Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio

Bill de Blasio (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)/Ray Kelly (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

De Blasio Interviews Several Candidates To Fill NYPD Commissioner Slot

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio says changes in police policy will be the first big thing New Yorkers notice when he takes office.


Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, Nov. 19, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Bratton: I’d ‘Certainly Consider’ Returning As Police Commissioner Under Mayor De Blasio

Bratton insists he’s not campaigning for his old job and said he hasn’t spoken with the de Blasio transition team.


New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at The Wall Street Journal CEO Council, November 18, 2013 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Washington, DC.  (Photo credit Paul J. Richards       /AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie To Over-Taxed New Yorkers: Come To New Jersey

New Jersey is a far cry from Switzerland, the Cayman Islands or Liechtenstein, but Gov. Chris Christie thinks its a perfect tax haven for New Yorkers.


Dante de Blasio walks ahead of his father, Bill de Blasio, on Election Day, Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dante de Blasio Ready To Use His ‘Influence’ To Help His Dad Run NYC

Dante de Blasio has been named one of Time magazine’s 16 most influential teenagers of 2013. The campaign ad featuring the teen and his trademark Afro certainly helped dad, Bill, get elected mayor. But, it doesn’t stop there.


Mayor Bloomberg, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Expert: De Blasio, NYC Better Be Ready To Ante Up Big For Kelly’s Safety

Bill de Blasio is faced with figuring out a way to guarantee the safety of Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly — men who have terrorists and others gunning for them — when they return to private life.