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Bill de Blasio

The New York City mayor announced his bid for the presidency with "anemic" favorability numbers as mayor. But could his progressive values help on the national stage? 

May 16 2019 10:30 AM

Also, New Yorkers will no longer have to get a health care provider's OK to change a gender marker.

October 09 2018 7:14 PM

Police are investigating this among several claims about the explosion in the heavily LGBT Chelsea area.

September 18 2016 4:40 PM Updated

The NYC mayor will not be endorsing the fast-food chain, due to the owner's past anti-LGBT remarks.

May 08 2016 2:17 PM

Watch the moment that had people in the New York audience audibly upset.

April 12 2016 5:45 PM

Mayor Bill de Blasio's order assures that transgender and gender-nonconforming people will be able to use the facilities matching their gender identity.

March 07 2016 5:15 PM

The problem was not 'homophobia or sexism per se, but is the way society and people view women and gays,' the New York mayoral hopeful's chief strategist says.

September 14 2013 6:27 PM