Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Tuesday directed that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff today in honor of the 61 men and women who lost their lives to Superstorm Sandy in New York. … Full Article
LAS VEGAS — Brazilian Performers Dance During Rock in Rio Sneak Peak:Brazilian performer Vanessa Nascimento holds Carlinhos de Jesus while dancing during the Rock in Rio USA sneak peak event at the site of the former Circus Circus RV Park on Monday in La … Full Article
SPAIN — “Senor de los Milagros” Celebrated with Dancing: A woman dances as she participates in a procession honoring The Lord of Miracles "Senor de los Milagros" in Madrid, Spain, on Sunday. … Full Article
The federal government not only failed to effectively and timely provide assistance in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, but also remains ill-equipped to assist distressed business owners in another natural disaster despite reforms that were passed and should have been … Full Article
Traveling into Manhattan by subway from Brooklyn on Friday, the day after a New York doctor was diagnosed with Ebola, Dennis Johnson and his fiancee, Lian Robinson, were trying to be sensible about the odds of the disease spreading. … Full Article
New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority says there's no indication the Ebola patient was contagious when he rode the subway.
The MTA also said Friday there were "no reports of bodily fluids on any of the subway lines he rode." … Full Article
In an effort to give pedestrians a safer passage as they cross Fourth Avenue in Bay Ridge, the city’s Department of Transportation (DOT) is extending the curbs at some of the busiest intersections along the avenue, according to Community Board 10 officials. … Full Article