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Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark G. Peters releases a report on 25 city run homeless shelters on March 12, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Rats And Rot: NYC Report Rips Family Homeless Shelters

New York City investigators say decrepit and dangerous conditions and poor enforcement have been rampant in shelters that house nearly 12,000 homeless families with children.


Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio speaks to supporters after winning on Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio Announces Five More Appointments To Administration

On the eve of his swearing-in, New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced five more high-level administration appointments.