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Task Force Mayor de Blasio Put Wife Chirlane McCray On Has No Authority, City Hall Says

One day after Mayor Bill de Blasio named his wife Chirlane McCray to co-chair a task force on racial equity in the COVID-19 recovery, a City Hall spokeswoman s [...] Read full article: Task Force Mayor de Blasio Put Wife Chir...→

Task Force Mayor de Blasio Put Wife Chirlane McCray On Has No Authority, City Hall Says

One day after Mayor Bill de Blasio named his wife Chirlane McCray to co-chair a task force on racial equity in the COVID-19 recovery, a City Hall spokeswoman s [...] Read full article: Task Force Mayor de Blasio Put Wife Chir...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task Force Will Hold China Accountable for Virus Spread

Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, says he's disappointed Democrats haven't joined the House task force to investigate China for its role in the spread of COVID-19. "A [...] Read full article: Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task For...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Kevin McCarthy said Democrats under orders from Pelosi backed out of a bipartisan commission to investigate the origins of the coronavirus. Read full article: Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: Chin...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

Pence, task force members isolate after virus exposure

Vice President Mike Pence is self-isolating after an aide tested positive for the coronavirus last week, joining three of the nation's top scientists in taking [...] Read full article: Pence, task force members isolate after ...→

White House Virus Task Force members face quarantine, including Fauci | WTOP

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force members fac...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

On Wednesday morning outside the Tubman-Chavez Community Center on Euclid Avenue in Valencia Park, Reverend Shane Harris announced the formation of the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Test...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, one of the House’s most influential liberal voices, has been tapped to co-chair a “unity task force” on climate change as part o [...] Read full article: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-c...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

While health officials and city leaders continue to battle the coronavirus outbreak, another battle is taking place on the streets of Philadelphia as shootings [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney W...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine after contact with someone. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force face precau...→

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 [...]

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration to address months of com [...] Read full article: The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplan...→

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

The top spokeswoman for Vice President Mike Pence and the White House coronavirus task force tested positive Friday for COVID-19, setting off a scramble to tes [...] Read full article: Katie Miller, White House coronavirus ta...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife Chirlane McCray donated blood Thursday at the New York Blood Center in Brooklyn.  Read full article: Mayor, wife donate blood to help with sh...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

Its spring seasons canceled at the end of April by the coronavirus pandemic, the Colorado High School Activities Association is already looking ahead to what i [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force created to discuss how ...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M AgriLife experts are launching a task force, at the request of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, to protect the state’s agriculture from the so-called “murder [...] Read full article: Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat ...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife Chirlane McCray donated blood Thursday at the New York Blood Center in Brooklyn.  Read full article: Mayor, wife donate blood to help with sh...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

Its spring seasons canceled at the end of April by the coronavirus pandemic, the Colorado High School Activities Association is already looking ahead to what i [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force created to discuss how ...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M AgriLife experts are launching a task force, at the request of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, to protect the state’s agriculture from the so-called “murder [...] Read full article: Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat ...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

While health officials and city leaders continue to battle the coronavirus outbreak, another battle is taking place on the streets of Philadelphia as shootings [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney W...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

White House Virus Task Force members face quarantine, including Fauci | WTOP

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force members fac...→

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 [...]

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration to address months of com [...] Read full article: The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplan...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

On Wednesday morning outside the Tubman-Chavez Community Center on Euclid Avenue in Valencia Park, Reverend Shane Harris announced the formation of the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Test...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task Force Will Hold China Accountable for Virus Spread

Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, says he's disappointed Democrats haven't joined the House task force to investigate China for its role in the spread of COVID-19. "A [...] Read full article: Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task For...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, one of the House’s most influential liberal voices, has been tapped to co-chair a “unity task force” on climate change as part o [...] Read full article: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-c...→

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Kevin McCarthy said Democrats under orders from Pelosi backed out of a bipartisan commission to investigate the origins of the coronavirus. Read full article: Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: Chin...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

Pence, task force members isolate after virus exposure

Vice President Mike Pence is self-isolating after an aide tested positive for the coronavirus last week, joining three of the nation's top scientists in taking [...] Read full article: Pence, task force members isolate after ...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine after contact with someone. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force face precau...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

The top spokeswoman for Vice President Mike Pence and the White House coronavirus task force tested positive Friday for COVID-19, setting off a scramble to tes [...] Read full article: Katie Miller, White House coronavirus ta...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

De Blasio says shuttered businesses will be able to hang on for months

Mayor Bill de Blasio insists city businesses forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak are doing just fine and will be able to stay shuttered for mon [...] Read full article: De Blasio says shuttered businesses will...→

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor, wife donate blood to help with shortage

Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife Chirlane McCray donated blood Thursday at the New York Blood Center in Brooklyn.  Read full article: Mayor, wife donate blood to help with sh...→

City on its way to begin reopening by early June, de Blasio says - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that phase one of the city's reopening could start sometime in the first half of June which would allow for Read full article: City on its way to begin reopening by ea...→

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

De Blasio says first coronavirus cases could have hit NYC in late January

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said new data suggests that the first cases of the novel coronavirus may have surfaced in the city in late Janua [...] Read full article: De Blasio says first coronavirus cases c...→

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Testing in Underrepresented Communities

On Wednesday morning outside the Tubman-Chavez Community Center on Euclid Avenue in Valencia Park, Reverend Shane Harris announced the formation of the COVID-1 [...] Read full article: New Task Force to Increase COVID-19 Test...→

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Island beaches, de Blasio says

New York City residents should be allowed on Long Island’s beaches, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday — after being ripped as “irresponsible” by a top Nassau C [...] Read full article: New Yorkers should be allowed on Long Is...→

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ‘mixed bag’: De Blasio

The city’s latest statistics for its daily coronavirus indicators are “a reminder of how much we have to stick to the plan,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday [...] Read full article: NYC’s daily coronavirus indicators show ...→

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state to authorize line-of-duty benefits for families of city employees who died of COVID-19. Read full article: De Blasio calls for line-of-duty benefit...→

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

New York City Summer School Will Be Done Via Remote Learning, De Blasio Says

"It's going to be a huge effort, an unprecedented effort," the mayor said. "The greatest challenge I'd say this school system has ever faced." Read full article: New York City Summer School Will Be Done...→

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

De Blasio says violators of city’s coronavirus beach restrictions will ‘be taken right out of the water’

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said “no swimming” will be allowed at beaches and warned New Yorkers that they [...] Read full article: De Blasio says violators of city’s coron...→

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars afters New Yorkers crowd esta

TOP STORIES Mueller judges could be impeachment targets if GOP retakes House, Roger Stone predicts 'No red lines': Nancy Pelosi ready to negotiate on coronavir [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio threatens to shutter bars...→

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

CHSAA task force created to discuss how Colorado high schools can resume sports, activities

Its spring seasons canceled at the end of April by the coronavirus pandemic, the Colorado High School Activities Association is already looking ahead to what i [...] Read full article: CHSAA task force created to discuss how ...→

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunction’ in de Blasio administration

“That confidence is being eroded daily by leaks and agency vs. agency infighting. The future of this city is literally hanging in the balance. Enough is enough [...] Read full article: Corey Johnson blasts ‘serious dysfunctio...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open any time soon, de Blasio says

Jersey Shore beaches may be re-opening for Memorial Day weekend, but that will not be the case in New York City as Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Friday that B [...] Read full article: NYC beaches are ‘just not ready’ to open...→

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissioner Over An Insensitive Remark?

A months-old conversation about N95 masks is now being used as a reason to fire the city's top health official in the middle of a pandemic. Read full article: Will De Blasio Fire His Health Commissio...→

The Latest: Japan government holds virus task force meeting

-Japan's government holding coronavirus task force meeting.... -Minnesota letting “stay-at-home” expire Monday; Wyoming allowing dining at restaurants and bars [...] Read full article: The Latest: Japan government holds virus...→

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat Murder Hornet

Texas A&M AgriLife experts are launching a task force, at the request of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, to protect the state’s agriculture from the so-called “murder [...] Read full article: Texas A&M Launches Task Force to Combat ...→

Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task Force Will Hold China Accountable for Virus Spread

Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, says he's disappointed Democrats haven't joined the House task force to investigate China for its role in the spread of COVID-19. "A [...] Read full article: Rep. Mike McCaul to Newsmax TV: Task For...→

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with Kawasaki-like illness

The number of New York City kids sickened with the rare Kawasaki-like inflammatory disease potentially linked to the coronavirus has jumped to more than 80, Ma [...] Read full article: De Blasio says 82 NYC kids sickened with...→

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC street closures

The city will convert another 12 miles of streets into pedestrian and bicycle-only thoroughfares, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. “We want to make it [...] Read full article: De Blasio announces 12 more miles of NYC...→

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

De Blasio hails House stimulus package that would give NYC $17B

“It is right that the Congress and the president act at a level that actually hits this absolutely unprecedented moment in American history." Read full article: De Blasio hails House stimulus package t...→

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-chair of Biden-Sanders climate task force

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, one of the House’s most influential liberal voices, has been tapped to co-chair a “unity task force” on climate change as part o [...] Read full article: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez named co-c...→

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out kids for his own political needs

It turns out Mayor Bill de Blasio personally helped cut the squalid 2017 deal to delay the investigation of yeshivas accused of failing to teach the basics — o [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio caught in act selling out...→

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: China Wants to 'Defeat America'

Kevin McCarthy said Democrats under orders from Pelosi backed out of a bipartisan commission to investigate the origins of the coronavirus. Read full article: Exclusive — McCarthy on Task Force: Chin...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Wishes 'People Would Put Aside Their Beefs' As Shootings Rise During Pandemic

While health officials and city leaders continue to battle the coronavirus outbreak, another battle is taking place on the streets of Philadelphia as shootings [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney W...→

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in getting NYC’s homeless off subways

Mayor Bill de Blasio claimed Monday that officials were making “historic” gains in getting homeless people off the subways amid the coronavirus crisis — even t [...] Read full article: De Blasio claims ‘historic’ gains in get...→

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if coronavirus indicators trend downward

The reopening of New York City could start in June as long as coronavirus-related hospitalizations and other statistics continue to trend downward, Mayor Bill [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC could reopen in June if c...→

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential NYC businesses not likely to open before June, de Blasio says

Non-essential New York City businesses are not likely to open before June, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. Read full article: Non-essential NYC businesses not likely ...→

"Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was Directly Involved In Delaying Yeshivas Investigation

"This is the smoking gun of direct mayoral involvement in delaying the investigation and working hand-in-glove with the ultra-orthodox yeshivas to soften the f [...] Read full article: "Smoking Gun" Emails Show De Blasio Was ...→

Pence, task force members isolate after virus exposure

Vice President Mike Pence is self-isolating after an aide tested positive for the coronavirus last week, joining three of the nation's top scientists in taking [...] Read full article: Pence, task force members isolate after ...→

De Blasio touts homeless outreach success as MTA offers some comfort - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be applauding his own administration's success at conducting homeless outreach while the subway and stations are on shutdown, but Read full article: De Blasio touts homeless outreach succes...→

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Concern' About Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome

There have been 38 cases detected in New York City, and there are an additional nine suspected cases yet to be confirmed.  Read full article: De Blasio Says There's 'Tremendous Conce...→

White House Virus Task Force members face quarantine, including Fauci | WTOP

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force members fac...→

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

White House Virus Task Force face precautionary quarantine

Three members of the White House coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, placed themselves in quarantine after contact with someone. Read full article: White House Virus Task Force face precau...→

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused his power’ to help stall yeshiva probe

Mayor Bill de Blasio was personally involved in a deal with Orthodox Jewish leaders to delay a long-awaited report on shoddy yeshivas in exchange for an extens [...] Read full article: Emails reveal Mayor de Blasio ‘abused hi...→

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 [...]

The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplane Noise Task Force has voted to send 15 recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration to address months of com [...] Read full article: The Southern San Fernando Valley Airplan...→

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

Katie Miller, White House coronavirus task force spokeswoman, contracts COVID-19

The top spokeswoman for Vice President Mike Pence and the White House coronavirus task force tested positive Friday for COVID-19, setting off a scramble to tes [...] Read full article: Katie Miller, White House coronavirus ta...→

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing Massive Racial Disparities In NYPD's Social Distancing Arrests

More than 90 percent of those arrested for violating social distancing rules in New York City during the first six weeks of the pandemic were black or Hispanic [...] Read full article: De Blasio Shrugs Off Leaked Data Showing...→

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to de Blasio land scandal

Four lawmakers are accusing a Brooklyn nursing home operator tied to a real estate scandal that rocked the de Blasio administration of stonewalling constituent [...] Read full article: Lawmakers rap Brooklyn nursing home oper...→

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his depth in NYC’s new fiscal crisis

We are beginning to see a light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel. But there are hard times ahead for our nation, state and beloved New York City. The choic [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio is hopelessly out of his ...→