Former state tax official rebuked for misusing state workers, equipment ALBANY — A Beacon man, who was once a candidate for state Assembly in the mid-Hudson and a top contender for Newburgh city manager, improperly used state workers and equipment while he held a high-level state job, according to the findings of an ... 01/9/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
Equipment problems cause 65% of the delays in New York City subway system The next time your subway train is delayed, the odds are that it’s because the MTA just can’t keep its signals straight. A report issued Tuesday by the Straphangers Campaign has found that defective signals and other equipment problems cause a whopping ... 05/8/2012 - 11:02 pm | View Link
Plastic Lab Equipment May Be Distorting Research Results “People are clearly aware that plastics can cause problems. Quite remarkably ... but I don’t think it’s a mess that we can’t address,” he says [New Scientist]. 80beats is DISCOVER's news aggregator, weaving together the choicest tidbits from ... 11/7/2008 - 12:10 am | View Link
What happes when you file for bankruptcy...? There are six types of bankruptcy under the Bankruptcy Code, located at Title 11 of the United States Code: * Chapter 7 - basic liquidation for individuals and businesses * Chapter 9 - municipal bankruptcy * Chapter 11 - rehabilitation or reorganization ... 05/8/2007 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Zakim Bridge Lands Civil Engineering Achievement Award “Not only was the city’s need for increased capacity met, but the local community has been given a new symbol of civic pride,” said Galloway. “The Zakim Bridge ... bridge columns. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s Orange Line ... 09/10/2001 - 1:00 pm | View Link
New York City, New York Personal Injury and Accident ... type=’video/mp4’> Accidents happen every day in New York. While some are unforeseeable, others occur due to negligence or in some cases, because of willful ... 01/25/2015 - 11:38 pm | View Website
Noise Pollution: A Modern Plague Noise Pollution: A Modern Plague . Lisa Goines, RN and Louis Hagler, MD . Used with permission from the Southern Medical Journal and the authors 01/25/2015 - 7:06 pm | View Website
History of the New York City Subway The first underground line of the New York City Subway opened on October 27, 1904, almost 35 years after the opening of the first elevated line in New York City ... 01/25/2015 - 1:16 pm | View Website
New York City travel guide This article is on New York City; we have another article on New York (State). New York City is an enormous city. Each of its five boroughs is the equivalent of a ... 01/25/2015 - 4:33 am | View Website
Doctor in New York City Is Sick With Ebola A doctor in New York City who recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea became the first person in the city to test positive for the virus ... 01/24/2015 - 4:16 pm | View Website
Wall Street JournalLeftist Economist Yanis Varoufakis Named Greek Finance MinisterWall Street JournalGreek Australian economist Yannis Varoufakis presents his new book in Athens on Jan. 16. Photo: Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. By. Stelios Bouras And. Alkman Granitsas. Updated Jan. 27, 2015 8:43 a.m. ET. 1 COMMENTS. ATHENS—New Prime Greece's New Finance Minister Says Euro Is Like Hotel CaliforniaBusinessweekUPDATE 1-Anti-austerity economist says to become Greek finance ministerReutersEconomics Professor to be Greek Finance MinisterRTE.ieall 119 news articles »
After years of speculation the rapper/designer has explained why he sports a perma-pout for the paparazzi (and it’s not dissimilar to Victoria Beckham’s)There are some questions that will never be answered: Who are we? Where are we going? And why does Kanye West never smile? While we can’t help with the first two - the human condition, lol!
The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including the 70th anniversary of Auschwitz’s liberation, a Viking festival on the Shetland Isles, and a polar bear takes the tube Continue reading
ReutersCommodity prices hit Caterpillar profit, warns low oil will hurt '15ReutersCHICAGO (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc (CAT. N) on Tuesday reported lower quarterly net profit that missed expectations as lower prices for copper, coal and iron ore hurt mining equipment orders, and warned the recent fall in oil prices would make for a difficult
Head of conservation is relocated to lower-profile site, after officials in Cairo confirm real sequence of eventsIt’s a pharaoh cop, Egyptian archaeology officials have admitted. After initially downplaying reports that Tutankhamun’s beard had been fixed with the wrong glue, the Egyptian Museum has owned up to the error – and moved its chief conservator to less glamorous pastures.
mySanAntonio.comEx-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reportermySanAntonio.comFormer CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling leaves the Alexandria Federal Courthouse, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Alexandria, Va., with his wife, Holly, after being convicted on all nine counts he faced of leaking classified details of an operation to thwart Iran's nuclear and more »