Immigrant families torn apart by visa backlogs
Out of the seven countries with the worst family visa backlogs, five are in Asia
Some immigrant cab drivers left professional careers in their native land
There are 42,000 taxi cab drivers in New York City. Eighty-two percent of them were born in foreign countries. Some of the have higher education degrees in their native countries.
Vendors sell an assortment of knick knacks at the Inauguration.
International students struggle to find jobs in the U.S.
They have to deal with restrictive visa requirements and limited jobs opportunities because of their limited visa status.
Special Report: Election 2012
Chinese-American voters support Obama
Orla Lin, whose daily responsibilities include helping her mostly Chinese-American customers get their medications, said she planned to vote for President Obama because he had a more diplomatic approach with regard to U.S-China relations.
Fashion District Arts Festival brings an eclectic mix of art to Broadway
For eight years the festival has showcased the artists who work in the area.
New law to protect sanitation workers from assault
Under the new law anyone who assaults a sanitation worker in New York City will be sentenced from 2 to 7 years in prison.