Bitterly cold U.S northeast digs out from snow

Jan 23, 2014

Bitterly cold U.S northeast digs out from snow

Residents of the U.S. Northeast dug themselves out Wednesday from a snowstorm that grounded flights, shuttered schools and left a bitter cold in its wake, while a blizzard swept across parts of Atlantic Canada. The atmosphere was particularly frosty in New York, where some ...

De Blasio opens liberal N.Y. agenda

Jan 13, 2014

De Blasio opens liberal N.Y. agenda

by Jonathan Lemire

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, propelled by a landslide election victory and the hopes of a party out of power for a generation, will be quickly unveiling an ambitious liberal legislative program that could fundamentally reshape the role of government in the largest ...

New mayor gets piece of NYC's mind on pizza etiquette

Jan 11, 2014

New mayor gets piece of NYC's mind on pizza etiquette

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio got his pizza with smoked mozzarella, sausage and a dash of scandal. The newly installed mayor unintentionally spiced up a political meeting at a Staten Island pizza joint Friday by digging into his slice with a knife ...