A new bill in the city council could change the way commercial trash is collected in the city. A group of environmental and labor activists say the bill would reduce truck traffic and hold the private waste hauling industry accountable for better standards. But the private waste companies that collect this trash say the proposal just won’t work. Nina Agrawal has more.
Living in New York you can encounter a lot of interesting characters. Weird dates. Shady landlords… and, the occasional con artist. Amina Lovell tells us about her experience when she wanted to believe she could trade money for her..”big break.”
Looking for a match this election season? You may want to open your browser to Berniesingles.com a new site that launched this week. It’s a dating site for Bernie Sanders fans with the tagline, it’s not only the 1% getting screwed this election season. And it’s new twist on niche dating sites where the business of matchmaking is more about how daters identify, than profit. Isabella Kulkarni reports.
Temperatures are expected to plummet as low as 23 degrees below zero over the weekend. Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a Code Blue warning this morning, calling conditions “abnormal,” and “dangerous.” He also said the city will try to make sure that all homeless people are taken off the streets.