Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 4:46 PM
A stray cat that brought comfort to a soldier in Afghanistan and a rescue dog that bonded with an autistic boy are among this year's winners.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 1:34 PM
See why NYU professor Robin Nagle thinks sanitation workers are a city's first guardians of public health.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Residents in a sleepy New York town are making a lot of noise over the noise that they fear will forever disrupt their community if 'Taxi' actor Judd Hirsch is given the green light to erect a wind turbine on his property.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 12:47 PM
If you find yourself in a water chestnut-infested wetland, here's what you need to do.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 12:29 PM
Actor adds to his New York City real estate with the purchase of one of five new sustainable units at 66 East 11th Street.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 12:00 PM
A team of expert architects meet in Chicago to decide whether New York City's One World Trade Center is taller than Chicago's Willis Tower.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 at 12:10 PM
After taking a quick rest on Governors Island, a massive floating sphere constructed from snapped umbrella frames will next set sail on one of the country's most notorious Superfund sites: The Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 4:07 PM
The clever, on-demand car service delivers shelter kittens in honor of National Cat Day — but high demand creates a snuggle shortage.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 11:20 AM
Thousands of spectators gather in New York City on Oct. 26 for the 23rd Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 10:08 AM
By heeding Klaus Jacob's call to develop strategies to minimize the impact of flooding, the MTA prevented a longer subway closure and saved billions of dollars.