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Mar 23, 2015 05:55 AM ET
It wasn't until 1942 that the first woman got a license to drive a cab in New York. Meet Gertrude Hadley Jeannette.
Mar 3, 2015 08:45 AM ET
On the New York subway "Litefeet" dancers come on to the car with a small boombox and proceed to do a breakdance routine. But in 2014, the police started a serious crackdown on these dancers and began arresting them en masse.
Mar 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Saharan dust energizes the Amazon, dozens of new sinkholes are found in Siberia, and an ancient tree frames a Hobbit-like building.
Jan 27, 2015 03:11 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Animals, including aquarium residents, are receiving around the clock attention while facilities remain closed to visitors due to winter storm Juno.
Dec 21, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
An African American gunman with an apparent grudge killed two New York police officers in a cold-blooded attack after weeks of outrage over police killings of unarmed black men.
Dec 17, 2014 05:00 PM ET // AFP
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he would ban hydraulic fracking in New York State, citing health concerns about the controversial oil and gas drilling technique.
Oct 29, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
How could a frog go unnoticed in NYC for thousands of years? Discretion is everything. Continue reading →
Oct 24, 2014 09:05 AM ET // Discovery News
A doctor who recently returned to New York from treating Ebola patients in Guinea tests positive for the deadly virus.
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