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Interfaith to Stay Open Until March as Judge Approves $25 Million

The state had refused to provide the funds earlier this month because it said Interfaith broke a deal.

Bed-Stuy »

Brooklyn Hospitals Will Close Without Federal Money, Mayor and Governor Say

The two politicians warned that hospitals will close without $10 billion in cash from the government.

Civic Center »

Libraries, NYCHA Buildings Among Possible Sites for New Pre-K Seats: City

The mayor has asked Albany lawmakers to let the city tax residents to pay for the new plan.

Civic Center »

Gov. Cuomo to Offer Plan to Pay for Statewide Universal Pre-K

The move would create a political obstacle for Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan for a pre-K tax hike.

East Harlem »

Unions Vow to Push for Tax to Fund de Blasio's Universal Pre-K Plan

Union officials said they would fight for the mayor's tax hike on the wealthy in Albany.

Upper East Side »

Kellner Challenges Ethics Committee as Gov. Cuomo Calls for His Resignation

Governor Andrew Cuomo said Assemblyman Micah Kellner should either deny the allegations or resign.  

New York City »

Federal Judge Upholds Most of New York State's Tougher Gun Control Law

The NY SAFE Act "does not totally disarm New York's citizens," U.S. Judge William Skrenty ruled Tuesday.

Willowbrook »

Gov. Cuomo Appoints Outgoing Staten Island BP Molinaro to CUNY Board

James Molinaro and Barry Schwartz were appointed by Cuomo to the CUNY Board of Trustees.

Spuyten Duyvil »

Federal Agency Orders Metro-North to Add Two-Person Crews to Ensure Safety

Metro-North must formulate a plan by Dec. 31 for signal modifications to ensure safety.

Midtown »

Billy Joel Announces Monthly Concert Series at Madison Square Garden

Billy Joel is the arena's first "musical franchise," with monthly concerts already planned through May.

Civic Center »

Mayor Bloomberg Played Golf After Metro-North Derailment

The mayor was golfing in Bermuda after the deadly Metro-North derailment, the Wall Street Journal said.

Spuyten Duyvil »

Speed Could Be a Factor in Train Derailment, Governor Says

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he believes excess speed caused seven cars of a Metro-North train to derail.

Midtown »

Cuomo Says de Blasio Will Need to Give Unions a 'Reality Adjustment'

The Governor said the city's uncertain fiscal footing will mean compromises with Mayor-elect de Blasio.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Businesses Slated to be Displaced Petition the Governor for Help

The businesses on 125th Street say they want to be considered more in the Urban League development plan.

Ocean Breeze »

Home Buyout Program Expanded to Sandy-Damaged Ocean Breeze

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that the state would offer a buyout program to 129 homes in Ocean Breeze.