2 Women Sworn In To Top Positions With FDNYTwo women were sworn in to top positions with the FDNY Wednesday.
Study Says Few Will Pay With Congestion Pricing; Speaker Johnson Also Says It's TimeA new study defends congestion pricing – and is likely to be music to the ears of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the financially-pressed Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
Public Advocate James Slams NYCHA Over Lead Paint FiascoNew York City Public Advocate Letitia James slammed the city Housing Authority and its leadership over the weekend, saying they lied about lead paint inspections multiple times.
City-Appointed MTA Board Members Block State Subway Improvement Plan In another quarrel between Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, city representatives on the state-controlled Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board blocked Cuomo’s state improvement initiative.
Speaker Johnson On Possible Future Mayoral Run: 'You Can Never Say Never'Newly-selected New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson had earlier ruled out a run for mayor. But Johnson seems to be changing his tune.
Suspects Charged In Times Square Officer Hit-And-RunPolice said Wednesday that 20-year-old Arfhy Santos and 24-year-old William Lopez were arrested in connection with the incident.
Stringer Calls For Ban On Commercial Bail BondsNew York City Comptroller Scott Stringer is calling for a ban on the use of commercial bail bonds.
Cuomo Includes Tax Overhaul Ideas, Congestion Pricing In State Budget ProposalGov. Andrew Cuomo is vowing to fight back against Washington Republicans with a state budget proposal that lays out spending on schools and mass transit while also confronting greater uncertainty in federal funding.
New NYC Law Will Require Diaper Changing Stations In Many Public Restrooms Regardless Of GenderNew or recently-renovated public buildings in New York City will soon be required to include diaper changing stations to be accessible to everyone.
Former Staffer Accuses New York State Sen. Jeff Klein Of Sexual MisconductAllegations of sexual misconduct against a New York State senator echoed Friday in Lower Manhattan, as protesters gathered on the steps of City Hall in support of the former staffer who accuses him of forcibly kissing her in 2015.
Massive Protest Erupts, 2 City Councilmen Arrested, As ICE Detains Prominent Immigration ActivistThe detention of a prominent immigration activist sparked a large protest in Lower Manhattan that ended with the arrest of two City Council members Thursday.
'Man On A Mission:' Bronx Councilman Tackles Government Dysfunction As Head Of New Oversight CommitteeBronx City Councilman Ritchie Torres said he will hire professional investigators, some with prosecutorial experience, to tackle government dysfunction and bureaucracy.
Plaque Honoring Hero Cop Steven McDonald Unveiled At His Old PrecinctA plaque honoring the late NYPD Detective Steven McDonald was dedicated in his old precinct in Central Park on Wednesday.
NY Assemblywoman Pamela Harris Indicted On Fraud, Witness Tampering ChargesBetween 2012 and 2016, Harris is accused of defrauding several government agencies including the New York City Council and FEMA.
Blizzard Warning For Parts Of Our Area As Snow Heads To Hit Tri-StateSnow was moving in during the early morning hours Thursday, bringing blizzard conditions to some areas and a greater amount of snow to New York City than earlier expected.