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Despite Crackdown Warning, Numerous Cars With Placards Found Parked Illegally Near Schools

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio’s crackdown on rampant parking permit abuse by city officials is so far a no-go.

As CBS2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer found, some school personnel are still ignoring the rules. 378 more words


Cuomo Withdraws From Puerto Rican Day Parade Amid Controversy Over Honoree

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will not march in this year’s Puerto Rican Day Parade, CBS2’s Political Reporter Marcia Kramer learned Friday. 296 more words


‘It’s Against The Rules:’ De Blasio Plans To Crack Down On Parking Placard Misuse

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced a controversial plan to issue parking permits to school staff members.

Now, he says City Hall plans to crack down and end rampant abuse. 398 more words


'I Have A Sickness:' Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty To Sexting Teen Girl

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has admitted exchanging sexually explicit text messages with a teenage girl.

Weiner, 52, surrendered Friday morning and was taken to Manhattan federal court, where he pleaded guilty to a charge of transferring obscene material to a minor. 698 more words


De Blasio Defends Giving Out Parking Placards To School Staffers, Says Abuses Won't Be Tolerated

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Facing criticism, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday vigorously defended his election year gift – parking placards to all city teachers and school staffers. 400 more words


Controversy Erupts Over Use Of 'Warning Cards' For NYC Public School Students Who Commit Low-Level Offenses

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The de Blasio administration said its new method of tackling crime in schools is working, but there was criticism Tuesday evening about giving students “warning cards” instead of criminal summonses for some low-level offenses. 466 more words