Ciro Scala had to delay school. Fifty years later, he returned, earning two degrees and the respect of younger students.
When a City College physics professor opened an ordinary box that had been sitting in the mail room, he was startled by its contents.
While the Me Too movement led to greater awareness about the prevalence of rape, prosecutors in New York City still struggle to prove sexual assault accusations.
As they memorialize a past tragedy, New Yorkers face another profound and deadly crisis that is not yet over.
The New York-based scientist overcame sexism and personal tragedy to make major contributions to the field, for which she received recognition this year.
The pandemic has provided an unexpected window for agencies in New York and around the country to make long-planned repairs and upgrades.