Drive charged in fatal hit and run, police say

The NYPD has arrested a man they say is responsible for a fatal hit and run in Manhattan last weekend. […]


Mayor de Blasio raises minimum wage for more workers in city

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an executive order Tuesday morning that will raise the minimum wage for workers employed by […]


(Update) First U.S. Ebola case diagnosed in Texas, CDC confirms

The first case of Ebola has been diagnosed in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday afternoon.


3 myths about the working poor

Linda Tirado works to debunk some common stereotypes about the working poor in her new book, "Hand to Mouth."


Lawsuit funding advances: friend or foe?

Reporter was commissioned to write this in-depth article Many plaintiffs awaiting resolution of their lawsuit or legal claim often find […]


Elastic City participatory walks help New Yorkers navigate familiar streets in a new way

New Yorkers will be able to experience the streets they walk everyday in Elastic City's series of "participatory walks."