Cuomo Forming Task Force To Address 'Plastic Bag Problem'The governor on Tuesday approved a measure to forbid the city from placing any fees on disposable shopping bags until at least next year.
De Blasio At State Of The City Address: Affordability Crisis Threatens City's SoulMayor Bill de Blasio said in his State of the City address Monday night that an affordability crisis “threatens the very soul of the city.”
NYC Mayor De Blasio Expected To Meet With Federal Prosecutors Probing Campaign FundraisingThe mayor was seen leaving Gracie Mansion on Thursday morning, with no public schedule for the day.
NYC Community Groups Promote Resources, Outreach For NYC MuslimsGovernment agencies and community groups are joining forces to inform Muslim New Yorkers about their rights and available resources.
Crime In NYC Continues To Decline, Officials SayIn their monthly crime briefing, Police Commissioner James O'Neill and Mayor Bill de Blasio said several crime categories posted historic lows for the month of January.
De Blasio Appears At Gunfire Free Queensbridge Houses To Announce Anti-Violence InitiativeMayor Bill de Blasio was at the Queensbridge Houses on Friday, to announce the creation of the Mayor's Office To Prevent Gun Violence.
De Blasio Grilled About Upcoming Meeting With Federal ProsecutorsHe was grilled with questions about his impending meeting with federal prosecutors about the corruption probes involving his administration.
NYPD Patrol Cars To Get New Bullet-Proof Windows By Next Year, Officers To Wear Body Cams By 2019Mayor Bill de Blasio got a first-hand look at the new bullet-proof panels that will be installed on all NYPD patrol cars by next year.
NYPD Steps Up Security In Wake Of Deadly Mosque Shooting In QuebecEvery mosque in the city is being monitored by the NYPD and counterterrorism officers have been placed at high profile mosques as investigators in Quebec try to learn more about the fatal attack.
Trump Signs Executive Order Suspending Refugee ProgramPresident Donald Trump signed an executive action Friday night, suspending the nation's refugee program and temporarily banning those coming from countries with terrorism concerns.
De Blasio: Trump Order Stripping Funds For Sanctuary Cities 'Does Not Change Who We Are'Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday said President Donald Trump’s executive order stripping funding for sanctuary cities would be severely damaging to New York City.
Mayor De Blasio Unveils $85 Billion Spending Plan For NYCThis year he's proposing a nearly $85 billion spending plan, which is more than $1 billion larger than the current budget.