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Brooklyn Eagle
15 hours ago
NYC politics

Legal Aid: Adams is illegally installing gun surveillance tech in subways

Mayor Eric Adams is accused of violating the law by implementing surveillance technology without proper review. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 day ago
NYC politics

NYC streets see most traffic deaths to start year in a decade: report | amNewYork

New York City experienced the deadliest first six months of the year since adopting Vision Zero, with collisions killing 127 people, placing blame on city leaders for not implementing proven solutions. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Op-Ed | Mayor's Charter Commission must not weaken democracy and block voters' rights | amNewYork

The Mayor's Charter Revision Commission is trying to prevent New Yorkers from voting on implementing advice-and-consent for 20 additional city agency commissioners. [ more ]
Time Out New York
5 days ago
NYC politics

Your landlord may now have to install an AC unit in your apartment or be fined

New bill proposed to provide cooled and dehumidified air in New York City dwellings during heatwaves. [ more ]
Time Out New York
6 days ago
NYC politics

Even more gun detectors are going to be installed on NYC subways

Officials in New York City are deploying AI-equipped gun detectors and scanners in the subway system to enhance safety measures. [ more ]
Time Out New York
1 week ago
NYC politics

New Yorkers, a "cold front" is headed our way-but it's still going to be super hot

A cold front will bring relief from the hot temperatures in New York City ahead of the weekend. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
15 hours ago
NYC politics

Legal Aid: Adams is illegally installing gun surveillance tech in subways

Mayor Eric Adams is accused of violating the law by implementing surveillance technology without proper review. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 day ago
NYC politics

NYC streets see most traffic deaths to start year in a decade: report | amNewYork

New York City experienced the deadliest first six months of the year since adopting Vision Zero, with collisions killing 127 people, placing blame on city leaders for not implementing proven solutions. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Op-Ed | Mayor's Charter Commission must not weaken democracy and block voters' rights | amNewYork

The Mayor's Charter Revision Commission is trying to prevent New Yorkers from voting on implementing advice-and-consent for 20 additional city agency commissioners. [ more ]
Time Out New York
5 days ago
NYC politics

Your landlord may now have to install an AC unit in your apartment or be fined

New bill proposed to provide cooled and dehumidified air in New York City dwellings during heatwaves. [ more ]
Time Out New York
6 days ago
NYC politics

Even more gun detectors are going to be installed on NYC subways

Officials in New York City are deploying AI-equipped gun detectors and scanners in the subway system to enhance safety measures. [ more ]
Time Out New York
1 week ago
NYC politics

New Yorkers, a "cold front" is headed our way-but it's still going to be super hot

A cold front will bring relief from the hot temperatures in New York City ahead of the weekend. [ more ]
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New York Post
22 hours ago
NYC politics

FBI raids former Hochul aide's $3.5M Long Island home

FBI raided former aide Linda Sun's home without immediate reasons given. [ more ]
#congestion-pricing
nyc.streetsblog.org
16 hours ago
NYC politics

Hochul Must Put Up or Shut Up on Congestion Pricing, New Senate Transportation Chair Says - Streetsblog New York City

Gov. Hochul urged to create a 100-day plan to address $16.5 billion MTA shortfall after canceling congestion pricing launch. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit Filed Against MTA demands that bus service be restored following last week's service cuts

First lawsuit filed by NYC officials and transit union aims to revive congestion pricing and prevent bus service cuts in coordination with riders and advocates. [ more ]
Streetsblog
1 week ago
NYC politics

Exclusive: Legal Team Announced for Suit Against Hochul's Congestion Pricing 'Pause' - Streetsblog New York City

Comptroller Brad Lander is moving forward with a lawsuit against Gov. Hochul for halting congestion pricing, with a legal team already in place. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 week ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit Filed Against MTA demands that bus service be restored following last week's service cuts

The first lawsuit to revive congestion pricing in NYC has been filed, aiming to reverse bus service cuts and establish injunctive relief. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

EXCLUSIVE | City Comptroller Lander assembles legal team to challenge Hochul's congestion pricing pause | amNewYork

City Comptroller Brad Lander's legal team plans to litigate against Gov. Kathy Hochul's pause on congestion pricing in NYC, aiming for its activation. [ more ]
nyc.streetsblog.org
16 hours ago
NYC politics

Hochul Must Put Up or Shut Up on Congestion Pricing, New Senate Transportation Chair Says - Streetsblog New York City

Gov. Hochul urged to create a 100-day plan to address $16.5 billion MTA shortfall after canceling congestion pricing launch. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit Filed Against MTA demands that bus service be restored following last week's service cuts

First lawsuit filed by NYC officials and transit union aims to revive congestion pricing and prevent bus service cuts in coordination with riders and advocates. [ more ]
Streetsblog
1 week ago
NYC politics

Exclusive: Legal Team Announced for Suit Against Hochul's Congestion Pricing 'Pause' - Streetsblog New York City

Comptroller Brad Lander is moving forward with a lawsuit against Gov. Hochul for halting congestion pricing, with a legal team already in place. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 week ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit Filed Against MTA demands that bus service be restored following last week's service cuts

The first lawsuit to revive congestion pricing in NYC has been filed, aiming to reverse bus service cuts and establish injunctive relief. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

EXCLUSIVE | City Comptroller Lander assembles legal team to challenge Hochul's congestion pricing pause | amNewYork

City Comptroller Brad Lander's legal team plans to litigate against Gov. Kathy Hochul's pause on congestion pricing in NYC, aiming for its activation. [ more ]
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#democracy
www.amny.com
1 day ago
NYC politics

Adams' Charter Commission unveils proposals that would give City Hall more say in shaping of Council bills | amNewYork

The City Charter Revision Commission unveiled proposals potentially giving City Hall more legislative influence, causing controversy and accusations of restricting democracy. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams-backed commission pitches change that would make it tougher for City Council to pass laws

The Charter Revision Commission, backed by Mayor Eric Adams, has proposed ballot measures to make it tougher for the City Council to pass bills. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 day ago
NYC politics

Adams' Charter Commission unveils proposals that would give City Hall more say in shaping of Council bills | amNewYork

The City Charter Revision Commission unveiled proposals potentially giving City Hall more legislative influence, causing controversy and accusations of restricting democracy. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams-backed commission pitches change that would make it tougher for City Council to pass laws

The Charter Revision Commission, backed by Mayor Eric Adams, has proposed ballot measures to make it tougher for the City Council to pass bills. [ more ]
moredemocracy
www.amny.com
13 hours ago
NYC politics

Editorial | Latest Rikers Island demands investigation, and possibly more accountability | amNewYork

Inmates on Rikers Island are individuals deserving safety and care, with recent instances of medical neglect and deaths prompting concerns for reform. [ more ]
BKReader
1 day ago
NYC politics

City Officials, Residents Take MTA to Court Over Bus Service Cuts

Lawsuit filed against MTA for bus service cuts impacting commuters due to lack of required notice [ more ]
#wedding
Boston.com
14 hours ago
NYC politics

What to know about this Kennedy wedding on the Cape

The Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port served as a picturesque venue for Mariah Kennedy Cuomo's wedding. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 day ago
NYC politics

Mariah Kennedy Cuomo celebrated her wedding at the Kennedy compound with a massive floral chuppah and an 8-tier cake

Andrew Cuomo's daughter, Kennedy Cuomo, married Tellef Lundevall at the Kennedy compound in a lavish ceremony. [ more ]
Boston.com
14 hours ago
NYC politics

What to know about this Kennedy wedding on the Cape

The Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port served as a picturesque venue for Mariah Kennedy Cuomo's wedding. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 day ago
NYC politics

Mariah Kennedy Cuomo celebrated her wedding at the Kennedy compound with a massive floral chuppah and an 8-tier cake

Andrew Cuomo's daughter, Kennedy Cuomo, married Tellef Lundevall at the Kennedy compound in a lavish ceremony. [ more ]
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BKReader
16 hours ago
NYC politics

'Too Big to Be Safe!' Clinton Hill Residents Rally, Appeal to The City After Shooting Deaths at Migrant Shelter

Residents in Clinton Hill expressed anger and concerns over a double homicide near a migrant shelter, demanding better shelter conditions and lease transparency. [ more ]
#emergency-declaration
Sacramento Bee
19 hours ago
NYC politics

Estado de emergencia en planta de tratamiento de aguas residuales en Sanger

Sanger City Council declares emergency for wastewater treatment plant maintenance to address state regulation violations and expedite repairs. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
NYC politics

Gov. Kathy Hochul asks Biden for emergency declaration after severe weather devastates parts of NY

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul requested a federal Emergency Declaration from President Joe Biden due to severe weather devastation. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
19 hours ago
NYC politics

Estado de emergencia en planta de tratamiento de aguas residuales en Sanger

Sanger City Council declares emergency for wastewater treatment plant maintenance to address state regulation violations and expedite repairs. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
NYC politics

Gov. Kathy Hochul asks Biden for emergency declaration after severe weather devastates parts of NY

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul requested a federal Emergency Declaration from President Joe Biden due to severe weather devastation. [ more ]
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Sacramento Bee
19 hours ago
NYC politics

Por esto dieron las llaves de la ciudad de Fresno al mexicano Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez

The tradition of receiving the key to the city is a symbolic gesture of freedom to enter and exit the community at will. [ more ]
New York Post
12 hours ago
NYC politics

Exclusive | First legal challenges to Hochul's NYC congestion pricing pause set to be filed Thursday

Powerful congestion pricing supporters plan to sue Gov. Kathy Hochul over her 11th-hour pause of the first-in-the-nation tolls, according to two lawsuit drafts obtained by The Post Wednesday.
BKReader
18 hours ago
NYC politics

Mayor Will Not Downsize Clinton Hill Shelter Complex

Mayor Eric Adams nixed the idea of moving asylum seekers from the Clinton Hill emergency shelter complex to other locations across the city, following two separate shootings on July 21, during his weekly press conference in City Hall on Tuesday.
Brooklyn Eagle
1 day ago
NYC politics

Watchdog who criticized NYPD's handling of officer discipline resigns

Arva Rice resigned as the head of the Civilian Complaint Review Board amid controversy over NYPD oversight.
Rice's departure sparked debates on police accountability and criticisms from police reform advocates and union officials. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
NYC politics

Proposed Charter Revision Hints at Mayor Adams's Spat With City Council

The formation of a charter revision commission in response to concerns over legislation affecting police operations. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 day ago
NYC politics

Former Los Angeles mayor joins growing California governor race to succeed Gavin Newsom in 2026

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa announces candidacy for California governor in 2026. [ more ]
Streetsblog
2 days ago
NYC politics

Speeding Fuels Pedestrian Death Crisis As Council Stalls 'Sammy's Law' Changes - Streetsblog New York City

There were more traffic deaths in the first half of 2024 than the first six months of any year since former Mayor Bill de Blasio launched the city's "Vision Zero" initiative in 2014, according to a new report - and policymakers at the Department of Transportation believe that increased speeding is to blame.
#resignation
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board interim chair resigns amid reports Mayor Adams moved to push her out | amNewYork

Interim Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) Chair Arva Rice resigned amid reports Mayor Eric Adams pushed her out. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYC police watchdog leader resigns, goes out on 'own terms' after rift with Adams admin

Arva Rice resigned as interim chairwoman of the Civilian Complaint Review Board amid pressure from the Adams administration. [ more ]
Bronx Times
5 days ago
NYC politics

BREAKING: Bronx Assembly Member Kenny Burgos resigns - Bronx Times

Assembly Member Kenny Burgos of Bronx's 85th District announced his resignation to expand his family, opening a new chapter. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board interim chair resigns amid reports Mayor Adams moved to push her out | amNewYork

Interim Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) Chair Arva Rice resigned amid reports Mayor Eric Adams pushed her out. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYC police watchdog leader resigns, goes out on 'own terms' after rift with Adams admin

Arva Rice resigned as interim chairwoman of the Civilian Complaint Review Board amid pressure from the Adams administration. [ more ]
Bronx Times
5 days ago
NYC politics

BREAKING: Bronx Assembly Member Kenny Burgos resigns - Bronx Times

Assembly Member Kenny Burgos of Bronx's 85th District announced his resignation to expand his family, opening a new chapter. [ more ]
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BKReader
2 days ago
NYC politics

NY Dems Thank President Biden For Dropping Out of Race

Kamala Harris receives endorsements for presidential race despite mixed reactions. [ more ]
#mayor-eric-adams
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams endorses Kamala Harris hours after slamming her for border crisis

Mayor Eric Adams endorsed Kamala Harris for Democratic nominee despite prior criticism. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Essential services in NYC up and running despite worldwide Microsoft-CrowdStrike outage

Mayor Adams clarified the tech meltdown wasn't a cyberattack, but caused by a faulty software update affecting vital services globally. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

City Council files ballot proposal despite possible obstruction from Mayor's Charter Revision Commission

Voters may decide on whether 20 additional agency commissioners should require council's advice-and-consent, potentially changing appointment process in NYC. [ more ]
www.amny.com
6 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams, pols urge caution in Susan Zhuang bite case

Mayor Eric Adams refrains from condemning Council Member Zhuang following her arrest despite forceful criticism from other officials. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Everyone has a role': Mayor Adams says blame for political tensions amid Trump assassination attempt are shared by all | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams declined to solely blame Donald Trump for the politically tense environment, emphasizing that everyone shares responsibility for the current divisive climate. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Adams blasts 'sexist belief' FDNY boss Laura Kavanagh left job because of male-dominated culture

Mayor Adams defends Commissioner Kavanagh amid accusations of male-dominated FDNY culture impacting her departure. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams endorses Kamala Harris hours after slamming her for border crisis

Mayor Eric Adams endorsed Kamala Harris for Democratic nominee despite prior criticism. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Essential services in NYC up and running despite worldwide Microsoft-CrowdStrike outage

Mayor Adams clarified the tech meltdown wasn't a cyberattack, but caused by a faulty software update affecting vital services globally. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

City Council files ballot proposal despite possible obstruction from Mayor's Charter Revision Commission

Voters may decide on whether 20 additional agency commissioners should require council's advice-and-consent, potentially changing appointment process in NYC. [ more ]
www.amny.com
6 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams, pols urge caution in Susan Zhuang bite case

Mayor Eric Adams refrains from condemning Council Member Zhuang following her arrest despite forceful criticism from other officials. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Everyone has a role': Mayor Adams says blame for political tensions amid Trump assassination attempt are shared by all | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams declined to solely blame Donald Trump for the politically tense environment, emphasizing that everyone shares responsibility for the current divisive climate. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Adams blasts 'sexist belief' FDNY boss Laura Kavanagh left job because of male-dominated culture

Mayor Adams defends Commissioner Kavanagh amid accusations of male-dominated FDNY culture impacting her departure. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Chair of Police Oversight Board Resigns After Mayor Adams Pushes Her Out

The interim head of the C.C.R.B. in NY resigned after being forced out by the Mayor. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

NY Dems rush to throw support behind Kamala Harris, drag state's delegates with them

New York Democratic elites unite in support of Kamala Harris for presidential ticket. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 days ago
NYC politics

New York Dems see Joe Biden ending reelection bid as 'passing the torch' * Brooklyn Paper

Biden's decision praised for preventing Trump's second term [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams endorses VP Harris for president, less than 24 hours after declining to publicly do so | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris for the Democratic presidential ticket after initial hesitation, supporting her as the current Democratic nominee. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 days ago
NYC politics

Adams: Biden 'restored the soul of the nation'

President Biden's decades of service deserve gratitude, with Mayor Adams emphasizing working people's needs and the Democratic Party's focus on addressing concerns. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

Body found in fifth apparent drowning off NYC beach as pols call for more lifeguard hours: 'We will be here again'

Calls for increased safety measures at NYC beaches persist after yet another drowning incident. [ more ]
www.90min.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Man City fixtures for 2024/25 WSL season

Manchester City's fixtures for the 2024/25 Barclays Women's Super League have been revealed. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 days ago
NYC politics

Former Manhattan prison poised for affordable housing, per NYS plan

Sign up for our amNewYork email newsletter to get news, updates, and local insights delivered straight to your inbox!
New York Post
3 days ago
NYC politics

NY Dems are already lining up behind Kamala Harris to replace Biden - with 3 big exceptions

New York's Democratic leaders quickly coalesced around Vice President Kamala Harris to be the party's standard bearer for the White House after embattled President Biden announced he dropped out of the race.
New York Post
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYC councilman slapped with ethics complaint for mocking colleague who allegedly bit cop

These were some biting accusations.
City Limits
2 days ago
NYC politics

NYC Housing Calendar, July 22-29

City Limits rounds up the latest housing and land use-related events, public hearings and affordable housing lotteries that are ending soon.
BKReader
3 days ago
NYC politics

Jails Are Overcrowded Because Cases Take Too Long to Process, Report Says

Increasingly lengthy court case processing times inflate NYC's jail population, costing millions and violating detainees' rights. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 days ago
NYC politics

New York Dems see Joe Biden ending reelection bid as selflessly passing the torch' | amNewYork

President Biden endorsed VP Harris to succeed him, hailed for decision to prevent Trump from winning a second term. [ more ]
New York Post
3 days ago
NYC politics

Adams has NYPD playing whack-a-mole as crime drops in subway, rises on the street

Mayor Adams focuses on subway crime while violence rises above ground in Manhattan. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 days ago
NYC politics

Another big Bronx drug bust nets four arrests, $10 million in illegal cannabis and other drugs | amNewYork

Four people and nearly $10 million in illegal cannabis and substances seized in Bronx drug bust. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
NYC politics

Experts say NYPD's gang database needed more than ever as soft-on-crime pols look to shut it down

Left-leaning City Council member proposes legislation to abolish NYPD's Criminal Group Database despite law enforcement support. [ more ]
#economic-impact
New York Post
4 days ago
NYC politics

New York needs to pull the plug on its suicidal green energy goals before the blackouts hit

Gov. Hochul acknowledges New York won't meet 2030 green-energy goals but considers the goals worthy despite the significant challenge. [ more ]
New York Post
6 days ago
NYC politics

Two NY state prisons holding nearly 1K inmates to close later this year - sparking outrage

Closing upstate prisons sparks criticism over soft-on-crime policies [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
NYC politics

New York needs to pull the plug on its suicidal green energy goals before the blackouts hit

Gov. Hochul acknowledges New York won't meet 2030 green-energy goals but considers the goals worthy despite the significant challenge. [ more ]
New York Post
6 days ago
NYC politics

Two NY state prisons holding nearly 1K inmates to close later this year - sparking outrage

Closing upstate prisons sparks criticism over soft-on-crime policies [ more ]
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New York Post
5 days ago
NYC politics

'Blue screen of death' hits NYC gov't computers; jail cameras, arrest software down in 'unprecedented' global tech outage

A failed tech update by a cybersecurity firm caused widespread computer outages in NYC's government offices. [ more ]
New York Post
5 days ago
NYC politics

Exclusive | NYC Mayor Adams' administration asks for 'peaceful political process' in solidarity with Trump

Mayor Adams' administration urges peaceful political process post-assassination attempt on Trump. [ more ]
BKReader
5 days ago
NYC politics

Judge Stops Bus Service Cuts After Lawsuit

State court judge halts MTA's bus service reduction in Brooklyn, the Bronx, and Manhattan following a lawsuit.
Legal efforts aim to prevent MTA from cutting bus services and emphasize transparency in decision-making. [ more ]
#crime-reduction
New York Post
5 days ago
NYC politics

Cheer the city's progress in fighting subway crime - but will it last?

Surging more cops into subways has reduced crime, but challenges remain for long-term sustainability. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Weapons scanners 'coming soon' to NYC's subways as officials tout transit crime dip

Straphangers may soon see weapons scanners in NYC subways as crime decreases. [ more ]
New York Post
5 days ago
NYC politics

Cheer the city's progress in fighting subway crime - but will it last?

Surging more cops into subways has reduced crime, but challenges remain for long-term sustainability. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Weapons scanners 'coming soon' to NYC's subways as officials tout transit crime dip

Straphangers may soon see weapons scanners in NYC subways as crime decreases. [ more ]
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www.amny.com
5 days ago
NYC politics

Critical NYC services mostly unaffected by global tech outage: city officials | amNewYork

City systems operational amid software outage, not a cyber attack. [ more ]
#crowdstrike
www.amny.com
5 days ago
NYC politics

Global tech outage results in delays at New York's airports; cyberattack ruled out | amNewYork

New York airports experience delays from global internet outage due to faulty Windows update. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor gives update on Windows outage: not cyberattack, critical systems fine

The Windows 'blue screen of death' issue in NYC was caused by a faulty update by CrowdStrike, not a cyberattack, with minimal impact on critical city functions. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 days ago
NYC politics

Global tech outage results in delays at New York's airports; cyberattack ruled out | amNewYork

New York airports experience delays from global internet outage due to faulty Windows update. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
5 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor gives update on Windows outage: not cyberattack, critical systems fine

The Windows 'blue screen of death' issue in NYC was caused by a faulty update by CrowdStrike, not a cyberattack, with minimal impact on critical city functions. [ more ]
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Secret NYC
3 months ago
NYC politics

AI Firearm-Detecting Metal Detectors To Appear In NYC Subway Stations Over The Next Few Days

Mayor Eric Adams piloting AI firearm-detecting metal detectors in NYC subway stations to enhance safety and combat crime. [ more ]
BKReader
1 week ago
NYC politics

NYC Subways to Roll Out Weapon Metal Detectors For Enhanced Safety

Subway security measures in NYC are being increased through weapon detection systems. [ more ]
New York Post
6 days ago
NYC politics

Andrew Cuomo pays pollster $67K as he plots political comeback, eyes run for NYC mayor

Andrew Cuomo's campaign account paid for polling to test his popularity for a potential political comeback, including a rumored run for New York City mayor. [ more ]
BKReader
6 days ago
NYC politics

City of Yes: A Little More Housing in Every Neighborhood

Building more housing is essential to address New York City's housing crisis. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
6 days ago
NYC politics

Mayor holds back on condemnation after Council Member Susan Zhuang's arrest for alleged assault on NYPD officer * Brooklyn Paper

Mayor Eric Adams refrains from condemning City Council Member Susan Zhuang, highlighting her previous support for the NYPD despite her recent arrest. [ more ]
BKReader
6 days ago
NYC politics

Transit Crime Down 7.8% Compared to 2023

Crime in NYC subways has decreased significantly over the past year, with efforts focused on increasing safety through additional police presence and cracking down on fare evasion. [ more ]
#legislation
www.amny.com
6 days ago
NYC politics

Advice-and-consent: City Council submits legislation for ballot referendum on checking mayoral appointment power | amNewYork

The City Council submitted legislation to expand its power over mayoral appointments, which, if approved by voters, would increase transparency and public input. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

New York adds more judges to reduce court backlogs

Expanding judges in Family and Civil Courts in NYC to alleviate backlog of cases. [ more ]
www.amny.com
6 days ago
NYC politics

Advice-and-consent: City Council submits legislation for ballot referendum on checking mayoral appointment power | amNewYork

The City Council submitted legislation to expand its power over mayoral appointments, which, if approved by voters, would increase transparency and public input. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

New York adds more judges to reduce court backlogs

Expanding judges in Family and Civil Courts in NYC to alleviate backlog of cases. [ more ]
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BKReader
6 days ago
NYC politics

MTA Reduced Brooklyn Bus Service After Congestion Pricing Was Nixed, Lawsuit Says

MTA cuts 10% bus services after congestion pricing delay, sparking lawsuit for lack of public notice and violating state law. [ more ]
Just The News
6 days ago
NYC politics

Brooklyn councilwoman arrested and charged after allegedly biting NYPD officer at protest: Police

Assault on NYPD officer during protest against homeless shelter in Brooklyn. [ more ]
Politics NY
1 week ago
NYC politics

NYC will start rolling out AI metal detectors in subways over 'next few days,' Adams says

NYC to introduce AI-powered metal detectors at subway turnstiles to detect guns. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

Hochul reaffirms support for Biden, says he has 'delivered for New York'

Gov. Kathy Hochul expresses strong support for President Joe Biden's leadership and vision for the country. [ more ]
Cbsnews
6 days ago
NYC politics

NYC Council member accused of biting NYPD official at Brooklyn protest speaks out

Protesters oppose a homeless shelter in Brooklyn near schools and daycares. A council member was arrested after allegedly biting a police officer during a scuffle. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 days ago
NYC politics

Adams: Never acceptable to bite a police officer

Violence against police officers is unacceptable, even in moments of protest. [ more ]
Brownstoner
6 days ago
NYC politics

Brooklyn News: Greenpoint, Flatbush See Some of City's Fastest Tree Growth

New York City bill would mandate air conditioning for tenants, Brooklyn BP wants mayor to do more to reduce parking, and more Brooklyn news.
BKReader
1 week ago
NYC politics

Adams Denounces Assassination Attempt on Trump

Addressing youth radicalization and the impact of social media on political climate. [ more ]
Bronx Times
1 week ago
NYC politics

'It's been building for a while now': The Bronx is in the midst of a residential renaissance - Bronx Times

The Bronx is experiencing a surge in new housing developments, particularly in Mott Haven, known for its accessibility to Manhattan. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Who's running? 2025 NYC mayor's race already cranking up as more Democrats consider challenging Mayor Adams | amNewYork

2025 NYC mayoral race unofficially begins with strong fundraising by potential challengers to Mayor Eric Adams.
Incumbent Mayor Eric Adams holds significant cash advantage over potential rivals despite their impressive fundraising efforts. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Eric Garner Remembered on the 10th Anniversary of His Death

The deaths of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, and George Floyd have sparked significant protests and calls for changes in policing practices and accountability over the last decade. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Democratic Socialist, staunch Israel critic Assemblyman Zohran Mamdani eying run for NYC mayor

Democratic Socialist Queens Assemblyman Zohran Mamdani is considering a run for mayor amid controversy over his anti-Israel stance. [ more ]
Bronx Times
1 week ago
NYC politics

Four Bronx community boards support City of Yes for Housing Opportunity, while seven oppose - Bronx Times

The City of Yes housing initiative faces resistance from many Bronx community boards, while certain neighborhoods lead in affordable housing construction. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

New York City Tenants Are Entitled to Heat. What About Air-Conditioning?

City councilman proposes bill for landlords to provide air-conditioning units to tenants during summer, with fines for noncompliance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Four Tornadoes Touch Down in Upstate New York, Killing 1

Towns across upstate New York were reeling on Wednesday after four tornadoes touched down Tuesday night, destroying buildings and killing at least one person, Gov. Kathy Hochul said Wednesday.
Brooklyn Eagle
1 week ago
NYC politics

Primary challengers to Adams raised significant campaign funds

Prominent Brooklyn Democrats are raising significant funds to challenge Mayor Eric Adams in the upcoming primary election. [ more ]
BKReader
1 week ago
NYC politics

Governor Begins Listening Tour Tackling Smartphone Use in Schools

Governor Hochul is starting a listening tour to address smartphone use in schools, aiming to develop effective solutions for mental health and academic success. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

It May Feel Like 100 Degrees in New York on Tuesday

New York City under heat advisory with temperatures feeling as hot as 100 degrees. Mayor warns of potential risks and encourages use of cooling centers and extended pool hours. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Work requirements reinstituted for NYC's extra cash benefit for poor

Reinstated work requirements for low-income residents in NYC for cash assistance program, aiming to manage unprecedented demand and ensure support for essential needs. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Scenes From Milwaukee as the R.N.C. Begins

Republican National Convention in Milwaukee this week [ more ]
BKReader
1 week ago
NYC politics

City to Stop Cash Assistance For Residents Who Fail to Meet Work Requirements, Report Says

New York City Department of Social Services will cut safety net benefits for lowest-income residents failing to meet work requirements. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Op-Ed | City of Yes: A little more housing in every neighborhood | amNewYork

The key solution to the generational housing crisis in New York City is to build more homes in every neighborhood. [ more ]
BKReader
1 week ago
NYC politics

MTA to Implement Plan to Keep Riders Cool Amid Soaring Temperatures

MTA prioritizes air conditioning in subway cars during extreme heat for New Yorkers' comfort and safety. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Legendary Post columnist Cindy Adams finally receives her high school diploma - just '800 years too late'

It's never too late to graduate. [ more ]
News 12 - Long Island
1 week ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams, city agencies hold briefing amid extreme heat in Brooklyn

New Yorkers advised to take heat wave seriously [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Hochul kicks off 'listening tour' as she mulls statewide ban on phones in schools

Gov. Kathy Hochul plans to combat harmful smartphone use in schools with a potential statewide ban, recognizing the impact of excessive phone use on students' education and mental health. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 week ago
NYC politics

Candidates weighing runs against Mayor Adams raise sizable campaign cash in first filing of 2025 race | amNewYork

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Flipboard
1 week ago
NYC politics

3 people shot in Brooklyn | Flipboard

Three people were shot on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, the NYPD said.
FOX 5 NY's Briella Tomassetti has the details.
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New York Post
1 week ago
NYC politics

Race for New York City mayor unofficially kicks off with first round of fundraising

And they're off!
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The unofficial start to the 2025 mayoral election is kicking off on Monday with candidates in the already crowded field set to release fundraising figures.
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