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LIRR Strike Averted

LIRR riders can commute normally n Monday

A tentative deal was reached Thursday that averts a strike by workers at the nation's largest commuter railroad, a top union negotiator said.

 Anthony Simon told The Associated Press about the tentative agreement with the Long Island Rail Road.

NYC Parking Fees Highest in the Nation

New survey shows the Big Apple tops the United States in parking fees.

It’s not just Manhattan apartments that are expensive -- so are the parking spaces.

Families of 9/11 Victims Want Poll Over Unidentified Remains

Family members want city officials to poll where the unidentified remains of victims should be kept.

A group of family members of World Trade Center victims is demanding New York City officials give it a list of next of kin for all the nearly 2,800 victims so they can poll them on the placement of unidentified remains.