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Stories with person: David Dinkins
  • New York political leader Basil Paterson dies 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:46 pm
  • NEW YORK - Basil Paterson, a longtime New York political powerhouse and the father of former Gov. David Paterson, has died, his family said Thursday. He was 87.

  • NYC mayor appoints ex-banker to administration 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 11:07 am
  • NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is appointing a Wall Street ally to an important economic post in his administration.

  • Former NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly joins TV's ABC 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 11:23 pm
  • NEW YORK - ABC News says it has hired New York City's former police commissioner as a consultant to discuss national security, domestic and foreign intelligence matters.

  • NYC mayor delivers big laughs at annual show 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 1:02 am
  • NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio, the unabashedly liberal leader of the nation's most populous city, was portrayed Saturday in the first act of the annual Inner Circle show as a steal-from-the-rich Robin Hood - but elicited big laughs in his rebuttal performance by poking fun of his own shortcomings with the help of some celebrity guests.

  • NYC mayors turn to comedy at annual show 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 1:13 am
  • NEW YORK - Rudolph Giuliani donning drag. Edward 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.