Mayor Michael Bloomberg slammed the NYCLU Sunday for criticizing the city's stop-and-frisk policy.
A new report found individual student performance changes very little over time.
Locals say the ban will hurt businesses and will not solve the obesity crisis.
The mayor said a recent uptick in shootings does not constitute a "crime wave."
Shootings just last week hurt 77 people.
The EDC illegally lobbied the City Council behind the scenes, the Attorney General's office said.
Expanding the 'Health Bucks' program is expected to greatly increase low-income people's produce access.
Charles Rangel is leading Adriano Espaillat by little more than 800 votes after last Tuesday's primary.
An arbitrator has ruled in favor of the teacher's union, halting the removal of teachers at 24 schools.
Mayor Bloomberg said the proposed London Eye-style wheel would be a huge tourist draw for Staten Island.
The City Council passed a new budget plan late Thursday that averts the worst of threatened cuts.
The Beacon after-school enrichment program would have shut down on July 1 without a City Council deal.
The City Council and Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced a $68.5B budget Monday that saves child care.
Deemed too affluent to survive budget cuts, Forest Hills Beacon program could close on July 1.
Court Street Day Care announced that it will have to close temporarily due to budget cuts.
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