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Civic Center »

Taxi and Limousine Commission Chief Tells Staff He Plans to Leave

David Yassky was denounced by Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota last week.

Civic Center »

Thompson Bows Out of Mayor's Race and Endorses de Blasio

Thompson threw his support behind de Blasio, but said the current election system was an abomination.

Breezy Point »

Joe Lhota Looks to Extend GOP's Streak in City Hall

The former Giuliani aide says NYC's 20-year Republican mayoral streak will continue.

Park Slope »

Bill de Blasio's Son Tells All About His Show-Stealing Afro

After being credited with helping his dad surge in the polls, Dante de Blasio, 15, chats about his 'do.

Upper East Side »

Weiner Attacked at Mayoral Debate After Calling Opponent 'Grandpa'

The Gracie Mansion hopefuls faced off at Hunter College on Tuesday.

Civic Center »

Weiner to Albany: Give Power Back to New York City

The former congressman wants Albany to hand over responsibility for the MTA, taxes and rent laws.

Upper East Side »

Anthony Weiner Slams Gay Blood Donation Ban as 'Discrimination'

The mayoral candidate called on the FDA to change rules that have been in place since the AIDS epidemic.

Yorkville »

Bill Thompson Uses Same Consultants as Marine Transfer Station Foe

Thompson, who opposes the trash station, and an anti-MTS developer have used the same firm, records show.

New York City »

Weiner Talks Scandal, Policy, and Waste Transfer Station in Radio Interview

Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner spoke with WNYC Thursday, a day after declaring his official run.

Claremont Village »

Bloomberg Unleashes Tirade Against Stop-and-Frisk Critics and NYC Media

Michael Bloomberg had harsh words for those who criticize stop-and-frisk, including The New York Times.

New York City »

GOP Scandal Throws Mayoral Race into Turmoil

A bribery scandal stretching from Queens to Rockland County has cast a shadow on the GOP candidates.

New York City »

Bloomberg Says 2013 Candidates Have No Plans to Keep City Safe

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly echoed Bloomberg's concerns about an inspector general for the NYPD.

New York City »

John Liu Says All Democratic Mayoral Candidates are Basically the Same

Noshing on donut holes, John Liu discussed the differences, or lack thereof, between the candidates.

New York City »

Rudy Giuliani is Not a Jerk, Joe Lhota Says

Joe Lhota defended his former boss during a GOP mayoral debate.

Chelsea »

Christine Quinn Not Worried That Endorsement From Home Club Is at Risk

A DNAinfo.com New York report found that Quinn's home club support is waning, but she's not worried.