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FILE -- This gun was used in an Upper East Side pharmacy robbery in May 2014, police said. (credit: NYPD)

City Council Bill Would Make Gun Offender Registry Public

The bill would also allow people to sign up for monthly emails to update them when gun offenders move into your neighborhood, officials said.

08/21/2014

A school bus. (Credit: ClipArt.com)

De Blasio Looks To Undo Bloomberg, Pushes Bill To Raise School Bus Driver Pay

The bill would establish city grants to raise pay as well as rehire experienced drivers and other school bus employees who lost their jobs or had their incomes drastically cut at the end of the Bloomberg administration.

08/20/2014

City and religious leaders including the Rev. Al Sharpton, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton gather for a meeting. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Sharpton Pledges Zero Tolerance For Violence At Eric Garner Rally After Meeting With Dolan

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is bringing together the mayor and other religious leaders for a roundtable meeting spawned by the death of a man placed in an apparent chokehold by a police officer.

08/20/2014

Melissa Mark-Viverito (Credit: Getty Images)

Melissa Mark-Viverito Admits To Worrying About Biopsy Results Following HPV Diagnosis

Mark-Viverito, 45, announced Sunday on Twitter that she has the common sexually transmitted disease that can lead to cancer.

08/19/2014

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor Bill De Blasio To Pre-K Teachers: ‘You’re Going To Be Historymakers’

Speaking at Brooklyn College, de Blasio told teacher that on Sept. 4 they will see the start of some profound changes in the city.

08/19/2014

Anthony Weiner speaks to Marcia Kramer on Aug. 2, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Anthony Weiner Cooking Up Way To Give Back To Rockaways

Weiner says the restaurant project is in its very early stages and intends the eatery to have a nutritious menu, be locally-sourced and provide a training ground for locals to make them more employable.

08/08/2014

Avonte Oquendo had been missing since Oct. 4, 2013. The medical examiner's office confirmed on Jan. 21, 2014 that remains found along the East River are a DNA match. (credit: Handout)

De Blasio Signs ‘Avonte’s Law’ On Alarms For School Doors

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed a bill calling for the evaluation of the need for audible alarms on public school building doors, in commemoration of the Avonte Oquendo tragedy.

08/07/2014

NEW YORK - APRIL 07:  An ambulance is parked in front of St. Vincent's Hospital on April 7, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

City Investigation Finds Faults In NYC 911 Upgrade Project

A city investigation found too much reliance on outside consultants, delayed the NYC 911 project racked up costs, WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported.

08/06/2014

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Queens Borough President, De Blasio Oust 8 Queens Library Trustees

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz sacked eight library trustees who were opposed to firing the $392,000 library head Thomas Galante.

07/24/2014

A mysterious white flag is seen on top of the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD’s Miller: No Likely Terror Connection In Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Placement

American flags are once again flying on top of the Brooklyn Bridge after someone replaced the flags sometime overnight with what appeared to be whitewashed or faded versions of Old Glory.

07/22/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bratton: Review Of Officer Training Coming In Wake Of Eric Garner’s Death

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton ensured that a full investigation and new training for officers will be launched following the death of Eric Garner, who died after being put in a chokehold by an officer during an arrest on Staten Island last week.

07/22/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Suspect Accused Of Attacking Female Cop In East Harlem

She was punched in the face by a man in a group smoking marijuana at the Clinton Houses, police said.

07/21/2014

Richard Emery, left, is introduced as the chair of the NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board on July 17, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Attorney Richard Emery Tapped To Head NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday that Richard Emery will chair the Civilian Complaint Review Board.

07/17/2014

Volunteers work on a Sandy damaged home in Sea Bright, NJ. (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Touts City’s Superstorm Sandy Home Reconstruction Efforts

More than 20 months after Superstorm Sandy, 15,000 New York City homes have yet to be repaired from storm damage.

07/17/2014

Jessica Goldman ran 3,200 miles in 91 days to raise money for people with brain injuries. (Credit: CBS 2)

Runner Completes Journey From San Francisco To NYC

Jessica Goldman covered more than 3,200 miles, running from San Francisco’s City Hall to New York City’s City Hall.

07/15/2014

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