- NYC's homeless skeptical of programs intended to help them Updated: Jan-10-16 2:17 pm
NEW YORK - A surge in homelessness is bedeviling New York City, and dozens of homeless people made it clear in interviews that it will take more than outreach programs by the mayor and governor to bring them in from the cold.
- Close it? Campaign seeks to shutter NYC's Rikers Island jail Updated: Jan-09-16 12:02 pm
NEW YORK - Inside and outside of New York City's government, chatter is increasing about a once-unthinkable idea: shutting down the notorious Rikers Island jail complex.