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AP News
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 received a ticket for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Mayor Adams hit with fifth ticket for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn building

Mayor Eric Adams received a fifth ticket for a rat infestation at his Bedford-Stuyvesant building, amidst elevated rat sightings in NYC. [ more ]
AP News
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 received a ticket for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn property. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Mayor Adams hit with fifth ticket for a rat infestation at his Brooklyn building

Mayor Eric Adams received a fifth ticket for a rat infestation at his Bedford-Stuyvesant building, amidst elevated rat sightings in NYC. [ more ]
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#legal-troubles
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC's top lawyer is officially stepping down, starting clock for mayor to nominate successor | amNewYork

Sylvia Hinds-Radix stepped down as NYC's corporation counsel after legal troubles amidst Mayor Eric Adams' administration. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Dodges Questions About Sexual Assault Case and FBI Investigation

Mayor Eric Adams declined to address specific questions about his legal issues during a press conference.
Adams emphasized the legal process and denied any wrongdoing in response to inquiries. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC's top lawyer is officially stepping down, starting clock for mayor to nominate successor | amNewYork

Sylvia Hinds-Radix stepped down as NYC's corporation counsel after legal troubles amidst Mayor Eric Adams' administration. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Dodges Questions About Sexual Assault Case and FBI Investigation

Mayor Eric Adams declined to address specific questions about his legal issues during a press conference.
Adams emphasized the legal process and denied any wrongdoing in response to inquiries. [ more ]
morelegal-troubles
#nypd
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC to build new training facility for shared use of all 16 safety agencies

New Public Safety Academy to be built in NYC with shared training space for all public safety agencies. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

I like his style': Mayor Adams defends NYPD chief of patrol amid social media controversy | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams praises NYPD Chief of Patrol John Chell for his honesty and defended his comments on migrants and crime stats. [ more ]
WPXI
1 month 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 a pro-Palestinian protest, labeling the violent actions as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
New York City

Mayor Eric Adams Says Administration Will Review' Video of Cop Punching Pro-Palestine Protestor in Brooklyn

The New York Police Department officers were captured on video punching pro-Palestine protestors in Brooklyn, prompting Mayor Eric Adams to term it an isolated incident and commend the officers. [ more ]
Intelligencer
2 months ago
NYC politics

The NYPD's 'Outside Agitators' Columbia Claim Is Thin So Far

Mayor Eric Adams and NYPD defend arresting pro-Palestinian demonstrators by claiming external radical influences.
NYPD officials and Mayor Adams argue protests were hijacked by 'outside agitators' and cite use of bike chains as evidence. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Columbia University aftermath: Mayor Adams, NYPD continue to point finger of blame at outside agitators' after massive raid | amNewYork

Mayor Adams and NYPD accuse outside agitators of instigating protests at Columbia University and City College. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
NYC politics

NYC to build new training facility for shared use of all 16 safety agencies

New Public Safety Academy to be built in NYC with shared training space for all public safety agencies. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

I like his style': Mayor Adams defends NYPD chief of patrol amid social media controversy | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams praises NYPD Chief of Patrol John Chell for his honesty and defended his comments on migrants and crime stats. [ more ]
WPXI
1 month 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 a pro-Palestinian protest, labeling the violent actions as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
New York City

Mayor Eric Adams Says Administration Will Review' Video of Cop Punching Pro-Palestine Protestor in Brooklyn

The New York Police Department officers were captured on video punching pro-Palestine protestors in Brooklyn, prompting Mayor Eric Adams to term it an isolated incident and commend the officers. [ more ]
Intelligencer
2 months ago
NYC politics

The NYPD's 'Outside Agitators' Columbia Claim Is Thin So Far

Mayor Eric Adams and NYPD defend arresting pro-Palestinian demonstrators by claiming external radical influences.
NYPD officials and Mayor Adams argue protests were hijacked by 'outside agitators' and cite use of bike chains as evidence. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Columbia University aftermath: Mayor Adams, NYPD continue to point finger of blame at outside agitators' after massive raid | amNewYork

Mayor Adams and NYPD accuse outside agitators of instigating protests at Columbia University and City College. [ more ]
morenypd
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Summer weather: Mayor Adams rolls out new preparations for extreme heat, poor air quality | amNewYork

Preparations to keep New Yorkers safe from extreme weather this summer, including expanded cooling centers and cool kits for at-risk populations. [ more ]
#city-council
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Heated City Council hearing sees pols, mayor's aide trade barbs over appointment oversight bill | amNewYork

Tensions between Mayor Eric Adams and City Council highlighted by lack of communication regarding a bill on appointees. [ more ]
Streetsblog
1 month ago
NYC politics

Friday's Headlines: Confirmation Consternation Edition - Streetsblog New York City

Legislation proposed by Speaker Adrienne Adams could grant City Council confirmation power over city agency heads, potentially challenging Mayor Eric Adams's vision for car-free future. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

A new bill could subject more mayoral nominees to council approval, but mayor's new charter commission could halt it | amNewYork

The formation of a Charter Revision Commission by Mayor Eric Adams may potentially obstruct Council Speaker Adrienne Adams' measure, leading to growing disputes between the City Council and the Mayor. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Restler: Mayor Adams' 'spurious' move to revise City Charter 'only delays the inevitable'

Mayor Adams plan to create a Charter Revision Commission is criticized as a move doomed to failure by Councilmember Restler. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Tense City Council hearing sees members slam Mayor Adams' new engagement form | amNewYork

City Council members questioned the need for a new online engagement form, citing it slows down communication with agency heads and adds unnecessary bureaucracy. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams' $111 billion executive budget plan restores some critical cuts, but shuts out libraries | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams unveils $111.6 billion budget plan, restores some funding but leaves public libraries on the chopping block. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Heated City Council hearing sees pols, mayor's aide trade barbs over appointment oversight bill | amNewYork

Tensions between Mayor Eric Adams and City Council highlighted by lack of communication regarding a bill on appointees. [ more ]
Streetsblog
1 month ago
NYC politics

Friday's Headlines: Confirmation Consternation Edition - Streetsblog New York City

Legislation proposed by Speaker Adrienne Adams could grant City Council confirmation power over city agency heads, potentially challenging Mayor Eric Adams's vision for car-free future. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

A new bill could subject more mayoral nominees to council approval, but mayor's new charter commission could halt it | amNewYork

The formation of a Charter Revision Commission by Mayor Eric Adams may potentially obstruct Council Speaker Adrienne Adams' measure, leading to growing disputes between the City Council and the Mayor. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Restler: Mayor Adams' 'spurious' move to revise City Charter 'only delays the inevitable'

Mayor Adams plan to create a Charter Revision Commission is criticized as a move doomed to failure by Councilmember Restler. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Tense City Council hearing sees members slam Mayor Adams' new engagement form | amNewYork

City Council members questioned the need for a new online engagement form, citing it slows down communication with agency heads and adds unnecessary bureaucracy. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams' $111 billion executive budget plan restores some critical cuts, but shuts out libraries | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams unveils $111.6 billion budget plan, restores some funding but leaves public libraries on the chopping block. [ more ]
morecity-council
#new-york-city-council
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Power struggle between Adams, NYC Council heats up with dueling meetings over mayoral picks, city charter changes

The New York City Council is proposing a bill to expand oversight of mayoral appointees, sparking a power struggle with Mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
City & State NY
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Council to unveil budget rebuttal

The New York City Council plans to respond to the Mayor's Preliminary Budget on April Fools Day, starting the next budget phase.
Dramatic funding cuts and reversals have marked the current budget season in New York City. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Power struggle between Adams, NYC Council heats up with dueling meetings over mayoral picks, city charter changes

The New York City Council is proposing a bill to expand oversight of mayoral appointees, sparking a power struggle with Mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
City & State NY
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Council to unveil budget rebuttal

The New York City Council plans to respond to the Mayor's Preliminary Budget on April Fools Day, starting the next budget phase.
Dramatic funding cuts and reversals have marked the current budget season in New York City. [ more ]
morenew-york-city-council
#charter-revision-commission
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Adams' Charter Revision Commission filled with friendly faces

Mayor Eric Adams appointed loyalists and inner circle members to the influential Charter Revision Commission. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Fills a Key Commission With Allies and Donors

Mayor Eric Adams values loyalty in appointments, choosing allies and donors for key positions in the Charter Revision Commission. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Adams vs. Adams: A Power Struggle in New York City Turns Ugly

The New York City Council speaker plans to introduce legislation requiring mayoral approval on key appointments, potentially curbing the mayor's authority. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Adams' Charter Revision Commission filled with friendly faces

Mayor Eric Adams appointed loyalists and inner circle members to the influential Charter Revision Commission. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Fills a Key Commission With Allies and Donors

Mayor Eric Adams values loyalty in appointments, choosing allies and donors for key positions in the Charter Revision Commission. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Adams vs. Adams: A Power Struggle in New York City Turns Ugly

The New York City Council speaker plans to introduce legislation requiring mayoral approval on key appointments, potentially curbing the mayor's authority. [ more ]
morecharter-revision-commission
#protests
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Adams Defends NYPD's Response in Pro-Palestinian Protest in Bay Ridge

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to protests, cited need for investigations into excessive force, and addressed his involvement in a pro-Israel WhatsApp group. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
New York City

A retired teacher saw inspiration in Columbia's protests. Eric Adams called her an outside agitator

The mayor's claim of 'outside agitators' radicalizing students at Columbia University was based on false information. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Says Outside Agitators Causing Issues at Protests, Introduces Two New NYPD Recruit Classes

Mayor Adams criticized protesters' disruptive behavior during Palestine support protests and announced additional police academy classes. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Adams Defends NYPD's Response in Pro-Palestinian Protest in Bay Ridge

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to protests, cited need for investigations into excessive force, and addressed his involvement in a pro-Israel WhatsApp group. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
New York City

A retired teacher saw inspiration in Columbia's protests. Eric Adams called her an outside agitator

The mayor's claim of 'outside agitators' radicalizing students at Columbia University was based on false information. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Says Outside Agitators Causing Issues at Protests, Introduces Two New NYPD Recruit Classes

Mayor Adams criticized protesters' disruptive behavior during Palestine support protests and announced additional police academy classes. [ more ]
moreprotests
#arrests
WFTV
1 month ago
New York City

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

Mayor Adams defends police response to pro-Palestinian protest as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
New York City

Pro-Palestinian protesters arrested at New York University and New School

Police cleared out protesters at NYU amid increased pressure on Mayor Adams to disclose details of non-students arrested during protests in NYC.
Pro-Palestinian protests across 40+ campuses in the US have led to almost 2,200 arrests. [ more ]
WFTV
1 month ago
New York City

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

Mayor Adams defends police response to pro-Palestinian protest as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
New York City

Pro-Palestinian protesters arrested at New York University and New School

Police cleared out protesters at NYU amid increased pressure on Mayor Adams to disclose details of non-students arrested during protests in NYC.
Pro-Palestinian protests across 40+ campuses in the US have led to almost 2,200 arrests. [ more ]
morearrests
#corruption-investigation
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

City Hall aide suspended during FBI probe of Adams campaign fundraising is cooperating with feds: sources

An Adams staffer, Rana Abbasova, suspended for improper conduct amid an FBI probe, is now cooperating with federal investigators. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

City Hall Aide Is Cooperating With Corruption Investigation Into Adams

The aide to Mayor Eric Adams, Rana Abbasova, is cooperating with a corruption investigation into the mayor and his 2021 campaign. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

City Hall aide suspended during FBI probe of Adams campaign fundraising is cooperating with feds: sources

An Adams staffer, Rana Abbasova, suspended for improper conduct amid an FBI probe, is now cooperating with federal investigators. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

City Hall Aide Is Cooperating With Corruption Investigation Into Adams

The aide to Mayor Eric Adams, Rana Abbasova, is cooperating with a corruption investigation into the mayor and his 2021 campaign. [ more ]
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#lawsuit
time.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Diddy's Key to New York City May Be Rescinded, Mayor Adams Says

Mayor Eric Adams considering revoking Sean Diddy Combs' key to the city after assault video surfaced. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Top Adviser to Mayor Adams Is Hit With a Second Harassment Lawsuit

Mayor Eric Adams's confidant Timothy Pearson sued twice in a month for alleged harassment and retaliation against female colleagues. [ more ]
time.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Diddy's Key to New York City May Be Rescinded, Mayor Adams Says

Mayor Eric Adams considering revoking Sean Diddy Combs' key to the city after assault video surfaced. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Top Adviser to Mayor Adams Is Hit With a Second Harassment Lawsuit

Mayor Eric Adams's confidant Timothy Pearson sued twice in a month for alleged harassment and retaliation against female colleagues. [ more ]
morelawsuit
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Eric Adams 'not concerned' as speculation mounts that ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo could run for NYC mayor

Mayor Eric Adams remains unfazed by the possibility of Andrew Cuomo running against him in 2025. [ more ]
#new-york-city
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

As New Yorkers Turn on Mayor Adams, Prominent Democrats Join the Pile-On

Prominent Democrats are increasingly criticizing Mayor Eric Adams for his handling of various issues, potentially impacting his re-election bid. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Group says Adams' promise of 3-K seats for every child falls through

Not all parents of city children received 3-K seat despite promises from Mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Free Preschool With One Catch: It May Be a Long Commute Away

Promise of free prekindergarten in NYC unfulfilled, leaving families facing high child-care costs [ more ]
Intelligencer
1 month ago
New York City

Zellnor Myrie's Challenge Is a Moment of Reckoning for Eric Adams

State Senator Myrie challenges Mayor Adams due to perceived lack of leadership and focus on basic necessities like quake and storm responses. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

State Senator Zellnor Myrie To Run Against Mayor in Primary, Report Says

Zellnor Myrie challenges Mayor Eric Adams in the Democratic primary for New York City Mayor. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC water bills will soar 8.5% under 'hidden' $1.4B tax buried in Adams budget

Mayor Eric Adams plans hidden tax, raising NYC homeowners' water bills by 8.5% despite no new taxes in budget. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

As New Yorkers Turn on Mayor Adams, Prominent Democrats Join the Pile-On

Prominent Democrats are increasingly criticizing Mayor Eric Adams for his handling of various issues, potentially impacting his re-election bid. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Group says Adams' promise of 3-K seats for every child falls through

Not all parents of city children received 3-K seat despite promises from Mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Free Preschool With One Catch: It May Be a Long Commute Away

Promise of free prekindergarten in NYC unfulfilled, leaving families facing high child-care costs [ more ]
Intelligencer
1 month ago
New York City

Zellnor Myrie's Challenge Is a Moment of Reckoning for Eric Adams

State Senator Myrie challenges Mayor Adams due to perceived lack of leadership and focus on basic necessities like quake and storm responses. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

State Senator Zellnor Myrie To Run Against Mayor in Primary, Report Says

Zellnor Myrie challenges Mayor Eric Adams in the Democratic primary for New York City Mayor. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC water bills will soar 8.5% under 'hidden' $1.4B tax buried in Adams budget

Mayor Eric Adams plans hidden tax, raising NYC homeowners' water bills by 8.5% despite no new taxes in budget. [ more ]
morenew-york-city
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams blasts Washington Post report as antisemitic'

Mayor Adams denies influence by billionaires in decision-making process related to pro-Palestinian encampments at college campuses. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Community Organizations Call for Mayor Eric Adams to Apologize for Controversial Remarks

Local advocacy groups demand apology from Mayor Eric Adams for insensitive comment. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams says he hopes city probe of NYPD's social media use will look at council members' posts | amNewYork

DOI probe into NYPD's social media use & City Council mistreatment of employees. Mayor Adams calls for scrutiny & code of conduct on interactions. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

In Rome, Adams Sees a Model for Helping Migrants Assimilate

Mayor Eric Adams of New York was impressed by a migrant welcome center in Rocca di Papa, Italy, and seeks to replicate a similar model in New York. [ more ]
#pope-francis
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

A Sacred Moment': Mayor Eric Adams on his Meeting With Pope Francis

Mayor Eric Adams met with Pope Francis in Vatican, feeling calm and grateful. They discussed global conflicts and peace initiatives. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

With Conflicts at Home, Eric Adams Arrives in Rome to Discuss Peace

Mayor Eric Adams visits Rome to discuss peace with Pope Francis amidst global conflicts and humanitarian efforts. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams to Meet With Pope Francis in Rome

Mayor Eric Adams is visiting Rome to meet with Pope Francis, aiming to strengthen his political standing among churchgoing voters. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

A Sacred Moment': Mayor Eric Adams on his Meeting With Pope Francis

Mayor Eric Adams met with Pope Francis in Vatican, feeling calm and grateful. They discussed global conflicts and peace initiatives. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

With Conflicts at Home, Eric Adams Arrives in Rome to Discuss Peace

Mayor Eric Adams visits Rome to discuss peace with Pope Francis amidst global conflicts and humanitarian efforts. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams to Meet With Pope Francis in Rome

Mayor Eric Adams is visiting Rome to meet with Pope Francis, aiming to strengthen his political standing among churchgoing voters. [ more ]
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Spectrumlocalnews
2 months ago
NYC politics

Brooklyn state senator explores challenge to Adams

Sen. Zellnor Myrie is considering a mayoral run in 2025 against Mayor Eric Adams, focusing on delivering tangible results for New Yorkers. [ more ]
#nyc-politics
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Second Democrat Emerges to Cloud Mayor Adams's Path to Re-Election

Senator Zellnor Myrie is challenging NYC Mayor Eric Adams in the Democratic primary, highlighting Adams' declining support and administration's shortcomings. [ more ]
City Journal
2 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Voters' Growing Discontent

Low approval ratings for Mayor Adams as NYC voters believe things are on the wrong track. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Second Democrat Emerges to Cloud Mayor Adams's Path to Re-Election

Senator Zellnor Myrie is challenging NYC Mayor Eric Adams in the Democratic primary, highlighting Adams' declining support and administration's shortcomings. [ more ]
City Journal
2 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Voters' Growing Discontent

Low approval ratings for Mayor Adams as NYC voters believe things are on the wrong track. [ more ]
morenyc-politics
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Brooklyn

NYC boosts efforts to shut down illegal cannabis shops

Mayor Eric Adams launched Operation Padlock to Protect, targeting unlicensed cannabis sellers in NYC, scaling up efforts with state-granted authority. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
Cars

Hunts Point receives six electric vehicle chargers in citywide push for green transportation - Bronx Times

The Bronx Wastewater Resource Recovery Facility in Hunts Point unveiled six new EV chargers, marking NYC's 2,000th municipal charging port, supporting Mayor Eric Adams' environmental initiatives. [ more ]
#political-criticism
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams Attacks Despicable' Universities for Allowing Another Country's Flag To Fly in Our Country'

Mayor Eric Adams criticized NY universities for allowing foreign flags despite his own flag-raising ceremonies. [ more ]
The Daily Wire
3 months ago
NYC politics

Texas Governor Abbott Blasts NYC Mayor Adams: 'Aiding And Abetting' Biden's Border Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott criticizes Mayor Eric Adams for aiding President Biden's immigration crisis.
Abbott accuses Biden of using immigrants for political gain and criticizes Adams for sanctuary city policies. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams Attacks Despicable' Universities for Allowing Another Country's Flag To Fly in Our Country'

Mayor Eric Adams criticized NY universities for allowing foreign flags despite his own flag-raising ceremonies. [ more ]
The Daily Wire
3 months ago
NYC politics

Texas Governor Abbott Blasts NYC Mayor Adams: 'Aiding And Abetting' Biden's Border Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott criticizes Mayor Eric Adams for aiding President Biden's immigration crisis.
Abbott accuses Biden of using immigrants for political gain and criticizes Adams for sanctuary city policies. [ more ]
morepolitical-criticism
BKReader
2 months ago
New York City

NYPD is Doing Great Job at Columbia University, Mayor

Mayor Adams expressed support for Columbia University officials and the NYPD's handling of protests, rejecting the need for National Guard assistance. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams' lawyers claim sex abuse accuser is slow-walking evidence requests

Mayor Eric Adams' lawyers are pushing back against delays in evidence submission by the accuser in a sexual abuse case. [ more ]
#civilian-complaint-review-board
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams defends recent moves to replace CCRB chair, fire head of hate crimes unit | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams defends recent personnel changes at police oversight board and hate crimes unit. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Pushes Out Chairwoman of Police Oversight Board

Arva Rice, interim chairwoman of the Civilian Complaint Review Board, to step down at Mayor's request after criticizing Police Department. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams defends recent moves to replace CCRB chair, fire head of hate crimes unit | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams defends recent personnel changes at police oversight board and hate crimes unit. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Pushes Out Chairwoman of Police Oversight Board

Arva Rice, interim chairwoman of the Civilian Complaint Review Board, to step down at Mayor's request after criticizing Police Department. [ more ]
morecivilian-complaint-review-board
#investigations
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

The Aggressive and Expensive Legal Team Defending Mayor Adams

Mayor Eric Adams is hiring high-powered defense lawyers to represent him in investigations and lawsuits, showing his loyalty to those who support him. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Pushes to Hire Ex-Giuliani Deputy as New York's Top Lawyer

Mayor Eric Adams is looking to replace NYC's top lawyer with Randy Mastro for a more assertive defender. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

The Aggressive and Expensive Legal Team Defending Mayor Adams

Mayor Eric Adams is hiring high-powered defense lawyers to represent him in investigations and lawsuits, showing his loyalty to those who support him. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Mayor Adams Pushes to Hire Ex-Giuliani Deputy as New York's Top Lawyer

Mayor Eric Adams is looking to replace NYC's top lawyer with Randy Mastro for a more assertive defender. [ more ]
moreinvestigations
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Black unemployment rate drops significantly in NYC, new report shows

Black unemployment in NYC has significantly decreased to below 8% since 2022 under Mayor Eric Adams' administration. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams' 2025 spending scheme could've been worse - but also better

Mayor Eric Adams proposed a $111.6 billion budget for 2025, showing cautious financial management amidst potential upcoming spending challenges. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

What's News, Breaking: Thursday, April 25, 2024

Some pro-Palestinian protesters at college campuses may be outside agitators according to Mayor Eric Adams. [ more ]
#budget-cuts
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Walks Back Budget Cuts, but No Reprieve for Libraries

Mayor Eric Adams proposed a revised $111.6 billion budget, restoring $2.3 billion to offset previous cuts based on better than expected tax revenue. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams seeks to oust outspoken chairwoman of NYPD oversight board: sources

Mayor Eric Adams seeks to remove interim chairwoman of the CCRB due to her outspoken criticism of budget cuts affecting the board's efficiency. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Walks Back Budget Cuts, but No Reprieve for Libraries

Mayor Eric Adams proposed a revised $111.6 billion budget, restoring $2.3 billion to offset previous cuts based on better than expected tax revenue. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams seeks to oust outspoken chairwoman of NYPD oversight board: sources

Mayor Eric Adams seeks to remove interim chairwoman of the CCRB due to her outspoken criticism of budget cuts affecting the board's efficiency. [ more ]
morebudget-cuts
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

Adams aide wanted a piece of lucrative migrants contracts, saying 'I have to get mine': lawsuit

Mayor Eric Adams' advisor sought a share of migrant contracts in a lawsuit, revealing potential misconduct and entitlement. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Bo Dietl Dropped By Eric Adams Legal Team After Telling Reporter to Go Suck D**k Somewhere'

Bo Dietl removed from Mayor's defense fund after inappropriate language towards a reporter. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Launches Pilot Programs to Tackle Package Theft, Domestic Violence

New pilot programs launched by Mayor Adams to support domestic violence victims and prevent package theft in NYC. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
NYC politics

Glass half full' for Mayor Adams on likely state budget deal that fell short on some of his top priorities | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams views the state budget agreement positively, focusing on included reforms despite some priorities being excluded. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Protesters Disrupt Mayor Adams's Speech to Business Leaders

Protesters disrupt Mayor Adams speech accusing him of favoring real estate over working-class New Yorkers [ more ]
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2 months ago
NYC politics

Hochul Announces $237 Billion Budget, Including a Housing Deal

New York State leaders agreed on a $237 billion budget focusing on combating housing shortages, with intense debates on various proposed changes. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

City Council members slam Adams on social media for asserting people can't just walk in' to their offices | amNewYork

Mayor Adams' new policy requiring an online form to meet with city agency heads sparked a backlash among City Council members. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

Adams declines to say if he'll sign newly-passed council bills requiring EMS workers be given body armor | amNewYork

Mayor Adams did not commit immediately to signing a bill requiring body armor for EMS workers, but aims to keep public servants safe. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
3 months ago
Brooklyn

What's News, Breaking: Thursday, April 11, 2024

The state Education Department's report on NYC school governance is inconclusive.
The report indicates a desire for change but does not specify what changes are needed. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Adams' high-profile new lawyer goes on offensive to quash sex assault suit before mayoral race

Mayor Adams employs high-profile lawyer for aggressive legal strategy against sexual assault lawsuit.
Legal moves aim to clear Adams before opponents can leverage allegations during the 2025 mayoral primary. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Lawmakers furious at NYC Mayor Eric Adams' crackdown on comms between Big Apple agencies, elected officials: 'Bureaucratic BS'

Lawmakers are upset with Mayor Eric Adams' new process for communication.
Council members feel the new Google Form is excessive and unnecessary. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Adams stops short of calling for deportation of migrants who allegedly hurt cop during shoplifting arrest: 'This is my position'

Mayor Adams emphasizes deportation for repeat violent offenders after serving time.
Adams shifts stance from overhauling sanctuary laws to holding suspected serious crime offenders accountable. [ more ]
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www.amny.com
3 months ago
Law

Mayor Adams confident in Law Department's move to hire lawyer Alex Spiro to aid in his sexual assault defense | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams is confident in the city Law Department's decision to hire celebrity lawyer Alex Spiro for his defense.
Lorna Beach-Mathura accuses Mayor Adams of sexual assault in a decades-old case that he vehemently denies. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams taps high-profile attorney in Elon Musk's inner circle to defend him in sex assault suit

Alex Spiro, a high-profile attorney, will help defend Mayor Eric Adams against a lawsuit alleging sexual assault from over three decades ago.
Spiro, known for representing celebrities like Elon Musk and Jay-Z, will assist in the case brought by Lorna Beach-Mathura, denying the accusations against Adams. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
Law

Mayor Adams confident in Law Department's move to hire lawyer Alex Spiro to aid in his sexual assault defense | amNewYork

Mayor Eric Adams is confident in the city Law Department's decision to hire celebrity lawyer Alex Spiro for his defense.
Lorna Beach-Mathura accuses Mayor Adams of sexual assault in a decades-old case that he vehemently denies. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams taps high-profile attorney in Elon Musk's inner circle to defend him in sex assault suit

Alex Spiro, a high-profile attorney, will help defend Mayor Eric Adams against a lawsuit alleging sexual assault from over three decades ago.
Spiro, known for representing celebrities like Elon Musk and Jay-Z, will assist in the case brought by Lorna Beach-Mathura, denying the accusations against Adams. [ more ]
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Just The News
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Adams under investigation over possible flight upgrades: Report

Mayor Eric Adams under federal investigation for receiving free flight upgrades from Turkish Airlines.
Adams' attorney denies any wrongdoing, stating that Adams consistently disclosed his official travel and did not receive any improper upgrades. [ more ]
Newsmax
3 months ago
NYC politics

Feds Probe NYC Mayor Over Free Turkish Airlines Upgrades

FBI and U.S. Attorney's Office investigating Mayor Eric Adams for potential acceptance of free upgrades from Turkish Airlines.
Investigation linked to broader probe on alleged foreign money funneling, influence in city approvals, and associates' involvement in corruption. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

FBI eyes NYC Mayor Eric Adams business class upgrades on Turkish Airlines in campaign probe

The FBI is investigating business class upgrades received by Mayor Eric Adams on Turkish Airlines as part of a federal probe into his campaign finances.
Adams, through his attorney, denied any wrongdoing in accepting the upgrades. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Under FBI Investigation Over Free Flight Upgrades

Mayor Eric Adams under FBI investigation for Turkish Airlines flight upgrades.
Investigation includes relationships between Adams, Turkish Airlines, and Turkish government. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

F.B.I. Examining Free Airfare Upgrades Received by Adams

Federal authorities investigating Mayor Eric Adams's campaign fund-raising are examining valuable flight upgrades he received from Turkish Airlines.
The investigation has led to inquiries about potential corruption, foreign money funneling, and safety concerns related to the New York City Fire Department and Turkey's high-rise consulate. [ more ]
Just The News
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Adams under investigation over possible flight upgrades: Report

Mayor Eric Adams under federal investigation for receiving free flight upgrades from Turkish Airlines.
Adams' attorney denies any wrongdoing, stating that Adams consistently disclosed his official travel and did not receive any improper upgrades. [ more ]
Newsmax
3 months ago
NYC politics

Feds Probe NYC Mayor Over Free Turkish Airlines Upgrades

FBI and U.S. Attorney's Office investigating Mayor Eric Adams for potential acceptance of free upgrades from Turkish Airlines.
Investigation linked to broader probe on alleged foreign money funneling, influence in city approvals, and associates' involvement in corruption. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

FBI eyes NYC Mayor Eric Adams business class upgrades on Turkish Airlines in campaign probe

The FBI is investigating business class upgrades received by Mayor Eric Adams on Turkish Airlines as part of a federal probe into his campaign finances.
Adams, through his attorney, denied any wrongdoing in accepting the upgrades. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Under FBI Investigation Over Free Flight Upgrades

Mayor Eric Adams under FBI investigation for Turkish Airlines flight upgrades.
Investigation includes relationships between Adams, Turkish Airlines, and Turkish government. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

F.B.I. Examining Free Airfare Upgrades Received by Adams

Federal authorities investigating Mayor Eric Adams's campaign fund-raising are examining valuable flight upgrades he received from Turkish Airlines.
The investigation has led to inquiries about potential corruption, foreign money funneling, and safety concerns related to the New York City Fire Department and Turkey's high-rise consulate. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
New York City

N.Y.P.D. Officials Deploy Aggressive Use of Force (on Social Media)

The New York Police Department's executives engage in combative social media behavior on X.
Mayor Eric Adams and top police officials support aggressive responses on social media platforms. [ more ]
Dallas News
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor welcomes Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to New York with offer to sleep at migrant shelter

Mayor Eric Adams offered Texas Gov. Greg Abbott a stay in a migrant shelter to understand the crisis he contributed to.
Adams criticized Abbott for failing to coordinate with the city on the migrant situation and shifting responsibility to other cities. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams invites GOP Texas Gov. Abbott to stay in migrant shelter while in town for Republican gala | amNewYork

Mayor Adams offers Texas Gov. Abbott stay in NYC migrant shelter as response to his immigration policies.
Abbott's visit prompts discussion around political motivations behind bussing migrants to northern sanctuary cities. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
NYC politics

City to Engage Migrants About Importance of Sending Children to School

Mayor Adams appointed a task force to engage migrant parents about sending their children to school.
City Councilwoman Ariola expressed concern about young migrant children selling snacks on subways and streets. [ more ]
Cbsnews
3 months ago
NYC politics

Watch Live: NYC Mayor Eric Adams makes jobs related announcement

Mayor Eric Adams to announce pay raise for delivery workers on minimum wage.
Announcement happening live at 11 a.m. on CBS News New York. [ more ]
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New York Amsterdam News
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Eric Adams received a jailhouse baptism from Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday at Rikers Island.
Adams emphasized the importance of not judging individuals based on their current circumstances. [ more ]
TheGrio
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Mayor Eric Adams gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Adams received a jailhouse baptism on Good Friday at Rikers Island.
He emphasized the importance of self-worth and redemption to the incarcerated men. [ more ]
NBC New York
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 from Rev. Al Sharpton at Rikers Island.
Adams emphasized a message of hope and redemption for incarcerated individuals. [ more ]
New York Amsterdam News
3 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Eric Adams gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Eric Adams received a jailhouse baptism from Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday at Rikers Island.
Adams emphasized the importance of not judging individuals based on their current circumstances. [ more ]
TheGrio
3 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Mayor Eric Adams gets baptized in jail by Rev. Al Sharpton on Good Friday

Mayor Adams received a jailhouse baptism on Good Friday at Rikers Island.
He emphasized the importance of self-worth and redemption to the incarcerated men. [ more ]
NBC New York
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 from Rev. Al Sharpton at Rikers Island.
Adams emphasized a message of hope and redemption for incarcerated individuals. [ more ]
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www.mediaite.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

NYC's Eric Adams Brutally Grilled on The Breakfast Club, Accused of Fear-Mongering' Over Crime in the City

Mayor Eric Adams confronted by activist for fear-mongering on crime in NYC.
Discussion on the impact of rhetoric and actions on public perception of safety. [ more ]
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