New York Today: New York Today: Why Politicians Fear Snowstorms Even More Than You Do

New York TodayImageMayor Bill de Blasio shoveling the sidewalk in front of his house in January 2014.CreditCreditSeth Wenig/Associated Press (Want to get New York Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.) It’s Monday. 🌎🚽Today is World Toilet Day, according to the United Nations, which notes that poor sanitation has devastating effects on public health. One local… Read More

Michael Bloomberg: Why I’m Giving $1.8 Billion for College Financial Aid

Let’s eliminate money problems from the admissions equation for qualified students.By Michael R. BloombergMr. Bloomberg is the founder of Bloomberg LP and served as mayor of New York, 2002-2013.Nov. 18, 2018ImageLooking across Wyman Quad to Shriver Hall on the campus of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.CreditCreditAndrew Mangum for The New York TimesHere’s a simple idea… Read More