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workers employed by specialty trade contractors also saw their pay increase, to $76,900 in 2016 from $73,500 in 2015. Overall, New York City generated 146,200 construction jobs in 2016, a 5 percent increase from 139,200 jobs in 2015. NYBC predicts that ...
Attempts to fix the brutal and corrupt Rikers Island jail have failed, once again, and no one seems to have a solution.

The New York City subway's epic meltdown of 2017 is doing more than pissing commuters off: it's costing people money and a lot of it.
New York City's Department of Administrative Services (DCAS) has released its examination schedule for July.

Chael Sonnen concluded his long journey back to the win column on Saturday when the three-time UFC title challenger was victorious against Wanderlei Silva in the Bellator NYC main event. Sonnen (29-15-1 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) capped off the organization's ...
But recently, New York City's most flavorful borough has become the prototype for how hipster herds can bleach communities of color and transform them into exclusive destinations for the great Caucasian migration.
New York City is getting a monument to the LGBT community as well as to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando and "all victims of hate, intolerance and violence.
New York City's annual Pride March was founded as a civil rights demonstration and a remembrance for those lost to illness and violence.
A full-floor penthouse in the landmark One57 condo building is headed to the auction block after it was seized under foreclosure, Bloomberg reported.
Menhaden follow plankton blooms, so as plankton thrive in New York City waters, menhaden follow in enormous schools to feed, bringing with them striped bass, weakfish, bluefish, and, increasingly, whales and dolphins.
New York City's manufacturing sector, while not large compared to behemoths like retail and hospitality, had the biggest downturn since the end of the recession, losing 19,000 of its workers, a 20% drop.
... Little curls of cirrus were supplanted by little pointy lumps of cumulus, of roughly the same size and aspect. The sky was bluer outside than it had looked from the window.
Over the last year, Nike has been making a move to more closely align itself with New York City. The company, which, for so long has been most closely associated with Oregon, where it was founded, has been looking east.
Man Killed by Gunfire, woman Injured Outside NYC Festival. police say a man has been fatally shot and a woman is recovering from a leg wound after gunfire erupted near the location of a music festival in the Bronx.
(CNN) When Brooke Guinan joined the New York City Fire Department in 2008 she publicly presented herself as a man. She had no idea that on Sunday she'd be one of the NYC Pride Parade's grand marshals while identifying as a transgender woman.

Parades and celebrations across the country are expected to take place Sunday in honor of gay pride month. A number of major U.S. cities including New York City, San Francisco and Chicago will have pride parades, where thousands people are set to flood ...
A state trooper patrolling a terminal at La Guardia Airport this month. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has increased the presence of troopers in New York City, pulling ...
In 1994, so the story goes, Gilbert Baker, designer of the Rainbow Flag, and Brian Griffin, aka Harmonie Moore Must Die, were angry that the organizers of Stonewall's 25th anniversary event weren't allowing leather men or drag queens into the official ...
The Bellator 180 slate touts quite a few former well credentialed wrestlers. We'll bring you results of the main PPV card and live updates of the bouts featuring former practitioners of the oldest and greatest sport.
One57, the iconic 90-story luxury skyscraper dubbed the "The billionaire Tower" by Carnegie Hall, is hit with a second foreclosure in just a month, according to a ...
social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
Bellator NYC video highlights: Matt Mitrione survives double knockdown to KO Fedor. New, 2 comments. Check out the video highlights from Bellator NYC's heavyweight co-main event between Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione. by Eddie ...
Bellator is back in the PPV business as The Big Apple played host to Bellator NYC. The main card saw Bellator's lightweight title change hands, as Michael Chandler was upset by Brent Primus with a 1st round TKO by way of doctor's stoppage.
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Roughly 2 million people lined the streets of New York City last June to watch, honor and cheer on participants in the Big Apple's largest Pride March ever.
The top Bellator NYC fighters will speak at the Bellator NYC post-fight press conference. At the Bellator NYC post-fight press conference, Bellator CEO Scott Coker, and the stars of Bellator NYC , will speak to the media Saturday night. The video is ...
Separate Deaths of 2 NYC Newborns Under Investigation. The New York City medical examiner's office is investigating the deaths of two month-old baby girls in Queens and the Bronx.
NYC is not a good long-term lifestyle or income proposition. Most middle-income parents escape New York City as soon as their children reach pre-school age.
Making his professional mixed martial arts debut at Bellator: NYC, Pico (0-1) suffered a 24-second defeat at the hands of 33-year-old Zach Freeman.
And not just wrong in a normal kind of way, but in the kind of way that makes you think someone close to you crossed a deity of some sort.
Mr. Wade, a 20-time winner of Moth storytelling competitions, is one of the most popular spinners of yarns in New York City, with a knack for heart-rending but cautiously optimistic tales. ELISE CZAJKOWSKI. See who else is making New Yorkers laugh this ...
"Siempre Fue Verde," an installation by the Cuban contemporary artist Kcho, is showing at the Bronx Museum of the arts as part of an exhibition of Cuban art.
The identical twins Tegan, left, and Sara Quin will headline the Saturday performances of the three-day Pride Island music festival at Hudson River Park.
... take place at the Bellator host hotel in New York City. The Bellator NYC ceremonial weigh-ins take place at 6 p.m.
Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward in "The Long, Hot Summer," showing next week as part of the BAM film series Southern Gothic; see listing below.
NEW YORK - One of the most respected names in local New York City news has died. The wife of WNBC's Gabe Pressman says he died in his sleep early Friday morning.
Instead, the day was spent in confusion and full of pointed language over one primary piece of unfinished business: the recurrent debate over how long New York City's schools should remain under the control of the city's mayor, Bill de Blasio. The ...
As the gay community blossomed in New York City in the 1960s, they had few places to gather publicly. Shunned and criminalized by the broader culture, LGBT people were eager for any spot where they could safely come together.
BRONSON - New York City and Broadway, are destinations for seven Bronson high school thespians and their directors, Joni Siler and Jon Carrothers.
WATCH NEWS 4 AT 6 P.M. FOR THE FULL STORY. Current and former juvenile counselors at a New York City juvenile detention center say it is out of control.
Laura Linney, left, as Regina and Cynthia Nixon as Birdie in a revival of Lillian Hellman's "The Little Foxes," closing next month at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater.
On Saturday, they meet in the main event of Bellator's second foray into the world of pay-per-view at Bellator NYC, which takes place at the famed Madison Square garden in New York City. The main card airs on pay-per-view following Bellator 180, which ...
Our guide to cultural events in New York City for families with children and teenagers. BUG DAY at the New York Hall of science (June 24, noon to 4 p.m.
The dancers Jeremy Neal (in blue shorts) and Vinson Fraley in "Dearest Home," a new work by the choreographer Kyle Abraham. Performances of that piece will begin next week at the Kitchen.
The units are supposed to be protected from steep rent hikes. But thanks to a loophole, owners can seek big rent increases anyway.
It's widely accepted that a bear does its business in the woods. But with no woods around, wayward New Yorkers and NYC tourists may have trouble finding an acceptable bathroom in a time of need.
Last May, college friends Ofo Ezeugwu and Felix Addison set up a booth during BuildingsNY, an annual conference held at the Javits Center for building owners across the city.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - In a major blow, New York lawmakers adjourned their 2017 session and left the state Capitol Wednesday without a deal to extend Mayor Bill de Blasio's control of New York City schools, but the mayor is not pushing the ...


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