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1 hr ago | Detroit News

Who should run Detroit's schools?

School choice, at least in the form of charter and traditional public schools, is spreading rapidly in Detroit.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Opinion

Taylor Swift - Shake It Off

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Corrections & Amplifications

Sodium is a component of salt that is key to many cellular functions. A Page One article on Thursday about low-salt diets incorrectly said sodium is the main component of salt.

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New York Daily News

Taxpayers can foot the bill: mayor

The city Conflicts of Interest Board gives elected officials the option of reimbursing the city for expenses on personal trips.

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Related Topix: New York, NY

Breitbart.com

Moms Demand Action Wants Kroger to Ban Guns in Grocery Aisles

Michael Bloomberg-funded Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is now pressuring the Kroger supermarket chain to ban guns in its 2,500 stores.

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Related Topix: Guns, Restaurant Management, Starbucks

AmmoLand

Voters Issue Another Rebuke to Bloomberg's Election Rigging

Why? Because one of America's most outspoken, pro-gun sheriffs defeated attempts by an anti-gun liberal Mayor who tried to take him out.

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Related Topix: Guns, Milwaukee County, WI

Fox News

Mayor with Bloomberg gun control group charged with bribery

Monticello, New York, Democratic Mayor Gordon Jenkins-a member of Michael Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Guns-was arrested Thursday on bribery charges, the latest in a long string of legal and ethical foibles by Jenkins.

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Related Topix: Monticello, NY, Publishing, Media, New Times, US News, Conservative Political News

New York Business.com

Morning 10: 2014 Stats and the City | De Blasio by the numbers | Doctors learn hospitality

Data put New York's successes and failures into context, allowing us to replicate or repair them as needed.

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Related Topix: New York, New York Government, Harlem (New York, NY), Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Manhattan, NY

Sun Aug 17, 2014

New York Business.com

When zero is the best number imaginable

From January through July, 129 people died in traffic crashes in New York City. If that pace holds, 2014 will see a 10% reduction in the city's traffic deaths.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Opinion

Sat Aug 16, 2014

New York Business.com

Quantifying de Blasio

Bill de Blasio rode to the mayoralty in 2013 on a wave of promises: citywide prekindergarten, more help for the downtrodden, politer policing, fewer traffic deaths and greater focus on the boroughs beyond Manhattan.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

TheBlaze.com

NYC Mayor Picking Up Where Bloomberg Left Off in Key Area

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was highly critical of predecessor Michael Bloomberg while running his populist campaign last year, but de Blasio is picking up right where Bloomberg left off in one key area: gun control.

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

Switched

Meet The Mayors From Around The World Transforming Their Cities

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo poses for a picture with her Berlin counterpart Klaus Wowereit, in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, during her visit on June 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, New York, NY, Greece, Indonesia,

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Sunherald.com

Grimes responds to Chao's role on board

Grimes declined to say, however, whether she thinks McConnell's wife, former U.S. labor secretary Elaine Chao, should resign from the board of Bloomberg Philanthropies, a charity founded by former New York City mayor and media mogul Michael Bloomberg.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Government, Kentucky, Barack Obama

Newsday

De Blasio gives credit to Bloomberg for improved Common Core scores

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at a press conference to discuss gun violence, at Harlem Hospital on Wednesday, August 13, 2014.

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Park Slope Stoop

Special Education Reform Produces Diverse Experiences For NYC Students & Families

A new, more inclusionary approach to educate NYC students with special needs is proving easier said than done, says a new report by Chalkbeat .

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Kids, Family

Fox News

Pro-gun Milwaukee sheriff: 'Bloomberg made a huge miscalculation'

Fresh off his victory in Wednesday's primary, pro-gun rights incumbent sheriff of Milwaukee County, David Clarke, Jr. appeared on Fox News' "Fox & Friends" to fire back at former New York City mayor and gun control advocate Michael Bloomberg.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee County, WI, Guns

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Politico

Does paying kids to go to school eliminate poverty? - Michelle Rhee ...

PAID BY THE GRADE: Imagine a world where kids are paid to go to school. An acceptable attendance record gets you $40 a month.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Standardized Testing, Education, New York, NY

Sheepshead Bites

Rush To Implement Special Ed Reform Leaves Some Students Behind, Says Report

A new, more inclusionary approach to educate NYC students with special needs is proving easier said than done, says a new report by Chalkbeat .

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Kids, Family

The Washington Post

Pro-gun Milwaukee Sheriff defeats challenge from Bloomberg

Yesterday incumbent Sheriff David Clarke, of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, won the Democratic primary, 52-48%.

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Related Topix: Wisconsin, Milwaukee County, WI, US News, Life, Self Defense

Tue Aug 12, 2014

UPI

Public Advocate calls on NYPD to wear body cameras

Citing the role of video recording in documenting and exposing the misconduct of law enforcement officers in three recent incidents-the chokehold death of Eric Garner, the NYPD dragging a Brooklyn grandmother out of her apartment in her underwear, and a California Highway Patrolman repeatedly punching a woman in the face as she shields ... (more)

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: ICT and Development Discussed in U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

'This is a great moment to invest in Africa; but for African markets to survive and thrive they need to instill investor confidence and that depends on transparent and reliable access to data.'

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