Republican Fernando Mateo Enters New York City Mayoral RaceHe is the head spokesman for Hispanics Across America, the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers and United Bodegas of America.
Queens Residents Test Out New Ranked-Choice Voting In Special ElectionThe 24th District represents several neighborhoods in Queens, including Kew Gardens Hills, Fresh Meadows and Jamaica. 
Voters In Queens Special Election Will Be First To Use City's New Ranked Choice Voting SystemWhen voters in Eastern Queens go to the polls next week, they will be the first to use a totally new system of choosing candidates. Advocates say it could revolutionize New York City's normally combative elections.
President Biden, Vice President Harris Officially Sworn Into OfficeJoseph R. Biden, Jr., was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, urging a bitterly divided country to come together at a perilous time in American history while moving quickly to begin implementing his agenda.
Tracing Presidential Oath Of Office To Nation's 1st Inauguration Day In New York CityThe first presidential inauguration with George Washington was held in 1789 in New York City. 
Former NYC DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg Named Deputy Secretary Of TransportationTrottenberg stepped down from her job in New York City last month to join Biden's presidential transition team. 
U.S. Capitol Briefly Locked Down Because Of Nearby Fire As Security Tight Ahead Of InaugurationWith concerns of an insider attack, background investigations are being conducted on nearly 20,000 National Guard soldiers working security.
New York Congressman Adriano Espaillat Tests Positive For COVID-19The Democrat, who represents parts of Manhattan and the Bronx, received his second dose of the coronavirus vaccine last week. 
Gov. Cuomo Reveals Plans To Transform Manhattan's Central Business District In State Of The State AddressGov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled ambitious plans to jumpstart and reimagine the New York economy in the wake of the pandemic – and it could start in Manhattan’s central  business district.
Live Updates: House Democrats File Impeachment Charge Against President TrumpHouse Democrats move closer to impeaching the president for the second time, less than two weeks before he leaves office.
Capitol Chaos: Slain Capitol Police Officer Identified As New Jersey Native Brian SicknickThe 42-year-old grew up in South River and served as a staff sergeant with the New Jersey National Guard for two tours overseas.