Jennifer Peltz

9/11 ceremony will be a quiet ‘last’ for mayor Bloomberg

When September 11 anniversary unfolds, the mayor who helped orchestrate the observances from the start will be watching for his last time in office.

One World Trade Centre reaches its final height

The World Trade Centre's rebirth has long revolved around creating symbolism on the site: a skyscraper and a bold statement about looking forward.

Touch-screen technology angers New York cabbies

New York's Taxi and Limousine Commission unanimously approved a plan on Thursday to install touch-screen monitors in all 13 000 city cabs over the objections of some drivers who consider the technology too expensive and intrusive. The monitors are already in 200 cabs as an experiment.

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