Oct 30, 2012 The country's most extensive subway system has been put out of commission by Hurricane Sandy. A 14-foot storm surge sent water into the tunnels and seems likely to have caused considerable damage.
Oct 30, 2012 Flooding and power outages from Hurricane Sandy have brought New York City to an unprecedented shutdown.
Oct 29, 2012 New York City is preparing for Hurricane Sandy by shutting down the city's public transportation. Financial markets will also be closed today.
Oct 18, 2012 The New York mayor's new super PAC isn't the first time he's tried to change things nationally and around the world.
Oct 9, 2012 New York is revising the gifted and talented student test that pre-schoolers take. The new standardized test means sleepless nights for parents -- and a new demand for test prep.
Sep 24, 2012 The through line in this election campaign and in the economy for the past year or so has been a debate about income inequality. According to the Census Bureau, the community of Country Knolls, in upstate New York, is the most income equal in the country.
Sep 27, 2012 You know those online display ads that seem to know where you've shopped on the web recently? Facebook had been making the most money on them, but new forecasts suggest Google will earn the most revenue from display ads this year.
Sep 20, 2012 Researchers have found that while moving out of poorer neighborhoods improves a person's health and general happiness, moving to a better-off region did not improve families' income.
Sep 18, 2012 A fracking-fueled job boom has erupted in parts of the U.S. and wages of gas workers have increased. But in New York fracking is banned. That hasn’t stopped an upstate New York school from offering training courses for work in gas fields, because many expect Gov. Andrew Cuomo to lift the ban.
Sep 17, 2012 In this first episode with new host David Brancaccio, we take a tour of our new digs in New York City for a look at the areas booming tech scene