Bill de Blasio

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1010 WINS Newsroom
May 01, 2019 - 2:27 pm
New York has become the first major city in the U.S. to offer free phone calls from jails.
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May 01, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Mayor de Blasio joined Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Elmo and a bunch of their Muppet buddies on Wednesday for a ceremony officially changing the name of a Manhattan intersection to Sesame Street.
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A homeless man sits in the falling snow in the Financial District, January 30, 2019 in New York City.
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Mike Montone
April 30, 2019 - 3:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Homeless situation in New York continues to haunt Mayor Bill de Blasio. A study released on Tuesday, projects there will be more New Yorkers without permanent homes three years from now than the mayor predicted. RELATED: Man knifed outside of Times Square homeless...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 30, 2019 - 7:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Frustrated local residents placed flyers on the door of the Park Slope YMCA where Mayor de Blasio works out, which insisted that if he entered the premises he agreed not to run for president. Several flyers posted at the gym read, "By entering these premises you agree not to...
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April 29, 2019 - 1:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Police Department is disputing a report that some of its officers covered up the 2015 crash of a vehicle in which the mayor was riding. The Daily News says Democrat Bill de Blasio was in the backseat when a driver changing lanes collided with his vehicle. No one was...
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Adam Warner
April 28, 2019 - 1:14 pm
1010 WINS reporters Sonia Rincon, Juliet Papa and Samantha Liebman were among journalists taking swipes at Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city leaders at the 97th annual Inner Circle charity show.
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April 25, 2019 - 6:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday proposed a $92.5 billion executive budget for the 2020 fiscal year that begins July 1. That amount is $300 million more from his preliminary proposal in February and nearly $3.3 billion more than the budget adopted last year. His proposed...
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April 22, 2019 - 7:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to introduce a bill banning new construction of glass skyscrapers as part of his climate change effort to reduce citywide greenhouse emissions by 30 percent. In announcing his Green New Deal on Monday, the democratic mayor says all-glass...
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Adam Warner
April 22, 2019 - 8:17 am
Monday is Earth Day and Mayor Bill de Blasio will mark the occasion by celebrating the city’s version of the “Green New Deal” at an event in Long Island City.
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April 19, 2019 - 6:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio put his foot down on Friday, reminding those four schools that were shuttered Thursday for allegedly failing to turn over measles records, that they would stay closed until the outbreak was brought under control. RELATED: Wet weather, measles outbreak...
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