Pandas In New York? It Could Be A PossibilityCongresswoman Carloyn Maloney is advocating for New York to bring pandas to New York zoos as part of a loan program with the Chinese government.
Catsimatidis: Gasoline Tanks At Riverhead Oil Terminal Will Provide Jobs, Other BenefitsA David and Goliath fight of sorts continues to heat up on Long Island – with a small country community pitted against big-city money.
Riverhead Residents Fight Oil Terminal Expansion PlanUnited Riverhead Terminal Inc. says the expansion in the Northville section of Riverhead will bring more jobs and cheaper gas prices.
De Blasio's Fundraising Tactics In NY Senate Race Called Into QuestionA Republican New York state Senate candidate is demanding a federal probe of Mayor Bill de Blasio's efforts to help Democrats capture the upper house of the Legislature.
De Blasio In Command, But Thompson Has No Intention Of ConcedingPublic Advocate Bill de Blasio emerged as the top choice in the Democratic mayoral primary, but could still face weeks and another electoral fight before becoming his party's nominee.
Kelly Blasts Candidates, Says Terrorism Must Be 'Top Priority' For Next MayorKelly said none of the candidates have requested a terrorism briefing from the police department. He said the public should be asking whether or not candidates understand the threat to New York City.
Republican Mayoral Hopefuls Face Off In Final Debate Before Primary DayPolls showed ex-MTA chairman Joe Lhota with a consistent lead over billionaire grocery store magnate John Catsimatidis, going into Sunday's debate.
Catsimatidis: Campaign Commercial Star's Anti-Muslim Rants 'Wrong'John Kassimatis' Facebook page is reportedly full of nasty comments about Muslims.
Poll: De Blasio Takes 23-Point Lead, Could Avoid RunoffBill de Blasio's poll numbers are close to the magic 40% that would allow him to clinch the nomination outright. If no candidate crosses that threshold though, the top two finishers will advance to a runoff on October 1st.
Republican Mayoral Candidates Get Into The Issues During DebateThe three Republican candidates for mayor fielded an assortment of questions Wednesday night, on issues ranging from stop-and-frisk and public housing to the city’s free condom program.
NYC Mayoral Hopefuls Take A Swing At StickballAmong mayoral hopefuls, long-shot Democratic contender the Rev. Erick Salgado led with a 180-foot hit. He topped several Democratic, Republican and independent rivals.
City Comptroller Liu Calls For Legalizing Pot In NYCThe sweeping change, which would put New York at the forefront of a growing national debate over use of the drug, calls for recreational marijuana to be regulated and taxed like alcohol and tobacco.