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Gracie Mansion Gets Higher Fence, Spokesperson Cites Security Reasons

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The Gracie Mansion has a higher fence, amid concerns about White House fence-jumping incursions recently raised security concerns.

A spokeswoman for Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday that the head of the mayor’s security detail decided to raise the fence around the… 512 more words


House Speaker John Boehner: 'We Will Not Stand Idle' On Immigration

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – From a lawsuit to a backlash.

President Barack Obama has changed United States immigration policy amid major blowback on Capitol Hill. 1,020 more words


Rachel Noerdlinger Announces Leave Of Absence Following Son's Arrest

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Rachel Noerdlinger, the embattled chief of staff for First Lady Chirlane McCray, announced she is taking an unpaid leave of absence following the recent arrest of her son. 1,437 more words


500,000 Undocumented Immigrants In NYC Hanging On Obama's Determination

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — From halfway around the world, President Barack Obama upped the ante in the fight for immigration reform.

One woman told CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer on Friday that reform would mean everything to the half million undocumented immigrants in New York City. 414 more words


Mayor De Blasio Arrives Late To Flight 587 Memorial Ceremony

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has angered some victims’ relatives and local residents, after he arrived late to a ceremony in the Rockaways Wednesday memorializing the 260 people who died on… 660 more words


President George W. Bush Honors His Father With New Book

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (CBSNewYork) — Former President George W. Bush offered a touching tribute Tuesday to his father, George Herbert Walker Bush – with wry humor, candor and love. 469 more words