It's costing a whopping $1.7bn per kilometer. But now the first phase of New York's Second Avenue Subway has opened after a century of planning.
US President Trump is turning the announcement of a new Federal Reserve head into a reality TV experience like his show The Apprentice. But is it just a distraction from other problems? Jens Korte reports from New York.
A rescue plan announced by metropolitan authorities aims to modernize New York's beleaguered subways. The system is well-known for chronic delays, breakdowns, derailments and overcrowding.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the next phase in his plan to redevelop John F. Kennedy Airport, with a request for proposals for engineering and design work at the $10-billion project.
America's infrastructure is in a state of crisis. Roads and train lines are old, dangerous and cost the country billions of dollars in economic growth. Trump wants to repair damages but he is at the mercy of investors.
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