Latest Articles Tagged "ban"

It’s been nearly six months since the moratorium, aimed at protecting the environment, passed the state legislature.

What you need to know about New York’s statewide ban on polystyrene foam and packing peanuts, which takes effect Jan. 1.

A federal ban on tobacco could avert 633,000 deaths, a third among African Americans. Critics say it could increase policing in communities of color.

The legislation is thought to be the first of its kind nationwide.

Councilmember Richards is banking on a smoking ban in all 200,000 of de Blasio's promised affordable housing units.

The people behind the sloppy Santa crawl through the city have promised to avoid Hell's Kitchen... but what about the rest of us?

Finally, a potential ban in the city we can get behind.

Residents of two scenic, affluent Brooklyn neighborhoods are no longer suffering from celebrity sightings, after the Mayor's Office temporarily pulled the plug on Hollywood productions.