Weapons Seizures Way Up In NYC Schools; Councilman Says City Is Dropping BallThere has been a startling increase in the number of weapons that students are getting inside schools.
Demanding Answers: De Blasio Says Issue Of Substandard Education At Yeshivas 'Must Be Resolved'Mayor Bill de Blasio admitted Monday night that some yeshiva students are not being taught the basics.
Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No ActionAccusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem.
Petition Calls For Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge To Revert To Tappan Zee NameTens of thousands of people have signed a petition demanding the name of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge be dropped from the new Hudson River bridge that used to be known as the Tappan Zee.
Source To CBS2: Probe Underway Into Travel By City Education OfficialsOn Thursday, sources told CBS2 that the city's Department of Investigation is investigating the Department of Education's policies when it comes to trips.
CBS2 Exclusive: Amid Contaminated School Food Complaints, Documents Show DOE Execs Took Trips Paid For By Food MakersMoldy pizza and metal bits baked into chicken – a CBS2 investigation into what your kids are being served at school could make you lose your lunch.
Questions Swirl About Future Political Aspirations For Cuomo, De BlasioA day after voters went to the polls in New York City, questions were flying fast and furious about the future political aspiration about men named Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio.
De Blasio Wins Second Term As New York City MayorMayor Bill de Blasio was projected as the winner Tuesday night for a second term as the chief executive of New York City.
Assemblyman Hikind Blasts Patronage Accusations As Son Runs For CouncilA Brooklyn City Council race has turned ugly, as two political dynasties battle for control of patronage and power.
Parents, Children Not Pleased After Parks Department Removes Toys From Brooklyn PlaygroundThere was pushback from parents Thursday evening after the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation banned toys from a Brooklyn playground.
Trump Calls NYC Terror Attack Suspect 'Animal,' Asks Congress To Close Immigration Lottery ProgramVowing to "stop this craziness,'' President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged tougher immigration measures based on "merit'' after the deadly truck attack in New York City.
De Blasio: Former Donor A 'Liar,' 'Felon' Who 'Said Things That Aren't True'; Jona Rechnitz Testifies He Had Weekly Contact With MayorSenator Charles Schumer endorsed New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Monday morning as questions continued to dog the mayor about his relationship with a former top donor.