Several women said Mr. Steinhardt made sexual requests of them while they were relying on or seeking his support. He denies many of the actions attributed to him.
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Mail fishing had been on the rise until the Postal Service unleashed a newfangled mailbox to combat the crime throughout the New York region.
The move by the big utility in the New York suburbs has set off anger and panic among developers, threatening a real estate boom and creating uncertainty over jobs.
With upstate casinos struggling and the state facing budget woes, a plan to allow full-fledged casinos in New York City is being weighed as a solution.
“We have individuals who, literally, since the 1980s have been committing sexual offenses on the trains,” an official said. Now, a bill would ban them from New York’s subways.
Albany has long been a magnet for back-room influence peddling through lobbyist donations, and that tradition is being upheld with gusto.
Yes, the city’s subway is improving. But the overall increase in on-time rate and reliability masks a surprising disparity.
Three dogs who live in a Saddle River, N.J., mansion once owned by Russell Simmons have inspired an ordinance that bans and defines excessive barking.
For city workers ousted over sexual harassment charges, “neutral reference agreements” help them hide bad behavior from prospective employers.
Siah Armajani’s career survey at the Met Breuer and public sculpture in Brooklyn Bridge Park offer a portrait of the Iranian artist in exile in America.
Exclusive options in public education, like Stuyvesant High School, will never lead the way to a fairer America.
The artist dances with wolves, and hunters, in his new film “Redoubt,” shot in his native Idaho. It’s the most emancipated work of his career.
The play, called “Bella Bella” and written by Mr. Fierstein, casts him as the outspoken New York congresswoman and activist.
Homemade bread is just the starting act at this new Bedford-Stuyvesant spot.
For its annual orchid display, the New York Botanical Garden has drawn inspiration from Southeast Asia. Rich beauty abounds.
As the museum’s Andy Warhol retrospective ends its run, Holland Cotter revisits the exhibition through a work that showed the artist shifting gears.
This week’s properties include a four-bedroom in Ardsley, N.Y. and a three-bedroom in Chatham, N.J.
This week’s properties are on the Upper West Side, in Turtle Bay and Dumbo, Brooklyn.
Thursday: A diorama at the American Museum of Natural History was labeled to highlight the inaccuracies it perpetuated.
After years of sharing rentals, a new buyer takes her savings to a fixer-upper in Kensington.
Jonathan Gardner’s wry, lush and pleasurable paintings; Jae and Wadsworth Jarrell’s master works; two shows refiguring the future of new media; and Fin Simonetti on the myths of masculinity.
In her enthralling study of interracial relationships, featuring a brilliant Daveed Diggs, Suzan-Lori Parks parses the lies we live by.
In the next-to-last game of the 1957 season, he became the last Brooklyn Dodger to hit a home run before the team moved to Los Angeles.