school Thursday, saying it failed to protect him against harassment when a female student went public with claims he raped her after school and law enforcement authorities rejected...Show More Summary
The recently restored 1929 Wilshire Boulevard Temple is looking to build a neighboring structure to house special events for its congregation and the public, and they've asked starchitect Rem Koolhaas to do it. The New York Times reports that...
The New York Civil Liberties Union filed a federal class action lawsuit saying that public schools in Utica, New York have been violating state law by denying refugees the opportunity to earn a high school diploma.
This new collection of Ms. Adler’s essays and reportage draws from her writings in The New Yorker, The New York Times and other publications.
NEW YORK (AP) — BET is storming out of its corner with its first-ever rounds of professional boxing. The network, which has traditionally programmed entertainment, music, news and public affairs for the African-American audience,, told...Show More Summary
Co-authored with Lynn Bozof New York, N.Y. -- I first met Lynn Bozof, president of the National Meningitis Association (NMA), three years ago when I wrote for this publication, Meningitis: Give Kids a Shot -- Save a Kid's Life. I was...Show More Summary
Bobby Jindal, wingnut governor of Louisiana, is whining in a very public way. Why? Gays. Where? The New York Times. Jindal has penned an op-ed to let everybody know that, unlike those Republican pussies in Arkansas and Indiana, who caved...Show More Summary
NYT sounding a little defensive: The New York Times’s examination of the Uranium One deal is based on dozens of interviews, as well as a review of public records and securities filings in Canada, Russia and the United States. Some … Continue reading ?
In 1993, a small article announcing Take Our Daughters to Work Day in New York City appeared in Parade Magazine. We created that day when I was the president of the Ms. Foundation for Women. The goal: To help stop the slide in girls'...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nasdaq OMX Group said on Thursday it set aside $31 million for ongoing litigation arising from the bungled $16 billion initial public offering of Facebook Inc on its U.S. stock exchange in May 2012. The reserve is...Show More Summary