If it's any consolation for today's umbrella traffic jams and soaked pant-bottoms, New Yorkers can take heart in their city being rainier than most—a fact that is both a bragging right and a major factor in policy discussions about everything from sewage to transit.
The comptroller's report found problems in handling controlled substances, maintaining facilities and managing finances. Some findings echo our 2012 report on the agency.
The legacy and lessons of the failed efforts to save Harlem's historic Renaissance Ballroom.
Published reports indicate Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos is under scrutiny for dealings involving Glenwood Management, whose leader Leonard Litwin personifies big-money politics.