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Activists from the Elevator Action Group with Rise and Resist took a subway ride with NYCT President Andy Byford on April 13, 2018. The trip illuminated some of the problems with signage, separate fare payment systems, boarding areas, and many other accessibility issues. Byford plans to incorporate accessibility priorities in a comprehensive corporate plan expected to be released in May.

New York City’s ‘train daddy’ tasked with fixing the crumbling subway has resigned after two years following struggles with the gove...

Andy Byford heralded a new era for New York City's aging subway. His departure has New Yorkers worried about if those projects will continue.

Jeff Bezos has spent millions on real estate across the US. Here’s a look at his lavish properties, from a Seattle estate to an $80 million spre...

The Amazon CEO has spent millions on real estate across the US, from multiple NYC apartments to a Washington DC mansion and a 30,000-acre Texas ranch.
The view from the observation deck, looking south.

View from the top: a guide to NYC’s best observation decks, from the Empire State Building to the Top of the Rock

New York City has its fair share of observatory decks: There's One World Trade Center, the Empire State Building, 30 Rock, and soon, Edge.
Harvey Weinstein arrives at court for the start of his sex assault trial on January 22.

Prosecutors say Harvey Weinstein put women through a series of ‘tests’ to see how easily they could be manipulated

In a fiery opening statement at the disgraced mogul's trial, prosecutors accused Harvey Weinstein of grooming women before sexually assaulting them.
Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Supreme Court on January 25, 2019, in New York, United States.

Oral arguments in Harvey Weinstein’s criminal trial begin Wednesday. Experts told us how he could walk free.

Much of Harvey Weinstein's case will rest upon the preconceived notions about sexual assault that the jurors bring to the courtroom, experts say.

Hotel 50 Bowery brings approachable luxury to New York City’s vibrant Chinatown

Hotel 50 Bowery from Hyatt's Joie de Vivre line is a sleek boutique hotel in Chinatown, and is a vibrant alternative to nearby SoHo or TriBeCa.
Slender skyscrapers are starting to dominate the skyline along Manhattan's Billionaires' Row.

The world’s skinniest skyscraper is almost complete. I toured its first luxury condo — take a look inside the NYC tower that’s 24 ti...

The 1,428-foot tower on Manhattan's Billionaires' Row is 24 times taller than it is wide and has only one residence per floor.
Me on the Manhattan High Line.

I’m from South Africa and spent 2 weeks working in New York. Here are 10 things I found bizarre about day-to-day life.

After two weeks in New York City, I started noticing weird plants on sidewalks and strange behaviors of the city's inhabitants.

The judge in the Harvey Weinstein case told potential jurors it’s ‘not a referendum on the #MeToo movement’

Seven jurors were selected Thursday: four men and three women. Judge James Burke warned them not to view the case through the lens of #MeToo.

I stayed at the Moxy Chelsea and was impressed by its central location, co-working spaces, and great views

The Moxy Chelsea brings NYC's Flower District indoors and offers great views of the city. Here's why I was so impressed by this Marriott Bonvoy hotel.