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3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Dan Halloran uses Michael Bloomberg defense during trial

Dan Halloran is a former City Councilman from Queens. He's accused of arranging bribes to get Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith on the Republican ballot in last year's mayoral race.

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4 hrs ago | Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Another try by the soda Nazis

San Francisco and Berkeley nestle on the opposite side of the country from Manhattan, but they're all kindred spirits.

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Related Topix: Richmond (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Opinion

8 hrs ago | Newsday

Editorial: Death on Staten Island challenges NYPD

Police Commissioner William Bratton and Mayor Bill de Blasio as they preside over the NYPD Medal Day Ceremony at One Police Plaza on June 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Opinion

10 hrs ago | CNN

Harlem: New York's new tech hub?

When people think of the fast-growing New York City tech scene, they think Silicon Alley in the posh neighborhoods of lower Manhattan -- not 125th Street.

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Harlem (New York, NY), Non-Profit, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

14 hrs ago | InformationWeek

Google To Turn NYC Payphones Into WiFi Hotspots

New York City wants to put its 9,670 payphones back to use by converting them into WiFi hotspots.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, WebMD, New York, NY, Cellphones

18 hrs ago | Free Republic

A Hidden Weapon against the Entitlement State

New York Post columnist Michael Goodwin appeared on Fox & Friends to discuss the increase in food stamp recipients and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's refusal to allow New York City to fingerprint residents who receive nutritional assistance to root out fraud.

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

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The China Post

Officer in fatal NY arrest stripped of gun, badge amid protest march

A New York City police officer involved in the arrest of a man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent chokehold has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on desk duty, police said.

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Related Topix: Associated Press, New York, NY

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Insurance Journal West

NYC Sandy Rebuilding Is Now on Track, Mayor de Blasio Says

An often-criticized initiative to rebuild Superstorm Sandy-damaged homes has started work on more than 130, finished 30 and dispensed more than $6.3 million to reimburse homeowners for reconstruction costs, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday.

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Related Topix: New York, NY

Silicon Alley Insider

'We are Going to Fight': Al Sharpton Rallies After Video Shows Man Killed While Being Arrested

Rev. Al Sharpton rallied his supporters Saturday morning after an African-American man, placed in an apparent chokehold by NYPD officers, died while being arrested for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes Thursday afternoon.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

New York Daily News

Richard Emery appointed new CCRB chairman by Mayor de Blasio

Civil Rights lawyer Richard Emery has been appointed chairman of the police Civilian Complaint Review Board by Mayor de Blasio.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Rudy Giuliani, US News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Scotsman.com

18 years for actress who sent poison to president

AN ACTRESS who sent ricin-laced letters to president Barack Obama and the New York City mayor, and then tried to blame the crime on her soon-to-be ex-husband has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.

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

Re/code

Nerd Breakfast With Bloomberg: Media Mogul Opens R&D Lab in SF

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was a little late to his own geek party this morning at WeWork in the South of Market area of San Francisco.

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Related Topix: SoMa (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Dropbox, Eventbrite, Bloomberg LP, Media, IT Services

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Duson's police chief has been fired

Jackson Foster will turn 2 in August, and his family is hoping he will be able to hear them sing "Happy Birthday" for the first time.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, New York, NY

Bloomberg

De Blasio's Vacation Plans May Clash With LIRR Strike

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said he will travel with his family this week on a nine-day trip to his ancestral roots in Italy even as a potential Long Island Rail Road strike threatens to create commuter chaos.

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Related Topix: New York, New York Government

SFGate

A photograph of Shannon Guess Richardson on IMDB.com

Shannon Guess Richardson and her husband, Nathan, seemed on good terms last year.

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Related Topix: Texas, Texarkana, TX, Titus County, TX, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, New Boston, TX

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Denver Westword

Reader: Colorado Springs is so ass-backwards it's like going back in time

Our post about the reaction to Michael Bloomberg suggesting that Colorado Springs and Pueblo are so rural that they may not even have roads prompted a slew of comments from folks calling the ex-New York City mayor out of touch or weighing in on gun control, the topic that prompted the remark in the first place.

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The New York Observer

Giuliani to de Blasio: "You've got to be here" for LIRR Strike

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio over the airwaves for keeping his plans to visit Italy with his family on track with a Long Island Railroad strike just days away.

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Related Topix: New York, NY

Betsy's Page

Cruising the Web

Mayor de Blasio just handed off a present to New York City's teachers by relieving them of a negotiated requirement that they tutor students.

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Related Topix: New York, NY, Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Conservative Political News

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Post and Courier

Politico: Michael Bloomberg donated $250,000 to Lindsey Graham's primary effort

Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg gave $250,000 to a super PAC that helped U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham trounce his opponents in the June primary, according to a story posted at politico.com.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Politico, New York, NY

Nerve News

UN chief appoints envoy on climate change

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Monday appointed former Irish president Mary Robinson as his special envoy on climate change.

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