New NYC Law Will Require Diaper Changing Stations In Many Public Restrooms Regardless Of GenderNew or recently-renovated public buildings in New York City will soon be required to include diaper changing stations to be accessible to everyone.
Former Staffer Accuses New York State Sen. Jeff Klein Of Sexual MisconductAllegations of sexual misconduct against a New York State senator echoed Friday in Lower Manhattan, as protesters gathered on the steps of City Hall in support of the former staffer who accuses him of forcibly kissing her in 2015.
Massive Protest Erupts, 2 City Councilmen Arrested, As ICE Detains Prominent Immigration ActivistThe detention of a prominent immigration activist sparked a large protest in Lower Manhattan that ended with the arrest of two City Council members Thursday.
'Man On A Mission:' Bronx Councilman Tackles Government Dysfunction As Head Of New Oversight CommitteeBronx City Councilman Ritchie Torres said he will hire professional investigators, some with prosecutorial experience, to tackle government dysfunction and bureaucracy.
Plaque Honoring Hero Cop Steven McDonald Unveiled At His Old PrecinctA plaque honoring the late NYPD Detective Steven McDonald was dedicated in his old precinct in Central Park on Wednesday.
NY Assemblywoman Pamela Harris Indicted On Fraud, Witness Tampering ChargesBetween 2012 and 2016, Harris is accused of defrauding several government agencies including the New York City Council and FEMA.
Blizzard Warning For Parts Of Our Area As Snow Heads To Hit Tri-StateSnow was moving in during the early morning hours Thursday, bringing blizzard conditions to some areas and a greater amount of snow to New York City than earlier expected.
City Council Passes Pair Of Controversial 'Right To Know' Police Reform BillsNew York's City Council has approved two bills governing day-to-day interactions between police and the public, over objections from both activist groups and the city's largest police union.
Cuomo Orders Heightened Security In New York For Holiday SeasonGov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the deployment of additional personnel from the State Police and the National Guard at key transportation points throughout the holidays.
City Council Committee Holds Closed-Door Meeting On Allegations Against Councilman Andy KingThe New York City Council was tight-lipped Friday about probing one of its own. The council would not even confirm that Bronx Councilman Andy King is the target of sexual harassment allegations.
Council Members Demand De Blasio Keep ‘Racist’ Former EMT Out Of Fire DepartmentNew York City council members called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to withdraw his approval of the FDNY's hiring of Joseph Cassano.
Officials Tout Cleanliness Of New York City WaterwaysMayor Bill de Blasio declares New York's harbor is healthier that it's been in more than a century.