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Jul 26, 2016
Commuters tense as New York to close busy subway line for 18 monthsOne of New York City's busiest subway lines will cease running between Manhattan and Brooklyn for 18 months starting in 2019, transit officials said on Monday, creating a massive service disruption in an already overtaxed system
Mar 14, 2016
Twitter can help gauge damage by natural disasters in real timeBy looking at Twitter data, it is possible to determine the damage caused by a natural disaster in just a few hours, say researchers who analysed Twitter activity before, during and after Hurricane Sandy which caused severe damage in the US four years back.
Apr 17, 2015
Bon Jovi to open a one-stop facility in New Jersey for food stamps, health care and job trainingRocker Jon Bon Jovi will open a one-stop facility in New Jersey that will help people get food stamps, health care, meals for at-risk children and senior citizens, as well as offering culinary-related job training.
Jun 17, 2013
New York's Bloomberg and San Francisco mayor announce tech summitsNew York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his San Francisco counterpart, Ed Lee, say they are sponsoring a pair of technology summits to be held in each of their cities in the next year...
Jun 11, 2013
Fourth of NYC could be flood zone by 2050s, says reportBy the 2050s, more than 800,000 New York City residents could be living in a flood zone that would cover a quarter of the city's land and New Yorkers could sweat out as many 90-degree (32-Celsius) days as is now normal for Birmingham, Alabama, as effects of global warming take hold, a scientists' group convened by the city says.
Dec 31, 2012
Unforgettable images from 2012We take a look at some exceptional images from 2012. Some recount events that shocked the world, while others stand-out in terms of what they depict.
Dec 14, 2012
All hail Sunny Leone: Queen of the Indian 'zeitgeist'She is numero uno on Google Zeitgeist's top ten list of 'trending' people in India -- a list that includes Rajesh Khanna, Poonam Pandey et al but nary a sign of Narendra Modi or Arvind Kejriwal.
Nov 12, 2012
Delay in power restoration after Hurricane Sandy angers New YorkersPower problems remained unresolved on New York's Long Island, where about 300 people protested on Sunday.
Nov 06, 2012
Voting the latest challenge for superstorm victimsSandy killed more 100 people in 10 states, almost all of them in New York and New Jersey.
Nov 06, 2012
New Yorkers allowed to vote at any poll site post Hurricane SandyThe states of New York and New Jersey, worst hit by last week's massive storm, are taking unprecedented measures to ensure residents are able to cast their votes.