Queens Residents Test Out New Ranked-Choice Voting In Special ElectionThe 24th District represents several neighborhoods in Queens, including Kew Gardens Hills, Fresh Meadows and Jamaica.
Timing Of Pay Raise, Horse And Carriage Bills Draws Suspicion From DriversThere were harsh accusations from horse carriage drivers on Tuesday. They claim politicians are pushing them off the street like worthless pawns.
City Councilman Wants Clarity On How NYPD Is Applying Vision Zero LawCouncilman Rory Lancman said the law has led to a number of arrests, including half a dozen bus drivers.
Mayor De Blasio Says He Would Veto Bill That Would Make Chokeholds IllegalMayor Bill de Blasio says he would veto a proposed New York City Council bill that would make chokeholds illegal.
NYC Council Bills Take Aim At Police Chokeholds, Stop-And-FriskA pair of bills introduced in the City Council on Thursday target the way police patrol New York City's streets.
Cab Drivers Hope Simple Sign Will Improve On The Job SafetyA Labor Department study said that taxi drivers are 20 times more likely to be killed on the job than other workers. Now, fed up cabbies want action.
A Primary Day Like No Other Winds Down In New YorkThere were a number of hotly contested Democratic primaries that were getting voters to the polls on Tuesday, especially in the racially and ethnically diverse 8th Congressional District in Brooklyn and Queens.
Hotels In NYC To Give Employees Panic AlarmsThe New York Hotel Trades Council says the provision is part of a labor contract the Hotel Association of New York approved last year.