Since Almonte was killed in a wall collapse at 714 39th Street in Sunset Park, the construction site has remained closed. (Photo by Hannah Critchfield)

Contractor Charged With Manslaughter for the Death of Undocumented Construction Worker

Six were charged for the death of day laborer Luis Almonte Sanchez on a construction site in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

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Medi-Cal Expanded for Older Undocumented Immigrants

Plus: Texas orders National Guard to help with border arrests, Border Patrol considers closing interior checkpoints

How to Apply for a Street Vendor Permit and License in New York City

The rules for selling merchandise and food in the streets of New York City can be confusing. Here is an explanation of the vending licenses and permits needed to conduct business in the streets.