Tue, 24 Nov 2020

A shelter and a sex assault s - qchron.com

Credit Councilman Eric Ulrich, for one, with calling it right about the new homeless shelter for men in Ozone Park: ...

Cheers for Cuomo on Cabrini s - qchron.com

When British officials asked the public to select a name for a new research vessel and the winner was Boaty ...

Reform property taxes s - qchron.com

City property taxes may be lower than those in the suburbs, but theyre notoriously unfair, especially to middle-class homeowners in ...

MTA mistreats Rockaway again s - qchron.com

It took a decade for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to agree to reimburse all Queens drivers for the tolls they ...

We cant lift our new restrictions until its safe to do so s - qchron.com

We all want the nightmare weve been living in to end as soon as possible, so we can be free ...

Hunger looms as a real danger s - qchron.com

With the coronavirus crisis slamming the economy, people are going to go hungry maybe on a level this country hasnt ...

Aid to businesses and workers is vital, and personal s - qchron.com

The federal payments to individual taxpayers and families are starting to appear in bank accounts, and not a moment too ...

Be sure to vote June 23 s - qchron.com

Are you a social justice warrior looking to bring radical change to a system you believe has imposed injustice on ...

NYCHA cant replace a valve s - qchron.com

We dont understand what those 20 families in Flushings Bland Houses who have been without gas since at least Feb. ...

Our Celebration of Queens finds lights in the darkness s - qchron.com

At one shopping center in southwestern Queens, the large planters that normally beautify its plaza have been neglected this year, ...

Tough days for the MTA

Agencyhas never needed help from the feds as it does now. ...

Capt. Kangaroo merits a statue, too

Reader letters to Newsday about creating a statue to commemorateRodney Dangerfield in Babylon and more. ...

Biden's Big Tech challenge

Clearly, Obama's technocratic view of the influential industry is not the way to go. ...

What lies ahead for the media, post-Trump

The reality-based press has to unapologetically stand for something. Otherwise, it's just a pallid alternative toburgeoning lies. ...

Trump is stress-testing American democracy

The integrity of thousands of people responsible for maintaining American democracy is being tested as never before. ...

Trump's awkward exit leaves behind a big problem

Polls suggest that60 million Americans believe that theelection was fraudulent. How do we bring all those people back around to ...

Keeping up the momentum

Daily Point A change in fortunes State Senate Democrats took a victory dance Monday afternoon to proclaim that they won ...

Autumn in the COVID-19 ICU

Long Island hospitals use new techniques and hard-earned experience to combat surge in COVID-19 cases. ...

It's over for Trump

The post-election losing streak continues for President Donald Trump, as he refuses to admit he was defeated by former Vice ...

Spring break had to go s - qchron.com

Kudos to Gov. Cuomo, whos been getting a lot of them lately, for ordering online learning to continue during what ...

Backing a bill to save the birds s - qchron.com

Queens is for the birds at least when it comes to the new law passed last week to stop the ...

Its your duty to go vote s - qchron.com

You hear the same old mantra every four years, and you may be tired of it: This is the most ...

School success at last s - qchron.com

Our congratulations go out to Success Academy, which after a long, hard struggle has finally won educational justice for hundreds ...

DOT, just stop (sign), OK? s - qchron.com

If youre going to do a traffic study at a complex intersection adjacent to a school, following a request from ...

Cuomo veto harms Jamaica Bay s - qchron.com

One of Gov. Cuomos favorite political tricks is to slip things through when or where no ones looking, whether its ...

Politicians kill another promising, profitable plan in LIC s - qchron.com

Hand it to the city for maintaining a perfect record when it comes to creating thousands of jobs and millions ...

Cant we build right?

Not only does it take forever to get most major public projects built these days, it seems like once theyre ...

The resignation letter schools chief Carranza should write

Rather than continuing to sow racial divisions, to walk out on aggrieved parents, to wink and nod at grade-fixing, to ...

Resolute at the turn of the tide

Were doing it, Queens. Were beating the horrible coronavirus. Now we just have to stay the course, be sure not ...

Reopening the economy cant wait a moment longer

As the city continues to fight a hard battle against the forces of lawlessness in the streets, New Yorkers should ...

Mayor must present his plan to reopen the city now

Mayor de Blasio has to stop speaking in the future tense when it comes to the plans that need to ...

De Blasio annoys both sides of the discussion, again

Leave it to Mayor de Blasio to manage to anger both sides in a debate and wind up looking the ...

A schools plan in draft form

The long-awaited announcement of how school will resume in September came Wednesday, and its a doozy. Parents who were wondering ...

Dont be left out of the Census

Elected officials and advocacy groups have been beating the drum for years, and now the moment is here its time ...

We cant keep driving away job creators and taxpayers

The toxic political outlook that is costing New York City jobs by the tens of thousands claimed another victim Tuesday, ...

Cuomos new cluster luck rules divide us and will fail

The confusion and anger welled up immediately. Community Board 6 was flooded with calls from business owners wondering if they ...

Dont just help out Neirs

We were thrilled to see Neirs, the historic Woodhaven tavern that has so often come to the verge of closure ...

Will teachers show up?

Well often have contrasting headlines on a given issue here in the Chronicle, as various people and groups get their ...

First Amendment still stands

Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio have a lot of newfound power under the state of emergency in which we ...

We are on the brink of catastrophe

We may end up sometime soon looking back fondly at the good old days of May.Remember the first three weeks ...

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Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...

Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...

Investigators in Xinjiang blocked by Chinese government

Investigators looking for evidence of forced labor in clothing supply chains in the northwestern Chinese region of Xinjiang on behalf ...

U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...

France to ease restrictions between now and January

PARIS, France - Aware that the French are becoming weary of lockdown and need to have a better sense of ...

U.S. records 1 million Covid cases in past week, total now exceeds 12m

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of people to have contracted Covid-19 in the United States reached, and surpassed, 12 million ...

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