City Council To Elect Speaker Next Week; East Harlem Councilwoman Projects VictoryWith New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio sworn in, attention turns to the second most powerful position in New York City. Members of the City Council will vote next week to select a speaker.
Break-In Spree Shakes Up ChelseaA series of burglaries had a city neighborhood on edge Monday night. At least nine apartments in Chelsea have been hit over the past two weeks. Police said the thieves are still on the loose and are likely to strike again.