NYC Lawmakers Mull Regulations For Times Square Costumed CharactersBatman and Robin voiced opposing views at a City Council hearing on a new proposal to regulate costumed characters in Times Square, which would require they be licensed and pass background checks
Proposed Legislation Seeks To Curb Aggressive Behavior By Costumed Times Square CharactersThe aggressive behavior of some costumed characters in Times Square has left many people feeling that 'there oughta be a law.'
5-Alarm Blaze Destroys Several Buildings In The BronxThe fire started in a detached garage behind a building and then quickly spread, authorities said.
Advocates Push For City Council Vote On Paid Sick LeaveSan Francisco passed a paid sick leave measure. So did the state of Connecticut. It's still on the table in the city of New York. Those pushing for it in New York spoke out at City Hall on Friday.