State Senator Bill Perkins


Residents Criticize Plan To Build Apartment Complex Next To Morningside Heights Cathedral

A petition opposing the project has already collected more than 1,100 signatures.


Two subway riders chow down on bagels (credit: CBS 2)

N.Y. Lawmaker Wants Fines For Straphangers Who Eat On The Subway

State Senator Bill Perkins plans to propose a $250 fine, saying riders are always complaining to him about rodents.


Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn (R) and his wife Anne Sinclair. (credit:  Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Lawmakers, Activists Hope DA Vance Will Persist With DSK Sex Assault Case

There were new calls Sunday for Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance to keep the sex assault case against former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn alive.