Marcia Kramer

Uber job tour in Queens on July 21, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

City Comptroller Stringer Sides With Uber On Day For-Hire Car Service Holds Job Fair

Uber kicked off a citywide jobs tour at Queensbridge Park in Long Island City on Tuesday.

07/21/2015

A sticker with the Uber logo is displayed in the window of a car. (Credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

De Blasio Declines Uber’s Online Debate Invite

The de Blasio administration is trying to slow down Uber’s rapid expansion.

07/20/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during his executive budget presentation on May 7, 2015. (credit: Julie Jacobson-Pool/Getty Images)

U.S. Women’s Soccer Parade Gives De Blasio Perfect Arena To Talk Pay Equity

The “Canyon of Heroes” will be the “Canyon of Heroines” on Friday for the kind of celebration only New York City can throw.

07/09/2015

John Dewey High School in Brooklyn (Credit: CBS2)

Report Released On John Dewey High School Grade-Fixing Scandal; Principal Fired

On Wednesday evening, Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina released a report detailing the findings of the investigation.

07/08/2015

U.S. women's soccer team

Here They Come! U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Ready To Rock New York City

The confetti will be flying when the city holds a parade for the U.S. women’s soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory.

07/08/2015

Gwen Carr, Eric Garner's mother, talks to reporters during a demonstration July 7, 2015, in Manhattan. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Cuomo Set To Appoint AG As Special Prosecutor To Probe Police-Involved Killings

The governor hopes that the national conversation about police abuse will take a new turn and that other jurisdictions will follow his model.

07/07/2015

President Barack Obama delivers remarks after meeting with members of his national security team concerning ISIS at the Pentagon July 6, 2015 in Arlington, Virginia. From left, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, Commander of U.S. Africa Command Gen. David Rodriguez, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey. Obama announced the U.S. military is making progress against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. (Photo by Drew Angerer - Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Encouraged By Weekend Air Strikes On ISIS In Eastern Syria

The president has been under intense pressure to wipe ISIS off the battlefield and on Monday afternoon he spoke about 16 air strikes over the weekend on the Syrian city of Raqqa.

07/06/2015

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Bratton: No Specific Threats Against Fourth Of July Celebrations

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there are no specific threats against the Fourth Of July celebrations in New York City as the NYPD ramps up security amid concern over possible terrorist attacks.

07/02/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio

Pundit: De Blasio-Cuomo Feud Could Have Repercussions For NYC’s Agenda

The New York political world is still in shock over the mayor’s decision to take on the governor publicly.

07/01/2015

NYPD officers in Times Square on Wednesday, March 4. (Credit: CBS2)

Major NYC Crimes On Pace For Record Low In 2015

The number of arrests so far in 2015 has fallen by about 35,000.

07/01/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)

De Blasio Accuses Cuomo Of Hindering City Agenda, Playing Revenge Game

Speaking to reporters at City Hall just before he leaves on a family vacation, de Blasio said he believes the Democratic governors holds substantial influence over the Republican-led Senate’s leadership.

06/30/2015

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Terror Suspect Arrested In NJ; NYPD On High Alert For July 4 Fireworks

The arrest comes at the same time that the NYPD is on high alert, concerned about a possible ISIS-inspired terror attack in the United States this holiday weekend.

06/29/2015

Terror Attacks in France, Kuwait, Tunisia

ISIS Claims Responsibility For 2 Of 3 Terror Attacks In France, Kuwait And Tunisia

World leaders are still trying to figure out their response, but one thing they say they won’t do is cower.

06/26/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio: More Cops Will Lead To Improved Community Relations

More than 300 cops will focus exclusively on counterterrorism, but they won’t be plucked from local precincts.

06/25/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced June 24, 2015, that the city will expand its vision screening program to all 130 community schools and will partner with Warby Parker to provide a free pair of glasses to every student in need at P.S. 50 Library in Manhattan. (Credit: Demetrius Freeman/Mayoral Photography Office)

Sources To CBS2: De Blasio Rejected Offer To Raise Minimum Wage

Sources say the offer to hike the minimum wage was offered as part of a deal to revamp disability pensions for cops and firefighters injured in the line of duty.

06/24/2015

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