Bill de Blasio

NYPD officers hold a moment of silence for Officer Ed Byrne, who was gunned down his patrol car in 1988. (credit: NYPD)

De Blasio, NYPD Remember Slain Cop Ed Byrne On Anniversary Of His Death

On Feb. 26, 1988, Ed Byrne, a 22-year-old rookie cop, was assassinated as he sat in his squad car guarding a witness’ home.

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People wait to board an uptown 6 train at Union Square Station on January 28, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

MTA Chairman Warns Of Dire Consequences If Funding Isn’t Found For Transit Improvements

More subway delays? That could be the future for New Yorkers if lawmakers don’t agree on how to pay for improvements to the city’s aging mass transit system.

02/25/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: CBS2)

De Blasio Calls New York Post Ridiculous For Report Slamming New NYPD Training Regimen

Mayor Bill de Blasio called the New York Post ridiculous for an article in which the newspaper reported that police officers think the training in wake of the Eric Garner case is not realistic and pretty silly.

02/23/2015

The "Fifty Shades of Bill" mock poster by New York State Republicans featuring the faces of Rev. Al Sharpton and Mayor Bill de Blasio. (credit: NYGOP)

De Blasio Laughs Off ‘Fifty Shades Of Bill’ Attack Ad

Mayor Bill de Blasio is laughing off an attack ad that depicted him as a character in the sexually charged blockbuster “Fifty Shades of Grey.”

02/19/2015

The "Fifty Shades of Bill" mock poster by New York State Republicans featuring the faces of Rev. Al Sharpton and Mayor Bill de Blasio. (credit: NYGOP)

New York GOP Mocks De Blasio With ‘Fifty Shades Of Bill’ Poster

New York State Republicans say Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio is like the submissive character in “Fifty Shades of Grey,” dominated by the Rev. Al Sharpton.

02/18/2015

The Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel is flooded after a tidal surge caused by Hurricane Sandy in Manhattan. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Report: Sea Levels, Temperatures On The Rise In New York

A new climate report is finding that temperatures and sea levels are rising in New York City.

02/17/2015

A surveillance image shows a motorist striking a pedestrian in Astoria, Queens, in May 2014. (credit: CBS2/NYPD)

City Unveils ‘Vision Zero’ Pedestrian Safety Plan For Queens

Polly Trottenberg, commissioner of the city’s Department of Transportation, said efforts will focus on Sunnyside, Jackson Heights, Flushing, Jamaica and Elmhurst.

02/17/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Expert: De Blasio Taking New Tack After Akai Gurley Grand Jury Decision

His aides dismissed the notion that de Blasio changed tactics because he was second-guessing his comments after Garner’s death.

02/17/2015

FILE -  A woman tries to stay warm against the frigid cold.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dangerously Cold Temperatures Settle On Tri-State Area

The Tri-State area is in a deep freeze after record setting cold moved in Friday morning.

02/13/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

NYC Sets Record Of 11 Days Without A Murder

Mayor Bill de Blasio called the streak a testament to the hard work of the NYPD.

02/13/2015

The Barclays Center was in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Loses Bid To Host 2016 Democratic National Convention To Philadelphia

Democrats have picked Philadelphia as the site of their 2016 national convention.

02/12/2015

Gay rights supporters protest against the exclusion of the gay community from the St. Patrick's Day parade during the annual event in New York on March 17, 2014.  (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP PHOTO/Getty Images)

De Blasio Says He Hasn’t Decided On Whether He’ll March In St. Patrick’s Parade

Organizers of the Manhattan parade announced in September that they are ending a ban and allowing a gay group to march under its own banner for the first time.

02/12/2015

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers his State of the City address at Baruch College on February 3, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio Hammers Out Conservative Budget Amid Fears Of State, Federal Cuts

On Sunday, the de Blasio administration released details from the mayor’s new budget proposal that authorizes an additional $70 million over the next five years to put more paramedics on the streets and dispatchers at call centers.

02/09/2015

Snow in Yonkers after the winter storm on Monday, Feb. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Overnight Flash Freeze Brings Concern After Tri-State Area Is Hit With Snow, Ice

A winter storm is dumping snow and ice across the Tri-State area Monday, causing some dangerous driving conditions.

02/02/2015

Staten Island Chuck at the Staten Island Zoo on February 2, 2015. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Staten Island Chuck Plays Nice With De Blasio, Indicates There Will Be Early Spring

Groundhog Day 2015 in New York City brought the good news of an early spring, and even more good news for Mayor Bill de Blasio because Staten Island Chuck survived.

02/02/2015

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