NEW YORK (AP) — Salt has quietly been slipping out of dozens of the most familiar foods in brand-name America, from Butterball turkeys to Uncle Ben’s flavored rice dishes to Goya canned beans.
NEW YORK (AP) — Opponents of the city’s plan to crack down on supersized, sugary drinks have asked a judge to delay enforcement of it until a court rules on whether the measure is legal.
NEW YORK (AP) – A gun control group founded by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is airing an advertisement during the Super Bowl calling for background checks.
PHOENIX (AP) – Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched an initiative aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday, the second anniversary of the Tucson shooting that killed six people and left her critically injured.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will appear on the series finale of NBC’s “30 Rock.”
NEW YORK (AP) — Hours before New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the Rockettes help usher in the new year, Times Square was teeming with revelers wearing plastic “2013″ glasses and snapping photos.
NEW YORK (AP) — For New York City, it wasn’t an unusual sight: a possibly mentally ill woman pacing and mumbling to herself on an elevated subway station platform. Then, without any warning or provocation, she sprang up and shoved a man into the path of an oncoming train.
NEW YORK (AP) — The daughter of a man pushed in front of a subway train and photographed a split-second before his death said it “would have been great” if someone had helped her father but “what’s done is done.”
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Superstorm Sandy ran up a $42 billion bill on New York and the state and New York City will make big requests for disaster aid from the […]
NEW YORK (AP) – New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced a $500 million emergency plan to pay for critical repairs to public schools and hospitals damaged by Superstorm Sandy. The plan would allocate […]
NEW YORK (AP) – Mayor Michael Bloomberg says odd-even rationing seems to have eased the post-storm gasoline crunch in New York City, but he’s not sure when he’ll lift the restriction. The system began […]
NEW YORK (AP) – One man filling up his minivan today in Manhattan says the lines are a lot shorter than they were a couple of days ago. It’s the first day of a gasoline […]