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Wednesday, January 15, 2014
One billion dollars.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Dr. John Cordice, a surgeon who was part of the three-man team that in 1958 saved the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. from a near fatal stabbing in Harlem, 10 years before King was assassinated, died Sunday. He was 95.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Amanda Burden, the outgoing commissioner of city planning has some advice for helping Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio when it comes to fulfilling his vow to create more than 200,000 units of affordable housing. Burden says de Blasio must "persuade communities to accept additional height and density," something easier said than done.
Monday, December 23, 2013
David Yassky, who for nearly four years led New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission, sat down with WNYC's Amy Eddings for an exit interview.
Monday, December 16, 2013
"I wish him well. I'm going to live in this city. My kids are going to live in this city. I hope he's a better mayor than I was," Bloomberg said.
Friday, December 13, 2013
From Scandal to Orange is the New Black, here's your weekend calendar of binge-watching musts.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
A bill mandating speed humps on roads near schools was signed into law today by Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Ornithologists rejoice! The Port Authority just announced it will stop shooting dead these adorable little white-plumed creatures who have the unfortunate habit of hanging out at our local airports.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Three men charged with stealing millions in taxpayer money when they were hired to consult on a city payroll program will soon learn their fates.
Monday, November 18, 2013
Today marks the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
It takes years of training to become a professional dancer. But one choreographer in Brooklyn is challenging that idea.
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Who said "I intend to be the Mayor of all of the people"? Who said "all groups are part of this city"? Who said "I'm grateful and humbled by the mandate the people of the city have given me"? Test your knowledge and get a glimpse of what New York felt like, beginning in 1965.
Friday, November 01, 2013
We won't know until Tuesday night who the next mayor will be, but one thing we know for sure— he won't be a billionaire. And that has implications for who will have influence at City Hall.
Friday, November 01, 2013
Bill de Blasio, the frontrunner in the city's mayor's race has spent his career as a champion for progressive causes. And he's used that profile to his advantage in the race. The Democrat has been leading Republican Joe Lhota by nearly about 40 points or more -- and it's given political observers lots of time to assess the promises de Blasio has made and what kind of mayor he might be, should he win the election on Tuesday.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Fresh off a strong debate performance, mayoral candidate Joe Lhota is maintaining an aggressive stance and keeping up his attacks on Democrat and front runner Bill de Blasio. On the campaign trail yesterday, Lhota told reporters that he's back, but will this new Lhota be enough to change the race?
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
President Obama's visit to a Brooklyn school Friday will close one of the borough's largest parks for six hours.
Monday, October 21, 2013
You’ve heard of bike trails and hiking trails, but what about a water trail?
Tuesday, October 08, 2013
It's been one week since New York's health exchange went live and some 40,000 people were determined eligible for coverage. That's according to New York State's Department of Health.
Friday, October 04, 2013
The arts organization behind the Celebrate Brooklyn Festival has opened an arts and media center in Downtown Brooklyn. And it's introducing itself to the neighborhood with a block party.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
After a summer of re-runs and reality programs, the five major networks are rolling out a whole new roster of shows. But Slate's TV Critic Willa Paskin says the fall TV season stinks.