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A Woman Dies After Childbirth, and Her Husband Asks Why

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:02:12 -0500

Amy Lam, who prematurely gave birth in her bathroom, bled to death after a series of surgical procedures at Harlem Hospital Center. Now her family has accused the hospital of malpractice and negligence.

Sleepy Hollow: Surrounded by History, and Legends

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:00:59 -0500

The village’s setting on the Hudson, its cultural diversity and its access to the city are draws for many residents.

Living in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:00:58 -0500

The village’s setting on the Hudson, its diversity and its access to the city are draws for many residents.

Next Target for IBM’s Watson? Third-Grade Math

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:59:36 -0500

Watson, the IBM computer platform that dominated on “Jeopardy!” and has helped fight cancer, is part of a pilot program that will help teachers build personalized lesson plans.

Conor McGregor Leads U.F.C. Into Madison Square Garden With Trademark Brashness

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:08:05 -0500

In a news conference at the Garden, where he will face Eddie Alvarez in November, McGregor announced: “I run New York, I run this whole city.”

City to Pay $5.75 Million Over Death of Mentally Ill Inmate at Rikers Island

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:05:10 -0500

Bradley Ballard was found naked and covered in feces and urine after being locked in a cell at the New York City jail complex for six days.

What Donald Trump Got Wrong on Stop-and-Frisk

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:45:08 -0500

In his debate with Hillary Clinton, Mr. Trump uttered elaborate fiction about tactics still used by the New York Police Department.

Wolfgang Puck Makes His First New York Splash, at Cut

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:19:49 -0500

A downtown debut for the Spago chef, soft-serve from a high-end trailer and more restaurant news.

Cuomo’s Vision for Revamped Penn Station: New Home for Amtrak and L.I.R.R.

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:45:12 -0500

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo presented a plan that would create a train hall in the James A. Farley Building on the west side of Eighth Avenue by 2020, while renovating the passageways at Penn Station.

Hillary Clinton, at Ease Onstage, Seems Utterly Herself

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:00:25 -0500

Monday night, Mrs. Clinton displayed her preparedness and her quick wit, her affection for granular policy detail and her eagerness to throw flames and flip the script on Donald J. Trump.