De Blasio Calls Steam Burn Deaths Of Bronx Toddlers 'Freak Accident,' Vows 'Rigorous' InvestigationA multi-agency investigation is underway into the deaths of 1-year-old Scylee Vayoh Ambrose and her 2-year-old sister, Ibanez Ambrose, who were both severely burned by a steam leak in their apartment on Wednesday.
NYC To Stop Retaining Records From People Applying For Municipal IDsCivil liberties advocates were concerned the new Trump administration would demand that ID NYC records be turned over to investigators searching for undocumented immigrants.
NYC May Have To Pay Bulk Of $35 Million Trump Security TabThe NYPD and Mayor Bill de Blasio requested $35 million as reimbursement for the additional police manpower and overtime. But congressional Republicans unveiled a spending bill that would give the city just $7 million.
Muslim NYPD Officer Speaks Out After Alleged Bias IncidentOfficer Aml Elsokary said in a press conference Monday that crimes like this will not be tolerated.
De Blasio Seeks $35 Million In Reimbursement For Trump SecurityMayor Bill de Blasio is requesting the federal government reimburse the city to cover the cost of providing security around Trump Tower as President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office.
De Blasio: 'Sick' That Muslim NYPD Police Officer Allegedly Harassed Over Her FaithWith Officer Aml Elsokary sitting by his side, the mayor called the incident "unacceptable" in this city and this nation.
Major Crimes Continue To Drop In New York CityOverall, serious crime in New York City has dropped nearly four percent this year from 2015. The NYPD said if trends continue, the city might end 2016 with about 340 homicides.
'It Doesn't Make Sense:' De Blasio Calls For Electoral College Reform Following Trump ElectionMayor Bill de Blasio is expressing his concerns over the nation's voting system, vowing Tuesday to do what he can to help change the electoral college process.
De Blasio Hopes Feds Will Help Cover Trump Security CostsMayor Bill de Blasio wouldn't discuss the price tag, but indicated he will be sending the bill to Washington.
De Blasio, O'Neill And Others Call On Cuomo To Sign Tinted Window LegislationThe legislation would require the testing of window tint density at a car's annual safety and emissions inspections.
De Blasio Rolls Out Child Savings Accounts Program To Help Public School Students Save For CollegeA new public-private partnership will roll out a savings account program to 10,000 children in New York City public schools.
De Blasio Vows To Defend Civil Rights In Monday SpeechMayor de Blasio once again pledged to stand with New Yorkers who may be most vulnerable to President-elect Trump's proposed policies.