bill de blasio

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Finally, New York Will Stop Arresting Most People for Blazing in Public

It's major news in a state that seems to be inching ever closer to legalizing weed.
Drew Schwartz
Tunnel Vision

Inside the Fight for ‘Fair Fares’ in New York

The movement has grown from a largely grassroots push to a completely plausible proposal, supported by a wide variety of the city’s residents.
John Surico
Tunnel Vision

Experience the Horror of the New York Subway in a Fun New Video Game

A little something to help pass the time while waiting hours on end for your train.
John Surico

How Cynthia Nixon Could Actually Win

A former advisor to the guy she's running against explains what the 'Sex and the City' actress needs to do to become governor of New York.
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New York City Finally Has a Nightlife Mayor

Lifelong New Yorker Ariel Palitz just got tapped to help you party harder.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI taking heat over tip about school shooting, two arrested after alleged bomb plot thwarted in NYC, norovirus hits athletes at Winter Olympics, and more.
VICE Staff
climate change

The Next Millennial Trend Is Suing Big Oil for Destructive Climate Change

New York is the latest—and biggest—city to sue giants like BP and ExxonMobil over damage from extreme weather. It probably won't be the last.
John Surico

New York City Has New Rules for Cops Who Want to Search You

The next time a cop stops you, they might legally have to hand over a business card.
John Surico
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Messed Up His Own Birthday on His NYC Mayoral Ballot

Plus, Melania forgot to sign her envelope, Ivanka sent in her ballot too late for it to count, and Jared Kushner never even mailed the thing.
Drew Schwartz
Tunnel Vision

Here's Where NYC's Mayoral Candidates Stand on the City's Broken Subway

Everyone agrees it's fucked but no one can agree on how to fix it.
John Surico

Does NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Deserve the Second Term He's Getting?

He promised a progressive revolution, but he's been too slow—and too dogged by scandals—for some New Yorkers.
Patricia Yacob
Livable Planet

NYC's New Emissions Cuts are Like Taking 900,000 Cars Off the Road

New York City will target 14,500 buildings to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to keep a commitment to the Paris climate accord.
Madeline Moitozo