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Ahead of her visit to India, Ivanka Trump wishes India Happy DiwaliRos-Lehtinen wished her friends in Southern Florida celebrating the Festival of
asianage / Posted 46 minutes ago
Ros-Lehtinen wished her friends in Southern Florida celebrating the Festival of Lights a very Happy Diwali. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio sent his Diwali greetings. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson started his major India policy speech by sending... Read more
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The Hindu
Trump celebrates Diwali at White House, hails contributions of Indian-AmericansRos-Lehtinen wished her friends in Southern Florida celebrating the Festival of
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
Ros-Lehtinen wished her friends in Southern Florida celebrating the Festival of Lights a very Happy Diwali. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio sent his Diwali greetings. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson started his major India policy speech by sending... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mayor attends Democratic Party event in New DorpSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Mayor Bill de Blasio came to the Excelsior Grand in New
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Mayor Bill de Blasio came to the Excelsior Grand in New Dorp Wednesday night for a social function hosted by the Staten Island Democratic Party. De Blasio entered the room filled with around 150 supporters around 9:30 p.m.,... Read more
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New York Post
Sessions’ hearing heats up over sanctuary citiesCourt Judge Harry D. Leinenweber ruled in September that Sessions cannot follow
New York Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Court Judge Harry D. Leinenweber ruled in September that Sessions cannot follow through, for now, with his threat to withhold funds to so-called sanctuary cities. Mayor Bill de Blasio said he’ll also sue if Sessions stops funding t... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Trump weighs in on tearing down Columbus statues: 'What's next? Has to be stopped'Gaetano Russo, was officially unveiled in October 1892. In the wake of the Cha
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 10 hours ago
Gaetano Russo, was officially unveiled in October 1892. In the wake of the Charlottesville incident, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio commissioned a 90-day review of all the statues in the city. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
How much will New York offer for Amazon HQ2?to New York City is simple: We are the global capital of commerce, culture and
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 hours ago
to New York City is simple: We are the global capital of commerce, culture and innovation," New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a statement. Directly to the city's north, Westchester County has identified six different spaces for... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
NYC is going “Amazon orange” tonight in an embarrassing attempt to win HQ2It turns out New York City is not going to be outdone when it comes to gaudy pa
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 16 hours ago
It turns out New York City is not going to be outdone when it comes to gaudy pandering to corporate overlords. Today Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that every New York City landmark and venue tonight is going to be lit up to the wonderful hue of... Read more
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FOX News
Which Confederate statues were removed? A running listProvenzano, of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, who called them “offensive
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
Provenzano, of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, who called them “offensive to the community.” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for a review of all the city’s public art to identify “symbols of hate” for possible... Read more
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FOX News
Which Confederate statues were removed? A running listProvenzano, of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, who called them “offensive
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
Provenzano, of the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island, who called them “offensive to the community.” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for a review of all the city’s public art to identify “symbols of hate” for possible... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Dr. Doom' commentator Marc Faber faces backlash over race commentsof the stock market, made his objectionable remarks after a lengthy critique of
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
of the stock market, made his objectionable remarks after a lengthy critique of socialist policies and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, which were prefaced by a reference to this summer's violent demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia, in... Read more
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SportingNews
New York mayor Bill de Blasio isn’t cheering for Yankees (he’s a Red Sox fan)New York City mayor Bill de Blasio admitted he’s not pulling for the Yankees du
SportingNews / Posted 19 hours ago
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio admitted he’s not pulling for the Yankees during the MLB playoffs because his affinity for the Red Sox won’t allow him to do so. “I am a crazed, rabid baseball fan and Red Sox fan,” de Blasio told the New York... Read more
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FOX News
Anthony Weiner scandals: From politics to sexting casesbeginning, we are moving forward," Abedin said. September 2013: Weiner lost t
FOX News / Posted 21 hours ago
beginning, we are moving forward," Abedin said. September 2013: Weiner lost the mayoral primary, landing in fifth place. Bill de Blasio went on to win the Democratic nomination and the election. May 2016: The documentary "Weiner" opened in... Read more
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FOX News
Anthony Weiner scandals: From politics to sexting casesbeginning, we are moving forward," Abedin said. September 2013: Weiner lost t
FOX News / Posted 21 hours ago
beginning, we are moving forward," Abedin said. September 2013: Weiner lost the mayoral primary, landing in fifth place. Bill de Blasio went on to win the Democratic nomination and the election. May 2016: The documentary "Weiner" opened in... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Issue by issue: Borelli and Schwartz share their visions for repping South Shorethat Staten Island is more racist than anywhere else in the world." AFFORDABLE
Staten Island Advance / Posted 22 hours ago
that Staten Island is more racist than anywhere else in the world." AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND PROPERTY TAXES Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to dramatically expand the city's affordable housing stock by encouraging new development of taller and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Taxi drivers see green as new cabs cruiseall of them hit the road, their ranks will surpass the number of yellow taxi pe
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
all of them hit the road, their ranks will surpass the number of yellow taxi permits, known as medallions. Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio, a Democrat whose campaign was backed by medallion owners, has opposed the green-cab plan, saying it could... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Food vendors hit wall in fight for city permitswhile avoiding rent, insurance payments and responsibility for the upkeep of th
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
while avoiding rent, insurance payments and responsibility for the upkeep of the districts in which they operate. Mayor Bill de Blasio has expressed more empathy for traditional proprietors than for street vendors, and council sources accused... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
With new enemies in D.C., city hospitals don't need one in Albanyone-third of its patients do not pay—not to solve them. article continues belo
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
one-third of its patients do not pay—not to solve them. article continues below advertisement Without question, Mayor Bill de Blasio will have to rip off some Band-Aids. He has been patching his hospitals' deficits with the city's surpluses,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Council speaker hits back at construction-bill criticsof the Building Trades Employers Association, an organization representing unio
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
of the Building Trades Employers Association, an organization representing unionized contractors. When signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio, Intro. 1404-A will increase the minimum penalties for construction-safety violations, while Intro. 1437-A... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Police sergeants union endorses Malliotakis for mayordecided to run this spring after Catsimatidis bowed out and was endorsed by him
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
decided to run this spring after Catsimatidis bowed out and was endorsed by him in May. She'll face Democrat Mayor Bill de Blasio on Nov. 7 as the Republican nominee. "I will be a mayor who will find the time to listen to and work with... Read more
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New York Magazine
Trump Frenemy Bo Dietl Wants to Be Your Mayoron TV at a high volume. He was assessing his performance in the debate he’d par
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
on TV at a high volume. He was assessing his performance in the debate he’d participated in a few hours earlier with Mayor Bill de Blasio and Republican nominee Nicole Malliotakis and complaining to me on the phone about an accusation, raised... Read more
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Business Insider
Marc Faber, author of influential 'Gloom, Doom, and Boom,' report, says 'thank God white people populated America, not the blacks'and Capitalism Versus Socialism," Faber variously decries the "liberal media,"
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
and Capitalism Versus Socialism," Faber variously decries the "liberal media," "righteous socialist" New York City mayor Bill de Blasio, and the tearing down of Confederate monuments. Faber says that most of the focus in today's society is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
What comes after Amazon?losing can also be a win The roots of Brooklyn's attempt go back four years to
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
losing can also be a win The roots of Brooklyn's attempt go back four years to the "transition talks" then-Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio sponsored, including one that focused on Brooklyn. The borough came up with the "Brooklyn corridor," which... Read more
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FOX News
New York City brings back problem teachers full-time – for nowin temporary positions while in the reserve pool. Their return follows a recen
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
in temporary positions while in the reserve pool. Their return follows a recent policy change by current Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose administration is defending the move – having previously said taxpayers spent more than $150 million... Read more
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FOX News
New York City brings back problem teachers full-time – for nowin temporary positions while in the reserve pool. Their return follows a recen
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
in temporary positions while in the reserve pool. Their return follows a recent policy change by current Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose administration is defending the move – having previously said taxpayers spent more than $150 million... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Hookah bars banned from opening in NYC, minimum age to use raised to 21NEW YORK — New York took a step toward stamping out hookah bars Monday. Mayor
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK — New York took a step toward stamping out hookah bars Monday. Mayor Bill de Blasio added hookah to the city’s indoor smoking ban. Already existing hookah bars will only be allowed to stay open if at least half their revenue is... Read more
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FOX News
New York City bringing problem teachers back to the classroom – for nowMichael Bloomberg struck the deal 12 years ago. Their return follows a recent
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Bloomberg struck the deal 12 years ago. Their return follows a recent policy change by current Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose administration is defending the move – having previously said taxpayers spent more than $150 million... Read more
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FOX News
New York City bringing problem teachers back to the classroom – for nowMichael Bloomberg struck the deal 12 years ago. Their return follows a recent
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Bloomberg struck the deal 12 years ago. Their return follows a recent policy change by current Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose administration is defending the move – having previously said taxpayers spent more than $150 million... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island asks the candidates: OverdevelopmentCITY HALL -- Midland Beach's Catherine Gaffney wants Mayor Bill de Blasio and A
Staten Island Advance / Posted 3 days ago
CITY HALL -- Midland Beach's Catherine Gaffney wants Mayor Bill de Blasio and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis to address Staten Island's concerns about overdevelopment. Each week until the Nov. 7 general election, the Advance will select a reader... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
A campaign about nothing: De Blasio's re-election bid is short on new ideasharmful for political discourse in New York—at least shone a light on one of th
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
harmful for political discourse in New York—at least shone a light on one of the most worrisome aspects of the campaign: Bill de Blasio is running for re- election without offering a single new important initiative for his second term. It is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Amazon will expect subsidies. NYC's record on attracting jobs through incentives is mixedcontinues below advertisement On the issue of incentives, the state and the ci
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
continues below advertisement On the issue of incentives, the state and the city appear to disagree. Mayor Bill de Blasio is the rare public official to have announced what aid he is not willing to offer. “We will not provide the... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio email blames Trump for Malliotakis’ fundraising advantagethey want a subway system that works, a solution to the homeless crisis and sch
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
they want a subway system that works, a solution to the homeless crisis and schools that educate and are safe,” she told The Post. “If I was Bill de Blasio I’d be worried too.” A de Blasio spokesman did not immediately return a request for com... Read more
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New York Post
Red Sox fan de Blasio bets beer, cannoli on Yanks to win ALCSMayor Bill de Blasio, a staunch Boston Red Sox fan, wagered beer and a dozen ca
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio, a staunch Boston Red Sox fan, wagered beer and a dozen cannoli on the American League Championship series with the mayor of Houston. “If the @astros win, we’ll send you a case of @TheBronxBrewery beer and a dozen cannoli.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
De Blasio heaps praise on the Rev. Al SharptonCITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio showered praise on the Rev. Al Sharpton durin
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
CITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio showered praise on the Rev. Al Sharpton during a satellite radio show with the civil rights activist on Friday afternoon. "Rev, I want to commend you," de Blasio told him on "Keepin' It Real with Reverend Al... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Oddo to implore city to prohibit private roads on Staten Islandof land use, planning and infrastructure, Robert Englert, to create a framework
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
of land use, planning and infrastructure, Robert Englert, to create a framework by the end of the year to send to Mayor Bill de Blasio. They will ask the mayor to direct the Department of City Planning to meet with Oddo and his staff and... Read more
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NBC New York
Get a Ticket to Annual Halloween Party at Gracie MansionNew Yorkers are invited to party at Gracie Mansion with the mayor and first lad
NBC New York / Posted 5 days ago
New Yorkers are invited to party at Gracie Mansion with the mayor and first lady this Halloween. Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray are hosting the annual Halloween at Gracie Mansion event the last weekend of October, and will... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Future of Staten Island crimefighting is now: Real-time cameras, plate trackers, Shot Spotteraccording to borough leaders. With a coverage area already of three square mil
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
according to borough leaders. With a coverage area already of three square miles in the 120th Precinct, funding from Mayor Bill de Blasio will allow for an additional three square miles of coverage on the west side of the North Shore, in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cell service buildout | NYCHA goes solar | Car wash bonds | Mayor's adviceaccount that stemmed from an even older one that got a donation from disgraced
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
account that stemmed from an even older one that got a donation from disgraced film executive Harvey Weinstein. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that he should get rid of it. But he did not mention Cuomo by name. He also called for better... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sessions: Sanctuary cities including New York could be breaking lawfunds for law enforcement if they do not comply Dramatic move sets up showdown
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
funds for law enforcement if they do not comply Dramatic move sets up showdown with ultra-liberal mayor of new York Bill de Blasio and Chicago's mayor Rahm Emanuel, Obama's ex-chief of staff The United States Justice Department singled out... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
City debates would air on public TV under Borelli proposalon his TV at home and tuned in from the bar at Giovanni's Trattoria in Eltingvi
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
on his TV at home and tuned in from the bar at Giovanni's Trattoria in Eltingville. The raucous debate between Mayor Bill de Blasio, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R-East Shore/Brooklyn) and Bo Dietl was aired on Spectrum's NY1 -- but... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio jabs at Cuomo and debate organizersMayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday demanded his fellow Democrats purge their coff
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday demanded his fellow Democrats purge their coffers of contributions from movie executive Harvey Weinstein, now the subject of metastasizing allegations of sexual assault and harassment. The mayor did not mention Gov.... Read more
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EuroNews
Trump Can Find 'Drug-Infested Dens' Right Outside His WIndowsfederal agencies to direct more help to New Hampshire." Meanwhile, Olivia Lape
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
federal agencies to direct more help to New Hampshire." Meanwhile, Olivia Lapeyrolerie, a spokeswoman for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, said: "I am dumbfounded that the president still doesn't see the death of 1,460 New Yorkers as a national... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Free pre-K for 3-olds coming to Staten Island by fall 2019on Staten Island will have access to the 3-K for All program -- offering free,
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
on Staten Island will have access to the 3-K for All program -- offering free, full-day, early childhood education. Mayor Bill de Blasio and schools Chancellor Carmen Farina announced on Thursday the expansion of the program to six more community... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
14 things Staten Island commuters REALLY wantthings Staten Island commuters REALLY want (commentary) And by this we mean th
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
things Staten Island commuters REALLY want (commentary) And by this we mean the city-subsidized fast ferries that Mayor Bill de Blasio has given to every other borough. When will Staten Island be made part of the "citywide" fast ferry... Read more
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DW
Ai Weiwei's citywide New York exhibition aims to bring down walls |Fund, who organized the Ai Weiwei exhibition on the occasion of the 40th annive
DW / Posted 7 days ago
Fund, who organized the Ai Weiwei exhibition on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the association. And New York mayor Bill de Blasio declared that New York was the "perfect canvas" for Ai Weiwei's art. "His works of art challenge us and can... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Help for buses already in the worksinvolves the cooperation and financial support of New York City Transportation
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
involves the cooperation and financial support of New York City Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and Mayor Bill de Blasio. Boarding of buses in both the front and back has other issues to contend with. While riders are encouraged... Read more
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