New York is thinking about diverting garbage from out-of-state landfills and using it to generate electricity locally. The plan pits concerns about city spending and carbon emissions against fears of environmental injustice.
The executive director and director of operations of New York’s Animal Care & Control resigned last week as the city’s shelter system faces criticism and a key court fight.
Officials want to raise the bar, but also outsource some of the work.
NYC middle schoolers are learning to navigate online interactions safely and responsibly, with lessons from Common Sense Media.
In the first lawsuit of its kind, the State Attorney General is suing a financial group for a pattern of deceit in its evaluation of mortgage backed securities. Also, two groups will oversee $60 million in funds to provide housing counseling and legal services.
The first installment of a year-long series following members of the final graduating class under Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg.