Aug 14, 2012 Mayor Michael Bloomberg travels to Chicago and Boston to press for bipartisan immigration reform as a way to stimulate the economy.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 12, 2012 As people stop using pay phones, New York launches plan to convert the booths into Wi-Fi hotspots. Watch out for sidewalk gridlock.
Jul 10, 2012 Small apartments and even smaller CEO tenures make for a "micro" news day.
Jul 6, 2012 Three fast food chains are promoting breakfast deals that include drinks like a 28-ounce soda -- starting at six o'clock in the morning.
Jun 22, 2012 Obesity is a recognized problem, but commentator Justin Wilson says it's a problem that's best solved by personal choices, not government intervention.
Jun 5, 2012 Writers at the web magazine Brokelyn say banning Big Gulps isn't enough.
May 31, 2012 The mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, says he plans to propose a municipal ban on sales of large-size sugary beverages at restaurants, delis and movie theaters.
Heidi N. Moore
May 31, 2012 New York Mayor Bloomberg wants to ban larger-sized soft drinks for health reasons. But a lot of businesses aren't really happy with that plan.
Heidi N. Moore
May 10, 2012 New York is now the second most important U.S. tech hub after Silicon valley, based on startups and job growth, new study says.
Apr 30, 2012 One World Trade Center, under construction, could surpass the height of Empire State Building Monday, reclaiming skyline honors. Is downtown Manhattan back?