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  • School districts, parents at odds over breakfast in class

    The number of breakfasts served in the nation's schools has doubled in the last two decades, a surge driven largely by a change in how districts deliver the food. Instead of providing low-income students free or reduced-price meals in the cafeteria,...
  • Drug strategy agency mixing health, safety proposed in NYC

    A new drug policy agency would focus as much on health as on policing under a proposal a New York City lawmaker introduced Thursday to shift how the nation's biggest city approaches illegal drug use. The drug strategy office would advise city leaders...
  • New York mayor visits Iowa to talk about income inequality

    Seeking to boost his image as a national leader on progressive issues, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio focused on income disparity Thursday during a visit to the politically influential leadoff caucus state of Iowa. De Blasio appeared at the...
  • In Iowa, Clinton lays out tenets of 2016 campaign

    Hillary Rodham Clinton declared herself a "champion" for struggling families Tuesday, offering a full-throated embrace of economic and good-government policies promoted by liberal Democrats at the first formal event of her young presidential campaign. "I...
  • NYC Mayor de Blasio draws some ire for not endorsing Clinton

    Mayor Bill de Blasio, under fire from some fellow Democrats for not immediately endorsing Hillary Rodham Clinton for president, didn't back off his stance Tuesday, saying he needed to "hear what the vision is" before giving her his blessing. De Blasio,...
  • NYC Safe Sleep campaign aims to end infant deaths

    New York City has launched a campaign aimed at ending infant deaths. The Safe Sleep campaign will raise awareness about how to prevent injuries and deaths linked to unsafe sleep practices. Babies should always be placed on their backs for sleeping....
  • Some liberal Democrats are not quite ready for Hillary Clinton

    Some liberal Democrats are not quite ready for Hillary Clinton
    He's been a close family ally for nearly two decades and spearheaded her victory to a U.S. Senate seat.  But, for now, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is not endorsing Hillary Rodham Clinton's second White House run.  De Blasio, elected in 2013 by...
  • New York City Council wants to add police, create bail fund

    The New York City Council called Tuesday for hiring 1,000 more police officers, creating a bail fund for low-level offenses, and resurfacing damaged roads among other recommendations in its 2016 budget proposal. The council also proposed expanding...
  • Observers, new council members optimistic in Ferguson

    A surge of voters helped alter the racial makeup of the Ferguson City Council, and observers said Wednesday that the change creates a new energy in a community trying to find its way after months of turmoil following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown....
  • Rand Paul, Mitt Romney, Bob Menendez: Sunday guests

    UPDATED: The guest list for the Sunday morning programs: Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., a presidential candidate for 2016, visits CBS' "Face the Nation," CNN's "State of the Union" and NBC's "Meet the Press." Secretary of State John Kerry will be a guest on...
  • Hillary Clinton enters 2016 race: 'Everyday Americans need a champion'

    Hillary Clinton enters 2016 race: 'Everyday Americans need a champion'
    Hillary Rodham Clinton's long-anticipated announcement Sunday that she’s running for president may not have said much about policy, but it delivered an unambiguous message about the voters and a major theme she hopes will carry her to the White...