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Christine Quinn Outraises Fellow Mayoral Hopefuls for 2013 Race

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Bill de Blasio have also raised serious money ahead of the 2013 race.

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Resigning A Possibility for Weiner After Naked Gym Pics Surface, Report Says

Congressman Anthony Weiner reportedly is conceding privately that he may not be able to remain in office.

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Bill Thompson Running for Mayor in 2013

Failed 2009 candidate and former City Comptroller Bill Thompson filed paperwork to run for mayor again in 2013.

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Alec Baldwin Mulling Run for NYC Mayor, Says Report

The "30 Rock" star is considering a run after a sex scandal crippled Rep. Anthony Weiner's chances.

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Mayor Takes Aim at Online Cigarette Supplier and Its Customers

A major supplier of online cigarettes and 30 city residents were named in a lawsuit filed by the city to recoup lost tax revenue.

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Council Members Feelin' Less Than Groovy About Plan to Rename 59th Street Bridge

The City Council is set to vote Wednesday on whether to rename the bridge after former mayor Ed Koch.

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Stanford University Considering New York Outpost

Stanford University has responded to the mayor's call for a state-of-the-art research facility in the city.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Flight Records Hint at Mayor's December Blizzard Movements

Flight records show that the mayor's plane flew to Bermuda the day before the December blizzard.

Manhattan »

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Digging Out his Reputation After Storm

The city's sluggish response to last week's blizzard threatens to undermine Bloomberg's reputation as a top manager.

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Mayor Delays Signing Bill Authorizing Sidewalk ATM Crackdown

The bill would levy steep fines for property owners who allow sidewalk ATMs outside their buildings.

Midtown & Theater District »

Chris Christie Supports 7 Train Extension to New Jersey

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he would consider a plan to bring the New York City Subway to Secaucus.

Manhattan »

City Council Education Chair Opposes Mayor’s Choice for Schools Chancellor

Councilman Robert Jackson urged state officials to deny Cathie Black a waiver that is required for her certification.

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Portrait of 'America's Mayor' Rudy Giuliani Unveiled at City Hall

The new portrait features a smiling, jovial Giuliani posing in City Hall.

Downtown »

NYPD Honors 9/11 Responders and Omar Edwards at Police Memorial

The names of 12 NYPD officers killed in the line of duty were added to the downtown memorial.