- Business Insider 22:50June 24, 2021The lawmaker behind New York's legalization of same-sex marriage recalls the 'blood and guts' it took to pass it 10 years agoAssemblyman Danny O'Donnell told Insider that younger generations may not fully appreciate what it took to legalize same sex marriage in 2011.
< Politics, Gay Marriage, Pride month, New York >
- The Guardian 20:16June 24, 2021Rudy Giuliani barred from practicing law in New York over election lies• Court: Trump lawyer made ‘false and misleading’ statements• License suspended pending possible disciplinary actionRudy Giuliani is suspended from practicing law in New York state following disciplinary proceedings over his misleading statements to courts and the public following the 2020 US presidential election.The New York supreme court issued its decision on Thursday, saying that it had found “uncontroverted evidence” that Giuliani made “demonstrably false and misleading statements to courts, lawmakers and the public at large”, on behalf of his client, then-president Donald Trump, and created a “narrative that due to widespread voter fraud, victory in the 2020 United States presidential election was stolen from his client”. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 13:04June 24, 2021NYC Democratic mayoral front runner says he will turn the city into a bitcoin hub to rival MiamiEric Adams, who is leading the polls to become the Democratic mayoral candidate, said New York City would take over as the crypto center from Miami.
< Markets, MI Exclusive, Markets, Bitcoin, crypto, New York City, NYC Mayor, mayoral elections, Cryptocurrencies, Miami, digital assets >
- Guardian 10:00June 24, 2021Helen Garner on Janet Malcolm: ‘Her writing turns us into better readers’Whether in her deft reports and profiles for the New Yorker or her studies of Sylvia Plath and psychoanalysis, Malcolm wrote with breathtaking eloquence and insightI can’t remember which of Janet Malcolm’s books I read first. She seems to have been making things blossom in my head since the day I started thinking purposefully about anything.She was the author of 12 books, including The Journalist and the Murderer, a dissection of the ethics of her own industry that famously opened with a hair-raising fanfare: “Every journalist who is not too stupid or too full of himself to notice what is going on knows that what he does is morally indefensible”; In the Freud Archives, a study of the egos jostling to redefine Sigmund Freud’s legacy that saw Malcolm sued for libel by one of her interviewees (she eventually won the decade-long legal fight); and Forty-One False Starts, her collection of pieces about artists and writers from Vanessa Bell to JD Salinger written chiefly for the New Yorker, her journalistic home for six decades. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 22:29June 23, 2021Cancel Mob Victory: Theodore Roosevelt Monument at NYC Museum to Be RelocatedA bronze monument depicting Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States, situated in front of New York City's American Museum of Natural History will be relocated over claims that the statue symbolizes colonialism.
< Politics, Social Justice, American Museum of Natural History, New York City, Theodore Roosevelt >
- Business Insider 21:11June 23, 2021A famous NYC restaurant owner said he let waiters have a glass of wine before their shift, and found tips went up 5%Balthazar waitstaff can have a full glass of rosé, as a treat, famed restaurateur Keith McNally said.
< Retail, Balthazar, Restaurants, Tipping, New York City, NYC restaurants, Wine, rose >
- Breitbart News 19:17June 23, 2021Leading Law and Order Democrat NYC Mayor Candidate Eric Adams Is Trouncing Defund the Police CandidatesFormer police officer and leading Democrat New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams finished his campaign Tuesday night in the lead over "defund the police" candidates by running on supporting police amid a 30 percent surge in city violence.
< Crime, Politics, Crime, Defund the Police, Eric Adams, Maya Wiley, New York City >
- Business Insider 18:55June 23, 2021Meet India Walton, the socialist who upset Buffalo's longterm mayor in a stunning primary victoryHer win reflects the increasing strength of progressive voters within the Democratic party, catapulting new faces into the levers of power across the country.
< Politics, India Walton, Buffalo, Democratic Socialists of America, Socialism, Democratic Party, Upstate New York, Progressives >
- Business Insider 17:42June 23, 2021Tech legend Marc Andreessen says the rise of remote work might be more important than the internet: 'A permanent civilizational shift'Remote work freed up opportunities, which could lead to shared prosperity. Marc Andreesen said it "may shatter the geographic lottery."
< Economy, Markets, Tech Insider, Economy, Remote Work, Marc Andreesen, Migration, Pandemic, Housing, Restaurants, San Francisco, New York, Tech Insider, Working From Home >
- The New Yorker 13:00June 23, 2021What Is It Like to Be Dying?In “Documenting Death,” a couple who work in palliative care take to social media to share their experiences after one of them receives a terminal diagnosis.
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- Breitbart News 07:07June 23, 2021Police Union Blasts Politicians, Media for 'Gaslighting' PublicThe largest police union in the nation blasted politicians and the media on Tuesday for helping fuel anti-police rhetoric.
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- Business Insider 06:13June 23, 2021Andrew Yang concedes mayoral primary: 'I am not going to be the next Mayor of New York City'Unofficial results showing only in-person votes left Yang in fourth place, with Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams holding a commanding lead.
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- Snopes 00:54June 23, 2021Did NYC Mayoral Candidate Andrew Yang Say This About Mentally Ill People?Yang was among more than a dozen Democratic candidates running in the city's June 22, 2021 mayoral primary.
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- Business Insider 21:17June 22, 2021The New York City mayor's job is a poisoned chalice that consumes the individual who wins it. That's why it's the best election.The last time a mayor attained higher elected office was in the 1860s. Those who run for Gracie Manor will end their political career there.
< Opinion, Politics, New York City, Bill de Blasio, BI Commentary, Opinion, Rudy Guliani, Michael Bloomberg, Elections, INSIDER Data >
- Business Insider 18:49June 22, 2021Bill de Blasio criticizes the field of NYC mayoral candidates: 'Is this really as good as it gets?'During an interview with Politico magazine in Brooklyn, de Blasio slammed the mayoral candidates as "petty" and "lacking in a compelling vision."
< Politics, Bill de Blasio, 2021 NYC mayoral election, New York City, Prospect Park, Eric Adams >
- Business Insider 18:35June 22, 2021Meet the 28-year-old 'Kris Jenner' of New York high society, who's built a career inspired by 'Gossip Girl'From his own fashion brand to his latest PR venture, Andrew Warren has created a career that captures the youthful side of New York's upper crust.
< Small Business, Careers, Young Luxury, Entrepreneur, Fashion, Arts & Culture, BI Select, Luxury, New York City, Gossip Girl, Small Business, Careers >
- Business Insider 17:20June 22, 2021RESULTS: New York City mayoral primaries use ranked-choice voting for the first timeA tumultuous primary filled with twists and turns is coming to an end, but we may not know the winner for weeks because of ranked-choice voting.
< Politics, 2021 elections, New York City, Voting, INSIDER Data, DDHQ >
- New York Magazine 14:00June 22, 2021Why Progressive New Yorkers Should Rank Yang Over AdamsVote for the unqualified cipher (as your fifth choice). It’s important.
< mayors, new york city, andrew yang, kathryn garcia, eric adams, nyc mayoral race >
- Business Insider 04:26June 22, 2021The Trump Organization sued New York City after the mayor cancelled all contracts following the Capitol siegeThe company operated the Central Park Carousel, two Central Park ice rinks, and the Ferry Point golf course, bringing in $17 million a year.
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- New York Magazine 01:32June 22, 2021NYC Mayoral Race Nears Contentious End: UpdatesWith Primary Day hours away, the candidates are making their final pitches — and attacks.
< 2021 mayoral race, politics, new york city, liveblog, primary day, the city politic, eric adams, maya wiley, kathryn garcia, andrew yang, ranked choice voting >
- Flashbak 00:14June 22, 2021A Journey Through America in the 1970s and 1980sPhotographer Paul McDonough takes on a journey through America in the 1970s and 1980s. The New York-based photographer shows us people on the beach, walking along sidewalks, sitting, flirting and hanging out. All images in Headed West, published by Stanley/Barker.
The post A Journey Through America in the 1970s and 1980s appeared first on Flashbak.
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- Business Insider 23:46June 21, 2021Eric Adams calls Andrew Yang a 'fraud' and 'a liar' in heated final day of campaigning for NYC mayoral raceAdams also accused Yang of trying to "prevent" a person of color from becoming mayor. "I've been Asian my whole life," Yang replied.
< Politics, New York City mayoral race 2021, Andrew Yang, Eric Adams >
- Business Insider 23:14June 21, 2021NYC mayoral candidate Eric Adams said his favorite concert was the one where Curtis Mayfield got paralyzed on stageAdams said it was "so unfortunate" that the singer was paralyzed by the lights falling on him, "but it was an amazing concert before that happened."
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- Business Insider 20:59June 21, 2021Fauci opened up about the hate mail he receives, with people calling him Hitler and sending death threats to his wife and daughtersDr. Anthony Fauci told Kara Swisher of the New York Times that he tries to focus on work, but "obscene notes" to his wife and daughters bother him.
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- Breitbart News 19:17June 21, 2021Portland Runs Ad in NYT Promoting Tourism After Portland Police Riot Squad QuitsPortland ran a pricy full page Sunday ad in the New York Times promoting tourism after the Portland police riot squad quit Thursday.
< Crime, Politics, New York Times, Portland, Portland Police Bureau, Riots >
- Huffington Post UK 10:14June 21, 2021Fox News Tucker Carlson Outed As Secret Trump Source
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- Business Insider 03:15June 21, 2021A volunteer for NYC mayoral candidate Eric Adams was stabbed while out canvassing in the BronxThe 42-year-old volunteer is in stable condition. Fellow NYC mayoral candidates, including Andrew Yang, offered their support.
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- New York Magazine 02:00June 21, 2021Inside the Petty, Vindictive, Career Ruining Infighting at NY1Onscreen, NY1 seems like a happy family, but a lawsuit exposed the tumult behind the scenes.
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- New York Magazine 01:52June 21, 2021Eric Adams Volunteer Stabbed in BronxHe was reportedly stabbed multiple times while canvassing for Adams, but survived. The motive for the attack is not yet clear.
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- Breitbart News 00:18June 21, 2021SHOCKING: Anti-Israel Activists in NYC Call for Violent ‘Intifada, Revolution,’ Israel’s DemiseShocking footage from a recent anti-Israel demonstration in New York City shows over a thousand demonstrators rallying behind calls for Israel’s demise
< Israel / Middle East, Media, Politics, Gaza, Hamas, Intifada, New York City, Palestinian, revolution, Students for Justice in Palestine >
- Breitbart News 22:39June 20, 2021Report: NYC Drops Most Rioting, Looting Cases from 2020After New York City descended into widespread looting and vandalism in mid-2020, the Bronx District Attorney (DA) has dropped charges against a majority of the arrested rioters, NBC New York reported Friday.
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- Business Insider 15:01June 20, 2021I took Amtrak for the first time since it started filling trains to capacity and it's still my favorite way to travel the NortheastAmtrak fares have been lower during the pandemic and that's been encouraging more riders but leading to more crowded trains.
< Transportation, Travel, News, Features, Trains, BITranspo, train travel, Amtrak, Northeast Regional, Travel, Penn Station, Moynihan Train Hall, New York City, Boston, Business Visual Features, MSN noteworthy >
- Business Insider 14:37June 20, 2021A leaked video of a Manhattan City Council candidate in a BDSM dungeon was flagged to the press by his campaign managerThe New York Post reported that Zack Weiner's campaign manager flagged the video to them. Weiner said he is "not ashamed" by the footage.
< Politics, News, new york city council, Manhattan, New York, bdsm, Candidate, UK Weekend, News UK >
- Business Insider 14:13June 20, 2021A woman mysteriously received hundreds of Amazon packages that she never ordered - and no one knows where they've come fromJillian Cannan from New York received more than 100 Amazon packages containing face mask brackets even though she never ordered them.
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- The New Yorker 13:00June 20, 2021Jean Smart Never Went AwayThe star of “Hacks” and “Mare of Easttown” discusses loss, one-liners, and forty years onscreen.
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- Breitbart News 02:59June 20, 2021VIDEO: NYC Psychiatrist Who Fantasized About Shooting Whites Characterizes Them as 'Psychopathic'The psychiatrist who told a Yale School of Medicine audience about her fantasies of shooting white people characterized whites as "psychopathic" during a recent interview with former CNN pundit Marc Lamont Hill.
< Health, Politics, Pre-Viral, Aruna Khilanani, New York City, White People >
- Breitbart News 02:38June 20, 2021Exclusive — Jim Bognet: 'Democratic Control in Washington Is a Disaster'Jim Bognet, a former candidate for Congress and President Donald Trump appointee, told SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Saturday that it is a disaster having the Democrats in complete control in Washington.
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- New York Magazine 16:55June 19, 2021Garcia and Yang Team Up for Final Days of Mayoral RaceThe two candidates are undoubtedly hoping they can help each other get a leg up on frontrunner Eric Adams.
< 2021 mayoral race, new york city, andrew yang, kathryn garcia, eric adams, politics, ranked-choice voting >
- The Guardian(UK) 09:00June 19, 2021David Miliband charity pushes ‘white supremacy culture’, workers allegeInternational Rescue Committee hires law firm to review internal policies as leadership accused of ‘belittling and gaslighting’ staffThe International Rescue Committee reinforces “white supremacy culture”, staff have alleged, with the aid organization subsequently hiring a law firm to review its policies relating to discrimination, harassment and retaliation, the Guardian can reveal.Headed by former UK foreign secretary David Miliband, the IRC is a major NGO with 20,000 staff and volunteers and a budget of $800m. It delivers aid in more than 40 countries, primarily in Africa, and helps resettle refugees across the US, with operations mainly directed out of New York. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 02:03June 19, 2021An Amazon worker says she's homeless because she can't afford NYC rent with the $19 she's paid per hour: ReportVice reported that the woman, who works at Amazon's JFK8 facility on Staten Island, lives in her car in the warehouse parking lot.
< Tech Insider, Retail, Transportation, Amazon, warehouse, Working Conditions, Labor, Minimum Wage, JFK8, New York, New York City, Staten Island, Homeless, Homelessness >
- The New Yorker 23:00June 18, 2021The Newspaperman Who Championed Black TulsaA. J. Smitherman documented Greenwood at its height, and tried to prevent its destruction in the Tulsa massacre. Plus, David Remnick on what a new Prime Minister will mean for Israel.
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- Guardian 19:14June 18, 2021Springsteen’s back on Broadway – but no AstraZeneca vaccine recipients allowedFans must show proof of US-approved Covid vaccine to see singer’s return after a year awayBruce Springsteen is bringing glory days back to New York next week, when his show becomes the first to reopen on Broadway since the lights went out for the coronavirus pandemic. But fans without vaccinations approved by the US government will be left dancing in the dark. Related: From Tubular Bells to Horses: 10 of the best pieces of album artwork Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 17:20June 18, 2021Data suggests there may be thousands of cases of New York police breaking department guidelines, but consequences are rareDisagreements in the New York mayor's race over police funding and bans on specific, controversial practices can obscure what the data reveals.
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- Breitbart News 03:16June 18, 2021Adam Townsend on 'Breaking the News': 'Extremely Important Book' Detailing 'CNNification' of MediaAdam Townsend lauded Alex Marlow's "Breaking the News" for detailing the weaponized "CNNification" and "New York Timesification" of media.
< Media, Politics, 1619 Project, Alex Marlow, Alexander Marlow, Breaking the News, China, Chinese Communist Party, CNN, New York Times, The New York Times >
- New York Magazine 01:19June 18, 2021De Blasio Botches Juneteenth Promise to Municipal WorkersThe mayor did not deliver on a vow last year to give NYC employees and public-school students a holiday to commemorate the end of slavery.
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- New York Magazine 00:32June 18, 2021What the Resurgent Real Estate Market Means for NYCAnother sign that COVID’s effect on cities has been less drastic than once feared.
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- New York Magazine 19:51June 17, 2021Why the Delta Variant Is Especially Dangerous for Black and Brown New YorkersThe state celebrated giving shots to 70 percent of adults, but the figure is half that in some communities.
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- Breitbart News 19:29June 17, 2021Exclusive — Rep. Devin Nunes: Republicans Must Stop Talking to Establishment MediaRep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) advised Republicans on Wednesday to end communications with left-wing and partisan Democrat news media.
< Media, Politics, Radio, Alex Marlow, Breaking the News, Devin Nunes, fake news, Mainstream Media, media, Media Bias, New York Times, On the Hill, Republican Party, The New York Times, Washington Post >
- Observer 18:47June 17, 2021Meghan Markle Is Now a Best-Selling Children’s Book AuthorThe Duchess of Sussex's debut children's book, 'The Bench,' topped the New York Times Best Seller list.
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- Business Insider 17:59June 17, 2021Group-chat bans and 'daddy issues': A report on Andrew Giuliani's campaign to be New York's governor highlights family drama"There's pain and daddy issues that exist beneath this," one source close to Giuliani told New York Magazine.
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