| Aug 4, 2010
| 9:15 AM
It's one of the latest budgets to be passed in New York's 220-year history, and it's going to cost you in a variety of ways, unless you're a multi-millionaire.
The state legislature approved the $136 billion budget 125 days late in a vote that took place...
| Jun 4, 2010
| 11:03 AM
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor came home to the Bronx on Friday, visiting her old elementary school before heading to a commencement at the community college where her mother studied in the 1970s while raising her.
| Jan 6, 2010
| 6:19 PM
H&M promised on Wednesday to stop shredding new, unworn clothing it can't sell at its store in Herald Square and instead donate the apparel to charities.
The retailer made the decision after a report surfaced in the New York Times on Wednesday, in...
| Jul 20, 2010
| 11:10 AM
Imagine the coolest school diorama ever. Then multiply it by eight. That’s one way to view this show of sculptures by artist Peter Waite on display at the John Slade Ely House. (In fact, Ely House director Paul Clabby says the show has been...
| Apr 10, 2005
Baltimore police aren't just looking to arrest criminals anymore, they're trying to get inside their heads.
Officers are distributing cards designed to intimidate suspects arrested in East Baltimore, and the department is developing a video to counter...
| Sep 29, 2002
The most disturbing evidence of Connecticut's long and profitable complicity in slavery lies hidden in plain sight in the town of Salem, in the fields and woods around an ice cream bar near Routes 11 and 82.
There, archaeologists from Central Connecticut...
| May 25, 2004
About the time warrior woman walks by in a leather bikini that hardly exists, Nyla Comisso admits she's overwhelmed.
The warrior is about 6 feet tall and carries two silver daggers reflecting the hyperkinetic lights exploding from the dozens of...
| Apr 23, 1994
Richard Nixon, who strode the world stage for decades and was the only American President to resign his office to avoid impeachment, died Friday night, four days after suffering a stroke. He was 81 years old.
A spokesman said Nixon, the nation's 37th...