Rich Lamb

New  York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo And Mayor De Blasio Find Some Common Ground, But Not Much

The two Democrats verbally sparred over the weekend about the state’s legislative session — especially the mayor’s affordable housing plan.

06/01/2015

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NYC Health Department Fights Assembly’s Dog Dining Bill

The Health Department asserts that dogs at restaurants can create a risk to the health and safety of customers, restaurant workers and other dogs.

06/01/2015

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City Council Approves Skyscraper Near Grand Central In Exchange For Transit Hub Work

Developer SL Green Realty Corp. will invest about $220 million in critical improvements to Grand Central, allowing more trains to run during rush hour on the clogged 4-5-6 lines.

05/28/2015

NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman proposes ethics reform legislation on steps of Tweed courthouse on May 27, 2015. (credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

NY Attorney General To Submit Broad Ethics Reforms Bill

New York’s attorney general Eric Schneiderman soon plans to submit broad and detailed legislation aimed at ending public corruption in Albany.

05/27/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at police headquarters following the death of officer Brian Moore on May 4, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio Meeting With State Lawmakers On Rent, Schools

The mayor’s visit comes at a critical time for lawmakers. The laws governing New York City’s rent rules, the tax break and the policy giving the mayor control of local schools are set to expire.

05/27/2015

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mayor De Blasio Blames Gang-On-Gang Violence For Recent Crime Spike

The mayor admits the spike needs to be addressed, and said the NYPD will soon be announcing new strategies to fight gang on gang crime.

05/26/2015

An M-8 rail car on the Metro-North Railroad's  New Haven line (file/credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

MTA’s Prendergast: LIRR, Metro-North Won’t See Positive Train Control Until 2018

Prendergast indicated the first place PTC would likely be installed is n the Metro-North’s New Haven line.

05/20/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio unveils next generation NYCHA plan on May 19. 2015 (Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

De Blasio Administration Unveils Plans To Improve New York City Housing Authority

NYCHA has an operating deficit of nearly $100 million and some of its buildings are falling apart.

05/19/2015

FILE -- New York City Department of Sanitation employee Dennis Stacks helps to rotate the plow of a salt truck in January 2014. (credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

NYC, Sanitation Union Reach Contract Agreement

It would provide 11 percent in raises over about seven years. The agreement will save $3.4 billion in health care spending through 2018 and $1.3 billion in recurring savings every year after that.

05/19/2015

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New York State Lawmaker Seeks To Do Away With Tax On Toilet Paper

A New York state assemblyman would like to see a tax on toilet paper flushed away.

05/18/2015

Audit finds city subway tracks are filthy and overrun with rats. (Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Audit: New York City Subway Tracks Filthy, Overrun With Rats

An audit by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer found subway tracks are filled with rats, dirt and garbage.

05/14/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during his executive budget presentation, May 7, 2015. (credit: Julie Jacobson-Pool/Getty Images)

With Approval Rating At All-Time Low, Mayor De Blasio Continues Trip To D.C., California

De Blasio will be speaking at the National Press Club Tuesday morning, followed by an afternoon speech on “the Progressive Agenda to Combat Income Inequality.”

05/12/2015

Sandra Lee speaks on stage during the 2015 Housing Works Groundbreaker Awards at Metropolitan Pavilion  on April 22, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for Housing Works)

Sandra Lee, TV Chef & Gov. Cuomo’s Partner, Has Breast Cancer

Sandra Lee, Food Network star and longtime girlfriend of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, has revealed she has breast cancer and will undergo a double mastectomy.

05/12/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at police headquarters following the death of officer Brian Moore on May 4, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Community Activist Slams de Blasio Over Road Trip After Violent Weekend At Home

Despite the Central Park muggings and a dozen shootings over the weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio was headed out-of-town for a controversial four-day trip to promote his progressive agenda.

05/11/2015

Officers outside funeral home for wake of slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Thousands Pay Final Respects At Wake Of Fallen NYPD Officer Brian Moore

Family, friends and police officers from all of the world are gathering at a Long Island funeral home to pay their respects to NYPD Officer Brian Moore.

05/07/2015

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