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Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Bloomberg To Harvard Students: Campus Liberals Have Become Ideological Censors

In his commencement speech at Harvard University Thursday, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg accused the political left of engaging in the same kind of censorship on college campuses as political right back in the 1950s.

05/29/2014

TD Five Boro Bike Tour (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Five Boro Bike Tour To Snarl Traffic Sunday

Sunday’s bike tour will mean it will be tough for people to get around the city on four wheels.

05/03/2014

The George Washington Bridge (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Christie ‘Outraged’ By ‘Unacceptable’ Email Exchanges Over GWB Lane Closures

Gov. Chris Christie responded Wednesday afternoon to email exchanges made public earlier in the day linking a top aide to the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal that’s been under investigation.

01/08/2014

City prepares for the UN General Assembly (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Road Closures In Effect For UN General Assembly; Ahmadinejad Protests Abound

Road closures and traffic delays are making for a tricky commute as world leaders gather for the United Nations General Assembly this week.

09/24/2012

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer

SoHo Residents Demand Solution To Gridlock Problem

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer called on the Department of Transportation and State Legislators on Monday to address traffic and congestion in SoHo, where residents say Broome street is turning into a parking lot.

01/23/2012

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Tree Lighting, Obama Visit Force Day Of Gridlock For NYC Drivers

Between Wednesday night’s Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center and a visit by President Obama, commuters were better off sticking to mass transit.

11/30/2011

The United Nations (file/credit: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Brace For Traffic Headaches From UN General Assembly

New Yorkers will have to deal with blocked streets and security sweeps as they try to get around the area near the U.N.

09/18/2011

Traffic Congestion (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Visit, Former Gov. Hugh Carey’s Funeral & Baseball Make For ‘Perfect Storm’ Traffic

A late afternoon visit to Manhattan by President Barack Obama, caused more traffic than usual. That visit came on the heels of afternoon home games for both the Mets and Yankees.

08/11/2011

Traffic in New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Gridlock Alert Season Begins In New York City

These are the ten days a year when drivers curse because it’s so difficult to get around!

11/19/2010

US President Barack Obama speaks to the United Nations General Assembly September 23, 2010 at UN headquarters in New York.  Obama beseeched the world Thursday to back his Middle East peace drive, warning of more bloodshed in the Holy Land unless Israelis and Palestinians make peace within a year. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

President’s City Visit Met With Mixed Reaction

The presidential appearance at the UN meant presidential gridlock on Manhattan’s East Side Thursday,

09/23/2010