Fans Meet Deadline For Yogi Berra Presidential Medal Of Freedom PetitionIt was the bottom of the ninth inning, but fans came through with a big hit – getting enough signatures to petition Yogi Berra for a Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Petition: Weekend L Train Shutdowns Will Be Detrimental To Brooklyn BusinessesSome Brooklyn residents have launched a petition calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to cancel plans to shut down the L Train for five weekends in April and May.
Merrick Parents Sign Petition In Protest Of Cutting Spanish ClassesSome parents in the Merrick School District have signed an online petition to keep the Spanish program for 3rd-6th grade students after the school proposed cutting the instruction for younger students.
Old Navy Under Fire For Charging More For Women's Plus Sizes, But Not Men'sOld Navy has admitted that it is charging more for plus-sized clothing for women, but not for men.
City Council Considering Online Petition System For New York CityCouncilman James Vacca of the Bronx believes such a system would help get more people involved with the issues facing the city.
Musicians + Sports: Weird Al Yankovic On His Chances Of Performing At The Super BowlA recent petition hoping to get Weird Al onstage during halftime of the year's biggest football game got the "Eat Singer" thinking just what he would do if ever given the opportunity.
Parents Petition Toys 'R' Us To Do Away With Gender-Specific MarketingParents have begun a campaign to stop mounting Toys ‘R’ Us from marketing its toys by gender, accusing the retail giant of sexism.
Activists Petition Against 'Abusive Practices' In The NYPDMembers of an activist group circulated a petition at posts around the city Sunday -- with the goal of ending what the group called “abusive practices” in the New York City Police Department.
Obama Administration Rejects Petition To Build A 'Death Star'The Obama administration will not be starting a new “Star Wars” defense initiative.
Online Petition Calls On Macy's To Sever Ties With Donald TrumpTrump, who claimed credit for getting President Barack Obama to release his birth certificate, made headlines recently with his election-night Tweets calling for a "revolution" following Obama's victory.
Report: Park Slope Neighbors Want Chicken Coop GoneNeighbors in Park Slope, Brooklyn, have launched a petition to evict a chicken coop that recently added eight more birds to its community garden.