Proposed bill aims to curb use of non-compete agreements

Emily Parkin

DENVER — There’s a lot of paperwork that typically comes with the start of a new job. There’s paperwork for taxes, insurance, retirement, emergency contacts and more. Restrictive employment agreements, also known as non-compete agreements, might also be part of that paperwork. Non-competes place limits on where an employee can […]

Mayor Adams vows new ‘vision’ to curb NYC traffic dangers

Emily Parkin

Mayor Eric Adams pledged Wednesday to make streets safer for Big Apple pedestrians through redesigned intersections and ramped-up traffic enforcement, days after a teenage girl was fatally struck by a school bus in Brooklyn. Adams unveiled measures reminiscent of ex-Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” initiative, including safety improvements at 1,000 intersections, enhanced […]