Price Cap For New York City Newsstands Could RiseNewsstand operators and supporters say the City Council proposal to lift the more than decade-old limit from $5 to $10 would help the venerable businesses keep up with the times.
Manhattan DA's Office Gets $4 Million For New Cybercrime Lab"The Internet is the crime scene of our 21st century," District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said. "When your cell phone is on you essentially leave digital bread crumbs."
City Council Cracks Down On Sex Trade By Taking Aim At Cab DriversCouncil Speaker Christine Quinn warned that from now on New York City will have zero-tolerance for any taxi owner or driver who facilitates sex trafficking with a vehicle.
Christine Quinn Admits She's 'Extremely Nervous' Days Before WeddingCity Council Speaker Christine Quinn is set to marry girlfriend Kim Catullo this Saturday.
Commissioner Kelly: NYPD Planning Subtle Changes To Stop-And-Frisk Policy Just one day after a judge ruled that the NYPD's “stop-and-risk” policies have led to thousands of illegal actions, the Department announced Thursday it is "refining" the program.
Democrats Top Ray Kelly In NYC Mayoral Race PollIn a potential matchup, the poll shows New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly trailing each of the three leading Democratic candidates by double digits.
New York City Looks To Battle Catcalling With Smartphone AppCouncil Speaker Christine Quinn and Council Member Julissa Ferreras have reportedly set aside $20,000 to develop technology which would allow women to report catcalling cases and upload pictures from their smartphones of men engaged in the act.
Protesters Outside Capital Grille On 42nd Street Fight For Paid Sick LeaveThe Capital Grille is finding itself in hot water over unpaid sick leave, and many took out their frustrations at a lunchtime protest outside the popular steakhouse chain on 42nd street in Manhattan on Tuesday.
Court Rules Single NY'ers Don't Have To Prove HomelessnessTuesday's decision in Manhattan's State Supreme court is in response to a proposal that would have required people to show they're truly homeless, with documents if possible.
City Council Challenging NYC Homeless Shelter PolicyThe policy would require single adults looking for shelter to prove they have nowhere else to go.
Controversial 'Living Wage' Debate Heats Up In New York CityMayor Michael Bloomberg is against it and Council Speaker Christine Quinn is straddling the fence, but that didn't stop hundreds from attending a hearing on a controversial bill to boost the salaries of some workers.