In Wake Of Charleston Massacre, Obama Again Sounds Gun Control Rallying CryCBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller, who keeps records of such things, said Thursday marked the 14th time Obama had addressed the nation following a gun tragedy.
Bloomberg Donates $30 Million Toward Reduction Of Coal UseFormer Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday announced that he is donating an additional $30 million to a Sierra Club initiative working to reduce the nation's use of coal.
Report: Former Mayor Bloomberg Considering Run For Mayor Of LondonMany New Yorkers were perplexed by the report claiming Bloomberg was considering a run for office.
Bloomberg Joins Bill Gates To Help Poorer Countries Fight Tobacco IndustryFormer Mayor Michael Bloomberg is joining Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates to launch a fund to help low- and middle-income countries fight often long and expensive legal battles with the tobacco industry.
Councilman: It's Time For NYPD To Quit Using TypewritersA Queens city councilman said Thursday that it is time for the NYPD to do away with a piece of technology that has been considered antiquated for decades.
NYC Schools Chancellor Getting Rid Of School 'Support Networks'Farina announced Thursday that she'll do away with a system of 55 school "support networks" put in place by former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
NYPD To Revise Patrol Guide After Stop-And-Frisk Lawsuit SettlementThe NYPD will revise its patrol guide and training materials over stop-and-frisk practices in New York City Housing Authority buildings, as part of a preliminary agreement to settle a lawsuit.
Group Demands Recycling Requirement For All Styrofoam In NYCAn environmental advocacy group on Monday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio and city agencies to expand recycling requirements for polystyrene foam.
New York Remembers Political Powerhouse David GarthNew Yorkers on Tuesday were remembering political consultant and powerhouse David Garth, who died this week at the age of 84.
Former Police Commissioner Ray Kelly Has Book Deal, Working On MemoirFormer New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly, who presided over a dramatic drop in crime rates during a long and sometimes controversial tenure as head of the country's largest force, has a book deal.
Bloomberg To Resume Leadership Of Firm He FoundedFormer Mayor Michael Bloomberg is set to resume the leadership of his business empire -- although he said in a news release that was planning no such thing.
De Blasio Looks To Undo Bloomberg, Pushes Bill To Raise School Bus Driver PayThe bill would establish city grants to raise pay as well as rehire experienced drivers and other school bus employees who lost their jobs or had their incomes drastically cut at the end of the Bloomberg administration.