Congressman Jerrold Nadler

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on airstrikes against Islamic State and Khorasan Group targets in Syria from the White House South Lawn on Sept. 23, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Obama Talks Airstrikes, Says U.S. Will ‘Do What’s Necessary’ To Stop Terrorists

Does the U.S.’s go-it-alone attack in Syria on the Khorasan Group, an al Qaeda offshoot, raise the terrorism threat to New York City?

09/23/2014

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9/11 Responders Urged To Register For Workers’ Compensation Benefits

They say that those who worked around the World Trade Center site should enroll with the state Workers’ Compensation Board.

09/05/2014

Fluorescent Light In NYC School (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Protest PCBs In NYC Schools At City Hall, Want Quicker Removal Of Chemicals

City officials announced a 10-year plan in February to replace the aging fluorescent lights, but community groups think the plan is way too slow.

09/07/2011

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Rally To Save Ladder 161 Held In Brooklyn

Politicians, firefighters and Brooklyn residents rallied Sunday to save Ladder 161, one of the firehouses that could be closed by the city.

06/12/2011

President Barack Obama

Obama Defends Libya Stance At UN, Raises Money In Harlem

President Barack Obama arrived in Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon with one mission in mind, furthering his defense of intervention in Libya.

03/29/2011

Rep. Jerrold Nadler (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Nadler Criticizes Obama For Not Seeking Congressional Approval For Libya Action

I do not believe [President Obama] has the constitutional authority to commit this nation to war in the absence of an immediate threat,” Congressman Jerrold Nadler said.

03/28/2011

PCB at NYC Schools (CBS 2)

NYC To Remove PCB Contamination From Schools

The city will begin seeking bids for a 10-year, $708 million city-wide clean up. It’s a move that for concerned parents and local elected officials couldn’t come soon enough.

02/23/2011