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De Blasio: State Did Not Consult City About Self-Driving Car Tests In 'Unacceptable' Move

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that he is fighting head on against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s decision to begin testing self-driving cars in New York City. 248 more words


New York City Mayor De Blasio Says He Won't Be Rooting For The Yankees

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Yankee fever is spreading across the city, but apparently, Mayor Bill de Blasio is immune.

New Yorkers are fired up and feeling optimistic after the Yankees beat the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series, bringing them one game away from the World Series. 769 more words


Mark-Viverito Furious Over Trump's Tweets Last Week About Puerto Rico

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito was furious this week after President Donald Trump singled out Puerto Rico in negative tweets.

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For First Time, Yellow Cabs Take Back Seat To Ride Service Vehicles

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — For the first time ever, more New Yorkers are using ride service vehicles like Uber than the city’s famed yellow cabs. 167 more words


Schumer: EPA Must Be Protected From Cuts

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Trump administration wants to gut the Environmental Protection Agency by cutting its budget by 31 percent.

But as WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is trying to prevent that from happening. 88 more words


Manhattan DA Vance Stands By Decision To Not Go Forward With Case Against Harvey Weinstein In 2015

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance said his office would have prosecuted media mogul Harvey Weinstein in 2015 if they had a case. 1,547 more words


Guadagno, Murphy Square Off In 1st New Jersey Gubernatorial Debate

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The two top party candidates to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie faced off Tuesday evening in the first debate of the gubernatorial campaign. 506 more words