Chicago's Traffic Woes Surpass Los AngelesTraffic in the Chicago area is getting worse, according to new data released this month showing drivers spend an average of 138 hours a year sitting in traffic. 
Groundbreaking Alternative Paper Village Voice Shuts DownIt once had a weekly circulation of 250,000 copies and was a home for some of New York's best investigative journalists and music writers
Wake Forest Coach Accused Of Throwing Punch, Killing Tourist"This was a tragic accident, and Mr. Jones and his family send their deepest condolences and their thoughts and prayers to the Szabo family."
New York City Puts Cap On Uber, Other Ride-Sharing ServicesSix New York taxi drivers have committed suicide this year amid difficulty of earning a living.
Massive Steam Pipe Explosion In New York CityFire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the pipe was installed in 1932 and officials are now concerned about the possible presence of asbestos.
New York City To Commission Statues Honoring Trailblazing Women"Finding monuments that honor women should not be a scavenger hunt." 
High Tech Gadgets Unveiled At CE WeekCE WEEK is an annual event in New York City, showcasing some of the latest hot new toy and tech trends.
Shot Fired But Rapper Chief Keef Not Hit At New York HotelAuthorities say a shot was fired at a New York City hotel near Chief Keef, but the Chicago rapper wasn't hit.
Attorney In Rant That Went Viral Says He's Not Racist, Offers ApologyOne week after he screamed at people speaking Spanish in a New York City cafe -- a rant captured on video that quickly went viral -- attorney Aaron Schlossberg says he's not a racist and is "deeply sorry" for his actions.
America's 5 Largest ZoosA look at five of the largest zoos in America, based upon size, number of animals or attendance.
Taxi Managers: Make It Easier For Uber Drivers To Become Yellow CabsA group of New York City taxi medallion managers are advocating to make it easier for Uber drivers to become yellow cab drivers.