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High Court Agrees Single New Yorkers Shouldn't Have To Prove Homelessness

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York State Court of Appeals on Tuesday struck down a city plan for tight restrictions on people trying to enter homeless shelters. 442 more words


Coffee Vendor Takes On NYC Over Disputed Cart Location -- And Wins

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s a David-beats-Goliath story.

A Brooklyn coffee vendor will be able to keep the same spot he’s manned for 16 years, all because CBS 2 shined the spotlight on an apparently arbitrary decision by the city Department of Transportation. 421 more words


Weiner, Spitzer Need To Thank African-American Voters For Their Poll Position

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s a stunning development in the New York City elections.

The so-called “tabloid twins” — Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer — are number one in the polls in their respective races. 466 more words


Christine Quinn Outraged Over Emergency Response Time After Intern Passes Out During Brooklyn Event

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — City Council Speaker and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn is demanding answers from Emergency Medical Services after an incident at a press conference Tuesday. 822 more words


Schumer Still Not Commenting On Old Friend Weiner, Even As Ex-Congressman Gains Ground

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — After a holiday weekend of hard campaigning, Anthony Weiner is hoping to gain the Democratic nomination for mayor of New York. But it appears he’s trying to do it without the support of one important Democrat. 370 more words


Poll: Republican Candidates Are In Big Trouble In NYC Mayor's Race

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There is good news for Democrats in the New York City mayor’s race. A new CBS 2 poll has the leading Democratic candidates beating the Republicans. 402 more words