Bill de Blasio

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks in favor of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo during the New York Working Families Party's convention in Albany, N.Y., Saturday, May 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

NYC mayor to sing ‘I Love L.A.’ on Kimmel’s show

NEW YORK (AP) — The mayor of New York City will sing “I Love L.A.” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” to settle a Stanley Cup bet. The Kimmel show says Mayor Bill de Blasio will also […]

06/16/2014

Los Angeles Kings' Anze Kopitar, of Slovenia, skates past the logo of the Stanley Cup Finals during practice for Wednesday's Game 1 of NHL hockey series against the New York Rangers, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Stanley Cup: Will it be ‘I Love LA’ or ‘New York, New York’?

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – As the New York Rangers and the Los Angeles Kings battle for the Stanley Cup, the mayors of the teams’ home cities today announced a wager in which the losing city’s […]

06/05/2014

Los Angeles Kings' Anze Kopitar, of Slovenia, skates past the logo of the Stanley Cup Finals during practice for Wednesday's Game 1 of NHL hockey series against the New York Rangers, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Mayors and governors wager over NHL Stanley Cup final

NEW YORK (AP) — The mayors of New York City and Los Angeles are ready to raise their voices in support of their hockey teams — in song. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio […]

06/04/2014

FILE- In this March 1, 1997 file photo, New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, right, dressed in drag as a role in "Victor/Victoria," sings with actress Julie Andrews at the New York Hilton during an event presented by the Inner Circle.  On Saturday, March 22, 2014, newly elected New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will make his first appearance before the Inner Circle. The annual Inner Circle dinner is New York City’s answer to the White House Correspondents Dinner. (AP Photo/Joe DeMaria, File)

It’s a drag: NYC mayors mock selves in annual show

NEW YORK (AP) — Rudolph Giuliani donning drag. Ed Koch stepping out of the mouth of a man-eating plant. Michael Bloomberg wearing a harness and flying 20 feet in the air while dressed as Spiderman. […]

03/20/2014

Al Roker on the set of NBC News' "Today" show in New York. (AP Photo/NBC, Peter Kramer, File)

Al Roker, NYC mayor smooth over their snow spat

NEW YORK (AP) — TV weatherman Al Roker and New York City’s mayor made up Monday after a spat over snow and school closings. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the meteorologist met cordially on camera […]

02/24/2014

Al Roker on the set of NBC News' "Today" show in New York. (AP Photo/NBC, Peter Kramer, File)

Al Roker: My tweet about NYC mayor was too much

NEW YORK (AP) — TV weatherman Al Roker is largely standing by his public shellacking of New York City’s mayor for keeping public schools open during a snowstorm. But he is apologizing for his tweet […]

02/14/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham is helping initiate a public service campaign encouraging Hispanic families to read, sing and talk more to their young children so they’re better prepared for school.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

Clinton encourages reading in Hispanic families

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio joined forces Tuesday for a cause dear to both, initiating a public service campaign encouraging Hispanic families to read, sing […]

02/04/2014

In this image released by the Mayor's Press Office, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, shares pizza and soda with host Jon Stewart on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" on Monday Feb. 3, 2014 in New York.  (AP Photo/Rob Bennett, Mayor's Press Office)

NYC mayor makes debut on ‘The Daily Show’

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill de Blasio took part in a New York City political rite of passage Monday, appearing on a late night talk show to tout his record and poke fun at a […]

02/03/2014

NFL comissioner Roger Goodell, right, speaks while New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, center, and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, look on during a ceremony unveiling the Roman numerals for Super Bowl XLVIII on Super Bowl Boulevard Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

NYC Mayor de Blasio won’t attend Super Bowl

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is co-hosting the Super Bowl this weekend but its mayor will not attend the nation’s biggest sporting event. Bill de Blasio will not travel across the Hudson River […]

01/30/2014

New York City Democratic Mayoral hopeful Bill De Blasio embraces his son Dante, left, daughter Chiara, second from left, and wife Chirlane, right, after addressing supporters at his election headquarters after polls closed in the city's primary election Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Chiara de Blasio tells all. Should your teen?

NEW YORK (AP) — Chiara de Blasio helped get her dad elected mayor, flaunting quirky head gear and joking from the podium on primary night. But on Christmas Eve, the 19-year-old did something else: She […]

01/14/2014

In this image taken from video and provided by New York City Hall, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio eats pizza with a fork at Goodfellas Pizza in the Staten Island borough of New York, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/New York City Hall)

Mayor gets piece of NYC’s mind on pizza etiquette

NEW YORK (AP) — 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 […]

01/10/2014