Michael Bloomberg

Mayor Bill de Blasio and former Mayor Michael Bloomberg attend a groundbreaking ceremony on June 16, 2015, for Cornell Tech's campus on Roosevelt Island. (Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cornell Tech Breaks Ground On Roosevelt Island Campus

Bloomberg Philanthropies is donating $100 million to a Cornell University graduate school for a new high-tech New York City campus breaking ground Tuesday.

06/16/2015

Gracie Mansion is viewed on December 12, 2013. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Officials: Asbestos Found In Roof Of Gracie Mansion

Asbestos has been discovered in the roof at Gracie Mansion and work to remove the potentially cancer-causing materials from New York City’s mayoral residence will begin this month, city officials told The Associated Press.

04/09/2015

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

Aide: Michael Bloomberg Won’t Run For Mayor Of London

The Sunday Times of London reported that Bloomberg is mulling a 2016 bid to succeed Boris Johnson as mayor.

04/05/2015

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

(Photo Illustration by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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

FILE - A woman walks by an NYPD officer. (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

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