De Blasio's Top Deputy Falls On His Sword In Nursing Home ScandalMayor Bill de Blasio is trying to paper over the Rivington nursing home scandal by offering to build another facility.
Last Day Of Preparations For NYC Pre-K RolloutOfficials getting ready for a massive expansion in the city's prekindergarten enrollment were spending the last day before school starts finishing inspections of every single facility.
Ex-Mayoral Hopeful Joe Lhota Named Chief Of Staff At NYU Langone Medical CenterLhota's appointment was announced Friday. He will service as senior vice president, vice dean and chief of staff. Lhota lost the mayoral race in a landslide to Democrat Bill de Blasio.
De Blasio Out To Change Federal Government's Relationship With NYCMayor-elect Bill de Blasio is on "a mission" of sorts. He wants to begin influencing the national agenda on a host of issues that pertain directly to New York City.
De Blasio Appoints Former Top Cop William Bratton To Lead NYPD William Bratton is being named to lead the NYPD as it tries to maintain a historic drop in crime and an extensive counterterrorism program, even as its tactics have come under increased scrutiny.