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Amazon, Others Rip Into Ocasio-Cortez After Company Flees NYC Deal, Taking 25k Jobs With It

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/15/2019 at 3:00pm
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Yesterday I blogged about Amazon skipping out on New York City, which gave Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) a victory.

Now Amazon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Chris Cuomo, and o...

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Ocasio-Cortez Victory: Amazon Won’t Build Headquarters in New York City

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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Amazon announced today that it will not build a second headquarters in New York City.

This is a political victory for Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez who opposed the deal, but that victory may be short-lived. Though the campus would not have been...

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MS-13 Gang Member Charged in Fatal NYC Shooting Was Arrested by ICE in December

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 7:00am 2/5/2019 at 7:00am
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A member of the MS-13 gang was arrested Monday in connection with a shooting that occurred on a New York City subway platform in broad daylight.

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MSM Continues to Ignore Growing Attacks on Jews in Brooklyn

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7:00am 2/1/2019 at 7:00am
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*UNEXPECTEDLY* — NYC Restaurants Cut Staff and Worker Hours Due to New $15 Minimum Wage

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:00am 1/19/2019 at 10:00am
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A new law in New York City which took effect at the start of the year, requires businesses with eleven or more employees to pay them a minimum of $15 an hour. It’s not working out too well for restaurants.

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10 years ago: Sully Sullenberger lands US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 9:00pm 1/15/2019 at 9:00pm

On January 15, 2009, US Airways Captain Chesley Burnett “Sully” Sullenberger III had just taken off from LaGuardia Airport in New York City when the Airbus plane he was flying hit a flock of birds, lost engine capacity, and had to try an emergency landing.

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Transformer explosion gives NYC a spectacular light show ahead of New Year’s Eve

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 5:30pm 12/29/2018 at 5:30pm
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An explosion at a Con Edison facility in New York City’s borough of Queens set-off a spectacular streak of blue light, caused power outages, and had some locals afraid of an extraterrestrial invasion.

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Alec Baldwin Arrested for Allegedly Punching Man Over Parking Spot

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 2, 2018 at 2:33pm 11/2/2018 at 2:33pm
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Police have arrested actor and President Donald Trump hater Alec Baldwin for allegedly punching a man over a parking spot in Manhattan. From The Hollywood Reporter:

No charges have yet been filed.

Alec Baldwin is in police custody in New York for punching a man over a parking spot.

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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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