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11 hrs ago | Dad29

Bed-Partner Racists, UPDATED

The U S Chamber of Commerce has a lot of 'splainin' to do. Seems like they're in bed with Michael Bloomberg, zillionaire anti-Second Amendment lefty--and a racist from Milwaukee .

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17 hrs ago | Time

The Students vs. the Unions

Back in 2005, when New York City was pre-crash flush, Mayor Michael Bloomberg offered the United Federation of Teachers a raise in return for 150 extra minutes of classroom work per week.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Kids, Family, Opinion

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Crain's New York Business

East midtown rezoning takes first step

A little over a month after Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled his timeline for rezoning a large swatch of east midtown , a steering committee that will oversee the complex process was announced.

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Related Topix: New York, NY

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Hispanic Business

Rebecca Wang, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, Bradley Cooper and...

REBECCA WANG, PRINCESSES BEATRICE AND EUGENIE, BRADLEY COOPER AND KEIRA KNIGHTLEY ATTEND THE SERPENTINE SUMMER PARTY HOSTED BY MICHAEL BLOOMBERG.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Island Packet

Guns make US a safer country

Former New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg has brought his gun agenda to Beaufort County.

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Related Topix: Beaufort County, SC, Guns

New York Magazine

New York Has More Tourists Than Ever, But They Arena t Spending Enough ...

The new head of New York City's in-house tourism marketing company, NYC & Company, is a de Blasio appointee, but he's still expected to meet the goals Michael Bloomberg set before he left office: By 2015, 44-year-old Fred Dixon is supposed to bring in 55 million annual visitors, with $70 billion in "economic impact" on the city's economy.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Marketing, Publishing, Media, New Times

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Tribune-Democrat

Limit dies on New York's soda size

Michael R. Bloomberg's plan to limit the size of sodas in New York City, one of the most aggressive and controversial public health initiatives in recent memory, effectively died Thursday.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Reason Magazine

The Real Impact of the NYC Soda Ban's Well-Deserved Defeat

Last week, the New York State Court of Appeals-the state's highest court-dealt a final death blow to New York City's reviled soda ban.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, New York, NY, US Politics, US News

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Black Widow loses women's hot dog eating contest

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, center, watches and Joey Chestnut, left, and Sonya Thomas face off while eating a hot dog after the official weigh-in for the Nathan's Fourth of July hot dog eating contest on July 3, 2013.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Coney Island, NY

Ctnewsjunkie.com

OP-ED | On Beer, Guns, and Freedom

There was an uneasy energy in Harvard Yard as former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg called the attempt to stifle conservative voices on college campuses at Harvard and across the nation a modern form of McCarthyism.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, University of Connecticut, Eastern Connecticut State University, Opinion

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The WSU Signpost

Why the NY soda ban affects Utah

New York City officials have been pushing for an appeal to ban soda drinks over 16-ounces, however, the state's highest court has finally denied the appeal.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Epidemic, New York, NY

AmmoLand

Target Stores And Customer Guns

Organizations supported by the $50 million former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg pledged to pursue gun control had pressured Target to ban guns.

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Related Topix: New York, NY

Hispanic Business

Rebecca Wang, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, Bradley Cooper and...

REBECCA WANG, PRINCESSES BEATRICE AND EUGENIE, BRADLEY COOPER AND KEIRA KNIGHTLEY ATTEND THE SERPENTINE SUMMER PARTY HOSTED BY MICHAEL BLOOMBERG.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Democracy Now

Cecilymcmillan_released

Watch the video above to see Cecily McMillan speak with reporters after her release; and an interview with her supporter Lucy Parks, by Democracy Now! fellow Messiah Rhodes.

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Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, Occupy Wall Street

The Washington Post

A is for artichokes: An alphabetical guide to things cities and towns ban for no clear reason

Monday that cities and towns in the Empire State are allowed to ban fracking, the process of extracting oil by pumping liquid into the ground, within their borders, upholding bans that have already been enacted in a few upstate towns.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York, NY, Reuters

New York Daily News

Former City Councilman's lawyers try to drag Michael Bloomberg into bribery trial

Former City Councilman Daniel Halloran is accused of acting as a middleman in a corrupt scheme to run state Sen. Malcolm Smith for mayor as a Republican.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The New York Observer

Conservation Group Wants Stronger Environmental Focus From Bill de Blasio

The New York League of Conservation Voters gave Mayor Bill de Blasio decidedly mixed marks on his environmental efforts for his first six months in office - knocking the mayor for a lack of details on making the city more resilient to climate change.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, New York, NY

Newsday

State Court of Appeals upholds grand larceny conviction of former GOP operative

John F. Haggerty Jr., a Republican political consultant accused of stealing $1.1 million from Mr. Bloomberg during his 2009 re-election campaign, exits Manhattan Criminal Courthouse after New York City Mayor Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg testified in the case in Manhattan on Oct. 3, 2011.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, New York, NY, Queens, NY, Forest-Hills, NY

Daily Kos

An American Moment

Activists working to address the climate crisis have been cautiously cheering President Obama this year -- for telegraphing that he's likely to reject the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline and for the Clean Power Plan, an important set of standards that his Environmental Protection Agency has proposed for cutting carbon pollution from existing ... (more)

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Environment, Science, Weather, US News

Examiner.com

Big Apple bloodbath: Calls for return of 'stop-and-frisk' a good idea?

Six months into the term of New York 's ultra-liberal anti-gun Mayor Bill de Blasio has some folks wishing for the "good old days" under Michael Bloomberg, who supported the so-called "stop-and-frisk" policy to check people for illegal guns, according to a Monday report on WPIX 11 , and this morning's New York Daily News .

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Related Topix: New York Daily News, Publishing, Media, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, FOX News Network

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