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Christie Returns To N.J. For Severe Weather; Critics Say He Should Focus On Home Front

SEA ISLE, N.J. (CBSNewYork)The threat of severe weather brought New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie back home and off the campaign trail.

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Allies, Opponents Slam De Blasio For Traveling, Focusing On National Stage

UPDATED 10/02/15 5:12 p.m.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio may be the chief executive of New York City, but when he holds a presidential forum on income inequality this fall, he will travel to Iowa to do it. 515 more words


NYC Public Advocate Unveils New Pilot Program To Improve Nail Salon Air Quality

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — With a statewide crackdown on nail salons resulting in hundreds of violations, city officials are now turning to another pressing question in salons. 369 more words


Feds: Screening Checkpoints, No Fly-Zone For Pope's New York Visit

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Security measures in place for the “unprecedented challenge” of Pope Francis’ visit to New York City this month will include screening checkpoints, airspace restrictions and a ban on balloons, selfie sticks and backpacks at papal events, federal and city officials said Thursday. 917 more words


Cuomo Announces Push For $15 Statewide Minimum Wage

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to give New York state the highest minimum wage of any state in the nation – in a move so historic that he was joined by Vice President Joe Biden for the announcement. 878 more words


Biden's Appearance With Gov. Cuomo In NYC Raises Hopes Of Many Democrats

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The political world is reading the tea leaves for hints about Vice President Joe Biden’s political plans.

As CBS2’s Marcia Kramer reported Thursday, Biden’s full day of events on Hillary Clinton’s home turf raised eyebrows. 381 more words


Former NYPD Comm. Kelly: Mayor De Blasio Has Been 'Cavalier' About Crime

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly blames Mayor Bill de Blasio for the rise in homelessness and murders in the city, but Kelly is particularly upset at what he called the mayor’s “cavalier” attitude about it. 462 more words