The Pandemic Threatened Their Ventilators. Will NY Officials Change Course Before The Next Crisis?
State health guidelines say any patient who arrives at a hospital with their own ventilator risks having it taken away for another person during a pandemic. A lawsuit wants to change that.
May 27, 2021 1:35 PM
Arts & Entertainment
The First Tenji Block, Now A Common Sight Around NYC, Was Installed On This Day in 1967
Present on NYC sidewalks, the invention has been crucial in making transportation more accessible.
Updated: Mar 19, 2019 12:31 PM
Flushing Ave J Train Entrance Finally Reopens After Decades, But Don't Expect More From The MTA
Why isn’t the MTA shouting from the rooftops about this new subway entrance?
Updated: Jul 25, 2017 2:12 PM
Staten Island Man Allegedly Mugged Armless Teen
He is facing hate crime charges, and 10 felonies in all, for the alleged cellphone theft.
Updated: Feb 4, 2016 11:41 AM
Feds Urge Those Involved In LIRR Disability Pension Scheme To Step Forward
The feds are going after more people in the LIRR disability pension fund mess.
Updated: Oct 28, 2011 6:21 PM
10 Arrested In Brazen, Billion-Dollar LIRR Disability Fraud Scheme
The federal complaint says that the defendants actions allowed retiring employees to make as much as they did pre-retirement.
Updated: Oct 27, 2011 1:09 PM
Won't You Please Help Raise These Adorable Guide Puppies?
Just look at this face! How can you deny this precious puppy?!
Updated: Oct 17, 2011 5:38 PM
Healthy Ex-Cop Who Failed Drug Test Still Gets $52K/Year In Disability
After authorities found the ex-cop on a construction site a month after retiring under disability in 2003, they ordered him back to the work. A positive cocaine test prevented him from re-joining the force.
Updated: Jul 12, 2011 3:11 PM
When Drunken Falls Off The Roof Turn Into Disability Lawsuits
A man who fell off the roof of his luxury Williamsburg
Updated: Apr 5, 2011 10:27 PM
FDNY Docs Approve Big Disability Pensions
Flickr user lempkin This year the FDNY Pension Fund's Medical Board
Updated: Apr 19, 2010 5:51 PM
Disabled People Used Access-A-Ride To Get To Casinos
In an article that shouldn't come as a shock to anyone,
Updated: Dec 30, 2009 3:39 PM
Collecting Disability Insurance While Facebooking Fun Times
A Canadian IBM employee lost her disability benefits after the insurance
Updated: Nov 23, 2009 1:58 PM
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