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Stapleton »

Mayor's Police Rhetoric Hit Right Note in Crisis As Critics Question Policy

Groups that helped elect de Blasio say his comments on police and minority relations lag behind policy.

Central Harlem »

Citi Bikes and Docking Stations Left Broken and Dirty, Audit Says

Comptroller Scott Stringer says the issues must be repaired before the program expands next year.

High Bridge »

De Blasio, Dolan Break Ground on Affordable Senior Housing in Bronx

The seven-story senior complex in Highbridge is expected to be completed in 2016. 

Civic Center »

Fire Commissioner Wants to Boost Number of Female Firefighters

Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro announced changes to physical tests many feel unfairly eliminate women.

Civic Center »

Police Shootings and Rounds Fired Drop to Record Lows, Study Finds

The number of people shot and killed by police officers decreased 50 percent.

Midtown »

PHOTOS: See DNAinfo's Coverage of the Eric Garner Protests

Thousands of people took to the streets starting on Wed. Dec. 3.

Civic Center »

Complaints Against Police Drop 26 Percent in Late 2014, City Says

The mayor attributed the drop to reformed policing policies around marijuana and stop-and-frisk.

Midtown »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

From the Eric Garner grand jury decision to steampunk-themed luxury, a lot happened this week.  

St. George »

83 People Arrested as Thousands Protest Eric Garner Decision

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets, many headed for the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony.

Fort Greene »

Ingersoll Houses See Nearly 19 Percent Drop in Crime

Citywide crime has dropped by 4.4 percent, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

Whitestone »

Marijuana Arrests Down 60 Percent Since New Policy, Says Mayor

Police officers have been given the option to ticket low-level marijuana offenders.

Central Harlem »

De Blasio Calls Deaths of Young Men of Color by Police a 'Scourge'

Racism was also to blame, the mayor said Monday at the Apollo Theater.

Civic Center »

Nearly 100 Sites Quietly Being Removed From Landmarks Consideration

Critics say that the move leaves the sites and the districts vulnerable.

Midtown »

Reporters 'Improperly' Excluded From Mayor-Union Meeting: Investigators

Reporters were told they could not attend the July meeting even though it was in a public school. 

Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Named a Finalist to Host 2016 Democratic National Convention

The Barclays Center was one of three locations chosen to possibly host the convention. 

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