Cardi B donates $100K to NYC alma mater during surprise visit

For Cardi B, it’s always Bronx Season. The hip-hop superstar walked into her former high school auditorium on Tuesday, much to the surprise and delight of the students. Cardi B, who has a song called “Bronx Season,” received several shouts and applause when she spoke to The Alexander Macomb School in Morris Heights. The cheers … Read more

Amber thunderstorm alert for London and southeast warning of flooding, power outages and…

August 17, 2022, 10:17 am An orange thunderstorm warning has been issued. Image: Alamy/Met Office An orange thunderstorm warning has been issued for much of London and South East England. The country is ravaged by storms after a blistering week of sunshine. Most of England already had a yellow warning, but now some areas have … Read more

New York court suspends judge’s order to throw away $31 billion school budget

New York City public school budgets will return to originally proposed levels — at least temporarily — as a legal battle to undo hundreds of millions in cuts plays in state court. The “automatic suspension,” confirmed on Tuesday, last week paused the decision of the state Supreme Court to vacate the education department’s $31 billion … Read more

Hundreds of Teachers on NYC Payroll as Schools Suspend Hiring

About 700 laid-off teachers were still on the city’s payroll with no school placements when the Ministry of Education stopped hiring on Friday, just a month before the first day of school. An internal presentation from the Department of Education, leaked to The Post, revealed that hundreds of teachers in “redundancy,” or who have been … Read more

NYC temporarily banned from school budget cuts

A Manhattan judge on Friday temporarily banned New York City from going ahead with cuts to its school budget amid declining student enrollment. The ruling of Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Lyle Frank, who temporarily keeps school funding at the levels outlined last year, was sought by a group of parents and teachers suing the city … Read more

Full list of London bus routes facing the ax in TfL cuts

July 20, 2022, 07:03 | Updated: July 20, 2022, 07:12 List of all London bus routes with a view of the axe. Image: Alamy The proposed biggest cuts to London’s bus network in decades will lead to a reduction of 100 services per hour. Transport for London (TfL) is currently holding a public consultation on … Read more

Progressive NYC Councilors Admit They Were ‘Wrong’ In Voting For School Budget Cuts

Multiple progressive members of the New York City Council admitted on Monday that they helped pass a budget that cut hundreds of millions in funding for schools — apologies some advocates labeled “too little, too late.” “I’ve been on the defensive side,” Councilor Carmen de la Rosa said at a meeting outside the Ministry of … Read more