Rep. Carolyn Maloney

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Maloney Leads Charge For Equal Rights Amendment On Women’s Equality Day

Rep. Carolyn Maloney wants to make the Equal Rights Amendment part of the political conversation in the 2016 presidential race.

08/26/2015

Irving Fields

100-Year-Old Piano Man Honored In Manhattan

Irving Fields still knows how to tickle the ivories and does it six nights a week at Tuscany, a restaurant on West 58th Street.

08/07/2015

FILE -- Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y. (credit: Getty Images)

Rep. Maloney: Second Avenue Subway Must Get Done On Time

Even though work on the Second Avenue subway has been in full swing for some time, elected officials from the neighborhoods involved are worried about further delays.

07/01/2015

Mario Cuomo

Mario Cuomo’s Wake Held In Manhattan

New York said farewell to the state’s former three-term governor, Mario Cuomo, at his Manhattan wake on Monday.

01/05/2015

Rep. Carolyn Maloney is working to bring a black and white panda to New York City (Credit: CBS2)

Rep. Maloney Working To Bring Black And White Pandas To New York

In the animal world black and white pandas could be considered tops, at least price-wise. The Guinness Book of World Records lists them as the most expensive animal to keep in captivity.

01/05/2015

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Maloney Announces Social Media Campaign In Support Of Women’s History Museum

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Saturday kicked off a campaign urging the creation of a National Women’s History Museum.

11/15/2014

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Rep. Maloney: Stop Social Security Benefits For Nazi Collaborators

The bill is expected to be introduced in Congress next month after midterm elections.

10/26/2014

FILE -- In this photo illustration, U.S. Treasury checks are piled at the U.S. Treasury printing facility in Philadelphia. (credit: Getty Images)

Lawmakers Seek To End Benefits To Suspected Nazi War Criminals

A bill crafted by Sens. Charles Schumer of New York and Bob Casey of Pennsylvania will be offered in mid-November, when Congress returns to session following the midterm elections.

10/23/2014

As part of the East Side Access megaproject, the MTA is building a new concourse for the Long Island Rail Road under Grand Central Terminal. This photo shows progress as of October 2013. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority/Patrick Cashin)

MTA Receives $203M In Additional Funding For East Side Access Project

The MTA is building tunnels and tracks under Manhattan so that the Long Island Rail Road can connect to Grand Central Terminal.

09/27/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio and other elected officials call for the renewal of the Zadroga Act on Sept. 8, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Local Leaders Urging Reauthorization Of Zadroga Act

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Rep. Jerrold Nadler and Rep. Peter King joined Mayor Bill de Blasio in lower Manhattan to call for the reauthorization of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.

09/08/2014

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, other elected officials and activists gather for a Women's Equality Day event at City Hall on Aug. 26, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Activists, Officials Call For More Women To Register To Vote

Tuesday marked the 94th anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.

08/26/2014

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Carolyn Maloney Rallies To Save Government-Run Export-Import Bank

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Saturday joined business owners and employees in a rally to save the Export-Import Bank from closing.

07/19/2014

Security has  been tightened at international airports amid concerns about a terror threat involving undetected explosives. (Credit: CBS 2)

Worries About Undetected Bombs Prompt Tighter Security In Foreign Airports

The concern is that al Qaeda in Yemen is developing a bomb that could get around traditional airport security, outside of the U.S.

07/03/2014

Randy Jones of the Village People speaks at a news conference April 14, 2014, in Manhattan. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Gay Couples Celebrate Joint Filings On Eve Of Tax Deadline

When the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act last summer, it paved the way for gay couples to filed their taxes as married.

04/14/2014

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Maloney Pushes Bill That Would Send IRS Against Human Traffickers

A human trafficking survivor joined U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) Saturday to advocate for a bill that would send the IRS after pimps and traffickers for tax evasion, and provide aid and protection to survivors.

03/22/2014

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