| Jul 12, 2010
| 7:28 AM
Virtually everyone in one section of Brooklyn's Brownsville neighborhood has either been stopped, questioned and frisked by the police, or they know someone who has, according to a report in the the New York Times.
The analysis also shows that the...
| Jul 16, 2010
| 6:48 PM
Governor David Paterson Friday signed a bill that makes big changes to the NYPD's "stop and frisk" law. Officers will no longer be able to store personal information on people who were questioned but not arrested.
Police Chief Ray Kelly and Mayor Michael...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 9:55 AM
A Suffolk County man, whose license was suspended 18 times, was arrested Wednesday for driving while intoxicated with a 1-year-old in the backseat.
Shawndell Wilder, 48, of Greenlawn was initially pulled over along Jericho Turnpike, near Cooper Avenue,...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 7:51 PM
The top Democrats in New York State turned out tonight for embattled, U.S. Congressman, Charles Rangel, showing up at his annual "birthday" fundraiser, held at the Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue.
U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and KIrsten Gillibrand, along...
| Feb 4, 2010
| 12:46 PM
On this week's PIX News Closeup program, Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Rick Lazio says he has the backing of both the Republican and Conservative state chairmen who consider him the presumptive GOP nominee.
While polls indicate he'd have a good shot...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 2:29 PM
New York Governor David Paterson vehemently denied reports Tuesday he will resign or drop out of the governor's race amid a looming scandal that is set to be revealed in an upcoming New York Times article.
Paterson told reporters at a press conference,...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 10:48 AM
PIX News has learned that federal prosecutors are investigating Governor David Paterson's awarding of a lucrative contract to a politically connected group to run a gaming center at Aqueduct Raceway.
The embattled Governor who appears to have dodged...
| Feb 18, 2010
| 6:02 AM
New York Public Advocate Bill de Blasio and UFT President Michael Mulgrew are set to hold several informational rallies throughout the city Thursday to protest the MTA's plan to eliminate free student MetroCards.
Public Advocate de Blasio's flyers asks...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 12:27 PM
Under mounting pressure not to run, Governor David Paterson announced Friday that he is officially ending his election bid.
At a news conference in his Midtown offices, Paterson cited an accumulation of distractions, but said he had never abused his...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 3:59 PM
Governor David Paterson declared a disaster health plan Thursday because of the rise in swine flu cases.
The executive order means that far more health care professionals - including dentists - will be permitted to administer vaccines with only brief...
| Nov 7, 2009
The USS New York -- built with 7.5 tons of World Trade Center steel -- became an official part of the navy fleet Saturday. Crew members were dispatched to their first watch, accompanied by loud cheering, canons firing capped off with a flyover by navy...