: ' New York'

Gun-Rights Groups Aim to Shoot Down New York SAFE Act

Special to American News Report There’s a big fight brewing in New York and there are guns involved. One year ago, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the nation’s strictest gun control legislation, called [...]

Patients Seek Faster Access to Pain Meds That Work

In most of the United States, health insurance companies – not doctors – decide what pain medications should be prescribed to chronic pain sufferers. It’s a common practice that insurers use to control costs, but it [...]

Donating to Nonprofits: Fundraising Pros to Learn New Marketing Practices at Bridge Conference

One thing that marketing, fundraising and nonprofit professionals have in common is a need to improve their effectiveness with customers and donors. That’s one reason why thousands of direct, digital and commercial marketers will be attending [...]

Oriental School of Medicine to open in Manhattan’s Chinatown

The New York College of Health Professions is to open the first Institutionally-accredited Oriental Medicine School in Chinatown [...]

Strictly Ballroom, the musical, to have its World Premiere in Sydney Australia

Film director and actor, Baz Luhrmann and NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell have announced that the stage musical of the iconic Australian film Strictly Ballroom will have its world premiere and first run in Sydney at the [...]

Flight sales slightly higher, but passengers fewer

Air ticket sales by US travel agents are nearly 11 percent higher than 2010. Passenger volume this year is slightly down compared to last year, while transactions are virtually flat. [...]

New app lets you watch Cable TV on your iPad

Cablevision customers can enjoy the full cable television service, complete with hundreds of channels, video on demand, enhanced and searchable guide information and DVR controls on their tablet device, which functions like a TV in the [...]

Three airlines combine schedules for a transatlantic shuttle service

British Airways, American Airlines and Iberia have are busy co-ordinating their flight schedules across the North Atlantic ocean, and more destinations are due to be added by summer 2011. American Airlines and British Airways have now [...]

JetBlue Airways new summer service flies to Barbabos twice daily

JetBlue Airways' increased flights from New York to the sunny Island of Barbados brings more travelers to its annual Summer Crop Over Festival. [...]

London hotel prices reflect state of the economy

During the G20 meeting of heads of national banks and finance ministers of the 20 leading industrial and developing countries last month, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reported that the global economy was continuing to recover. The [...]