Exclusive: CBS2 Cameras On Hand At Unannounced Security Screenings At Troubled New York City High SchoolsAn epidemic of violence and an arsenal of guns, knives and other weapons in city schools has finally prompted Mayor Bill de Blasio to take action.
New York City Workers, Supporters March Across Brooklyn Bridge To Protest Approaching Vaccine MandateWith signs in their hands and some wearing their work uniforms, thousands gathered in front of the Brooklyn Bridge and marched across, calling on the mayor to end his vaccine mandate.
Mayor Bill de Blasio Gets 'Mix And Match' COVID Vaccine Booster Shot"Here's my message to all New Yorkers. Get that booster. It's good for you, it keeps you safe, it keeps you family safe. It's ready, it's here, it's now," de Blasio said.
With Less Than A Week Before NYC's Deadline, Municipal Workers Rally Against Vaccine Mandate On Staten IslandMost New York City workers have a little less than an week to get at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. But many continue to push back and refuse to do so.
Mayor De Blasio, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Announce NYC Climate CommitmentThe mayor revealed New York has become the first United States city to commit to net zero greenhouse gas emissions in city pension fund investments by 2040.
Mayor De Blasio Doubles Down On Municipal Workers Vaccine Mandate: 'We Have Contingency Plans In Place'Municipal workers have a week to get the COVID-19 vaccine or risk being put on unpaid leave.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal Workers, Including First RespondersThe mandate represents the strictest in the country, and applies to roughly 160,000 employees who have not yet been required to get the shot.
New York City Mayoral Candidates Eric Adams, Curtis Sliwa Meet For First DebateIt was an often testy confrontation with Democrat Eric Adams at times losing patience with his Republican opponent, Curtis Sliwa.
NYPD Commissioner Says Unmasked Officer Caught On Video Pushing Masked Commuter Will Be DisciplinedThe commuter, Andy Gilbert, says things escalated after he asked the officers to put on masks, as per the MTA's mandate.
NYC Task Force Calls To End Plan To Transfer Women, Including Transgender Women, From Rikers IslandThey say the decision to move the inmates to upstate correctional facilities puts their safety at risk.
New York City Taxi Drivers Begin Hunger Strike, Say Mayor De Blasio's Debt Relief Bailout Is Not EnoughCity taxi drivers starting a hunger strike were joined by supporters outside City Hall on Wednesday. The drastic move came after the City Council recently passed a medallion relief program.
Union Leaders: NYC Likely To Face Dramatic Drop In Services If First Responders Forced To Comply With Vaccine MandateMayor Bill de Blasio's COVID-19 vaccine mandate is generating major pushback from public employee unions.
Mayoral Candidates Take Issue With Apparent Failures Of De Blasio's Vision Zero Initiative, Offer Solutions To Improve Street SafetyThe city's mayoral candidates on Tuesday zeroed in on what some say is the failure of Mayor Bill de Blasio's signature Vision Zero initiative.
FDA, CDC May Approve COVID Vaccine Booster Shots For More Americans This WeekNew research suggests Johnson & Johnson's vaccine has been less effective than others. Many may soon be looking to mix vaccines for better protection.
Ray Of Hope For Irate Retirees After New York City Changes Health Benefits For 250,000 WorkersThey claim they're being forced to accept an inferior and costly plan that could bankrupt them in their golden years.