Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio

De Blasio Announcement: Child Faints

Child Faints During Bill de Blasio’s Announcement Of New Schools Chancellor

A child passed out Monday morning while Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio was announcing his pick for city schools chancellor.

12/30/2013

Former President Bill Clinton

Former President Clinton To Swear In de Blasio As Mayor

Former President Bill Clinton will be the one to swear in Bill de Blasio as mayor on Wednesday.

12/28/2013

Eliot Spitzer Big DL

Former Gov. Spitzer, Wife Announce Split

Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer and his wife announced Tuesday that they have decided to split up.

12/24/2013

Stan Brooks, 1010 WINS from August 2012 New York Daily News Article( Photo by Craig Warga/New York Daily News)

Remembering Stan Brooks: 1927-2013

Brooks died peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday afternoon. He was 86.

12/23/2013

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

State Steps In To Keep Brooklyn’s Interfaith Medical Center Open

Days after an announcement that Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn would be closing, New York State gave the hospital a reprieve by committing to funding until March of next year.

12/23/2013

Eliot Spitzer Big DL

Sources: Eliot Spitzer Dating Bill de Blasio’s Spokeswoman

CBS 2 has learned Eliot Spitzer, the former governor known as the “love gov,” has a new girlfriend.

12/22/2013

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio meets with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Nov. 6, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

De Blasio: Bloomberg Has Achievements, But Dropped Ball On Inequality

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio on Sunday said the man whom he will soon replace has many achievements to his credit, but still took Mayor Michael Bloomberg to task for what he said was the outgoing mayor’s failure to address inequality.

12/22/2013

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio meets with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Nov. 6, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Bloomberg’s Meddling Ways On Unions Don’t Sit Well With De Blasio

It’s the battle of the mayors. Michael Bloomberg has offered an unprecedented challenge to his successor to slash union benefits — for the good of the city — even if it means he doesn’t get re-elected.

12/18/2013

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bratton, de Blasio Invoke Mandela At Rally With Rev. Al Sharpton

Soon-to-return NYPD Commissioner William Bratton was making the rounds with Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio Saturday, including a stop at the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network.

12/07/2013

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

De Blasio To Cuomo, Legislature: It’s My Way Or Highway On Universal Pre-K

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio is upping the pressure on Albany to tax the wealthy, so he can make good on a campaign pledge to mount the largest expansion of pre-kindergarten classes in the nation’s history.

12/03/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg Declines To Discuss Whereabouts During Metro-North Tragedy

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been facing tough questions about his whereabouts during the deadly Metro-North train derailment in the Bronx on Sunday morning.

12/02/2013

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio volunteers at the Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger, Nov. 27, 2013. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

De Blasio To New Yorkers: Give Back This Thanksgiving

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio, who was spending his Thanksgiving with family in Connecticut, reminded New Yorkers to give back to the less fortunate this holiday.

11/28/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio BIG DL

Cuomo On Financing Universal Pre-K: We’ll Figure It Out

De Blasio has said he’d tax those making $500,000 or more to cover the cost of universal pre-K. Any tax would have to be approved by the state Legislature and be signed by Cuomo.

11/26/2013

New York City Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio gives his victory speech on Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Catholic Leader Furious With De Blasio After No Priests Added To Transition Team

Did New York City’s incoming mayor snub Catholics? There are questions about why Catholic leaders are not on Bill de Blasio’s transition team, even though other religious leaders are.

11/22/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg: Mayor-Elect De Blasio To Get Balanced Budget

After 12 years in office, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he is presenting mayor-elect Bill de Blasio with a balanced budget.

11/21/2013

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