Mayor Bill de Blasio

Cover of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "All Things Possible: Setbacks and Success in Politics and Life"

CBS 2 Exclusive: Gov. Cuomo Discusses Ups And Downs Of Personal, Political Life In New Book

Andrew Cuomo covers a crushing political defeat followed by an ugly headline-grabbing tabloid divorce within a two-year span in his new warts-and-all biography, “All Things Possible.”

10/14/2014

Terminal 4 at JFK Airport (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Another Possible Ebola Scare In NYC As New Screenings Start At JFK

New York City health officials said the teen tested negative for Ebola.

10/11/2014

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Rev. Sharpton Defends De Blasio Aide, Rachel Noerdlinger

Rev. Al Sharpton offered an impassioned defense of his former aide whose prominent role at City Hall has come under intense scrutiny, claiming that the criticism has been fueled by a movement to curb his own influence with Mayor de Blasio.

10/11/2014

A New York University (NYU) student attends a town hall to discuss the NYPD's surveillance of Muslim communities on February 29, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Civil Rights Advocates: NYC Still Allowing Surveillance Of Muslims

Civil rights advocates on Tuesday accused New York City authorities of continuing to support discriminatory surveillance of Muslim communities by police.

10/07/2014

A colorized transmission electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virion is seen. (credit: CDC/Getty Images)

Astorino, Cuomo At Odds Over Possible Ebola-Fueled Travel Ban

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino called Tuesday for the U.S. to issue a travel ban from Ebola-affected countries, but Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo said the idea isn’t practical.

10/07/2014

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2 NYPD Officers Under Investigation After Video Shows Them Punching, Hitting Suspect With Gun

Security video that captured the arrest of a teen drug suspect on a New York City sidewalk has prompted an investigation of alleged abuse by two police officers.

10/07/2014

An 8-mile stretch of Broadway and two dozen other areas have been designated slow zones - reducing the speed limit from 30 to 25 - in an effort to reduce pedestrian fatalities. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New York City Speed Limit To Officially Drop To 25 MPH On Nov. 7

Get ready to slow down on city streets. For the first time in more than 50 years the City Council has voted to lower the speed limit.

10/07/2014

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Mayor De Blasio: Doctors Watchful For Enterovirus D68 In NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio, a mild asthmatic himself, says doctors are watchful for D68, especially keeping an eye on asthmatics with particularly severe symptoms.

10/07/2014

Rachel Noerdling (Credit: CBS 2)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Sticks Up For Aide Amid Controversies

Rachel Noerdlinger, the first lady’s chief of staff, failed to report on a city background check that she was living with her boyfriend, who has been convicted of drug trafficking and manslaughter.

10/06/2014

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Diana Robinson/Office of Mayor Bill de Blasio)

De Blasio Campaigns For Attorney General Eric Schneiderman At Brooklyn Church

Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped by the Bridge Street AME Church in Brooklyn Sunday to sing the praises of state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

10/05/2014

De Blasio Brooklyn Home

CBS 2 Exclusive: A Tour Of De Blasio’s Brooklyn Home, Soon To Be For Rent

The mayor’s Park Slope brownstone goes on the rental market on Thursday. Kramer got inside for a peek at the rooms, and has the story of living large de Blasio-style.

10/01/2014

Screen capture of Digital.NYC website

NYC Launches Website For Tech Businesses

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the Digital.NYC website Wednesday in Brooklyn.

10/01/2014

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina announces new rating system for schools. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYC Schools Chancellor Says Schools Are Not Restaurants, Announces New Ranking System

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina announced a new ranking system that will deemphasize test scores and do away with the letter grades imposed by the Bloomberg administration.

10/01/2014

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Mayor De Blasio Signs Order Expanding Living Wage Law

Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed an executive order expanding New York City’s living-wage law, increasing the hourly rate to $13.13 from $11.90.

09/30/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and others pose with Staten Island Chuck on Feb. 2, 2014. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Ducks Dead Groundhog Questions

Mayor Bill de Blasio is declining to discuss the groundhog that died a week after slipping from his grasp.

09/29/2014

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