New York's a gay-friendly city, routinely topping the lists. It earned its reputation from the Stonewall Riots and keeps it alive today with thriving neighborhoods like Chelsea and a wild Pride Parade each summer. Things are from from perfect for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender New Yorkers, but the city's name still holds.
No New York City schools makes Campus Pride's top 50 LGBT-friendly colleges.
Aims to prevent elephant, rhino poaching
New York is getting new restrictions on the sale of ivory or rhino horn to prevent the slaughter of the endangered animals.
Reinvestment of Medicaid $$ touches hospitals in Westchester, NYC, Nassau
New York's health department has awarded more than $21.5 million in grants to 43 hospitals, medical centers and health systems to explore redesigning their approaches to patient care to reduce avoidable hospital use and costs.