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Mass Shooting at New Jersey Arts Festival Leaves 22 Injured and 1 Dead

Mass Shooting at New Jersey Arts Festival Leaves 22 Injured and 1 Dead

Tahaij Wells, 32, left, was shot dead and Amir Armstrong, 23, was in police custody after their involvement in a mass shooting at an arts festival in Trenton on Sunday, officials said.

In Wealthy Pocket of Connecticut, an Innovative Approach to Affordable Housing

In Wealthy Pocket of Connecticut, an Innovative Approach to Affordable Housing

The New Canaan Housing Authority’s Mill Apartments, one cluster of affordable housing in one of the country’s most affluent towns.

A New Leader for a Troubled New Jersey Transit

A New Leader for a Troubled New Jersey Transit

Kevin Corbett, a top executive at a global construction and engineering firm, is set to be the executive director of New Jersey Transit.

Uber and Lyft Drivers Rush to Register Cars Ahead of City’s New Cap

Uber and Lyft Drivers Rush to Register Cars Ahead of City’s New Cap

Hundreds of people lined up at an Uber office in Queens to register their cars as for-hire vehicles. Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to sign a law capping the number of for-hire vehicles on Tuesday.

N.Y. Police Official Who Took Las Vegas Trip and Gifts Is Acquitted of Corruption Charges

N.Y. Police Official Who Took Las Vegas Trip and Gifts Is Acquitted of Corruption Charges

A jury in Federal District Court in Manhattan found James Grant, a former New York City deputy police inspector, not guilty on all charges.

Fire Department Finds a Way Around Times Square Traffic for Medical Emergencies

Fire Department Finds a Way Around Times Square Traffic for Medical Emergencies

Emergency medical workers driving a small two-passenger vehicle, called a gator utility vehicle, on 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan.

Blame Trump’s Tariffs and the Weather. New York’s Farmers Do.

Blame Trump’s Tariffs and the Weather. New York’s Farmers Do.

Peter Martens’s farm in Penn Yan, N.Y. Like farmers across the state, Mr. Martens is struggling under the weight of this summer’s extreme weather, a trade war and tightened immigration policies.

Deal Reached to Reactivate Speed Cameras at New York City Schools

Deal Reached to Reactivate Speed Cameras at New York City Schools

State and city officials have reached a deal to reactivate speed cameras around schools in New York City.

Cynthia Nixon. Parent. Activist. Governor?

Cynthia Nixon. Parent. Activist. Governor?

Cynthia Nixon is campaigning for the Democratic nomination for New York governor. She has said her experiences as a public school parent and an education activist are what drives her run.

Lawyer for 2 Schneiderman Accusers Brought Their Claims to Michael Cohen

Lawyer for 2 Schneiderman Accusers Brought Their Claims to Michael Cohen

Michael D. Cohen leaving federal court last month. A lawyer for two women who say they were victims of Eric Schneiderman is seeking to protect records that Mr. Cohen may have concerning the women.

For Disabled Subway Riders, the Biggest Challenge Can Be Getting to the Train

For Disabled Subway Riders, the Biggest Challenge Can Be Getting to the Train

Gabriela Amari, using a subway elevator, must take a circuitous route to work because the station she lives near is not accessible. Only about a quarter of the subway’s 472 stations have elevators.

Second Federal Judge Issues Injunction to Keep DACA in Place

Second Federal Judge Issues Injunction to Keep DACA in Place

A federal judge in Brooklyn has issued an injunction requiring the Trump administration to keep DACA in place. The program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, has become a flash point in the immigration debate, triggering protests like the one pictured on the Brooklyn Bridge in 2017.

Things to Do in the Hudson Valley, June 18 Through June 26

Things to Do in the Hudson Valley, June 18 Through June 26

COLD SPRING “Heat Wave” (2016), pastel by Sheilah Rechtschaffer, will be on view in “THREADS/New Pastels” July 1 through 31 at Buster Levi Gallery, 121 Main Street. An opening reception will be held on July 1 at 6 p.m. For further information: 845-809-5810 or busterlevigallery.com.

Dear Reader: You Misunderstood My Story. Signed, Truman Capote.

Dear Reader: You Misunderstood My Story. Signed, Truman Capote.

A recently unearthed letter from Truman Capote explains one of his early short stories to a reader, and offers a glimpse of him as a young writer.

Melania Trump’s Parents Become U.S. Citizens, Using ‘Chain Migration’ Trump Hates

Melania Trump’s Parents Become U.S. Citizens, Using ‘Chain Migration’ Trump Hates

Melania Trump’s parents, Amalija and Viktor Knavs, flank their lawyer, Michael Wildes, heading to their naturalization ceremony in Manhattan on Thursday.

Milton Glaser Still Hearts New York

Milton Glaser Still Hearts New York

Milton Glaser in his studio on East 32nd Street, where he has worked since 1965. On a recent afternoon, he puzzled over what design he would create for the New York of 2016.


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