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Forest Hills »

Tiny Type on Ballots Leaves Voters Squinting

Voters griped that the small type used on Tuesday's ballots was too hard to read.

Brooklyn Heights »

Joe Lhota's Wife Once Crashed Her Car While Talking Politics on Her Cell

Tamra Lhota rear-ended another driver, who suffered permanent back injuries, according to a lawsuit.

Civic Center »

Bill de Blasio's NYPD Security Detail Includes No White Officers: Sources

De Blasio's recently created NYPD security detail includes 10 officers, none of whom are white.

Civic Center »

Quinn Bets on Latino Turnout to Propel Her Into a Runoff

The council speaker has heavily courted Latino voters, but observers see major issues still in her way.

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.

Civic Center »

John Liu Sees Hope for Mayoral Bid Despite Campaign Frustrations

The struggling comptroller had a sandwich with DNAinfo New York, and said his campaign's far from done.

New York City »

Blood-Smeared Mail Sent to Bill de Blasio's Office, NYPD Says

Blood-smeared letters were sent to de Blasio's 1 Centre St. office, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said.

New York City »

Anthony Weiner Creates New Twitter Handle After Scandal

Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner launched @anthonyweiner, nearly two years after "Weinergate."

New York City »

John Liu Launches Campaign for Mayor at Raucous Rally

Liu was scheduled to crisscross the city Sunday with a 137-mile campaign kick-off tour.

New York City »

Bloomberg Now 13th Richest Man on Earth, Forbes Says

Mayor Michael Bloomberg's estimated net worth is now $27 billion.

Upper East Side »

Family and Friends Honor Ed Koch at Funeral

Former President Bill Clinton and Mayor Bloomberg spoke at Koch's funeral.

New York City »

Former Mayor Ed Koch Dies at 88

Former Mayor Ed Koch died of congestive heart failure about 2 a.m. Friday.

New York City »

Ed Koch Moved to Intensive Care

Former Mayor Ed Koch has been moved into intensive care, his spokesman said.

New York City »

Billionaire Candidate One-Ups Mayor, Says He'll Work for 99 Cents a Year

Billionare John Catsimatidis launched his bid for mayor Tuesday.

New York City »

Bill Clinton Dismisses Hillary-for-Mayor Buzz

Former President Bill Clinton dismissed talk that his wife would make a good mayor.