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Bill de Blasio Surges Ahead of Quinn in Latest Mayoral Poll

The Public Advocate has his best poll showing yet as former congressman Weiner continues to lose ground.

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Top Dem Mayoral Candidates Vow to Drop Any Appeal of Stop-and-Frisk Ruling

The Democratic mayoral hopefuls rushed to align themselves with Scheindlin's decision.

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Quinn Remains Frontrunner as Weiner Plummets in Siena/NY Times Poll

The council speaker leads with 26 percent among likely primary voters, the paper reported.

Gowanus »

Gowanus Activists to Rally Against 12-Story Development

Mayoral candidate Bill Thompson is expected to attend a rally against the Lightstone Group development.

Civic Center »

Quinn Takes Thompson to Task Over Latest Comptroller Controversy

Quinn's sharp attack comes after the latest in a series of reports over Thompson's comptrollership.

Rockaway Beach »

Weiner Rails Against 'Hipster' Concession Stands in Rockaway

The Sandy-battered area's former congressman returns to answer questions — not all of them easy.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Courts Black Vote With Harry Belafonte Endorsement

A press conference with a civil rights legend is de Blasio's latest push for the much-needed demographic.

Civic Center »

Weiner in Freefall After New Sexting Scandal, Poll Shows

Anthony Weiner has dropped 10 points since his second sexting scandal broke last week.

Civic Center »

Police Unions Unfazed by Thompson's Damning Tone On 'Stop-and-Frisks'

Thompson evoked Trayvon Martin, but cop unions feel he supports legal frisks.

Civic Center »

Weiner Tumbles in Latest Mayoral Poll

Council Speaker Christine Quinn regained her lead in the wake of Weiner's latest scandal.

East Harlem »

Woman Arrested in Harlem Drug Turf Killing Where Candidates Slept: Sources

Olivia Brown, 23, was gunned down in Harlem's Lincoln Houses early Tuesday, police said.

East Harlem »

Mayoral Hopefuls Have a Sleepover in NYCHA Complex

Five Democratic candidates spent Saturday night at the Lincoln Houses in East Harlem.

Civic Center »

Quinn Regains Her Frontrunner Status in Latest Poll

The council speaker opens up a 9-point lead over former Rep. Anthony Weiner, a new poll shows.

East Harlem »

Weiner's Lead in the Mayoral Race a 'Cartoon Thing,' Rangel Says

The long-time incumbent predicted voters wouldn't ultimately see Weiner as a credible candidate.

East Harlem »

Thompson Says He's Not Worried About Lagging Among Black Voters

According to the latest poll, Thompson ranks third in black voters support and 40 percent don't know him.