Tag: New York City

U.S. spends Easter Sunday on lockdown as COVID-19 death toll tops...

The death toll in France from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 14,393 from 13,832 a day earlier, the French public health authority said on Sunday.

In New York lab, centuries-old corals hold clues to climate shifts

Cores are the hard, stony part of a coral underneath the top of the colony - its skeleton. Much like trees, corals produce growth rings that record climatic conditions like seawater temperatures and rainfall as they grow.

Disgraced U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein killed himself, media reports say

U.S. billionaire Jeffrey Epstein took his own life overnight in a lower Manhattan jail cell where he was being held without bail on federal...

Photos: Thousands brave rain in New York’s Times Square to welcome...

New York's Times Square erupted with fireworks and cheers at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday as thousands of hardy merrymakers braved pouring rain...

New Year’s Eve party in Times Square to cheer for press...

Reporters will be the guests of honour at the New Year's Eve party in New York's Times Square on Monday, in what organizers said...

Potential explosives sent to White House, Hillary Clinton, Obama

Federal authorities are investigating suspicious packages sent to the White House, former U.S. President Barack Obama and former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, the...

New York City creates gender-neutral ‘X’ option for birth certificates

People who were born in New York City and do not identify as male or female can now opt for a third gender category...