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.
Travel Guide To Puerto RicoA travel guide to Puerto Rico, including transportation, lodging, dining and attractions information for the capital city of San Juan
NYC Officials Implore Washington To Help Puerto Rico Through Debt CrisisPuerto Rico's governor said last month that the island's $72 billion public debt is unpayable given the current level of economic growth.
De Blasio: Federal Government Should Come To Puerto Rico's RescueThe U.S. Caribbean territory owes $72 billion in debts it governor has said publicly it cannot pay.
Proposed Bill In Puerto Rico Could Fine Parents Of Obese ChildrenMore than 28 percent of Puerto Rico's children are considered clinically obese, compared with about 18 percent in the U.S. mainland.
North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas Tickets Win $564 Million PowerballTickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas have matched all six numbers to split a $564.1 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said Thursday.
New Yorkers Celebrate Puerto Rican Pride At Heritage FestivalPuerto Rican pride is being celebrated this weekend. The popular 116th Street festival kicked off the celebrations on Saturday.