New EPA Plan Limits Carbon Emissions: President Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency unveil new rules this week to significantly cut pollution coming coal fired power plants by 2030.
Olympic Bids: Have the Olympics become too costly? Is the huge expense that goes into putting on the games scaring away potential host cities who fear it could bury them in debt for years?
Minimum Wage: Another increase in the minimum wage is back before the Governor and lawmakers in New York, as cities across the nation like Seattle look at setting their own living wages.
Road Work Ahead: A long overdue major road construction project gets underway that’ll detour traffic all summer and have a huge impact on the City’s South End.