Bill de Blasio was sworn in as the 109th mayor of New York City at midnight during a small ceremony at his Brooklyn home.
There was a testy exchange between actress Cynthia Nixon and an audience member at a breast cancer summit on Long Island.
Quinn and her wife were greeted by about 100 supporters from groups like NOW-NYC and Planned Parenthood at the rally on Broadway. Rep. Carolyn Maloney also spoke to Quinn supporters.
Broadway’s Tony Awards are just two weeks away from tonight, and will be broadcast on CBS2. One of the most-watched categories will be Best Performance by a Lead Actress in a Play.
Actress Cynthia Nixon is trying to clarify her earlier remarks that got her in hot water with some fellow gay rights activists.
The decision to go hairless was a work-related one for Nixon, who is currently starring in a Wit on Broadway, where she plays a poetry professor undergoing experimental treatment for ovarian cancer.