Businessman Gets 4 Years For Police Corruption SchemeA businessman who bribed high-level police officials and tried to win favor with donations to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been sentenced to four years in prison.
Brooklyn Businessman, Former De Blasio Fundraiser Found Guilty Of Several Counts Related To Buying FavorsJeremy Reichberg was convicted of paying for perks, capping a two month corruption trial.
City Council Calls For Investigation Of Emails Between De Blasio And DonorThe City Council is calling for an investigation into whether Mayor Bill de Blasio intentionally deleted emails showing a chummy relationship with a donor.
De Blasio Donors Granted Unfettered Access To NYPD Headquarters, Video ShowsShocking video shows the easy access achieved by a pair of donors to Mayor Bill de Blasio who reportedly used gifts and bribes to weasel their way into the very heart of the NYPD.
Guilty Verdict In Norman Seabrook RetrialProsecutors say Norman Seabrook invested $20 million in union pension money in a risky hedge fund in exchange for a $60,000 bribe.
Star Witness Back On Stand At Norman Seabrook RetrialThe government's star witness returns to the stand in Norman Seabrook's corruption retrial.
Jury Deliberations Begin In Norman Seabrook Bribery TrialJurors will have to decide whether they believe the allegations that Seabrook took kickbacks in exchange for directing millions of union pension dollars to a shady hedge fund.
Malliotakis: Prosecutors Should Reopen De Blasio Fundraising ProbeRepublican mayoral candidate Nicole Malliotakis called on prosecutors to reopen a probe of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration Sunday – a mere two days ahead of the mayoral election.
Real Estate Developer Jona Rechnitz Resumes Testimony In Seabrook TrialA fourth day Tuesday on the witness stand for a real estate developer who accuses Mayor Bill de Blasio of taking part in pay-to-play politics.
De Blasio: Former Donor A 'Liar,' 'Felon' Who 'Said Things That Aren't True'; Jona Rechnitz Testifies He Had Weekly Contact With MayorSenator Charles Schumer endorsed New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Monday morning as questions continued to dog the mayor about his relationship with a former top donor.
De Blasio Doubles Down Against Former Donor Jona Rechnitz's Pay-To-Play ClaimsFor the second time this weekend – and with nine days to go for the election – Mayor Bill de Blasio doubled down Sunday on his claims that a donor is lying about a pay-to-play scheme.
Mayor De Blasio Slams Former Donor Jona Rechnitz After Pay-To-Play ClaimsThe mayor says he's a felon who is willing to do or say anything to benefit himself.
De Blasio Gives Reporters Cold Shoulder When Asked If Voters Need To Worry About Corrupt Relationship With DonorAfter an event in Sunset Park Brooklyn Friday, Mayor Bill de Blasio ignored reporters questions on whether he had a corrupt relationship with real estate developer and de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz.
CBS2 Exclusive: OEM Commissioner Esposito Says Experience, Not Call From Businessman, Earned Him JobThere was serious pushback Wednesday evening from the commissioner of the Office of Emergency Management.
Astorino Says He's Cooperating With Investigators Probing Contributions From BusinessmenWestchester County Executive Rob Astorino said Monday that he has been fully cooperative with investigators for U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara who are questioning campaign contributions he received.