Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa spar in the first mayoral debate.
Eric Adams and Curtis Sliwa traded attacks over past lies, a Brooklyn apartment and “buffoonery” on the debate stage.
Eric Adams, New York City’s likely next mayor, rebuked Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to scrap the current system as he prepares to leave office.
The move, meant to free staff to restore order at the notorious jail system, raises questions about the detainees’ access to their lawyers and families.
Katrina Brownlee was abused, shot and left for dead. Told she’d never walk again, she went on to have a 20-year career with the N.Y.P.D.
Gov. Kathy Hochul had asked the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to put the project on hold and review alternatives.
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With a staffing emergency disrupting the basic functions of the jail system, detainees have had free rein inside.
A city investigation criticized Mayor Bill de Blasio’s political and personal usage of his security detail, including for trips during his presidential campaign and to transport his children.
Catching up with Penny Abeywardena, who has been at the helm of the Mayor’s Office of International Affairs since 2014.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has appointed allies who worked on his past campaigns to head New York City agencies, despite their having little relevant experience.
A run for higher office by New York City’s mayor might be viewed skeptically across the state, but he says he wants to remain in public life.
The mandate is the first full vaccine requirement for any group of city workers and affects well over 150,000 teachers and staff members.
A report that active-duty New York City police officers had associated with the militia group prompts a denunciation from City Hall.
As Gov. Kathy Hochul revs up her fund-raising for next year's primary election, other New York Democrats are also making moves.
Traffic deaths have surged this year to their highest level in nearly a decade. Officials blame an excess of reckless driving, but critics say the city has failed to make streets safer.
Unions are hurting their members and the rest of us by fighting vaccine mandates.
Hurricane Ida ravaged places that were once stream beds and wetlands.
In the Bronx, where many go hungry, widely shared videos captured a clash between the authorities and one of thousands of unlicensed vendors.
“I almost died,” said one Queens resident who forced her way out of a basement apartment. Now she is eligible for help.
As Mayor Bill de Blasio visited the jail for the first time in four years, federal officials signaled a lack of faith in the city’s ability to manage the troubled complex.
The mandate, which affects well over 150,000 people working in the nation’s largest school system, was set to go into effect on Monday at midnight.
The city's 1 million students return to classrooms today, many for the first time since March 2020.
New York City's sanitation department unveiled a fully electric street sweeper last week.
There's already a crowded field in the race for the next mayor of New York City. Here are some of the leading candidates.
Mayor Bill de Blasio canceled the start of in-person classes for the country’s largest school system just three days before they were set to begin, sowing even more confusing among parents and educators.
Thursday: With 17 cyclist deaths this year, the mayor is looking for solutions.
Are ferries an expensive “niche” service or an effective form of transportation? “We’re starting a whole new form of mass transit,” Mayor Bill de Blasio recently said.
The program is the first one to be closed as part of the city’s escalating effort to stem the country’s largest measles outbreak in decades.
An order to require immunizations in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community seemed to mobilize vaccine skeptics. Others worried that the effort did not address the root of the problem: misinformation.
Mayor Bill de Blasio said that the city would require unvaccinated individuals living in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, to receive the measles vaccine.
Monday: The Democratic field is crowded, but it seems like Bill de Blasio wants in.
A Boston-based construction company, trying to expand its New York business, is helping Mayor Bill de Blasio raise money for his national political ambitions.
The lawyer’s work for Mayor Bill de Blasio may resurrect questions of whether the mayor blurs the line between city business and political fund-raising.
The governor and lawmakers promised a major overhaul at the transit agency, which runs New York’s subways, but advocates said the plans were a bureaucratic reshuffling.
Yet again, the paucity of black and Latino students admitted to New York City’s elite public high schools is cause for alarm, and action.