New York Lawmakers Approve Early Voting And Other Voting Reforms
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New York Lawmakers Approve Early Voting And Other Voting Reforms

Last year, Democrats passed voting reforms in the state assembly, only to see them die…

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Man Helps Thirsty Pigeon Enjoy Some Water From NYC Drinking Fountain
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Man Helps Thirsty Pigeon Enjoy Some Water From NYC Drinking Fountain

A now-viral video, first reported by the Staten Island Advance, shows New Yorker Steven Pesantez…

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Man Helps Thirsty Pigeon Enjoy Some Water From An NYC Drinking Fountain
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Man Helps Thirsty Pigeon Enjoy Some Water From An NYC Drinking Fountain

A now-viral video, first reported by the Staten Island Advance, shows New Yorker Steven Pesantez…

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Shep Smith Appears To Pull Subtlest Of Fact-Checks On Fellow Fox News Hosts
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Shep Smith Appears To Pull Subtlest Of Fact-Checks On Fellow Fox News Hosts

For two successive days, they made various claims about the city becoming “filthy” and “more…

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How Two Governors And A Mayor Plan To Plug The Holes In Obamacare
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How Two Governors And A Mayor Plan To Plug The Holes In Obamacare

Under the Affordable Care Act, tax credits are available to people whose incomes are up…

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NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Unveils Plan To Guarantee Health Care For All New Yorkers
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NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Unveils Plan To Guarantee Health Care For All New Yorkers

The initiative, dubbed NYC Care, will guarantee physical and mental health care for all 8.6…

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Ambitious New York City Bill Aims To Replace Gas-Fired Power Plants With Renewables
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Ambitious New York City Bill Aims To Replace Gas-Fired Power Plants With Renewables

There’s no guarantee the study will result in a workable proposal. But the impact could…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Honors Mom With Moving Instagram Post After Swearing In
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Honors Mom With Moving Instagram Post After Swearing In

“Mami mopped floors, drove school buses, + answered phones,” Ocasio-Cortez wrote. “She did whatever she…

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Wanton Squirrel Scarfs Egg Roll As Twitter Drools
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Wanton Squirrel Scarfs Egg Roll As Twitter Drools

Twitter user WhatIsNY captured the self-possessed rodent daintily snacking on his treat in a tree and posted…

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New York City Begins Offering Nonbinary Gender Option On Birth Certificates
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New York City Begins Offering Nonbinary Gender Option On Birth Certificates

A new law allowing the choice of “X,” in addition to “male” or “female,” took…

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