Bharara mum if de Blasio is using new digital campaign video to influence potential jury pool

Bharara mum if de Blasio is using new digital campaign video to influence potential jury pool

Mayor Bill de Blasio has said that his controversial new digital campaign video was meant to inform the public of his policy achievements -- and it may also be aimed to influence others : like, a potential jury pool.

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Dromm hosting fundraiser for de Blasio, even as Feds investigate de Blasio campaign donors

Dromm hosting fundraiser for de Blasio, even as Feds investigate de Blasio campaign donors

The committee to reëlect Mayor Bill de Blasio will be the recipient of proceeds of a fundraiser hosted by Councilmember Daniel Dromm at Jackson Diner. The fundraiser flies in the face of a reported Federal corruption investigation of Mayor de Blasio's campaign finance activities.

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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to prison for 12 years after having been found guilty in November of seven counts of Federal corruption charges.

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DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

Officials with the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services refuse to detail use of $16 million paid by a previous owner of Rivington House to lift deed restrictions on the former AIDS nursing home, paving the way for a controversial planned luxury condominium conversion.

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