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Senator Schumer Calls for Investigation into rising Truck-Overpass Collisions

Number of Truck Collisions with Overpasses Increasing as GPS Leads Them off Route.

New York Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the federal government to investigate the rising number of overpass collisions involving trucks that are led onto roads where they don't belong by GPS devices.

New York Remembers Triangle Fire of 1911

New York City marks 100th anniversary of deadly factory fire.

The centennial commemoration of the Triangle shirtwaist factory fire became a rally for organized labor Friday, as hundreds marched and vowed to resist efforts to weaken unions in state capitals across the country.  Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer drew loud cheers when he pledged to fight “right wing ideologues” trying to curb worker protections.