Avella Defeats Former Comptroller Liu In State Senate PrimaryNew York State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Queens) defeated former New York City Comptroller and mayoral candidate John Liu in the Democratic primary for the state's 11th Senate District Tuesday night.
Report: Anthony Weiner Planning Nonprofit Restaurant In RockawaysA published report Thursday said former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner is planning to open a restaurant in the Rockaways.
Man Charged In Torching Of Newark Mayoral Candidate's BusA man was arrested Friday after a candidate for Newark mayor’s campaign bus was torched.
Lhota Slams Harry Belafonte For 'Race Baiting' CommentsDemocratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio hit the campaign trail Sunday with several events around the city.
Tamra Roberts Lhota Talks About Life As Wife, Top Adviser To Mayoral CandidateTamra Roberts Lhota, the wife of Republican mayoral contender Joe Lhota, is also one of his closest advisers.
De Blasio: Layoffs At Long Island College Hospital Have Been PostponedNew York City Public Advocate and Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio announced Monday that layoffs of 500 will be postponed at the struggling Long Island College Hospital
Cuomo: 'I Am Against Tax Increases -- That's My Position'A major issue for mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is making sure wealthy New Yorkers pay more taxes to fund education, but anything that happens would have to go through Albany.
De Blasio, Other City Leaders Promise Immigration ReformDemocratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is committed to immigration reform, regardless of whether the laws change in Washington.
Lhota, De Blasio Both Make Appearances With Rev. SharptonMayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota both made appearances Saturday with the Rev. Al Sharpton, who recently celebrated his birthday.
De Blasio, James Announce Endorsement Of Each OtherMayoral candidate Bill de Blasio and public advocate candidate Letitia James announced a mutual endorsement Saturday.
Lhota Criticizes De Blasio For Cutting Back On Campaign AppearancesRepublican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota has been criticizing Democratic rival Bill de Blasio this week for what he calls de Blasio’s post-primary slack.
Mayoral Candidate Thompson Among Leaders For African-American Day ParadeThe Rev. Al Sharpton, mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, former Mayor David Dinkins and U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) were among the grand marshals Sunday for the African-American Day Parade in Harlem.
Sydney Leathers Takes Center Stage As Weiner's Mayoral Campaign EndsFormer U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner was the first to concede in the Democratic mayoral primary Tuesday night, but the scene was less than pretty.
Quinn Gathers With Ed Koch's Longtime Friends To Remember Late MayorCity Council Speaker and Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn took a seat at the table Saturday at the weekly luncheon with late Mayor Ed Koch’s inner circle.
Thompson Calls For Move Away From Standardized TestingIn a campaign stop on Staten Island Wednesday morning, Democrat Bill Thompson spelled out his education policy – with a focus on moving away from testing.