Cuomo Blasts De Blasio On Homelessness At Brooklyn Charity EventWhen asked about hunger at a Campaign Against Hunger event in Bed-Stuy, Cuomo turned the conversation to the homelessness issue in New York City.
Garment District Alliance Puts Up Flyers Urging People Not To Give To Homeless Panhandling In StreetsBarbara Randall, president of the Garment District Alliance, said homelessness is a citywide problem.
Experts: Bratton's Suggestion To Avoid Giving To Homeless May BackfireA lively debate has erupted among New Yorkers – and the homeless themselves – about police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s advice to just say no to those begging on the street.
Photos Show More Homeless People On Sidewalks; Bratton Says 'Don't Give'Signs have appeared yet again documenting homelessness plaguing New York City, and police Commissioner Bill Bratton said part of the problem was that people were too eager to help.
Homelessness Crisis Is On The Rise Under De Blasio, Statistics IndicateDespite campaign promises the homelessness problem in New York City appears to have gotten worse under the watch of Mayor Bill de Blasio.
De Blasio: City To Invest $12.3 Million To Prevent EvictionsMayor Bill de Blasio on Monday hearkened back to Pope Francis’ visit last week, as he announced an effort to prevent homelessness.
Bratton Denies Report Saying NYPD Is Considering Using Computer System To Track HomelessThe NYPD is starting to use the same technique it used in '90s to help reduce crime to track complaints related to homeless people, according to a published report.
Bratton: Police Have Less Power Dealing With Homeless Than They Did Under GiulianiIn what some saw as a stunning admission Wednesday, police Commissioner Bill Bratton said getting the homeless off the streets is more difficult now than when Rudolph Giuliani was mayor.
Cashman, Pernetti To Sleep On NYC Streets To Raise Awareness For HomelessnessYankees general manager Brian Cashman and New York City FC chief business officer Tim Pernetti will sleep on the streets of New York City on Thursday.
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
City's Homeless Program To Pay Rent Of Some Families Leaving SheltersMayor Bill de Blasio's plans for the city's homeless program has one homeless advocate encouraged.
Proposed Initiatives Aim To End Veteran Homelessness On Long IslandA series of legislative initiatives has been proposed on Long Island that aim to end homelessness for military veterans.