Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Mayor

Candidates for Mayor

The mayor is the chief executive officer of the City of New York, responsible for the effectiveness and integrity of city government operations.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Comptroller

Candidates for Comptroller

The comptroller is the city's chief financial officer.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Public Advocate

Candidates for Public Advocate

The city's public advocate position acts as a go-between, monitoring the public information and complaint programs of city agencies and investigating and trying to resolve complaints about city agencies.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Manhattan Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Manhattan Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Brooklyn Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Brooklyn Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Queens Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Queens Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Bronx Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Bronx Borough President and Council Seats

The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Oct 23, 2009

Candidates for Staten Island Borough President and Council Seats

Candidates for Staten Island Borough President and Council Seats

The Borough Presidents are the chief executives of each borough. The City Council is the legislative, or law-making, branch of city government.

Jul 27, 2009

Peter Vallone, City Council

Peter Vallone, City Council

Peter F. Vallone Jr is running in Council District 22, representing Astoria and the surrounding communities.

Sep 11, 2009

Carly Simon Sings "Let the River Run"

Carly Simon Sings "Let the River Run"

Musician Carly Simon performs her award-winning song with her children, Ben and Sally Taylor.

Top Stories
Possible Gas-Line Tampering Eyed in Blast: Sources

Possible Gas-Line Tampering Eyed in Blast: Sources

Authorities are investigating whether the gas line in a basement below a sushi restaurant was rigged in a possible gas-theft scheme, causing the leak that may have set off Thursday's fiery explosion in the East...

2 Unaccounted for Following NYC Blast: Officials

2 Unaccounted for Following NYC Blast: Officials

City officials say that two people are still unaccounted for following the explosion that sparked a massive fire and caused three buildings to collapse Thursday in the East Village.

Hero Firefighter in Explosion Video Speaks

Hero Firefighter in Explosion Video Speaks

Off-duty FDNY firefighter Mike Shepherd didn't need to be in uniform to be a hero in the aftermath of the East Village explosion.

Gas Leak Briefly Closes Brooklyn Bridge to Eastbound Traffic

Gas Leak Briefly Closes Brooklyn Bridge to Eastbound Traffic

The Brooklyn Bridge was briefly closed down in one direction Saturday after a gas line was damaged, possibly by a piece of construction equipment, authorities said.

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Harry Reid Backs Chuck Schumer for Senate Minority Leader

Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to succeed him as Democratic leader.

Fire Island Landmark Destroyed in Blaze: Officials

Fire Island Landmark Destroyed in Blaze: Officials

Several buildings, including a well-known boardwalk landmark, were destroyed in a blaze on Fire Island early Friday.