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De Blasio removing some city basketball hoops to stop games during coronavirus

De Blasio removing some city basketball hoops to stop games during coronavirus

Game over! City officials will take down basketball hoops at 80 courts where persistent pick-up games have flouted social distancing rules amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: De Blasio removing some city basketball ...→

De Blasio removing some city basketball hoops to stop games during coronavirus

De Blasio removing some city basketball hoops to stop games during coronavirus

Game over! City officials will take down basketball hoops at 80 courts where persistent pick-up games have flouted social distancing rules amid the coronavirus [...] Read full article: De Blasio removing some city basketball ...→

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

Those aren’t masked bandits — that’s the mayor and schools chief. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza were caught leaving a press conf [...] Read full article: De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus ma...→

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

Mayor Bill de Blasio offered up some “good news” in the city’s battle against coronavirus Tuesday, saying that the number of COVID-19 patients in Big Apple hos [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patient...→

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

Mayor de Blasio insisted that even during the coronavirus pandemic he opts to exercise in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park — 12 miles from Gracie Mansion — in order to [...] Read full article: De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park ...→

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In "Bad Weather"

You would be forgiven if you hadn't heard that some streets were open to pedestrians in the first place, given that the pilot program included just 0.06 percen [...] Read full article: De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure...→

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two city lawmakers are demanding Mayor Bill de Blasio oust Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot “before it’s too late,” saying her guidance on coronavirus has bee [...] Read full article: Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health C...→

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Big Apple food pantry providers are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to match the $25 million in emergency funds that Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed to include for th [...] Read full article: Struggling city food pantries want de Bl...→

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said his city will deplete its ventilator supply as it ramps up its fight against the coronavirus.  Read full article: De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Ou...→

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday he plans to monitor a field hospital in Central Park being operated by Franklin Graham’s evangelical humanitari [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian gr...→

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Bill de Blasio warned that the number of coronavirus patients requiring life-saving ventilators will double by early next week. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns ...→

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

What's helping is that 40% of the city's food used to go to restaurants which are now closed. So wholesale distributors are repackaging their food for retail.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can ...→

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been involved in local politics for nearly two decades, but has seen his national profile rise in recent years through h [...] Read full article: Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some thi...→

Houston mayor orders removal of 492 public basketball hoops to help curb spread of coronavirus

The public parks remain open, but Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner ordered the removal of basketball rims to encourage social distancing guidelines. Read full article: Houston mayor orders removal of 492 publ...→

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

New York City prosecutors blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio after he appeared to go back on a vow that domestic violence and sex offenders would not be included amo [...] Read full article: DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

The mayor has warned if the public does not follow social distancing rules, more parks and playgrounds around the city will close. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio...→

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Several California jewelers are trying to force corrupt Mayor de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s diamond company into bankruptcy in an effort to recoup more than [...] Read full article: Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday said that while he doesn’t want to draw broad conclusions, there have been improvements in recent days in terms of the [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients ...→

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

The pilot, which closed a total of seven blocks across four boroughs did not attract enough New Yorkers “to justify the NYPD presence,” which involved no less [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls off coronavirus street c...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Local companies are hard at work there manufacturing hospital gowns and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visi...→

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

New York City has amassed enough ventilators to stay ahead of the coronavirus — but only for a few more days, Mayor Bill de Blasio warned Sunday. “We have boug [...] Read full article: NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a...→

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a special thanks Friday to President Trump and the commander-in-chief’s senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, for making good [...] Read full article: De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the ...→

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

A conservative group on Friday accused New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio of being anti-Christian after he questioned whether the 68-bed field hospital set up [...] Read full article: Catholic group slams de Blasio for quest...→

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

De Blasio said he surfaced the issue with President Donald Trump and other members of his administration Thursday.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For ...→

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

The mayor of New York, who is often disdainful of the media, has become an irresistible punching bag. Read full article: Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. D...→

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

After Amazon announced it fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y., warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over its coronavirus responses, New York City [...] Read full article: Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls ...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

You can’t make this up. The mayor questions the motives of dedicated volunteer medical experts and contemplates evicting them because he abhors their religious [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Inco...→

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday blasted claims that the city could temporarily bury coronavirus victims in New York City parks as “totally false.” “There will n [...] Read full article: De Blasio on coronavirus victims being b...→

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

"We thought as early as tonight there was the possibility of running out of crucial equipment like ventilators," de Blasio said. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medic...→

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

The city hopes to expand its capacity from 20,000 beds before the crisis to 85,000 beds as it crests, with 20,000 of those serving as ICUs. Read full article: De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additio...→

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio expanded on his plea for a “national mobilization” of health care workers Saturday as New York City’s medical system buckles under the str [...] Read full article: De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilizat...→

Give us your medical workers, de Blasio says in national alert to stop coronavirus in NYC - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Friday for a national enlistment effort to bring all available doctors, nurses and other medical personnel to New York City Read full article: Give us your medical workers, de Blasio ...→

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Our city and all cities need the federal government to enlist all doctors and health workers, and mobilize them in a way we’ve never seen. Read full article: Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Me...→

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio said now is not the time to give EMT workers a raise — just days after emergency medical calls surpassed records set on 9/11 in response to the [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing...→

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Mayor de Blasio expressed confidence Friday that the USNS Comfort hospital ship will soon see a surge in coronavirus patients. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS C...→

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday urged New Yorkers to cover their nose and mouth when they leave the house amid the coronavirus outbreak, reversi [...] Read full article: De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover ...→

'More help is on the way': De Blasio greets out-of-state EMT workers deployed in Queens - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio greeted EMT and paramedics from across the country at Fort Totten Park Thursday morning as they prepared to help New York City’s Read full article: 'More help is on the way': De Blasio gre...→

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was caught off guard by the coronavirus and hasn't done enough to protect first responders during the pandemic, former New Y [...] Read full article: Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Le...→

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

Those aren’t masked bandits — that’s the mayor and schools chief. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza were caught leaving a press conf [...] Read full article: De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus ma...→

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

You can’t make this up. The mayor questions the motives of dedicated volunteer medical experts and contemplates evicting them because he abhors their religious [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Inco...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday said that while he doesn’t want to draw broad conclusions, there have been improvements in recent days in terms of the [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients ...→

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

Mayor de Blasio insisted that even during the coronavirus pandemic he opts to exercise in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park — 12 miles from Gracie Mansion — in order to [...] Read full article: De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park ...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Local companies are hard at work there manufacturing hospital gowns and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visi...→

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

"We thought as early as tonight there was the possibility of running out of crucial equipment like ventilators," de Blasio said. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medic...→

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two city lawmakers are demanding Mayor Bill de Blasio oust Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot “before it’s too late,” saying her guidance on coronavirus has bee [...] Read full article: Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health C...→

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio expanded on his plea for a “national mobilization” of health care workers Saturday as New York City’s medical system buckles under the str [...] Read full article: De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilizat...→

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a special thanks Friday to President Trump and the commander-in-chief’s senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, for making good [...] Read full article: De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the ...→

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Our city and all cities need the federal government to enlist all doctors and health workers, and mobilize them in a way we’ve never seen. Read full article: Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Me...→

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday he plans to monitor a field hospital in Central Park being operated by Franklin Graham’s evangelical humanitari [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian gr...→

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Mayor de Blasio expressed confidence Friday that the USNS Comfort hospital ship will soon see a surge in coronavirus patients. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS C...→

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

What's helping is that 40% of the city's food used to go to restaurants which are now closed. So wholesale distributors are repackaging their food for retail.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can ...→

'More help is on the way': De Blasio greets out-of-state EMT workers deployed in Queens - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio greeted EMT and paramedics from across the country at Fort Totten Park Thursday morning as they prepared to help New York City’s Read full article: 'More help is on the way': De Blasio gre...→

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

The mayor of New York, who is often disdainful of the media, has become an irresistible punching bag. Read full article: Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. D...→

Houston mayor orders removal of 492 public basketball hoops to help curb spread of coronavirus

The public parks remain open, but Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner ordered the removal of basketball rims to encourage social distancing guidelines. Read full article: Houston mayor orders removal of 492 publ...→

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

After Amazon announced it fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y., warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over its coronavirus responses, New York City [...] Read full article: Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls ...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

The mayor has warned if the public does not follow social distancing rules, more parks and playgrounds around the city will close. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio...→

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Several California jewelers are trying to force corrupt Mayor de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s diamond company into bankruptcy in an effort to recoup more than [...] Read full article: Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s ...→

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

Mayor Bill de Blasio offered up some “good news” in the city’s battle against coronavirus Tuesday, saying that the number of COVID-19 patients in Big Apple hos [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patient...→

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday blasted claims that the city could temporarily bury coronavirus victims in New York City parks as “totally false.” “There will n [...] Read full article: De Blasio on coronavirus victims being b...→

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

The pilot, which closed a total of seven blocks across four boroughs did not attract enough New Yorkers “to justify the NYPD presence,” which involved no less [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls off coronavirus street c...→

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In "Bad Weather"

You would be forgiven if you hadn't heard that some streets were open to pedestrians in the first place, given that the pilot program included just 0.06 percen [...] Read full article: De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure...→

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

New York City has amassed enough ventilators to stay ahead of the coronavirus — but only for a few more days, Mayor Bill de Blasio warned Sunday. “We have boug [...] Read full article: NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a...→

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

The city hopes to expand its capacity from 20,000 beds before the crisis to 85,000 beds as it crests, with 20,000 of those serving as ICUs. Read full article: De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additio...→

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Big Apple food pantry providers are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to match the $25 million in emergency funds that Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed to include for th [...] Read full article: Struggling city food pantries want de Bl...→

Give us your medical workers, de Blasio says in national alert to stop coronavirus in NYC - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Friday for a national enlistment effort to bring all available doctors, nurses and other medical personnel to New York City Read full article: Give us your medical workers, de Blasio ...→

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

A conservative group on Friday accused New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio of being anti-Christian after he questioned whether the 68-bed field hospital set up [...] Read full article: Catholic group slams de Blasio for quest...→

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said his city will deplete its ventilator supply as it ramps up its fight against the coronavirus.  Read full article: De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Ou...→

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio said now is not the time to give EMT workers a raise — just days after emergency medical calls surpassed records set on 9/11 in response to the [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing...→

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

De Blasio said he surfaced the issue with President Donald Trump and other members of his administration Thursday.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For ...→

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Bill de Blasio warned that the number of coronavirus patients requiring life-saving ventilators will double by early next week. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns ...→

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday urged New Yorkers to cover their nose and mouth when they leave the house amid the coronavirus outbreak, reversi [...] Read full article: De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover ...→

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been involved in local politics for nearly two decades, but has seen his national profile rise in recent years through h [...] Read full article: Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some thi...→

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was caught off guard by the coronavirus and hasn't done enough to protect first responders during the pandemic, former New Y [...] Read full article: Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Le...→

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

New York City prosecutors blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio after he appeared to go back on a vow that domestic violence and sex offenders would not be included amo [...] Read full article: DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus masks resemble Old West bank robbers

Those aren’t masked bandits — that’s the mayor and schools chief. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza were caught leaving a press conf [...] Read full article: De Blasio and Carranza in coronavirus ma...→

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s alleged victims trying to force him into bankruptcy

Several California jewelers are trying to force corrupt Mayor de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s diamond company into bankruptcy in an effort to recoup more than [...] Read full article: Corrupt de Blasio donor Jona Rechnitz’s ...→

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Incompetence

You can’t make this up. The mayor questions the motives of dedicated volunteer medical experts and contemplates evicting them because he abhors their religious [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio Attains His Level of Inco...→

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patients who need ventilators has ‘improved’

Mayor Bill de Blasio offered up some “good news” in the city’s battle against coronavirus Tuesday, saying that the number of COVID-19 patients in Big Apple hos [...] Read full article: De Blasio: Number of coronavirus patient...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients needing ventilators has ‘improved’ in recent days

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday said that while he doesn’t want to draw broad conclusions, there have been improvements in recent days in terms of the [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: Number of patients ...→

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

De Blasio on coronavirus victims being buried in NYC parks: ‘Totally false’

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday blasted claims that the city could temporarily bury coronavirus victims in New York City parks as “totally false.” “There will n [...] Read full article: De Blasio on coronavirus victims being b...→

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park jaunts during coronavirus

Mayor de Blasio insisted that even during the coronavirus pandemic he opts to exercise in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park — 12 miles from Gracie Mansion — in order to [...] Read full article: De Blasio gets testy over Prospect Park ...→

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

De Blasio calls off coronavirus street closures, citing lack of NYPD resources

The pilot, which closed a total of seven blocks across four boroughs did not attract enough New Yorkers “to justify the NYPD presence,” which involved no less [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls off coronavirus street c...→

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In

De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure Pilot Because No One Showed Up In "Bad Weather"

You would be forgiven if you hadn't heard that some streets were open to pedestrians in the first place, given that the pilot program included just 0.06 percen [...] Read full article: De Blasio Killed His Tiny Street Closure...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visits Brooklyn Navy Yard, Where Local Companies Are Manufacturing PPE

Local companies are hard at work there manufacturing hospital gowns and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Visi...→

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a few more days, de Blasio says

New York City has amassed enough ventilators to stay ahead of the coronavirus — but only for a few more days, Mayor Bill de Blasio warned Sunday. “We have boug [...] Read full article: NYC staves off ventilator shortage for a...→

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says

"We thought as early as tonight there was the possibility of running out of crucial equipment like ventilators," de Blasio said. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medic...→

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additional health care workers

The city hopes to expand its capacity from 20,000 beds before the crisis to 85,000 beds as it crests, with 20,000 of those serving as ICUs. Read full article: De Blasio: City will need 45,000 additio...→

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health Commissioner Barbot over coronavirus response

Two city lawmakers are demanding Mayor Bill de Blasio oust Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot “before it’s too late,” saying her guidance on coronavirus has bee [...] Read full article: Two pols urge de Blasio to oust Health C...→

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilization’ of doctors, nurses to fight coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio expanded on his plea for a “national mobilization” of health care workers Saturday as New York City’s medical system buckles under the str [...] Read full article: De Blasio pleads for ‘national mobilizat...→

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Struggling city food pantries want de Blasio to match Cuomo’s pledged emergency funds

Big Apple food pantry providers are calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to match the $25 million in emergency funds that Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed to include for th [...] Read full article: Struggling city food pantries want de Bl...→

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the New England Patriots for N95 masks

Mayor Bill de Blasio gave a special thanks Friday to President Trump and the commander-in-chief’s senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, for making good [...] Read full article: De Blasio thanks Trump, Kushner and the ...→

Give us your medical workers, de Blasio says in national alert to stop coronavirus in NYC - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Friday for a national enlistment effort to bring all available doctors, nurses and other medical personnel to New York City Read full article: Give us your medical workers, de Blasio ...→

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

Catholic group slams de Blasio for questioning charity's New York coronavirus field hospital

A conservative group on Friday accused New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio of being anti-Christian after he questioned whether the 68-bed field hospital set up [...] Read full article: Catholic group slams de Blasio for quest...→

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Medical Workers on the Front Lines

Our city and all cities need the federal government to enlist all doctors and health workers, and mobilize them in a way we’ve never seen. Read full article: Opinion | Bill de Blasio: We Need All Me...→

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Out by 'Monday or Tuesday' 

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said his city will deplete its ventilator supply as it ramps up its fight against the coronavirus.  Read full article: De Blasio: NYC's Ventilators Will Run Ou...→

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing EMT pay amid coronavirus

Bill de Blasio said now is not the time to give EMT workers a raise — just days after emergency medical calls surpassed records set on 9/11 in response to the [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio pushes back on increasing...→

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian group operating field hospital: ‘No discrimination whatsoever’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday he plans to monitor a field hospital in Central Park being operated by Franklin Graham’s evangelical humanitari [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio to ‘monitor’ Christian gr...→

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical Personnel

De Blasio said he surfaced the issue with President Donald Trump and other members of his administration Thursday.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For ...→

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS Comfort will fill up with patients

Mayor de Blasio expressed confidence Friday that the USNS Comfort hospital ship will soon see a surge in coronavirus patients. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: De Blasio says USNS C...→

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns of deadly surge in ICU patients

Bill de Blasio warned that the number of coronavirus patients requiring life-saving ventilators will double by early next week. Read full article: Coronavirus in NY: Bill de Blasio warns ...→

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover their faces while outside to prevent coronavirus spread

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday urged New Yorkers to cover their nose and mouth when they leave the house amid the coronavirus outbreak, reversi [...] Read full article: De Blasio: New Yorkers should all cover ...→

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can Now Get Free Meals, De Blasio Says; Covid-19 Food Czar Kathryn Garcia Discusses Her 'Biggest Concern'

What's helping is that 40% of the city's food used to go to restaurants which are now closed. So wholesale distributors are repackaging their food for retail.  Read full article: Coronavirus Update: All New Yorkers Can ...→

'More help is on the way': De Blasio greets out-of-state EMT workers deployed in Queens - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio greeted EMT and paramedics from across the country at Fort Totten Park Thursday morning as they prepared to help New York City’s Read full article: 'More help is on the way': De Blasio gre...→

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been involved in local politics for nearly two decades, but has seen his national profile rise in recent years through h [...] Read full article: Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some thi...→

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. De Blasio Is a Scapegoat.

The mayor of New York, who is often disdainful of the media, has become an irresistible punching bag. Read full article: Cuomo Is a Media Hero in the Pandemic. D...→

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Left NYC Unprepared

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was caught off guard by the coronavirus and hasn't done enough to protect first responders during the pandemic, former New Y [...] Read full article: Bernie Kerik to Newsmax TV: de Blasio Le...→

Houston mayor orders removal of 492 public basketball hoops to help curb spread of coronavirus

The public parks remain open, but Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner ordered the removal of basketball rims to encourage social distancing guidelines. Read full article: Houston mayor orders removal of 492 publ...→

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders set for release from Rikers despite mayor's promise

New York City prosecutors blasted Mayor Bill de Blasio after he appeared to go back on a vow that domestic violence and sex offenders would not be included amo [...] Read full article: DAs blast de Blasio as violent offenders...→

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls for investigation over warehouse worker firing

After Amazon announced it fired a worker at its Staten Island, N.Y., warehouse after he helped organize a walkout over its coronavirus responses, New York City [...] Read full article: Amazon under fire after de Blasio calls ...→

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Shuts Down 10 Playgrounds Due To Social Distancing Violations

The mayor has warned if the public does not follow social distancing rules, more parks and playgrounds around the city will close. Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio...→

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

De Blasio wants investigation into Staten Island Amazon worker fired

Mayor de Blasio said he wanted to investigate the firing of Chris Smalls, who said he helped organize the Amazon walkout and strike on Staten Island Monday. Read full article: De Blasio wants investigation into State...→