Paterson Mayor-Elect's Home Burglarized On Election NightPolice are not sure if the burglars knew they were targeting Jose "Joey" Torres or whether the election night heist was just a coincidence.
Nelson Mandela Remembered Near And Far On National Day Of PrayerWhile South Africans of all races flocked to houses of worship Sunday for a national day of prayer and reflection to honor Nelson Mandela on Sunday, the former South African president and civil rights icon was also being remembered in the United States.
Bratton, de Blasio Invoke Mandela At Rally With Rev. Al SharptonSoon-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.
De Blasio To New Yorkers: Give Back This ThanksgivingMayor-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.
De Blasio: Work On Building New Administration To Begin On TuesdayThe Democrat was elected last week and takes office Jan. 1. He returned to New York after spending several days in Puerto Rico for a political conference and some vacation time.
Councilwoman Letitia James Elected City Public AdvocateCity Councilwoman Letitia James beat out seven other candidates Tuesday to win the race for New York City public advocate.