Bill de Blasio

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

Embattled State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver in Albany on Tuesday, Jan. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

NY Assembly Speaker Silver Takes Leave Of Absence From NYC Law Firm

New York City-based Weitz & Luxenberg announced the separation Wednesday. President Perry Weitz says the firm was “shocked” to learn about the accusations against Silver.

01/28/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks ahead of massive Nor'easter on Jan. 25, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

De Blasio Responds To The Onion’s Lampoon By Delivering Dramatic Reading Of Blizzard Forecast

Mayor Bill de Blasio has been the target of criticism but has defended the decisions officials made ahead of the storm.

01/28/2015

An empty highway in Brooklyn is viewed the morning after a major winter storm on January 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Travel Bans Lifted For New York, New Jersey & Connecticut; Transit Services Resuming

Travel bans were lifted Tuesday morning, a day after officials barred drivers from streets throughout the Tri-State area.

01/27/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio gives a winter storm update on Jan. 27, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Blast Mayor For Slow Snow Plowing As De Blasio Defends Travel Ban

Mayor Bill de Blasio said there will be a review of the city’s storm procedures to see if anything can be done better the next time around.

01/27/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks to the media about a large snow storm on January 26, 2015 . (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Travel Ban In Effect; City Public Schools Closed Tuesday

New York City public schools will be closed Tuesday, and all nonemergency vehicles will be banned from the roads as of 11 p.m. Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

01/26/2015

Morning Snow

States Of Emergency Declared As Tri-State Area Braces For Massive Snowstorm

The Tri-State area is bracing for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities in up to 2 or more feet of snow.

01/26/2015

Israeli forensics examine the scene of an attack after a Palestinian man stabbed at least five people on a Tel Aviv bus on January 21, 2015. (credit: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Condemns Knife Attack Aboard Tel Aviv Bus

A knife-wielding Palestinian stabbed 11 morning commuters on and near a bus Wednesday, striking in the heart of Tel Aviv and reigniting fears of continued violence ahead of Israeli elections in March.

01/21/2015

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