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April 16, 2019 - 11:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials in Rockland County are trying to contain an ongoing measles outbreak. There have been 186 confirmed cases. RELATED: US measles count up to 555, with most new cases in New York | Measles outbreak continues, 8 kids infected in Westchester | How measles is making a...
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FILE - This March 17, 2019 file photo shows New York Mayor Bill de Blasio listening as he speaks before a group of people at a restaurant in Concord, N.H. A would-be progressive standard bearer, de Blasio has spent the past few months exploring a run, traveling to events in early primary states. (AP Photo/Hunter Woodall)
April 14, 2019 - 9:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — At 6 feet, 5 inches tall, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stands out in a crowd. But does he have any shot of standing out in the packed field of potential Democratic candidates for president? A would-be progressive standard bearer, de Blasio has spent the past few months...
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April 11, 2019 - 3:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- In an early scene in The Graduate, Benjamin Braddock is advised to go into plastics. That may not be the case anymore, as New York is jumping on the anti-plastics bandwagon. RELATED: NY lawmaker: Plastic bag ban should include take-out bags | Explorer to trace flow of...
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April 11, 2019 - 10:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New York City has its own wireless network, and it crashed last weekend. The problem is a software issue similar to what everyone worried about 19 years ago, as Y2K approached. The network, NYCWiN, has been down since Saturday. The de Blasio administration ignored a warning...
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Richard Carranza has been named as the new Schools Chancellor of New York City.
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April 11, 2019 - 9:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The de Blasio administration's effort to diversify the city's elite high school did not meet targets set by the so-called 'Discovery Program', which had been described as a desegregation tool for elite schools. RELATED: NYC expands Meatless Mondays' to all public schools |...
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April 09, 2019 - 8:15 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio has declared a measles outbreak in Brooklyn to be a public health emergency and is ordering mandatory vaccinations.
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio at the DNC
April 05, 2019 - 7:04 am
Mayor de Blasio’s actions all seem to point towards a 2020 presidential run, points out a New York Times article.
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April 02, 2019 - 9:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Tuesday was the deadline for Mayor de Blasio to name a new head of NYCHA, but the federal government has agreed to grant the city a 45-day extension. The mayor on NY1 indicated that city hall has been working closely with federal monitors to find a new NYCHA chair and that...
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March 21, 2019 - 8:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A new Quinnipiac poll of New York state voters showed Mayor de Blasio with the lowest net favorability score of any Democrat polled, with a negative 24-49 percent favorability rating. De Blasio was underwater with city voters as well, with a negative 36-48 favorability...
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March 13, 2019 - 11:12 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Bill de Blasio talked about the possibility of a presidential run on “Good Day New York” as he got ready to set off for New Hampshire this weekend. De Blasio is planning to visit Manchester and Claremont, where his wife Chirlane McCray’s mother was born. RELATED: De Blasio on...
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