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USWNT ticker-tape parade kicks off on July 10, 2015. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

NYC Celebrates Women’s World Cup Winners With Ticker-Tape Parade, City Hall Ceremony

The Women’s World Cup ticker-tape parade is over, but the celebrations continue.

07/10/2015

Midfielder Megan Rapino holds the World Cup trophy  on float with Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family (CBS2)

Kids From Across Tri-State Area Bring Energy, Excitement To World Cup Championship Parade

UFT President Michael Mulgrew said he U.S. women’s soccer team exhibits a great work ethic and competitive spirit that can inspire student athletes — especially girls.

07/10/2015

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

Hundreds March Across Brooklyn Bridge In Demand For Stricter Gun Laws

Saturday’s third annual march across the bridge was organized by the group Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.

05/09/2015

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Commissioner Bratton, Elected Officials Mark Denim Day With Rally Against Sexual Violence

Commissioner Bratton said rape is too often not reported and urged victims to come forward.

04/29/2015

Crossing Guard (file / credit: Monika Graff/Getty Images)

NYC Officials Call For Higher Wages, Benefits For Crossing Guards

Elected city officials gathered on the steps of City Hall this week calling for funding for city crossing guards.

04/09/2015

Public Advocate Letitia James rallies for education funding on March 15, 2015 (Credit: Public Advocate Letitia James' Office/1010 WINS)

Officials, Education Advocates Demand More State Funding For NYC’s Public Schools

Public Advocate Letitia James rallied parents, teachers and other education advocates, demanding more funding for public schools from Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

03/15/2015

Mayor de Blasio's plan to update the art on display at City Hall has drawn criticism from some New Yorkers. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor de Blasio’s Plan To Update City Art Collection Draws Criticism From Some New Yorkers

The City Hall Portraits Collection consists of more than 100 paintings of presidents, mayors, and military heroes from centuries past, something the mayor wants to change.

12/15/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Clergy Members Gather To Protest Against Police Policies After Garner Decision

More protests were held Friday against the NYPD policing policies, in the wake of the grand jury decision in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.

12/12/2014

Russell Simmons was among the protesters at City Hall on Wednesday, Dec. 10, calling for change in police policy after the Eric Garner grand jury ruling. (Credit: Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Protesters At City Hall Demand Change In Police Policies

Protesters angry about the Eric Garner grand jury decision rallied outside City Hall Wednesday, demanding action against what they called brutality and racial disparities in policing.

12/10/2014

Rachel Noerdling (Credit: CBS 2)

Recordings Reveal De Blasio Aide Noerdlinger’s Boyfriend Name-Dropped When Fighting Parking Ticket

Audio tapes released by New York City’s Department of Finance reveal the boyfriend of Rachel Noerdlinger, the chief of staff for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s wife, invoked Noerdlinger’s name when fighting parking tickets earlier this summer.

10/17/2014

Rachel Noerdling (Credit: CBS 2)

Rev. Sharpton Defends De Blasio Aide, Rachel Noerdlinger

Rev. Al Sharpton offered an impassioned defense of his former aide whose prominent role at City Hall has come under intense scrutiny, claiming that the criticism has been fueled by a movement to curb his own influence with Mayor de Blasio.

10/11/2014

Rachel Noerdling (Credit: CBS 2)

PBA President Concerned About How Investigation Into De Blasio Aide Has Been Handled

Lynch is asking why those working in City Hall are not being held to the same standard.

10/10/2014

Veteran New York City school bus drivers and matrons rally on the steps of City Hall on Oct. 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Veteran NYC Bus Drivers, Matrons Rally At City Hall

Hundreds rallied Friday morning, angry that private bus companies that employed them laid them off and replaced them with less experienced workers with lower wages.

10/10/2014

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Newark City Hall

Just before 10 a.m. Monday, Newark police received a call from a male caller who didn’t identify himself but said four bombs were set to explode in the building at 11:09 a.m., the city said a statement.

10/06/2014

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Environmental Advocates Rally As City Council Considers Fee On Disposable Bags

The groups are urging New Yorkers to go without using paper or plastic bags from now through Sept. 21.

09/16/2014

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