Tag Archives: New Yorkers

U.S. states mull contraception coverage as Obamacare repeal looms

By Jilian Mincer (Reuters) – Growing numbers of U.S. states are seeking to ensure that women have continued access to free birth control in case the insurance benefit is dropped…

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Obama says U.S. is safe as millions set off on Thanksgiving travel

By Roberta Rampton & Kylie Gumpert WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they were safe as millions of travelers set off for the long Thanksgiving…

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These Maps Show How Much Money Each State Is Giving to the Presidential Race

View photo .Reporting by Palmer Gibbs, GRAPHIQ. When it comes to political fundraising, certain truths hold firm no matter who is in the race: donors in California, New York &…

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With fist-bump, Trump reports for jury duty in N.Y.

By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) – Billionaire Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump reported for jury duty in New York on Monday in a black limo, signing an autograph &…

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NY AG to propose new bill to strengthen data security law

(Reuters) – New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will propose legislation on Thursday that he says would make the state's data security law the strongest in the country & require…

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SantaCon kicks off with hopes of less naughtiness

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual costumed pub crawl featuring a horde of sloshed Santas on the streets of Manhattan received underway Saturday with a lesson in the First Amendment….

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After Ebola recovery, doctor set to leave hospital

NEW YORK (AP) — An emergency room doctor who was the first Ebola patient in the nation's biggest city was scheduled to be released from a hospital after beating the…

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Obama: 'We have to be guided by the facts, not fear' on Ebola

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama commended New Yorkers for their calm reaction to the city's first case of Ebola & told Americans in his weekly address…

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Two US states order tough Ebola quarantine rules

New York (AFP) – New York & New Jersey on Friday ordered a mandatory quarantine for medics who treated victims of the disease in West Africa, after the deadly virus…

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Dirty Rats: NYC Rodents Carry Host of Diseases

The rats that dart between trash cans & crawl across subway tracks in New York may harbor some alarming diseases, according to a new study. Rats in Manhattan are reservoirs…

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