Former NYC Councilman Daniel Halloran Convicted Of BriberyHalloran was found guilty Tuesday in a scheme to bribe Republican party leaders so state Sen. Malcolm Smith, a Democrat, could run for the GOP line in the New York City mayoral race.
Queens Councilman Charged In Corruption Case Won't Seek Re-ElectionCouncilman Daniel Halloran said Wednesday that he wouldn't seek to keep his Queens seat in November's election so he could focus on exonerating himself.
Bloomberg Vows To Keep List Of Fire House Closings A SecretSome local politicians and firefighters are vowing to fight a plan that will close several firehouse across the city. The demonstrators say the cuts would destroy emergency response time and put lives at risk.
Exclusive: The Battle Over The 'Sidewalk To Nowhere'It’s a story of government bureaucracy that may be out of control. New York City wants a Queens homeowner to install a sidewalk on a block where other sidewalks don't exist -- and foot the bill.