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De Blasio Allows Security to Remove Reporter Hours After He Declared Love for Free Press

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 13, 2018 at 11:00am 8/13/2018 at 11:00am
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On Sunday morning, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declared his love for a free press and diverse views.

But I guess that only applies to President Donald Trump because hours after de Blasio’s declaration, he didn’t stop his security detail from removing a New York Post reporter for simply...

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New York City Places Cap on New Uber, Lyft Cars

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00am 8/9/2018 at 11:00am
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When competition drags down your product, the smart thing to do is to fix your product and make it better than your competition. Right!?

Instead of doing that with the taxi services in New York City, the city council placed a cap on ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft and froze “new...

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Gov. Cuomo had MTA Use $30 Million on Tile Instead of Subway Repairs

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 23, 2018 at 5:00pm 7/23/2018 at 5:00pm
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It’s no secret that New York City’s subway is a mess and needs repairs. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has no money, but that didn’t stop Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo from forcing it to use $30 million on tiles.

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Big Oil triumphs over the Big Apple, as judge dismisses “climate change” lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 4:00pm 7/22/2018 at 4:00pm
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What is even better than one legal victory over green justice warriors targeting Big Oil over fallacious charges of “climate change” environmental impacts?

Two!

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Inspired by Michelle Obama, Congolese immigrant climbs Statue of Liberty in anti-Trump protest

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 2:00pm 7/7/2018 at 2:00pm
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An immigrant from the Congo climbed the base the iconic Statue of Liberty during out nation’s Independence Day celebrations, shutting down the landmark for patriotic Americans who were visiting to commemorate July 4th.

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Op-ed: de Blasio’s Race-based School Admissions Policy Is “Anti-racist.” Or something.

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 6:00pm 6/23/2018 at 6:00pm
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A couple of weeks ago, we covered New York City mayor Bill de Blasio’s “two-pronged plan” to “diversify” NYC’s elite public high schools.  These schools are considered elite not only for exceptional academic rigor but because they accept only those who excel on a standardized test.

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New York Attorney General Sues Trump, His Kids, and Trump Foundation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 1:20pm 6/14/2018 at 1:20pm
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Thursday, New York’s Attorney General Barbara Underwood sued President Trump, his three oldest children, and the Trump Foundation.

Underwood alleges the Trumps intermingled funds, using the foundation as a “checkbook” for other business and non-profit ventures. She’s requesting more $2.8 million in restitution (not including penalties), dissolution of the foundation, and bar...

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NYC: de Blasio Promises Styrofoam Ban Implementation to Begin Immediately

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/9/2018 at 4:00pm
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Nothing says, “I have my finger on the pulse of New Yorkers and their priorities” quite like NYC mayor Bill de Blasio’s “BREAKING” news tweet—yes, in all caps—that his nanny state meddling regarding the news his predecessor’s ban on styrofoam is back on.

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North Korea Sends Top Aide to U.S. to Salvage Peace Summit

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 9:00am 5/29/2018 at 9:00am
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It’s on. It’s off. It’s on again? That’s basically been the status of the summit between the U.S. and North Korea this past week. It looks like North Korea wants the summit to happen since dictator Kim Jong Un has sent an ex-spy chief to America to help revive...

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You Can’t Claim Religious Discrimination When Kicked Out of a Bar Over a Trump Hat, Apparently

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:00pm 4/26/2018 at 4:00pm
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Back in January 2017, after President Donald Trump took office, Greg Piatek, an accountant from Philadelphia visited the Happiest Hour Bar in New York City’s West Village.

Piatek wore a Make America Great Again hat, which prompted staff to ask Piatek and his friends to leave.

He sued and claimed the staff “offended...

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NY: Postal Worker Arrested After 17,000 Pieces Of Undelivered Mail Found In His Possession

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/22/2018 at 3:30pm
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A Brooklyn, NY postal worker has been arrested and “charged with knowingly holding onto mail.”  Police found 17,000 piece so undelivered mail, some dating back to 2005.

The New York Daily News reports:

Postman Aleksey Germash dumped upwards of 17,000 pieces of mail instead of bringing them to the right addresses, authorities...

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Super-bug coated mice plague New York City

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 11:00am 4/19/2018 at 11:00am
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The new millennium is turning out to have a lot more in common with the 21st century B.C. than I would have originally forecast!

It appears that not only are the streets of San Francisco laden with disease, but researchers have now found that 25 percent of the mice inhabiting New York...

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NYC: Lawyer Sets Himself On Fire In Suicide Protest Of Fossil Fuels

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2:00pm 4/15/2018 at 2:00pm
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A prominent LGBT rights attorney, David Buckel, committed suicide by setting himself on fire in New York’s Prospect Park.  Buckel, who was involved in the Brandon Teena murder case made famous by the film Boys Don’t Cry, left suicide notes and mailed copies to various media outlets.

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“Palm Sunday Massacre” Killer Released From Prison

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/1/2018 at 3:30pm
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Christopher Thomas, the perpetrator of the infamous “Palm Sunday Massacre” that left ten people dead, has been released from prison.  In 1984, Thomas slaughtered these people, eight of whom were children, for reasons still unknown.

The New York Post reports:

The fiend behind one of the most infamous mass shootings in city history...

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Big Apple wants to take a legal bite out of Big Oil

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 12, 2018 at 9:00am 1/12/2018 at 9:00am
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Legal Insurrection readers may recall that last fall, San Francisco and Oakland filed separate lawsuits against five oil companies, asking for billions of dollars to protect against rising sea levels they blamed on climate change.

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Deadly Bronx Fire Likely Caused by Children Playing With Stove

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 29, 2017 at 2:30pm 12/29/2017 at 2:30pm
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On Thursday night, a fire raged through a building in the Bronx, which killed 12 people, including four children.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said that the city’s deadliest fire in more than a quarter-century likely started because of children playing with a stove in a first...

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Bill de Blasio Thinks He is Mahatma Gandhi

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/28/2017 at 1:00pm
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There used to be a stereotype about people with delusions of grandeur believing they were Napoleon Bonaparte. In Bill de Blasio’s case, he thinks he is Edison, Henry Ford and Gandhi all rolled into one.

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