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Ed Koch at Esquire Magazine's 70th Anniversary party in New York City - Feb. 20, 2003 (credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Mayor Koch Remained Staunchly Private On Matters Of Sexual Orientation

Late Mayor Ed Koch was a strong supporter and champion of gay rights, but when it came to the issue of his own sexual orientation, he steadfastly maintained a commitment to privacy.

02/02/2013

Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street in Manhattan (file / credit: Google Maps)

HIV, AIDS Patients To Start Moving Back Into West Village Residence After Sandy

Dozens of HIV and AIDS patients who were forced from their West Village home because of superstorm Sandy will start moving back in this week.

01/22/2013

Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street in Manhattan (file / credit: Google Maps)

Manhattan HIV, AIDS Patients Still Homeless After Sandy

At the height of superstorm Sandy, the Hudson River shattered the glass doors and swamped the Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street.

11/30/2012

Doutzen Kroes Victoria's Secret Model On The Couch

Victoria’s Secret Model Doutzen Kroes Seeks To Raise Awareness Of HIV, AIDS

Victoria’s Secret super model Doutzen Kroes is the ambassador for Dance4Life, a global movement seeking to educate young people about HIV and AIDS.

10/26/2012

10.25 RED

Seeing RED To Fight HIV & AIDS

You can join the fight against AIDS just by shopping. The Red Campaign features items that are chic, stylish – and for a great cause.

10/25/2012

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Applauds Russian Justice System In ‘Pussy Riot’ Case

There has been nearly unanimous outrage over the two-year jail sentence handed down for the members of the Russian punk band, but Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is defending the punishment.

08/22/2012

AIDS Walk New York (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Roughly 45,000 Take Part In 27th Annual AIDS Walk New York To Raise Money, Awareness

45,000 people walked up to 6.2 miles in the 27th annual AIDS Walk New York on Sunday to raise money for AIDS research. It’s the largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser in the world, benefiting the Gay Men’s Health Crisis and other HIV/AIDS charities.

05/20/2012

St. Vincent's Hospital - New York, NY - Apr 7, 2010 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

NYC Has Deal To Preserve St. Vincent’s Hospital

The city has announced a deal that preserves a historic building and creates a new school on the site of a former Greenwich Village hospital.

03/15/2012

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Doctor Faces Prison Time For Medicaid Scam Over HIV Meds

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says the 58-year-old Hemrajani prescribed medications for the virus that causes AIDS without determining whether the patients had it.

12/08/2011

Chinese residents hold balloons as they take part in an AIDS awareness program to mark the World AIDS Day in southwest China's municipality of Chongqing on December 1, 2011. (Photo credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

On World AIDS Day, NYC Health Dept. Recommends AIDS Drugs For Those With HIV

More than 110,000 people in New York City are infected with HIV, more than in any other U.S. city and about 75 percent of all cases in the state.

12/01/2011

'Fashion For Action' Event Photo

Eye On New York: On ‘Fashion For Action’

In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Dana Tyler speaks with Vanity Fair Fashion Market Editor Michael Carla bout the annual “Fashion For Action” event to help fight homelessness and AIDS.

11/13/2011

Doctor (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Health Department Stats Show Drop In AIDS Cases In NYC

Health officials say the number of new AIDS cases in New York City declined by 25 percent in 2011, a possible outcome of improved medical care.

09/17/2011

Viles of HIV specimens (credit: Mark Lennihan, AP Photo)

Nassau County Budget Cuts Hit Long Island AIDS Charity Hard

For nearly the past twenty years, the Long Island Minority AIDS Coalition has been offering free anonymous HIV testing on college campuses.

07/06/2011

AIDS Walk New York

Eye On New York: On Health

In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Dana Tyler examines the role that HIV and AIDS play in the city.

05/08/2011

World Vision Experience: AIDS exhibit - Greenwich, CT - Photo: World Vision

Greenwich Exhibit Displays African AIDS Experience

22 million people in Africa have AIDS, but that’s only the official count. The actual number is likely much much higher, since many shun testing out of fear.

03/29/2011

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