N.Y. Today: De Blasio Vowed to Make City Streets Safer. They’ve Turned More Deadly.

Traffic deaths have surged this year to their highest level in nearly a decade.

Statues Reflecting on Racial Injustice Go Up in Union Square

Sculptures of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and John Lewis are on display in a Manhattan park known as a site of protests. "These monuments have meaning," Mr. Floyd's brother said.

By Precious Fondren

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Who Wouldn't Want a $500 Million Theme Park in Their Town?

When Legoland arrived in Goshen, N.Y., it divided residents into first-time environmental activists or business boosters. Now that the park is open, can neighbors piece together a way to move ahead?

By John Leland, Daniel Axelrod and Jutharat Pinyodoonyachet

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70 Years Later, Bobby Thomson's Homer Still Hurts

A die-hard Brooklyn Dodgers fan cut school with his buddies to attend what turned out to be one of the most crushing defeats in all sports. Isn't it time to let it go?

By George A. Hirsch

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Big City

8 or 9 Ways to Fix New York's Traffic Hell Right Now

Congestion pricing, electric-bike-sharing in transit deserts, pedestrian bridges everywhere — proposals for a more livable city.

By Ginia Bellafante

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How BD Wong Spent Tony Awards Sunday

The actor, a recent transplant to Brooklyn, navigates his new neighborhood while dealing with the chaos of red carpet prep.

By Ilana Kaplan

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The Mini Crossword: Here is today's puzzle.

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