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The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's Coronavirus Response

The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's Coronavirus Response

At the center of the epicenter is Mayor de Blasio, who has repeatedly delivered half-measures and confusing information to New Yorkers and has been late to tak [...] Read full article: The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's C...→

The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's Coronavirus Response

The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's Coronavirus Response

At the center of the epicenter is Mayor de Blasio, who has repeatedly delivered half-measures and confusing information to New Yorkers and has been late to tak [...] Read full article: The Missteps Of Mayor Bill De Blasio's C...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday welcomed peaceful mass protests in the Big Apple over the police-involved death of George Floyd — even as he has staunchly barre [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs George Floyd protests de...→

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

The mayor was asked what he would tell New Yorkers who don't have a car and don't feel comfortable riding mass transit as the city prepares to reopen.  Read full article: Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some Ne...→

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

"We made a mistake. I made a mistake," Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday, reflecting on Eric Garner and parallels between Garner's death and the killing of Geor [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner ...→

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday called for charges against the Minneapolis cops involved in the death of George Floyd, saying he was “horrified” by the video. “G [...] Read full article: ‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges ...→

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Mayor Breed detailed plans for reopening restaurants, hair salons and barbershops, stadiums and other spaces around San Francisco Read full article: Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor release...→

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio joined other city lawmakers who have suggested laws could change to punish incidents like the one in Central Park in which a [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'd...→

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

It's no secret that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has her fair share of public enemies who criticize her handling of the coronavirus pandemic as being overkill.... Read full article: Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan...→

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

Gov. Phil Murphy and New Jersey health officials are set to discuss what’s next at a 1 p.m. Thursday news briefing you can watch live on this page. Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’...→

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

As New York City remains the only region in the state not qualified to reopen, Mayor de Blasio warned nonessential businesses not to open up unless they have b [...] Read full article: Nonessential businesses that reopen with...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China's National People's Congress (NPC) is seeking to pass a law allowing Chinese people to sue the United States over coronavirus. Read full article: China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to ...→

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

Mayor Bill de Blasio talked at length Wednesday in response to a question about his plan to reopen the city’s restaurants and bars. Read full article: De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to ...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said it would be "dangerous" to reopen churches and places of worship during the coronavirus pandemic, despite statements by [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump...→

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

The city is on track to meet all of the state’s metrics needed to begin relaxing its stay-at-home order. Read full article: De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first...→

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Denver’s mayor and police chief responded Friday to questions about the Denver Police Department’s handling of downtown protests the night before over George F [...] Read full article: Michael Hancock on Denver police respons...→

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

“I watched that video and my heart just broke,” said de Blasio in response, in reference to viral video footage that shows a white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questi...→

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurants and bars are vital to the Big Apple, but many face the risk of closing for good. Owners are begging for reopening directives from Mayor Bill de Bla [...] Read full article: Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs...→

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...] Read full article: 'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should ...→

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Activists are taking a dim view of what they believe as a lackadaisical approach to mitigating increased traffic from fearful mass transit users turning Read full article: Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough t...→

De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reopening, still no date yet - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday gave details on what the city's phase 1 reopening would look like which includes between 200,000 to 400,000 New Yorkers Read full article: De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reope...→

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that the city will begin “Phase 1” of its reopening in early to mid-June, making it the last part of the state [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of cor...→

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be...→

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a press conference to give an update on the Big Apple’s COVID-19 response from City Hall. Read full article: LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NY...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday warned that the city faces a multibillion-dollar deficit amid the coronavirus pandemic, while pleading for fede [...] Read full article: De Blasio warns of New York City's multi...→

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

A poll revealed the majority of Hungarians, 78 per cent, say they believe Orbán's coronavirus response was better than other EU countries. Read full article: Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response a...→

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Mayor Marty Walsh spoke with Linda Henry, the co-founder of Manifest Boston and managing director of Boston Globe Media Partners, in a virtual discussion about [...] Read full article: Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor...→

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

"If the city isn't going to give me a safe place to stay inside, can't they at least just let me live in peace outside?" Read full article: Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up...→

De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway and bus readiness for reopening - amNewYork

New Yorkers might need to "improvise" to get around town once the city reopens, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday — a statement that sparked a stern rebuke Read full article: De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway an...→

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

New Yorkers will “have to improvise” how they get around town during the next phase of the coronavirus crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday. Read full article: De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to impr...→

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

Mayor Bill de Blasio said 200,000-400,000 will likely be going back to work in the coming weeks, and said business owners need help and guidance as the New Yor [...] Read full article: De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Business...→

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's administration is under fire for how the city is spending a small part of a big federal grant meant for COVID-19 testing and co [...] Read full article: Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Und...→

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's "Short Term Reality"

"For the next few months, people are going to make their own choice. Some are going to come on mass transit and some are not." Read full article: De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be...→

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will testify about the impact of COVID-19 on the city before a U.S. Congressional subcommittee on Friday, May 28. According [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to te...→

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

Mayor Bill de Blasio sounded less than enthusiastic about telling New Yorkers to get back on the city’s subways and buses when New York starts reopening from i [...] Read full article: NYC workers will ‘make their own choices...→

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Phase one includes non-essential retail with curbside or in-store pickup only, construction, manufacturing, wholesale trade, plus agriculture, forestry, huntin [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1...→

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

Get this guy a calendar. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday finally unveiled his plan for reopening New York City but it was nothing more than a vague rehash of [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen...→

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

When golfers across the state got the green light to tee it back up on May 7, many returned to courses that looked a little different than they were accustomed [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prevention measure just fine...→

New York City is '$9 billion in the hole' because of coronavirus says Mayor de Blasio - amNewYork

New York City now faces a $9 billion budget deficit in the city's $ 89.3 billion financial plan due to the novel coronavirus pandemic Mayor Bill de Blasio Read full article: New York City is '$9 billion in the hole...→

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

The state Attorney General’s office is investigating Littleton nursing home Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley’s response to a COVID-19 outbreak among its resi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton...→

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed several bills on Tuesday that could temporarily eat into the profits of food-ordering and delivery apps like Grubhub and UberEats. Read full article: De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaur...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Mayor Marty Walsh spoke with Linda Henry, the co-founder of Manifest Boston and managing director of Boston Globe Media Partners, in a virtual discussion about [...] Read full article: Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor...→

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Denver’s mayor and police chief responded Friday to questions about the Denver Police Department’s handling of downtown protests the night before over George F [...] Read full article: Michael Hancock on Denver police respons...→

De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway and bus readiness for reopening - amNewYork

New Yorkers might need to "improvise" to get around town once the city reopens, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday — a statement that sparked a stern rebuke Read full article: De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway an...→

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

"We made a mistake. I made a mistake," Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday, reflecting on Eric Garner and parallels between Garner's death and the killing of Geor [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner ...→

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

Mayor Bill de Blasio said 200,000-400,000 will likely be going back to work in the coming weeks, and said business owners need help and guidance as the New Yor [...] Read full article: De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Business...→

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurants and bars are vital to the Big Apple, but many face the risk of closing for good. Owners are begging for reopening directives from Mayor Bill de Bla [...] Read full article: Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs...→

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Mayor Breed detailed plans for reopening restaurants, hair salons and barbershops, stadiums and other spaces around San Francisco Read full article: Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor release...→

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's "Short Term Reality"

"For the next few months, people are going to make their own choice. Some are going to come on mass transit and some are not." Read full article: De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be...→

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Activists are taking a dim view of what they believe as a lackadaisical approach to mitigating increased traffic from fearful mass transit users turning Read full article: Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough t...→

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

It's no secret that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has her fair share of public enemies who criticize her handling of the coronavirus pandemic as being overkill.... Read full article: Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan...→

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

Mayor Bill de Blasio sounded less than enthusiastic about telling New Yorkers to get back on the city’s subways and buses when New York starts reopening from i [...] Read full article: NYC workers will ‘make their own choices...→

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that the city will begin “Phase 1” of its reopening in early to mid-June, making it the last part of the state [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of cor...→

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

As New York City remains the only region in the state not qualified to reopen, Mayor de Blasio warned nonessential businesses not to open up unless they have b [...] Read full article: Nonessential businesses that reopen with...→

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

Get this guy a calendar. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday finally unveiled his plan for reopening New York City but it was nothing more than a vague rehash of [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen...→

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a press conference to give an update on the Big Apple’s COVID-19 response from City Hall. Read full article: LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NY...→

New York City is '$9 billion in the hole' because of coronavirus says Mayor de Blasio - amNewYork

New York City now faces a $9 billion budget deficit in the city's $ 89.3 billion financial plan due to the novel coronavirus pandemic Mayor Bill de Blasio Read full article: New York City is '$9 billion in the hole...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

Mayor Bill de Blasio talked at length Wednesday in response to a question about his plan to reopen the city’s restaurants and bars. Read full article: De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to ...→

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

The state Attorney General’s office is investigating Littleton nursing home Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley’s response to a COVID-19 outbreak among its resi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton...→

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

A poll revealed the majority of Hungarians, 78 per cent, say they believe Orbán's coronavirus response was better than other EU countries. Read full article: Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response a...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said it would be "dangerous" to reopen churches and places of worship during the coronavirus pandemic, despite statements by [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump...→

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

The city is on track to meet all of the state’s metrics needed to begin relaxing its stay-at-home order. Read full article: De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first...→

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday welcomed peaceful mass protests in the Big Apple over the police-involved death of George Floyd — even as he has staunchly barre [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs George Floyd protests de...→

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

"If the city isn't going to give me a safe place to stay inside, can't they at least just let me live in peace outside?" Read full article: Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up...→

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

“I watched that video and my heart just broke,” said de Blasio in response, in reference to viral video footage that shows a white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questi...→

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

The mayor was asked what he would tell New Yorkers who don't have a car and don't feel comfortable riding mass transit as the city prepares to reopen.  Read full article: Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some Ne...→

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

New Yorkers will “have to improvise” how they get around town during the next phase of the coronavirus crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday. Read full article: De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to impr...→

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday called for charges against the Minneapolis cops involved in the death of George Floyd, saying he was “horrified” by the video. “G [...] Read full article: ‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges ...→

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's administration is under fire for how the city is spending a small part of a big federal grant meant for COVID-19 testing and co [...] Read full article: Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Und...→

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...] Read full article: 'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should ...→

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio joined other city lawmakers who have suggested laws could change to punish incidents like the one in Central Park in which a [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'd...→

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will testify about the impact of COVID-19 on the city before a U.S. Congressional subcommittee on Friday, May 28. According [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to te...→

De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reopening, still no date yet - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday gave details on what the city's phase 1 reopening would look like which includes between 200,000 to 400,000 New Yorkers Read full article: De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reope...→

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

Gov. Phil Murphy and New Jersey health officials are set to discuss what’s next at a 1 p.m. Thursday news briefing you can watch live on this page. Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’...→

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Phase one includes non-essential retail with curbside or in-store pickup only, construction, manufacturing, wholesale trade, plus agriculture, forestry, huntin [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1...→

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

When golfers across the state got the green light to tee it back up on May 7, many returned to courses that looked a little different than they were accustomed [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prevention measure just fine...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China's National People's Congress (NPC) is seeking to pass a law allowing Chinese people to sue the United States over coronavirus. Read full article: China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to ...→

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday warned that the city faces a multibillion-dollar deficit amid the coronavirus pandemic, while pleading for fede [...] Read full article: De Blasio warns of New York City's multi...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed several bills on Tuesday that could temporarily eat into the profits of food-ordering and delivery apps like Grubhub and UberEats. Read full article: De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaur...→

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

What does WHO do? Trump terminates relationship with World Health Organization over coronavirus response

Trump claimed China had "total control" over the World Health Organization and said funding would be redirected to "other worldwide and deserving urgent global [...] Read full article: What does WHO do? Trump terminates relat...→

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first phase of New York City reopening

The city is on track to meet all of the state’s metrics needed to begin relaxing its stay-at-home order. Read full article: De Blasio, Cuomo target June 8 for first...→

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor Walsh amid the coronavirus pandemic

Mayor Marty Walsh spoke with Linda Henry, the co-founder of Manifest Boston and managing director of Boston Globe Media Partners, in a virtual discussion about [...] Read full article: Watch: A Curated Conversation with Mayor...→

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

De Blasio backs George Floyd protests despite coronavirus gathering ban

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday welcomed peaceful mass protests in the Big Apple over the police-involved death of George Floyd — even as he has staunchly barre [...] Read full article: De Blasio backs George Floyd protests de...→

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Michael Hancock on Denver police response to protests: “The goal was to abate and de-escalate”

Denver’s mayor and police chief responded Friday to questions about the Denver Police Department’s handling of downtown protests the night before over George F [...] Read full article: Michael Hancock on Denver police respons...→

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up Destruction Of Homeless Encampments

"If the city isn't going to give me a safe place to stay inside, can't they at least just let me live in peace outside?" Read full article: Despite CDC Guidance, De Blasio Ramps Up...→

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questions, calls George Floyd video ‘horrifying’

“I watched that video and my heart just broke,” said de Blasio in response, in reference to viral video footage that shows a white Minneapolis police officer w [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio dodges Eric Garner questi...→

De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway and bus readiness for reopening - amNewYork

New Yorkers might need to "improvise" to get around town once the city reopens, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday — a statement that sparked a stern rebuke Read full article: De Blasio, MTA in row over NYC subway an...→

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some New Yorkers 'Are Going To Have To Improvise' To Get Around Town Raises Eyebrows

The mayor was asked what he would tell New Yorkers who don't have a car and don't feel comfortable riding mass transit as the city prepares to reopen.  Read full article: Mayor De Blasio's Statement That Some Ne...→

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to improvise’ their way around town

New Yorkers will “have to improvise” how they get around town during the next phase of the coronavirus crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday. Read full article: De Blasio says New Yorkers ‘have to impr...→

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner amid George Floyd outrage: 'I made a mistake'

"We made a mistake. I made a mistake," Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday, reflecting on Eric Garner and parallels between Garner's death and the killing of Geor [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio reflects on Eric Garner ...→

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Businesses 2 Million Face Coverings As They Reopen

Mayor Bill de Blasio said 200,000-400,000 will likely be going back to work in the coming weeks, and said business owners need help and guidance as the New Yor [...] Read full article: De Blasio Says NYC Will Provide Business...→

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges in death of George Floyd

Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday called for charges against the Minneapolis cops involved in the death of George Floyd, saying he was “horrified” by the video. “G [...] Read full article: ‘Horrified’ de Blasio calls for charges ...→

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs Desperate For Reopening Guidelines From Mayor De Blasio

Restaurants and bars are vital to the Big Apple, but many face the risk of closing for good. Owners are begging for reopening directives from Mayor Bill de Bla [...] Read full article: Restaurant, Bar Owners Across 5 Boroughs...→

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Under Fire For How City Spending Part Of Federal Grant Meant For Coronavirus Testing, Contact Tracing

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's administration is under fire for how the city is spending a small part of a big federal grant meant for COVID-19 testing and co [...] Read full article: Philly Mayor Kenney's Administration Und...→

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor releases plan for phased reopening of city

Mayor Breed detailed plans for reopening restaurants, hair salons and barbershops, stadiums and other spaces around San Francisco Read full article: Coronavirus: San Francisco mayor release...→

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...] Read full article: 'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should ...→

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's

De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be New York's "Short Term Reality"

"For the next few months, people are going to make their own choice. Some are going to come on mass transit and some are not." Read full article: De Blasio Expects More Car Traffic To Be...→

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'disgusting,' suggests 'new category' of laws could punish it

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio joined other city lawmakers who have suggested laws could change to punish incidents like the one in Central Park in which a [...] Read full article: De Blasio calls Central Park incident 'd...→

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough to save transit opportunities, advocates say - amNewYork

Activists are taking a dim view of what they believe as a lackadaisical approach to mitigating increased traffic from fearful mass transit users turning Read full article: Mayor de Blasio not acting fast enough t...→

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to testify before Congress; Pence returns; CVS testing; Well-Being Georgia launches - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will testify about the impact of COVID-19 on the city before a U.S. Congressional subcommittee on Friday, May 28. According [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update - May 28: Mayor to te...→

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan's coronavirus response

It's no secret that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has her fair share of public enemies who criticize her handling of the coronavirus pandemic as being overkill.... Read full article: Dumb Indiana billboards shit on Michigan...→

De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reopening, still no date yet - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday gave details on what the city's phase 1 reopening would look like which includes between 200,000 to 400,000 New Yorkers Read full article: De Blasio gives details on phase 1 reope...→

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

NYC workers will ‘make their own choices’ for transportation: de Blasio

Mayor Bill de Blasio sounded less than enthusiastic about telling New Yorkers to get back on the city’s subways and buses when New York starts reopening from i [...] Read full article: NYC workers will ‘make their own choices...→

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’s Latest With Coronavirus Response in NJ

Gov. Phil Murphy and New Jersey health officials are set to discuss what’s next at a 1 p.m. Thursday news briefing you can watch live on this page. Read full article: WATCH: Gov. Phil Murphy to Address What’...→

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of coronavirus reopening in 'the first or second week of June'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that the city will begin “Phase 1” of its reopening in early to mid-June, making it the last part of the state [...] Read full article: De Blasio: NYC to begin 'Phase 1' of cor...→

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 Fines

Phase one includes non-essential retail with curbside or in-store pickup only, construction, manufacturing, wholesale trade, plus agriculture, forestry, huntin [...] Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1...→

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

Nonessential businesses that reopen without permission will be fined, de Blasio says

As New York City remains the only region in the state not qualified to reopen, Mayor de Blasio warned nonessential businesses not to open up unless they have b [...] Read full article: Nonessential businesses that reopen with...→

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be probed for filing false claim

The white woman who called cops on a black man in Central Park during a now viral encounter should be investigated for falsely accusing the bird-watcher of thr [...] Read full article: Bill de Blasio says Amy Cooper should be...→

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen NYC — but without a firm date

Get this guy a calendar. Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday finally unveiled his plan for reopening New York City but it was nothing more than a vague rehash of [...] Read full article: De Blasio finally unveils plan to reopen...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

Coronavirus government response updates: Trump, in first reaction to 100,000 deaths, calls it a 'very sad milestone'

President Donald Trump has acknowledged that 100,000 Americans lives have been lost due to the coronavirus, calling it "a very sad milestone" on Twitter Thursd [...] Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NYC's coronavirus response

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a press conference to give an update on the Big Apple’s COVID-19 response from City Hall. Read full article: LIVE: Mayor De Blasio gives update on NY...→

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

Coronavirus prevention measure just fine for golfer Bill O’Connell

When golfers across the state got the green light to tee it back up on May 7, many returned to courses that looked a little different than they were accustomed [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prevention measure just fine...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

Coronavirus government response updates: Good news eludes Trump in Florida after launch scrubbed

President Donald Trump traveled to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

New York City is '$9 billion in the hole' because of coronavirus says Mayor de Blasio - amNewYork

New York City now faces a $9 billion budget deficit in the city's $ 89.3 billion financial plan due to the novel coronavirus pandemic Mayor Bill de Blasio Read full article: New York City is '$9 billion in the hole...→

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to Fight Global Coronavirus Lawsuits

China's National People's Congress (NPC) is seeking to pass a law allowing Chinese people to sue the United States over coronavirus. Read full article: China Drafts Sovereign Immunity Bill to ...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to reopen NYC restaurants, bars

Mayor Bill de Blasio talked at length Wednesday in response to a question about his plan to reopen the city’s restaurants and bars. Read full article: De Blasio doesn’t have detailed plan to ...→

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

De Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday warned that the city faces a multibillion-dollar deficit amid the coronavirus pandemic, while pleading for fede [...] Read full article: De Blasio warns of New York City's multi...→

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton nursing home’s coronavirus response

The state Attorney General’s office is investigating Littleton nursing home Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley’s response to a COVID-19 outbreak among its resi [...] Read full article: Massachusetts AG investigating Littleton...→

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

Coronavirus government response updates: Cuomo wears mask as he arrives to meet Trump

President Donald Trump is traveling to the battleground state of Florida Wednesday, his fourth major trip this month, as the U.S. approaches 100,000 deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus government response updates:...→

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response as Better Than Rest of EU

A poll revealed the majority of Hungarians, 78 per cent, say they believe Orbán's coronavirus response was better than other EU countries. Read full article: Hungarians Praise Coronavirus Response a...→

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaurant delivery-app fees

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed several bills on Tuesday that could temporarily eat into the profits of food-ordering and delivery apps like Grubhub and UberEats. Read full article: De Blasio signs bill capping NYC restaur...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump's insistence at reopening churches, calls the move 'dangerous'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said it would be "dangerous" to reopen churches and places of worship during the coronavirus pandemic, despite statements by [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio pushes back on Trump...→