Cruise Ship Catches Fire Off Puerto Rico, Hundreds EvacuatedMore than 500 passengers were being evacuated on Wednesday from a ship that caught fire about a mile off Puerto Rico's north coast.
U.S. Senate Passes Financial Rescue Package For Puerto RicoThe U.S. Senate on Wednesday has passed a financial rescue package for debt-stricken Puerto Rico, sending the measure to President Barack Obama.
Mark-Viverito: Allow Puerto Rico To Restructure DebtNew York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said she wants Puerto Rico to have the ability to restructure its debt in the midst of a growing crisis.
Mark-Viverito Slams Rubio, GOP For Not Helping Puerto RicoCity Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito on Tuesday criticized Republicans for not helping debt-crippled Puerto Rico.
Mark-Viverito Slams Congress For Not Giving Debt Relief To Puerto RicoNew York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito criticized Congress Wednesday for not supplying any debt relief for struggling Puerto Rico.
NY Pols: Bankruptcy Best Solution For Puerto Rico's Debt CrisisLocal politicians met at City Hall on Sunday for a press conference on Puerto's current fiscal crisis.
Mayor De Blasio Holds News Availability After Being Challenged On Not Answering Off-Topic QuestionsMayor Bill de Blasio held a news availability Friday afternoon at City Hall, without a specific topic or agenda.
De Blasio Answers Questions As CBS2's Marcia Kramer Grills Him In Puerto RicoFollowing a report on Wednesday, CBS2 received a lot of encouragement over questions about Mayor Bill de Blasio’s willingness to answer New Yorkers’ concerns.
In Puerto Rico, Cuomo Opens NY Tourism Office, Attends Political Conference; De Blasio Takes Part In Health Care RallyGov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio were both in Puerto Rico on Thursday
Cuomo, Other NYS Officials To Head To Puerto Rico, Assist With Medicaid ReformsNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other state officials will be heading off to Puerto Rico Monday, as part of an effort to assist the commonwealth in reforming its Medicaid system.
Gov. Cuomo Leads Delegation Of State, City Politicians On Trip To Puerto RicoThe delegation includes City Comptroller Scott Stringers and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. The group will meet with Puerto Rican leaders to discuss the territory's economic and health care problems.
Mayor De Blasio Left Off List Of Delegates Heading To Puerto Rico With Gov. CuomoWhen the governor was asked why the mayor was left off the list, he made it sound like it wasn't his decision.