De Blasio Plans To Stay In Presidential Race Despite Almost Nonexistent NumbersIn the polls, he's been hovering somewhere above zero.
NJ TRANSIT To Publicly Release Monthly Performance Metrics Under Gov. Murphy's New PlanState Sen. Loretta Weinberg says she and the legislature will mark the agency's report card.
Suffolk County Legislators Debating Whether Teleconferencing Should Be Allowed During VotesTeleconferencing is the way of the world. No longer must you physically be in a meeting to weigh in. But should elected officials have that same ability?
Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib And Ilhan Omar Discuss Scrapped Trip To IsraelDemocratic Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar are holding their first joint press conference since the Israeli government barred the Muslim congresswomen from entering the country for a planned visit.
Gun Control Rallies Held In NYC, Across U.S. As Pressure On Senate Majority Leader McConnell Ramps UpThe fight for gun control grew louder Sunday across the country. Rallies demanding change were held in the wake of back-to-back mass shootings earlier this month.
Demanding Answers: Almost A Year Later, Residents Say DSNY Trucks Still Stinking Up East VillageThere's a constant stench and more rats, and as a result a once-pretty East Village block looks ugly. Residents say it's all caused by city garbage trucks that have parked there for almost a year.
Petition To Change Trump Tower's NYC Address To 'Barack H. Obama Avenue' Gathers Over 400,000 SignaturesElizabeth Rowin was reportedly trying to poke fun at President Donald Trump by starting a petition to change the name of Fifth Avenue between 56th and 57th Streets
Andre Wallace To Serve As Mount Vernon Mayor Through End Of 2019There's been a battle to run the city since Richard Thomas was convicted of corruption charges in July.
Rep. Tlaib Declines Israel Visit, Citing 'Oppressive Conditions'Israel had said Tlaib could visit relatives in the West Bank on humanitarian grounds.
New Tappan Zee Bridge Signs Reading 'Mario Cuomo' Being Replaced To Read 'Mario M. Cuomo'New York will be paying for a whole new set of signs at the new Tappan Zee, even if it means replacing just one missing "M."
Mayor De Blasio Under Fire After First Lady's Mental Health Program Backs Out Of Event With Pro-Police GroupThis comes as the NYPD has been rocked by another string of officer suicides this week. “It’s sickening,” Councilman Joseph Borelli of Staten Island said. “It is a lie,” de Blasio claimed.
New Jersey's Medically Assisted Suicide Law Put On HoldNew Jersey's right-to-die law just went into effect earlier this month but now a judge has halted it after a Bergen County doctor opposed it.
Israel Denies Entry To Outspoken Reps. Ilhan Omar And Rashida TlaibThe Israeli government said Thursday it would bar two Democratic congresswomen who support the Palestinian-led boycott movement from entering the country.
Hempstead Reform Bill In Limbo Awaiting Gov. Cuomo's SignatureThe bill would require first-of-its-kind monitoring to the Hempstead school district where, for years, fewer than half the students graduate.
Newark Water Emergency: Angry Resident Speak Out On Lead, 'Almost Like Flint, Michigan'There are water worries in New Jersey's largest city after officials detected high levels of lead.