SAN FRANCISCO/ BERLIN, Oct 21- Airbnb, the online lodging service that investors now believe is worth $30 billion, faces a reckoning. The New York state legislature has passed regulations that Airbnb says could seriously damage its business in New York City, the company's largest U.S. market; Governor Andrew Cuomo has until Oct. 29 to decide whether it will become...
Oct 17- Elon Musk's Tesla Motors said it would collaborate with its longstanding battery partner, Japan's Panasonic Corp, to manufacture solar cells and panels at a New York factory. Financial terms were not disclosed, but officials in New York said production would take place at a factory SolarCity is building in Buffalo. SolarCity has pledged to spend $5...
Oct 13- Verizon Communications Inc said on Thursday it plans to close call centers in five states, including its home state of New York, as the No. 1 wireless company trims head count and reorganizes operations in a saturated wireless market. The consolidation involves Verizon call centers near Rochester and Orangeburg, New York; Bangor, Maine; Lincoln, Nebraska;...
Investigators say it appears that the New Jersey Transit train crash in Hoboken was accidental, but said the cause is under investigation.
Ahmad Rahami was shot in the leg and shot one officer in the hand and one in a bulletproof vest during NJ confrontation, authorities say.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called an explosion in Manhattan's Chelsea a clear "act of terrorism," NBC News reports.
The fast-casual chain inks a 10-year lease at New York City's transportation hub.
It's about to get a little more convenient for New York City tourists to get Flat-Top Dogs and Fair Shakes.
Ted Cruz denounced an article in the National Enquirer tabloid claiming he had extramarital affairs as "complete and utter lies."
The move effectively ends the last remaining statewide ban on the sport in the United States.
Restaurant owners are asking New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to hold the line on the base wage of workers.
Gov. Cuomo said he would set the minimum wage for all New York state workers at $15 an hour, reinforcing how governors and wage boards can influence wages.
Gov. Cuomo's push for $15 minimum wage statewide sets the right example for the country, says Laura Huizar and Paul Sonn.
Two big culprits behind flier frustration are the country's aging airports and growing congestion in the skies.
Opponents of the $15 minimum wage are practicing "Chicken Little Economics" and it needs to stop, says billionaire VC Nick Hanauer.
New York City's LaGuardia airport to get a $4 billion makeover.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday a plan to completely overhaul LaGuardia Airport that comes with a $4 billion price tag.
Winning $15 an hour is a big deal: It means no food stamps and being able to support four kids and a wife with cancer, says KFC worker Alvin Major.
Chipotle Mexican Grill said it will offer new benefits including tuition reimbursement. Will other companies follow?
New York's top financial regulator, Benjamin Lawsky, told CNBC that his agency should have focused on individual accountability earlier.