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City Will Begin Releasing NYPD's 9/11 Health Data Following Demands

The city will soon begin releasing information on NYPD officers who served at Ground Zero after 9/11.

Manhattan »

City's Much-Delayed New 911 System Now Taking Calls

The new $2.1 billion center is equipped to handle up to 50,000 911 calls an hour.

Downtown »

Bloomberg Deputies Slam Critics Of City's Clearing of Zuccotti Park

Deputy Mayor Howard Wolfson slammed mayoral hopefuls who criticized the city's actions Tuesday morning, accusing them of ducking the question of whether tents should have remained.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Ydanis Rodriguez Recounts Being Arrested Near Zuccotti Park

City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez said he was thrown to the ground and beaten by police when he was arrested three blocks north of Zuccotti Park early Tuesday morning.

Downtown »

Occupy Wall Street Vows to Shut Stock Exchange, Subways on Day of Action

Occupy Wall Street's day of action is scheduled to start Thursday with an attempt to shut down the New York Stock Exchange.

Downtown »

Occupy Wall Street Claims Victory as Zuccotti Park Cleanup is Scrapped

The news delighted protesters, and sparked impromptu marches that were flanked by police in full riot gear.

Downtown »

Cleanup Could Mean End of Occupy Wall Street Camp at Zuccotti Park

Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Thursday that Occupy Wall Street protesters will not be allowed to bring their gear back to Zuccotti Park after it is cleaned Friday.

Manhattan »

City Freezes Hiring, Demands Across-The-Board Cuts

The Mayor's Budget Office has informed all city agencies that they must slash another 2 percent from their budgets this year and 6 percent in 2013.

Harlem »

Violations Issued to Construction Company in Harlem Scaffold Collapse

The Department of Buildings is expected to levy several violation against Queens-based Disano Demolition, which was working on the 125th Street building that partially collapsed on Tuesday.

Manhattan »

Mayor Bloomberg's Response to Hurricane Irene Praised by His Critics

Even the mayor's most ardent critics praised Mayor Michael Bloomberg Monday for his response to Hurricane Irene.

Manhattan »

Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith Steps Down

Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith has stepped down and will be replaced by DEP Commissioner Cas Holloway.

Harlem »

Raw Sewage in Hudson a 'Continuous Problem,' Experts Say

The North River Wastewater Treatment Plant pumped an estimated 800 million gallons of untreated sewage into the Hudson last year, even before a fire forced the plant to close down last week.

Harlem »

Riverbank State Park Reopens After Sewage Treatment Plant Fire

Riverbank Park, which sits atop the North River Wastewater Treatment Plant, has been closed since a four alarm fire raged there Wednesday.

Harlem »

Flow of Raw Sewage Into Hudson Finally Halted

City officials say the stream of at least 200 million gallons of raw sewage pumped into the Hudson River stopped at 9:30 p.m. Friday.