By Gregory Kane | 12/11/13 11:01 PM
Arm yourself or harm yourself, the saying goes. If any readers are wondering how to protect themselves from perpetrators of the “Knockout Game,” then that saying is sound advice.
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/11/13 03:50 PM
Progressives like NYC Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio want Big Government to work for the deserving. So, the question is: How deserving are the New York Yankees and Sheik Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan? The New York Daily News reports: Under the complex proposal, the new soccer team — a joint...
12/01/13 12:41 PM
The White House says Obama will continue to stay in touch with New York officials throughout the day.
11/26/13 09:39 AM
NEW YORK — New York City has sued the correction officers' union for what it says was an illegal strike at Rikers Island last week. It accuses the union of grounding dozens of buses last Wednesday that take inmates to court. According to The New York Times, the suit says correction...
By Sean Lengell | 11/15/13 06:52 AM
Bill de Blasio says his landslide victory in the New York mayor's race proves that voters have chosen a "progressive path." But making good on promised reforms will be far trickier than his almost 50 percentage-point win. He has portrayed his megalopolis as a "tale of two cities," where almost...
11/12/13 06:37 AM
(www.nytimes.com) New York’s next mayor, Bill de Blasio, is considered a friend of labor, but a looming deficit means he won’t be able to be as friendly as it might like.
By Paul Bedard | 11/08/13 11:32 AM
Nearly 10 percent of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun group Mayors Against Illegal Guns retired from their job or were sacked in Tuesday’s elections, including the organization’s two leaders: Bloomberg and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino. Some 95 key members of the group that...
By R. Emmett Tyrrell | 11/08/13 10:27 AM
How does one explain the victory of Bill de Blasio over Joseph J. Lhota by some 500,000 votes? I have viewed all the learned studies offered up by the psephologists. I have studied the pundits' blah. If there were chicken entrails to be read, I would have read them. Frankly, I am at a loss to...
By Sean Higgins | 11/07/13 03:52 PM
New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio denies claims that he is vetting American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten as the next NYC schools chancellor. "I have never had that conversation with anyone," he told reporters Tuesday. "I don't know where you're getting that from."...
11/05/13 09:10 PM
NEW YORK — Bill de Blasio was elected New York City's first Democratic mayor in two decades Tuesday, running on an unabashedly liberal, tax-the-rich platform that contrasted sharply with billionaire Michael Bloomberg's record during 12 years in office. De Blasio, the city's public advocate,...
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