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ABC News
1 month ago
New York City

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

New York City Mayor Eric Adams receives a rat infestation ticket for the fifth time on his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
Newsday
1 month ago
New York City

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

Mayor Eric Adams was issued a fifth rat violation at his Brooklyn property despite claiming to prioritize cleanliness. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

Mayor Eric Adams received his fifth rodent violation for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
ABC News
1 month ago
New York City

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

New York City Mayor Eric Adams receives a rat infestation ticket for the fifth time on his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
Newsday
1 month ago
New York City

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

Mayor Eric Adams was issued a fifth rat violation at his Brooklyn property despite claiming to prioritize cleanliness. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC's rat-hating mayor, Eric Adams, is once again ticketed for rats at his Brooklyn property

Mayor Eric Adams received his fifth rodent violation for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
morerat-infestation
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Mayor Promises Continued Internet Access for 1 Million Households

NYC Mayor Eric Adams commits to providing high-speed internet for 1 million households as federal program ends. [ more ]
#nypd
Boston 25 News
2 months ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
Intelligencer
2 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams Applauds NYPD After Violent Arrests of Pro-Palestinian Demonstrators

The NYPD arrested pro-Palestinian protesters in Bay Ridge, with videos showing violent acts including punching and tackling. [ more ]
Newsday
2 months ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration despite controversial video footage. [ more ]
Newsday
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams plans 1,200 additional NYPD academy recruits; 2,400 rookie cops to hit streets in 2025

Mayor Eric Adams plans to double the size of the 2024 NYPD recruiting class to decrease violent crimes. [ more ]
Dailycaller
3 months ago
New York City

'That's Not Gonna Work On Me': Eric Adams Interview Goes Off The Rails During Debate On NYC Cop's Murder

Democratic Mayor Eric Adams debated 'The Breakfast Club' podcast hosts on NYPD officer's death.
Lawyer criticized Adams and NYPD for 'sensationalizing crime' while ignoring fatal shootings by officers.
Adams pointed to rising crime rates in NYC and discussed tragedies faced by families. [ more ]
Truthout
6 months ago
NYC politics

"Wrong Side of History": NYC Mayor Eric Adams Vetoes Ban on Solitary Confinement

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has vetoed bills that would have banned solitary confinement in city jails and increased oversight of the NYPD.
The bills passed the NYC Council with enough votes to override the veto. [ more ]
Boston 25 News
2 months ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
Intelligencer
2 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams Applauds NYPD After Violent Arrests of Pro-Palestinian Demonstrators

The NYPD arrested pro-Palestinian protesters in Bay Ridge, with videos showing violent acts including punching and tackling. [ more ]
Newsday
2 months ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration despite controversial video footage. [ more ]
Newsday
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams plans 1,200 additional NYPD academy recruits; 2,400 rookie cops to hit streets in 2025

Mayor Eric Adams plans to double the size of the 2024 NYPD recruiting class to decrease violent crimes. [ more ]
Dailycaller
3 months ago
New York City

'That's Not Gonna Work On Me': Eric Adams Interview Goes Off The Rails During Debate On NYC Cop's Murder

Democratic Mayor Eric Adams debated 'The Breakfast Club' podcast hosts on NYPD officer's death.
Lawyer criticized Adams and NYPD for 'sensationalizing crime' while ignoring fatal shootings by officers.
Adams pointed to rising crime rates in NYC and discussed tragedies faced by families. [ more ]
Truthout
6 months ago
NYC politics

"Wrong Side of History": NYC Mayor Eric Adams Vetoes Ban on Solitary Confinement

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has vetoed bills that would have banned solitary confinement in city jails and increased oversight of the NYPD.
The bills passed the NYC Council with enough votes to override the veto. [ more ]
morenypd
#zellnor-myrie
New York Amsterdam News
2 months ago
NYC politics

Coming for Mr. Mayor: Brooklyn's Sen. Myrie announces his bid for 2025

Senator Zellnor Myrie launched an exploratory committee to potentially run for Mayor of NYC in 2025. [ more ]
Audacy
2 months ago
NYC politics

Adams faces potential 2025 challenge as Brooklyn Sen. Zellnor Myrie claims he's better suited to tackle subway crime, migrant crisis

Progressive Democrat Zellnor Myrie considering running for NYC mayor in 2025, aiming to provide new leadership and challenge current mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 months ago
Brooklyn

State senator Zellnor Myrie launches committee to explore 2025 mayoral run * Brooklyn Paper

State Sen. Zellnor Myrie launches exploratory committee to challenge Mayor Eric Adams in 2025 Democratic mayoral primary. [ more ]
New York Amsterdam News
2 months ago
NYC politics

Coming for Mr. Mayor: Brooklyn's Sen. Myrie announces his bid for 2025

Senator Zellnor Myrie launched an exploratory committee to potentially run for Mayor of NYC in 2025. [ more ]
Audacy
2 months ago
NYC politics

Adams faces potential 2025 challenge as Brooklyn Sen. Zellnor Myrie claims he's better suited to tackle subway crime, migrant crisis

Progressive Democrat Zellnor Myrie considering running for NYC mayor in 2025, aiming to provide new leadership and challenge current mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 months ago
Brooklyn

State senator Zellnor Myrie launches committee to explore 2025 mayoral run * Brooklyn Paper

State Sen. Zellnor Myrie launches exploratory committee to challenge Mayor Eric Adams in 2025 Democratic mayoral primary. [ more ]
morezellnor-myrie
#pope-francis
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Eric Adams meets Pope Francis in Vatican City

Meeting between New York City Mayor Eric Adams and Pope Francis at the Vatican. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams set to meet Pope Francis during trip to Rome this week

Mayor Eric Adams will travel to Italy to attend the World Meeting on Human Fraternity organized by Pope Francis. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Eric Adams meets Pope Francis in Vatican City

Meeting between New York City Mayor Eric Adams and Pope Francis at the Vatican. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams set to meet Pope Francis during trip to Rome this week

Mayor Eric Adams will travel to Italy to attend the World Meeting on Human Fraternity organized by Pope Francis. [ more ]
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BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

City Kicks Off Cannabis Shop Inspections, Dispels Arsenic Poisoning

Mayor Adams launches citywide operation to shut down unlicensed cannabis shops and addresses arsenic poisoning in NYCHA housing complex. [ more ]
The Nation
2 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams Is the Lying Face of the Campus Crackdown

Eric Adams has a history of extensive lying, comparable to famous fictional and real-life liars, with little regard for truth. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams under pressure to divulge details on outside agitators' at campus protests

Eric Adams faces pressure to disclose details on non-students arrested at campus protests. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams Berated on Plane Over Israel Support: F*ck You! You're Always Partying!'

Activist confronts NYC Mayor Eric Adams on plane, accusing him of supporting genocide in Gaza. [ more ]
#city-council
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

'City of No?' Mayor Adams plan to NYC boost economy under fire by City Council

Mayor Eric Adams facing pushback on economic proposal from City Council. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit pending? City Council empowers Speaker Adams to sue Mayor Adams over housing voucher inaction | amNewYork

The City Council has passed a resolution giving Council Speaker Adrienne Adams the power to sue Mayor Eric Adams' administration over its refusal to enact laws expanding access to city housing vouchers.
The resolution allows the council to pursue legal action, but no final decision has been made on whether to take the mayor to court. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams blames political problems on race, compares himself to Jesus: 'That's why people are hating on me'

Mayor Eric Adams compares himself to Jesus and claims critics are attacking his administration because it is diverse.
Adams is facing challenges including a migrant crisis, clashes with the City Council, and an FBI investigation into his campaign. [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Dismisses Council's Override on 2025 Reelection Bid

Mayor Eric Adams loses battle with City Council as they vote to override his vetoes on criminal justice reform bills.
Adams continues to prioritize public safety over his own political career, stating that his focus is on protection and preventing harm to innocent people in New York City. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

Adams vs. Adams: New York's Top Democrats Clash on City's Path

City Council speaker Adrienne Adams has emerged as a critic of Mayor Eric Adams, leading the Council in overriding his vetoes of two bills.
Adams has questioned the mayor's management of the budget and criticized his approach to handling migrants, prompting the Council to pass bills against his objections. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams' fight with NYC Council over controversial cop reporting bill gets snippy at back-to-back press conferences

Some City Council members wish they could vote their conscience and support Mayor Eric Adams' crusade against the controversial cop bill.
The mayor claims that some council members have said their constituents don't believe in the bill and view it as harmful. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

'City of No?' Mayor Adams plan to NYC boost economy under fire by City Council

Mayor Eric Adams facing pushback on economic proposal from City Council. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

Lawsuit pending? City Council empowers Speaker Adams to sue Mayor Adams over housing voucher inaction | amNewYork

The City Council has passed a resolution giving Council Speaker Adrienne Adams the power to sue Mayor Eric Adams' administration over its refusal to enact laws expanding access to city housing vouchers.
The resolution allows the council to pursue legal action, but no final decision has been made on whether to take the mayor to court. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams blames political problems on race, compares himself to Jesus: 'That's why people are hating on me'

Mayor Eric Adams compares himself to Jesus and claims critics are attacking his administration because it is diverse.
Adams is facing challenges including a migrant crisis, clashes with the City Council, and an FBI investigation into his campaign. [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Dismisses Council's Override on 2025 Reelection Bid

Mayor Eric Adams loses battle with City Council as they vote to override his vetoes on criminal justice reform bills.
Adams continues to prioritize public safety over his own political career, stating that his focus is on protection and preventing harm to innocent people in New York City. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

Adams vs. Adams: New York's Top Democrats Clash on City's Path

City Council speaker Adrienne Adams has emerged as a critic of Mayor Eric Adams, leading the Council in overriding his vetoes of two bills.
Adams has questioned the mayor's management of the budget and criticized his approach to handling migrants, prompting the Council to pass bills against his objections. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams' fight with NYC Council over controversial cop reporting bill gets snippy at back-to-back press conferences

Some City Council members wish they could vote their conscience and support Mayor Eric Adams' crusade against the controversial cop bill.
The mayor claims that some council members have said their constituents don't believe in the bill and view it as harmful. [ more ]
morecity-council
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Adams plans to give NYC bureaucrats $2.1B raise as he pushes program cuts over migrant crisis

Mayor Eric Adams approved a retroactive 16.2% pay increase for over 100,000 non-union employees, costing taxpayers $2.1 billion through fiscal 2028. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Defends Faulty AI Chatbot, Interview on Breakfast Club

Mayor Eric Adams defended use of AI chatbot despite providing incorrect information.
Adams acknowledges issues with the chatbot but sees it as a necessary step for improvement.
Adams addressed criticism on crime, migrants, Rikers Island, and police misconduct without directly responding to specific points. [ more ]
#baptism
Black Enterprise
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Receives Jailhouse Baptism From Al Sharpton On Good Friday

Mayor Adams was baptized at Rikers Island on Good Friday by Reverend Al Sharpton.
Adams spent time with incarcerated men, emphasizing personal growth and support for their recommitment to positive paths. [ more ]
USA TODAY
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams baptized by the Rev. Al Sharpton at Rikers Island

Mayor Eric Adams was baptized at Rikers Island by Rev. Al Sharpton, emphasizing the belief that one's current circumstances do not define them.
Despite pressure to close Rikers Island, Mayor Adams faces challenges in meeting the proposed deadline of August 2027. [ more ]
AP News
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City's mayor gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Eric Adams received a jailhouse baptism at Rikers Island from Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday.
Adams emphasized the importance of not defining individuals by their current circumstances during the ceremony. [ more ]
Black Enterprise
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Receives Jailhouse Baptism From Al Sharpton On Good Friday

Mayor Adams was baptized at Rikers Island on Good Friday by Reverend Al Sharpton.
Adams spent time with incarcerated men, emphasizing personal growth and support for their recommitment to positive paths. [ more ]
USA TODAY
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams baptized by the Rev. Al Sharpton at Rikers Island

Mayor Eric Adams was baptized at Rikers Island by Rev. Al Sharpton, emphasizing the belief that one's current circumstances do not define them.
Despite pressure to close Rikers Island, Mayor Adams faces challenges in meeting the proposed deadline of August 2027. [ more ]
AP News
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City's mayor gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Eric Adams received a jailhouse baptism at Rikers Island from Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday.
Adams emphasized the importance of not defining individuals by their current circumstances during the ceremony. [ more ]
morebaptism
#new-york-city
The Seattle Times
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York starts distributing debit cards to migrants, despite uproar

New York City is implementing a program to provide migrant families with debit cards for food and baby supplies.
The program has faced backlash over concerns of potential fraud and preferential treatment, but city officials aim to address rising housing and food costs. [ more ]
City & State NY
3 months ago
NYC politics

Editor's Note: Perception is NYC's greatest challenge - and it's Eric Adams' too

Mayor Eric Adams sends regular emails highlighting city accomplishments.
New Yorkers' perceptions of life post-COVID-19 are mixed, with concerns over safety and handling of issues. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
NYC politics

They're greedy and they're crooky, the FBI thinks they're ooky... Democrats warn Eric Adams' shady inner circle is threat to re-election

Shady characters surround NYC's mayor Eric Adams.
FBI investigating advisor Winnie Greco for potential illegal activities.
Democratic strategists express concerns about Adams' inner circle affecting his re-election in 2025. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
East Bay real estate

Affordable 2-bedroom apartments for middle-class families in NYC no longer exist

Mayor Eric Adams emphasizes housing affordability for families, but the city's focus on studios and one-bedroom units may not align with family needs. [ more ]
The Daily Wire
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams Says New York City Is Handcuffed By Sanctuary City Laws Amid Migrant Crisis

New York City's Democratic Mayor Eric Adams believes that the city's sanctuary city laws and policies have limited his ability to address the migrant crisis and provide assistance to immigrants.
Adams expressed frustration with the legal restrictions that prevent him from notifying Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or deporting individuals who engage in criminal behavior.
The city is facing a lawsuit for not expanding the housing voucher program to accommodate the growing number of homeless immigrants. [ more ]
The Jerusalem Post | JPost.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams on Israeli hostages: bring them home

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators confront NYC Mayor Eric Adams
Adams responds by calling for the release of hostages held by Hamas [ more ]
The Seattle Times
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York starts distributing debit cards to migrants, despite uproar

New York City is implementing a program to provide migrant families with debit cards for food and baby supplies.
The program has faced backlash over concerns of potential fraud and preferential treatment, but city officials aim to address rising housing and food costs. [ more ]
City & State NY
3 months ago
NYC politics

Editor's Note: Perception is NYC's greatest challenge - and it's Eric Adams' too

Mayor Eric Adams sends regular emails highlighting city accomplishments.
New Yorkers' perceptions of life post-COVID-19 are mixed, with concerns over safety and handling of issues. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
NYC politics

They're greedy and they're crooky, the FBI thinks they're ooky... Democrats warn Eric Adams' shady inner circle is threat to re-election

Shady characters surround NYC's mayor Eric Adams.
FBI investigating advisor Winnie Greco for potential illegal activities.
Democratic strategists express concerns about Adams' inner circle affecting his re-election in 2025. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
East Bay real estate

Affordable 2-bedroom apartments for middle-class families in NYC no longer exist

Mayor Eric Adams emphasizes housing affordability for families, but the city's focus on studios and one-bedroom units may not align with family needs. [ more ]
The Daily Wire
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams Says New York City Is Handcuffed By Sanctuary City Laws Amid Migrant Crisis

New York City's Democratic Mayor Eric Adams believes that the city's sanctuary city laws and policies have limited his ability to address the migrant crisis and provide assistance to immigrants.
Adams expressed frustration with the legal restrictions that prevent him from notifying Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or deporting individuals who engage in criminal behavior.
The city is facing a lawsuit for not expanding the housing voucher program to accommodate the growing number of homeless immigrants. [ more ]
The Jerusalem Post | JPost.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams on Israeli hostages: bring them home

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators confront NYC Mayor Eric Adams
Adams responds by calling for the release of hostages held by Hamas [ more ]
morenew-york-city
Ny1
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams headed to southern border

Adams is heading to the Southern border to highlight NYC's response to the migrant crisis.
More than 184,000 migrants have arrived in NYC, with 64,000 still in the city's care. [ more ]
#lawsuit
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
NYC politics

New York City mayor Eric Adams faces sexual assault lawsuit

The lawsuit accuses NYC Mayor Eric Adams of sexually assaulting a woman in 1993 and demanding a sexual favor for career advancement. Adams vehemently denies the allegations. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams accuser shares graphic details in alleged sexual assault in new suit, calls mayor a 'predator'

Detailed allegations of sexual assault against NYC Mayor Eric Adams
Adams denied the allegations [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Sued For Not Complying With Housing Laws

The Legal Aid Society has filed a lawsuit against NYC Mayor Eric Adams and the city to compel the implementation of housing voucher reforms.
The lawsuit was filed on behalf of eligible New Yorkers who are barred from accessing the City Fighting Homelessness and Eviction Prevention Supplement (CityFHEPS) program. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Marketing

NYC Mayor Eric Adams sues Facebook, Instagram, others for fueling youth mental health crisis

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has filed a lawsuit against social media companies including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, and TikTok for allegedly fueling a youth mental health crisis.
The lawsuit alleges that the companies purposely designed their platforms to manipulate and addict children and teens to social media applications. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
Marketing

NYC takes 5 social media giants to court over deteriorating mental health of city's youth | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams has sued five major social media companies, accusing them of negatively impacting youth mental health.
The lawsuit alleges that the companies intentionally designed their platforms with addictive and dangerous features that have fueled mental health issues among young people. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
NYC politics

New York City mayor Eric Adams faces sexual assault lawsuit

The lawsuit accuses NYC Mayor Eric Adams of sexually assaulting a woman in 1993 and demanding a sexual favor for career advancement. Adams vehemently denies the allegations. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams accuser shares graphic details in alleged sexual assault in new suit, calls mayor a 'predator'

Detailed allegations of sexual assault against NYC Mayor Eric Adams
Adams denied the allegations [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Sued For Not Complying With Housing Laws

The Legal Aid Society has filed a lawsuit against NYC Mayor Eric Adams and the city to compel the implementation of housing voucher reforms.
The lawsuit was filed on behalf of eligible New Yorkers who are barred from accessing the City Fighting Homelessness and Eviction Prevention Supplement (CityFHEPS) program. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Marketing

NYC Mayor Eric Adams sues Facebook, Instagram, others for fueling youth mental health crisis

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has filed a lawsuit against social media companies including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, and TikTok for allegedly fueling a youth mental health crisis.
The lawsuit alleges that the companies purposely designed their platforms to manipulate and addict children and teens to social media applications. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
Marketing

NYC takes 5 social media giants to court over deteriorating mental health of city's youth | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams has sued five major social media companies, accusing them of negatively impacting youth mental health.
The lawsuit alleges that the companies intentionally designed their platforms with addictive and dangerous features that have fueled mental health issues among young people. [ more ]
morelawsuit
#nyc
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams gets flagged on X after claiming New Yorkers call Big Apple 'Port-Au-Prince of America'

New Yorkers do not refer to NYC as the Port-Au-Prince of America
Mayor Eric Adams' claim was flagged as untrue by fact-checkers [ more ]
Fox News
4 months ago
NYC politics

NYC mayor continues calls for sanctuary city amendment to allow deportation of violent illegal immigrants

Mayor Eric Adams seeks to tighten NYC's sanctuary laws for violent criminal illegal migrants.
Adams advocates for modifying sanctuary city law to deport those who commit felonies or violent acts. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Eric Adams gets flagged on X after claiming New Yorkers call Big Apple 'Port-Au-Prince of America'

New Yorkers do not refer to NYC as the Port-Au-Prince of America
Mayor Eric Adams' claim was flagged as untrue by fact-checkers [ more ]
Fox News
4 months ago
NYC politics

NYC mayor continues calls for sanctuary city amendment to allow deportation of violent illegal immigrants

Mayor Eric Adams seeks to tighten NYC's sanctuary laws for violent criminal illegal migrants.
Adams advocates for modifying sanctuary city law to deport those who commit felonies or violent acts. [ more ]
morenyc
BKReader
4 months ago
NYC politics

Adams Questioned on FBI Raid on Aide's Home, Subway Safety

Adams dodged questions about advisor's FBI raid.
Adams emphasized police visibility in subways. [ more ]
Fox News
4 months ago
NYC politics

Migrant crime forcing 'dramatic' political shift as NYC mayor calls for sanctuary law changes: Benson

Sanctuary cities politics are evolving due to increasing migrant crime.
Even left-leaning cities like Chicago are reevaluating sanctuary status. [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
Education

Mayor Praises City Ops After Nor'easter, Banks Blames IBM For Remote School Snafu

Mayor Eric Adams is pleased with NYC agencies for handling the nor'easter, but the Department of Education Chancellor blamed IBM for remote school issues.
Adams praised the Department of Sanitation for their snow removal efforts and emphasized the importance of keeping the streets clean. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams suspends migrant evictions during snowstorm

Mayor Eric Adams paused a controversial rule that forces migrants to re-apply for a shelter spot after 30 or 60 days
The pause in evictions was announced due to a nor'easter snowstorm hitting the city [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Congestion pricing will sting upstate communities - and New York City itself

Mayor Adams faces criticism for his handling of migrant policies and public transit tolling program.
Critics argue that congestion pricing will contribute to the mass exodus of residents from New York City. [ more ]
#kyrie-irving
TMZ
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Takes Shot At NYC Mayor Eric Adams During Mavs-Nets Game

Kyrie Irving scored 36 points against his former team, the Nets, and took a jab at NYC Mayor Eric Adams during the game.
Irving's comment was referring to Adams' COVID-19 vaccine mandate policy, which prevented Irving from playing in home games or games in New York since he chose not to get vaccinated. [ more ]
Dailycaller
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Blames New York City Mayor Eric Adams For Brooklyn Exit

Irving blames NYC Mayor Eric Adams for his limited playing time in Brooklyn.
Irving's inability to play at home was a major factor in the downfall of the Brooklyn Nets superstar trio. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Admits to Courtside Fans He Left Brooklyn Nets Over NY Vaccine Requirements: Thank Mayor Adams for That'

Kyrie Irving blames New York City Mayor Eric Adams for his departure from the Brooklyn Nets due to vaccine restrictions.
Irving scored 36 points in his first game back in Brooklyn since being traded to the Dallas Mavericks. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving's bizarrely blames Eric Adams for rocky Nets tenure in courtside jab

Kyrie Irving blames Mayor Eric Adams for his inconsistent performance with the Nets.
Irving was heckled by a fan who questioned why he didn't play like he did with the Nets. [ more ]
Fadeaway World
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Takes A Shot At New York Mayor While Being Heckled By Fans In Brooklyn

Kyrie Irving takes a shot at NYC mayor Eric Adams during his return to Barclays Center.
Irving's refusal to get vaccinated and the controversies surrounding it were major issues during his time with the Brooklyn Nets. [ more ]
TMZ
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Takes Shot At NYC Mayor Eric Adams During Mavs-Nets Game

Kyrie Irving scored 36 points against his former team, the Nets, and took a jab at NYC Mayor Eric Adams during the game.
Irving's comment was referring to Adams' COVID-19 vaccine mandate policy, which prevented Irving from playing in home games or games in New York since he chose not to get vaccinated. [ more ]
Dailycaller
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Blames New York City Mayor Eric Adams For Brooklyn Exit

Irving blames NYC Mayor Eric Adams for his limited playing time in Brooklyn.
Irving's inability to play at home was a major factor in the downfall of the Brooklyn Nets superstar trio. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Admits to Courtside Fans He Left Brooklyn Nets Over NY Vaccine Requirements: Thank Mayor Adams for That'

Kyrie Irving blames New York City Mayor Eric Adams for his departure from the Brooklyn Nets due to vaccine restrictions.
Irving scored 36 points in his first game back in Brooklyn since being traded to the Dallas Mavericks. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving's bizarrely blames Eric Adams for rocky Nets tenure in courtside jab

Kyrie Irving blames Mayor Eric Adams for his inconsistent performance with the Nets.
Irving was heckled by a fan who questioned why he didn't play like he did with the Nets. [ more ]
Fadeaway World
5 months ago
Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving Takes A Shot At New York Mayor While Being Heckled By Fans In Brooklyn

Kyrie Irving takes a shot at NYC mayor Eric Adams during his return to Barclays Center.
Irving's refusal to get vaccinated and the controversies surrounding it were major issues during his time with the Brooklyn Nets. [ more ]
morekyrie-irving
#migrant-crisis
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams' pathetic 'They hate me' cry

Mayor Eric Adams blames his political problems on race and compares himself to Jesus Christ.
New Yorkers are upset with Mayor Adams for his handling of the migrant crisis and public safety threats. [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Projects Bold Vision for Future at State of the City

Mayor Eric Adams projected an optimistic vision for the future at his third State of the City.
Adams highlighted accomplishments and future goals for the city, but did not address controversies or the migrant crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams touts 'real results' on crime, migrant crisis and calls for e-bike regulation in State of the City address

Mayor Eric Adams touts progress in tackling crime and the migrant crisis during his State of the City address.
Adams unveils plans for a crackdown on social media companies and dangerous delivery bike services. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams' pathetic 'They hate me' cry

Mayor Eric Adams blames his political problems on race and compares himself to Jesus Christ.
New Yorkers are upset with Mayor Adams for his handling of the migrant crisis and public safety threats. [ more ]
BKReader
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Projects Bold Vision for Future at State of the City

Mayor Eric Adams projected an optimistic vision for the future at his third State of the City.
Adams highlighted accomplishments and future goals for the city, but did not address controversies or the migrant crisis. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams touts 'real results' on crime, migrant crisis and calls for e-bike regulation in State of the City address

Mayor Eric Adams touts progress in tackling crime and the migrant crisis during his State of the City address.
Adams unveils plans for a crackdown on social media companies and dangerous delivery bike services. [ more ]
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New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC note to Eric Adams: You're not criticized because you're 'chocolate' or 'Jesus'

Eric Adams blames race for his political problems but maybe it's because nobody likes a whiner.
Adams has yet to establish a core theme for his mayoralty and lacks coherence in his actions. [ more ]
#racial-diversity
Christianpost
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams likens self to Jesus at town hall event

New York City Mayor Eric Adams compared himself to Jesus Christ and suggested people are hating on him because he has appointed many minorities into positions of power.
Adams used the diversity of his administration to justify the hate, saying that having a team of diverse individuals is representative of the city. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Hey, Senor Swagger Mayor Adams: Quit bellyaching and 'get stuff done'

Eric Adams complains about media coverage and claims there is a conspiracy against him
Adams highlights the racial diversity in his administration as a response to criticism [ more ]
Christianpost
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams likens self to Jesus at town hall event

New York City Mayor Eric Adams compared himself to Jesus Christ and suggested people are hating on him because he has appointed many minorities into positions of power.
Adams used the diversity of his administration to justify the hate, saying that having a team of diverse individuals is representative of the city. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
NYC politics

Hey, Senor Swagger Mayor Adams: Quit bellyaching and 'get stuff done'

Eric Adams complains about media coverage and claims there is a conspiracy against him
Adams highlights the racial diversity in his administration as a response to criticism [ more ]
moreracial-diversity
#mayoral-control
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

A moving crisis': Mayor Adams again appeals in Albany for state to pick up half of migrant care costs | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams is seeking more migrant crisis aid from state lawmakers
Adams wants the state to shoulder 50% of the city's projected $10.6 billion migrant crisis tab [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

How Anger Over School Cuts Fuels Debate Over Mayoral Control

Eric Adams's control over the public school system in NYC is up for renewal in June.
There is debate over whether mayoral control has improved the system. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

A moving crisis': Mayor Adams again appeals in Albany for state to pick up half of migrant care costs | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams is seeking more migrant crisis aid from state lawmakers
Adams wants the state to shoulder 50% of the city's projected $10.6 billion migrant crisis tab [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

How Anger Over School Cuts Fuels Debate Over Mayoral Control

Eric Adams's control over the public school system in NYC is up for renewal in June.
There is debate over whether mayoral control has improved the system. [ more ]
moremayoral-control
#social-media
VIBE.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

50 Cent Speaks With NYC Mayor Eric Adams About Giving Migrants Free Prepaid Credit Cards

Rapper 50 Cent and New York City Mayor Eric Adams have found common ground on NYC's pilot program for migrants.
Adams invited 50 Cent to discuss the program in order to clear up any misunderstandings. [ more ]
Tampa Free Press
5 months ago
NYC politics

New York Mayor Launches Crusade Against Social Media Amid Crime, Migrant Crisis

New York City Mayor Eric Adams labels social media as a 'public health hazard' and an 'environmental toxin'
Adams claims social media platforms like TikTok and YouTube contribute to a mental health crisis [ more ]
Intelligencer
5 months ago
Marketing

Eric Adams Says TikTok Is an 'Environmental Toxin'

Eric Adams designates social media as a public-health hazard in his State of the City address.
Dr. Vasan issues advisory recommending time limits on social-media use and legislative steps to protect children from social-media companies. [ more ]
VIBE.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

50 Cent Speaks With NYC Mayor Eric Adams About Giving Migrants Free Prepaid Credit Cards

Rapper 50 Cent and New York City Mayor Eric Adams have found common ground on NYC's pilot program for migrants.
Adams invited 50 Cent to discuss the program in order to clear up any misunderstandings. [ more ]
Tampa Free Press
5 months ago
NYC politics

New York Mayor Launches Crusade Against Social Media Amid Crime, Migrant Crisis

New York City Mayor Eric Adams labels social media as a 'public health hazard' and an 'environmental toxin'
Adams claims social media platforms like TikTok and YouTube contribute to a mental health crisis [ more ]
Intelligencer
5 months ago
Marketing

Eric Adams Says TikTok Is an 'Environmental Toxin'

Eric Adams designates social media as a public-health hazard in his State of the City address.
Dr. Vasan issues advisory recommending time limits on social-media use and legislative steps to protect children from social-media companies. [ more ]
moresocial-media
The Hill
5 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams's very stylish - and very corrupt - predecessor

The New York Times faced criticism for reporting on Eric Adams's wardrobe and how he pays for his clothes
Adams's wardrobe raises questions of race and privilege in politics [ more ]
#state-of-the-city-address
City Limits
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams' State of the City: What's in it for Housing?

Mayor Eric Adams outlined housing-related plans in his annual State of the City address, including the launch of a Tenant Protection Cabinet and the development of affordable housing on city-owned sites.
Advocates criticized Adams for not adequately addressing the homelessness crisis in the city, which has more than 147,000 people in the shelter system. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

State of the City | Mayor Adams touts his halftime record during address in the Bronx | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams delivered his State of the City address, highlighting his accomplishments and proposing new policies.
Adams addressed issues including the housing crisis, negative impact of social media on children, and expanding public space. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

New York City Is Back From the Brink,' Mayor Says in Upbeat Speech

Mayor Eric Adams highlights improvements in public safety and jobs in his State of the City address.
Adams announces plans to build affordable housing, redesign a plaza, and create an agency to regulate the delivery industry. [ more ]
City Limits
5 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams' State of the City: What's in it for Housing?

Mayor Eric Adams outlined housing-related plans in his annual State of the City address, including the launch of a Tenant Protection Cabinet and the development of affordable housing on city-owned sites.
Advocates criticized Adams for not adequately addressing the homelessness crisis in the city, which has more than 147,000 people in the shelter system. [ more ]
www.amny.com
5 months ago
NYC politics

State of the City | Mayor Adams touts his halftime record during address in the Bronx | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams delivered his State of the City address, highlighting his accomplishments and proposing new policies.
Adams addressed issues including the housing crisis, negative impact of social media on children, and expanding public space. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

New York City Is Back From the Brink,' Mayor Says in Upbeat Speech

Mayor Eric Adams highlights improvements in public safety and jobs in his State of the City address.
Adams announces plans to build affordable housing, redesign a plaza, and create an agency to regulate the delivery industry. [ more ]
morestate-of-the-city-address
Brooklyn Eagle
5 months ago
Law

Mayor's office announces 14 judicial appointments

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has appointed and reappointed several judges to Family Court, Criminal Court, and Civil Court.
The appointments aim to address the delays in the judicial system caused by the pandemic and ensure fair and efficient justice for New Yorkers. [ more ]
#solitary-confinement
Black Enterprise -
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Vetoes Bill Aimed At Police Accountability

New York Mayor Eric Adams, a Democrat, vetoed a bill that would have eliminated solitary confinement and another requiring police officers to more thoroughly document stops.
Adams defended his veto by saying that restrictions on solitary confinement would make jails more dangerous and the new requirements for officers would create more paperwork for law enforcement, possibly creating a danger to public safety. [ more ]
POLITICO
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City mayor's final push to block law-enforcement measures

Eric Adams is opposing legislation that would restrict police powers and limit solitary confinement in jails.
The federal monitor overseeing Rikers Island also opposes the solitary confinement legislation, aligning with Adams' stance. [ more ]
Black Enterprise -
5 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Vetoes Bill Aimed At Police Accountability

New York Mayor Eric Adams, a Democrat, vetoed a bill that would have eliminated solitary confinement and another requiring police officers to more thoroughly document stops.
Adams defended his veto by saying that restrictions on solitary confinement would make jails more dangerous and the new requirements for officers would create more paperwork for law enforcement, possibly creating a danger to public safety. [ more ]
POLITICO
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City mayor's final push to block law-enforcement measures

Eric Adams is opposing legislation that would restrict police powers and limit solitary confinement in jails.
The federal monitor overseeing Rikers Island also opposes the solitary confinement legislation, aligning with Adams' stance. [ more ]
moresolitary-confinement
Flipboard
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Adams vetoes 'How Many Stops Act' | Flipboard

Mayor Eric Adams vetoing the "How Many Stops Act" bill
The bill would require police officers to record details of all their street interactions [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

With Adams Vulnerable, Scott Stringer Explores Run for Mayor

Scott Stringer is forming an exploratory committee and raising funds for a possible primary challenge against Mayor Eric Adams in the 2021 mayoral race.
Stringer criticized Adams and presented himself as a seasoned alternative with policy plans to address the city's challenges, including affordable housing and falling revenue. [ more ]
POLITICO
6 months ago
NYC politics

Adams' fundraising disclosures reveal big spending on legal defense, billionaire donors

Eric Adams has nearly $300,000 left in his Legal Defense Fund and plans to continue seeking contributions.
The bulk of his legal defense spending went to the law firm WilmerHale, with smaller payments going to other firms for services such as forensic data collection and vetting donors. [ more ]
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