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Anna Wintour Adds Voice in Support of Gay Marriage

Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour's new Human Rights Campaign video supports the push for legalizing gay marriage.

Manhattan »

Mayor Says There Are Few Panhandlers on City Subways

New York's billionaire mayor showed ignorance of city subways saying panhandlers are few in city.

Downtown »

City Launches New Digital Push With .NYC Domain Name

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Chief Digital Officer Rachel Sterne unveiled the "Road Map for a Digital City" Monday.

Manhattan »

City Cracks Down on Illegal Manhattan Hotels

A slew of dangerous conditions were discovered in the sweep, resulting in full and partial vacate orders and violations.

Manhattan »

Governor Calls for Tougher Teacher Evaluation Standards

Gov. Cuomo wants schools to begin evaluating teachers and principals by the 2011-2012 school year.

Manhattan »

City Soliciting Donations to Fund Summer Jobs Program

The city has teamed up with big-name companies to help give kids summer jobs.

Manhattan »

New Taxis Have Light that Flashes Whenever Horn Honks

The new lights will make it easier to identify who's to blame for the horn, Mayor Bloomberg said Friday.

Manhattan »

Skeletons to Scare Drivers into Slowing Down

Images of skeletons will feature on speed boards warning drivers that they're going too fast.

Manhattan »

Council Faces Off Over Controversial 'Living Wage' Bill

A hearing was held to consider whether developers who receive big city grants should pay workers higher wages.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Will Smith's Massive Movie Trailer Gets the Boot from SoHo

Will Smith's Men in Black 3 movie trailer and gym was forced to relocate to a parking lot, the mayor's office said.

Manhattan »

Bloomberg's Approval Rating Struggles Despite Dumping Cathie Black

78 percent of Manhattan public school parents polled said they don't like the way Mayor Bloomberg is handling city schools.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Matt Damon to Get Award From Mayor Bloomberg

Actor Matt Damon to be honored by Mayor Bloomberg, who appeared in his sci-fi thriller "The Adjustment Bureau."

Manhattan »

City Unveils National Emergency Text Message System

The free service will provide potentially life-saving information in the case of a serious threat, say officials.

Manhattan »

City Study Says 'Living Wage' Bill Would Kill Jobs

The City Council will hold a hearing Thursday to examine the merits of the bill.

Downtown »

Mayor Bloomberg Holds Firm on Teacher Layoffs, FDNY Cuts

The mayor's executive budget for the coming year includes the elimination of more than 6,000 teachers.