State officials are holding a public hearing on what to do with thousands of migrant children who have fled violence and poverty in Central America. They entered the United States through the southern border, and many ended up in New York.
Trains are once again going to go through a subway tunnel that was severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy.
New York City Council members are considering a bill that would prevent companies from using credit checks in employment decisions.
The bill's chief sponsor, Councilman Brad Lander, said Friday that job seekers should be judged by their qualifications, not by whether they have enough money to pay their bills.
Lander spoke at a hearing of the Council's Civil Rights Committee.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's bumpy win in the Democratic primary is energizing his general election opponents, who said Wednesday that a little-known liberal challenger's better-than-expected showing exposed big problems for the governor within his own party.
The mayors of New Jersey's three largest cities are meeting in Newark to tackle crime and other problems by working together.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces a challenge in his bid for a second term in the Democratic primary as he seeks to dispatch liberal activist Zephyr Teachout.