Our reporters examine how E-hail companies upended the NYC taxi business – exacting a rising human and economic toll.
Tag: New York City
New York's quickly growing senior citizen population struggles amid risings costs and other challenges in a constantly changing city.
Hidden dangers face truckers, sex workers, subway conductors and other employees. Meet some of the people behind the statistics detailing the hazards of the American workplace.
With the city's notorious lockup set for eventual closure, our team examines the state of – and future of – incarceration in New York.
Four years into Vision Zero, New York City has achieved a historic low in pedestrian traffic deaths. But how many more people will die in crashes that safe-streets advocates argue are preventable?
With the fate of 11 million undocumented immigrants in limbo, our team examines the impact of living in fear of deportation.
The online dating game for seniors brims with scams, heartbreak – and, sometimes, even love.
The number of asylum seekers has climbed since Russia's 2013 anti-gay "propaganda" law. But some immigrants say they still face homophobia – sometimes from fellow Russians.