The city's waterways have also been known to host sharks and whales.
The governor proposes using some of the money from the Sandy relief bill to buy out property owners in the hardest-hit coastal regions.
How transit access changes the perception of distance and accessibility of resources in a city.
New York's latest foray into smaller living hits all the right notes.
The South Ferry station is worth it — but that doesn't mean the money should be squandered.
Examining America's dramatic socio-economic residential segregation.
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The world like you've never seen it before.
Can't hear those buzzers and bells.
Almost three months later, there's still much to do.
America's mayors could clearly use some inspiration.
Architects set out to create warm spaces for New York's 10,000 feral cats.
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