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The New York City 911 call center. (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC Council Holds Hearing Into Report On Overhaul Of 911 System

The City Council is holding a hearing following a scathing report on the overhaul of the 911 system.

02/25/2015

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg attends the Longines Grand Prix class event at the Los Angeles Convention Center on September 28, 2014. (credit: David Buchan/Getty Images for Masters Grand Slam Indoor)

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg Lambasts Colorado’s Legalization Of Marijuana

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has sharply criticized Colorado’s decision to legalize marijuana and called it a terrible idea.

02/07/2015

The New York City 911 call center. (Credit: CBS 2)

Report: NYC’s Overhaul Of 911 System Delayed, Over Budget

New York City’s effort to modernize its 911 system is years behind schedule and $700 million over budget, a Department of Investigation probe found.

02/06/2015

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Report: De Blasio Administration Considering New Ways To Implement Soda Ban

The fight to ban large sugary sodas in New York City may not be over after all.

10/16/2014

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg attends the Longines Grand Prix class event at the Los Angeles Convention Center on September 28, 2014. (credit: David Buchan/Getty Images for Masters Grand Slam Indoor)

Michael Bloomberg Awarded Honorary Knighthood By Queen Elizabeth II

The British government said Monday that Bloomberg was made “an Honorary Knight of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire” in recognition of his “prodigious entrepreneurial and philanthropic endeavors” and his work to strengthen trans-Atlantic ties.

10/06/2014

Mercedes Arias and her boyfriend Thomas Cascio visit the memorial for Mercedes's father Joseph Amatuccio, who worked at Emergency Squad 7 and lost  his life on September 11, 2001 at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee - Pool/Getty Images)

New York, Nation Pauses To Remember 9/11 13 Years Later

Family and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in New York, at the Pentagon and near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

09/11/2014

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

Mayor De Blasio Lacks Security Clearance To Review Classified Documents

New York City is at the top of the terror target list, but for the first time in 20 years, the city’s mayor does not have security clearance to review classified documents.

09/10/2014

A woman walks by an NYPD officer in Times Square. (credit: Getty Images)

NYC Drops Federal Appeal In Stop-and-Frisk Cases

The goal is to end years of litigation over the city’s controversial anti-crime tactic.

08/06/2014

FILE - A view of the entrance to Rikers Island penitentiary complex. (Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds: Violence Pervasive At Rikers Island Juvenile Jails

New York City jails holding teenage inmates are extremely violent and unsafe and major reforms are needed, the federal government said in a scathing report released Monday.

08/04/2014

Bill de Blasio arrives at Gracie Mansion on July 27, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Family Spends First Night In Historic Gracie Mansion

Mayor Bill de Blasio, his wife and their two children woke up in their official Manhattan residence for the first time on Monday.

07/28/2014

People stand in the Delta Airlines terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport July 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Bloomberg Has Strong Words For FAA Amid Ban On U.S. Flights To Israel

In a statement Wednesday, the FAA said it is “working closely with the Government of Israel” to review new information they have provided and to determine whether safety concerns have been resolved.

07/23/2014

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks to reports before flying to Israel. The former mayor insists that flying to Israel is safe despite recent rocket attacks. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ex-Mayor Bloomberg Flies To Israel On El Al Despite Ban By U.S. Carriers

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg flew off to Tel Aviv on the Israeli airline El Al Tuesday, as he claimed flying to Israel remains safe even though U.S. and European carriers have halted flights there.

07/22/2014

Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

John Haggerty, Former Bloomberg Campaign Aide, Begins Prison Sentence

John Haggerty was convicted of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

07/21/2014

Volunteers work on a Sandy damaged home in Sea Bright, NJ. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Touts City’s Superstorm Sandy Home Reconstruction Efforts

More than 20 months after Superstorm Sandy, 15,000 New York City homes have yet to be repaired from storm damage.

07/17/2014

WCBS 880: John Haggerty, Former Bloomberg Campaign Aide, Gets 2-Week Prison Reprieve

John Haggerty reportedly was scheduled to turn himself in Monday, but was given the extra time because he’s caring for an ailing relative, Cornell reported.

07/07/2014

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