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1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

New York City Considers Banning Toys In Kids' Fast Food Meals

On the heels of former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's infamous failed attempt to ban large sodas, New York City officials are trying their hand at nutrition policy again.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, New York, NY, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Marketing

7 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Sharpton adapts adversarial style to de Blasio's N...

It was not the first time the Reverend Al Sharpton made his way to City Hall in a fiery mood to scold a mayor about New York City police officers killing an unarmed black man.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, US News, Rudy Giuliani, US Politics, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Aug 21, 2014

ABC News

Big Apple Doctor-in-Chief Seeks Community Approach

New York City's new health boss doesn't want to be your nanny. Think of her more as a tutor.


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

Park Record

Big Apple doctor-in-chief seeks community approach

In this Aug. 7, 2014 photo, New York City Health Commissioner Mary Bassett, center, listens to staffers at a district office that houses the East Harlem Asthma Center of Excellence.


Related Topix: Harlem (New York, NY), North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York, NY, Park City, UT

The Washington Post

12 years of data from New York City suggest stop-and-frisk wasna t that effective

In 2002, when Michael Bloomberg first took office as mayor of New York City, the controversial law enforcement policy known as "stop-and-frisk" led to 97,296 encounters on the city's street.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

New York Daily News

Citizens Budget Commission slams $42 million plan to boost school bus drivers' wages

A budget watchdog group slammed Mayor de Blasio's $42 million proposal to subsidize the wages of school bus drivers as "ill-advised" and urged the City Council to reject it.


Related Topix: New York, NY


Kroger declines to ban handguns in stores

Kroger issued a statement this week dismissing the Moms Demand Action call for Kroger to "ban open carry" in the Kroger family of stores.


Related Topix: New York, NY

Jerusalem Post

A new paradigm for Israel-Diaspora philanthropic ventures

Given the current focus on giving to Israel, this will be the perfect opportunity to create and implement a new paradigm for the Jewish overseas communities' philanthropic ventures.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, New York, NY, Non-Profit, Opinion

Tue Aug 19, 2014

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.


Related Topix: New York, NY, Opinion

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.


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.


Related Topix: New York, NY


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.


Related Topix: Guns, Restaurant Management, Starbucks


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Fri Aug 15, 2014


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.


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


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.


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

Thu Aug 14, 2014


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.


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