If the proposed fare increase is approved, six cents per ride will be deposited into a healthcare fund for drivers.
Former Mayor Ed Koch has called for closing the aging nuclear plant in Westchester County, saying it poses a danger to the 8 million people who live 24 miles to the south in New York City – especially in the wake of what was learned from the Fukushima disaster.
New Jersey lawmakers have passed a bill reforming teacher tenure in the state, a step towards improving public education, says Senator Teresa Ruiz.VIDEO
Legal battles between the city and the United Federation of Teachers are typically long, drawn-out affairs. But not yesterday.