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Crain's New York Business
Micro-apartments are a big solution to one of the city's most vexing problemsMayor Bill de Blasio has called for the city to spend $41 billion over 10 years
Crain's New York Business / Posted an hour ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for the city to spend $41 billion over 10 years on affordable apartments while asking developers to kick in billions of dollars' worth of such housing. But housing could be made less costly and more available without a... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
TLC imposes wheelchair-accessibility mandate while allowing alternative pilot programand Chair Meera Joshi, in a statement. She called the move "as much a milestone
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 hours ago
and Chair Meera Joshi, in a statement. She called the move "as much a milestone for the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio, which has put equity and access at the heart of so many important initiatives, as it was for the disability... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Battle brews over tower at Marx Brothers park in New YorkGroucho Marx once said that politics is the art of looking for trouble. New Yor
Finance and Commerce / Posted 16 hours ago
Groucho Marx once said that politics is the art of looking for trouble. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito have found it in a playground named for the comedian and his brothers in their old neighborhood on... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Malliotakis, mayor at first encounter since electionSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Before Mayor Bill de Blasio addressed Staten Islanders d
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Before Mayor Bill de Blasio addressed Staten Islanders during his South Shore town hall meeting in New Springville Tuesday night, he exchanged brief remarks with Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, who tried to unseat him in this... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Battle brews over Marx Brothers Playground in path of AvalonBay towerGroucho Marx once said that politics is the art of looking for trouble. New Yor
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 hours ago
Groucho Marx once said that politics is the art of looking for trouble. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito have found it in a playground named for the comedian and his brothers in their old neighborhood on... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The waste-management 
industry's worst nightmare could become realityThe waste-management industry is worried Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver a la
Crain's New York Business / Posted 18 hours ago
The waste-management industry is worried Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver a last-minute Christmas gift to two Brooklyn City Council members by helping pass their bill to halve capacity at private transfer facilities. The mayor endorsed the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
To keep closer tabs on rent-regulated landlords, city overhauls its techbeing said, the department added, HPD will continue to invest in new tech. Bet
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
being said, the department added, HPD will continue to invest in new tech. Between 2014 and this year, Mayor Bill de Blasio increased the budget for HPD’s Asset and Property Management Division by 20%. It remains to be seen whether... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rikers Island guards furious with Colin Kaepernick over inmate visiton a... Share this article The union boss laid blame for the ill-conceived mo
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
on a... Share this article The union boss laid blame for the ill-conceived move squarely at the feet of the city's mayor, Bill de Blasio. 'Once again, correction officers find themselves caught in Mayor de Blasio's political con-game,' Husamudeen... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mayor announces landfill health study at town hall with South Shore residentsFrom the borough's deadly drug crisis to the need for a South Shore fast ferry
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
From the borough's deadly drug crisis to the need for a South Shore fast ferry stop, Staten Island residents peppered Mayor Bill de Blasio with dozens of questions at his town hall meeting Tuesday night in New Springville. After being introduced by... Read more
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EuroNews
Melania and Ivanka's botched NYC ballots are tossedvotes cast by both Trumps were tossed out. "They were invalid and not counted,
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
votes cast by both Trumps were tossed out. "They were invalid and not counted," Vasquez told NBC News. Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio trounced his Republican rival, Nicole Malliotakis, by more than 422,000 votes. News of the ballot errors was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump family botched New York mayoral ballotsdid not mail her ballot until Election Day, rendering it null Jared Kushner di
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
did not mail her ballot until Election Day, rendering it null Jared Kushner did not return his ballot Democratic mayor Bill de Blasio coasted to reelection in November None of the family members made it to New York Nov. 7, when Democratic... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
NEW YORK GO ESCAPEThousands turn out to watch Mayor Bill de Blasio, Hoda Kotb, Savannah Guthrie,
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Thousands turn out to watch Mayor Bill de Blasio, Hoda Kotb, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Lester Holt light up New York's iconic Rockefeller Christmas Tree. Associated Press USA TODAY has produced New York Go Escape: A 64-page Travel Guide for New... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Watch it live: Mayor's South Shore town hall meetingSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Mayor Bill de Blasio will take questions from Staten Isl
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Mayor Bill de Blasio will take questions from Staten Islanders Tuesday night at his third mayoral town hall. The town hall is taking place at the Jerome Parker Education Complex, 100 Essex Drive in New Springville. Tonight's... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
‘One of my nightmares’: Pipe bomb attack hits in NYC subwaythe first bomb blast in the subway in more than two decades. “This was an atte
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted yesterday
the first bomb blast in the subway in more than two decades. “This was an attempted terrorist attack,” Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters. “Thank God the perpetrator did not achieve his ultimate goals.”..To read more, please refer to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
France Moves To Ban Students From Using Cellphones In SchoolsNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began enforcing a similar ban in that cit
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began enforcing a similar ban in that city's schools in 2006. But current Mayor Bill de Blasio rolled it back in 2015. The ban was unpopular with parents who wanted to be able to contact their kids, The... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
France Moves To Ban Students From Using Cellphones In SchoolsNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began enforcing a similar ban in that cit
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began enforcing a similar ban in that city's schools in 2006. But current Mayor Bill de Blasio rolled it back in 2015. The ban was unpopular with parents who wanted to be able to contact their kids, The... Read more
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Gulf News
New York charges Times Square bomb suspectSquare to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injur
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Square to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring himself and three others.New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and US officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Terrorist left behind chilling noteUllah in his native Bangladesh said he was a ‘gentleman’. Picture: AFP/NYC Taxi
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Ullah in his native Bangladesh said he was a ‘gentleman’. Picture: AFP/NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission New York mayor Bill de Blasio, a strident Trump critic, said the President’s criticism was misplaced, stressing that Mr Ullah would not have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump vows to overhaul immigration system after attempted attackattack. 'This was an attempted terror attack and thank God the perpetrator did
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
attack. 'This was an attempted terror attack and thank God the perpetrator did not achieve his ultimate goals,' Mayor Bill de Blasio said. CNN reports that it appears the Subway was not the intended target of the pipe bomb, and that it may... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Times Square bomb suspect chargedto the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring him
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring himself and three others. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and US officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Social media users react to San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee's deathto Twitter to express their condolences for the mayor in the hours following th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
to Twitter to express their condolences for the mayor in the hours following the news. In a tweet, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called Lee a "tireless fighter for the people of San Francisco." Rep. Eric Swalwell wrote, "Rest In Peace,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
New York bombing suspect on Facebook: 'Trump you failed'not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty." New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an "attempted terrorist attack," while Police Commissioner James O'Neill called it a... Read more
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DW
Bangladeshi man faces state and federal terror charges in New York |panic and snarled public transit traffic as key subway stations were temporaril
DW / Posted yesterday
panic and snarled public transit traffic as key subway stations were temporarily closed off during the morning rush. Mayor Bill de Blasio called the blast an attempted terrorist attack, and officials said it appeared to be a rare if not... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority bombing suspect wrote on Facebook: 'Trump you failed to protect your nation'device was filled with metal screws to “cause maximum damage” and attached to h
FOX News / Posted yesterday
device was filled with metal screws to “cause maximum damage” and attached to his body with zip ties. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the episode an “attempted terrorist attack.” But just before Ullah arrived in midtown Manhattan, he... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority bombing suspect wrote on Facebook: 'Trump you failed to protect your nation'device was filled with metal screws to “cause maximum damage” and attached to h
FOX News / Posted yesterday
device was filled with metal screws to “cause maximum damage” and attached to his body with zip ties. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the episode an “attempted terrorist attack.” But just before Ullah arrived in midtown Manhattan, he... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
New York bombing suspect on Facebook: 'Trump you failed'not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty." New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an "attempted terrorist attack," while Police Commissioner James O'Neill called it a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Authorities discuss federal terrorism charges against NY bombing suspectnot be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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KIVI Boise
New York bombing suspect on Facebook: 'Trump you failed'not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty." New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an "attempted terrorist attack," while Police Commissioner James O'Neill called it a... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
The first Republican jumps in NY governor's racewould look to try to win support of voters in New York City by highlighting how
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
would look to try to win support of voters in New York City by highlighting how a political fight between Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio has hurt the city, particularly repairs to the troubled subway system. "Hopefully we can try to convince... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
'One of my nightmares': Pipe bomb attack hits in NYC subwaythe first bomb blast in the subway in more than two decades. "This was an atte
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
the first bomb blast in the subway in more than two decades. "This was an attempted terrorist attack," Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio said. "Thank God the perpetrator did not achieve his ultimate goals." The suspect had looked as Islamic State... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
New York suspect charged with supporting terrorismnot be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
New York bombing suspect on Facebook: ‘Trump you failed’not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Times Square bomb suspect chargedthe bomb. In the end, it wasn’t powerful enough to turn the pipe into deadly sh
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
the bomb. In the end, it wasn’t powerful enough to turn the pipe into deadly shrapnel, the officials said. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and U.S. officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The moral questions in the debate on what constitutes terrorismfour people on the morning of Dec. 11. The Joint Terrorism Task Force is invest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
four people on the morning of Dec. 11. The Joint Terrorism Task Force is investigating the attack and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said it was “an attempted terrorist attack.” Just over a month ago, when Sayfullo Saipov killed eight people... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago police to make officers visible in transit hubs following NYC explosiona.m. blast caused smoke to fill the passageway, which was crowded with throngs
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
a.m. blast caused smoke to fill the passageway, which was crowded with throngs of Monday morning commuters. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill labeled it an attempted terror attack. "Thank God the perpetrator... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New York charges Times Square bomb suspect; Bangladesh officials question wifeto the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring him
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring himself and three others. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and US officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
New York Port Authority explosion: Suspect charged with supporting terrorismnot be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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CBC.ca
Man charged with terror counts after NYC subway bomb attackTerminal at rush hour on Monday morning. Ullah was seriously wounded. Three ot
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning. Ullah was seriously wounded. Three other people were also hurt. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and U.S. officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority explosion suspect: What we know about Akayed Ullahby police and fire both above and below ground, tangling subway and bus service
FOX News / Posted yesterday
by police and fire both above and below ground, tangling subway and bus service at Port Authority. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the explosion was an “attempted terrorist attack.” “At this point in time,” the only suspect is the one... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority bombing suspect rode subway with pipe bomb, family in Bangladesh questionedas intended when he ignited it with a Christmas light, matches and nine-volt ba
FOX News / Posted yesterday
as intended when he ignited it with a Christmas light, matches and nine-volt battery, officials said. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the episode an “attempted terrorist attack.” Akayed Ullah held a a TLC For-Hire Vehicle Driver's... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority explosion suspect: What we know about Akayed Ullahby police and fire both above and below ground, tangling subway and bus service
FOX News / Posted yesterday
by police and fire both above and below ground, tangling subway and bus service at Port Authority. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the explosion was an “attempted terrorist attack.” “At this point in time,” the only suspect is the one... Read more
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FOX News
Port Authority bombing suspect rode subway with pipe bomb, family in Bangladesh questionedas intended when he ignited it with a Christmas light, matches and nine-volt ba
FOX News / Posted yesterday
as intended when he ignited it with a Christmas light, matches and nine-volt battery, officials said. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the episode an “attempted terrorist attack.” Akayed Ullah held a a TLC For-Hire Vehicle Driver's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New York charges Times Square bomb suspect; Bangladesh questions wifeto the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring him
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring himself and three others. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and US officials said it appeared to be a rare if not unprecedented... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
New York Port Authority Explosion Suspect Charged With Supporting Terrorismnot be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New York bombing suspect charged with terror offencesto the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring him
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
to the Port Authority Bus Terminal at rush hour on Monday morning, injuring himself and three others. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it an attempted terrorist attack, and US officials said it appeared to be a rare, if not unprecedented,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
NYC bombing suspect charged with terror, weapons countsnot be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedicat
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
not be prouder of our Port Authority police officers, their actions and dedication to their sworn duty.” New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an “attempted terrorist attack,” while Police Commissioner James O’Neill called it a... Read more
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