Thousands of immigrants who were chasing the dream of owning a New York taxi were trapped in reckless loans by bankers who made huge profits, The Times found.
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The government profited and looked away as thousands of immigrant taxi drivers in New York were ravaged by exploitative loans.
After 35 years on Bleecker Street, the store will close by the end of this month. But the owners will still ply their wares at a nearby farmer’s market — and at a pickle stand.
Sleepy Arverne is attracting entrepreneurs from its neighbor to the west, Rockaway Beach. As gentrification there continues, the community adjusts to the spotlight.
Virtually nonexistent among the city’s monuments, L.G.B.T.Q. men and women have made outsize contributions to New York’s identity. It is long past time they were put on a pedestal.
Many young New Yorkers have been fleeing the city for creative hubs in the South, where housing is cheap. But what happens now?
From planning their next tour to going out for sushi, the Met brothers are, for the most part, inseparable.
The mayor made his first trip to Iowa as a presidential candidate, showing off his new focus on criticizing Mr. Trump.
Handwritten bookkeeping is still in use at the Long Island Rail Road. Now the practice is the subject of a federal inquiry.
Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.
Frederick Douglass Academy in Harlem is playing for its third straight New York City boys’ lacrosse title. The team is a sign of progress for a sport seen as elite, suburban and mostly white.
Lauren Salzman, a senior member of the group, described how women would array themselves naked in front of the group’s founder as he sat in a chair and lectured.
Shamel Pitts and Bobbi Jene Smith, veterans of Ohad Naharin’s company, showed their distinctive dance voices in New York performances.
The New York senator is mired near the bottom of most polls but hopes to jump-start her campaign and fund-raising as she aggressively criticizes anti-abortion laws in Alabama and other states.
A new book featuring the photographs of Lee Friedlander shows the significance of random public announcements like ‘No Parking’ and ‘Everything Must Go!’
The pop artist is retooling his “American Utopia” show for a 15-week run from October to January.
The East End’s first vineyards were planted in the 1970s, and some family-owned businesses are now attracting investors from elsewhere.
Friday: The mayor, who became the 23rd candidate in the Democratic race, is emphasizing his accomplishments in New York City.
Instead of classic beach houses with cedar shingles, developers are building more sleek, contemporary homes with flat roofs and lots of glass.
The seven-bedroom mansion known for the geraniums in its many window boxes goes on the market for $12.5 million.